Birthday: May 16
Sean Carrigan is a former professional boxer turned stand-up comedian, actor and producer. He made his debut on THE YOUNG AND THE RESTLESS in June, 2013 as former army medic Dr. Ben “Stitch” Rayburn. Carrigan was originally hired for a four-episode arc that eventually turned into a contract role.
In addition to his role on THE YOUNG AND THE RESTLESS, Sean has appeared in numerous films, television shows and commercials, including the television movie “Call Me Crazy,” starring opposite Oscar winner Jennifer Hudson and directed by Ashley Judd. He has guest starred in the series “Modern Family,” “The Closer,” “Hart of Dixie” and “The Event.”
Carrigan appeared in the Tyler Perry film “Single Mom’s Club,” where he plays the love interest of Wendy McClendon-Covey, and in the romantic comedy “Strangely in Love,” directed by Sundance Award-winning director Amin Matalqa.
Sean is also a comedian and co-founder of the production company Woodhead Entertainment which focuses on original shorts, branded media and feature films. With Woodhead Entertainment, Carrigan contributes as both a producer and actor. His comedic performance as Brett Favre in the viral parody hit “Brett Favre: Rise - What should I do?” gained over 4 million online views and has garnered him great reviews.
Carrigan can be seen doing stand-up comedy all over Los Angeles. Carrigan was born in Fairfax, Va. His birthday is May 16. Follow him on Twitter at @Seancarrigan.