Ryan Guzman Biography
(Actor Known for His Films: 'Step-Up', ‘Step-Up Revolution’ and Series '9-1-1')
Birthday: September 1, 1987 (Virgo)
Born In: Abilene, Texas, United States
Ryan Anthony Guzman is an American model, actor, producer, and former mixed martial artist. He garnered widespread fame for portraying Sean Asa in the ‘Step Up’ series, Noah Sandborn in ‘The Boy Next Door’, Carlos Gutierrez in the mini-series ‘Heroes Reborn’ and Roper in Richard Linklater's ‘Everybody Wants Some!!’ A native Texan, Guzman’s first love was not acting. He developed a deep passion for various martial arts when he was seven years old. Within four years, he earned his black belt in Taekwondo. Guzman grew up aspiring to be a mixed martial artist and eventually got the chance to fight inside an MMA octagon. However, in 2010, he let his fighting license expire as his modelling career was gaining momentum. Guzman was part of commercial campaigns for some of the top international brands and the resulting exposure eventually led to his first cinematic role, as Sean Asa in ‘Step Up Revolution’. He has since emerged as one of the most promising stars in the 2010s.