Austin Butler – Bio, Wiki, Career, Height, Age, Social Media Accounts, Net Worth, Family, Hobbies, Interesting Facts, Controversies, And, More

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Austin Butler

Austin Butler is an American model, Actor, and singer. He was born on August 17, 1991, in Anaheim, California, United States. He rose to fame through playing a variety of characters on the Disney Channel, Nickelodeon, and CW and made appearances in shows like Switched at Birth, Once Upon a Time in Hollywood, and The Carrie Diaries.

Austin Butler intro

Austin was cast as Elvis Presley in the 2022 Baz Luhrmann biopic; it was reported in July 2019. Playing the character of Elvis, he has received positive reviews for his portrayal and is expected to be one of the front-runners for Best Actor at the Oscars. Baz Luhrmann remarked of Austin

“I knew without a doubt that I had found someone who could capture the spirit of one of the world’s most legendary musical figures”.


American actor Austin Butler is a talented performer who has won over audiences with his charming roles on both the big and small screens. Butler has established himself as a rising star in the entertainment business thanks to his boyish charm and unquestionable talent just like Gabriel Guevara Mourreau. He has exhibited his ability to fascinate audiences with his various acting abilities throughout his career, from his early days in the Disney Channel blockbuster series “Zoey 101” to his breakthrough appearance as Tex Watson in Quentin Tarantino’s “Once Upon a Time in Hollywood“.

Austin Butler biography

He has held positions with several well-known brands, including 20th Century Fox, Nickelodeon, and Warner Bros. Additionally, he was nominated for the Best Actor Oscar, and in 2023, Time magazine named him one of the 100 most influential people in the world.


Let us discuss some quick wiki facts about Austin.

Austin Butler Wiki

Full NameAustin Robert Butler 
Nick NameAustin Butler
Date of BirthAugust 17, 1991
Zodiac SignLeo
Age32 years old
BirthplaceAnaheim California, United States 
Home townAnaheim California, United States
Current ResidenceLos Feliz, California, United States 
ReligionRoman Catholic 
Net Worth$4 Million 
Weight68 kgs
Height6 Feet
Eye ColorBlue
Hair ColorBlonde
Body TypeAthletic 
Body MeasurementChest-39
Shoe Size10(US)
Marital StatusUnmarried 
GirlfriendsKaia Gerber
Cody Kennedy (Ex)
Anna Sophia Robb (Ex)
Vanessa Hudgens (Ex)
Lily-Rose Depp (Ex)
Children N/A
HobbyPlaying Piano
Playing Basketball


Butler has a huge fan following on social media platforms like Facebook and Instagram. He frequently posts motivational sayings and messages on his social media channels to uplift his friends and followers.

Austin Butler social media accounts

Facebook 961K Followers
Instagram 3.7M Followers
Twitter 548K Followers
TikTokMultiple Fan Pages


Austin’s zodiac is Leo, like Kylie Jenner, Kane Williamson, and Sophie Aspin. The characteristics of Leo are attractiveness, consciousness, heartedness, and leadership.


Butler was born on August 17, 1991, in Anaheim, California United States. He attended a typical school while growing up in his hometown. An employee from the management organization saw him at the Orange County Fair when he was 13 years old. The agent assisted him in landing bit parts in television programs. He gradually developed a strong interest in acting and started taking acting classes. He switched to homeschooling after seventh grade to deal with shootings and acting classes.

Austin Butler early life and education

Austin also leaned toward the piano and guitar at the same time. The violin was the first musical instrument he ever held. However, he picked up the guitar more quickly and practiced until his fingers started to bleed. After three years of homeschooling, Austin completed his high school education by taking the California High School Proficiency Exam (CHSPE) in the tenth grade.


His mother Lori Anne was an aesthetician and his father’s name was David Butler but When Austin was seven, the couple separated. He was a background performer on Ned’s Declassified School Survival Guide alongside his older sister Ashley (born in 1986).

Austin Butler parents and sibling

FatherDavid Butler
MotherLori Anne


He started his career as a young artist. Austin, a successful TV and movie actor, joined the cast of Death of the Author, a stage play, in 2014 at the Geffen Playhouse in Los Angeles. Bart De Lorenzo managed the production’s direction. His performance received favorable reviews from several publications. He also had the chance to share the screen with Johnny Depp, Lily-Rose Depp, and Harley Quinn Smith in 2014. In addition to playing Chase in the TV series Arrow, he also co-starred with renowned actor and director Tom Sizemore and the stunning Miranda Cosgrove in the horror film The Intruders later that year.

