You cannot miss that face! If you are a fan of crime thrillers, then you must have seen NBC’s ‘Blacklist’. If you have, then you should know that Tom Keen guy. Yes, that’s Ryan Eggold. Did you just gasp? We expected that.
The multiracial actor can also sing and is even part of a band. Not to worry, we would tell you all about him in a bit. Come on this ride.
Whether as a teacher, a role he played in CW’s 90210, or as a medical doctor (Dr Max Godwin) in NBC’s new drama series New Amsterdam, one is certain, you get the very best of interpretation of roles from Eggold.
Having started his career in 2006, he has never looked back and is considered one of the brightest actors in Hollywood. Mind you, this appraisal is no mean feat. It shows one thing, there is a talent in there.
Early Life of Ryan Eggold
Eggold was born in Lakewood, California on August 10, 1984. This makes him 37 years in August 2021. His father, James Frederick Eggold is from Germany, while his mother Karen has Croatian, Austrian, Jewish bloodline in her. Safe to say, Eggold is of multiple descents.
Right from his childhood, Ryan Eggold showed his love for acting, where he was active in various theatre performances in high school.
Eggold attended Santa Margarita Catholic High School, before graduating in 2002. He bagged his degree from Theatre Arts from the University of Southern California in 2006.
According to reports, he was a brilliant student, and it turns out he also exudes that brilliance on set.
Early Acting Career
Ryan Eggold made his first appearance on TV in 2006. He played a supporting role in the drama series ‘Related’. That same year, he made his first movie debut as a lead role in The Corruption of Helm. This would become the first of many movies the talented Eggold would feature in.
One of the stories of Eggold that is perhaps not said enough is his wow performance in his starring role in Sidney Kingsley’s Pulitzer Prize-winning “Dead End.” This happened at the Ahmanson Theatre in Los Angeles.
At first, honing his craft on stage, Eggold wowed audiences with a starring role in a production of Sidney Kingsley’s Pulitzer Prize-winning “Dead End” at the Ahmanson Theater in Los Angeles.
He also made several appearances on CBS’ The Young and the Restless, ABC’s Brothers & Sisters, Cartoon Network’s Out of Jimmy’s Head. His first series regular role came in FX’s Dirt. It was from this movie he announced himself to the world as a versatile actor.
Professional Career of Ryan Eggold
Ryan’s first big role came in his portrayal of an English Literature teacher (Ryan Mathews) in the widely acclaimed series, 90210. One of the reasons he was noticed in this series is, he was younger than most of those that played his students. This again shows his versatility and immense talent.
He got another role as Mark Edwin, the love interest of Mischa Barton in the romantic thriller, Into the Dark in January 2012. In the following year, Eggold became a fan favourite in the NBC crime drama, Blacklist, making appearances as Tom Keen between 2013 and 2017.
In January 2015, Ryan Eggold played Dr. Joseph Warren in History Channel’s three-night miniseries, Sons of Liberty. In 2017, Eggold had a cameo appearance on the second episode of Top Gear America.
Ryan Eggold Musical Talent
Aside from acting, Eggold is quite the singer. He not only sings, but he also writes songs. His passion for music saw him become a member of the singing band, Eleanor Avenue, who are famous for their hyper-sexualised cover songs like Village People, Bjork, Kraftwerk. We do not know if he is still involved with the band, but we know he has an affinity for music.
We are tempted to say nobody is more secretive than Eggold. Because what?! This man has kept his private life off the media so well, that nobody knows who he is with or where he lives.
Well, we admire this, but we are not sure if his fans would like this. Anyway, is Ryan Eggold in a relationship? As we said, we don’t know.
But in the past, there were rumours that in 2008, Twilight star actress, Ashley Greene dated for a while. None of them came out to confirm or deny at the time, giving the media room to concort. The rumours died a natural death when Greene announced her child with fiancé Dan Estabrook in 2016.
Two years later, Today Show host, Hoda Kotb, referenced a rumoured engagement circulating in the media, Eggold said: “No, I’m not engaged. No, no, who said that? I am the same old, broken alone man that you met from last time.”
This more or less confirms his single-hood. Well, that was in 2018, we do not know if things have changed tides. But according to the latest reports, our man is still single.
Ryan Eggold Net Worth
According to Celebrity Worth, Ryan Eggold’s net worth is around $5million. This is not bad for a man who is secretive, and as buoyant as can be.
We are sure in the next couple of years, there is going to be a shift from this worth. Even this figure is speculative, as we really cannot tell his worth. For someone who is secretive, you never can guess away, never.
Since his debut as a young actor in 2006, Eggold has shown consistency. This shows in the roles he has taken on. You just cannot but like this man, his effusive personality is what endeared him to his fans. By the way, who doesn’t love a charming man?