Jenny Han and Gabrielle Stanton made the romantic series “The Summer I Turned Pretty,” which is based on Han’s 2009 book of the same name. The show is about Belly, a 16-year-old kid who is spending the summer at a beach house.
There, she meets up with Conrad and Jeremiah Fisher, who are her friends and also the sons of her mother’s best friend. As time goes on, both brothers come to realize that they like Belly. She is stuck in a love triangle and has to make a decision, hoping not to lose a friend in the process.
Gavin Casalegno has won praise from viewers for his role as Jeremiah Fisher in the much-anticipated adaptation. Even though this isn’t Gavin’s first time in a big show, his role in the coming-of-age story has helped him get more fans and made him famous.
Many of the actor’s fans want to know more about his private and professional life. If you want to know more about Gavin Casalegno, too, here’s what we know so far.
Gavin Casalegno’s Early Life and Family
Gavin Casalegno was born in Lewisville, Texas, on September 2, 1999, to Bryan and Allyson Casalegno. He grew up with Logan Casalegno, his brother, and Ashlyn Casalegno, his younger sister, who is also an actress.
Gavin went to a local private high school and got good grades. After he graduated, he joined Young Actors House to learn more about acting. Then, he went to a drama school in his hometown called Cathryn Sullivan Acting for Film. The actor also went to Hartt & Soul, a drama school in Dallas, Texas, and the Toni Cobb Brock Intensive Acting Camp.
Gavin Casalegno’s Acting Career
Gavin’s acting career began when he was 7 years old. He was cast in several well-known projects as a child actor. The actor told Photobook Magazine, “I love what I do, and I know that this is what I want to be doing right now.” He was talking about how he got his start in the business.
The actor made his first appearance on TV in 2010 with the show “Chase.” Gavin plays the main character, Cole Jackson, in the 2017 movie “Nine Seconds.” In the action-horror movie “The Unhealer,” the Texas actor plays Reed. You may also know him as Trevor Strand from the TV show “Walker.”
Young Damon in “The Vampire Diaries” and Young Shem in “Noah” are two other roles that stand out. “I’ve been so lucky to work with so many people in the business who I look up to. I’d love to work with Robert Pattinson, though.
“His energy is electric, and it would be so much fun to work with him,” the actor said when asked who he would like to work with in the future. Gavin is also a model for Next Model Management when he is not acting. Even though he is focusing on acting right now, the young artist wants to get a license to sell real estate at some point.
Gavin Casalegno’s Girlfriend
Gavin is in a long-term relationship with Larsen Thompson, who has an impressive resume, as of this writing. She is a model, an actress, and a dancer. Her roles in “Pearl” and “The Midnight Club” made her famous. At the age of four, she started learning classic and tap dancing. Soon after, she learned contemporary and hip-hop dance styles. She has worked with artists like Christina Aguilera, Janet Jackson, Katy Perry, P! nk, and Sia because of how good she is at dancing. Gavin and Larsen both live in Los Angeles, in the state of California.
Gavin loves spending time with his friends and family as much as he loves being with his girlfriend. The actor has a busy life. When he’s not working, he likes to travel and play soccer and volleyball. We hope he has a great life ahead and wishes him luck in everything he does.