Austin Butler career

In 2016, he agreed to star in The Shannara Chronicles, an MTV fantasy drama based on Terry Brooks’ novel “The Elfstones of Shannara”. He played a half-human, half-elf character in the show, the last of his bloodline with the responsibility of defending his homeland against demons. In the coming-of-age comedy-drama Dude from 2018, Austin portrayed Thomas Daniels. The next year, he played Manson Family member and murderer Tex Watson in the film Once Upon a Time in Hollywood and co-starred with Leonardo DiCaprio and Brad Pitt.


Here is a list of his performances on television.

Ned’s Declassified School Survival Guide2005-2007
Drake & Josh2006
Hannah Montana2006-2007
Zoey 1012007-2008
Out of Jimmy’s Head2008
Ruby and Rockets2009
Zeke and Luther2009
The Defenders2009
Wizards of Waverly Place2010
Life Unexpected2010-2011
Switched at Birth2011-2012
Are You There, Chelsea?2012
The Carrie Diaries2013-2014
The Shannara Chronicles2016-2017
Masters of the Air2023
Austin Butler television


Butler received a role in 2009 as the lead in the 20th Century Fox-distributed film Aliens in the Attic. He portrayed Jake Pearson, a fearless young man who fights aliens to defend his home and family, in an action film. He had a major part that spanned 10 episodes in the family comedy “Ruby & The Rockits” on ABC in 2009. His character was Jordan Gallager. Austin agreed to play a recurring part in Life Unexpected’s family drama in 2010.


He appeared on numerous television programs throughout the year, including Wizards of Waverly, Jonas, CSI: Miami, and The Defenders. Butler soon received the lead part in Sharpay’s Fabulous Adventure, a movie that was essentially a sequel to the popular film High School Musical. He appeared in “Switched at Birth“, “The Bling Ring“, “Are You There, Chelsea?“, and “The Carrie Diaries” between 2011 and 2012. Austin worked with sizable production companies and top-notch directors over these two years, which in turn helped advance his career.

Aliens in the Attic2009
Sharpay’s Fabulous Adventure2011
My Uncle Rafael2012
The Intruders2015
Yoga Hosers2016
The Dead Don’t Die2019
Once Upon a Time in Hollywood2019
The Bikeriders2023
Dune: Part TwoUpcoming 


Here is a list of songs he has performed.

Austin Butler top songs list

  • Trouble (Elvis)
  • Vegas Rehearsal / That’s All Right (Elvis)
  • Baby, Let’s play house (Elvis)
  • Hound Dogs (Elvis)
  • Fly Away Weave (Elvis)
  • Blue Suede Shoes (Elvis)
  • Are You Lonesome Tonight? (Elvis)
  • Crawfish (Elvis)
  • Heartbreak Hotel (Elvis)
  • The Gossip
  • Greenpar Expanse
  • Shimmering Shallows
  • Whatever My Love
  • I Got a Feelin’ in My Body
  • Suspicious Minds
  • Vegas
  • Tupelo Shuffle
  • Cotton Candy Land
  • The King and I
  • Can’t Help Falling in Love


He has worked as a brand ambassador for multiple brands like Cartier. Recently a famous brand YSL Beauty has announced Austin as their brand ambassador for their latest scent, MYSELF.

Austin Butler brand ambassador


Butler was a nominee for a Young Artist Award in 2010 in the categories of Best Performance in a Feature Film – Young Ensemble Cast for the film “Aliens in the Attic” and Best Performance in a TV Series (Comedy or Drama) – Leading Young Actor for the program “Ruby & The Rockits”.

Austin Butler awards

He was nominated once more in 2011 for a Young Artist Award in the category of Best Performance in a TV Series – Guest Starring Young Actor for his role in the drama series The Defender.

Some of his award’s list is as below.

Young Artist Awards
Best Performance in Feature Film
(Aliens in the Attic)
Atlanta Film Critics Circle
Best Breakthrough Performer
AACTA Awards
Best Lead Actor
Chicago Film Critics Association
Most Promising Performer
Florida Film Critics Circle
Breakout Award
Greater Western New York Film Critics Association
Best actor and breakthrough Performance
Indiana Film Journalists Association
Best Lead Performance
Las Vegas Film Critics Society
Best Actor
New York Film Critics Online
Breakthrough Performance
Online Association of Female Film Critics
Breakthrough Performance
People’s Choice Awards
Drama Movie Star of 2022
Phoenix Film Critics Society
Breakthrough Performance
Sunset Circle Awards
Best Actor
AACTA International Awards
Best Actor
British Academy Film Awards
Best Actor in a Leading Role (Elvis)
Golden Globe Awards
Best Actor in a motion picture-Drama
Irish Film & Television Awards
Best International Actor
Minnesota Film Critics Alliance
Best Actor
North Carolina Film Critics Association
Best Breakthrough Performance 
Palm Springs International Film Festival
Breakthrough Performance Award
San Diego Film Critics Society
Breakthrough Artist
Satellite Awards
Best Actor-Comedy


