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Ryan O'Neal was born on April 20, 1941 in Los Angeles, California, USA as Charles Samuel Eldridge Patrick Ryan O'Neal III. He is an actor, known for Peyton Place (1964), Barry Lyndon (1975) and Paper Moon (1973). He was previously married to Leigh Taylor-Young and Joanna Moore. See full bio »

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Nominated for 1 Oscar. Another 4 wins & 9 nominations. See more awards »

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 2015 Knight of Cups
 2012 Slumber Party Slaughter
William O'Toole
 2011 Ryan & Tatum: The O'Neals (TV Series)
 2007 Waste Land (Short)
 2005 Desperate Housewives (TV Series)
Rodney Scavo
- Your Fault (2005) ... Rodney Scavo
 2003 Gentleman B.
Phil - Bank Manager
 2001 Epoch (TV Movie)
Allen Lysander
 2000 The List
Richard Miller
 1999 Coming Soon
 1997/I Hacks
Dr. Applefield
 1996 Faithful
Jack Connor
 1995 The Larry Sanders Show (TV Series)
Ryan O'Neal
- Eight (1995) ... Ryan O'Neal
- Arthur After Hours (1995) ... Ryan O'Neal
 1995 Man of the House
Man with Kite (uncredited)
 1992 The Man Upstairs (TV Movie)
Mooney Polaski
 1992 1775 (TV Short)
Jeremy Proctor
 1989 Small Sacrifices (TV Movie)
Lew Lewiston
 1989 Chances Are
Philip Train
 1988 Sam Found Out: A Triple Play (TV Movie)
 1987 Tough Guys Don't Dance
Tim Madden
 1985 Fever Pitch
Steve Taggart
 1982 Partners
Sgt. Benson
 1981 So Fine
Bobby Fine
 1981 Circle of Two
Theatre Patron (uncredited)
 1981 Green Ice
Joseph Wiley
 1973 The Thief Who Came to Dinner
Webster McGee
 1971 Wild Rovers
Frank Post
 1971 Love Hate Love (TV Movie)
Russ Emery
 1970 The Games
Scott Reynolds
 1969 Under the Yum Yum Tree (TV Movie)
 1968 European Eye (TV Movie)
 1964 Wagon Train (TV Series)
Paul Phillips
- The Nancy Styles Story (1964) ... Paul Phillips
 1964 Perry Mason (TV Series)
John Carew
- The Case of the Bountiful Beauty (1964) ... John Carew
 1963 The Virginian (TV Series)
Ben Anders
- It Takes a Big Man (1963) ... Ben Anders
 1962 My Three Sons (TV Series)
Chug Williams
- Chug and Robbie (1962) ... Chug Williams
 1961 Leave It to Beaver (TV Series)
Tom Henderson
- Wally Goes Steady (1961) ... Tom Henderson
 1961 Westinghouse Playhouse (TV Series)
Mick / Roger / Larry
- Ballet-Oop (1961) ... Mick
- Nancy Come Home (1961) ... Roger
- Nanette's Teenage Suitor (1961) ... Larry
 1961 Two Faces West (TV Series)
- Doctor's Orders (1961)
 1961 Laramie (TV Series)
Johnny Jacobs
- Bitter Glory (1961) ... Johnny Jacobs
 1961 Bachelor Father (TV Series)
Marty Braden
- Bentley and the Great Debate (1961) ... Marty Braden
 1961 The DuPont Show with June Allyson (TV Series)
Cadet Wade Farrell
- Without Fear (1961) ... Cadet Wade Farrell
 1960 General Electric Theater (TV Series)
Art Anderson
- The Playoff (1960) ... Art Anderson
 1960 The Untouchables (TV Series)
- Jack 'Legs' Diamond (1960) ... Bellhop (uncredited)
 1960 The Many Loves of Dobie Gillis (TV Series)
- The Hunger Strike (1960) ... Herm
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1 Biographical Movie | 1 Print Biography | 8 Articles | 7 Pictorials | 5 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

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6' 1" (1.85 m)

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[when asked how he would like to be remembered, 2011] He was a child to children and a man to men. See more »


Was arrested on charges of assault with a deadly weapon and negligent discharge of a firearm after a fight with his son Griffin O'Neal. Griffin apparently tied his intoxicated younger brother Redmond O'Neal to a staircase in order to keep him from leaving the house to use more drugs. When Ryan returned home and saw his son tied to the staircase he became so enraged that he fired a warning shot in... See more »


Often plays inept characters in comedies See more »

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