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Ryan Hurst Biography

Birth Name:
Ryan Douglas Hurst
Birth Place:
Santa Monica, California, United States
Actor, director

Fast Facts

  • His dad, actor Rick Hurst, was a regular (Dep
  • Cletus) on The Dukes of Hazzard from 1980 to '83
  • Made TV debut in NBC's Saved By the Bell in 1993
  • Won an L
  • A
  • theater Backstage West Garland Award for Best Performance in a Comedy for a 1998 production of The Last Night of Ballyhoo
  • Played soldiers in Saving Private Ryan (1998) and We Were Soldiers (2002), and football players in Remember the Titans (2000) and The Ladykillers (2004)
  • Broke into directing by helming 16-mm footage for Remember the Titans
  • Was a regular on the 2005 TNT cop series Wanted
  • Founded Fast Shows Productions in 2005 with his wife, actress Molly Cookson