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Kellan Lutz Biography


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Kellan Lutz ('Emmett') from 'Twilight' at the Los Angeles Premiere of 'Sex Drive.'

© Richard Chavez

Kellan Lutz' Birth Date:

March 15, 1985

Place of Birth:

Dickinson, North Dakota (he currently lives in Los Angeles)

Role That Got Him Noticed:

Landing the role of Emmett, the super strong big brother of the Cullen family, in the movie Twilight catapulted Kellan Lutz into the spotlight.

Notable Movie Credits:

Stick It (2006), Accepted (2006), Prom Night (2008), Deep Winter (2008), Twilight (2008), New Moon (2009), A Nightmare on Elm Street (2010), Eclipse (2010), Love, Wedding, Marriage (2011), and Immortals

And on TV...:

Lutz played Chris MacNess in the 2005 HBO series The Comebacks starring Lisa Kudrow. He also appeared on The Bold and the Beautiful, CSI: NY, Summerland, Heroes, and 90210. Lutz had a major role in the HBO miniseries Generation Kill which aired during the 2008 summer season.

Interesting Tidbits:

Lutz' official site lists his talents as fluent in Spanish, some Latin, and good at dialects.

Kellan Lutz Loves Sports:

Lutz has done a little bit of everything - weight training, track, baseball, basketball, skateboarding, lacrosse, swimming, tennis, racquetball, badminton, snow skiing, skydiving, parasailing, motocross, whitewater rafting, and snowboarding.

Personal Stats:

Lutz is 6'1", has blonde hair and blue eyes, and would have gone on to be a Navy SEAL if acting opportunities hadn't come along.

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