Matt Cornett’s biography: age, height, partner, movies and TV shows

Matt Cornett’s biography: age, height, partner, movies and TV shows

Matt Cornett is an American actor. He rose to fame for playing Zach Barnes on Nickelodeon's Bella and the Bulldogs and as EJ on Disney's High School Musical: The Musical - The Series. Since his debut on the big screen, he has played many roles in movies and TV shows, increasing his fan base and career opportunities.

Matt Cornett
Actor Matt Cornett. Photo: @mattcornett
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Here is everything you need to know about the actor who portrayed Zach Barnes on the television show Bella and the Bulldogs.

Profile summary

  • Full name: Matt Cornett
  • Gender: Male
  • Date of birth: 6 October 1998
  • Matt Cornett’s age: 22 years (as of August 2021)
  • Zodiac sign: Libra
  • Place of birth: Rogers, Arkansas, the USA
  • Current residence: Los Angeles, the USA
  • Nationality: American
  • Ethnicity: Mixed
  • Religion: Christian
  • Sexuality: Straight
  • Height in feet: 6’
  • Height in centimetres: 183
  • Weight in kilograms: 65
  • Weight in pounds: 143
  • Body measurements in inches: 39-29-38
  • Body measurements in centimetres: 99-74-97
  • Shoe size: 11 (US)
  • Hair colour: Dark brown
  • Eye colour: Blue
  • Mother: Rhonda
  • Father: Art
  • Siblings: 2
  • Relationship status: In a relationship
  • Girlfriend: Brookelynn Elizabeth
  • Profession: Actor
  • Instagram: @mattcornett
  • Twitter: @Matt_Cornett_
  • Facebook: @mattcornett24

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Matt Cornett's biography

The actor is from Rogers, a small town in Arkansas, the USA. He was born to Rhonda and Art Cornett. He has two older siblings – a sister and a brother.

How old is Matt Cornett?

Matt Cornett’s birthday is on 6 October. The actor was born in 1998. As of 2021, he is 22 years old.


Since his early adolescence, the boy had aspired to be an actor. He enrolled in acting classes and landed some minor roles in his hometown.

Nonetheless, living in Arkansas did not provide adequate conditions for the development of his acting abilities. As a result, he decided to relocate to Los Angeles in 2014.

There, success did not come easily to him. Before becoming famous, he worked extensively in the film industry, starring in TV commercials and advertisements and playing minor roles.

He was cast as Zach Barnes in Bella and the Bulldogs in 2016. This role later earned him a Young Artist Award in 2016 for "Best Performance in a TV Series – Recurring Young Actor."

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Matt Cornett’s movies and TV shows

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Matt Cornett with his colleagues on set. Photo: @mattcornett
Source: Instagram

Matt Cornett, the Bella and the Bulldogs star, has done a lot of acting work, including appearances in many popular films and television shows.

Matt Cornett’s movies

  • 2013 – Family Treasure (Bully #2)
  • 2013 – Can (Diego)
  • 2015 – I Think My Babysitter’s an Alien (Glenn)
  • 2015 – The Dunes Club (Carter)
  • 2016 – Inconceivable (Zach)
  • 2017 – Fading (Matt)
  • 2018 – Alex & Me (Logan Wills)
  • 2018 – Perfect Citizens (Nathan Schurzer)
  • 2018 – Stressed to Death (Alston Garrett)

Television series

  • 2012 – 2014 – Nightmare U (Daniel)
  • 2013 – Southland (Lou)
  • 2015 – 2016 – Bella and the Bulldogs (Zach Barnes)
  • 2016 – Future Shock (Chad)
  • 2016 – The Middle (Duncan)
  • 2016 – Criminal Minds (Austin Settergren)
  • 2017 – Speechless (Chase)
  • 2017 – 2018 – Life in Pieces (Ryan)
  • 2018 – Alone Together (Logan)
  • 2019 – Game Shakers (Blake)
  • 2019 – 2020 – The Goldbergs (Andrew Gallery)
  • 2019 – 2021 – High School Musical: The Musical: The Series (E.J. Caswell)
  • 2019 – School for Boys (Leo Grecco)

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Is Matt Cornett single in 2021?

No, he is not. The actor is currently in a relationship with Brookelynn Elizabeth.

She is a social media personality and a fashion model. She was previously in a relationship with actor and singer Liam Attridge. They split up in 2018.

On July 11, the same year, she began dating Matt.

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Matt Cornett and his girlfriend. Photo: @mattcornett
Source: Instagram

On their first anniversary, the actor shared a series of photos taken at a movie theatre, captioned with the words:

Happy 1 year to my night owl. This has been the greatest year of my life with the greatest memories yet and I cannot wait for many more to come. I love you to the moon and back.

Despite numerous rumours about their breakup, the beloveds are still together and continue to share their happiness on social media.

How tall is Matt Cornett?

Matt Cornett’s height is 6 feet, or 183 centimetres.

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What is Matt Cornett’s weight?

The actor's weigh is 65 kg or 143 pounds.

Where does Matt Cornett live now?

The actor currently resides in Los Angeles, the USA.

What episode does EJ sing A Billion Sorrys?

A Billion Sorrys is a song from The Wonderstudies. It is the third episode of the first season of High School Musical: The Musical: The Series.

The song is performed by Cornett’s character, E.J. Caswell. The actor also enjoys singing and playing the guitar in his spare time, so singing A Billion Sorrys was not a difficult task for him.

Matt Cornett is often busy on set. Nonetheless, he always makes time to return to Arkansas and spend time with his family.

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