Brenton Thwaites is a well-recognized Australian actor. Brenton Thwaites got worldwide popularity after playing the role of Luke in the famous Fox8 teen drama ‘Slide’.
Table of Biography
Early Life and Childhood
Brenton Thwaites was born on 10th August 1989. He stepped into this world in Cairns, Queensland, Australia. By this, he is currently 32 years old and Australian by nationality. Similarly, he is from a Christian family. Moving on, his birth sign is Leo.
Moving towards his family members, he was born to his father Peter Thwaites, and his mother Fiona Thwaites. Similarly, she also has a sister named Stacey Thwaites. In terms of his scholastic background, he completed his early education at Cairns State High School, graduating in 2006, and throughout this period, he had no interest in becoming an actor.
He, on the other hand, being the adventurous kind, wanted to attempt new things with his profession, and, at the age of 16, he landed as Romeo in a production of ‘Romeo and Juliet.’ He then enrolled in Queensland University of Technology to study acting before graduating in 2010.
Professional Life and Career
‘Home and Away is one of Australia’s longest-running television shows. In 2011, Brenton appeared in the 24th season of the show. He played the recurring part of Stu, a tough young guy. Brenton had intended to relocate to Los Angeles about that time, in mid-2011. However, before departing, he acted in the television film ‘Blue Lagoon,’ in which his performance was praised by many and derided by a few.
Being one of the most celebrated Australian actors, he has made a pretty huge amount of money. As of the online resources, he currently has an approximate net worth of $8 million US dollars.
While filming ‘Pirates of the Caribbean’ in Australia in 2015, Brenton Thwaites began dating Chloe Pacey. Since then, the two have been in a long-term relationship. The couple has two children. Before Pacey, he dated singer, Taylor Swift. They drew a lot of media attention since people frequently spotted them hanging out at Los Angeles clubs.
Brenton has stated that he is bisexual and that he has dated a few males in the past. He also aroused a lot of rumors when he said that when he first arrived in Los Angeles, he searched for employment as a bartender in homosexual bars.
Body Measurements and Social Media
Enhancing his body measurements, the actor is 6 feet or 1.84 meters tall and weighs around 82 kg. Similarly, his actual body measurements (chest-waist-hip) are 40-33-38 inches. In addition, Brenton has dark brown hair and a pair of stunning dark brown eyes.
When it comes to his social media handles, he is quite popular with them. He has over 54k followers on Facebook, 785k followers on Instagram, and over 81.5k followers on his Twitter account.