Parker Young (born August 16, 1988) is an American actor. He is best known for his role as Ryan Shay on the ABCcomedy Suburgatory. He has also modeled for Tommy Hilfiger and Calvin Klein. Parker most recently played the role of Randy Hill on the FOX comedy Enlisted.


Parker Young was born in Tucson, Arizona, the eldest of three children to Karl and Zarina Young. He has a brother Nelson and a sister Alexis. He attended Catalina Foothills High School where he was football captain, occupying the position of running back. His interest in theatre surfaced when he was in junior year. After graduating, Young moved to Los Angeles to pursue an acting career while he first planned to attend Pepperdine University.

He stars in the TV series Suburgatory as Ryan Shay, dim-witted football jock. In 2013, Young landed a lead role in Fox's military comedy series Enlisted.