Alan Ritchson (b. 1982), model, singer and actor
See more comprehensive biographical details, including several more pictures of him at "Alan Ritchson", Knol
Alan Ritchson was born 28 Nov 1982 in Grand Forks, North Dakota to a father who was in the military. The family moved around a lot, so Alan's early childhood was spent in Illinois. When he was about 10, the family moved to Niceville, Florida, where he finished his childhood, attending Niceville High School.
When he was 18, he moved to Miami and became a fashion model, appearing in the Abercrombie and Fitch Catalog. In 2005 he moved to Los Angeles. He appeared on American Idol in it's third season, a short role as Aquaman on the TV-series Smallville. Most recently in 16 episodes of the comedy "Blue Mountain State" as Thad Castle.
He published a music CD of his singing, he owns a business in West Hollywood called Extreme Boot Camp, he is married, and is a Christian.
- "Alan Ritchson from Aquaman in Smallville to Extreme Boot Camp", by Alan Ritchson with Edward Carl, 16 Mar 2008
- Official Site, AlanRitchson dot com
- "American Tidal: KryptonSite Speaks With Alan Ritchson (Aquaman)", October 2005 - Interview conducted by Craig Byrne (PlanetKrypton@aol.com)