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Ryan Ward


B: January 2, 1979 in Portage La Prairie, Manitoba

Ryan Ward’s debut feature film as a writer and director, Son of the Sunshine, premiered at Slamdance Film Festival and then toured festivals worldwide. He also starred in the film. Ward was given the Rising Star Award for Best Actor at the Edmonton Film Fest; Best Actor & Best Director at the Wild Rose Film Fest and Son of the Sunshine won the Audience Award for Best Feature at both the Malibu and Thunder Bay Film Festivals.

Features & TV Movies:
VR indicates Direct-to-Video Release

Nostradamus (2000)
Film(dzama) (2001)
Forsaken (2004)
The Fighter (2005)
The Squeeze Box (2005)
Sidekick (2005)
Nature of Wildlife (2006)
The Universal Hanging Together of all Things (2006)
About Face (2008)
Son of the Sunshine (2009)

We Ate the Children Last (TV-2011)
Out of Touch (2011)
AmeriKa (2017, short)

TV Series – Guest appearances:
Final 24 (2007)

Credits as a Director:
The Fighter (2005, short)
Rebirth (2006, short)
Son of the Sunshine (2009)

Poster for the 2005 movie, Sidekick
Poster for the 2005 movie, Sidekick