Corbin Bleu

Quick Facts

Birth Date February 21,1989
Full Name Corbin Bleu
Birth Name Corbin Bleu Reivers
Profession Actor
Nationality American
Ethnicity Mixed
Birth City Brooklyn
Birth Country USA
Father Name David Reivers
Father Profession Actor
Mother Name Martha Callari
Gender Identity Male
Sexual Orientation straight
Horoscope Pisces
Marital Status Married
Spouse Sasha Clements
Height 180 cm
Weight 75 kg
Networth 4000000
Sibilings Jag, Phoenix, and Hunter
Education LaGuardia High School of Music & Art and Performing Arts in New York
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Corbin Bleu is a well-known rising American Actor. The multi-talented actor is also a model, dancer, film producer, and singer-songwriter. He is best known for appearing in the American media franchise centered on romantic musical comedy-drama, High School Musical.

Corbin Bleu was born as Corbin Bleu Reivers on February 21, 1989, in Brooklyn, New York City. Corbin is among the four children born to David Reivers and his wife, Martha Callari. His father was also a actor. He has three younger sisters: Jag, Phoenix, and Hunter. Bleu graduated from high school in 2007 and was admitted to Stanford University, but declined to enroll because of scheduling commitments.

Biography

Corbin Bleu was born to David Reivers and Martha Callari on February 21, 1989 in Brooklyn, New York. His father is of Jamaican descent and his mother is of Italian-American descent. Bleu has three sisters –Jag, Hunter and Phoenix.

Corbin Bleu Reivers is an American actor, dancer, producer and singer. He is known for his breakout performance in Disney’s ‘High School Musical’, in which he played the lead role of Chad Danforth. The actor has also appeared in Disney’s ‘Jump In!’Corbin is also an accomplished singer, whose song ‘I Don’t Dance’, performed along with Lucas Grabeel, was ranked among the top 10 in Billboard Top 100.

His first solo album, ‘Another Side’ debuted at number 36 in Billboard 200. He has also performed in the Broadway production of ‘In the Heights’ and ‘Godspell’. He has gone onto appear in TV series like ‘One Life to Live’, ‘Psych’, ‘Franklin & Bash’ and ‘Hannah Montana’ among many others.

Career

Corbin started getting minor roles in TV series and movies after moving to Los Angeles. On December 12, 1996, he appeared in the NBC medical drama ‘ER’ in the episode, ‘Ask Me No Questions, I’ll Tell You No Lies’. The network ABC also cast him in a recurring role in their show, ‘High Incident’. He played a small role as Johnny in the sci-fi action movie ‘Soldier’ in 1998.The young actor continued his success streak and made an appearance in the TV show ‘Malcolm & Eddie’. In the series, he was seen in the episode ‘Menace II Theology’ as Matthew. He also played a small role in ‘Beach Movie’.

In 1999, Corbin appeared in multiple movies, playing minor roles. He was cast as Butch in the adventure movie ‘Mystery Men’, which premiered on August 6 and as Ricky in the movie, ‘Family Tree’. And He also played the character of Young Tommy in the sci-fi movie ‘Galaxy Quest’, alongside Tim Allen.

He was cast in the role of Nick Elderby in the episode ‘Our Mr. Brooks’ in the TV series, ‘Cover Me: Based on the True Life of an FBI Family’. In 2000, he appeared in two episodes of ‘The Amanda Show’. In 2004, he landed his first major role in the action movie ‘Catch That Kid’ and acted with the likes of Kristen Stewart. Although the movie made only $16 million, the young actors were praised for their performances.

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From 2005 to 2007, Bleu found himself playing the role of Nathan in the popular Discovery Kids TV series, ‘Flight 29 Down’. The show was aired for three seasons and followed a group of teenagers, stuck on an island after their plane crash lands. 2006 became the turning point in Corbin Bleu’s career as he was cast as Chad Danforth in the telefilm ‘High School Musical’. The film would catapult its cast, which included Zac Efron, Vanessa Hudgens and Ashley Tisdale to fame and popularity. The film premiered on January 20 and was seen by 7.7 million TV viewers.

Bleu also performed with the entire cast in ‘High School Musical: The Concert’ and later in 2007, he returned for the sequel, ‘High School Musical 2’. Following the success of its prequel, the premiere of ‘High School Musical 2’ was watched by more than 17 million viewers. It instantly became the highest rated Disney Channel movie of all time.

‘High School Musical 2’ also showed the actors’ singing and dancing abilities as the soundtrack had a number of songs. The song ‘I Don’t Dance’, also featuring Lucas Grabeel, was Corbin’s first major hit and was among the top 40 songs listed in the2007 Billboard Hot 100. Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA) certified the song as ‘Gold’.

