Who is Austin Butler?
Austin Butler is an American actor and singer who is recognized for his roles as James “Wilke” Wilkerson in ‘Switched at Birth’.
Full Name: Austin Robert Butler
Age: 27 years old
Date of Birth: August 17, 1991
Birthplace: Anaheim, California, USA
Father: David Butler
Mother: Lori Anne
Hair Color: Blonde
Eye Color: Blue
Height: 6 ft.
Weight: 68 kg
Profession: Actor, Singer
Girlfriend: Vanessa Hudgens
Early Life, Wiki, and Career:
He was born on August 17, 1991, in Anaheim, California, USA. His birth name is Austin Robert Butler in Anaheim, California, USA.
Austin Butler began his acting career at the age of 13. Butler caught the attention of a representative from a background-acting management company at the Orange County Fair and the agent approached Butler. They helped him to get started as an actor and then he came to the realization that he loved acting and he began taking acting lessons.
He portrayed the guest role of Derek Hanson in the Disney Channel series ‘Hannah Montana’ in May 2007.
He was cast in ‘Aliens in the Attic’ in July 2009 alongside Robert Hoffman, Kevin Nealon, Ashley Tisdale, Carter Jenkins, and Doris Roberts. This was followed by roles in ABC’s Ruby & The Rockits, Life Unexpected (Feb 2010), Jonas, CSI: Miami, The Defenders, Wizards Of Waverly Place, Sharpay’s Fabulous Adventure (2011).
He made his breakthrough from the role of Wilke in ABC’s series ‘Switched at Birth’ and depicted Zack Garvey in ‘The Bling Ring’ in the same year. Recently, he appeared in ‘Once Upon a Time in Hollywood’ in 2019.
Family Life, Father, Siblings:
His mother is Lori Anne Howell, an aesthetician and his father’s name is David Butler. He also has an older sister, Ashley Butler and the siblings had worked together on Ned’s Declassified School Survival Guide.
He is currently in a relationship with Vanessa Hudgens who is an actress. The pair began dating since 2011. There was a rumor that the couple got engaged in December 2017, but she clarified via Twitter that they have not been engaged yet. They are currently enjoying the relationship.
Also, there is a rumor that he was in a relationship with actress Cody Kennedy but neither of them responded to the rumor.
He has a height of 6 ft. and he weighs 68 kg. Also, he has blue eyes and blonde hair. Other information regarding his shoe size, dress size, etc. are not available.
Net Worth and Salary:
He has an estimated net worth of around $4 million and he has earned that sum of money from his career.
Social Media Accounts:
He has around 2.1M followers on Instagram, about 600k followers on Twitter, and around 123k followers on Facebook.