Shane Harper Biography

Shane Harper is an American actor, singer, and dancer. Check out this biography to know about his childhood, family life, achievements and fun facts about him.

Quick Facts

Birthday: February 14, 1993

Nationality: American

Girlfriend: Bridgit Mendler (ex-girlfriend)

Famous: Actors Pop Singers

Age: 27 Years, 27 Year Old Males

Sun Sign: Aquarius

Also Known As: Shane Steven Harper

Born in: La Jolla, California

Famous as: Singer, Actor, Dancer

Height: 6'2" (188 cm), 6'2" Males

Subscribe to Riddle Puddle


father: Scott Harper

mother: Tanya Haper

siblings: Samantha (older sister), Sullivan (younger brother)

U.S. State: California

Continue Reading Below

Subscribe to Riddle Puddle

Shane Harper, born as Shane Steven Harper is an American actor, singer, and dancer. He is best known for playing the roles of Spencer Walsh in the series ‘Good Luck Charlie’, of Austin in the drama ‘Awkward’ as well as of Ian Chandler in the series ‘Happyland’. He is also famous for appearing as Josh Wheaton in the independent film ‘God's Not Dead’. Harper has done a lot of other acting projects as well. He has appeared in the movies ‘High School Musical 2’ and ‘Flipped’. He has even acted in a Bollywood movie titled ‘My Name Is Khan’. In addition, the actor has performed in a handful of television films, such as 'The Passion: New Orleans', 'The Time Capsule' and 'Dirty Dancing'. As a singer, Harper has released a self-titled studio album along with the EPs 'Dancin' in the Rain' and 'Like I Did'. He has sung many singles including "Dance with Me", "Rocketship", "One Step Closer" and "Hold You Up". The American artiste has appeared in numerous music videos as well. Talking about his awards and honors, Harper won a ‘K-Love Fan Award’ for his performance in ‘God's Not Dead.’

Recommended Lists:

Recommended Lists:

Career in Acting
  • Shane Harper first appeared as a dancer in the 2006 flick ‘Re-Animated’. He then appeared in the flick ‘High School Musical 2’. In 2008, he appeared as a contestant on ‘Dance on Sunset’. A year later, he worked as a supporting dancer in the reality show ‘So You Think You Can Dance’. Then in 2010, the actor played a role in the Bollywood Film ‘My Name Is Khan’ as well as in the American flick ‘Flipped’. The same year, he started playing the role of Spencer Walsh in ‘Good Luck Charlie’.
  • Then in 2013, Harper was cast as Austin in the series ‘Awkward’. The following year, he became a part of the independent film ‘God's Not Dead’, the musical flick ‘Dance-off’ and the series ‘Happyland’. Soon after this, he appeared in the family movie ‘Lift Me Up’. The American artiste then did the television movie ‘The Passion: New Orleans’ in 2016. A year later, he appeared in an episode of ‘Wisdom of the Crowd’. Harper also acted in the TV films ‘Dirty Dancing’ and ‘The Time Capsule’ the same year.
Continue Reading Below
Music Career
  • Harper's first single ‘Dance with Me’ from his self-titled album was released in March 2010. The following year, he released the album as well as its second single titled ‘One Step Closer.’ After this, the third single ‘Rocketship’ came out. The singer released his first EP titled ‘Dancin' in the Rain’ on August 14, 2012. Four years later, his second EP "Like I Did” was released.
Personal Life
  • Shane Harper was born as Shane Steven Harper on February 14, 1993 in La Jolla, California, to Tanya and Scott Harper. He has a brother named Sullivan as well as a sister named Samantha.
  • Harper was in a relationship with singer/actress Bridgit Mendler from 2011 to 2015.

Follow Shane Harper On:


How To Cite

Article Title
- Shane Harper Biography
- Editors,
Last Updated
- February 15, 2018
Shane Harper

People Also Viewed

Finneas O'Connell
Ariana Grande
Camila Cabello
Jaden Smith

Noah Centineo
Timothée Chalamet
Jake Paul
Cameron Monaghan