Ryan Piers Williams Biography
Birthday: May 13, 1981 (Taurus)
Born In: El Paso, Texas
Ryan Piers Williams is an American actor, director, producer, writer and painter. He is the married to actress America Ferrera,. He has directed the films 'The Dry Land' (2010), 'Kilimanjaro' (2013) and 'X/Y' (2014), two of which starred Ferrera in the lead role. He acted in his student film, 'Muertas', which also featured Ferrera opposite him, as well as other films such as 'Blues', 'Tomorrow Comes Today', and '1985'. He had begun his career as a film editor and had worked on films like 'Ocean's Twelve', 'The Good German' and 'Ocean's Thirteen'. Ryan Piers Williams, who was mentored by celebrated director Stephen Soderbergh during an internship program at the University of Southern California, is still in touch with him and considers him his idol. Williams is the owner of the production company 'Down by the River Productions' and had co-founded the activism organization 'Harness' with Ferrera and actor Wilmer Valderrama. He is also a painter who opened the art exhibition 'Monsters and Landscapes' in the Lower East Side neighborhood in New York City, New York in January 2015.