His major role came in 2002 when he assumed the role of attorney T.Marshall Travers on the CBS daytime soap opera As the World Turns opposite Tamara Tunie. He later had a starring role on Perry's sitcom Meet the Browns reprising his role as Will from 2009 to 2011.He hails from a very dedicated and supportive immediate and extended family.He first had an interest in acting after he was placed in many child pageants.
He started his career on the daytime soap operas All My Children and As the World Turns.
He is dating Denise Boutte, co-star of “Why Did I Get Married? Although both of them have not confirmed their relationship yet, they have posted a lot of photos together.
Rucker has said that he wants a partner with purity of spirit, peace of mind, passion for life and power within.
His first acting character was as Martin Luther King in the 4th grade.
He completed his schooling from Duke Ellington School of the Arts.