Ruth DeSosa was a big screen film actress known for powerful performances. In the early stages of her acting career, DeSosa landed roles in action flicks like "Tough Guys" (1986) starring Burt Lancaster, "The Presidio" (1988) with Sean Connery and "Delta Force II" (1990) with Chuck Norris. She also appeared in the TV movie "Do You Know the Muffin Man?" (CBS, 1989-1990). She had a part on the television special "The Eyes of the Panther" (Showtime, 1989-1990). Her film career continued throughout the nineties in productions like "Wedding Band" (1990) and the Dustin Hoffman hit comedy adventure "Hook" (1991). She also worked in television during these years, including a part on "3rd Rock From the Sun" (NBC, 1995-2001). She also was featured in the TV movies "Young Indiana Jones: Travels With Father" (1995-96), "Come on Get Happy... The Partridge Family Story" (ABC, 1999-2000) and "Santa and Pete" (CBS, 1999-2000). DeSosa most recently acted in "The Wednesday Night Save-the-World Society" (2005).