Ryan Kelley is an American actor whose popularity increased after his role in Prayers Bobby, Mean Creek and, he also played the role of Ben Tennyson in the film Ben 10: Alien Swarm which increased his popularity more.
Kelley's recent film was Badland which was released in 2019 where he portrayed the role of Jasper Mortenson.
Family and Education
Kelley was born on August 31, 1986, in Chicago, Glen Ellyn, Illinois, and was raised as Lutheran. He was raised in a family of 15 siblings and he is the fifth eldest.
His father's name is Grant Kelley and his mother's name is Mary Kelley who took him and his five siblings to Chicago to meet an agent because the neighbors did the same thing.
After that Kelley started doing some commercials and made his debut in a film when he was in grade 1 and became a member of SAG at the age of 4. He traveled to Los Angeles very much every year for his pilot season and stayed at the Oakwood apartments.
Kelley being in and out of class his mom decided to homeschool him during his last two years of high school. After he turned 18 he moved to Los Angeles.
Kelley is quite famous on social media like Instagram, Twitter, Facebook, and Youtube. On Instagram, he has over 1.9 million followers, on Twitter he has over 430.6k followers, on Youtube has more than 59.7k followers, and on Facebook, he has 637k or more followers.
Ryan Kelley's estimated net worth is $200 thousand approx. Though his recent film was in 2019 he is making money by doing commercials and sponsorships.
Kelley is a huge animals lover and has rescued many animals. Not only that he has adopted many cats who need special care and love.
Though he is a cat lover he also has a dog and gives the dog the love and care it needs.
Awards and Nominations
In 2005 Kelley won The Independent Spirit Awards in the category Special Distinction Award for his performance in Mean Creek. In 2007 he also won the Fort Lauderdale International Film Festival in the category Best Ensemble for his performance in Still Green.
Kelley was also nominated for the best supporting role in the film Prayers for Bobby.
Kelley's first film was Roommate which was released in 1995 and played the role of Mo. After that, he has done many films and series like films (Charming Billy, Stray Dogs, Mean Creek, Prayers for Bobby alongside Sigourney Weaver, Realms as Bobby, and Badland as Jasper Mortenson).
And series ( Early Edition as Tom Stone, Boston Legal Stuart Milch, Cold Case as Curt Fitzpatrick, Ben 10: Alien Swarn, Teen Wolf as Jorden Parrish, NCIS: Los Angeles as Jesse Smith, and A Beauty and The Beast Christmas as Beau Bardle).
Though he started as a child actor now he is one of the popular Hollywood stars.