Alan Ritchson

Alan Ritchson

🐣 Nov 28 1982 (age 36)
📍 Grand Forks, North Dakota, USA
6 movies 7 shows

Biography

Alan Michael Ritchson is an American actor, model, and singer. He is known for his modeling career as well as his portrayals of the superhero Aquaman on The CW's Smallville and Thad Castle on Spike TV's Blue Mountain State.

Ritchson also starred as Gloss in 2013's The Hunger Games: Catching Fire and Raphael in 2014's Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles reboot.

Ritchson was born in Grand Forks, North Dakota, the son of Vickie (born June 21, 1958), a high school teacher, and David Ritchson (born June 5, 1956), a retired U.S. Air Force Chief Master Sergeant. He is the middle of three brothers; Eric, the oldest, and Brian, the youngest. During his childhood, his family moved to Rantoul, Illinois. At age 10, Ritchson's family finally settled in Niceville, Florida. He attended Niceville High School and graduated in 2001. In a revealing 2013 interview with Indonesian magazine Da Man, he once obtained a full music scholarship but was overwhelmed.From 1999 to 2003, he attended as a dual-enrollment student and graduated with an AA degree at Okaloosa Walton Community College (now Northwest Florida State College). He was a member of Fine Arts Division's Soundsations and Madrigal Singers.

Known for

Filmography

2018 - 2019 Titans (15 episodes)
Hank Hall / Hawk
2019 Brooklyn Nine-Nine (1 episodes)
Young Scully
2016 Black Mirror (1 episodes)
Paul Mathesen
2016 Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Out of the Shadows
Raphael
2016 Blue Mountain State: The Rise of Thadland
Kevin "Thad" Castle
2016 Lazer Team
Adam
2015 The Wedding Ringer
Kip / Carew
2014 New Girl (1 episodes)
Matt
2014 Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles
Raphael
2013 The Hunger Games: Catching Fire
Gloss
2013 Hawaii Five-0 (1 episodes)
Freddie Hart
2010 CSI: Miami (1 episodes)