Best known as a stage actor and television star, Damon J Gillespie rose to fame after featuring in the American musical comedy-drama film, Newsies.
Damon has stolen uncountable hearts of his fans with his splendid acting skills accompanied by his sparkling green eyes. Well, he not only has a prosperous career but, is also blessed with a beautiful life partner.
Damon Gillespie’s Bio, Career
Born in 1994, United States, Damon celebrates his birthday every 29 March.
Damon- who stands at an average height of 5 feet and 8 inches (1.72m)- was brought up to multi-ethnic parents; his mother is Portuguese whereas father happens to be an Italian.
His mother, Tonya did her best to raise her son, enrolling him in Karate classes and other different competitions.
Since an early age, Damon was profoundly influenced by hip-hop music and dreamt of being a performer. To turn his passion into a bright career, he went to Roosevelt University and earned a scholarship to study Musical theatre.
During his sophomore year, everyone loved Damon for his phenomenal acting skills. Later, he was offered to join the cast of Newsies on Broadway. To sum it off, he also made significant contributions for the series such as Inside Amy Schumer, Rise, and Compliance.
Who Is Damon Gillespie’s Girlfriend?
As mentioned before, Damon has a beautiful love life just like his professional one. Well, that's because the 24-year-old television star is happily engaged to his girlfriend-turned-fiancee, Grace Aki, a youtube sensation like Blakely Bjerken.
Damon and Grace knew each other for a long time. The couple kept in touch with each other and eventually started dating after Damon returned to college. After dating for four long years, Damon proposed Grace with a beautiful engagement ring on the set of the Rise on 19 December 2017.
Damon Gillespie proposes girlfriend, Grace Aki on 19 December 2017 (Photo: Grace Aki's Instagram)
Well, Damon's love for Grace can be speculated from his social media as he timely flaunts her picture with beautiful captions.
The pictures not only express the love they share with each other but also affection and respect. For instance, on 10 September 2018, he shared a lovey-dovey black and white photo with Grace.
On top of that, Damon and Grace have finally decided to give their relationship a name of marriage. Supporting the statement, Grace spilled the beans on their upcoming big wedding day via Instagram.
Moreover, she added a new photo related to their wedding on 2 October 2018. Via the caption, she stated that they are getting their second ring after a month- which implies that Damon and Grace are going to exchange their wedding wows possibly in late October.
Before Grace, Damon dated Cara Zelaya. But it seems like Damon and Cara separated in good terms as he still mentions her on his social media.
For instance back on 3 January 2018, he Instagrammed a picture with Grace, but the picture courtesy was given to Cara which means that the Grace and Damon are still friends with Cara.