- Date of Birth:
- January 1, 1900
- 6' 0"
Riker Lynch (born Riker Anthony Lynch on November 8, 1991 in Littleton, Colorado) is an actor, singer-songwriter and a participant on season 20 of Dancing with the Stars. He is one of the lead singers of his band R5, which he formed with his younger brothers Ross and Rocky, his sister Rydel and friend Ellington Ratliff. Riker grew up doing community theater before moving out to L.A. to pursue an acting career. It was there he met Ellington, and shortly after they formed R5 with his siblings. Riker had a recurring guest star role on Glee from 2010-2013.
Best Known For:
Riker is best known for competing on season 20 of Dancing with the Stars with his partner Allison Holker.
Riker is the bassist and one of the lead vocalists in R5. He is the second cousin of Derek and Julianne Hough.