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Uriah Shelton is an American actor and singer

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BirthdayMarch 10, 1997
NationalityAmerican
FamousFilm & Theater Personalities, Actors
City/StateTexas
Birth PlaceDallas, Texas
Height168cm
GenderMale
FatherAllen Shelton
MotherCindy Shelton
Sun SignPisces
Born inDallas, Texas
Famous asActor
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Who is Uriah Shelton?

Uriah Shelton is an American actor and singer best known for portraying ‘Jeff Cargill’ in the popular crime-drama series ‘The Glades.’ Shelton is also famous for portraying ‘Joshua Matthews’ in the comedy series ‘Girl Meets World.’ After starting his acting career at the age of 10, Shelton went on to play the lead in the feature film ‘Lifted.’ He is also a popular web-series actor and is currently playing an important role in a web series titled ‘Blue.’ Shelton is also an aspiring singer and hopes to make it big in the music industry. He is also a trained martial artist. He won the 2006 ‘ATA California State Championship,’ a major “Tae Kwon Do” championship in the US.

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Childhood & Early Life

Uriah Shelton was born on March 10, 1997, in Dallas, Texas. His family moved to Magnolia Springs, Alabama, where he was raised by his parents, Allen Shelton and Cindy Shelton.

As a child, Shelton loved playing the piano and soccer. He was also interested in learning martial arts and took up classes for the same. When he was 7 years old, he started attending modeling classes, along with his cousin brother, Charli.

Uriah once participated in a talent competition in Orlando and performed really well. Following this, he was approached by many acting agencies based in Los Angeles and New York City.

After falling in love with acting, Shelton decided to move to Los Angeles, along with his mother. Apart from appearing in various commercials, Shelton also focused on improving his skills in martial arts. In 2006, he won the ‘California State Championship’ in “Tae Kwon Do.”

Career

Uriah Shelton made his acting debut in the year 2007, when he was cast in the TV drama series ‘Without a Trace.’ In the same year, Shelton was cast as ‘Young William’ in the TV series ‘The Ghost Whisperer.’

Shelton made his film debut when he played a school kid in the 2008 comedy film ‘Lower Learning.’ The same year, he appeared on the show ‘Kamen Rider: Dragon Knight’ and in a couple of TV movies, namely, ‘Ring of Death’ and ‘The Nanny Express.’

In 2009, he appeared in the web series ‘Little Monk’ and was also seen in many TV series, including the ‘Disney’ sitcom ‘The Suite Life on Deck.’ The same year, he was cast in the feature film ‘Opposite Day.’ He then appeared in the film ‘Alabama Moon’ in 2010.

His major breakthrough came when he was offered a prominent role in the crime-drama series ‘The Glades’ in 2010. Shelton portrayed ‘Jeff Cargill’ in the series, and his acting skills were appreciated by many.

He then played the lead role in the 2011 drama film ‘Lifted.’ He also appeared as ‘Pete’ in one of the episodes of the horror–fantasy TV series ‘R.L. Stine’s The Haunting Hour.’

In 2012, he played ‘Ben Milbauer’ in the popular sitcom ‘Last Man Standing.’ He plays ‘Josh,’ a major role, in the web series ‘Blue’ and has already appeared in more than 20 episodes.

His popularity soared when he was cast in the famous comedy series ‘Girl Meets World.’ He played ‘Joshua Matthews’ in the series and was seen in eight episodes, from 2014 to 2017.

In 2016, he portrayed an important role in the Chinese–French fantasy film ‘The Warriors Gate.’ In 2017, he featured in two popular American TV series, namely, ‘13 Reasons Why’ and ‘NCIS: Los Angeles.’

Controversies

In 2017, Shelton was accused of kicking a female friend in the stomach. The girl, whose name was not revealed, stated that the kick had left her with bruises and inflamed intestines. Following this, Shelton was issued with a restraining order.

Shelton had a long-standing feud with his ‘Girl Meets World’ co-star Rowan Blanchard. It all began when Shelton and Rowan started expressing their respective views on topics such as feminism and racism. Their political differences and their conflicting comments led to a marked feud between the two.

