Luke Benward Biography, Facts & Life Story

Full Name Luke Aaron Benward
Profession Actor and Singer
Nationality American
Age 27 years old (in 2022)
Date of Birth 12 May, 1995
Birthplace Franklin, Tennessee, United States
Zodiac Sign Taurus

Luke Aaron Benward, is an actor, singer, hailing from America. He is mainly known for his best performance as Bo in the Netflix film titled “Dumplin”. His acclaimed movie was “How to Eat Fried Worms” which was released in 2006. Likewise, he has acted in various films, television series and other promotions to build his own identity in the cinematic world.

He was born on 12th May 1995, Franklin, Tennessee where he grew up with his two younger sisters and parents. He is the son of Kenda and Aaron Benward. His father works in the country du (Blue Country) while his mother is working as a part-time actress, model, and acting coach as well.


Luke Benward began his career with the first role he played in the film named “We Were Soldiers” in which he portrayed the character of David Moore. While the film was released in 2002.

In 2006, he became famous after portraying the role of Billy Forrester in the film named “How to Eat Fried Worms” for which he got huge recognition and won the Young Artist Award for the Best Young Ensemble in a film.

Also, he played the role of Charlie Tuttle in the Disney Channel film named “Minutemen”. Additionally, he played another role of a teenager as Alan in “Dear John” and appeared as a little boy in the music video titled “Concrete Angel” by Martina McBride.

However, Luke Benward is a great singer and his first music album was “Let Your Love Out”, released in the year 2009 which comprised of five songs.

Also, the singer has sung his songs in a live concert when he visited the Christian group iShine.  Later, the record label has signed him in “Crowd Productions” such as; Hilary Duff, India Arie, and others.

Apart from this, he has also appeared in various commercials, promotions including “McDonald’s, Willy Wonka, American Express, Nintendo, and others.

Luke Benward also portrayed the role of Nicky in “Mostly Ghostly” and appeared as Stevie Dewberry in the movie named “Because of Winn-Dixie.

Also, he gave an appearance in the movie, aired on Disney Channel Original Movie named “Girl vs. Monster on which he played the role of Ryan Dean alongside Olivia Holt.

Also, he played the role of Matthew Pearson in the “See Dad Run”. In the movie, “Cloud 9” which was aired on the Disney Channel named “Liy and Maddie” star Dove Cameron in which he appeared as Beau. However, he has acted in various popular television series, Netflix movies, and films as well for which he earned huge acclaim and respect.


Luke Benward won the Young Artist Award for the Best Young Ensemble in a feature film named “How to Eat Fried Worms”.

Luke Benward Education

Qualification Graduated

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Luke Benward Career

Profession: Actor and Singer


  • Family Affair [2002, as Jody Davis]
  • We Were Soldiers [2002, as David Moore]

Salary: US$ 16K-18K Per Episode

Net Worth: US$ 2 million approx.

Family & Relatives

Father: Aaron Benward [Actor-Singer & producer]

Mother: Kenda Benward [Actress & former model]

Sister(s): Gracie Benward and Ella Benward [Younger]

Marital Status: Single

Children: No

Dating History:

Georgie Henley [2006-08], Olivia Holt [2012-14]

Luke Benward Favorites

Hobbies: Playing football and Golf in free time, Playing games on Xbox, Acting, Eating delicious foods

Favorite Actor: Tom Cruise, Leonardo DiCaprio, Johnny Depp

Favorite Actress: Jennifer Lawrence, Emma Stone, Scarlett Johansson

Favorite Food: Chicken with broccoli and brown rice, pancake

Favorite Destination: Cape Cod, Silver Bullet (roller coaster), Alcatraz Island

Favorite Color: Royal Blue, Bright Orange

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