Kenton Duty was conceived Jeffrey Kenton Duty on May 12, 1995. He was brought up in Plano, Texas and has two more youthful kin, twin sisters conceived in 1999. Obligation initially started contemplating acting at 9 years old, when his folks proposed he go to a late spring melodic theater workshop to enable him to feel good before a group of people for school introductions. It was at the mid year workshop that he found he had an adoration for melodic theater, and it was there that he would likewise meet the throwing executive who might approach him to try out for his first play, A Christmas Carol.
Kenton Duty at a Teen Vogue occasion.
Kenton Duty started his acting profession in Dallas, Texas when he was 9 years of age in the Dallas Theater Center’s stage generation of A Christmas Carol, and showed up in front of an audience again the next year with a main part in Ragtime. Obligation started trying out for parts in Los Angeles after he was found at a workshop at the Young Actors Studio in Dallas, Texas by Hollywood headhunter Cindy Osbrink and she welcomed him to come to California to try out for pilot season. He has showed up in various national advertisements for McDonalds, Walmart, Pizza Hut, and Mattel. Obligation initially increased well known reputation in the part of “Youthful Jacob” on the hit TV arrangement Lost, albeit nobody, including Duty himself, knew who his character was until almost the last scene of the arrangement. He was charged basically as “Young Boy”. Obligation right now co-stars on the Disney Channel unique arrangement Shake It Up! as the ostentatious artist/mold architect Gunther Hessenheffer nearby Caroline Sunshine as his intimate twin sister Tinka. The impressive sibling/sister twosome of Günther and Tinka is said to be enlivened by Ryan and Sharpay Evans of Disney’s High School Musical establishment.
Obligation at present lives in Los Angeles with his folks and two more youthful twin sisters. Obligation cherishes creatures and longed for turning into a veterinarian before starting his acting vocation. He has a pet guinea pig named “Shelled nut”, and his own stallion that he keeps on his grandma’s property. Obligation’s diversions incorporate preparing, cooking, and horseback riding. He is a pescetarian. He additionally appreciates singing, playing guitar and songwriting. Before starting work on the TV arrangement Shake It Up, Duty played guitar and sang in the band KGMC Gigmasters with Braeden Lemasters and kindred Lost co-star Dylan Minnette.
When he isn’t working, Duty includes himself with beneficent causes including the Disney’s Friends for Change activity which benefits natural philanthropies through the Disney Worldwide Conservation Fund, the Starlight Children’s Foundation which is committed to enhancing the personal satisfaction for youngsters with constant and perilous restorative conditions, and Land O’Frost’s “Lunch Box for Good Program” which enables Hands On Nashville to give help to the casualties of the 2010 Tennessee surges. Notwithstanding his philanthropy work, Duty has been a straightforward voice against school harassing.