Peyton Meyer was born on November 24, 1998. Meyer is a widely celebrated and acclaimed actor. He is famously known for his role in “Girl Meets World,” the Disney Channel Original Series, as Lucas Friar. This was a spinoff of the series, “Boy Meets World.” He also landed the lead role in “Dog with a Blog,” a Disney Channel Original Series, as Wes Manning. This role elevated his popularity amongst his audience. He brought back the role of Lucas Friar in “Cyd and Shelby’s Haunted Escape,” an episode of the Disney sitcom, “Best Friends Whenever.” In addition to this, he landed the role of Tommy in “Gibby,” a family comedy film in 2016. He has also been featured in a couple of television shows inclusive of “Teens Wanna Know,” “Disney 365,” “Good Morning America,” and “Disney Best Day Ever” among others. He is a prolific entertainer and we are extremely excited to celebrate him today.
November 24, 1998
Peyton Meyer was born on November 24, 1998, in Las Vegas, Nevada. Meyer is among the most popular and acclaimed actors of his time. He is widely known for his roles in the Disney Channel series. He was born to Robert, his father, and his mother, Elizabeth. He was raised together with his two brothers, Dillon and Cole. His interest in acting started at a young age. His mother took it upon herself to drive him to his auditions from Las Vegas to Los Angeles. When he became a fully-fledged actor, he relocated his whole family to Los Angeles. His first onscreen appearance was in a Disney movie trailer commercial. Shortly afterward, he landed a role in “Shortage,” a James Franco short film. Related to that, he was cast in another short film by Franco’s graduate student, where he played an abused poet. His breakthrough came with a role on an episode of “Dog with a Blog,” a Disney sitcom show in 2013.
His role, Wes Manning, in “Dog with a Blog,” foreshadowed his casting as Lucas Friar, in “Girl Meets World,” another Disney sitcom, which catapulted his recognition to greater lengths. He had initially auditioned for Elliot’s role but ended up being cast as Tristian, a guest role that subsequently transitioned to the main cast, Lucas Friar. This role elevated his popularity amongst his audience. He brought back the role of Lucas Friar in “Cyd and Shelby’s Haunted Escape,” an episode of the Disney sitcom, “Best Friends Whenever.” In addition to this, he landed the role of Tommy in “Gibby,” a family comedy film in 2016. He has also been featured in a couple of television shows including “Teens Wanna Know,” “Disney 365,” “Good Morning America,” and “Disney Best Day Ever” among others.
In 2015, Meyer addressed the question about his fondness for Rowan Blanchard, one of his co-stars. He stated that they were only close as friends. He also spoke about Sabrina Carpenter, saying they were just friends, and even disclosed that she was dating Bradley Steven Perry at the time. He also went viral after a video of him and Paris Berelc exchanging wedding vows surfaced but it was later revealed that they were just an act that was part of an educational program titled, “Premiere.” In 2017, it was speculated that he was dating Vanessa Rose Lowden with whom he went on a hike as well as to the Coachella music festival. He has also been involved with Angeline Appel. He has always managed to keep his audience entertained and wanting more whether it is in his career or his personal life and hence the reason for his ever-growing following.
He features in a role on “Dog with a Blog,” a Disney Channel series, which becomes his breakthrough role.
He lands a main role in “Girl Meets World,” a Disney Channel Original Series, which was a spinoff to “Boy Meets World.”
He stars in a family comedy film known as “Gibby.”
He features in “Versus,” a Go90 web series, playing the role of Ethan.
He plays the role of Trip in the A.B.C. series, “American Housewife.”
Why We Love Peyton Meyer
He is adventurous
He is an extrovert as well as a lover of life. He believes in living life to the fullest and exploring new places, and also loves experiencing new people and cultures. When he is not working, he enjoys outdoor activities such as swimming or hiking with his friends.
He is a sportsman
He is a lover of sports, and his initial interest before acting was in sports that he wanted to be a professional soccer player. Before his teen years, he played baseball as a shortstop on his hometown baseball team. To date, he is an avid follower of the game and has admitted that his favorite team is the New York Yankees.
He gives back to society
He is very connected to his fanbase and loves interacting with them. Whenever he has the opportunity to give back he does so wholeheartedly. This was evident when he went to visit Leilani Lahey, a cancer patient, in hospital.
5 Surprising Facts
He enjoys traveling
Among his favorite things to do outside of work is traveling and exploring different cultures around the world.
He has a pet
He owns a pet miniature poodle who was named London by his co-stars.
His brother appeared on his show
His brother, Cole, made a guest appearance on an episode of the third season of his television show, “Girl Meets Hollywood.”
He was born during Thanksgiving
He was born during the Thanksgiving festivities hence he celebrates his birthday together with the holiday.
He shares a birthdate with his brother
He was born a day after his older brother, Dillon and because of this, they always celebrate their birthdays together, breaking the turkey’s wishbone.
Peyton Meyer FAQs
Who did Meyer marry?
He married TikTok star Taela in 2021.
Where is Meyer now?
The actor went on to star in “Versus, American Housewife” (which also had Meg Donnelly!), “Work It” alongside Carpenter, and “He’s All That.” He also announced that he married his girlfriend Teala in October 2021 and that they were expecting a baby together.
Does Lucas end up with Maya or Riley?
Lucas finally ended up choosing between Riley and Maya. And the girl he ended up with is… RILEY! Lucas shippers rejoice!
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