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Sarah Ellis Smith

Sarah Ellis Smith was born in Asheville, North Carolina and grew up in the foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains in Rabun Gap, Georgia. Smith began acting at an early age under her father's direction in theatre productions. At 15, she was part of an ensemble that began a circus program within her school, Rabun Gap Nacoochee School, that continues ... See full bio »
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Known For

The Host
The Host Soul Pearle
American Horror House
Desiree The Glass Stripper
The Big Short
The Big Short Sales Manager


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 2015 Into the Badlands (TV Series)
- White Stork Spreads Wings (2015) ... Valentine (as Ruby Lou Smith)
- The Fort (2015) ... Valentine (as Ruby Lou Smith)
 2015 The Big Short
Sales Manager (uncredited)
 2015 NCIS: New Orleans (TV Series)
Peggy Mitchell
- The List (2015) ... Peggy Mitchell (as Ruby Lou Smith)
 2015 Desiree
The Glass Stripper (as Ruby Lou Smith)
 2015 American Horror Story (TV Series)
Judy Manners
- Curtain Call (2015) ... Judy Manners (as Ruby Lou Smith)
 2014 2 Bedroom 1 Bath
Susan (as Ruby Lou Smith)
 2012-2013 Treme (TV Series)
- Yes We Can Can (2013) ... (as Ruby Lou Smith)
- Tipitina (2012) ... Tabitha (as Ruby Lou Smith)
- The Greatest Love (2012) ... (as Ruby Lou Smith)
 2013 The Host
Soul Pearle (as Ruby Lou Smith)
 2012 American Horror House (TV Movie)
Marylynn (as Ruby Lou Smith)
 2012 Common Law (TV Series)
- Role Play (2012) ... Hostess (as Ruby-Lou Smith)
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 2014 Broken Things (TV Movie) (special thanks - as Ruby Lou Smith)

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Ruby Lou Smith | Ruby-Lou Smith


5' 7" (1.7 m)

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Earned her M.F.A in acting in 2011 from Louisiana State University.



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