Personal Life

Uriah Shelton met with a motorcycle accident when he was in his early teens. Six of his teeth were broken, and he had minor lacerations on his face. He also suffered a broken femur, and a part of his large intestine was removed. The accident changed Shelton’s perspective on life.

Shelton owns two dogs, Ningbo and Archer. He also had a dog named Libby in the past. He has a hamster and has built a biker-themed habitat for his new pet. He loves getting inked and has a patriotic tattoo on the right side of his chest.

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Uriah Shelton biography timelines

  • // 10th Mar 1997
    Uriah Shelton was born on March 10, 1997, in Dallas, Texas. His family moved to Magnolia Springs, Alabama, where he was raised by his parents, Allen Shelton and Cindy Shelton.
  • // 2006
    After falling in love with acting, Shelton decided to move to Los Angeles, along with his mother. Apart from appearing in various commercials, Shelton also focused on improving his skills in martial arts. In 2006, he won the ‘California State Championship’ in “Tae Kwon Do.”
  • // 2007
    Uriah Shelton made his acting debut in the year 2007, when he was cast in the TV drama series ‘Without a Trace.’ In the same year, Shelton was cast as ‘Young William’ in the TV series ‘The Ghost Whisperer.’
  • // 2008
    Shelton made his film debut when he played a school kid in the 2008 comedy film ‘Lower Learning.’ The same year, he appeared on the show ‘Kamen Rider: Dragon Knight’ and in a couple of TV movies, namely, ‘Ring of Death’ and ‘The Nanny Express.’
  • // 2009 To 2010
    In 2009, he appeared in the web series ‘Little Monk’ and was also seen in many TV series, including the ‘Disney’ sitcom ‘The Suite Life on Deck.’ The same year, he was cast in the feature film ‘Opposite Day.’ He then appeared in the film ‘Alabama Moon’ in 2010.
  • // 2010
    His major breakthrough came when he was offered a prominent role in the crime-drama series ‘The Glades’ in 2010. Shelton portrayed ‘Jeff Cargill’ in the series, and his acting skills were appreciated by many.
  • // 2011
    He then played the lead role in the 2011 drama film ‘Lifted.’ He also appeared as ‘Pete’ in one of the episodes of the horror–fantasy TV series ‘R.L. Stine’s The Haunting Hour.’
  • // 2012
    In 2012, he played ‘Ben Milbauer’ in the popular sitcom ‘Last Man Standing.’ He plays ‘Josh,’ a major role, in the web series ‘Blue’ and has already appeared in more than 20 episodes.
  • // 2014 To 2017
    His popularity soared when he was cast in the famous comedy series ‘Girl Meets World.’ He played ‘Joshua Matthews’ in the series and was seen in eight episodes, from 2014 to 2017.
  • // 2016 To 2017
    In 2016, he portrayed an important role in the Chinese–French fantasy film ‘The Warriors Gate.’ In 2017, he featured in two popular American TV series, namely, ‘13 Reasons Why’ and ‘NCIS: Los Angeles.’
  • // 2017
    In 2017, Shelton was accused of kicking a female friend in the stomach. The girl, whose name was not revealed, stated that the kick had left her with bruises and inflamed intestines. Following this, Shelton was issued with a restraining order.

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Uriah Shelton's FAQ

  • What is Uriah Shelton birthday?

    Uriah Shelton was born at 1997-03-10

  • Where is Uriah Shelton's birth place?

    Uriah Shelton was born in Dallas, Texas

  • What is Uriah Shelton nationalities?

    Uriah Shelton's nationalities is American

  • How tall is Uriah Shelton?

    Uriah Shelton's height is 168

  • Who is Uriah Shelton's father?

    Uriah Shelton's father is Allen Shelton

  • Who is Uriah Shelton's mother?

    Uriah Shelton's mother is Cindy Shelton

  • What is Uriah Shelton's sun sign?

    Uriah Shelton is Pisces

  • How famous is Uriah Shelton?

    Uriah Shelton is famouse as Actor

  • What is Uriah Shelton's twitter?

    Uriah Shelton's twitter is http://www.twitter.com/uriahshelton