Skylar Astin is an American actor, model and singer. Skylar became known for portraying Jesse Swanson in the musical films Pitch Perfect and Pitch Perfect 2. Skylar was in the original cast of the Broadway musical Spring Awakening and has since appeared in films such as Hamlet 2, Taking Woodstock, Cavemen and 21 & Over. Skylar played the role of Greg Serrano on the last season of Crazy Ex-Girlfriend a role originally played by Santino Fontana.
Skylar Astin Lipstein
Actor, Fashion Model, Singer
Birthday / Date of Birth
Skylar Astin was born on the 23rd of September 1987, in New York City, New York, United States.
He’s currently 32 years old.
Skylar graduated from Clarkstown High School North in Rockland County, New York. After that, he attended Stagedoor Manor Performing Arts Summer Camp. He was also a student at the Tisch School of the Arts at New York University but he took a leave of absence when cast in Spring Awakening.
- Father – Barry Lipstein
- Mother – Meryl Lipstein
- Siblings – Jace Lipstein, Milan Lipstein (Brother) and Brielle Lipstein (Sister)
Girlfriend / Spouse
Skylar Astin has dated –
- Jessica Bridgeman (2008) – In 16 April 2008, Skylar started dating musician Jessica after they both met on the set of play Spring Awakening. In 13 June 2008, the musical theater actors separated. It was a short-lived relationship.
- Lauren Pritchard (2008-2011) – In 25 October 2008, Skylar started dating soul singer, songwriter and actress, Lauren Pritchard. Their relationship went for three years until 2011.
- Anna Camp (2013-2019) – Skylar began dating Pitch Perfect co-star Anna Camp in 2013. The couple were reported to be engaged in January 2016. They married on September 10, 2016. On April 19, 2019, the couple announced that they are filing for divorce. In late August 2019 the divorce was finalized.
- In feet – 5 feet 10 inches
- In centimeters – 178 cm
- In meters – 1.78 m
- In Kilograms – 72 kg
- In Pounds – 159 lbs
- Measurements – 37-13-30
- Chest – 37 in or 94 cm
- Arms / Biceps – 13 in or 33 cm
- Waist – 30 in or 76 cm
His shoe size is 11.5 (US).
Skylar became known for portraying Jesse Swanson in the musical films Pitch Perfect (2012) and Pitch Perfect 2 (2015). He was in the original cast of the Broadway musical Spring Awakening.
In 2006, Skylar started his film career with documentary film, Stagedoor as himself.
In 2011, Skylar played the role as Ben in NBC’s TV series, Love Bites in an episode titled Boys to Men.
In 2006, Skylar sang Raped in the Face on the soundtrack with Phoebe Strole a Spring Awakening castmate and his co-star in the film and the film’s star, Steve Coogan.
Skylar Astin Favorites
- Favorite Movie – Good Fellas (1990)
- Favorite Singer – Michael Jackson, Lil Wayne
- Favorite Fashion Label – Del Toro, ColeHaan
Skylar Astin Net worth
Skylar Astin has an estimated net worth of $1.5 million dollars as of 2020.
Social Media Profiles
Some Lesser Known Facts About Skylar Astin
- Skylar started acting at the age of 14 via community production of GodSpell.
- Skylar knows how to play piano and he has been doing so since 5.
- He played the role of Greg Serrano on the last season of Crazy Ex-Girlfriend a role originally played by Santino Fontana.
- Skylar is currently starring in the musical dramedy Zoey’s Extraordinary Playlist as Zoey’s best friend Max.
- He joined the cast of the Jere Burns sitcom Strange Brew on Fox, which like Ace in the Hole was not picked up.
- In 2009, Skylar joined the cast of the Adam Carolla sitcom Ace in the Hole on CBS.
- In August 2010, he performed as Mark Cohen in the rock musical Rent at the Hollywood Bowl.
- In July 2011, Skylar guest-starred as Ben in the episode of Love Bites titled Boys to Men and as Matt Kornstein.
- In 2012, Skylar found his breakthrough starring in the comedy film, Pitch Perfect as Jesse Swanson.
- In 2013, Skylar starred in the comedy film, 21 and Over as Casey.