Rib Hillis Biography Age, Height, Weight, Wife, Family, and Career

Rib Hillis is an American Actor and a Model. He has done movies and TV shows like Piranhaconda, Cowboys vs. Dinosaurs, Shockwave, The Wrong Man, Psycho Storm Chaser, My Sister’s Serial Killer Boyfriend, A Date With Deception, The Wrong Housesitter, Swim, A Christmas Wish in Hudson, A Christmas Cruise, The Wrong Boy Next Door, The Wrong Friend, Model Citizens, Kill Shot, Powder Pup, Birthday Cake, and Die for a Dollar. Apart from these, Rib Hillis has given various other cinematic performances.

Rib Hillis Biography Age, Height, Weight, Wife, Family, and Career

Personal Details

Full Name Robert Duane Hillis
Nick Name Rib,  Rib Hillis
Date Of Birth November 21, 1970
Age 52 years old as of September 2023
Birth Place Suffern, New York, United States
Current Address Los Angeles, California, United States
Zodiac Sign Scorpio
Ethnicity White
Religion Christianity
Nationality American
Occupations Actor and Model
School Newton South High School
College/University University of Colorado
Educational Qualification Graduate
Net Worth $ 1-5 Million as of 2023
Marital Status Married
  • TV: General Hospital (1963)
  • Movie: According To Spencer  (2001)

Physical Appearances

Eye Color Blue
Hair Color Brown
Height 6 Feet
Weight 84 Kg
Chest 44 Inches
waist 34 Inches
Biceps 15 Inches

Personal Life ( Family, Friends, Girlfriends, Wife, Children)

Father Not Known
Mother Not Known
Sibling Not Known
Girlfriend/ Wife
  • Jessica Morris ( married in 2023-present)
  • Elena Grinenko (married 2012-divorced in 2022)
  • Melissa Blackler (married 2002-divorced in 2008)
Children Hannah Hillis, Dane Hillis, Odin Harley Hillis and Magnus Zander Hillis

Early life

Rib Hillis was born on 21st of November 1970 and his place of birth is Suffern, New York, US. The current age of this actor is 52 years and his zodiac sign is Scorpio. He mostly grew up in Newton, Massachusetts. He has 2 sisters and a brother. Rib has studied at the Newton South High School. This actor adopted the nickname Rib when he was in third grade.

Rib Hillis married Elena Grinenko in the year 2012 and they got divorced in the year 2022. Earlier he was married to Melissa Blackler (they got married in the year 2000 and were divorced in the year 2008). He has 2 children with Melissa Blackler and their names are Hannah Hillis and Dane Hillis. He also has 2 children with Elena and their names are Odin Harley Hillis and Magnus Zander Hillis. Now he is  married to Jessica Morris in 2023.

The alternative or nickname of Rib Hillis is Rib and his birth name is Robert Duane Hillis. Rib Hillis’ dad is a veterinarian.

When Rib Hillis was studying at the University of Colorado, a modeling agent discovered his talent. For his modeling projects, he travelled to various countries like Paris, Milan, London, LA, Sydney, and Barcelona. He also appeared in the Season 4 of America’s Next Top Model.

Rib Hillis with his wife Jessica Morris
Rib’s wedding photo

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Careers and success

Rib Hillis is known for his roles in The Rookie, The Wrong Man, Sins and Seduction, and Extreme Makeover: Home Edition. Rib has 7 upcoming projects in the future.

Apart from being an actor, Rib Hillis is a producer and a production designer. He is the producer as well as the production designer of Kill Shot and Powder Pup and both of these cinematic works are in post production stages. He has produced various other shows, videos, and shorts. Rib Hillis was also the production designer for iWalk Boxing and Puppy Swap: Love Unleashed. He appeared in the music video named Love is Hard on the Knees.

Rib Hillis is a really good host and a model. He was once a very sought after model in Europe and has worked for popular brands like GQ, Esquire, Hugo Boss, Armani, and Versace. He has various national and international ad campaigns and commercials to his credit.

Rib Hillis wanted to explore the world outside the modeling industry. Thus, he tried acting and got a lot of good opportunities. He has worked in Ugly Betty, Modern Family, and Two and a Half Men. This actor has also worked for the non-scripted reality TV segment and has hosted various shows and interviewed many celebrities.

