Raymond Oliver Cruz, otherwise known as Rayver Cruz came from the showbiz dynasty of the “Cruzes” (Sheryl Cruz, Donna Cruz, etc). He started as a child star in GMA 7 in the comedy sitcom Kiss Muna together with Joey de Leon, Ara Mina, etc. when he was just 9 years old.
After moving to ABS CBN, Rayver was included in the boy band called Anim-e. In the last quarter of 2004, Rayver was given the role of Red, the main character in the ABS CBN fantaserye Spirits. He was also included in the cast of the soap Ikaw ang Lahat sa Akin.
Now, Rayver is 17 years old and stands at 5′10 1/2″. But he’s not just a handsome-face heartthrob, he can really act. After rave reviews with his performance in a romantic episode of Star Magic Presents together with Shaina Magdayao a couple of months ago, Rayver is now being seen as one of the leads in the newest teen series of ABS CBN Abt Ur Luv.
The Rayver-Shaina love team is getting stronger. Like Gerald Anderson and Kim Chiu, this love team is bound to be a hit.
* He currently stands 5' 10 1/2"
* He is a member of the male teen dance group "Anim-e".
* He is a cousin of Sheryl Cruz,Sunshine Cruz, Donna Cruz and Geneva Cruz.
* He is also part of ASAP's UD4 (Ultimate Dance 4) together with current love team partner Shaina Magdayao, Maja Salvador and John Prats.
* He is the brother of Rodjun Cruz.