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Austin Butler

 
Bio:
Butler is known for his roles as James "Wilke" Wilkerson in the television series Switched at Birth, Jordan Gallagher on Ruby & the Rockits, Sebastian Kydd in The Carrie Diaries, Tex Watson in Once Upon a Time in Hollywood and Wil Ohmsford in The Shannara Chronicles. Butler made his Broadway ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Butler is known for his roles as James "Wilke" Wilkerson in the television series Switched at Birth, Jordan Gallagher on Ruby & the Rockits, Sebastian Kydd in The Carrie Diaries, Tex Watson in Once Upon a Time in Hollywood and Wil Ohmsford in The Shannara Chronicles. Butler made his Broadway ... (read complete bio)

Stage Credits

  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival Production, 2018
Don Parritt

Austin Butler Biography

Butler is known for his roles as James "Wilke" Wilkerson in the television series Switched at Birth, Jordan Gallagher on Ruby & the Rockits, Sebastian Kydd in The Carrie Diaries, Tex Watson in Once Upon a Time in Hollywood and Wil Ohmsford in The Shannara Chronicles.

Butler made his Broadway debut playing Don Parritt, the "lost boy" in The Iceman Cometh. Other theatre credits include Death of the Author at the Geffen Playhouse. Film credits include Yoga Hosers, The Bling Ring, Aliens in the Attic, and Disney's Sharpay's Fabulous Adventure. Television credits include "The Shannara Chronicles," "Switched at Birth," "Ruby & the Rockits," and "The Carrie Diaries." Butler recently appeared in the Quentin Tarantino film Once Upon a Time in Hollywood as a fictional version of Charles "Tex" Watson, who considered himself to be Charles Manson's right-hand man. Butler was also cast as Elvis Presley in Elvis, a biographical film about the singer directed by Baz Luhrmann.





Austin Butler News

Steve Martin & Martin Short to Host SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE Photo Steve Martin & Martin Short to Host SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE
by Michael Major - Nov 29, 2022

Steve Martin and Martin Short will co-host “SNL” together. They currently star in Hulu’s “Only Murders in the Building” and resume their “You Won't Believe What They Look Like Today!” tour next year. Brandi Carlile will return for her second time as musical guest. Upcoming hosts also include Keke Palmer and Austin Butler.

Taylor Swift, Beyonce & More Nominated For 2022 People's Choice Awards - Full List of Photo Taylor Swift, Beyonce & More Nominated For 2022 People's Choice Awards - Full List of Nominations
by Michael Major - Oct 26, 2022

Actor and comedian Kenan Thompson will return to host the ceremony for the second consecutive year. Additionally, nominations for the 2022 PCAs were unveiled recognizing the biggest stars across all forms of entertainment, including Bad Bunny, Harry Styles, Taylor Swift, Beyonce, Zendaya, Selena Gomez, Dwayne Johnson and more.

Baz Luhrmann Teases the Possibility of an ELVIS Stage Musical Photo Baz Luhrmann Teases the Possibility of an ELVIS Stage Musical
by Michael Major - Sep 30, 2022

Director Baz Luhrmann has teased that a stage adaption of Elvis could be a possibility. The original Moulin Rouge! director helmed a critically acclaimed biopic on iconic singer Elvis Presley, which was released over the summer. The feature starred Austin Butler as Elvis Presley and Tom Hanks as his manager, Colonel Tom Parker.

KMFA Composer-In-Residence Quinn Mason To Debut Final Commissioned Works in October Photo KMFA Composer-In-Residence Quinn Mason To Debut Final Commissioned Works in October
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 23, 2022

KMFA Classical 89.5 will present the final two of three commissioned works by the Dallas-based, rising composer Quinn Mason, the inaugural composer of the Draylen Mason Composer-in-Residence program. Each piece will be premiered in October.

Candace Bushnell's IS THERE STILL SEX IN THE CITY Comes To The Ridgefield Playhouse I Photo Candace Bushnell's IS THERE STILL SEX IN THE CITY Comes To The Ridgefield Playhouse In November
by Stephi Wild - Sep 9, 2022

Grab your Samantha, Miranda and Charlotte and join the OG Carrie Bradshaw for a Girls' Night Out! After a run Off-Broadway in 2021, New York Times Bestselling Author Candace Bushnell brings her one-woman show Is There Still Sex in the City? on the road! The novelist and creator of Sex and the City will perform her stage show at The Ridgefield Playhouse on Friday, November 11, 2022 at 8pm.

Soprano Karen Slack Announces Season Highlights Photo Soprano Karen Slack Announces Season Highlights
by Stephi Wild - Aug 17, 2022

Karen Slack has announced her 2022-2023 season, featuring an expansive range of programming spanning the recital, orchestral, and operatic worlds.

Theatre Memphis Honors Priscilla Presley for Memphis Contributions Photo Theatre Memphis Honors Priscilla Presley for Memphis Contributions
by A.A. Cristi - Jul 21, 2022

Theatre Memphis is hosting a celebratory evening, Honoring Priscilla Presley: The Artist, The Woman, at 7pm on July 22, 2022. The black-tie gala event will feature music, dinner, dignitaries, open bar beginning at 6:30 pm, and surprise guests.

