Artist Bios

Ryan Kitley

Ryan Kitley

(Bio as of September 2016)

Ryan Kitley is an award-winning actor who has worked in Chicago and Los Angeles for nearly 20 years. Most recently, he portrayed various historical figures in the six-month run of Assassination Theater.  Past theater credits include major roles at Royal George Theatre, Shattered Globe Theatre, Drury Lane Theater, Writers Theatre, The Matrix Theater, Colony Theater, The Organic Theatre, Mercury Theatre, Chicago Shakespeare Theater, Piven Theatre Workshop, Theatre at the Center and Meadow Brook Theatre. Mr. Kitley received a Jeff Award for Best Ensemble in Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf? with Shattered Globe Theatre and a Jeff nomination for Best Supporting Actor in The Big Funk with Clock Productions. Film and television credits include Chicago P.D., Empire, Chicago Fire, Boss, Detroit 1-8-7, Turks, Early Edition, Jimmy Kimmel Live, Miss March, Soul Survivors, Barbershop II, Dig Two Graves and Guidance