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 Garrett Clayton (born March 19, 1991), is an American actor, singer, and dancer. He is best known for portraying Tanner in Teen Beach Movie, a Disney Channel Original Movie, directed by Jeffrey Hornaday, and the role of Blake in the Lifetime movie Holiday Spin, co-starring Ralph Macchio. Many have said he bears a resemblance to former Disney Channel actor, Zac Efron.[1]

Early Life


Clayton was cast in 2013 in the role of Tanner in Disney's musical Teen Beach Movie in which he plays a cool surfer who is "a mix between Frankie Avalon and Link from Hairspray."[2] The film is directed by Jeffrey Hornaday and was filmed in Puerto Rico with the release date of July 19, 2013 at 8:00 PM ET. It co-stars Ross LynchMaia Mitchell, and Grace Phipps

On June 26, 2015, Disney will release the musical Teen Beach Movie 2[1] which is the sequel of Teen Beach Movie and Clayton will be playing the same role of Tanner.

In December 2012, Clayton appeared in the Lifetime movie Holiday Spin, co-starring Ralph Macchio. He performed the role of Blake, a rebellious teen forced to live with his father after his mother is killed in a car accident.[3]

He has also made appearances on Days of Our Lives and Shake It Up. He will have a recurring role on the latter half of the first season of The Fosters[4]

Personal Life


Year Title Role Notes
2008 The Tower Zombie
2009 Magic Mentah Sander
2010 Days of our Lives Eli Episode #1.11324
2010 Shake It Up! Dylan Episode: "Party It Up"
2011 Love, Gloria Tad
2012 The Oogieloves in the Big Balloon Adventure Diner dancer
2012 Holiday Spin Blake Lead
2013 Teen Beach Movie Tanner Disney Channel Original Movie
2013 Killing Games Jeff Pre-production
2013 Jessie Earl 1 Episode


  • Maia Mitchell and Garret Clayton were both in Teen Beach Movie. They have also starred in Jessie, but in different episodes.


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