Ryan-James Hatanaka’s career rose after he was cast in Hallmark’s series When Hope Calls in 2019.
Canadian actor Ryan-James Hatanaka is a young talent who has impressed audiences with his roles as Gabriel Kinslow in Hallmark’s series When Hope Calls and Dr. Evan Wallace in Global Television Network’s series Nurses.
The actor also featured in The CW’s mystery series Nancy Drew, as he played the character of Detective Abe Tamura.
Ryan’s performances have also helped him gain many followers — and with his rising popularity, people are curious to know about his personal life.
Here get to learn how old is Ryan James Hatanaka, his wiki, personal life, and career details.
Is Ryan-James Hatanaka Married To Wife?
Ryan-James Hatanaka is someone who prefers to keep his relationship details very private. Therefore, not much is known about his personal life.
That being said, according to our research, the actor is not married to a wife as of yet, but he is definitely dating a girlfriend.
He has an Instagram post, posted on June 21, 2018, where he is moving his legs with a stunning diva. In the caption, he wrote, “Dancing into summer.”
And although he has not hinted much in that post, it is still clear that he is trying to keep his lady protected and away from the media. Therefore, it is suspected that the diva in the picture is his partner or girlfriend, whose identity remains concealed.
He Is Very Connected to His Family
Speaking about his family, his family is very connected to each other. They talk a lot about one another’s progress, supports each other, and trusts each other.
I have a very connected family. We talk a lot and really trust each other. It’s a really important thing to me.
In addition to that, he has three siblings: an older brother Bobby, and two younger sisters, Abigail and Victoria.
His Age and Date of Birth Is Hidden
Like his personal life, the actor, Ryan-James Hatanaka, has also kept his date of birth private. But he seems to be around the age between 25 to 30. Therefore, Ryan was born in the 1990s in Canada.
He went to the New York University, where he received an MFA under the university’s Tisch Graduate Acting Program in November 2012.
The talented actor stands tall at the height of 6 feet (1.83 meters).
Ryan Started His Career as a Theater Actor
While he was completing his studies in the acting program, Ryan-James Hatanaka was also associated with various theatres and performed in plays and dramas.
Doing that, he portrayed Shakespeare in the Park’s production of King Lear alongside actors John Lithgow and Annette Bening. Likewise, he also performed for New York’s Signature Theatre plays Big Love and The Sandbox; and Romeo & Juliet at The Guthrie Theater.
According to IMDb, he made his first movie appearance in 2010 when he was cast as R.J. Hatanaka in the TV movie My Babysitter’s a Vampire.
But it was after 2014 that he started to make regular appearances on television and big screen. But still, he appeared in minor roles in projects such as Eye Candy, Mr. D, Foursome, Chicago P.D., and A Simple Wedding.
He got his breakthrough role when he was cast as Gabriel Kinslow in Hallmark’s series When Hope Calls, a spinoff of the hit series When Calls The Heart, in 2019.
During an interview with Macaila Britton in April 2020, when Ryan was asked how did he land in the series When Hope Calls, he answered:
I was shooting another TV show in Toronto at the time (Nurses) when I heard about the opportunity.
“They organized a chemistry read between myself and Morgan Kohan, who plays Lillian and had been involved in the project for some time, and we clicked right away,” he further added.
Following that, he received prominent roles one after another. He was cast in the series Nurses as Dr. Evan Wallace and Nancy Drew as Detective Abe Tamura in 2020.
His upcoming series, The Underground Railroad, is under post-production, where he will play the character named Red.
His Net Worth
Ryan-James Hatanaka is definitely making good earnings from his growing career. Therefore, he manages a good lifestyle and lives comfortably, which is seen through his social media.
But so far, he has not revealed his net worth or salaries.