Timothy Charles Simons is an American actor and comedian, best known for his role as John Ryan in the HBO television series “Vice President,” for which he received three nominations for the Screen Actors Guild Award for outstanding work in the comedy series. He also had acting roles in the films Interviews, Christine, and Big Boss. Simons grew up in Ridfield, Maine, the son of Susan and Ron Simons, and graduated from Maranakuk High School in 1996. He graduated from the University of Maine at Orono in 2001. Simons is married to Annie Simons, and they have twins born in December 2011.