may have a famous father, but don't let that small factor fool you -- she's worked just as hard as her peers to get to where she is today.
During a break from filming, the 27-year-old actress, best known for playing Sierra on Shameless
, called Et on the phone, where she explained her journey from childhood to Hollywood.
Many of Ruby's fans know her father, Matthew Modine
, who's starred in films and TV shows like Full Metal Jacket
, The Dark Knight Rises
and Stranger Things
. But many aren't as familiar with her Puerto Rican mother, Caridad Rivera, a makeup and wardrobe stylist.
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Ruby admitted that, especially while trying to make it in this industry, both her mom and dad, who have been together nearly 40 years, didn't have a whole lot growing up. Born in Loma Linda