GARRETT CLAYTON

Biography

Garrett Clayton is best known for his leading role in the hit Disney Channel movies “Teen Beach Movie” and “Teen Beach Movie 2“.

In 2019, Garrett premiered his concert to enthusiastic audiences on the west coast. It Takes Three features Garrett, alongside Ashley Argota and Desi Dennis-Dylan singing the praises of life in Hollywood and on the road, on film sets and in TV series. The evening includes pop, rock and Broadway standards, along with some fan hands.

Clayton will next be seen in the indie film “Peel” opposite Emile Hirsch. He can currently be seen in “Between Worlds” opposite Nicholas Cage, and in ``Reach``. Garrett leads this important film that is a topical look at depression in young people.

Previously, Garrett played Link in NBC’s “Hairspray Live!”  He also starred as the lead of the indie feature “King Cobra” opposite James Franco and Christian Slater, which premiered at the Tribeca Film Festival to incredible reviews. The film was an exciting and edgy turn for Clayton, who was previously known for his role in the Disney Teen Beach Movie franchise and his recurring role on ABC Family's “The Fosters.”

His film “Don’t Hang Up” opposite Gregg Sulkin premiered at the LA Film Festival, and he was recently in “God Looked Away” opposite Al Pacino and Judith Light at the Pasadena Playhouse.


Raised in the suburbs of Detroit, Michigan, Clayton performed in regional theater productions of “High School Musical 2”, “You’re a Good Man Charlie Brown”, “Peter Pan”, and “Beauty and the Beast”.