He also portrays as Batman/Bruce Wayne in Beware the Batman, and other law enforcement roles in different TV series.
Early life Edit
Ruivivar was born in Honolulu, Hawaii, to a musician father. In January 1998 he married actress Yvonne Jung, who would later appear in seasons 5 and 6 (2003–2005) of Third Watch as FDNY EMS Paramedic Holly Levine. In the show, Ruivivar and Jung's characters became a couple and got married in the series finale. In real life they have 2 children; son Kainoa was born on August 28, 2002 (age 14) and daughter Levi was born on May 3, 2006 (age 11).
Ruivivar's father is of Filipino, Chinese, and his mother is of German and Scottish descent. Given his physical appearance, Ruivivar usually portrays Hawaiian, Filipino, or Latino characters. Ruivivar also speaks some Spanish, and he used it in Third Watch. He received his Bachelor of Fine Arts from Boston University.