Biography

Matthew Lauria is an American actor best known for his series regular role as football player Luke Cafferty on NBC's "Friday Night Lights". He had a recurring role as Ryan York, Mae Whitman's love interest, on the NBC drama series "Parenthood". He currently stars as Ryan Wheeler, a troubled former MMA champion, on the DirecTV sports drama series "Kingdom".

Matthew Lauria is an American actor best known for his series regular role as football player Luke Cafferty on NBC's "Friday Night Lights". He had a recurring role as Ryan York, Mae Whitman's love interest, on the NBC drama series "Parenthood". He currently stars as Ryan Wheeler, a troubled former MMA champion, on the DirecTV sports drama series "Kingdom".

Personal Info

Known For Acting

Gender Male

Known Credits 17

Birthday 1984-06-22

Place of Birth Washington, D.C.

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Acting TV ShowsMovies

Down as Guy
2019 Shaft as Major Gary Cutworth
2019 Traitors (6 episodes) as Peter McCormick
2019 Miss Bala as Brian
2019 Down as Guy
2015 Ma as Cowboy
2014 Kingdom (40 episodes) as Ryan Wheeler
2011 Person of Interest (1 episode) as Adam Saunders
2011 The Chicago Code (13 episodes) as Caleb Evers
2010 Parenthood (25 episodes) as Ryan York
2009 The Forgotten (1 episode) as Eric / John Doe
2008 Lipstick Jungle (13 episodes) as Roy Merritt
2007 Burn Notice (1 episode) as Ethan
2006 30 Rock (1 episode) as Winthrop
2006 Friday Night Lights (26 episodes) as Luke Cafferty
2001 Law & Order: Criminal Intent (1 episode) as Jake Lally
2000 CSI: Crime Scene Investigation (2 episodes) as Agent Matthew Pratt

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