Gregg Sulkin

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Gregg Sulkin
BornGregg Sulkin
(1992-05-29) 29 May 1992 (age 20)
London, England
OccupationActor
Years active2002–present
 
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Gregg Sulkin
BornGregg Sulkin
(1992-05-29) 29 May 1992 (age 20)
London, England
OccupationActor
Years active2002–present

Gregg Sulkin (born 29 May 1992) is an English actor. He made his film debut in the 2006 British release Sixty Six, and subsequently became known for appearing in the Disney comedy series As the Bell Rings and Wizards of Waverly Place. In 2010, he starred in the television movie Avalon High.

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Life and career

Sulkin was born in London. Like his character in Sixty Six, he was brought up Jewish.[1][2] He attended Highgate School in North London.[3]

Sulkin made his acting debut in the 2002 mini-series Doctor Zhivago. He subsequently starred in the comedy Sixty Six,[4] as Bernie Rubens, alongside Helena Bonham Carter, Eddie Marsan and Catherine Tate.[5] Sulkin also played the role of JJ in the Disney Channel comedy, As the Bell Rings,[4] worked on a CBBC children sci-fi show The Sarah Jane Adventures (spin-off of Doctor Who), and played Adam in series 3 two-episode story The Mad Woman in the Attic.

Sulkin was on Disney Channel's Pass the Plate as Gregg from the UK. He had a recurring guest role on the Disney Channel series Wizards of Waverly Place, where he played Alex's love interest Mason Greyback he reprised his role in 2 episodes of season 3 and returned to the series in its fourth season,[6] and through to its finale.[7]

Sulkin has also landed a role in the thriller The Heavy.[8]

Gregg recently went to New Zealand making a Disney Channel film Avalon High, which premiered on November 12, 2010.[9][10] In an interview with Kyle Martino, aired on Soccer Talk Live on the Fox Soccer Channel in the US, Gregg announced that he was a fan of Arsenal.

Sulkin was on the Disney Channel's Friends for Change Games and was on the Yellow Team.[11]

Filmography

Film
YearFilmRoleNotes
2006Sixty SixBernie Rubens
2009The HeavyTeen Two
2012White FrogRandy GoldmanPost Production
Television Films
YearTitleRoleNotes
2002Doctor ZhivagoSeryozha
2006Man on the MoonMichael Aldrin
2007Rotten AppleNarratorVoice role
2010Avalon HighWill WagnerDisney Channel Original Movie
2011Camilla DickinsonFrank Rowan
2011Disney's Friends For change GamesHimselfYellow Team
2011Get the LookHimself
Television
YearTitleRoleNotes
2006Pass the PlateHimself
2007–2008As the Bell RingsJJMain role
2007–2012Wizards of Waverly PlaceMason GreybackRecurring role, seasons 3 and 4 (15 episodes)
2012Melissa & JoeyHaskell Davis
2012Pretty Little LiarsWesley FitzgeraldRecurring Role, 2 episodes"
Television guest appearances
YearTitleRoleNotes
2009The Sarah Jane AdventuresAdam1 episode
2011R.L. Stine's The Haunting HourMatt1 episode - Season 1 Episode 20 "The Perfect Brother"

References

  1. ^ Gorov, Lynda (2008-08-17). "Just a Jewish mum (no corset, cauldron)". Boston Globe. http://www.boston.com/ae/movies/articles/2008/08/17/just_a_jewish_mum_no_corset_cauldron/?page=2. Retrieved 2010-03-29. 
  2. ^ Srulowitz, Rebecca (2009-07-23). "Miley Cyrus’ boyfriend kicks around Israel". JWeekly. http://www.jweekly.com/article/full/39367/miley-cyrus-boyfriend-kicks-around-israel/. Retrieved 2010-03-29. 
  3. ^ Wallis, Lauren. "The barmitzvah boy". TotallyJewish.com. http://www.totallyjewish.com/entertainment/features_and_reviews/?content_id=4618. Retrieved 28 May 2010. 
  4. ^ a b McPartland, Ben (2007-04-20). "Highgate's Sixty Six star is getting dizzy with his Disney days". Hampstead and Highgate Express. http://www.hamhigh.co.uk/content/camden/hamhigh/news/story.aspx?brand=NorthLondon24&category=Newshamhigh&tBrand=northlondon24&tCategory=newshamhigh&itemid=WeED20%20Apr%202007%2010%3A16%3A12%3A533. Retrieved 2009-04-20. 
  5. ^ Jury, Louise (2005-10-22). "Four goals and a Bar Mitzvah: '66 World Cup made into film". The Independent. http://www.independent.co.uk/arts-entertainment/films/news/four-goals-and-a-bar-mitzvah-66-world-cup-made-into-film-511973.html. Retrieved 2009-04-20. 
  6. ^ "The magic continues as Disney Channel orders fourth season of Emmy award-winning series "Wizards of Waverly Place"". Disney Channel. 3 June 2010. http://www.disneychannelmedianet.com/DNR/2010/doc/WWP_060310.doc. Retrieved 4 June 2010. 
  7. ^ "Gregg Sulkin Talks About Wizards Finale". Sinchronicity. 2011-12-11. http://sinchronicitymagazine.com/2011/12/3949/. Retrieved 2012-01-15. 
  8. ^ "Sixty Six Production Notes". p. 15. http://74.125.77.132/search?q=cache:EGKVXEFI8KMJ:www.66thefilm.com/pdf/SIXTY_SIX_press_notesFinal_061808.pdf+%22Gregg+Sulkin%22+%22The+Heavy%22&cd=13&hl=en&ct=clnk. Retrieved 2009-04-20. 
  9. ^ "Production has begun in New Zealand on "Avalon High," a Disney Channel original film that brings Arthurian legend alive at a contemporary high school". Disney Channel. 3 May 2010. http://www.disneychannelmedianet.com/DNR/2010/doc/dc_ah_052510.doc. Retrieved 4 June 2010. 
  10. ^ "Disney Channel & Disney XD Present Programming Plans for 2010-11". TVbytheNumbers.com. 3 March 2010. http://tvbythenumbers.com/2010/03/03/disney-channel-disney-xd-present-programming-plans-for-2010-11/43759. Retrieved 5 June 2010. 
  11. ^ [1], .

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