Who is Darren Barnet?
Darren Barnet is an American actor and model who is widely known for his appearance as one of the lead roles, Paxton Hall-Yoshida, in the Netflix drama series Never Have I Ever.
Born on 27th April 1991, Barnet was raised in his hometown Los Angeles, California, United States.
With German and Japanese family background, the Berry College alumni went from an unprofessional actor to a budding superstar with his breakthrough in the drama television series Turnt. He hit the rock bottom of his career when he appeared in the Netflix series Never Have I Ever.
Childhood – Family
Darren Barnet was born as the son of a German-Cherokee Indian father and a Swedish-Japanese mother, whose names are unknown. As of now, his mother is married to California-based businessman Hady Breidy. He is survived by his older sister Jennifer and younger half-sister Emily Breidy.
Shortly after moving to Orlando, Florida, Darren went to Dr. Phillips High School in 2009. He attended Berry College and graduated with a Bachelor of Arts in 2013.
Since childhood, he wanted to pursue an acting career. However, due to his shy nature, he left playing in short films. His acting interest sparked again in college when he gained confidence again.
|Real Name/Full Name||Darren Charles Barnet|
|Age||30 years old (2021)|
|Date of Birth||27th April 1991|
|High School||Dr. Phillips High School|
|Hometown||Los Angeles, California, United States|
|Debut Film||American Pie Presents: Girls' Rules|
|Debut TV Series||This Is Us|
|Parents | Siblings|
|Sisters||Jennifer Barnet, Emily Breidy (Half-Sister)|
|Birthday | Zodiac Sign|
|Birth Place||Los Angeles, California, United States|
Career – Works
Darren decided to move to Los Angeles to start his acting career. In the meantime, he worked as a bike attendant and front desk associate at SoulCycle on Sunset Boulevard.
In the early days, he played several small roles in different short films. He made his debut in the TV series *Loosely Exactly Nicole as Kerwin. He had his first big-screen appearance in This Is Us.
In 2018, his career took a turning point as he started receiving big offers. He portrayed Hot Seth in the 17 episodes of the TV series Turnt. Eventually, he landed his career-changing role in Netflix’s Never Have I Ever. He has portrayed Paxton in 11 episodes and looks to fit to continue playing the role. He has also appeared in Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D., American Pie Presents: Girls’ Rules and Innocent Goodbye.
As of 2021, Darren is ready to appear in the upcoming films: Love Hard and Apophenia.
He is also set to play a lead role in an Untitled Horror Movie.
According to his date of birth, Darren Barnet is 30 years old in 2021. His zodiac sign is Taurus.
With a quite muscular body, Darren currently weighs 70 kilograms or 155 pounds, and he stands at the height of approximately 5 feet and 11 inches or 181 centimeters. Having black hair and brown eyes make Barnet more attractive and handsome for modeling and brand endorsement.
Based on his workout routines and acting roles, Darren enjoys a very strong vegan diet.
|Weight | Height | Body Measurements|
|Weight||70 kg in Kilograms
155 lbs in Pounds
|Height||5'10" in feet and inches
178 cm in centimeters
|Chest Size||44 inches (112 cm)|
|Biceps Size||16 inches (41 cm)|
|Waist Size||35 inches (89 cm)|
|Hips Size||33 inches (84 cm)|
|Shoe Size||10 (US)|
Since he entered the entertainment industry, Wyatt has probably made millions of dollars. In fact, it is surprising to know that at such a young age, he has already made appearances on several blockbuster screens like Never Have I Ever. Darren Barnet has an estimated net worth of $700,000
|Net Worth: 2019 – 2021|
|Income||Film, Brand Endorsement|
|Net Worth in 2019||$100,000|
|Net Worth in 2020||$700,000|
|Net Worth in 2021||To Be Estimated|
Dating Life – Girlfriend
Barnet had dated E! producer Cassie Maynard for 2 years. The relationship rumors sparked between the duo in November 2014. In fact, Darren wished Maynard a happy first anniversary on December 15, 2015, on Instagram. However, the romance couldn’t last long, and the pair broke up in Jan. 2017.
In the following year, he began dating model Ali Rose. The couple enjoyed a romantic relationship for almost a year and split up in February 2019.
Who is Darren Barnet dating in 2021?
Darren Barnet has no girlfriend or wife. He is currently living a single life, and not dating anyone now. He also revealed to Elle that he’s currently quarantining solo.
|Ex-Girlfriend||Cassie Maynard (November 2014 – January 2017)
Ali Rose (March 2018 – February 2019)
10 Facts Only Darren Barnet Fans Know
- His full name is Darren Charles Barnet
- He is the grandson of swing musician Charlie Barnet, who got married 11 times!
- Barnet was one of the contestants for the role of Trevor Matthews in After We Collided
- His Instagram followers skyrocketed to 700,000 within 10 days after his appearance in Never Have I Ever
- He studied French and can fluently speak Japanese and conversational Spanish
- Barnet has also got his town California-based real estate license
- He has recently been featured on the digital cover of Schön! 39 magazine
- He had spent a whole month in the gym before playing his often-topless character
- Never Have I Ever is his first-ever big-screen starring role
- Speculations that Barnet could be in a private relationship turned out to be untrue after he vlogged about his solo isolation