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Ryan Hurst was born on June 19, 1976 in Santa Monica, California, USA as Ryan Douglas Hurst. He is an actor and production manager, known for Remember the Titans (2000), Saving Private Ryan (1998) and Sons of Anarchy (2008). He has been married to Molly Cookson since May 8, 2005. See full bio »

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Remember the Titans
Remember the Titans Gerry Bertier
Saving Private Ryan
Saving Private Ryan Paratrooper Mandelsohn
Sons of Anarchy
Sons of Anarchy Harry 'Opie' Winston
We Were Soldiers
We Were Soldiers Sgt. Ernie Savage


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 2015-2016 Bates Motel (TV Series)
Chick / Chick Hogan
- Norman (2016) ... Chick
- The Vault (2016) ... Chick
- Refraction (2016) ... Chick Hogan
- Crazy (2015) ... Chick
 2015 Axe Cop (TV Series)
- Night Mission: The Extincter (2015) ... (voice)
 2013 CBGB
Mad Mountain
 2013 Sons of Anarchy: Opie Winston (Video short)
Opie Winston
 2011 Law & Order: Special Victims Unit (TV Series)
Doug Loveless
- Bombshell (2011) ... Doug Loveless
 2011 Rango
Jedidiah (voice)
 2010 Sons of Anarchy: Happy Ending Roundtable (Video short)
Opie Winston
 2008 Noble Things
Kyle Collins
 2007 Heartland (TV Series)
Mark Evans
- Pilot (2007) ... Mark Evans
 2005-2007 Medium (TV Series)
Michael Benoit
- Lucky (2005) ... Michael Benoit
 2007 Raines (TV Series)
- Pilot (2007) ... Marco
 2006 CSI: Miami (TV Series)
Detective Michael Lloyd
- Curse of the Coffin (2006) ... Detective Michael Lloyd
 2006 Everwood (TV Series)
Ed Carnahan
- Across the Lines (2006) ... Ed Carnahan
 2005 House (TV Series)
Sam McGinley
- The Mistake (2005) ... Sam McGinley
 2004 Dr. Vegas (TV Series)
- All In (2004) ... Steve
 2002 John Doe (TV Series)
Elvis Braithwaite
- Mind Games (2002) ... Elvis Braithwaite
 2002 Touched by an Angel (TV Series)
- Two Sides to Every Angel (2002) ... Doug
 2002 Lone Star State of Mind
 2001 Venus and Mars
 2001 Perfect Lover
 2000 Rules of Engagement
Capt. Hustings
 1998 Patch Adams
 1996 Wings (TV Series)
- Too Beautiful for You (1996) ... Barry
 1996 Boston Common (TV Series)
 1996 Forest People (TV Movie)
 1995 JAG (TV Series)
Dirk Grover
- Shadow (1995) ... Dirk Grover
 1994 Beverly Hills, 90210 (TV Series)
Student Actor
- Divas (1994) ... Student Actor
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At Barnum Hall he portrayed the lion in "The Wizard of Oz" and acted in "Guys and Dolls." See more »


6' 4" (1.93 m)

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I am real, real picky with what I decided to do. I want to make sure it's new and at the same time that it's in the same color of what I have played before. Not to pigeon hole myself but I don't like to do fluff. See more »


Originally his character on Sons Of Anarchy, Harold "Opie" Winston and William Lucking's character, Piermont "Piney" Winston, weren't related. However, when filming the pilot episode of the show, seeing the two of them in their biker outfits and their towering heights of 6'4" and 6'5" respectively, they looked so much like father and son that creator Kurt Sutter re-wrote their characters to be ... See more »


Frequently plays brutish, oversized football players or soldiers

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Private Ryan, Soldiers, where? porosus
He got big MzGranger
he looks like Biff from Back to the Future Postal_Max
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RYAN IS SO FINNNNEEEE!! otara_repsin
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