Gregg Sulkin is a British actor best known for his roles on the Disney Channel series Wizards of Waverly Place and As The Bell Rings. Since he began acting in 2002, Gregg has built an impressive body of work and gained a throng of fans in the process. The young actor also appeared in Avalon High and was a main cast member on the hit MTV teen comedy show Faking It where he played Liam Booker. He also appeared in Pretty Little Liars and Don’t Hang Up.
In true millennial spirit, Gregg Sulkin is also highly active on social media where he has proven to be quirky, funny, witty and smart. With over four million followers on Instagram and more than one million fans on Twitter, he makes sure to keep them apprised of all his projects through these platforms.
Who Is Gregg Sulkin?
Gregg Sulkin was born on the 29th of May 1992 in Westminster, London. The actor, a Jewish, had his Bar Mitzvah in Jerusalem at the Western Hall. Before relocating to the United States full time for his career, he had attended North London’s Highgate School – a British co-educational independent school.
The British actor made his acting debut in Doctor Zhivago, a miniseries which also starred Hans Matheson, Keira Knightley and Sam Neill. He then went on star in Sixty Six opposite Catherine Tate, Helena Bonham Carter and Eddie Marsan.
Gregg Sulkin’s career began to grow and he landed roles on As The Bell Rings, The Mad Woman In The Attic, Pass The Plate, The Heavy and The Sarah Jane Adventures.
In 2013, it was announced that Gregg Sulkin would star in the television adaptation of Delirium playing Julian Fineman, a lead character. However, the show was not picked up by FOX, much to the disappointment of both his fans and the fans of the book.
He is also an avid fan of soccer and supports Arsenal F.C.
5 Lesser Known Facts About Gregg Sulkin
1. Ex Girlfriends
Being young, attractive and successful, it’s not a surprise that Gregg Sulkin has had a very active dating life. The actor dated Samantha Boscarino, an American actress from 2008-2009. He later dated fellow Disney alum, Debby Ryan from 2009 till 2010. His next relationship was with is Avalon High costar, Britt Robertson, which only lasted for a few months in 2010. Next, he dated Pixie Lott which lasted for seven months.
Gregg Sulkin stayed away from the dating scene for a long while before entering a one-year relationship with Bella Thorne in 2015. The two were social media favourites until the relationship ended in 2016. His next relationship was with Danielle Campbell, although this was shortlived and ended after only a month.
Since August 2017, Gregg Sulkin has been in a relationship with Youtube star, Lexy Panterra.
2. Height & Weight
Not only is Gregg Sulkin incredibly attractive, he’s also in amazing shape. The actor has his height listed as 5 ft 9 in and his weight is recorded to be 73 kg (161 pounds). His other body measurements are chest – 40 in, arms/biceps – 15 in and waist – 31.
The actor keeps in shape with frequent trips to the gym.
3. He’s A Runaway
Gregg Sulkin is a main cast member on the Marvel television show Runaways. On the show, he portrays Chase Stein, a high school athlete who everyone dismisses as a dumb jock but is actually a brilliant inventor. He is one of the show’s main characters who discover that their parents are part of a secret occultic organization and set out to stop them before eventually ‘running away’.
The show, which is based on a critically acclaimed Marvel comic series, was well received and earned praises from viewers and critics.
4. Favourite Things
Gregg Sulkin has said that his favourite movie is The Social Network which was released in 2010. His favourite television shows are Kenan & Kel and Saved By Bell.
Though the actor mostly eats healthy to maintain his physique, his favourite foods include pizza, chocolate and Fish ‘n’ chips.
5. He’s An American Citizen Too
Gregg Sulkin officially became an American citizen on the 23rd of May, 2018, after years of living and working in the country. The actor has said that he will still retain his British citizenship as well.