Hot Guys in Sweaters: Colton Haynes
Whether he’s in a sweater or out of it, I’m sure there are writers all over the country using him for inspiration.
Colton Lee Haynes (born July 13, 1988) is an American actor and model. At the age of fifteen, Haynes began modeling for Abercrombie & Fitch while living in New York City, New York. After moving to Los Angeles, California, he began acting in television. He is best known for his roles as Jackson Whittemore in MTV‘s supernatural drama series Teen Wolf and Roy Harper in the superhero television series Arrow.
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Colton Haynes Trivia from IMDB
Was considered for the role of Edward Cullen in Twilight (2008). The role went to Robert Pattinson.
Considered for the role of Royce in the Nickelodeon movie Spectacular! (2009). The Role went to Simon Curtis.
San Andreas (2015) is Colton’s first big screen role.
Lived on a Farm in Andale, Kansas and then moved around his whole life. He lived in Arkansas, New Mexico, Florida, and Texas, as well.
Went to three different High Schools. One in Kansas, one in Florida, and another in Texas where he was nominated for Prom King and Most Likely to be Famous.
Won “Gatorade Player of the Year” Award his junior year in Tennis.
Worked as the Red Robin bird Mascot at a restaurant in high school.
Has an older brother and two older sisters. His brother, Clinton, is going to college and is also an actor.
Has a wall in his house that is called “The Great Wall of Positivity” where he writes all of his positive thoughts.
Was a model for Abercrombie and Fitch before becoming an actor.
One of Colton’s paternal great-great-great-grandmothers, Sarah Ann Ward, was of part Cherokee Native American ancestry, making Colton of somewhere under 1/32 or 1/64 Cherokee descent. Colton’s other ancestry is English, Scottish, and Northern Irish (Scots-Irish).
Shooting an upcoming Editorial for Vogue Hommes Paris that will be out in March/April [January 2009]
Shooting the upcoming Replay clothing Campaign in Italy [June 2009]
Shooting Arena Homme Plus Magazine photographed by Danielle Levitt that will come out in March 2009. [December 2008]
Filming the new Showtime Series called “Look” written and directed by Adam Rifkin [June 2009]
Filming the upcoming Hallmark TV Movie “Always and Forever” starring opposite Barbara Eden, Rena Sofer, and Dean Mcdermott. [December 2008]