Austin Robert Butler, better known as Austin Butler, is an American actor known for Zoey 101, Switched at Birth, Ruby & The Rockits, Life Unexpected and The Carrie Diaries. He is also a singer. He was nominated thrice for Young Artist Awards for his performance in TV series.
Austin Butler was born on 17th August 1991 and grew up in the city of Anaheim, California, USA. He is a son of Loria Anne, an aesthetician and David Butler. He has a sibling sister named Ashley, who is also an actor.
He attended public school till the seventh standard and completed the tenth standard from home-school. His hobbies are playing basketball, hiking, cycling andgym.
When he was 13, he was approached by a representative from a background-acting management company, Orange Country Fair and from then his career in the entertainment industry began. He is also good at singing and knows to play piano and guitar.
Austin started his career as an actor on the big screen from the year 2005. He played the role of Lionel Scranton in live action sitcom, Ned’s Declassified School Survival Guide, created by Scott Fellows which aired on Nickelodeon.
The same year, he appeared in an American teen sitcom, Unfabulous. Though he played several roles in the TV series, he rose to the fame from an American musical comedy television series, Hannah Montana, created by Michael Poryes, Rich Correll, and Barry O’Brien. The TV series starred Miley Cyrus, Emily Osment, Mitchel Musso Jason, Earles, Billy Ray Cyrus and Moises Arias.
After playing as Derek opposite actress/singer Miley Cyrus, he was signed for the short movie, The Faithful, in 2007. He also acted in 20th Century Fox’s family adventure movie, Aliens in the Attic, starring Carter Jenkins, Ashley Boettcher, Ashley Tisdale, Josh Peck. He even won a nomination for Young Artist Award for his performance in the movie.
Apart from acting, he has performed a song on iCarley titled Whatever My Love. Not only this, he also released two other songs Life I Love You, Not and Possibilities along with Alexa Vega in 2009.
Moreover, he played a recurring role in Nickelodeon show, Zoey 101, Out of Jimmy’s Head. His upcoming comedy-drama movie is Dude directed and written by Olivia Milch. The movie cast includes Lucy Hale, Kathryn Prescott, Alexandra Ship, Alex Wolff and Awkwafina.
Austin is in love relationship with actress Vanessa Hudgens since 2011. The girlfriend-boyfriend often visit each other and share their beautiful moment of kissing and hugging on Instagram.
The couple revealed about their relationship in an interview with Entertainment Tonight. Though the couple often has to remain apart, their love for each other is really strong.
Austin is one of the rising stars of the Hollywood industry who has got a huge career in near future. As of now, he has an estimated net worth of $4 million.
Austin Butler Affair(s)
First Affair to Vanessa Hudgens
Austin Butler is dating an American actress and singer, Vanessa Hudgens. Vanessa is better known for her role in High School Musical series. She has also played several movies including Thirteen, Freaks of Nature, and Journey 2: The Mysterious Island.