American actor Uriah Shelton is known for the TV series The Glades (2010-2013). He plays the role of Jeff Cargill in the series that narrates the story of a former Chicago cop, who moves to a small Florida town and joins the state police. The series is rated 7.5 out of 10 in IMDb.
In addition to that, he has also acted in several notable TV shows like Looking for Alaska (2019), 13 Reasons Why (2017), Girl Meets World (2014-2017), and Blue (2012-2014). Similarly, he has also appeared in movies, including Flock of Four (2017), Enter the Warriors Gate (2016), Lifted (2010), and Alabama Moon (2009).
Bio: Age, Height
Uriah Shelton was born on 10 March 1997 in Dallas, Texas, USA. His full name is Uriah Justus Shelton, and his birth sign is Pisces.
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He stands at a height of 5 feet 10 inches (1.78 meters).
Uriah Shelton’s Dating Status Now
Television actor Uriah Shelton has been dating Annelise Grace since 2019.
Uriah Shelton and his girlfriend Annelise Grace on 25 December 2019 (Photo: Uriah Shelton's Instagram)
His girlfriend, Annelise, is an actress is seen playing Megan in the ABC’s series Blackish, and Abby in CBS’s series Young Sheldon. When she isn't acting, she spends her time at the beach, or in a class working toward a business degree.
Past Relationships, Ex-Girlfriends
Uriah Shelton has dated a few divas in the past, including movie actress MacKenzi Heyman—he dated her from 2017 to 2018. Other than her, he was also rumored to be dating his Girl Meets World co-star Rowan Blanchard in June 2016, according to ranker.com.
Family Insights, Childhood
Uriah Shelton was raised in Magnolia Springs, Alabama by his parents: Allen Shelton (father) and Cindy Shelton (mother).
He spent his childhood playing the piano, soccer, learning martial arts, and attending modeling classes. He joined the modeling classes at the age of 7 along with his cousin brother, Charli.
A few years later, after joining modeling class, Uriah competed in a talent competition in Orlando where he performed well. Seeing that, many acting agencies based in New York City and Los Angeles approached him for acting projects and commercials. Moreover, Uriah and his mother moved to Los Angeles so that he can build a career in acting.
Interesting Facts About Uriah Shelton
- Uriah made his acting debut when he was cast in the TV drama series Without a Trace in 2007.
- He was accused of kicking a female friend in the stomach in 2017. The name of the girl was not disclosed. This incident led Uriah getting issued with a restraining order.
- During his early teenage, he met with a motorcycle accident where six of his teeth were broken, suffered a broken femur, had minor lacerations on his face, and a part of his large intestine was removed.
- He has a tattoo on the right side of his chest. The tattoo has ‘1776’ written in the circle of stars—the number ‘1776’ resembles the year of Declaration of Independence.
- When Uriah is not acting, he sings, plays guitar, and also trains in XMA (Extreme Martial Arts)—he is the winner of 2006’s ATA California State Championship (a major “Tae Kwon Do” championship in the US).
- Uriah and his girlfriend Annelise have been together in a relationship for 8 months, as of January 2020.
- His sweetheart Annelise Grace loves Super Heroes as well as action movies.