Kenton Duty

Actor + Singer + Dancer
Born May 12, 1995
Age 19
Hometown Plano, Texas

Kenton Duty is an American actor and singer. He is best known for his recurring role as "Young Jacob" on the final season of the ABC primetime drama, Lost, and for his co-starring role as the flamboyant European exchange student, Gunther Hessenheffer on the Disney Channel comedy series, Shake It Up!.… Read More

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  • 'Shake It Up' Gets Axed
    Huffington Post - Jul 26, 2013
  • Hallmark Bumps The Trend With New Kid Product: Text Bands Press Releases
    Business Review USA - Jul 23, 2012
  • Teen Stars Support Charity At Wisteria Lane Block Party
    Green Celebrity Network - Apr 30, 2012
  • "A Todo Ritmo" En Disney Channel Extremista.Com.Ar
    Google News - Sep 12, 2011


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1995 Birth Kenton Duty was born on May 12, 1995.
1999 4 Years Old He was born and raised in Plano, Texas and has two younger siblings, twin sisters, Jessica and Rebecca, born in 1999. … Read More
2004 9 Years Old In 2004, Duty began his acting career in Dallas, Texas at the age of 9, playing "Young Scrooge" in the Dallas Theater Center's musical stage production of A Christmas Carol. … Read More


2007 12 Years Old In 2007, after several appearances in comedy sketches on The Tonight Show with Jay Leno, Duty landed his first featured role as Michael in the Lifetime television movie, Christmas in Paradise. … Read More
2009 14 Years Old In 2009, Duty landed his first feature film role in the suspense thriller, 2:13, as well as feature film roles in the horror film, Forget Me Not, the comedy film, Crazy on the Outside, and the Bollywood film, My Name Is Khan.
2010 15 Years Old 1 More Event
In the spring of 2010, Duty gained popular notoriety in the role of "Young Jacob" on the hit TV series Lost, although no one, including Duty himself, knew who his character was until nearly the final episode of the series. … Read More
2011 16 Years Old In addition to his charity work, Duty has been an outspoken voice against school bullying. In May 2011, he was named one of Dream Magazine's "Top 16 Under 16" and, when asked about the problem of bullying and cyber-bullying, Duty told the magazine - "You know, I have been bullied. … Read More
2012 17 Years Old On June 4, 2012, it was announced that Kenton Duty will no longer be a main cast member on the series Shake It Up. … Read More
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