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Overview (2)

Born in Castro Valley, California, USA
Birth NameDina Marie Ruiz

Mini Bio (1)

Dina Ruiz was born in 1965. She graduated from Mission San Jose High School in Fremont, California, anchored Newsline for Ohlone College Television, then majored in Radio/TV at San Francisco State University, graduating in 1988. Two years later, she was hired as a reporter and eventually a news anchor for KNAZ-TV in Flagstaff, Arizona. About a year after that, she was hired at KSBW as a news anchor.

She met Clint Eastwood for the first time while doing an interview in 1993. They married March 31, 1996. Their daughter, Morgan Eastwood, was born December 12th 1996.

She retired from KSBW in 1997 to spend more time with her baby "Morgie" and husband.

One of her projects was a news magazine called "Quest for Excellence" that airs on several Bay Area stations. "Quest" is intended to highlight aspects of the state's educational system, and a recent program even highlighted a Monterey Bay student with cerebral palsy.

Dina is hostess of Candid Camera (1998) and acted in Blood Work (2002) and True Crime (1999). She is on the board of two non- profit charities and a contributing editor for "Golf Digest Women".

She also hosts The Eagle Invitational Golf Tournament.

- IMDb Mini Biography By: Aernout Fetter (apfetter@zonnet.nl)

Family (4)

Spouse Scott Fisher (1 July 2016 - present)
Clint Eastwood (31 March 1996 - 22 December 2014)  (divorced)  (1 child)
Children Morgan Eastwood
Francesca Eastwood (stepchild)
Parents Ruiz, Michael
Ruiz, Mary
Relatives Dominic V. Ruiz (sibling)

Trivia (9)

Former news anchor for KSBW in Salinas, California.
Is of African-American, Hawaiian and Japanese descent on her father's side, and English, Irish and German descent on her mother's side. Her father was adopted as an infant by a Portuguese/Puerto Rican couple, hence the surname 'Ruiz'.
Sister of Dominic V. Ruiz.
Ex-husband Clint Eastwood is 14 years older than Dina's father and 16 years older than her mother.
Sister-in-law of Jade Marx-Berti.
Daughter, Morgan Eastwood, born 12 December 1996.
Former daughter-in-law of Ruth Wood.
Married her boyfriend of three years Scott Fisher at the Bacara Resort and Spa in Santa Barbara, California. This is her second marriage. [July 2016]
Her mother Mary Lu died of cancer at age 74. [August 2020]

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