Luke Benward Biography

Updated On Aug 07, 2019 Published On Mar 14, 2016
Facts of Luke Benward
Date of Birth: 1995 , May-12
Birth Nation: United States
Height: 6 Feet 2 Inch
Name Luke Benward
Birth Name Luke Aaron Benward
Father Aaron Benward
Mother Kenda Benward
Nationality American
Birth Place/City Franklin, Tennessee
Ethnicity White
Profession Actor
Working For Movies, TV Shows
Net Worth $ 2 million
Salary $ 240 thousand
Eye Color Green
Hair Color Dark brown
Famous for Singer
Affair with Olivia Holt
Boyfriend Olivia Holt
Married Not Yet
Movies Field of Lost Shoes
TV Show Crime Scene Investigation
Sisters Ella Benward, Gracie Benward
Albums Cloud 9
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Luke Benward is a talented singer and actor from the United States and he is also the winner of Best Young Ensemble in a Feature Film. He is mainly popular for starring the role of Billy Forrester in the comedy movie, How to Eat Fried Worms. Luke has also acted in movies like Dumplin, Life of the Party and Cloud 9.

Early life

Luke Benward, who is nicknamed LA, was born as Luke Aaron Benward on 12th May 1995 in Franklin, Tennessee, the United States of America to Kenda Benward and Aaron Benward. He has two sisters named Gracie Benward and Ella Benward.

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He is an American and is of English, German, and Scots-Irish (Northern Irish) descent.

Luke has a strong connection in music from his parental side and connection in acting and modeling from his mother’s side.

Personal life

Though Luke is known for having several on-screen romantic relations, he is single in his real life. Till now, he has not been involved in any kind of love affairs. There is also no any rumor about his girlfriend, married life and his loving wife.

Career and net worth

He has been active in acting since 2002. He made his acting debut in 2002 by starring the role of David Moore in the war movie We Were Soldiers, starring Mel Gibson and Greg Kinnear. Three years later he appeared in the movie Because of Winn-Dixie, featuring AnnaSophia Robb and Dave Matthews.

His breakthrough role came in 2006 after he began portraying the role of William "Billy" Forrester in the movie How to Eat Fried Worms, starring Adam Hicks and Alexander Gould. He is also known for his role in the TV series CSI: Crime Scene Investigation, alongside Marg Helgenberger and William Petersen.

Besides acting, he is also active in singing. His debut EP Let Your Love Out was released on 5th of January 2009.

Net worth

His annual salary is estimated to be around $242,424 and his net worth is said to be $2000000.

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Born in Franklin, Tennessee, United States

May 12 , 1995

Luke Benward, who is nicknamed LA, was born as Luke Aaron Benward in Franklin, Tennessee, United States of America to Kenda Benward and Aaron Benward. He has two sisters named Gracie Benward and Ella Benward. He is an American and is of English, German, and Scots-Irish (Northern Irish) descent.

Began his acting career

2002

Luke has a strong connection in music from his parental side and connection in acting and modeling from his mother’s side. He has been active in acting since 2002. He made his acting debut in 2002 by starring the role of David Moore in the war movie We Were Soldiers. 

Appeared in the movie, How to Eat Fried Worms

2006

Luke Benward is a talented actor from United States. In 2005, he appeared in the movie Because of Winn-Dixie. His breakthrough role came in 2006 after he began portraying the role of William "Billy" Forrester in the movie How to Eat Fried Worms.

Released his debut EP, Let Your Love Out

January 5 , 2009

Besides acting, he is also active in singing. His debut EP Let Your Love Out was released on 5th of January 2009. In 2014, he sang the promotional song Cloud 9. He has also appeared in several music videos since 2002. 

Won Young Artist Awards

2007

For starring the role of Billy Forrester in the comedy movie, How to Eat Fried Worms, Luke Benward got his first nomination in Young Artist Awards in 2007. He was also honored with this award in 2007 for Best Young Ensemble in a Feature Film.