Ryan Paevey Biography

Biography by Published on Updated on 15 Aug, 2019
Facts of Ryan Paevey
Date of Birth: 1984 , September-24
Age: 34 years old
Birth Nation: United States of America
Height: 6 Feet 1 Inch
Name Ryan Paevey
Birth Name Ryan Jacob Paevey-Vlieger
Father Linda Paevey
Mother Les Vlieger
Nationality American
Birth Place/City Torrance, California
Ethnicity White
Profession Model
Net Worth $400 thousand
Eye Color Hazel
Hair Color Dark
Weight in KG 54 kg
Girlfriend Jessa Hinton
Married Not Yet
Education N/A
Movies The Girl with the Gloves 2011
TV Show General Hospital Since 1963
Siblings Kaitlyn Paevey
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Ryan Paevey is an American actor and model. He is famous for portraying the role of Nathan West on the ABC soap opera General Hospital. He appeared in the music video of Christina Aguilera’s single Your Body in 2012. He recently featured on the Hallmark's TV movie, Harvest Love, alongside Jen Lilley, Brenden Sunderland and Chiara Zanni in the mainstream role. Paevey appeared as a guest co-host in an American syndicated TV newsmagazine, Extra in October 2014. He was cast as the lead in the Hallmark Channel original movie Unleashing Mr. Darcy that premiered on January 23, 2016. He announced his decision to depart General Hospital in January 2018.

Early Life, Family, and Bio Of Ryan Paevey

Ryan Paevey was born on September 24, 1984, in Torrance, California and was raised in Los Angeles. He is the proud son of Linda Peavey (mother) and Les Vlieger (father). Ryan is close to his younger sister named Kaitlyn. Ryan is an American and belongs to White American ethnicity. 

Ryan grew up working in bartending and in construction with his father. He explained that he initially turned down the modeling opportunities but eventually decided to act on one.

The details of his educational qualification are yet to be revealed. 

Ryan Paevey's Career

Paevey was not interested in the entertainment field in his early days. He was scouted for modeling which eventually led to commercial acting. 


Although the dashing Ryan Paevey did not plan to go into the entertainment industry, he was offered a chance for modeling, which eventually led him to commercial acting. As a model, he has worked opposite popular singer Katy Perry and the legendary Cher.

Ryan has also worked as a body double for Rubin Thicke during the production of the music video for Thicke’s 'Sex Therapy'. 

Television And Movies Career

After working as a model for several years, talented Ryan Paevey was encouraged to try his luck in acting. Soon in December 2013, Ryan was cast in the contract role of Nathan West in the ABC soap opera General Hospital.

General Hospital is an American daytime television medical drama which was also listed in Guinness World Records as the longest-running American show.

In December 2014, Ryan Paevey joined 'Extra' as a guest host and was cast as the lead role in the Hallmark Channel original movie 'Unleashing Mr. Darcy', in 2015.

The Girl with the Gloves, 4 Dead Girls: The Soul Taker, The Client List, Hollywood Heights are some of the famous movies and series and shows of Paevey. Currently, he is busy in a movie named 'Bogie and Bacall' as Adlai Stevenson which is still in the pre-production phase. In the year 2012, he also appeared in the music video of Christina Aguilera's single Your Body

Ryan Paevey's Net Worth And Salary

Ryan Peavey is expected to earn around $400 thousand dollars per episode from the soap opera General Hospital. His current net worth is not revealedBut as per some online sources his net worth can be assumed to be around $1 million, in 2019.  He has worked as a model, opposite Katy Perry and Cher and has also worked as a body double for Robin Thickie during the production of the music video for Thicke's "Sex Therapy."

As a professional model, Paevey's annual salary is nearly $120,000. The model is also quite active on social media especially on Instagram with over 182k followers as of 2019. It is also the major part of net worth as the Instagram star who has over 100k followers can command over $5000 a promotional post. 

He launched a brand called Fortunate Wanderer in 2016, selling custom prints of photography from his travels, handmade jewelry, and outdoor gear. He also owns a motorcycle that he named Lilith. 

The model has also a huge collection of handmade jewelry. He has a great attachment with art and often shares his homemade jewelry to his social media.   

Ryan Paevey's Personal Life: Wife And Girlfriend 

Ryan Paevey is not married yet and is probably single and there is no exact evidence of him having a girlfriend but he has been linked up with few actresses in the past few years. He has also kept secret everything about his relationship, dating,  and wife. 

There was lots of buzz about him having an affair with model Jessa Hinton but both of them denied the stories. Hinton is currently dating her new boyfriend Sam Asghari

Ryan was also linked up with his 'General Hospital' co-star Kristen Storms but then it was also denied by both of them.

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Paevey is also an avid animal lover has a pet dog named Tummy. Paevey's hobbies include video games, surfing, which he did with his dad as a child, and cooking. His favorite food is sushi. He makes jewelry in his spare time. he can speak French and Japanese and can read Japanese.

The model currently resides in Los Angeles, California.  

Ryan Paevey's Age And Height 

  • Ryan Paevey's Height: he stands at a height of 1.8 meters (6 feet 1 inch).
  • Weight: 76kg
  • Hair Color: Black 
  • Eye Color: Brown