He is never afraid to voice his frustrations about the way Kurt Sutter designed Clay's character arc, especially how he did not give him the proper send-off during his final moments on the show.
He even wanted to be there for the final few episodes, after he was wrote him off the show, but they refused to let him in.
Ryan has said in many interviews that he decided to join the cast because he was going to be able to grow a beard and ride motorcycles.
But the one role he really loved playing was Jimmy O.
She knew that she was coming into a good situation on the show and already knew a few of the people working on it.