Cathy Cahlin Ryan

Trivia and Quotes

Trivia (5)

  • Cathy's son was cast as Connie Resiler's son, Brian, in seasons one and two of The Shield.

  • Cathy can often be seen wearing a blue wrist band is episodes of The Shield. It represents "The Blue Band of Hope" and serves to help raise autism awareness.

  • In 2004 Cathy was presented with the CAN (Cure Autism Now) Media Award for helping to raise autism awareness.

  • Cathy is married to Shawn Ryan, writer and creator of The Shield.

  • Cathy was three months pregnant when she began filming on the first season of The Shield.