Kellan Christopher Lutz was born on March 15, 1985 in Dickinson, North Dakota. Kellan is the middle child of 7 brothers and 1 sister.
After moving to the state of Arizona when he was just 14, he discovered that he had a wild curiosity about life. This has led him on a search for knowledge in everything he puts his hands and mind to. In high school, Kellan had the uniqueopportunity to travel to the Dominican Republic for a semester, to study its culture and the Spanish language. This gave him a grounded outlook on life and the struggles that face many cultures outside America.
He speaks fluent Spanish and plays several sports, including skateboarding, track, baseball, basketball, lacrosse, swimming, tennis, racquetball, badminton, snow skiing, and snowboarding.He started modeling when he was 13 or 14.
After graduating from High School he moved in 2003 to Los Angeles to go to college and to be closer to his father and the Acting Industry. But later he decided that he wanted to do something different in life.
He landed his first TV in the long running soap opera “The Bold and the Beautiful.” Since then Kellan has acted on a number of television shows.He had recurring roles on Model Citizens and The Comeback, and smaller roles in episodes of The Bold and the Beautiful, CSI: NY, Summerland, Six Feet Under, CSI: Crime Scene Investigation, and Heroes. He was also in the films Stick It, Accepted, Prom Night and Twilight. Additionally, Kellan has performed on the California stage and was the host of Bravo’s Blow Out. He appeared in the 2006commercial for Hilary Duff’s fragrance With Love… Hilary Duff, and in the 2007 music video for her single, “With Love”. He also appeared in Hinder’s Music Video – ‘Without You’. Kellan also appears in the miniseries Generation Kill, based on the book by Evan Wright.
Had he not chosen this path, however, he had considered a career in Chemical engineering or becoming a Navy SEAL.
Year Film RoleNotes
2006 Stick It
2007 Ghosts of Goldfield Chad
2008 Prom Night
Deep Winter Mark Rider
2009 The Forgotten Ones Jake
Warrior Conor Sullivan Post-production
Release: January 2010
2010 A Nightmare on Elm Street
Dean Release: 30 April 2010
Release: 30 June 2010
• Kellan’s favorite books are ‘Wild at Heart’ and ‘The Color Purple’. He is also a fan of John Grisham’s books.
• Kellan’s role models are his mom, Robert Redford, and Leonardo DiCaprio.
• According to Kellan, he and Peter Facinelli would play pranks on the Twilight cast and crew.
• To “buff up” for Twilight, Kellan ate alot of protein. He actually eats sixteen eggs for breakfast.
• Some of Kellan’s favorite musical acts are Modest Mouse, Citizen Cope, 2-pac, Blue Man Group, Blue October, Chevelle, Coheed and Cambria, Damian Marley, Dilated Peoples, God Lives Underwater, Incubus, Jack Johnson, Lupe Fiasco, Matisyahu, Nickelback, OneRepublic, Orgy, A Perfect Circle, The Postal Service, The Red Hot Chili Peppers,The Red Jumpsuit Apparatus, and Until June.
• If Kellan were stranded on an island and he was able to have one gadget, he would have to have his Microsoft Zune.
• Kellan is a fan of the Phoenix Suns.
• The most embarrassing place his phone ever began ringing was during a church baptism. His ring-tone was Sir Mix-A Lot’s ‘Baby Got Back’. The volume was on high and it took him at least 15 secondsto turn the ringer off.
• Kellan loves the Nintendo Wii. He once played a two-hour tennis game against his brother on “Wii Sports”.
• If Kellan had to choose between a Blackberry, Sidekick, or Treo, he would choose a Treo.
• Kellan has been modeling since he was 13 or 14
• Before breaking in to acting, Kellan was to attend Orange County’s Chapman University for chemical engineering.