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Jay Ryan Biography

Birth Name:
Jay Bunyan
Birth Place:
Auckland, New Zealand

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