Grant Gustin - Biography

Last Modified: Feb 6, 2023

Grant Gustin
Profession: Actor, Singer
Best Known For: The Flash (TV series, film)
Salary: Under Review
Net Worth: $5 million

Personal Details

Born on : January 14, 1990 (age 33)
Birth Name /
Full Name:
Thomas Grant Gustin
Birth Place: Norfolk, Virginia, USA
Horoscope: Capricorn
Father's Name: Thomas Avery Gustin
Mother's Name: Tina Lynne Sweeney
Siblings: 2

Tyler Gustin (older brother)
Gracie Gustin (younger sister)

High School: Granby High School
University: Elon University
Ethnicity: Multi-ethnic (English, Irish, German, Welsh)
Nationality: American


Sexual Orientation: Straight
Marital Status: Married
Married Date: December 15, 2018
Wife's Name: Andrea "LA" Thoma
Children: 1

Juniper Grace Louise Gustin (daughter)

Body Measurements

Height: 1.82 meter (5 feet 12 inch)
Weight: N/A
Hair Color: Light Brown
Eye Color: Hazel
Shoe Size: N/A
Bicep Size: N/A
Chest Size: N/A
Waist Size: N/A

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Who is Grant Gustin?

Grant Gustin is an actor, singer by profession, and American by nationality. He is best known for his work in the TV series The Flash, Glee, Supergirl, and films The Flash, Affluenza, Krystal, and Rescued by Ruby.

Grant Gustin – Age, Parents, Siblings

Grant Gustin was born on January 14, 1990, in Norfolk, Virginia, USA. His full name is Thomas Grant Gustin, his mother’s name is Tina Lynne Sweeney (a pediatric nurse) and his father’s name is Thomas Avery Gustin (a college professor). 

He is not the only child of his parents and has two siblings - older brother Tyler Gustin, and younger sister Gracie Gustin.

Grant Gustin with his siblings (Image: Instagram)

Education, Ethnicity

While still a student at Granby High School, Grant Gustin went to Governor's School for the Arts program for musical theater and Hurrah Players Incorporated. He went on to study at at Elon University where he took classes for BFA Music Theater Program for two years.

His ethnicity includes English, Irish, German, Welsh, and Jersey/Channel Islander.

Grant Gustin – Girlfriend, Wife, Children, Divorce

Grant Gustin began dating Andrea "LA" Thoma in January 2016 after meeting her at a dinner party. He and his girlfriend got engaged on April 29, 2017, and married on December 15, 2018. With his wife, he has a child- a daughter named Juniper Grace Louise Gustin, born on August 17, 2021.

There are no rumors of divorce surrounding the pair.

Grant Gustin, Andrea "LA" Thoma (Image: Instagram)

Grant Gustin – Career

Early Days

Grant Gustin’s debut role was in a 2006 episode of the TV series A Haunting as Thomas. This was followed by the role of Sebastian Smythe in the episodes of the TV series Glee (2011-2013).

Finally, he was cast as Barry Allen in the episodes of the TV series The Flash. Until 2023, he portrayed the main role for a total of 184 episodes, from 2014 to 2013, and is considered his breakthrough role.

Films, Series

Over the years, Gustin has starred in the films Affluenza (2014), Krystal (2017), Rescued by Ruby (2022), The Flash (2023), etc. Moreover, Grant Gustin has also portrayed characters in the episodes of the TV series CSI: Miami (2012), 90210 (2013), Vixen (2015-2016; voice), Supergirl (2016-2019), Batwoman (2019), DC's Legends of Tomorrow The Flash (2016-2020), Arrow (2013-2020), among others.


On the set of The Flash, Grant Gustin has starred alongside Sasha Calle, Saoirse-Monica Jackson, Rudy Mancuso, Antje Traue, and Temuera Morrison.

Grant Gustin in The Flash (Image: Deadline)

Grant Gustin – Awards, Nominations

For his work in the TV series The Flash, Grant Gustin has earned nominations for Critics' Choice Super Awards (2021), IGN Awards (2014, 2015), IGN People's Choice Awards (2014, 2015), Kids' Choice Awards (2015, 2016, 2018, 2019), MTV Movie & TV Awards (2017, 2018), Poppy Awards (2015), Saturn Awards (2015, 2016, 2017, 2019, 2021), and 11 Teen Choice Awards (2015-2019).

Among the nominations, he has won the 2014 IGN Awards, the 2015 IGN People's Choice Awards, Saturn Awards (2015), Teen Choice Awards (2016, 2017, 2018), etc.

Grant Gustin – Net Worth, Salary

The net worth of Grant Gustin is estimated at around $5 million while the figure on his annual salary is under review.

Grant Gustin – Instagram, Twitter, Facebook

Gustin is active on social media handles such as Instagram and Facebook with thousands of followers but seems absent from Facebook.

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