He has his own Production Company by the name Speed Merchant Productions that produces films, talent, and live events. His role as Hamilton in Sharktopus and Pteraconda gave him a lot of popularity.

Rib Hillis Movies and Television shows List:


Year TV Shows Worked As
 Upcoming Kill Shot Jackson Hardison
 Upcoming Valleyheart Dim
 Upcoming House of Lies Brad
 Upcoming Powder Pup Kennith Kendrick
 Upcoming Riley Carson Riley
 Upcoming Katie’s Mom Jeff
 Upcoming Mama Bear Timothy
 2023 The Date Whisperer (TV Movie) Frankie
2023 Love at First Like (TV Movie) Alan
2023 My Sister’s Serial Killer Boyfriend  (TV Movie) Haden
2021 A Christmas Wish in Hudson (TV Movie) Patrick
2021 Psycho Strom Chaser (TV Movie) Carl Highstrom
2021 Keeping Up with the Joneses (TV Mini Series) Danny
2021 Mommy’s Deadly Con Artist (TV Movie) James
2021 Deceived by My Mother-in-Law (TV Movie) James
2021 The Wrong Mr. Right (TV Movie) Paul
2020 The Wrong Cheerleader Coach (TV Movie) Father
2020 The Wrong Housesitter (TV Movie) Shopper
2019 The Wrong Boy Next Door (TV Movie) Scotty
2018 Do Not Be Deceived (TV Movie) John Allen
2018 The Rookie (TV Series) Porsche guy
2018 The Wrong Friend (TV Movie) Mr. Demarco
2017 The Wrong Man (TV Movie) Joey Nolan
2017 A Christmas Cruise (TV Movie) Paul
2015 Cowboys vs. Dinosaurs (TV Movie) Val Walker
2014 Sharktopus Contra Pteracuda (TV Movie) Hamilton
2014 Modern Family (TV series) Jim Perlowe
2012 Piranhaconda (TV Movie) Jack
2012 Melissa & Joey (TV Series) Stewart Thomas
2010 Dinocroc vs. Supergator (TV Movie) Bob Logan
2008 Two and a Half Men (TV Series) Justin
2007 Extreme Makeover: Home Edition (TV Series) Himself
2007 CSI: Miami (TV Series) Brett Morrison
2006 Ugly Betty (TV Series) Sven
2005 America’s Next Top Model (TV Series) Himself
2003 Eve (TV Series) James
2003 CSI: Crime Scene Investigation (TV Series) Croix Richards
2001 Son of the Beach (TV Series) Digger Gooseberry
2000 Bull (TV Series) Jeff
1999 Angel (TV Series) Pierce
1999 Baywatch (TV Series) Jake Barnes
1998 Clueless (TV Series) Brad
1997–1998 Port Charles (TV Series) Dr. Jake Marshak
1996 Baywatch Nights (TV Series) Jed
1963 General Hospital (TV Series) Dr. Jake  Marshak


Year Film Title Worked As
2023 Killbots
2023 Castaways Tom
2019 Running with the Devil Mountie #2
2019 Puppy Swap: Love Unleashed Mel
2018 Rusty Tulloch Red Williamson
2017 Shockwave Rob
2016 A Doggone Christmas Robert
2016 Timber the Treasure Dog Emmet Jones
2014 Haunting of the Innocent Tom
2013 Birthday Cake Steven James
2013 616: Paranormal Incident Freeman
2012 Sorority Party Massacre Waiting room patient
2012 Life’s a Beach Rock
2012 Abeo Pharisee Jonni
2011 Painting in the Rain Samuel Becker
2008 Taos John Wahlberg
2007 Propiedad ajena Matt Crossman
2005 Empathy Seth
2001 According to Spencer Nick
2023 Riley Carson Riley

Rib Hillis Interesting facts

  • Rib Hillis’ height is 6 feet. Rib is active on social media platforms like LinkedIn, Instagram, YouTube, and Twitter. This actor has brown hair and blue eyes.

Rib Hillis Biography Age, Height, Weight, Wife, Family, and Career


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