Daiva Rudokaitė was born in 1969. She studied at the Lithuanian Academy of Theater and Music, where she majored as a drama actress. Later, she was an apprentice at the Julliard School of Arts in New York. Since 1994, Daiva Rudokaitė has been performing at the National Kaunas Drama Theater. She also studied at the Psychodrama-Institute for Europe and became a certified psychodrama therapist. Since 2003, the actress has been working as a teacher-supervisor in Public Enterprise My Theater (lith. Mano Teatras), which is a theater school located near National Kaunas Drama Theater.