Seamus Dever

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Seamus Dever
Seamus Dever.jpg
Dever during "An Evening with Castle" on March 16, 2010
Born Seamus Patrick Dever
(1976-07-27) July 27, 1976 (age 38)
Flint, Michigan
Occupation Actor
Years active 1999–present
Spouse(s) Juliana Dever (2006–present)

Seamus Patrick Dever (born July 27, 1976) is an American actor.

Dever was born in Flint, Michigan, and grew up in Bullhead City, Arizona. He graduated as valedictorian of Bullhead City Mohave High School, completed his undergraduate studies at Northern Arizona University, and holds MFAs in Acting from the Moscow Art Theatre and Carnegie-Mellon University.

Dever is best known for his portrayal of Detective Kevin Ryan in the ABC series Castle.

Personal life[edit]

A lifetime member of the Actors Studio, Dever married Juliana Dever on May 27, 2006.[1] Juliana plays Jenny, Ryan's wife, on Castle.[2] He is a cousin of Broadway actress Jeanne Arnold and Canadian singer-songwriter Feist.[3]

Dever and his wife are vegetarians.[4] Both are also supporters of Best Friends Animal Society.[4]



  1. ^ Castle's Seamus Dever Compares His Real Wedding to His TV Wedding
  2. ^ Matt Richenthal (January 6, 2012). "Seamus Dever on Castle wedding episode, grappling over donuts". Retrieved February 25, 2013. 
  3. ^ "Seamus Dever's Twitter". October 4, 2011. Retrieved February 25, 2013. 
  4. ^ a b "An Actor of Character". Vegetarian Times 38 (396, number 8): 20. September 2012. 

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