NCIS: LA star Daniela Ruah is featured in the March/April 2018 issue of CBS Watch! Magazine.
From the digital issue:
Daniela Ruah, star of NCIS: Los Angeles on passion, Portugal, and living the American Dream. She was born in Boston, but her parents are Portuguese and she spend most of her formative years in Portugal.
On her childhood: “I put on shows with my teddy bears for my parents. I had a captive audience! My parents were always very supportive. They let me be who I was.”
On playing NCIS: LA character Kensi: “She started out on the show very independent. She didn’t want a relationship, then Deeks comes along. He’s broken from his own past. Somehow they find solace and strength in each other and a healthy relationship with each other.”
On marrying her NCIS: LA co-star Eric Christian Olsen’s brother David: “[Eric] knew I was dating somebody who was very nice but just not right for me. So he starting planting the seed. ‘You know, I think you should meet my brother. I think you guys would really hit it off.'”
NCIS: LA airs Sundays at 9/8c on CBS.
Photography: Cliff Lipson / Styling: Jordan Grossman / Hair: Steven Mason / Makeup: Robert Bryan