NCIS Star Daniela Ruah Opened Up About How Her Rare Birth Defect Has Affected Her Acting

Best-known for her role as Junior Field Agent Kensi Blye, Daniela Ruah is the leading lady in long-running procedural NCIS: Los Angeles. The Portuguese-American has actually portrayed the character since the show first aired back in 2009. And regular viewers may have noticed a distinctive feature when it comes to her eyes: her right iris is completely black. As it turns out, though, this unique attribute has impacted on her experiences of Hollywood. The actor has subsequently opened up about some of the hardships she’s faced as a result of this in a particularly candid interview.