Oliver Walters: The 411
Oliver Walters plays Ryan on Crown Lake. Scroll for everything you need to know about Brat’s newest love interest!
What scene--other than from Crown Lake--has been your favorite to film?
My favorite scene not from Crown Lake was actually from a student directed film. We were re-creating an episode from the TV show The Office and I played Dwight. My favorite scene was when I threw up on a car.
How did you get into acting?
I’ve always admired the work that actors do, especially my Mom who is an actress and a very big influence for me. I’ve been doing theatre in school, tried the Groundlings last year and loved it and have been doing lots of projects ever since.
What do you love about being on set?
I love the people, their different personalities, and learning from everyone.
What do you hate about being on set?
Infrequent bathroom breaks are a bit difficult.
What’s your middle name?
Who is a figure from history that you admire/look up to?
Muhammad Ali. His grit and determination is inspiring.
If you could be another character on a Brat show who would it be and why?
I’m not sure! I like RYAN on Crown Lake!
Where do you see yourself in ten years?
Acting in movies and television.
What is your favorite thing to do when you’re not on set or working?
Escape rooms, beach volleyball, hanging with friends, basketball.
If you could live anywhere in the world where would it be and why?
Telluride Colorado. It’s a quaint little mountain town and I have good memories from there.
What’s your favorite tv show of all time?
All time is too difficult to say, but currently it’s Parks and Rec.
What’s your favorite 90s tv show?
Full House or Fresh Prince of Bel Air.
What’s your favorite movie of all time?
What’s your favorite book of all time?
One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest.
What’s the most embarrassing thing that’s ever happened to you?
My voice cracked really badly in front of the entire school as I was giving the sports announcements for the week.
If you could be a 90s icon for a day who would it be?
Will Smith or bleach- tipped Justin Timberlake.
One thing you couldn’t live without?
What’s your favorite ice cream flavor?
Mint chip or Rocky Road.
Favorite ride at disneyland?
Never been to Disneyland, but I have been to Universal Studios, and the Jurassic Park ride is pretty fun.
One last fun fact about yourself?
My nickname is MELMAN, cause I look like the giraffe from Madagascar.