Austin Butler

Austin Butler

Overview: Austin Butler Biography, Net Worth and Movies

Born in 1991 in Anaheim, California, Austin Butler‘s path to Hollywood started on local fairgrounds. Discovered at only 13, his inherent charisma and acting talent led him to early roles on Nickelodeon and Disney Channel shows. While honing his comedic skills in “Zoey 101” and “Hannah Montana,” he also delved into teen dramas like “Switched at Birth,” showcasing his versatility. This early foundation prepared him for a breakout role in “The Carrie Diaries,” playing Sebastian Kydd, a charming love interest. The series marked his transition from youthful roles to adult characters with complex nuances.

Butler‘s career continued to soar with diverse projects like the fantasy series “The Shannara Chronicles” and the indie drama “I Was Young.” However, it was his captivating portrayal of Elvis Presley in Baz Luhrmann‘s 2022 biopic “Elvis” that truly catapulted him to international stardom. Butler’s meticulous dedication to embodying the King of Rock and Roll, from his mesmerizing performance to perfecting Elvis’s distinct vocals and mannerisms, garnered overwhelming critical acclaim. This transformative performance earned him a Golden Globe Award, a BAFTA Award, and an Academy Award nomination for Best Actor, solidifying his place as a rising star capable of commanding the screen.

BornAugust 17, 1991
Height6’0” (1.83 m)
Marital StatusDating (Kaia Gerber)
ChildrenNone
ParentsLori Anne (Howell) Butler and David Butler

Austin Butler Net Worth and Earnings

While Butler‘s exact net worth is shrouded in mystery, estimations place it somewhere around $4 million. However, his recent portrayal of Elvis in Baz Luhrmann‘s biopic is poised to significantly boost his financial standing and propel him to even greater heights in the industry.

Austin Butler Earnings From Movies

MovieYearEarnings
Elvis2022$5.8 million
Once Upon a Time in Hollywood2019$379,000
The Shannara Chronicles (TV series)2016-2017$500,000 per season (estimated)
I Was Young2014$100,000 (estimated)
Zoey 101 (TV series)2005-2008$5,000 per episode (estimated)

Austin Butler Awards

AwardYearMovie
Golden Globe Award for Best Actor – Motion Picture Drama2023Elvis
BAFTA Award for Best Actor in a Leading Role2023Elvis
AACTA Award for Best Lead Actor in Film2023Elvis
AACTA International Award for Best Actor2023Elvis