Portrayed by Philip Anthony Rodriguez
Enriquez (Philip Anthony Rodriguez) is the father of Adrian Lee and the husband
of Cindy Lee. He was absent for the
first sixteen years of his daughter life but he has reconcile with his daughter
and her mother Cindy. He currently lives
with Cindy and works as a district attorney.
Ruben also has a son from a previous marriage but he lives in Mexico.
dating Cindy Lee a woman who wanted to get pregnant because she wanted someone
to love her. After learning Cindy was pregnant
with his child Ruben proposed to Cindy but she felt guilty for trapping him
refused. Ruben and Cindy came to an arrangement
where he wouldn't see his daughter Adrian until she turned eighteen but would
continue to pay child support.
became involved with another woman but their relationship didn't workout and
she moved to Mexico
with their son. Ruben went on to marry a
divorcee with two children.
When Adrian turned sixteen
Ruben caught her spying on him. Ruben wanted
to have a relationship with his daughter and tried to become part of his
daughter life but became concerned about her promiscuous reputation. When he threaten to send her an all girl
school Adrian tried to runaway but Ruben had her apprehended by the police.
having dinner with Cindy he came to an agreement where Adrian could stay at her current school as
long as she kept her grades high. Ruben also
began to spend time with Cindy which led to an affair. When Ricky father arrived in town he tried to
warn Adrian of Ricky and his father.
furious when he discovered Adrian
was seeing Max his step son. He forbade
his children from seeing each other threatening to send Max to a military
school. When Ruben caught Max and Adrian
sleeping together, Max was unrepentant and proclaim his love for Adrian but she refused to
return his feelings. Angry Ruben criticised
his daughter leading Adrian
to reveal Ruben affair with her mother Cindy.
after separating from Max mom moved into Cindy condo. Adrian
managed to convince her parents they needed a house and to make an offer on
George house. Ruben shortly moved into
his new home and married Cindy.
shocked to learn from Leo that Adrian
was pregnant with Ben child. Ruben
wanted Adrian to keep her baby which brought him
into conflict with Adrian and her mother Cindy who supported Adrian decision to have an abortion. Ruben admitted to Adrian her decision to have an abortion might
lead to him having a divorce from Cindy.
considered moving out from his home but reconsidered when he learned Adrian decided to keep
her baby. Ruben also wanted Adrian to get married to
Ben. He agreed to look into Ricky mother
case in exchange for Ricky for talking to Adrian
since he suspected Adrian
was only infatuated with Ricky.
happy when Adrian
married Ben and they got their own apartment.
He was also disappointed when Adrian
gave birth to a still born child. Ruben continued
to support Adrian
in her marriage with Ben and was disappointed when he discovered she was once
again going after Ricky.
also acted as a district attorney when Ricky foster brother took naked pictures
of his girlfriend and send them to his friends.