Uriah Justus Shelton
Dallas, Texas, United States
Information about his formal education isn’t available.
Actor and singer
- Father – Allen Shelton
- Mother – Cindy Shelton
- Siblings – Unknown
- Others – Charli (Cousin)
Uriah Shelton is represented by Coronet Management.
Ram’s Horn Music, Budde Songs Inc, West Far Music, TheQuhar Music and Truechelle Music
5 ft 6 in or 168 cm
62 kg or 137 lbs
Girlfriend / Spouse
Uriah Shelton has dated
- Sabrina Carpenter (2015) – Uriah Shelton has been linked with actress Sabrina Carpenter. The rumors that he was fond of his Girl Meets World co-star were doing rounds since 2015. Their off-screen closeness and cozy behavior were the cause of these rumors.
- Haleigh – In October 2016, Uriah was reported to be in a relationship with a girl named Haleigh. The cause of these reports was a video posted on his Instagram account that had him kissing an unidentified girl. Going by his Instagram feed, he is still with Haleigh and they have even adopted a dog.
Race / Ethnicity
- Small and slight stature
- His smile
His body specifications may be –
- Chest – 38 in or 96.5 cm
- Arms / Biceps – 12 in or 30.5 cm
- Waist – 30 in or 76 cm
Early in his career, Uriah has done commercials and modeling work for various local brands.
He was cast in a TV commercial for Dodge Caravan in 2007.
Best Known For
- Being cast in the role of Joshua Matthews in the TV series, Girl Meets World in recurring roles.
- Having played the lead role of Henry Matthews in Lifted. The movie was directly released on the DVD in 2011.
- Having played the lead role in the popular American web series, Blue, which was originally aired on the WIGS channel on YouTube.
As a Singer
- Uriah performed a couple of soundtracks in his movie, Lifted.
- In November 2012, he released two singles – Anything for You and I Wanna Live Like That through iTunes.
In 2008, he made his theatrical film debut in a minor role of a prep school kid in the Eva Longoria starrer comedy movie, Lower Learning.
First TV Show
In 2007 at the age of 10, Uriah made his first TV show appearance in the Fight/Flight episode of police drama TV series, Without a Trace as Brett Henbdricks.
Uriah got involved in martial arts at a very young age, which helped him take an early step towards fitness. He still practices martial arts to keep himself in top condition.
He is an outdoor enthusiast and enjoys a number of physically challenging activities which help him in keeping his fitness levels up.
He loves hiking, trekking, and a host of other outdoor adventure sports.
Uriah Shelton Facts
- Uriah was just 1 month old when his family shifted to Magnolia Springs, Alabama.
- When he was 7, he signed up for modeling classes along with his cousin.
- His enrollment in the modeling class led to his participation in a talent competition in Orlando. His performance in the competition attracted interest from various agencies in New York and Los Angeles.
- After he realized that he had fallen in love with acting, he and his mother decided to shift base to Los Angeles to help him bag better acting opportunities.
- While growing up, he learned to play piano, soccer and mixed martial arts.
- In 2006, he became the ATA Tae Kwon Do California State Champion in every category including extreme weapons and sparring.
- He has a patriotic tattoo on the right side of his chest. The tattoo has ‘1776’ (year of Declaration of Independence) written in the circle of stars.
- As a teenager, he was involved in a serious motorcycle accident. He broke 6 teeth, had to get rod and pins inserted in his femur, and had to get 30 percent of his large intestine removed.
- In May 2017, he confirmed long standing rumors of his feud with his Girl Meets World co-star Rowan Blanchard.
- Connect with Uriah on Twitter and Instagram.
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