Rider King Strong (born December 11, 1979) is an American actor.
Strong was born in San Francisco, California to King Strong and Lin Warner.
Strong's best known part was as Shawn Hunter in Boy Meets World. He's also famous for playing Paul in the indie horror film Cabin Fever (2002), directed by Eli Roth. His family made their own production company named Redwood Shire Productions. He has also said that the film, Cabin Fever, has been his favorite project after Boy Meets World ended production.
His role in Boy Meets World as Shawn Hunter gave him a bad boy image. In 2006, on an episode of Child Star Confidential, Rider reveals that the fan mail/letters he received on the set of BMW often asked him to murder someone for them.
Rider Strong starred in the cancelled WB show Pepper Dennis (Rebecca Romijn) as Chick, Pepper's loyal cameraman who has always harbored a secret crush on her. This was one of two times that he appeared in the Tuesday 9/8c time slot in 2006, the other being on...
Cabin Fever (2003) is American horror film about a group of college graduates who rent a cabin in the woods and begin to fall victim to a horrifying flesh-eating virus. The film was the directing debut of filmmaker Eli Roth, who cowrote the film with Randy Pearlstein. The inspiration for the film's story came from a real life experience during a trip to Iceland when his face broke out in bloody sores.Roth wanted the style of his film to make a departure from many modern horror films that had been released in recent years. One modern horror film, The Blair Witch Project, did inspire Roth to use the internet to help promote the film during its production and help gain interest towards its distribution. The film itself, however, draws from many of Roth's favorite horror films, such as The Evil Dead, The Texas Chain Saw Massacre and The Last House on the Left.The film centers on five recent college graduates, Jeff, Karen, Paul, Marcy and Bert, who trek to a remote cabin deep in the woods..., http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0303816