Grant Gustin is an American actor and singer who has an estimated net worth of $2.5 million. Grant is probably famous for his role as Barry Allen/Flash in the series, ‘The Flash’. He has also made some appearances in feature films.
Biography & Wiki
Thomas Grant Gustin was born on January 14, 1990, in Norfolk, Virginia. His father, Thomas Gustin is a professor in college and his mother, Tina Haney is a pediatric nurse. He was raised in Norfolk with two siblings.
Grant Gustin started tap dancing at the age of five as he was inspired by one of the American musical comedy films. He always was a fan of acting and often used to act out movie scenes with his siblings.
Grant Gustin attended Granby High School and it was in the second year of the school, he realized he wanted to be an actor. He then Governor’s School for Arts program in Norfolk for musical theatre. He often visited New York with his parents to see musicals. He always loved the musical and dreamed of being in one. In order to pursue his dream, for further studies, he attended the BFA Music Theatre Program at Elon University in North Carolina.
Grant Gustin was in a relationship with Hannah Douglas, a dancer, and model. Grant met her just before they started shooting for the series, ‘Glee’. They dated for few years and the couple had a very good relationship with each other. Due to their personal differences, the couple decided to end their relationship and broke up. Now Grant is engaged to Andrea “LA” Thoma. The couple dated for almost a year and decided to take it one step further and got engaged recently in 2017.
While at the Elon University, Grant Gustin auditioned for a Broadway production of ‘West Side Story’. He then decided to leave school and decided to perform on the play for a year. During the same year, he was offered the role on Fox’s popular musical comedy series, ‘Glee’, so he moved to Los Angeles. The series did well and received a lot of positive critics. He then appeared in a television film called ‘A Mother’s Nightmare’. The film didn’t do well commercially.
Grant Gustin auditioned for a role of a tap dancer but he didn’t get the role, but instead he was offered another role. Ryan Murphy, director and producer of ‘Glee’ had never forgotten him and gave him a chance to perform a duet along with his ‘Glee’ co-star, Naya Rivera in an episode of ‘Michael’.
Grant Gustin has made several guest appearances in numerous television series. Then came the biggest breakthrough of his career when he was offered the role of Barry Allen in CW’s series ‘The Flash’. The series is a big hit and Grant received a lot of attention and fame from the audiences all around the world. He has also starred as a guest appearance in superhero series like, ‘Arrow’ and ‘Supergirl’. Soon, Grant Gustin will star in an upcoming film ‘Krystal’.
Awards & Achievements
Grant Gustin for his brilliant acting performance has received few nomination and award to his name. His biggest achievement would be winning ‘The Teen Choice Award’. He was also the winner of the ‘Breakthrough Performance Award’.
Net Worth of Grant Gustin
The estimated net worth of Thomas Grant Gustin is approximately $2.5 million as of 2017-2018. Most of his net worth comes from his contribution to the entertainment industry.
‘The Flash’ of television series world, Thomas Grant Gustin, is a brilliant actor who has proved himself in numerous projects. Still 27, he is at the start of his career and has already achieved a lot in his life. After getting engaged, his personal life is getting better and also, he looks fully focused on his professional life.