With this determined and ambitious young man, everything seems to work out quite well, considering his career and his private life. And this is perhaps no surprise, considering the fact that his zodiac sign is Capricorn, knowing full well that determination is one of its qualities. Dylan Minnette entered the industry and made his big breakthrough with a role in the 2017 series 13 Reasons Why. This has become his most popular movie to date, and several reviews and reviews have equally praised the fact that he fits perfectly with the Clay Jenson character in the series. Read on to learn more about the actor.
Dylan Minnette – Bio
He was born on December 29, 1996, as Dylan Christopher Minnette in Evansville Indiana, and is the only child of his parents – Craig and Robyn Maker Minnette. Dylan is an actor and singer; he is a member of a band called Wallows in which he sings and plays guitar.
Dylan Minnette began as a child actor and has been in the film industry for a long time. He started out with appearances in the Nickelodeon series Drake and Josh in 2014 and then Two and A Half Men in 2005 and so many others. However, he only gained much recognition in 2010 when he starred in the horror movie Let Me In.
Dylan Minnette Career
Although he was born in Evansville, Indiana, he later moved to Champaign, Illinois, where he stayed for about five years before moving to Los Angeles to pursue his career. There he was discovered by an agent, and he began modeling for commercials before turning his attention to acting. His acting career began at the age of eight when he played the role of young Charlie Sheen in the series Two and A Half Men. He also appeared in an episode of the Nickelodeon show Drake and Josh.
In 2005, he appeared as the young Michael Scofield on the FOX television show Prison Break, where he performed repeatedly. He also appeared in other television series such as Saving Grace, where he played the role of Clay Norman. Others include Grey’s Anatomy, Medium, Supernatural, Rules of Engagement, The Mentalist, Lie to Me, Lost, Awake, Men of a Certain Age, Nikita, Agent of S.H.I.E.L.D and so many others.
The romantic horror movie Let Me In from 2010 was his first big feature film in which he played the character of Kenny, a bully. He starred in the movie Alexander and the Terrible, Terrible, Good-for-nothing, Very Bad Day in 2014, and in Goose Bumps (2015), along with so many other movies. His big break came in 2017 when he was given the opportunity to play the role of Clay Jensen in 13 Reasons Why, an original television series from Netflix.
Dylan Minnette is also doing well on the musical side. His band started as “Join the Band” in Southern California as a children’s band in a music show. However, they kept their momentum until they were all grown up. The group’s name also underwent a metamorphosis and changed from “The Feaver” to “The Narwal” before they finally settled on their current nomenclature, “Wallows”. The group currently consists of Cole Preston (drummer), Braeden Lemasters (guitarist and singer), and then Dylan himself, who also plays guitar and sings. They are also under contract with Atlantic Records.
The fast-rising star is not doing so badly. He receives an annual income of $900,000, and overall Dylan Minnette has an estimated net worth of $3 million. However, it is obvious that his career is still on the upswing and his net worth is expected to continue to grow in the coming years.
Personal Life – Is He Gay?
Dylan Minnette is not gay. He has been in a relationship with his girlfriend Kerris Dorsey since 2014. The lovebirds met on the set of the movie Alexander and the terrible, awful, no good, very bad day and got along the same year. Despite the fact that their characters are siblings, this did not prevent the development of a love story in real life.
The lovebirds have been inseparable since 2014 when they started going out together, and this should remove any doubt about their sexuality. The actor is definitely heterosexual and not gay, as he is often seen with his girlfriend at every public event he appears at. They also publish things about each other on Instagram, so their relationship is no secret.
Who is His Girlfriend – Kerris Dorsey?
Kerris Lilla Dorsey was born on January 9, 1998, in Los Angeles, California. She is also an actress and singer and has appeared in films and series such as Just Like Heaven (2005), So Notorious (2006), Medium (2007), Shake It Up (2012), Don’t Tell Kim (2016), and many others. The song “The Show”, which originally belongs to the singer Lenka, was sung by Dorsey and her version was used as the soundtrack in the movie “Moneyball”.