What more can be more satisfying for a mother who constantly drove her son to acting classes and movie auditions other than seeing that son doing well in his relatively young career? This statement, though a question aptly describes the story of Landon Liboiron who from an early age had always been interested in acting. All the while, he had his mother by his side and no doubt the actor will definitely be thankful to his mom who nurtured his acting dreams while it was just a plaything for him. Learn more about his background and career below, in addition to how much he has raked up playing various characters on films and television series.
Landon Liboiron – Bio & Age
The Canadian actor was born and named Landon Ryan Liboiron on the 10th day of March in the year 1991 in Jenner, Alberta, Canada to Lorraine Mack and Marcel Liboiron. He is of White ethnicity, has a mixed ancestry of French-Canadian from his father and is half Polish from his mother. Landon’s mom who is an artist is of part German and part Swiss-German descent. She is also the mother of Blake and Lance Liboiron who are siblings to Ryan.
Growing up, Landon Liboiron spent his early life in the small farming community of Alberta with his two brothers where they got involved in farm work. When he was not farming, his mother Lorraine would drive for 14 hours to take him to Vancouver where he could attend acting classes as well as audition for film roles. Throughout the whole process of making this tedious journey to and fro, Landon’s father and his brothers just like his mom were very supportive of the aspiring star in their family.
The Liboiron’s didn’t have to wait too long before this dream began to materialize. In 2007 when Landon was about 16 years old, he was cast in Crossroads: A Story of Forgiveness as the character Brody Murakami. In this same year, he recorded acting credits in a television series – The Virgin of Akron, Ohio and two other films titled Don’t Cry Now and the American comedy-drama film Moondance Alexander which also starred Kay Panabaker, Don Johnson, and a couple of others.
The Canadian actor then expanded his acting portfolio in 2008 with roles in films like Menace (as Brian Ranfield), Passchendaele (a young German soldier), Run Rabbit Run (as a skate park kid) before landing the character of Simon Strachan in episode: “He Knows His Brother” of Flashpoint. Landon Liboiron began 2009 as Jude in 6 episodes of the television series Wild Roses prior to his landing a big regular role as Declan Coyne in Degrassi: The Next Generation which ran from 2009-2010. Degrassi: The Next Generation; a Canadian teen drama television series is one of Landon’s best-known roles till date.
Degrassi, however, was not his only recorded acting credit in 2010. Landon played as Bruce Parker in Altitude, Paul in Daydream Nation where he was the best friend of Reece Thompson (Thurston Goldberg). In addition to this, we saw him in 5 episodes of Life Unexpected as Sam Bradshaw which ran from 2010-2011. His other notable film roles thereafter include The Howling: Reborn (2011), Girl in Progress (2012), Burning Bodhi (2015) and Truth or Dare (2018).
On television, he portrayed Josh Shannon in 13 episodes of Terra Nova (2011), Josh in episode: “The Perfect Brother” of The Haunting Hour: The Series (2011) before he starred opposite veterans: Bill Skarsgård and Famke Janssen in Hemlock Grove. Currently, Landon Liboiron plays the character of Michael Smyth in Frontier which began in 2016.
Net Worth of The Canadian Actor
Looking back at when Landon Liboiron began his career at 16 years old, one would agree without hesitation that the Canadian actor is doing well for himself rising at a steady pace. He has landed a couple of regular roles in some television series as well as starred in a couple of movies from which he must have been well rewarded. However, his exact net worth is still under review and as such is not available
Landon Liboiron no doubt is a handsome looking young man and of course, the components of his good looks other than his face also includes his physique. Though not the tallest of men at 5 feet 9 inches, Landon is neither the shortest nor over/underweight at 74kg. His biceps measure 13 inches or 33cm while his chest and waist approximately measure 39 inches or 99cm and 35 inches or 89cm respectively. The Canadian actor sports a dark brown hair color and blue eyes.