Troy Gentile has established himself as an American actor by gathering experiences from his early age. He is no longer a chubby kid in a wheelchair who used to act on Bad News Bear. Troy has further evolved from the TV series The Golberg and has hit rock bottom in the film industry. So, let's find out how he crafted himself to reach this point.
Troy started his career as an actor from his early age. He was just 11 years old when he played a supporting role of Matthew Hooper in 2005 movie Bad News Bear. As a young actor, he continued his acting in 2006 movie Nacho Libre and Tenacious D in The Pick of Destiny.
He further gained attention in 2007 when he portrayed the role of Young Stu in American romantic film Good Luck Chuck. In 2008, he got his first lead role in American comedy film Drillbit Taylor with American actor and producer Owen Wilson.
From 2007 to 2011, he made appearances on various movies and TV series such as Pineapple Express, Hotel for Dogs, Entourage, and Hawthrone. Since 2013, he is playing the lead character, Barry Golberg, in ABC's TV series The Golberg. The character portrayed by Troy refers to the producer of the series, Adam F. Golberg's biological brother Barry Golberg.
How Much Is His Net Worth?
Troy is a yielding actor who has years of experience as an actor as he began acting at the very young age. He won Young Artist Award in 2005 for his best performance on Bad News Bear. As his career is still emerging, in 2018 he has managed to earn himself a net worth of $500 thousand.
Weight Loss Of Troy Gentile
Troy has been successful in losing a massive weight and seems to be in a better shape than he was at his young age. Many people speculated that he followed some burdensome procedures to change his weight drastically. However, the actor has yet to disclose such methods, but by looking at the picture of his young age and his picture after weight loss, we can grasp the remarkable difference of his body measurements.
Troy Gentile before and after weight loss
Is Troy Gentile Gay?
Very little is known regarding his life behind the scenes as he has maintained privacy in his life. However, while filming The Golberg in 2013, he was an on-screen matchup with American actress AJ Michalka. Their romance was on-screen only which did not grow behind the screening.
But the actor confused all his followers on Twitter on 12 August 2015 as he stated that he was getting married. In this context, some of his followers congratulated him while some of them speculated that he was talking about his character AJ. Despite that, he has never talked about his love life on social media. Likewise, he has never hinted about his possible girlfriend.
Troy's lack of the involvement on romantic dimensions has led his fans to wonder about his sexuality. The silence of his love life has surrounded him with gay rumors around the actor and has generated a question on his romantic life.
Troy was born on 27 October 1993, in Boca Raton, Florida. He stands at the height of 5 feet 10 inch (1.78m) and has American nationality. At his age four, he moved to Los Angeles, California along with his family. His mother, Debbie Gentile, used to work on Boca Raton News. She is from New York and belongs to Italian descent. His father, Albert Farshi, is a native of Iran. Regarding his education, he attended community college before he was a cast member of The Golbergs.