He is an Australian actor best known for his role in True Blood as Jason Stackhouse, based on Charlaine Harris' Southern Vampire Mysteries. He is the son of Kris and Eddie Kwanten. He attended St Paul's College and later earned a degree in commerce from the University of Sydney. He started his acting career from the television shows A Country Practice, Hey Dad..! and Spellbinder.
He is a tall, young and charming guy who has a lot of die hard lady fans. He likes his privacy within himself so has kept his profile low but is recently spotted with his pretty brunette girlfriend. Also, he was rumored of dating several girls before as well, but yet is not married to any one of them and obviously does not have any children.
Early Life And Education Of Ryan Kwanten
Ryan Christian Kwanten was born on 28 November 1976 in Sydney, Australia to the family of Eddie Kwanten and Kris Kwanten. His father worked as a Lifeline op shop coordinator and his mother worked at NSW Maritime. His birth sign is Sagittarius.
His brother Lloyd Kwanten is a doctor and Mitchell Kwanten is a musician.
He studied at St Paul's Catholic College, Manly, New South Wales and completed graduation in commerce from the University of Sydney. He stands at a height of 5.83 feet (1.78m).
Ryan Kwanten's Career
Kwanten started his professional career performing on the TV shows Spellbinder and A Country Practice Hey Dad..!. He performed in the Australian soap opera Home and Away in 1997.
He performed in a Law & Order: Special Victims Unit episode in December 2008 with Christopher Meloni, Mariska Hargitay, and Richard Belzer.
He appeared as Jason Stackhouse in the HBO series True Blood in 2008 and played till 2014. Some of his popular TV series include Jake and the Never Land Pirates, The Oath, Tru Calling, and The Handler.
The Hurricane Heist, Supercon, Who Gets the Dog?, Kidnapping Freddy Heineken, and Reach Me are some of his recent movies.
Ryan Kwanten's Awards And Achievements
In 2009, he received the Scream Award for Best Horror Actor for True Blood. He also received nominations Screen Actors Guild Award, Teen Choice Award, and Australian Film Institute Award for the same movie.
Finally, he won the Satellite Award for Best Ensemble, Television for the same horror movie.
In 2010, he was praised with Breakthrough Award in Australians in Film.
He was nominated for Film Critics Circle of Australia Award for Red Hill and Kids' Choice Award for Blinky Bill The Movie.
Ryan Kwanten's Net Worth
Kwanten has an estimated net worth of about $6 million as of the Celebrity net worthwhile it is about $3 million as per the Richest.
The Hollywood based Australian actor purchased his first property on the northern beaches about 20 years ago. He bought a studio apartment worth $162,000 in 1999.
He purchased another apartment in Balgowlah worth $1 million in May 2017. He stands at a height of 5 feet 8 inches (1.78m) tall. As of 2018, his age is 42 years.
Ryan Kwanten's Personal Life
Kwanten previously dated actress Taylor Cole for more than a year starting from 2006. They broke up in the year 2008.
He was very close with country singer Whitney Duncan in 2010 that everyone thought that the two are in a relationship. But the duo confirmed it was just a baseless rumor, they are not more than good friends.
Currently, he is in a romantic relationship with Ashley Sisino. The long-term couple has been dating since 2013.
Despite being in a relationship with a girl out of the industry, he's never kept his relationship in secret. They were spotted together at the premiere of his new series The Oath in Los Angeles in March 2018.
Ryan Kwanten Affairs
First Affair with Taylor Cole
She is an American actress and former fashion model who played the role of "Hot Neighbor" in the short-lived TV show Secret Girlfriend in 2009.
Second Affair with Whitney Duncan
She is an American country music artist and reality TV contestant. She was rumored of dating Ryan but their relationship was not announced officially
Third Affair with Ashley Sisino
She is a tall beautiful lady who seems happy with her dashing boyfriend. The couple are often spotted together.