Prominently known as James “Wilke” Wilkerson for his performance in the television series known as Switched at Birth, Austin Robert Butler is an American actor as well as a singer. Some of his renowned works include Jordan Gallagher on Ruby & The Rockits, Tex Watson in Once Upon a Time in Hollywood, Sebastian Kydd in The Carrie Diaries and Wil Ohmsford in The Shannara Chronicles. Robert approached the acting industry by coming in contact with a background-acting management company at the Orange County Fair. They helped him commencing a career in the industry and hence, his journey took a start. As per the current year, Robert’s net worth is $5 billion.
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Austin Robert Career Details
In the year 2008, Butler performed a recurring role as James Garrett on the Nickelodeon show Zoey 101. In 2009, he was featured in a family adventure movie known as Aliens in the Attic, in which he was seen in the role of Jake Pearson, with Ashley Tisdale, Carter Jenkins, Robert Hoffman, Kevin Nealon, and Doris Roberts. The same year brought him on the famous but temporary ABC series: Ruby & The Rockits, with David Cassidy, Patrick Cassidy and Alexa Vega sharing the screen with him. He also played a recurring role as Jones on the CW series Life Unexpected in 2010 and was even offered to appear in an episode of Wizards Of Waverly Place, with Selena Gomez. He also played Stone Sevens in two of the Jonas episodes.
In the year 2011, he also got the opportunity to play the role of Wilke on the ABC Family series named Switched at Birth. Afterward, he was also cast in the film ’The Bling Ring’, which was released on September 26, 2011. Austin also guest-starred on the NBC Comedy named ‘Are you there, Chelsea?’ in the year 2012. He was also selected to perform in the CW’ channels Sex and the City prequel series.
In April 2014, Butler joined the cast of the play Death of the Author at the Geffen Playhouse in Los Angeles, in which he played the role named Bradley. In the same year, it was announced that Butler was offered to play a recurring role in the series Arrow. Other than that, he has also worked in movies like The Intruders, Yoga Hosers, and the “lost boy” etc. Recently. The actor did the Quentin Tarantino film Once Upon a Time in Hollywood and was cast as Elvis Presley in the singer’s biographical film.
It’s been 9 years since Austin Robert is head over heels in love with the High School Musical Star, Venessa Hudson. The couple took some time to make their relationship official, however, the silence was worth it. In a recent interview, Venessa stated that she is in no rush to get engaged and that Austin is the ‘rock’ in their relationship.
Austin’s talent is not only limited to acting, but he also plays the guitar and piano. When asked whom he would like to work within the industry, Austin stated: “I would love to work with Leonardo DiCaprio, Will Smith, and Philip Seymour Hoffman.”
Austin is 28 years old, and he was born on 17 August 1991, Anaheim, California, United States. Austin’s zodiac sign is Leo.
Quick Facts About Austin Robert
Name: Austin Robert Butler Age: 28 Birthday: 17 August 1991 Birthplace: Anaheim, California, United States. Nationality: American Height: 1.83 m Weight: 68 kgs Spouse: Unmarried Partner: Venessa Hudson Parents: Lori Butler, David Butler Children: None