|Travis Van Winkle Quick Info|
|Date of Birth||November 4, 1982|
Travis Van Winkle is an American actor and producer. He is known for playing Trent Sutton DeMarco in the sci-fi action film Transformers as well as in the slasher film Friday the 13th, Danny Green in the action-drama television series The Last Ship, Cary Conrad in the psychological thriller series You, Jonah Breeland in the comedy-drama series Hart of Dixie, Rusty in the comedy series Squad 85, Jamie in the teen drama series 90210, Ian in the horror film 247°F, Danny in the independent comedy film Last Call, and Ryan Stock in the police procedural drama series Instinct.
Travis Scott Van Winkle
Victorville, San Bernardino County, California, United States
Los Angeles, California, United States
Travis Van Winkle had studied at McIntosh High School in Peachtree City, Georgia. Then, he got enrolled at the University of West Georgia but eventually dropped out in order to pursue a career in acting.
- Father – Charles Van Winkle
- Mother – Sally (née Fitzgerald)
- Siblings – He has an older brother and a younger sister.
- Others – Charles Harry Van Winkle (Paternal Grandfather), Antonia Stark (Paternal Grandmother), Thomas Reynolds Fitzgerald (Maternal Grandfather), Lucille Joan Zielinski (Maternal Grandmother)
Travis Van Winkle has been signed with Velocity Entertainment Partners, Talent Management Company, Los Angeles, California, United States.
6 ft or 183 cm
76 kg or 167.5 lbs
Girlfriend / Spouse
Travis Van Winkle has dated –
- Marissa Neitling – It was RUMORed that he had a fling with actor Marissa Neitling in the past. The duo has worked together in the post-apocalyptic action-drama television series The Last Ship.
- Jessica Kemejuk Blythe (2016-Present) – Allegedly, he started going out with actor Jessica Kemejuk Blythe in March 2016.
Race / Ethnicity
Travis Van Winkle is of Ukrainian, Dutch, Irish, English, and Welsh descent on his father’s side and has Irish and Polish roots on his mother’s side.
He is a member of the Baháʼí Faith.
Travis Van Winkle Facts
- He shifted to Oscoda, Michigan when he was 2 years old. Later, his family relocated to Peachtree City, Georgia when he was 8 years old.
- He is a middle child.
- Travis had played the character named Sonio in the 2008 parody film Meet the Spartans.
- He appeared in the music video for the song That Song in My Head by Julianne Hough in 2008.
- At the 2008 Malibu Celebrity Triathlon, he secured 4th place by beating Matthew McConaughey.
- He was cast as Dylan in an episode titled A Possum on Chemo in the sitcom Two and a Half Men in January 2012.
- From 2014 to 2018, Travis Van Winkle co-starred as Danny Green in the TNT action-drama series The Last Ship, loosely based on the 1988 novel of the same name by William Brinkley.
- In 2021, Travis appeared as Cary Conrad, a wealthy, charismatic, and self-proclaimed founder who runs his own supplement company, in the 3rd season of the psychological thriller crime drama television series You.
- He has a dog named Karen.
- In January 2022, Travis suffered a leg injury while rescuing his dog, Karen, from a coyote attack at Griffith Park in Los Angeles.
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