Ryan has never been married but he is found having love affairs with several actresses. In 2002, while he was starring in a psychological thriller film Murder by Numbers, he fell in love with Sandra Bullock. Sandra Bullock is also an actress and she is best known for starring the role of Dr. Ryan Stone in a British-American space survival drama film Gravity. They began their romantic love life in 2002 and it continued for about a year.
While Ryan was on the set of The Notebook, he began dating his co star Rachel McAdams. Rachel McAdams is a beautiful lady and a Canadian actress. They were together for about two years and they broke up in 2007.
At the end of 2011, Ryan was spotted with an American actress Eva Mendes. This love life propped up when they were on the set of The Place Beyond the Pines. Eva is also a fashion model. From this love life they have already welcomed two children together. They are about to get married and be each other’s loving spouse.
He received his formal education from several high schools. He attended Gladstone Public School, Cornwall Collegiate and Vocational School and Lester B. Pearson High School. At a young age, he watched an American Film Noir pulp action film Dick Tracy and this movie made an impression on him. Though he was an isolated guy as a child, he began performing with his sister at a young age. He performed at a local ballet company and sang at weddings. In the early 1990s, he auditioned for the Disney Channel's Mickey Mouse Club. He appeared in this show for about two years. In 1995, he was seen in a Canadian horror fantasy-themed anthology television series Are You Afraid of the Dark? where he played the role of Jamie Leary. In 1997, he starred in the movie Frankenstein and Me. He got his rise in fame after he portrayed the role of Noah Calhoun in an American romantic drama film The Notebook. In 2004, he played in the movie Half Nelson, for this role he earned the salary of $1,000 .00/week. His net worth is $30 million.