15 january, 1989
In 2011, Ryan was the recipient of the prestigious Australians in Film 'Heath Ledger Scholarship' and in 2010 he won the IF 'Out of the Box' award. He has also received Logie nominations in the categories of Most Outstanding New Talent and Most Popular New Male Talent.
With several main cast TV credits already to his name, Ryan completed NIDA's three-year course and emerged as a stand out graduate of their 2009 year. Since graduation, credits include Michael 'Doc' Kanaan in 'Underbelly: The Golden Mile', Showtime's 'Tangle', 'Redfern Now' for the ABC and perhaps most notably the role of Coby in the Seven Network's hit series 'Packed to the Rafters.'
Film credits include 'Not Suitable For Children', opposite Ryan Kwanten, which saw him nominated in the category of Best Supporting Actor at the 2013 AACTA awards and recipient of the Film Critics Circle Award for Best Supporting Actor; Irina Goundortseva's 'Piranha', Spike Jonze's 'Where the Wild Things Are' and 'Jimmy Tennison.'
Ryan made his professional stage debut in 2012 in 'Sex with Strangers' for the Sydney Theatre Company, under the direction of Jocelyn Moorhouse. In early 2013 he wrapped in the leading role of Paul in Greg McLean's 'Wolf Creek 2' which premiered at the Venice Film Festival to rave reviews. He will next be seen in the forthcoming drama 'Love Child' for the Nine Network Australia in the main cast role of Johnny, and in a guest role in ABC's comedy series 'A Moody Year'.