Theatre Memphis Honors Priscilla Presley With an Event This Month Photo Theatre Memphis Honors Priscilla Presley With an Event This Month
by Stephi Wild - Jul 12, 2022

Theatre Memphis is hosting a celebratory evening, Honoring Priscilla Presley: The Artist, The Woman, at 7pm on July 22, 2022. The black-tie gala event will feature music, dinner, dignitaries, open bar beginning at 6:30 pm, and surprise guests.

Phoebe Bridgers, Melissa McCarthy, Conan Gray, Kristen Bell And More On The Tonight S Photo Phoebe Bridgers, Melissa McCarthy, Conan Gray, Kristen Bell And More On The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon Next Week
by Grace Cutler - Jul 8, 2022

An American television institution for over 60 years, 'The Tonight Show' continues to be a home to big-name celebrity guests and a stage for top musical and comedic talent.

ELVIS se estrena hoy en cines Photo ELVIS se estrena hoy en cines
by Juan-Jose Gonzalez - Jun 24, 2022

La nueva película está dirigida por Baz Luhrmann y llega a la gran pantalla en nuestro país.

Austin Butler Videos

VIDEO: First Look at Baz Luhrmann's ELVIS Biopic in Official Trailer Videoplay
VIDEO: First Look at Baz Luhrmann's ELVIS Biopic in Official Trailer

by Michael Major - Feb 17, 2022

The film explores the life and music of Elvis Presley (Butler), seen through the prism of his complicated relationship with his enigmatic manager, Colonel Tom Parker (Hanks). The cast also includes Richard Roxburgh, Hellen Thomson, Natasha Bassett, Kelvin Harrison Jr., Zavier Samuel, and Jodi Smit-McPhee.

VIDEO: Denzel Washington Talks THE ICEMAN COMETH and His Diverse Career on CBS SUNDAY Videoplay
VIDEO: Denzel Washington Talks THE ICEMAN COMETH and His Diverse Career on CBS SUNDAY MORNING

by Stage Tube - Apr 29, 2018

Denzel Washington appeared on CBS Sunday Morning to talk about his current run in The Iceman Cometh on Broadway, as well as his incredibly long and diverse career.

BWW TV: Denzel Washington & Company Bringeth THE ICEMAN COMETH Back to Broadway! Videoplay
BWW TV: Denzel Washington & Company Bringeth THE ICEMAN COMETH Back to Broadway!

by TV - Press Previews - Apr 12, 2018

Currently in previews at the Bernard B. Jacobs Theatre (242 West 45th Street) is Eugene O'Neill's ferocious American classic, The Iceman Cometh, starring Tony Award winner, two-time Academy Award winner, and 2018 Academy Award nominee Denzel Washington. Opening night is set for Thursday, April 26 at the Bernard B. Jacobs Theatre.

VIDEO: Watch Official Trailer for Season Two of THE SHANARRA CHRONICLES Videoplay
VIDEO: Watch Official Trailer for Season Two of THE SHANARRA CHRONICLES

by Caryn Robbins - Aug 24, 2017

The second season of the hit fantasy series THE SHANARRA CHRONICLES premieres Wednesday, October 11 at 10pm ET/PT on Spike.  The new season consists of 10 one-hour episodes.

VIDEO: Sneak Peek - 'Chosen: Part 2' of THE SHANNARA CHRONICLES on Spike 
by Caryn Robbins - Jul 3, 2017

On the second episode, “Chosen: Part 2,” when Wil and Allanon realize that she may be the key to saving the Four Lands, they set out to find the Princess before the Dagda Mor's Demons hunt her down first.

VIDEO: MTV Announces 6th & Final Season of TEEN WOLF at Comic Con
by - Jul 22, 2016

MTV today announced to a packed room of over four thousand, die-hard fans at San Diego Comic-Con that its beloved drama horror series TEEN WOLF will conclude with its sixth and final season premiering in November.

VIDEO: Watch Official Trailer for New Season of MTV's THE SHANNARA CHRONICLES
by - Jan 6, 2016

Below, take a look at what’s to come on this season of MTV's THE SHANNARA CHRONICLES. Watch the first four episodes right now on MTV.com and the MTV App

VIDEO: MTV Reveals Opening Title Sequence for New Series THE SHANNARA CHRONICLES
by - Dec 1, 2015

Below, watch the opening title sequence for MTV's new fantasy series, The Shannara Chronicles, featuring music from Ruelle - “Until We Go Down.”

VIDEO: MTV Shares First Look at New Series THE SHANNARA CHRONICLES at NY Comic Con
by Caryn Robbins - Oct 12, 2015

During the panel moderated by Damian Holbrook of TV Guide, fans also got a first-look at an all-new trailer. Check it out below!

VIDEO: First Look- THE SHANNARA CHRONICLES First Trailer
by Sally Henry Fuller - Oct 10, 2015

MTV has just released the first trailer for their upcoming page-to-screen adaptation of THE SHANNARA CHRONICLES. Check it out below!


Austin Butler Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Austin Butler been in?
Austin Butler has appeared on Broadway in 1 shows.

How many West End shows has Austin Butler been in?
Austin Butler has not appeared in the West End