About Alan Ritchson
Alan Ritchson (born November 28, 1982 in Grand Forks, North Dakota) is an American fashion model turned actor/singer. Ritchson appeared on American Idol, where he was one of the top 87 contestants in the third season before being cut in Hollywood. He was remembered primarily for his striptease in one episode in which he wooed judge Paula Abdul. He later guest starred on the TV series Smallville as the young version of Arthur Curry, a.k.a, Aquaman. He also had an independent album called This is Next Time, released in late 2005. Read more about Alan Ritchson on Last.fm.