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Ryan is an actor, writer and teaching artist from NYC.

As an actor he has appeared in film, television, and theater. Favorite credits include: PINKVILLE (Hollywood Film Festival, Rome International Film Festival), PRACTICE (Hampton International Film Festival), NCIS: NEW ORLEANS, THE VAMPIRE DIARIES, SOUTH OF HELL, AS THE WORLD TURNS, A CHRISTMAS CAROL (Hartford Stage Co.), SIXTEEN WOUNDED (Long Wharf Theatre), SIDEMAN (Meetinghouse Rep.), and A FEW GOOD MEN and A COMEDY OF ERRORS (River Rep.) His next role will be Macduff in a March 2018 production of MACBETH.

Ryan has written three short films; THE ARSONIST, CANARY, and RABBITS ARE FOR SLAUGHTER. THE ARSONIST is currently is pre-production.

As an acting teacher Ryan has had the honor of teaching at the Penny Templeton Studio, Broadway Artists Alliance, Theater Arts Center, and Artistree. He also privately coaches actors.