Matt Cornett is an American actor who has actively worked in the entertainment field since 2012 to date. He started his acting career during his mid-teen at the age of 14. This actor rose to fame after he appeared in ‘Bella and the Bulldogs in the recurring role. Likewise, Matt is best known for his role of E.J. Caswell in the musical drama series ‘High School Musical: The Musical: The Series.’

Moreover, he is a famous good-looking actor who has a long way to go in the industry. Apart from acting, he has also appeared in commercials for brands like Scottrade, Yoplait, etc.

Quick Info
Full NameMatt Cornett
Birth Date8 October 1998
Birth PlaceRogers, Benton County, Arkansas, United States.
Parents NameArt Cornett
Rhonda Cornett
GirlfriendBrookelynn Elizabeth (brokeup)
Net Worth 2021$1 million
Height6 feet and 0 inches (1.83m/183cm)
Weight80 kg (176.5lbs)
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Where was Matt Cornett born?

Matt Cornett was born on 8 October 1998 in Rogers, Benton County, Arkansas, United States. His father is Art Cornett, and his mother is Rhonda Cornett. This actor grew up in a rural household alongside his two siblings, one older brother, and a sister.

Matt moved to Los Angeles at the age of 14 to pursue acting in 2012. Additionally, he is currently 22 years old with a Libra star sign. Cornett has not disclosed anything about his educational background and educational qualifications.

What are Matt’s distinctive features?

Matt Cornett holds an American nationality, and as per his ethnicity, he is White. Moreover, he has not openly talked about his religion and religious views.

Besides, he stands 6 feet and 0 inches (1.83m/183cm) tall and weighs around 80 kg (176.5lbs). Moreover, he has an athletic body type with a pair of hazel-colored eyes and dark-brown hair color.

Is Matt Cornett active in social media?

Matt Cornett has amassed an enormous fan following in his social media accounts. His Instagram account (@mattcornett) has 477 thousand followers. Likewise, his Twitter handle (@Matt_Cornett_) has 39.9 thousand followers. There is also a Facebook page by his name, which is not verified yet.

Who is Matt Cornett girlfriend? 

Matt Cornett is dating a model Brookelynn Elizabeth. They have been seeing each other for five years now. Both have a shared passion for acting which brought them together. We can see Matt posting a cute picture of his girlfriend on his Instagram account.

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When did Matt Cornett start his career in acting?

Matt Cornett landed his debut acting role in the 2012 television series ‘Nightmare U’, where Daniel appeared in three episodes. This ran till 2014. He then played in ‘Southland’ as Lou in 2013. Likewise, he starred in ‘The Dunes Club’ and ‘Future Shock’ in 2015. This actor rose to fame when he played the recurring role of Zach Barnes in ‘Bella and the Bulldogs’ from 2015 to 2016. Matt also played in ‘The Middle’ and ‘Criminal Minds’ in 2016 and ‘Speechless’ in 2017. Moreover, he also starred in ‘Life in Pieces’ as Rayn from 2017 to 2018. In this series, he shared the screen with actors like Colin Hanks, Betsy Brandt, Thomas Sadoski, Dan Bakkedahl, James Brolin, Hunter King, Virginia Gardner, etc.

Furthermore, he also appeared in ‘Alone Together in 2018, ‘Game Shakers’ in 2019, and ‘The Goldbergs’ from 2019 to 2020. He has also played in Perfect Citizen’s television films in 2018 and ‘Stressed to Death’ in 2019. Matt is also known for his role in the Disney musical drama series ‘High School Musical: The Musical: The Series’, where he played the leading role of E.J. Caswell. This series started in 2019 and is still running. It starred Olivia Rodrigo, Joshua Bassett, Sofia Wylie, Larry Saperstein, Julia Lester, Dara Reneé, Frankie Rodriguez, Mark St. Cyr, and Kate Reinders.


Talking about Matt’s movies, his first film role is in the short film ‘Family Treaure’ in 2012. Likewise, in ‘Can’ in 2013, he appeared ‘I Think My Babysitter’s an Alien’ in 2015 and ‘Inconceivable’ in 2016. In 2017, he appeared in the short film ‘Fading’ as Matt. His latest movie appearance happened in the fantasy-sports comedy film ‘Alex & Me’ as Logan Wills in 2018.

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Has Matt won any awards?

Matt Cornett has won two Young Artist Awards in 2014 and 2016 for his acting role in ‘Southland’ and ‘Bella and Bulldogs.’ Likewise, he is also the recipient of the Young Entertainer Award in 2017 for his role in ‘The Middle.’

What is the net worth of Matt Cornett?

Matt Cornett has a long way to go through his career. To date, he has earned immense fame and name. Moreover, Matt is also a known face in the industry. Along with his popularity, he has also made a handsome amount of wealth. has an estimated net worth of $1 million as of 2021.