Alan Ritchson is known for his work as Gloss in the popular franchise The Hunger Games: Catching Fire, Raphael in Michael Bay's Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, and as the hilarious groomsman Kip in The Wedding Ringer opposite Kevin Hart.
Ritchson began his career playing Aquaman on the popular series Smallville. He was soon a regular feature on television, appearing on hit shows that include CSI: Miami, Hawaii Five-O, and New Girl. Later, Ritchson landed a starring role as the hilarious antagonist Thad Castle on Blue Mountain State. The college comedy was eventually developed into a feature film by Ritchson, who co-wrote, produced and starred in Blue Mountain State: The Rise of Thadland. He recently played opposite Bryce Dallas Howard on Netflix's dark comedy Black Mirror and is set to appear in the feature film Ice, an action thriller starring Alec Baldwin.
The actor, writer and producer resides in Los Angeles with his wife and three young sons.
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