Ryan McCartan is a known American actor and a singer. He has gained popularity for his role as Jason “J.D” Dean in Heathers: The Musical in 2014. As Brad Majors in the musical television film “The Rocky Horror Picture Show: Let’s Do the Time Warp Again,” which was released in 2016 by Fox, he got attention from people.
He also appeared on the Disney Channel sitcom Liv and Maddie and played a regular role as Diggie Smalls. His appearance as the main love interest, Fiyero, in the Broadway production of Wicked in 2018 also brought him popularity as an actor. He played the character till May 2019. He was also seen in Frozen, the final Hans in the Broadway production in 2020, but due to the pandemic Covid-19, the theaters were closed. Later it was announced Frozen would not rerun after the lockdown.
He was also a part of an American pop duo from Los Angeles, California. Its name is The Girl and the Dreamcatcher, which stars Liv and Maddie, played by Ryan McCartan and Dove Cameron. Their debuted in 2014 and posted cover songs on YouTube. Their first song video, “Written in the stars,” was released in 2015, followed by their other single named “Glowing in the Dark” in 2016.
He dated his co-member, Dove Cameron, for four years and also got engaged. But they decided to split in October 2016 after six months of their engagement. Ryan also threw shade on Dove in his Instagram stories and hinted that she had cheated on him. And also, their pop duo group disbanded.
More Information About Ryan McCartan and His Career
Ryan McCartan was born on June 14, 1993, in Excelsior, Minnesota. His father was a school principal named Eden Prairie High School in Eden Prairie, Minnesota, and he retired in 2018. Ryan was first seen in 2007 in a minor role of Disney’s High School Musical’s stage version.
Then in 2011, he played a nominal role in The Phantom of The Opera, which was Minnesota’s first regional production. He also received Best Performance by an Actor that same year in Jimmy Awards for being one of the top performers in high school musical stage version. He also starred in the 2016 R.L. Stine’s video film Monsterville: Cabinet of Souls. In 2018, he played the lead role in the new musical Mutt House. In 2019, at Aspen Music Festival, he played Lt. Cable in South Pacific. He was also seen as a host in 25 Years of Disney Broadway for Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS.
Who is Ryan McCartan Dating Now?
Ryan McCartan is currently dating Samantha Fekete. After breaking up with American actor and singer Dove Cameron six months after their engagement in 2016 October. Ryan and Samantha started dating in September 2017.
Samantha posted a picture of them on Instagram hanging out in Disneyland. Dating rumors started circulating about them, but people thought they could also be friends. But the rumors started turning into reality after they continued to post their pictures. A few times after that, they also attended Kari Feinstein’s Style Lounge event together and clicked pictures. They were also spotted together in a few places. They started being ‘couple goals’ after they carried on with PDA in their Instagram posts, including wearing matching clothes and complimenting each other.
The speculations became official as Ryan posted a picture and captioned it as “girlfriend,” and Samantha posted a photo of her kissing Ryan. They also opened a joint YouTube channel named “Sam and Ryan” where they post ‘couple content,’ reaction videos, and share their personal experiences. The channel has 44k subscribers.
Who is Samantha Fekete?
Samantha is an American actress, YouTuber, and social media influencer. She owns a YouTube channel named ‘Totally Trendy’ produced by Hi5 studios and has over 210k subscribers. She was born on July 11, 1999, in London, England. She began her acting career at the age of ten, in theaters for children. The 21-year-old gained attention and admiration from the audience for her role, Sam in Roommates, a comedy series in 2016 starring opposite Cooper Green and JT Neal.
The couple is going strong in their relationship and makes their fans drool over their adorable chemistry. We hope the cute couple stays like this forever.
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