Colton Haynes

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Colton Haynes (2015)

Colton Lee Haynes (born July 13, 1988 in Wichita , Kansas ) is an American actor , model and singer .


Haynes was born on July 13, 1988 in Wichita , Kansas , and grew up with his five siblings temporarily on his uncle's farm in neighboring Andale in Sedgwick County . He spent other parts of his childhood in Arkansas , New Mexico , Texas and Florida . His brother Clinton Haynes also pursues an acting career.

Haynes was married to Jeff Leatham since October 2017, and filed for divorce in April 2018.



Haynes began his modeling career at the age of 15 in New York . Haynes became known through a Bruce Weber photoshoot for Abercrombie & Fitch . He also participated in a photo shoot for XY magazine in 2006. Haynes then began modeling for Kira Plastinina, J. C. Penney and Ralph Lauren campaigns . In 2008 he also appeared in numerous magazines such as Teen Vogue and Arena .


He had his first small role as a young man in the café in the first part of Transformers . This was followed by guest appearances in series such as CSI: Miami as Brandon Fox and The Hills as a model. He also starred in the music video in 2007 I Do not Love You by My Chemical Romance with.

In the second half of 2007, he went to the casting for the film Twilight for the role of Edward Cullen . However, the role went to Robert Pattinson .

From 2008 to 2009 guest appearances followed in Privileged as Alexander , in Pushing Daisies as Ares Kostopolous and in Melrose Place as Jessie Roberts . In 2008 he got the role of Scott Holland in the television movie Always and Forever . That same year he attended the casting for the film Spectacular! for the role of Royce Du Lac , which however went to Simon Curtis .

In 2009 he got the main role of Shane in the Showtime series LOOK - The Series . The series is based on the 2007 film of the same name. In the same year he got a leading role in the ABC series The Gates , in which he played the role of the football player and werewolf Brett Crezski . 2011 followed another lead role in the MTV series Teen Wolf , where he played Jackson Whittemore . In October 2012 it was announced that Haynes would not return for the third season due to failed contract negotiations.

From 2013 to 2016 he served as Roy Harper in The CW - TV series Arrow to see. However, after being hospitalized for insomnia , anxiety , fainting and an ulcer , he left the show.

He has been on the main cast of American Horror Story since June 2017 .


In December 2013, Haynes' debut single Baby It's Christmas was released .

Filmography (selection)



year title Chart positions Remarks
2013 Baby it's Christmas - - - First published: December 21, 2013
( feat.Travis-Atreo )

Web links

Commons : Colton Haynes  - Collection of images, videos and audio files

Individual evidence

  1. ^ Colton Haynes . In: . November 3, 2013. Retrieved May 8, 2016.
  2. Kris Jenner married "Arrow" star . ( Memento of the original from October 30, 2017 in the Internet Archive ) Info: The archive link was inserted automatically and has not yet been checked. Please check the original and archive link according to the instructions and then remove this notice. @1@ 2Template: Webachiv / IABot /
  5. Rainer Idesheim: Teen Wolf: A leading actor does not return for season 3 . . October 12, 2012. Retrieved December 12, 2012.
  6. Rainer Idesheim: TTeen Wolf: Colton Haynes arrives at Arrow . December 12, 2012. Retrieved December 12, 2012.
  7. Marc Snetiker: Colton Haynes gets honest about life after Arrow . In: . May 5, 2016. Retrieved May 6, 2016.
  8. Colton Haynes releases debut single . December 21, 2013. Archived from the original on December 23, 2013. Info: The archive link was automatically inserted and not yet checked. Please check the original and archive link according to the instructions and then remove this notice. Retrieved December 21, 2013. @1@ 2Template: Webachiv / IABot /