Wilson Bethel

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Wilson Bethel
BornStephen Wilson Bethel
(1984-02-24) February 24, 1984 (age 30)
Hillsborough, New Hampshire, United States
OccupationActor, Writer, Producer, Model
Years active2004–present
 
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Wilson Bethel
BornStephen Wilson Bethel
(1984-02-24) February 24, 1984 (age 30)
Hillsborough, New Hampshire, United States
OccupationActor, Writer, Producer, Model
Years active2004–present

Stephen Wilson Bethel (born February 24, 1984) is an American actor and the son of Stephen Bethel and author Joyce Maynard.[1] Bethel is best known for his roles as Wade Kinsella on Hart of Dixie and as Ryder Callahan on the CBS daytime soap opera The Young and the Restless.[2][3] He is also the star and creator of the web series Stupid Hype on the The CW's new online platform CWD (CW Digital Studio).

Career[edit]

Before becoming a regular on The Young and the Restless, Bethel had been seen on television in various one-time roles on shows such as JAG, Cold Case, and NCIS.[4] Those small parts were followed up by a role in the 2008 Vietnam War film, 1968 Tunnel Rats where he played the Army Special Ops soldier, Corporal Green.[5] This was followed by his role as Corporal Evan "Q-Tip" Stafford in the 2008 HBO mini-series Generation Kill; Bethel appeared in all 7 episodes as well as the HBO documentary short Making Generation Kill.

In Hart of Dixie, Bethel plays Wade Kinsella, "bad-boy" neighbor to the series' central character, Zoe Hart.[6] Production for the show began in early 2011 and it premiered on September 26, 2011. BuddyTV ranked him #14 on its list of "TV's Sexiest Men of 2011" And 2012 Wilson Bethel was ranked #2 in TV's Sexiest Men " .[7]

Filmography[edit]

List of acting performances in film and television
YearFilmRoleNotes
2004The O.C.BradEpisode "The Telenovela"
2005JAGSeaman Apprentice Charles BanderEpisode "Dream Team"
NCISP.O. John KirbyEpisode "Switch"
20081968 Tunnel RatsCpl. Dan Green
Generation KillCpl. Evan 'Q-Tip' Stafford7 episodes
Cold CaseJames 'Jimmy' TullyEpisode "Shore Leave"
2009-2011The Young and the RestlessRyder Callahan78 episodes
2011The Perfect StudentTrentTV movie
Stealing SummersTrevor
2011–presentHart of DixieWade Kinsella
2012Wyatt Earp's RevengeDoc HollidayVideo
Not TodayBillPost-production
Stupid HypeHypeWeb Series
2013Whose Line Is It Anyway?Himself1 episode
2014L.A. RangersParkerWeb Series

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