Ryan Haywood, also known as James Ryan Haywood, is an American voice actor, YouTube personality, and former employee of Rooster Teeth Productions and its subsidiary, Achievement Hunter.
He gained recognition through his work at Rooster Teeth, where he served as an animator, editor, producer, and technical director for the popular web series Red vs. Blue.
With his involvement in Let’s Play videos, game-related discussions, and voice acting, Ryan became prominent in the gaming and online entertainment community.
- Full Name: James Ryan Haywood
- Nicknames: Iron Ryan, The Mad King
- Date of Birth: December 6, 1980
- Age: 43 years
- Gender: Male
- Place of Birth: Columbus, Georgia, United States
- Nationality: American
- Profession: Voice Actor, YouTube Personality
Early Life & Education
James Ryan Haywood, known as Ryan Haywood, was born on December 6, 1980, in Columbus, Georgia, and would be clocking the age of 43 as of 2023 to parents David Edwards and Debbie Hoover.
James is the youngest in a family of three. He was raised alongside an older brother, Edward Jr., and an older sister, Tanya. Ryan started modeling when he was still in high school; during this period, he modeled for Twist.
Regarding his education, Ryan attended Georgia Tech University. Afterward, he enrolled at Georgia Southern University, where he further honed his skills.
Ryan Haywood is married to his high school sweetheart, Laurie Higginbotham. Together, they have built a life and family.
Their commitment and support for each other. Ryan and Laurie have two children, adding joy and fulfillment to their family life.
Ryan Haywood’s career began when he found a job opportunity at Rooster Teeth Productions on Craigslist. He joined the company and relocated to Austin, Texas, to pursue his passion for creating content in the gaming and entertainment industry.
At Rooster Teeth, Ryan made significant contributions as an animator, editor, producer, and technical director for the popular web series Red vs. Blue.
His creative skills and expertise helped shape the series and engage a dedicated fan base.
In addition to his work on Red vs. Blue, Ryan became a prominent member of Achievement Hunter, a division of Rooster Teeth focused on gaming content.
He actively participated in Let’s Play videos and game-related discussions, bringing his unique personality and humor to the online gaming community.
Ryan’s contributions helped popularize Achievement Hunter and establish it as a leading source of gaming entertainment on platforms such as YouTube.
Ryan Haywood’s talent extended beyond his work at Rooster Teeth. He lent his voice to characters in popular animated series such as RWBY and Red vs. Blue, further showcasing his versatility as a voice actor.
His distinctive voice brought characters to life and added depth to their personalities.
Ryan Haywood‘s net worth is estimated to be in the range of $3M.
His successful career in the gaming and entertainment industry has likely contributed to his financial success.
- Instagram: @All.hail.the.mad.king
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