Who is Ryan Hurst?

Ryan Douglas Hurst is a professional American actor. He is well known for his role in Disney’s Remember the Titans (2000) as Gerry Bertier.

Ryan Hurst

Quick Info
Full NameRyan Douglas Hurst
Birth Date19th of June, 1976
Birth PlaceSanta Monica, California, U.S.
MotherCandace Kaniecki
FatherRick Hurst
High SchoolSanta Monica High School

Early Life

Hurst is the son of Candace Kaniecki and Rick Hurst. His mother is an acting coach, and his father is also an actor like himself. Furthermore, he attended Santa Monica High School.


Ryan’s debut movie was The Postman, which was released in 1997. He played the role of Eddie March in the film. He then played the role of Adams Neil in the movie Patch in 1998. Furthermore, he played in the movie Saving Private Ryan in the same year. He played a total of two movies in the year 2000, namely Rules of Engagement and Remember the Titans. Ryan then played in the film Perfect Lover Guy in the year 2001. He then played a total of three movies in the year 2002 which are Venus and Mars, We were soldiers and Lone Star State of Mind. He then played the role of Lump Hudson in the movie The Ladykillers in 2004.

Furthermore, he played the role of Ross Franklin in the 2008 movie Chasing the Green. He also acted as a voice actor in the movie Rango in 2011 as Jedidiah. In 2013 he played in the film CBGB Mad Mountain. Later, he played the role of Hank in the 2018 movie A Million Little Pieces.

Ryan Hurst

Ryan has also made an appearance in various television series and shows. He appeared in Saved By the Bell: The New Class as Crunch Grabowski for two episodes in 1993. The actor then played a minor role as a Student Actor in the 1994 Beverly Hills, 90210. Furthermore, He played a total of 9 episodes as Wayne Simko in the series Campus Cops in 1995 and 1996. Talking about his recent appearances, Ryan appeared in the series Outsiders as Li’l Farrell in the year 2016 and 2017 for a total of 26 episodes. Currently, he plays the role of Hector Bonner in the series Bosch. Furthermore, he is also the cast of the running The Walking Dead Beta Recurring.

Ryan Hurst

Personal Life of Ryan Hurst

He was born on the 19th of June, 1976 in Santa Monica, California, U.S. Hurst married Molly Cookson in May 2005.  The couple met in 1994. Furthermore, they founded the production company Fast Shoes together. Hurst purchased a 3,400 square-foot home in Woodland Hills, California, in April of 2013 for $1.71 million.