Cody Martin Linley is an actor, rapper, dancer, and vocalist from the United States. Cody Martin Linley is well-known for his appearances as Jake Ryan in the television show ‘Hannah Montana.’
Early life and Childhood
Cody Martin Linley, an American actor, and singer were born on November 20, 1989, in Lewisville, Texas, United States.
He had a recurring role as Jake Ryan in “Hannah Montana” and was a contestant on the seventh season of “Dancing With The Stars,” where he was paired with Julianne Hough and they placed fourth.
Linley is 29 years old and his zodiac sign is Scorpio.
Cody was Lee and Cathryn’s son, and he had a sibling named Chad, who died on August 4, 2011.
Even under the most difficult of circumstances, Cody brought a smile to everyone’s face, as one friend put it, and throughout the funeral, friends and family members came out to share their memories of Chad.
Cody attended a school in Lewisville and took acting training with Disney stars like Selena Gomez and Demi Lovato.
Linley made his television debut as Younger Tommy in the 1998 film Still Holding On: The Legend of Cadillac Jack.
Then, in 2000, he played Timmy in Walker, Texas Ranger, and Griffin Pope in Griffin Pope.
Following that, Cody starred as Spit McGee in ‘My Dog Skip,’ Tough Boy in ‘Miss Congeniality,’ and Brownie Coop in ‘Where the Heart is,’ (2000).
In addition, he played Charlie Magnuson in Beyond the Prairie 2: The True Story of Laura Wilder in 2002.
Later in 2003, he completed two films as Cal and Quinn, namely When Zachary Beaver Came to Town and Cheaper by the Dozen.
Cody appeared in That’s So Raven as Daryl, Echoes of Innocence (2005) as Christopher, and Rebound (2005) as Larry Burgess Jr. in 2004 and 2005.
In 2006 and 2007, he played Mullet Fingers in Hoot, Jake Ryan in Hannah Montana (2006-2010), and Sean Redford in The Haunting Hour: Don’t Think About It (2007).
Linley has roles in The Hardy Boys: The Hidden Theft (2008) as Joe Hardy and Forget Me Not (2009) as Eli Channing 2008 and 2009.
He has also appeared on Dancing With the Stars and Disney Channel Games.
After a long absence, he returned with the roles of Aiden in Melissa & Joey (2012), Ryan in The Playroom (2012), and Eli in My Dog the Champion (2013).
Linley has also appeared in various films, including Hoovey (2014) as Hoovey and Sharknado: The 4th Awakens as Sharknado (2016).
And as Matthew Shepard in Sharknado 5: Global Swarming (2017).
He released his first single Breathe featuring Capo in September 2010 and his debut album in 2012, in addition to his acting career. He also released a Deathcore album with Stay Sick Recordings in 2016.
Net worth and Salary
Cody Martin Linley’s net worth as of 2019 is believed to be $2 million, according to sources. His pay, however, is not disclosed.
Many people assumed the actor was gay, but based on his dating history, this isn’t the case.
Josie Loren, Emily Osment, and Demi Lovato are among the women he has dated.
From November 2007 through June 2008, Cody dated Lovato.
They supposedly met through a mutual friend and colleague, Selena Gomez, but split up after a few months owing to busy schedules; they are apparently still good friends.
He began dating Chloe Bridges, whom he met through Lovato, in 2010.
They were together for two years before going their separate ways in 2012.
Cody is currently single and lives with his three dogs on a vegan diet.
Cody Linley is an American actor who is 5 feet 10 inches tall and weighs 76 kilograms.
Likewise, Linley holds 140k followers on Twitter, 87.2k followers on Instagram, and 119k followers on Facebook.
- Cody had a recurring role as Jake Ryan in “Hannah Montana”, and was a participant in “Dancing With The Stars'” seventh season, in which he was paired with Julianne Hough, and they finished in fourth place.
- He took acting classes with Disney actors such as Selena Gomez and Demi Lovato, while also attending a school in Lewisville.
- Linley was a contestant in the seventh season of “Dancing With The Stars” – he was the youngest participant of that season, and the youngest male star to ever compete in the show.
- Finally, he had his big breakthrough in 2006, in the role of Jake Ryan in “Hannah Montana”.