Austin is unmarried but he remains in relationships with different celebrities like Vanessa Hudgens, an actress, who was his girlfriend. Before deciding to break up, Austin and Vanessa dated for nine years, from 2011 until 2020. He started dating Lily-Rose Depp (daughter of Johnny Depp) in 2021 and another one Kaia Gerber was a romantic interest of him and whom he is still dating.  Ashley Tisdale, Alexa Vega, Carter Jenkins, Lindsey Shaw, and Lucy Hale are among his friends.

Austin Butler personal life and relationships


Butler recently spent USD 70,000 on a Volvo XC40. He also owns a USD 160,000 Jaguar Lexus GX. Here are some more vehicles that Butler owns.

  • Alfa Romeo Giulia
  • Lincoln Corsair
  •  Mercedes Benz C-Class
Austin Butler car collection


Austin’s net worth is approximately equal to $4 Million.


His source of income is acting and his work for multiple brands as a brand ambassador.  Austin’s starting salary when he first began his profession was only $10,000 per episode. His income rose to $50,000 each episode as his career developed. He currently receives a salary of more than $70,000 per episode. Earned $250,000 for his performance in “Once Upon a Time in Hollywood“. Additionally, Butler appeared in “Dune: Part Two“‘ for which he received compensation of more than $100,000 each episode.



Now we will discuss some favorites of Austin.

Favorite ActorEddy Murphy
Favorite ActressJulia Fox
Favorite SportBadminton 
Favorite SingerEd Sheeran
Favorite color Candy
Favorite Destination Switzerland 
Austin Butler favorites


  • Butler was well-known for having blonde hair in his early days in Hollywood. The naturally blonde actor darkened his hair black to play Elvis Presley, the King of Rock and Roll.
  • Austin is a talented musician in addition to being an actor. He can also play the guitar.
  • He is well-known for his commitment to fitness and frequently offers his followers advice on exercise regimens and healthy living.
  • The much-anticipated “Transformers” spin-off film, “Transformers: Rise of the Beasts“‘ has cast Butler in the starring role.
  • Austin is a well-known personality in the fashion world known for his immaculate sense of style.
  • He has stated his admiration for Paulo Coelho’s book “The Alchemist“, saying that it has had a significant influence on his life.
Austin Butler interesting facts

  • Austin enjoys taking pictures and has a passion for photography.
  • He is multilingual and speaks Spanish well and has demonstrated this ability in several interviews.
  • Butler is an animal lover and frequently speaks about the rights and welfare of animals.
  • He has taken part in numerous philanthropic activities, such as collection campaigns for companies like PETA and the American Cancer Society.
  • Austin likes adventures and loves to do hiking and rock climbing.
  • He has several tattoos.


  • Austin vows to finally give up his Elvis impersonation after receiving criticism on social media. Presented from the viewpoint of Colonel Tom Parker, the rock icon’s dishonest manager, in Baz Luhrmann’s movie, Tom Hanks portrays Colonel Tom Parker. Butler’s portrayal of Elvis has received a lot of positive reviews, including an Oscar nomination. Although Butler continued to use Elvis Presley’s deep, seductive speaking voice on several occasions following the movie’s release, whether on purpose or not, this elicited a strong response on social media.
Austin Butler controversies

  • Butler is ready to acknowledge that his nearly nine-year ex-girlfriend Vanessa Hudgens was more than just a “friend” who inspired him to seek the Elvis role that has now led to an Oscar nomination. In a new interview with the Los Angeles Times, Butler made it clear that she was his “partner at the time” in response to the backlash he received online for referring to her solely as his “friend”.
  • Butler, the star of “Elvis,” revealed that Baz Luhrmann humiliated him in the recording studio and that he “went home in tears“.

Whom Austin Butler is currently dating?

Austin is currently dating Kaia Gerber.

What was the famous role of Austin Butler?

Austin was cast as Elvis Presley in the 2022 Baz Luhrmann biopic. Playing the role of Elvis was his most famous.

How old was Austin Butler when he lost his mom?

He lost his mom in 2014 when he was only 23 years old.

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