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Rider Strong

Rider King Strong (born December 11, 1979) is an American actor, director, producer and screenwriter. He is best known for his role as Shawn Hunter on the 1990s sitcom Boy Meets World. Rider King Strong was born in San Francisco, California, the son of Lin (née Warner), a teacher and nutritionist, and King Strong, a firefighter. He graduated from high school in Sebastopol, California in 1997. His brother is Shiloh Strong, an actor and still photographer. Strong began his acting career at the young age of nine, when he starred as Gavroche in the San Francisco production of Les Misérables. After the stage production, he appeared in small screen roles on television. In 1992, he received his first regular television series role as Julie Andrews's son on Julie. When the series was canceled, Strong made his debut on film as Amy Irving's son in Benefit of the Doubt. It was not until he was chosen for the role of Shawn Hunter in the ABC series Boy Meets World that he received widespread recognition. During the seven year run he was nominated twice for the Young Artist Award and nominated for a Hollywood Reporter YoungStar Award. When the series ended, Strong returned to the big screen to

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Shawn from 'Boy Meets World' -- I Am NOT Part of Spin-Off ... Yet

Shawn from 'Boy Meets World'
I Am NOT Part of Spin-Off ... Yet

Rider Strong -- the guy who played Shawn Hunter on "Boy Meets World" back in the day -- says he hasn't signed on to reprise his role on the new spin-off show ... but that could change.Strong just… READ MORE >

Shawn from 'Boy Meets World': 'Memba Him?

Shawn from
'Boy Meets World' 'Memba Him?

Rider Strong is best known for playing Shawn on the '90s sitcom "Boy Meets World." Guess what he looks like now! READ MORE >

- 1478 days ago
Rider on the Storm

Rider on the Storm

The 30-year-old resurfaced at some event in Australia this weekend, looking handsome.In 2004, Rider graduated magna cum laude from Columbia University.In 2009, Strong appeared in one episode of… READ MORE >

- 1478 days ago
Rider Strong: It's Hard for a Guy with a Porn Name

Rider Strong:
It's Hard for a Guy with a Porn Name

With porn stars out there rockin' names like Dave Pounder, Jack Hammer, and Seymore Butts -- it's easy to see why a guy named Rider Strong ("Boy Meets World") could get mixed in with the Triple-X… READ MORE >

- 2195 days ago

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