| Wilson Bethel|| Actor|
| Stephen Wilson Bethel|
February 24, 1984 (age 31) (1984-02-24) Hillsborough, New Hampshire, United States
Actor, writer, producer, model
Joyce Maynard, Stephen Bethel
Charlie Bethel, Audrey Bethel
Fredelle Maynard, Max Maynard
Hart of Dixie, The Astronaut Wives Club, Stealing Summers, Tunnel Rats, The Perfect Student
Scott Porter, Rachel Bilson, Jaime King, Cress Williams, Bret Harrison
Stephen Wilson Bethel (born February 24, 1984), professionally known as Wilson Bethel, is an American actor. He is 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. He is also the star and creator of the web series Stupid Hype on the CW's new online platform CWD (CW Digital Studio).
Bethel was born in Hillsborough, New Hampshire, the son of Stephen Bethel and author Joyce Maynard. 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. 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. 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 played Wade Kinsella, "bad-boy" neighbor to the series' central character, Zoe Hart. 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;" in 2012 he was ranked #2 on the same list.
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