Who is Corbin Bleu and what is his net worth 2018? Corbin Bleu is an actor, dancer, singer and film producer from America. He is one of the performers of the famous High School Musical series. Bleu debuted in films with a role in the 2004 film, Catch That Kid. Along with his acting career he simultaneously pursued a brief music career. He released his debut album, Another Side in May 2007.
Corbin Bleu was born on February 21, 1989. Born to parents Martha and David Reivers, he grew up in Brooklyn, New York. Bleu has got three sisters, Hunter, Phoenix and Jag. His first professional appearance was right at the age of six in Broadway’s theatre production in The Town Hall. He completed his schooling from Los Angeles County High School for Arts. Thereafter, he trained in dancing at the Debbie Allen Dance Academy. A lesser known fact about Bleu is that, he had got admission in Stanford University but refused to enrol because of his work commitments.
After moving with his family to Los Angeles from New York, Bleu worked in television and a few films. He made a guest appearance on ER and did a role in the short-lived ABC police drama, High Incident. Bleu also appeared on films like Beach Movie, Soldier and the Galaxy Quest, which was a famous comedy by Tim Allen.
His other roles were in Cover Me: Based on the True Life of an FBI Family, Family Tree and Mystery Men. He got a real breakthrough in 2006 when he bagged a role in Disney Channel’s original film, High School Musical. Bleu was youngest of the six actors who played the role of the basketball player Chad Danforth.
High School Musical was able to garner an audience of 7.7 million when it premiered on January 20, 2006. It became Disney’s most successful TV movie show of that time. It helped Bleu big time in getting recognition among the teenage audience of the show. He did a comeback in the sequel of the High School Musical next year.
High School Musical 2 was an even bigger hit with an audience of 17.2 million, a good 10 million more than the previous one. In the following years he acted in a few more films, including Jump In!
Corbin Bleu Net Worth
Having started acting in commercials as a toddler, Blue’s television career took off at a very young age. From venturing into playing roles in episodic television series to acting in films, he has worked his way to achieve the achieve the fame and popularity that he enjoys among his fans. Blue has always had a particular interest in music. The albums that he has collaborated in have sold thousands of copies through which he has earned a few thousand dollars. Corbin Bleu has a net worth of $5 million.
The High School Musical star got engaged in 2014 to his partner, Sasha Clements. They both had been together since they met at a grocery store in Toronto, in 2011. Sasha is also an actor who has worked with Disney. Bleu’s popularity is keeps growing with the passing years. High School Musical is one role for which he is still admired and appreciated.