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Riley Smith Biography

Birth Place:
Cedar Rapids, Iowa, United States

Fast Facts

  • Began his career as a model after attending the 1997 International Modeling and Talent Association (IMTA) convention in New York, where he roomed with fellow Cedar Rapids native Ashton Kutcher
  • An agent saw him in ads and flew him out to Los Angeles to audition for the WB pilot Minor Threat
  • Big TV break came when he appeared in FOX's 24 for a six-episode arc in 2003
  • Ashley and Mary-Kate Olsen handpicked him to play a love interest in their feature film New York Minute (2004)
  • Is the front man for the band Life of Riley; the group released a CD of live performances in 2010