Tanner Buchanan is an American television actor. His acting career began when he was nine years old. Upon moving to Los Angeles with his family in the hopes of a glorious entertainment career, Tanner received training for the same and soon landed his first role on television. He has since evolved from an amateur actor to an established television artist, and he has also appeared in numerous short films.
Age, parents, and Hight
Tanner Buchanan’s age in 2021 is 22 years, and He celebrated his birthday every year on December 08, 1998. The parents of Tanner Buchanan are Lorraine Buchanan and Thomas Buchanan. He has two siblings. The height of Tanner Buchanan is 1.68 meters.
Early age activities
- He started playing ice hockey during high school after he graduated from elementary school, where he played football, baseball, and basketball. When he was young, Tanner Buchanan played in the same football league as his father did when he used to play in college.
- During high school, Tanner Buchanan’s GPA was 4.4, which helped him graduate with honors and achieve various awards for excellence during his academic years at Bishop Allen Academy, located in Burlington, Ontario, Canada.
- He has always been interested in sports from a young age and played baseball, basketball, and floor hockey in his youth. Tanner Buchanan started playing ice hockey in high school after he graduated from elementary school, where he played soccer. He also played inline hockey when he was younger.
- When Tanner Buchanan was on the high school ice hockey team, he suffered a severe injury after being struck on his right leg by another player’s stick. During practice, the incident occurred when his teammate’s stick accidentally hit him in the back of his knee, causing him to collapse onto the ice, where he had to be taken away via stretcher.
Education of Tanner Buchanan
He attended Burbank High School where he was an excellent student and actively participated in various extracurricular activities. During his high school years, Tanner developed a keen interest in acting and began participating in school plays and drama programs.
After graduating from high school, Tanner decided to pursue a career in acting and moved to Los Angeles to further his education. He enrolled at Los Angeles Pierce College, where he studied acting and honed his skills. While in college, he continued to pursue his passion for acting and landed his first acting gig in a 2010 short film called “Modern Family.”
After completing his studies at Los Angeles Pierce College, Tanner Buchanan continued to work hard to establish his career in the entertainment industry. He landed roles in several TV shows and movies, including “The Fosters,” “Girl Meets World,” and “Designated Survivor.” His breakthrough role came in 2018 when he was cast as Robby Keene in the Netflix series “Cobra Kai.” Since then, he has become a household name and a rising star in Hollywood.
When it comes to hobbies, Tanner Buchanan spends much of his spare time playing video games such as FIFA or Call of Duty, where he plays online matches against players from all around the world, which helps him improve his gaming skills.
The interest of Tanner Buchanan
Tanner Buchanan is interested in movies, especially action movies. He loves cars, bikes, and rock music. He tries to get involved with charity work each year by donating gifts to less fortunate children than himself.
Tanner Buchanan is an active member on social media sites where he posts his recent pictures and updates about his upcoming projects and upcoming events in his life. He has over 100 thousand followers on Twitter and many fans across other social media networks like Facebook and Instagram. They follow him closely for their daily dose of the latest news about this young Canadian actor.
Inspiration of Tanner Buchanan
He has been inspired by actors like Michael J Fox, who are known for their roles in various television series and movies over the years. He is also influenced by significant athletes who have achieved success throughout their careers, including Lebron James, Kobe Bryant, and Usain Bolt.
Tanner Buchanan started his acting career early and has appeared in several stage productions, including The Crucible by Arthur Miller, which was performed at the Factory Theatre during the 2013 season.
Tanner Buchanan’s career began when he was cast in a small role on a Canadian show called “The Stanley Dynamic.” He then got a chance to audition for a significant role in the American TV series “I Didn’t Do It,” which helped him gain recognition from the public and media. Tanner Buchanan continued furthering his career by landing guest appearances on various other TV shows such as “The Listener,” “Glory Daze,” and more recently, “Supernatural.”
In 2016, he landed one of the lead roles on the Family Channel show entitled “The Next Step,” He plays alongside new actors like Victoria Baldesarra, Kelsie Hennesy, and more.
In 2017, Tanner Buchanan was cast in a horror film entitled “Death House,” featuring well-known actors like Robert Englund and Kane Hodder. He will continue moving forward with his career by appearing in various other significant projects set to be released soon throughout this year and beyond. He is working on upcoming projects right now while continuing to increase his fanbase on social media networks.
Acting in different movies
The last post
In 2015 he played the lead role of Stephen Logan in the short film “The Last Post,” which was based on a play by Terrence Rattigan, who won a Tony Award for Best Play.
The perfect match
In 2016, Tanner played a small role as a guest star in the rom-com “The Perfect Match,” He appeared with Terrence J, Cassie Ventura, and Lauren London.
The next step and In search of Fellini
In 2017, Buchanan was cast as one of the lead characters as Tyler Michaelson on “The Next Step.” He will play a role as a basketball player in the movie “In Search of Fellini” by Gabrielle Maina.
Acting in TV serial
Before getting his big break in the American TV sitcom “I Didn’t Do It,” Tanner Buchanan appeared in several TV series and short films.
He has also worked as a model for H&M, where he promoted new styles at their clothing stores across Canada. Tanner featured on billboards that were placed over 100 shopping centers all over Canada, including major cities like Vancouver, Montreal, Ottawa, Gatineau, and Edmonton.
Co-owner of Gatorade (Sports drink)
In 2017, Tanner Buchanan became a co-owner of “Gatorade” sports drink manufacturing company and LeBron James. The business focuses on distributing products designed to help athletes improve their performance during physical activities by restoring the body’s electrolytes lost through sweat due to strenuous exercise or heat exposure.
How did people learn about Tanner Buchanan?
At nine and a half years old, talent brokers in New York saw Ohio-born Buchanan at a dance competition. Hey, have you ever tried acting, they said? Because I had what they like to refer to as a “character appearance,” which included huge spectacles and buck teeth.