Rutanya Alda

About Rutanya Alda

Who is it?: Actress, Miscellaneous Crew
Birth Day: October 13, 1942
Birth Place:  Riga, Latvia, Latvia
Other names: Ruth Alda, Ruth Avots
Occupation: Actress
Years active: 1968–present
Spouse(s): Richard Bright (m. 1977–2006)
Children: Jeremy Bright (b. 1988)

Rutanya Alda

Rutanya Alda was born on October 13, 1942 in  Riga, Latvia, Latvia, is Actress, Miscellaneous Crew. Rutanya Alda was born on October 13, 1942 in Riga, Latvia as Rutanya Skrastina. She is known for her work on The Deer Hunter (1978), Mommie Dearest (1981) and Amityville II: The Possession (1982). She was previously married to Richard Bright.
Rutanya Alda is a member of Actress

Does Rutanya Alda Dead or Alive?

As per our current Database, Rutanya Alda is still alive (as per Wikipedia, Last update: May 10, 2020).

🎂 Rutanya Alda - Age, Bio, Faces and Birthday

Currently, Rutanya Alda is 81 years, 6 months and 7 days old. Rutanya Alda will celebrate 82rd birthday on a Sunday 13th of October 2024. Below we countdown to Rutanya Alda upcoming birthday.

Popular As Rutanya Alda
Occupation Actress
Age 81 years old
Zodiac Sign Scorpio
Born October 13, 1942 ( Riga, Latvia, Latvia)
Birthday October 13
Town/City  Riga, Latvia, Latvia
Nationality Latvia

🌙 Zodiac

Rutanya Alda’s zodiac sign is Scorpio. According to astrologers, Scorpio-born are passionate and assertive people. They are determined and decisive, and will research until they find out the truth. Scorpio is a great leader, always aware of the situation and also features prominently in resourcefulness. Scorpio is a Water sign and lives to experience and express emotions. Although emotions are very important for Scorpio, they manifest them differently than other water signs. In any case, you can be sure that the Scorpio will keep your secrets, whatever they may be.

🌙 Chinese Zodiac Signs

Rutanya Alda was born in the Year of the Horse. Those born under the Chinese Zodiac sign of the Horse love to roam free. They’re energetic, self-reliant, money-wise, and they enjoy traveling, love and intimacy. They’re great at seducing, sharp-witted, impatient and sometimes seen as a drifter. Compatible with Dog or Tiger.

Some Rutanya Alda images



She was married to actor Richard Bright from 1977 until his death in 2006, when he was hit by a bus in New York City. They had one son, Jeremy.


With a career spanning nearly 50 years in show Business and over a hundred roles, Alda might be best known for her performances in The Deer Hunter as Steven's wife, Angela, as well as for the cult classic Mommie Dearest, as loyal Crawford housekeeper Carol Ann, and Amityville II: The Possession, having been nominated for the Golden Raspberry Award two years in succession (1982 and 1983) for the latter roles. She has also won a Clio and is a member of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences. Additionally, Alda has appeared in numerous television programs, such as Cold Case, CSI: Crime Scene Investigation and as a featured character in the Ron Perlman/Linda Hamilton TV series Beauty and the Beast, as well as commercials and stage work.


In 2009, she appeared in Stolen, playing the elder version of Jessica Chastain's character, and had a supporting role in the horror film Late Phases (2014). Between 2014 and 2016, Alda appeared in the web series Old Dogs & New Tricks.

Rutanya Alda trend