Ryan Lee Stiles is listed as being 6 feet, 6 inches tall. He is an American actor and comedian that was born in Washington on the 22nd of April 1959. He dropped out of high school when he was 17 years old to become a comedian. He began appearing on British show Whose Line Is It Anyway from 1989 till the show ended in 1998. He started the American version of the show in 1998 and appeared in all episodes of the show. He was nominated for an Emmy for his participation in the American version. Stiles has opened a theatre that is dedicated to improvisational comedy shows near his home in Washington. Stiles has been married to his wife Patricia McDonald since 1988. The couple has three children.