Disney provided the backdrop of entertainment for the childhood of millions of people across the world and has also served as a launching pad for the careers of many actors who began their career as child actors, growing to become notable names in the industry. Lucas Adams, a Texas-born actor who is known for his work on Liv and Maddie is a part of this story.
Although Lucas was already an adult when he got his chance with Disney, it has remained an influential milestone in his career. So far, he has appeared in other projects like School of Rock, Wolves at the Door, and a few others. You’ll find all you need to know about the actor below.
Who Is Lucas Adams?
Lucas Adams was born on the 24th of July 1993 in Sherman, Texas to Brent and Shari Adams. He was the third child born to his parents and the first son, with his two older sisters named Audrie and Brittnie.
In Sherman, Texas, Lucas grew up on a farm but that didn’t stop him from harboring a big dream for a career in acting. After he completed his high school, he relocated to Los Angeles, hoping to live his dreams. He took acting lessons, studying with the popular coach Amy Lyndon, and he eventually secured his first role as a professional actor in 2011; it was in the short film, Big Feet where he played Tadd.
After his debut year, things moved up a notch for Lucas Adams in the following year. He was cast in four different projects, his debut TV appearance was in the soap opera, The Young and the Restless. Later, he landed a role in the film Closer to God: Jessica’s Journey, playing Vincent. Before the year ran out, he appeared in two other projects, the TV movie The Great Halloween Puppy Adventure and in an episode of Dexter.
He continued to build on his appearances through 2013 to 2015 across both mediums with projects like Red Wing, The Firebird, True Blood, Grimm, and Madden Girl. Then in 2015, he was cast in one of his first major roles, as Josh Willcox in the Disney Channel show, Liv and Maddie. He appeared in 12 episodes of the show between 2015 and 2017.
Before he left Liv and Maddie and joined Days of Our Lives, he appeared in Wolves at the Door, Urban Myths, and Those Who Can’t. He began to appear in Days of Our Lives in 2017, playing Tripp Dalton. Lucas Adams played the character for 179 episodes between 2017 and 2019 before he was written off the show. Since leaving the show, he has gone on to appear in other projects like Killer Ransom and Confessional.
In his over eight years career so far, Lucas has been recognized for his performances with two Daytime Emmy Award nominations; for his role in Days of Our Lives, he was nominated under the Outstanding Younger Actor in a Drama Series category.
Does He Have a Girlfriend?
Lucas Adams does have a girlfriend and her name is Shelby Wulfert. He has been in a relationship with her since they met in 2015. Shelby, who is also an actor, met Lucas on the set of Liv and Maddie and they have been together ever since.
What Is His Height?
Lucas has a height of 5 feet 11 inches as well as a bodyweight of 74 kg. A man who likes to keep fit, the actor has well-defined muscles that wouldn’t look out of place in a model convention. Other noticeable body facts about the actor include his brown eyes and light brown hair.
Other Facts About Lucas Adams
1. In high school, he earned All-District honors for football, basketball, and baseball.
2. His all-time favorite movie is The Lion King.
3. A true lover of acting, his favorite quote is John Wayne’s “courage is being scared to death but saddling up anyway”.
4. Like most modern actors, Lucas has a noticeable presence on social media across Twitter, Instagram, and YouTube. His Twitter profile is @lucasbrentley, on Instagram, you will find him as @thelucasadams, and his YouTube channel is Lucas Adams.
5. Lucas loves animals, especially dogs and he owns a black Labrador named Lando. The dog’s birthday is September 13th.