List of notable fictional characters whose name is Ryan, including photos when available. The fictional characters named Ryan below come from every kind of genre and medium, as this list includes movie characters named Ryan, TV characters named Ryan, and book characters named Ryan. You might even find some notable video game characters whose name is Ryan below as well. Whether you're looking for comedy characters named Ryan or drama characters named Ryan, this list will have what you're looking for.Who are the most well known fictional Ryans? Some of the more memorable names below include Ryan Atwood from The O.C., Ryan Howard from The Office, and Ryan McCarthy from Never Back Down. This list is ranked by the votes of users like you, so vote for your favorite characters below if you want to see them higher on the list. If we left your top character named Ryan off the list, feel free to add them.