Alan Ritchson – Biography, Facts & Life Story

Nickname Alan
Gender Male
Age 38 years old (in 2023)
Date of Birth November 28, 1984
Real Name Alan Michael Ritchson
Profession Actor, Model, Singer
Nationality American
Birthplace Grand Forks, North Dakota, United States
Religion Christianity
Zodiac Sign Sagittarius

Height, Weight & Physical Stats

Body Measurements 45-34-16 inches
Bodytype Athletic
Height 6 feet 2 inches (1.88 m)
Weight 89 kg (196 lbs)
Hair Color Light Brown
Eye Color Blue

Alan Ritchson has secured his place on both the small and big screens since he started his career. It was the time when he moved to Los Angles from Florida.

Ritchson was born in the small town of Florida where he grew up and studied. He is of Czech, English, and German descent.


Alan Ritchson has given many breath-taking performances for which he got appreciated by many. His early acting credits include the portrayal of Aquaman in the long-running series named ‘Smallville’. It was the first role of the superhero in an officially released live-action production.

The actor also played a lead role in the independent film named ‘Rex’ and the dramatic love story named ‘Stream’ wherein he was seen alongside Ally Sheedy.

Additionally, apart from acting, Alan also writes, produces, and is a singer/songwriter.


The multi-talented star, Alan Ritchson has been getting fame and praise from the viewers in his acting, writing, and music professions- which is indeed a huge achievement.

Check out exclusive ➡facts about Alan Ritchson.


Alan Ritchson Education

Qualification: Graduated

School: Niceville High School

Alan Ritchson Career

Profession: Actor, Model, Singer

Known For: Famous for starring in Reacher TV show


TV Show: Smallville (2005–2010)

TV Series poster

Film Debut: The Butcher (2006)

Net Worth: USD $5 Million Approx

Family & Relatives

Father: David Ritchson

His father David Ritchson

Mother: Vickie Ritchson

His mother Vickie Ritchson

Brother: Eric Ritchson, Brian Ritchson

His brothers Eric Ritchson and Brian Ritchson

Marital Status: Married

Wife: Catherine Ritchson (m. 2006)

Alan Ritchson And Catherine Ritchson

No. of Children: 3

Son: Calem, Edan, Amory Tristan

His sons Calem, Edan, Amory Tristan

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Who is Alan Ritchson?

Alan Ritchson is an American actor, model, singer, born on 28 November, 1984 in Grand Forks, North Dakota, United States.

How old is Alan Ritchson?

Alan Ritchson is 38 years old as of November 2023.

How tall is Alan Ritchson?

Alan Ritchson is 6 feet 2 inches (1.88 m).

Does Alan Ritchson know martial arts?

Alan knows some hand-to-hand fighting having played the role of Raphael in the recent Ninja Turtle films and an MMA fighter in Above the Shadows.

How tall is Jack Reacher?

Jack Reacher stands at 6 feet, 5 inches tall.

How did Reacher get so big?

According to Alan, he built a gym in his house, began lifting weights, and ate a lot of calories, to prepare for the role of Jack Reacher. He spent 8 months building himself. “It was a full-time job trying to eat enough to bulk up for this role,” he says.

Did Alan Ritchson do his own stunts in Reacher?

Some of the stunt performances in the movie Jack Reacher, he has done himself. He wanted to make it audience worthwhile.

Has Alan Ritchson received any awards for his acting?

While Alan Ritchson has not yet won any major acting awards, he has been recognized for his performances

When was Alan Ritchson born?

Alan Ritchson was born on November 28, 1982, in Grand Forks, North Dakota, United States.

What are some notable roles that Alan Ritchson has played?

Some of Alan Ritchson’s most notable roles include: Aquaman in Smallville, Thad Castle in Blue Mountain State, and Adam in the film Lazer Team