Ryan Simpkins Biography
|Date of Birth:||1998 , March-28|
|Age:||20 years old|
|Birth Nation:||United States of America|
|Height:||5 feet 5 inch|
|Birth Name||Ryan Simpkins|
|Birth Place/City||Manhattan, New York, USA|
|Education||University of California, Berkeley|
Ryan Simpkins is an American actress, known for her role in movies like A Single Man (2009), Revolutionary Road (2009), and Pride and Glory (2009). Her first recurring television role was in the short-lived 2005 series, Wonder Showzen. Besides acting, Ryan has also worked as a director, producer, and a writer in various shorts films, Sitters Street (2010), 1426 Chelsea Street (2012) and Because It Mattered (2015).
Early Life And Education Of Ryan Simpkins
Ryan Simpkins was born on 28th March 1998, in Manhattan, New York to Stephen Simpkins and Monique Simpkins under the birth sign Aries. She also has a younger brother, Ty Simpkins, a child actor popular for his roles in the movies like Jurassic World, Insidious 1 & 2, and Iron Man 3.
In 2006, she moved to California with her family and joined a public school. She, later on, attended the University of California, Berkeley.
Ryan Simpkins’ Career
Ryan Simpkins began her acting career, appearing in commercials and music videos. At the age of five, she debuted in the Hallmark Hall of Fame television film, Fallen Angel (2003) as Young Katherine, starring Gary Sinise and Joely Richardson.
Similarly, Simpkins appeared in a guest role in American police procedural and legal drama television series, Law & Order (2004-2005). She also acted in the 2006 American drama film, Sherrybaby, as Alexis Parks, starring Maggie Gyllenhaal, Brad William Henke, Sam Bottoms, and others.
Between 2008 and 2010, Simpkins portrayed notable roles in the number of movies which includes, Gardens of the Night as Young Leslie, Balls Out: The Gary Houseman Story as Amy Daubert, A Single Man as Jennifer Strunk, Revolutionary Road as Jennifer Wheeler, and others.
Moreover, she also wrote, directed and starred in the 2010 short movie, Sitter Street. The following year, she appeared in the lead role, Lizzy Muldoon in the film adaptation of Wendy Mass' book Jeremy Fink and the Meaning of Life. The film was written and directed by Tamar Halpern.
Simpkins was nominated for Fangoria Chainsaw Award for Best Actress in 2015 horror film, Anguish, starring Annika Marks, Karina Logue, and others.
Ryan Simpkins’ Net Worth And Salary
Ryan Simpkins' net worth is estimated to be around $850 thousand at present. She is active in the industry since she was five and has worked for several movies, series, and short films which is her main source of income. Besides, she has also directed and wrote several short movies.
Moreover, Simpkins made her appearances in several hit movies, and some of are given below,
|Movie||Role||Budget||Box-office collection||IMDB rating||Cast member|
|Revolutionary Road (2008)||Jennifer Wheeler||$35 million||$75.2 million||7.3||Leonardo DiCaprio
|A Single Man (2009)||Jennifer Strunk||$7 million||$25 million||7.6||Colin Firth
Her other movie credits include Sherrybaby, Gardens of the Night, Balls Out: The Gary Houseman Story, Surveillance, Pride and Glory, Jeremy Fink and the Meaning of Life, Twixt, Arcadia, Space Warriors, Anguish, and Brigsby Bear.
Ryan Simpkins’ Personal Life
Ryan Simpkins is in a relationship with Ethan Harris-Riggs. He is a rising actor who made his acting debut in 2009 short film Death by Broadcast. He also appeared in the 2015 thriller movie Hangman alongside Al Pacino and Karl Urban.
The couple first met on the sets of Hangman and started dating. The duo is reportedly together since 2015 but because of their private nature, the pair has not revealed much information about their relationship.
Simpkins loves animals and has 2 dogs and 2 cats. In 2009, she adopted a dog in Pittsburg and named him Chapin, after her favorite character in Triple Dog.
She enjoys playing Violin, Ukulele, Viola, and guitar. Moreover, Simpkins is also active on social media, with 13K+ followers on Instagram, 3.3K+ followers on Facebook and is also an active user of Twitter with 31.8k+ followers.
Below, we present the interview with Ryan Simpkins.