Ryan Ochoa (born May 17, 1996) is an American actor and musician. He is known for playing the role of Lanny on the Disney XD series Pair of Kings, and for his recurring role of Chuck Chambers on the Nickelodeon series iCarly.

Ryan Ochoa
Ryan Ochoa at San Diego Film Awards 2019.jpg
Ryan Ochoa at the 6th Annual San Diego Film Awards at PARQ Nightclub on April 20, 2019
Born (1996-05-17) May 17, 1996 (age 23)
OccupationActor, musician
Years active2005–present
Notable work
iCarly (Chuck Chambers)
Pair of Kings (Lanny)
FamilyRaymond Ochoa (brother)
AwardsSan Diego Film Awards

Early lifeEdit

Ryan Ochoa was born in San Diego, California and is the younger brother of Rick Ochoa and the older brother of Raymond, Robert and Destiny Ochoa.[1] His ancestry includes Mexican, Filipino, Italian, Irish, and Russian Jewish.[2]

CareerEdit

Ochoa had his first professional acting job at the age of 8, when he was cast in a national commercial for Dairy Queen.[1]

Ryan's film debut was in the 2007 film, Nostalgia as Ryan Zorn, the son of the main character. He appeared in the 2009 film, The Perfect Game as Norberto,[3][4] one of the 9 baseball players. He also played Tiny Tim in 2009's A Christmas Carol.[5] Ochoa played the voice of the character of Rick in the animated film Astro Boy.

Ochoa has appeared in the television show, iCarly, in the episodes "iHurt Lewbert", "iReunite with Missy", "iTwins", "iFind Lewbert's Lost Love", "iBloop", and "iBeat the Heat".[6]

In 2011 appeared in Disney's Friends for Change.[7] He co-starred as Lanny in the Disney XD series Pair of Kings,[8][9] and as Max Doyle in the straight-to-DVD film Mostly Ghostly: Have You Met My Ghoulfriend?.[10]

He is currently performing with his three brothers in the musical group Ochoa Boyz.[11]

FilmographyEdit

Film and television roles
Year Title Role Notes
2007 Nostalgia Ryan Zorn Film
2008–2009 The Jay Leno Show Various Roles
2008 Mother Goose Parade
2008–2010 iCarly Chuck Chambers Recurring role; 5 episodes
2009 A Christmas Carol Various Animated film; voice roles
2009 Astro Boy Rick Film
2009 The Perfect Game Norberto Villarreal Film
2010 Batman: The Brave and the Bold Young Speedy Voice role; episode: "Sidekicks Assemble!"
2010 Zeke & Luther Deuce Episode: "Old Nasty"[12]
2010–2013 Pair of Kings Lanny Main role; 67 episodes
2011 Mars Needs Moms Hatchling Film[4]
2011 Disney's Friends for Change Himself
2012–2013 Mr. Young Diego 4 episodes
2013 Schlub Life Teen #1 Unsuccessful TV pilot
2014 Mostly Ghostly: Have You Met My Ghoulfriend? Max Doyle Straight-to-DVD film; lead role
2018 The Samuel Project Eli
TBA Del Playa Tim Film; completed

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b "Ryan Ochoa Bio". Disney XD. Disney. Archived from the original on 10 July 2011. Retrieved 6 April 2019.
  2. ^ http://sdjewishjournal.com/sdjj/may-2017/a-silver-fox-helps-unlock-san-diegos-movie-making-potential/
  3. ^ Leydon, Joe (April 15, 2010). "The Perfect Game". Variety. Penske Business Media, LLC. Retrieved 23 January 2016.
  4. ^ a b "Ryan Ochoa". New York Times. Baseline. All Media Guide, LLC. The New York Times Company. Archived from the original on 31 January 2013. Retrieved 6 April 2019.
  5. ^ TV Guide
  6. ^ Unorthodox. "Texting With Barney Miller". Tablet Magazine. Retrieved 6 April 2019.
  7. ^ "Friends for Change Games 2011 Teams". Dare to Dream Show. 18 May 2011. Archived from the original on 21 January 2013. Retrieved 6 April 2019.
  8. ^ Andreeva, Nellie (December 20, 2009). "Disney XD picks up 'Pair of Kings'". The Hollywood Reporter. Associated Press. Retrieved 23 January 2016. Rounding out the cast are Geno Segers as the Royal Secretary, Kelsey Chow as his daughter and Ryan Ochoa as their disgruntled cousin and wannabe king.
  9. ^ Levine, Stuart (December 22, 2009). "'Kings' in Disney XD lineup". Variety. Penske Business Media, LLC. Retrieved 23 January 2016.
  10. ^ Orange, B. Alan (28 August 2014). "R.L. Stine's 'Mostly Ghostly 2' Interview with Ryan Ochoa". MovieWeb. Watchr Media. Retrieved 11 January 2016.
  11. ^ Vogt, Tiffany (25 September 2018). "EXCLUSIVE : "The Samuel Project" Scoop: Shining The Spotlight On Ryan Ochoa". Seat42F. Retrieved 6 April 2019.
  12. ^ TV Guide Zeke and Luter

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