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The actor also started recording songs like ‘Two Worlds’ for Disney. Bleu was also cast in the lead role of Izzy Daniels, a young boxer, in ‘Jump In!’The movie premiered on April 27, 2007. The track ‘Push It to the Limit’, sung by Corbin Bleu became a massive hit.

Between 2006 and 2007, Corbin appeared in two episodes, namely ‘Revenge & School Records’ and ‘Dismissal & School Plays’ of the TV series, ‘Ned’s Declassified School Survival Guide’. The young actor also made guest appearances as Johnny Collins in Disney Channel’s smash hit, ‘Hannah Montana’. In 2007, the actor once again played the role of Nathan in the TV film ‘Flight 29 Down: The Hotel Tango’. He also voice acted in the animated movie, ‘The Secret of the Magic Gourd’.

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The much awaited return of the third installment of ‘High School Musical’ once again saw Bleu in the role of Chad Danforth. The movie was the first in the series to get a theatrical release and became the highest grossing movie of the series with a box office collection of $252.9 million. In 2009, Corbin lent his voice for the character Coltrane for two episodes of ‘Phineas and Ferb’. He also appeared in the TV series, ‘The Beautiful Life’. He was also cast in the lead role of the movie ‘Free Style’.

From 2010 to 2012, Bleu appeared in a number of TV shows like ‘The Good Wife’ in the episode ‘Cleaning House’. He was also seen in ‘Blue Bloods’ as Officer Blake in the episode ‘Family Business’. In 2013, the actor was cast as Jeffrey King in the TV series ‘One Life to Live’, in which he starred in 40 episodes. He also had a small role in the horror movie, ‘Nurse 3D’. And He then participated in the 17th Season of ‘Dancing with the Stars’ with dancer Karina Smirnoff.

He guest starred in the USA Network TV series ‘Psych’ and then played the role of Michael in ‘Drop Dead Diva’. In 2016, Bleu was cast in the role of Hunter in episode ‘Tone Death’ in the TV series, ‘Castle’. Bleu has filmed a yet-to-be released movie titled ‘Ovid and the Art of Love’ and is involved with a project named ‘The Day I Died’ which will deal with the serious issue of bullying.

Married Life With Sasha Clements

Together with his wife, Corbin has been leading a contented life. Sasha Clements, Corbin’s longtime girlfriend, is now his wife. The two had been seeing each other for a while before getting married on July 23, 2016.

Image from Corbin Bleu’s wedding, which also includes his wife
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In 2011, they had their first encounter in a grocery store in Toronto. Sasha is a budding actor as well. He popped the question to Clements on October 15, 2014, in front of Cinderella’s Castle at Disney World in Orlando, using an engagement ring hidden inside a glass slipper. 160 guests attended their wedding at the Hummingbird Nest in Santa Susana, California.

Does Corbin Bleu Have a Child?

Contrary to many other famous people, Corbin makes it a point to keep his private life out of the spotlight. He has had great success keeping his personal life hidden. The pair are both in the prime of their professions. They don’t appear to be planning to have a baby anytime soon.

Picture of Corbin and his wife
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The couple has been married for five years and has been dating for approximately ten years. They both appear to be quite supportive of one another. There haven’t been any speculations that the couple is about to break up.

What is the Earnings and Net Worth of Corbin?

The estimated net worth of Corbin Bleu is around $4 million. His two-decade acting career in Hollywood has contributed largely to his net worth. He also made some additional money by modeling, appearing in advertising, and commercials. The well-known English actor Andrew Scarborough has a $1 million fortune.

Picture: Corbin and Sasha attending a gathering.
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Bleu has currently portrayed legendary characters in a number of films and TV shows. He therefore derives the majority of his wealth from these films and television shows. In addition, he can be getting paid well for his work in endorsements, ads, and commercials. His reputation is growing rapidly among viewers as a result of several engrossing roles he portrays in his series.

Sasha Clements, Corbin’s wife, is thought to be worth more than $1 million. Her excellent career as a model and actor has contributed significantly to her net worth. She is well-known for playing Kiki Kincaid in the animated sitcom Majority Rules on Teletoon. With her husband Corbin, she resides in Los Angeles at the moment.

Awards & Achievements

  • Corbin Bleu won the Theatre Student of the Year award at the LA High School for the Arts in 2005.
  • In the 2007 Poptastic Awards, he won an award in the Male Singer category.
  • He won the Best Male Performance award at the Chita Rivera Awards for Dance and Choreography for his performance in ‘Holiday Inn, The New Irving Berlin Musical’.

What Are Corbin Height and Weight?

Corbin Bleu may not be the tallest but he passes for an average man and has the perfect build to go with his height. The talented actor stands at 5 feet 11 inches (180 cm) and weighs a proportional 68 kg (150 pounds). Bleu’s chest measures 43 inches (109 cm), giving his biceps of 15 inches (38 cm) a sturdy look. He wears a size 9 US for his shoes.