Ever since Gavin MacIntosh began to walk, his steps have always portrayed the life of a star. He started as an artist very young modeling when he was barely 10 years old. Barly in his late teens, the actor has already starred in not less than 15 films and television shows. Ever since he hit the ground running as an actor in 2010, he is rapidly becoming a household name in Hollywood and it certainly looks like he might be conquering the film industry real soon if he continues to pick up major roles. With young talents like Gavin coming through, the film industry looks bright.
Gavin MacIntosh Biography, His Age
He was born on March 22, 1999, as Gavin Power McIntosh in Tucson, Arizona, United States. He began his life in Tucson, Arizona before his family relocated to Hermosa Beach, California, where he attended Mira Costa High School in Manhattan Beach. He graduated from the high school in 2016 and has since taken to acting as a career. In 2009, he signed a modeling deal with Ford Modeling Agency and has done a number adverts for companies like Gap, Mattel, Tom Tailor, Target, Porsche and many more.
Gavin MacIntosh began his acting career when he made his film debut in Turns, in 2010. In the same year, he also appeared in The Science of Death, as Young Martin, in Soulman: The Movie as Bobby and in Sweet Dreams as Jake. The following year, MacIntosh made his TV show debut when he was cast as Wayne in the comedy TV show Parks and Recreation. He also featured in another TV show, Raising Hope, as Wayne. Still in 2011, he starred in four films: Blood Games: Sanctioned to Die as Mark Paterson, The Bluewater Tale as Alex, The Art of Paying Rent as Jake McCormick and as Young Jonathan in Breathe.
By 2012, film directors had begun to recognize Gavin’s raw talent. He played the role of Young Brad in the American television show H.O.P.E. and he also featured in the 2002 film Knocked Down as Young Danny.
His career in the film industry took a huge turn up when he began to feature in the family TV show The Fosters as Connor Stevens. He portrayed the role of Connor Stevens in 25 episodes of the family TV drama between 2013 and 2016. His role in The Fosters is yet his most popular so far in his career. He portrayed a young boy who developed feelings for a shy foster kid named Jude Jacob-Foster, which resulted in the latter questioning his own sexuality. Hayden Byerly played the role of the 13-year-old Jude.
Between 2015 and 2017, Gavin played the role of Parker Booth in two episodes of the crime procedural drama Bones. In 2016, he featured in the film American Fable as Martin. Gavin MacIntosh is an actor and a model but he is relatively interested in several other skills like songwriting, painting and sketching. He is also interested in sporting activities like soccer, biking, and skateboarding.
He is an advocate against bullying and he shares his support to the Be Good to Each Other campaign, a move that encourages kids to embrace their differences and stand up against bullying.
Is He Gay?
Ever since he and Hayden locked lips in an episode of The Fosters, the public has constantly questioned Gavin’s sexuality. The kiss he shared with Hayden on The Fosters is said to be the youngest same-sex kiss ever in the United States television history. The scene was even listed among the 7 Best Moments from ABC Family The Wrap Rewind 2015.
But does the romantic role on set guarantee for a fact that Gavin is gay? Speaking on several interviews about his on-set kiss with Hayden, Gavin has denied the rumors of him being gay but has since been an advocate for LGBT rights and equality.
In between the controversies surrounding his sexuality, he has been dating actress Brooke Sorenson since 2014.
Gavin’s mother is Cynthia Power McIntosh and his father is Dustin MacIntosh. Their professions are not known at the moment. He also has two younger siblings named Grant and Gage MacIntosh.
Height, Weight, Other Measurements
Gavin MacIntosh is not fully grown by many standards, he sure has some really good looks and a physique that will surely make young ladies want more of him. He currently stands at 1.75m and weighs 73kg. He has an athletic body with his chest measuring 39 inches, biceps is 15 inches (38cm) and waist measuring 32 inches (81cm). These figures are guaranteed to change in a few years.