Fast Facts

  • Is the middle child of one sister and six brothers.
  • Modeled for Abercrombie & Fitch before his acting career took off.
  • First prime-time TV role was on a 2005 episode of CSI: NY.
  • Subsequently appeared on HBO's Iraq War miniseries Generation Kill and the short-lived Lisa Kudrow series The Comeback.
  • Big-screen breakthrough came when he was cast as vampire Emmett Cullen in The Twilight Saga film franchise.


  • Brandon Lutz — Brother
  • AnnaLynne McCord — Ex-significant Other
  • Sharni Vinson — Significant Other


  • Attended Chapman University, Orange, CA


  • Birth Name: Kellan Christopher Lutz
  • Birth Place: Dickinson, ND
  • Birthday: March 15, 1985, Pisces
  • Profession: Actor