Edit
Ryan Corr Poster

Biography

Jump to: Overview (2)  | Mini Bio (1)  | Trivia (1)  | Personal Quotes (3)

Overview (2)

Born in Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Height 6' (1.83 m)

Mini Bio (1)

In 2011, Ryan was the recipient of the prestigious Australians in Film 'Heath Ledger Scholarship' and in 2010 he won the IF Maazines 'Out of the Box' award. He has also received ACCTA nominations for his work in Holding The Man and Cleverman and received a critics choice circle award for his work in not suitable for children. Logie nominations include the categories of Popular male talent, the (industry voted) Graham kennedy award, Most Outstanding New Talent and Most Popular New Male Talent. Ryan complete NIDA's three-year course and emerged as a stand out graduate of their 2009 year. Since graduation, he has worked with some of the greatest minds and talents in the industry and Recently with academy award winners Garth Davis, Russle Crowe, Mel Gibson, Bruce Beresford and directors such as Neil Armfield, Spike jones, Mel Gibson Garth Davis and Jocelyn Morehouse. amount others.

Film credits include Not Suitable for Children (2012), opposite Ryan Kwanten, which saw him nominated in the category of Best Supporting Actor at the 2013 AACTA awards and recipient of the Film Critics Circle Award for Best Supporting Actor; Irina Goundortseva's _Piranha_, Spike Jonze's Where the Wild Things Are (2009) and Jimmy Tennison.

Ryan made his professional stage debut in 2012 in 'Sex with Strangers' for the Sydney Theatre Company, under the direction of Jocelyn Moorhouse and more recently as Septimus Hodge in the sell out season of Arcadia. Greg McLean's Wolf Creek 2 (2013) which premiered at the Venice Film Festival. Toronto film festival premiered his Latest film 1% which was bought by A24, celluloid dreams and will be distributed in Australia by Icon. 2016 saw films he had done including Hacksaw ridge, The water Diviner and Holding the man meet rave reviews. His performances always garnering specific attention and praise as did 1%, Ali's wedding and wanted (Emmy nominated) in 2017. Eagerly awaiting his work in Garth Davis's Mary Magdalene and Bruce beresfords lady in black coming later this year, this exciting young actor seems to be going from strength to strength.

- IMDb Mini Biography By: CPM

Trivia (1)

In 2015 Ryan was given a 2-month good behaviour bond with no conviction recorded after being caught with 0.26 grams of heroin in Bondi, New South Wales.

Personal Quotes (3)

[After being given a 12 month good behaviour bond, after being caught with 0.26 grams of heroin] I stand by my mistake and accept responsibility for it.
[on filming love scenes in the gay romantic drama Holding the Man (2015)] Playing love, it doesn't matter whether it's heterosexual or gay. It certainly doesn't make the love scenes any different. There's still a boom hanging over your head and 30 people in the room. It's about love and showing another person you care about them and listening.
[on filming 1% (2017)]Having the writer on set and being able to come up and workshop ideas actively in the moment while you're shooting is pretty incredible. The rehearsal process beforehand with Steve was really valuable. We meet these characters at a certain stage in their history, and we had to really fill in the backstory behind that so when you meet them, it was rich and it was textured

See also

Other Works | Publicity Listings | Official Sites | Contact Info

Contribute to This Page