Lucas Till is an American actor and producer. Lucas Till has appeared in many television and film productions, including ‘X-Men: First Class,’ ‘House,’ and ‘Hannah Montana: The Movie’. Apart from his achievements as an actor, he is also popular for his romantic escapades with famous personalities like Taylor Swift.
Table of Biography
The actor’s full name is Lucas Daniel Till. Lucas Till was born on August 10, 1990, in Fort Hood, Texas, USA, to John Mark Till and Dana Lyn. His father is an officer in the US Army. His mother is a chemist by profession. He also has a brother named Nick Till. Moreover, he holds an American nationality and his age is 30 years. Also, his zodiac sign is Leo.
The actor was raised in the suburbs of Atlanta. He started imitating voices and movie characters at a young age. After noticing her son’s talent, Dana Lyn decided to enroll him in a local acting class to hone his skills. He started his career as a model at the age of 10. He continued his education while working as a child actor. In 2008, he graduated from ‘Carlton J. Kell High School’ in the ‘Cobb County School District’ in Georgia, USA.
Career and Professional Life
At the age of 10, he began to appear in television and print commercials. While attending acting classes, he was spotted by a famous Atlanta-based talent agent Joy Pervis. Subsequently, Pervis got him his first assignment as a child model and actor. In 2003, he played Michael in a short film titled ‘The Lovesong of Edwerd J. Robble’. In the same year, he got a prominent role in the film ‘The Adventures of Ociee Nash’. Likewise, in the Kristen McGary-directed movie, Lucas was present as Harry Vanderbilt. In 2004, he was Chad in a short film ‘Pee Shy’.
Similarly, in the same year, he was in the movie ‘Lightning Bug’. The film, which was out at the ‘Philadelphia International Film Festival’, marked Robert Green Hall’s directorial debut. In 2005, Lucas was in his first major role when he was cast in ‘Walk the Line’. The movie is a biopic of legendary singer-songwriter Johnny Cash. Directed by James Mangold, ‘Walk the Line’ premiered at the ‘Telluride Film Festival’ in Telluride, Colorado. Lucas played young Jack Cash, Johnny’s older brother. In 2006, he appeared in a television film titled ‘Not Like Everyone Else’. He played Kyle Kenney in the film, which was aired on ‘Lifetime Television’.
In the same year, he was in the supernatural thriller movie ‘The Other Side’ in which he played young Samuel North. Directed by Gregg Bishop, the film premiered at the ‘Slamdance Film Festival’ in Park City, Utah. Lucas played Jensen in the 2008 Direct-to-DVD zombie comedy film ‘Dance of the Dead.’ In the same year, he played Simon in an episode titled ‘Joy to the World’ in the acclaimed television medical drama series ‘House.’ In the 2009 Direct-to-video movie ‘Laid to Rest,’ he played a young store clerk. Similarly, in the same year, he was present in an episode ‘Things to Do in Phoenix When You’re Dead’ in the supernatural drama series ‘Medium’.
In 2008, he had auditioned for ‘Hannah Montana: The Movie.’ He landed the role of Travis Brody in the movie, which released in 2009. The movie was a major milestone in his career as it was distributed by ‘Walt Disney Studios’ and starred the then-teenage singing and acting sensation Miley Cyrus. In the 2009 Direct-to-video movie ‘The Lost & Found Family’, he played Justin. In the same year, he was also present in a couple of episodes of the web series ‘Fear Clinic.’ He played Brett in the web series and appeared in episodes titled ‘Scotophobia’ and ‘Hydrophobia.’
More about her career
In the 2010 action-comedy film, ‘The Spy Next Door,’ he played a Russian spy named Larry. Then in the same year, he appeared in an episode titled ‘The Legend of the Golden Arm’ in the television sitcom series ‘Blue Mountain State’. The year 2011 was an important one in his acting career as he was present in two big-budget movies that year. In the science fiction action movie, ‘Battle: Los Angeles,’ he played Cpl. Scott Grayston. Directed by Jonathan Liebesman, the film became a huge box office success. Thereafter, he played Havok in Marvel Comics’ superhero action movie ‘X-Men: First Class.’
He reprised his role as Havok in the 2014 movie ‘X-Men: Days of Future Past,’ and in the 2016 movie ‘X-Men: Apocalypse’. Then, he appeared as Ben in the 2011 Direct-to-video superhero movie ‘All Superheroes Must Die’. In 2012, he appeared as Sam in the Direct-to-video movie ‘Dark Hearts.’ In the same year, he also appeared in a short film titled ‘Someone Like You’. He appeared as Chris Pitts in the 2013 British-American psychological thriller movie ‘Stoker’. ‘Stoker’ also marked South Korean filmmaker Park Chan-wook’s English-language debut. He played Scott Norris in the 2013 Direct-to-video thriller film ‘Crush.’ In the same year, he played Toby in the Direct-to-video movie ‘Wet and Reckless’.
In 2013, he played Kevin in the Robert Luketic-directed thriller film ‘Paranoia.’ Lucas played Tyler in the 2014 thriller-drama movie ‘Sins of our Youth.’ He also played important roles in the 2014 Direct-to-video films ‘Wolves’ and ‘Kristy.’ In 2015, he appeared as Josh Harvest in the Direct-to-video movie ‘Bravetown.’ He then played Bobby in ‘The Curse of Downers Grove.’ From 2016, he started playing the protagonist in the action-adventure television series ‘MacGyver.’ He played Ben in the 2016 horror movie ‘The Disappointments Room.’ In the 2017 action-comedy movie, ‘Monster Trucks,’ he appeared as Tripp.
Being an actor, it is sure that Lucas Till earns a good amount of money. As of 2020, he has a net worth of approximately $2 million. Lucas Till has earned all this wealth from his career as a successful actor. Moreover, he could earn more money from his career as he works hard.
Lucas Till was in romantic relationships with many celebrities. He had a brief relationship with famous singer Taylor Swift. The actor started dating Swift after appearing in the music video of her song ‘You Belong with Me’ in which he played the protagonist’s love interest. Likewise, he has also been in relationships with model Kayslee Collins (2010-2012) and actress Carlson Young (2012-2013). In 2010, he had a romantic relationship with actress Debby Ryan. However, his relationship with Debby Ryan was never officially out.
In a new interview with Vanity Fair, Till voiced his discomfort while working under Lenkov, who was fired by CBS earlier this month as a result of toxic workplace claims. The 29-year-old actor said he was a victim of bullying, particularly body shaming, from the axed staffer. He said, “I’ve never worked this hard in my life, and I am fine with hard work,” Till told the outlet. “But the way Peter treats people is just unacceptable. I was suicidal that first year on the show, because of the way he made me feel. But the way he’s treated the people around me—that’s just my breaking point”.
Body Measurement and Social media
Regarding the actor’s body measurement, he is 5 feet 10 inches tall and has a weight of 70 kg. The size of his chest is 41 inches, his waist is 32 inches, and his biceps are 12 inches. Moreover, his hair color is blonde and his eye color is blue. Being an actor, he has a well-maintained body and a perfect body figure with a dashing personality. That is why he has many girl fans.
Talking about his social media presence, he is quite active there. He has an Instagram and Twitter account. On Instagram, he has 411K followers, and on Twitter, he has 174K followers. The actor keeps on updating his social media accounts to be in touch with his fans and followers. His social media accounts are full of his work’s posts. It seems like he loves his current job and is trying to progress more.