Austin Butler Biography

Biography by Published on Updated on 02 Feb, 2020
Facts of Austin Butler
Date of Birth: 1991 , August-17
Age: 30 years old
Birth Nation: United States of America
Name Austin Butler
Birth Name Austin Robert Butler
Father Lori Butler
Mother David Butler
Nationality American
Birth Place/City Anaheim
Ethnicity White
Profession Actor and model
Net Worth N/A
Salary N/A
Eye Color Light brown
Hair Color Brown
Face Color White
Affair with Vanessa Hudgens
Girlfriend Cody Kennedy
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Austin Butler is an American actor, model as well as a musician, known for his portrayal as Danny on American comedy-drama television series, Zoey 101 and as James "Wilke" Wilkerson in American teen/family drama television series, Switched at Birth

Beginning his career as a teenage artist, Butler won a million hearts with his umpteen TV performances & outstanding characterizations in films.

Butler is in a relationship with American actress and singer, Vanessa Hudgens, a daughter of Gina Guangco since 2013.

Early life and education

Austin Butler was born as Austin Butler on 17th August 1991 in Anaheim, California, U.S. He belongs to white-American ethnicity/race and holds an American nationality.

Butler is born to David Butler and Lori Butler, an aesthetician. He has a younger sister, Ashley who worked as a background-actor alongside him on Ned's Declassified School Survival Guide.

Since his childhood days, Butler was interested in music, arts, & drama. When he was thirteen, Austin was approached at the Country Fair by a representative of a background-acting management company, which kick-started his acting career.


In 2005, Austin Bulter stepped his first in the world of acting, appearing in the American live-action sitcom, Ned�s Declassified School Survival Guide as Lionel Scranton.

Bulter came into the limelight through the 2007 TV series, Zoey 101 as Danny. His diligent performance led him into several TV series including, Out of Jimmy�s Head, Zeke & Luther, Jonas, CSI; Miami and many others. 

Bulter made his movie debut through 2007 hit movie, The Faithful as a role of Danny. Following this, he appeared in various films and TV series including, Aliens in the Attic, Sharpay�s Fabulous Adventure, The Intruders and many others.

Personal life and Legacy

Currently, Butler is dating Vanessa Hudgens, sister of Stella Hudgens. The duo first met on the set of High school musical in 2005. Those days Vanessa was dating co-star, Zac Efron.

Butler and Vanessa were first romantically linked to each other in 2011 after they were spotted kissing publicly. According to some sources, the actress disclosed how she had maintained her long-distance relationship. She said:

�Just communication, communication is key,�

Previously, there was a rumor that, Butler had an affair with American film actress, Cody Kennedy in 2007.

He has also appeared in The Carrie Diaries alongside Lindsey GortAnnaSophia Robb and Ellen Wong.

During his initial career, Butler worked as background artist along with his sister Ashley, who also attended acting classes. The siblings worked on the show �Ned�s Declassified School Survival Guide.'

Butler�s friend circle comprises of Alexa Vega, Ashley Tisdale, Lindsey Shaw, Cater Jenkins, and Lucy Hale. He was also the ring bearer at the Alexa Vega & Sean Covel�s wedding.

Net worth

Multi-talented actor, Bulter paved his road to success & fame with his hard work and dedication. He earns a decent amount of money, through his TV series and movies.

Similarly, Bulter falls in the same category of earners who add a lot of dollars to their account in every passing day.  He was also nominated for the Young Artist Award (2010, 2011)