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Who is Luke Benward?
The passion of acting and living a celebrity lavish has been a dream to everyone. Today we are talking about Luke Benward, who is living his dreams as a singer and actor.
Luke Aaron Benward is an American singer and actor. He is well recognized for his portrayal as Bo in the movie Dumplin.
Luke was born on 12th May 1995, in Franklin, Tennessee, United States of America. Born to his American parents Kenda Benward and Aaron Benward, he is of White ethnicity and holds American nationality.
Talking about his parents, his father is country duo Blue County and his mother is a model, acting coach, and part-time actress. Moreover, Benward's grandfather, Jeoffrey Benward, is a Contemporary Christian musician. Luke grew up with his two sisters Gracie Benward (born on 21st February 1998) and Ella Benward (born on 12th October 2000).
Benward began his acting career when he portrayed a role in the 2002 film. We Were Soldiers as David Moore. Due to his success from the first movie, Luke made his appearance as Billy Forester in the movie How To Eat Fried Worms. He also won Young Artist Award for Best Young Ensemble in a Feature Film
His recent film work includes his portrayal as Bo in the movie Dumplin in 2018.
Besides his acting career, Luke is also famous for his music skills. He released his first album titled Let Your Love Out on 5th January 2009.
Additionally, Benward has also appeared in various advertisements such as McDonald's, Nintendo, American Express, Hamburger Helper, and Willy Wonka.
Is Luke Benward married or single?
Talking about his personal life, Luke is unmarried. However, he has been a part of many dating rumors. In 2012, Benward dated Olivia Holt. The pair first met on the set of the Disney Channell Original Movie named Girl vs. Monster. The pair fell in love soon and announced their relationship via skype interview.
The couple dated for two years until they began facing issues and broke-up. However, no one has mentioned the reason behind their separation. Even after the break-up, Luke and his ex-girlfriend are good friends.
After the break-up, Luke was rumored to date some girls including Georgie Henley in 2006, and Indah Wilson. However, Benward never reacted to the rumor neither confirmed about it. Moreover, he was also rumored to date model Dove Cameron, and Ryan Newman, who previously dated Devon Bagby.
Additionally, Luke was also rumored to date Cristin McCleary after his Instagram post with wedding dress and caption, ''Got Hitched!! It’s a real wedding. Can’t believe I’m a husband. Married life is nuts. Check out @jasonaldean new 3 part music video, “You Make it Easy.” Watch em alllllll #thanks 🙏.''
But, the fact is that it's just a part of a music video titled You Make it Easy. The video has three episodes, where Luke falls in love with Cristin, and they get married. However, it has been confirmed that it was not a real marriage.
As of now, Luke Benward seems to be living a single life. He has not been spotted dating anyone recently.
Young Artist Award winner, Luke makes decent money from his career as a singer and actor. He has portrayed in various movies and television series which adds up to his current wealth.
Moreover, Luke also generates money from advertisements for various companies such as Nintendo, Willy Wonka, and McDonald's.
According to various sources, Benward earns $242,424 as his annual income. As of 2019, Luke total net worth is estimated to be $2 million.