Luke Benward Bio
Luke Aaron Benward, born on 12 May 1995 in Franklin, Tennessee, is an American actor and singer. He is best known for roles in the films How to Eat Fried Worms (2006) and Minutemen (2008).
Luke Benward made his acting debut in 2002 in the film We Were Soldiers and the Pilot of the television show Family Affair. He received critical acclaim for his role in the 2006 film How to Eat Fried Worms, when he won a Young Artist Award for in the category of Best Young Ensemble in a Feature Film.
In January 2009 he released his first album, which contained five songs. He also toured briefly with the Christian group iShine LIVE. He has also been in various commercials, including McDonald’s, Nintendo, Willy Wonka, Hamburger Helper and American Express.
Luke Benward Personal Details
- Born Name: Luke Aaron Benward
- Age (in 2017): 22
- Date of Birth: May 12, 1995
- Birthplace: Franklin, Tennessee, United States
- Zodiac Sign: Taurus
- Occupation: Actor, Singer
- Net worth: 2 Million
- Official Website: http://luke-benward.net/
- Official Twitter: @lukebenward
Luke Benward Family Tree
- Wife name: Not married
- No children
- Father name: Aaron Benward
- Mother name: Kenda Benward (née Wilkerson)
- Sister: Ella Benward
- Sister: Gracie Benward
- Grandmother name: Candice Benward (Paternal/Maternal)
- Grandfather name: Jeoffrey Benward (Paternal)
- Uncle: Sareece Benward (Paternal)
- Uncle: Colin Benward (Paternal)
Luke Benward Relationship History
Below is the relationship and dating history for Luke Benward with his past and current girlfriend details.
Luke Benward dated:
- Indah Winsome (RUMOR)
- Georgie Henley (2006-2008) – Luke Benward dated English actress Georgie Henley.
- Olivia Holt (September 2012-August 2014) – Luke Benward dated American actress and singer Olivia Holt.
Luke Benward Body Measurements, Weight Loss, Diet and Exercise Routine
Luke Benward Body Measurements
- Height in Feet: 6′ 1″
- Height in Centimeters: 185 cm
- Weight in Pounds: 159 pounds
- Weight in Kilogram: 72 kg
Luke Benward Fun Facts
Luke Benward Quotes
“If you don’t stand up to your fears, have bravery, loyalty, and you don’t have friends, you’ll never win. You’ll never feel better about yourself.”
“I’ve always loved to incorporate music into acting because I have a passion for both.”
“I’m really scared of clowns, and for a while, I was scared to perform and sing in front of a crowd. Also, I’m not a big scary movie guy. They stay with me for a while.”
Luke Benward Interesting Facts
- He is a big football fan, and also plays football in the wide receiver position.
- He is a fourth generation singer – his father, grandfather and great-grandfather were all singers.
- His real mother plays his character’s mother in the 2008 film Dog Gone.
- He is a big Star Wars fan, and his favorite Sith Jedi is Darth Maul.
- He auditioned for Bridge to Terabithia, but lost the role to Josh Hutcherson.
- He hates going to auditions.
- He has a celebrity crush on Jessica Simpson.
- He appeared in the music video for Martina McBride’s Concrete Angle in 2003.