Born on 28 November 1976, Ryan Christian Kwanten grew up in Sydney, Australia.He went to St Paul's College in Manly and later graduated with a degree in commerce from the University of Sydney.Kwanten appeared in a Law & Order: Special Victims Unit episode that aired on 2 December 2008, in which he portrayed Dominic Pruitt, a US Marine Corps Master Sergeant accused of raping and murdering a fellow Marine and her unborn baby.In 2009, he starred in the film Don't Fade Away with Mischa Barton and Beau Bridges.Ryan currently resides with his girlfriend in Los Angeles in his beautiful house and also fascinates cars like Mercedes and Lamborghini.
At the beginning he worked includes guest starring roles on such popular Australian shows as "A Country Practice," "G. ", "Home and Away," and "Water Rats." In 1997, he acted as a series regular on "Home and Away." He performed on the show through 2002.
In 2008, he was cast as Jason Stackhouse in True Blood.
Kwanten began acting on the television shows A Country Practice, Hey Dad..! In 1997, he joined the cast of the Australian soap opera Home and Away, playing lifeguard Vinnie Patterson.
Ryan might be planning to get married to Ashely, making her wife of his life.
Since he is happily in love, people’s allegation of Ryan being gay is completely false.