|Birthday||July 27, 1976|
|Birth Place||Flint, Michigan, USA|
|Appearances||Kevin Ryan - List of Appearances|
Dever was born in Flint, Michigan, and grew up in Bullhead City, Arizona. He graduated as valedictorian of his high school class, completed his undergraduate studies at Northern Arizona University, and holds MFAs in Acting from the Moscow Art Theatre and Carnegie-Mellon University.
Acting since the age of 6, Devers has performed in more than 60 plays and musicals since he began his career. Before being cast as Detective Kevin Ryan on Castle, Dever was known for playing the characters of Dr. Ian Devlin on General Hospital and as Dr. Chris "Getti" Ferlinghetti on Army Wives.
- Cousin of Canadian singer-songwriter Leslie Feist of the indie rock group Broken Social Scene.
- Both himself and his wife Juliana are vegetarians.