Who is Sterling Knight?
Sterling Knight is an actor and musician from the United States. Sterling Knight is most known for his appearances in the Disney Channel Original Series Sonny with a Chance and its spin-off So Random! as Alex in 17 Again and Chad Dylan Cooper in Sonny with a Chance and its spin-off So Random!
He’s also known for his role in the Disney Channel Original Movie Starstruck as Christopher Wilde (2010).
Early life and Childhood
Sterling Knight is an actor best known for his performances in Disney Channel films such as “Sonny with a Chance,” “So Random!” and “Starstruck.”
He was born on March 5, 1989, on Hilton Head Island, South Carolina, USA.
In the film “17 Again,” he played the character Alex.
The media is unaware of Sterling Knight’s educational background.
Sterling enjoys performing music, sports, and socializing with fans in addition to acting.
He was extensively involved in his school’s theatre productions as a student.
Knight made his acting debut in the films Calm, Career Day, and Hi-Jinks, in which he played minor roles.
In 2007, he made his Disney debut as Lily’s lover Lucas in an episode of Hannah Montana. He also appeared in two episodes of The Closer later that year.
In 2008, Knight made guest appearances on Out of Jimmy’s Head and Grey’s Anatomy.
In the 2009 film Sonny with a Chance, he plays Chad Dylan Cooper, an egotistical and self-centered cast member of Mackenzie Falls and self-proclaimed Hollywood legend.
In the film 17 Again, he played Alex O’Donnell, Matthew Perry/Zac Efron’s kid.
In the 2010 Disney Channel Original Movie (DCOM) Starstruck, Knight played teen heartthrob Christopher Wilde.
Knight said on Twitter that he only sang one song on the soundtrack, the opening song because he joined the cast so late.
Drew Ryan Scott sang the remaining songs for Knight’s role. The film Elle: A Modern Cinderella Tale, starring Ashlee Hewitt, was his next effort.
He plays Ty Parker, a singer/songwriter looking for a change in his music. He meets a female who is recording in a studio and after she leaves him, Knight embarks on a quest to find her.
Despite the fact that the film was about a girl named Elle, he played an important role.
In April of 2010, the film was released.
His impressions featured Ralph Fiennes (as Lord Voldemort), Taylor Lautner (as Jacob Black), Lucas Cruikshank (as Fred), and Justin Bieber.
In the 2012 action thriller Transit, Knight played Shane Speedwell alongside Jim Caviezel and Elisabeth Rohm.
In 2013, he starred as Zander, Lennox’s boyfriend, and later fiancé, on Melissa & Joey as a guest role.
Knight returned for his fourth and final season in 2014. In 2014, he played Billy in the Hulu exclusive show “The Hotwives of Orlando.”
Knight played Chris in the 2015 action criminal movie Landmine Goes Click.
He appeared in two episodes of the NBC TV sitcom Crowded in 2016 when he played Miranda Cosgrove’s love interest. In the go90 comedy series In the Rough, he played Cameron Fullbright 2017.
Knight also appeared in the film Different Flowers as a supporting character. He plays Philip in the science-fiction drama The Man from Earth: Holocene.
In 2019, Knight will play Randy Von Ronson in a television adaptation starring Katy Keene.
Net Worth and Salary
Sterling Knight’s net worth is believed to be $2 million dollars. He is best recognized for his roles in the Disney Channel Original Movie Starstruck and 17 Again, So Random!
In 2014, Sterling Knight became engaged to actress Ayla Kell, whom he met on the set of “Melissa & Joey.” Before becoming engaged, the two dated for four years.
She is well recognized as Payson Keeler in the ABC sitcom “Make It or Break It.”
He is said to be a member of a band named Connecting Channels, though it is unclear whether the group is currently active.
Sterling Knight has an athletic body with a height of 5 feet 9 inches and a weight of 74 kg. His hair is blond and his eyes are blue. The measurements of his chest, biceps, and waist are 43-14.5-33 inches.
Sterling has over 200,000 Instagram followers, and he uses the platform to promote some of his recent and forthcoming projects.
He’s recently been working on stage shows, but according to his posts, he spends a lot of time with his fiancée.
He has over 1.5 million followers on Twitter, where he hasn’t been active in a few months but used to post frequently.
- Sterling was born on 5 March 1989, in Hilton Head Island, South Carolina, USA.
- He is an actor, best known for his roles with Disney Channel productions such as “Sonny with a Chance”, “So Random!”,
- He also portrayed the character Alex in the film “17 Again”.
- His next project was “Elle: A Modern Cinderella Tale”, where he appeared alongside Ashlee Hewitt.
- In 2011, he returned to Disney as he was cast to be a part of the “Sonny with a Chance” spin-off called “So Random!”
- Knight is engaged to actress Ayla Kell whom he met on the set of “Melissa & Joey” in 2014.