Sean O'Bryan

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Sean O'Bryan
Born
Sean Michael O'Bryan

(1963-09-10) September 10, 1963 (age 55)
OccupationActor
Years active1991–present
Spouse(s)
Samantha Follows(m. 1995)
Children2 daughters

Sean Michael O'Bryan (born September 10, 1963) is an American film and television actor from Louisville, Kentucky. He attended and graduated from St. Xavier High School.

Louisville, Kentucky City in Kentucky

Louisville is the largest city in the Commonwealth of Kentucky and the 29th most-populous city in the United States. It is one of two cities in Kentucky designated as first-class, the other being Lexington, the state's second-largest city. Louisville is the historical seat and, since 2003, the nominal seat of Jefferson County, on the Indiana border.

St. Xavier High School (Louisville) Catholic all-boys high school in Louisville, Kentucky

St. Xavier High School is an all-male, college preparatory Xaverian Brothers-sponsored school in Louisville, Kentucky. It is located in the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Louisville. St. Xavier was founded in 1864 by Br. Paul Van Gerwen, C.F.X. The school is located on Poplar Level Road. St. Xavier is the only school in Kentucky that has received the Blue Ribbon of Excellence Award four times, the most recent of which was awarded in 2016. St. Xavier has also been renovating the school grounds with Project X, an initiative to raise $28 million for new academic and athletic facilities. In total Project X raised $29.1 million for the school. In 2016, it was voted "Best Private High School" in the Louisville Magazine.

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Career

He co-starred with William Ragsdale on the series Brother's Keeper . Early television work includes guest roles on such television series as Married... with Children , MacGyver , Northern Exposure , Cold Case , Quantum Leap , Murder, She Wrote , Chicago Hope , Roswell (season 3 episode 9), Roseanne (TV series) Roseanne (season 8 episode 19), Six Feet Under , Criminal Minds , The King of Queens and Dexter . More recent television credits include CSI , Bones , Melissa & Joey , Hot In Cleveland , The Mentalist , Leverage . He appears in the recurring role of Ron Donahue on The Middle . [1]

William Ragsdale American film and television actor

William Ragsdale is an American actor known best for playing teenaged vampire slayer Charley Brewster in the horror vampire film, Fright Night (1985), and as Herman Brooks in the television series Herman's Head (1991-94).

<i>Brothers Keeper</i> (1998 TV series)

Brother's Keeper is an American television sitcom that ran for one season from September 25, 1998 to May 14, 1999 on ABC. Created by Donald Todd, the series chronicles the rocky coexistence of Porter Waide and his irresponsible pro-football player brother Bobby Waide, who is contractually forced to move into his brother's house, where Bobby's lifestyle often clashes with that of Porter's, and becomes an unwitting second parent to Porter's son Oscar.

<i>Married... with Children</i> American television sitcom

Married... with Children is an American television sitcom that aired on Fox, created by Michael G. Moye and Ron Leavitt. Originally broadcast from April 5, 1987 to June 9, 1997, it is the longest-lasting live-action sitcom on Fox and the first to be broadcast in the network's primetime slot.

His film credits include Chaplin , Crimson Tide , Phenomenon , Exit to Eden , Out to Sea , Big Fat Liar , Detective , Deck the Halls , I'll Be Home For Christmas , Yes Man , Vantage Point and both Princess Diaries films. His more recent films include Playing for Keeps , Olympus Has Fallen , London Has Fallen and Mother's Day . [1]

<i>Chaplin</i> (film) 1992 film by Richard Attenborough

Chaplin is a 1992 British-American biographical comedy-drama film about the life of British comedian Charlie Chaplin. It was produced and directed by Richard Attenborough and stars Robert Downey Jr., Marisa Tomei, Dan Aykroyd, Penelope Ann Miller, and Kevin Kline. It also features Geraldine Chaplin in the role of her own paternal grandmother, Hannah Chaplin.

<i>Crimson Tide</i> (film) 1995 film by Tony Scott

Crimson Tide is a 1995 American submarine film directed by Tony Scott, and produced by Don Simpson and Jerry Bruckheimer. It takes place during a period of political turmoil in the Russian Federation, in which ultranationalists threaten to launch nuclear missiles at the United States and Japan. It focuses on a clash of wills between the new executive officer of a U.S. nuclear missile submarine and its seasoned commanding officer, arising from conflicting interpretations of an order to launch their missiles. Its story parallels a real incident during the Cuban Missile Crisis, albeit aboard a Soviet rather than U.S. submarine.

<i>Phenomenon</i> (film) 1996 film by Jon Turteltaub

Phenomenon is a 1996 American romantic fantasy drama film directed by Jon Turteltaub, written by Gerald Di Pego, and starring John Travolta, Kyra Sedgwick, Forest Whitaker, Robert Duvall, and Jeffrey DeMunn.

Personal life

O'Bryan moved to Los Angeles in the early 1990s, where he now resides with his wife, actress Samantha Follows (sister of Canadian-American actress Megan Follows), and their two daughters. [1]

Megan Follows Canadian actress

Megan Elizabeth Laura Diana Follows is a Canadian actress. She is known for her role as Anne Shirley in the 1985 Canadian television miniseries Anne of Green Gables and its two sequels. From 2013 to 2017, she starred as Catherine de' Medici in the television series Reign.

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