Ryan Guzman

Ryan Anthony Guzman (born September 21, 1987)[1] is an American actor.

Ryan Guzman
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Ryan Guzman in 2016
Ryan Anthony Guzman

(1987-09-21) September 21, 1987 (age 32)
Years active2012–present
Partner(s)Chrysti Ane (2018–present)

Early lifeEdit

Guzman was born in Abilene, Texas.[2] His father, Ramon Guzman, emigrated to the United States from Mexico.[3] His mother, Lisa (née Hudson), who was born in California, has English, German, French, Dutch, and Swedish ancestry. His family later moved to his mother's hometown Sacramento, California,[4] where he graduated from West Campus High School in 2005 and attended Sierra College.[5] Guzman has a younger brother, Steven.[6][7] He played baseball in college but was forced to give it up due to an injury.[8]


Before going into acting, Guzman was a print and commercial model with Wilhelmina Models.[9] He began auditioning for acting roles and landed a lead role in Step Up Revolution, despite having no formal training in dancing, and Step Up: All In.[10] His first role as a series regular was Carlos Gutierrez in Heroes Reborn. In 2018 he joined the second season of 9-1-1 as a main cast member, playing LAFD firefighter Edmundo "Eddie" Diaz.

Personal lifeEdit

Guzman and his fiancée, Brazilian actress Chrysti Ane, had a son in January 2019.[11]



Year Title Role Notes
2012 72 Hours with Empire Himself Cameo
2012 Made in Hollywood: Teen Edition Himself Cameo
2012 Step Up Revolution Sean Asa
2013 Ladies' Man: A Made Movie Brett
2013 April Rain Alex
2014 There's Always Woodstock Dylan
2014 Step Up: All In Sean Asa
2015 The Boy Next Door Noah Sandborn
2015 Jem and the Holograms Rio Raymond
2016 Beyond Paradise Sebastian
2016 Everybody Wants Some!! Kenny Roper
2018 Papi Chulo Rodrigo
2018 Armed Jonesie
2018 Backtrace Lucas
2019 Windows on the World Fernando
2019 The Cleansing Hour Max


Year Title Role Notes
2012 Cameras Ryan Episode: "Walrus"
2012 All the Right Moves Himself Cameo
2013–2014 Pretty Little Liars Jake Recurring role; 9 episodes
2015 Heroes Reborn Carlos Gutierrez Main role; 13 episodes[12]
2016 Notorious Ryan Mills Main role
2017 Chopped Junior Judge Episode: "Three Ring Kitch"
2018–present 9-1-1 Edmundo 'Eddie' Diaz Main role (Season 2–present) [13]


  1. ^ "Ryan Anthony Guzman". FamilySearch.org. Archived from the original on January 25, 2015. Retrieved January 25, 2015.
  2. ^ "Ryan Guzman steps into lead role in 'Revolution'". Boston Herald. July 25, 2012. Retrieved June 22, 2013.
  3. ^ on 07/05/2012. "From boy next door to lead role in "Step Up: Revolution"". Nbclatino.com. Retrieved June 22, 2013.
  4. ^ Landeros, Alexandra M. "Music and Entertainment". Popularhispanics.com. Retrieved June 22, 2013.
  5. ^ "Ryan Guzman: He's sexy and he knows it! - Bangalore - DNA". Dnaindia.com. Retrieved June 22, 2013.
  6. ^ Guzman, Ryan [@ryanAguzman] (July 2, 2013). ".@m1ddles one younger brother. #PLLchat" (Tweet). Retrieved October 26, 2019 – via Twitter.
  7. ^ Guzman, Ryan [@ryanAguzman] (July 1, 2013). "Ladies and gents this is why I know I have the best family ever. Love ya @I_Speak_Guz" (Tweet). Retrieved October 26, 2019 – via Twitter.
  8. ^ "Ryan Guzman Q&A". Sactown Magazine. April–May 2016.
  9. ^ "Flights of Fancy". Sactown Magazine. October–November 2010.
  10. ^ "'Step Up' and meet Ryan Guzman". New York port. August 7, 2014.
  11. ^ Murphy, Helen (January 25, 2019). "9-1-1 Star Ryan Guzman and Fiancée Chrysti Ane Welcome Son Mateo". People. Retrieved February 1, 2019.
  12. ^ "Heroes Reborn: About the Show". NBC.com. Retrieved June 25, 2015.
  13. ^ Pederson, Erik (May 23, 2018). "'9-1-1': Ryan Guzman Joins Fox Drama As Firefighter". Deadline Hollywood. Retrieved May 23, 2018.

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