Dorfman in 2018
|Born||May 13, 1992|
Atlanta, Georgia, U.S.
|Relatives||Andi Dorfman (cousin)|
Tommy Dorfman (born May 13, 1992) is an American actor known for playing the role of Ryan Shaver in the Netflix series 13 Reasons Why (2017).
Dorfman was born and raised in Atlanta, Georgia,to a Jewish family. Dorfman graduated from Fordham University's drama program in 2015 with a B.A. in theatre arts. After graduating, they were cast in the role of Ryan Shaver on the Netflix drama 13 Reasons Why , which premiered in 2017. Also that year, they helped design a fashion collection with ASOS, and, in October, were honored with the Rising Star Award by GLAAD.
In Spring 2019, Dorfman made their New York theatrical debut in The New Group's production of Jeremy O. Harris' play Daddy, directed by Danya Taymor.
Dorfman is gay.Dorfman and Peter Zurkuhlen became engaged in April 2015 and were married in Portland, Maine, on November 12, 2016.
In November 2017, Dorfman came out as genderqueer/non-binary.
They are a cousin of The Bachelorette star Andi Dorfman. In high school, Dorfman dated Violet Chachki.
|2009||Foreign Exchange||Student||Short film|
|2013||In My Skin||Julian||Short film|
|2016||i-Witness||Rob Jr.||Episode: "The Smith Sisters"|
|2017–2018; 2020||13 Reasons Why||Ryan Shaver||Recurring (Seasons 1–2)|
Guest (Season 4); 18 episodes
|2019||Jane the Virgin||Bobby||Recurring role|
|2019||American Princess||Nick||Recurring role|
|2020||Love, Victor||Justin||Episode: “Boys’ Trip”|
|2020||RuPaul's Drag Race All Stars||Guest Judge||Episode: “Snatch Game of Love”|
|2020||Love in the Time of Corona||Oscar||Upcoming limited series, main role|
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“Growing up, I hated the idea that clothing was gendered. I identify as non-binary,” he reveals.