Entertainment Network:

Sean Ringgold Bio

(Shawn, OLTL)

Steven Bergman

the 411

BIRTHDATE: November 3
HAILS FROM: Rockaway Beach, NY
STAR SIGN: Scorpio
YEARS ON SHOW: 2006-present

While working as a bodyguard, 6-foot-3-inch actor Sean Ringgold found himself in front of the camera on BET's video Web site, BLAST, and the rest is history. He continued to guard an impressive roster of celebrities while pursuing his acting career, appearing in several music videos and TV commercials. In 2006, he landed the bit part of OLTL's Shaun, bodyguard to the now-MIA Vincent. The under-five soon became a recurring role, and three years later, Shaun has a brother, Greg, a sister, Destiny, and even a love interest in Rachel.

et cetera 5 random facts
  1. Has appeared in music videos for Robert Randolph & The Family Band and Elephantman.
  2. Is a three-time New York State Arm Wrestling champion.
  3. His past jobs have included construction, car sales and marketing.
  4. His former bodyguard clients include Tom Cruise, LL Cool J, Queen Latifah and Ludacris.
  5. Has appeared in commercials for Burger King and Dunkin' Donuts.
stories featuring
Sean Ringgold

Sean Ringgold (ex-Shaun, OLTL) and his real-life leading lady, television...

OLTL's Sean Ringgold Returns Today!   Jun 20, 2013

OLTL's Shaun (Sean Ringgold) shows up in Llanview on today's episode, June 20, only to...

Ringgold To Accompany OLTL Online   Sep 26, 2011

Sean Ringgold (Shaun) has decided to accept Prospect Park's offer to stay with OLTL.

tweet ticker

Other Roles

TV Roles
GOSSIP GIRL (Club Security Guard, 2007)

Film Roles
Notorious (Marion "Suge" Knight, 2009)

Subscribe to Soap Opera DigestSubscribe Give a Gift Renew Customer Service Subscribe

get sod everywhere