Jay Ryan

  • Celebrity
  • Birth Name: Jay Bunyan
  • Birth Place: Auckland, New Zealand
  • Profession: Actor

Fast Facts

  • Started acting at age 8.  
  • Made TV debut in Young Hercules in 1998.
  • Starred in a one-man show titled The Packer, which he performed at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival and took on tour in Australia, New Zealand and Los Angeles. 
  • Shadowed working doctors in preparation for his role as a hospital employee in the Australian series Offspring.
  • Changed his surname from Bunyan to Ryan, a name from his mother's family, when he began auditioning for roles in L.A.


  • Danu Pau — Sister
  • Dianna Fuemana — Significant Other
  • Eve — Daughter