Charles Melton is an American actor and model popular for playing Reggie Mantle on the TV series Riverdale. Similarly, he is also known for the role of Daniel Bae in the movie The Sun Is Also a Star.
Some of his other popular acting credits include American Horror Story: Hotel, The Thinning: New World Order, Bad Friend, and The Sun Is Also a Star to name a few.
How Rich Is Actor Charles Melton?
Charles Melton has $200,000 as a net worth as of December 2019. He earns a good sum of dollars from his films, TV series, advertisements, sponsorship, and commercials.
The average salary of a Netflix actor is between $30,000 to $50,000 per episode. On the other hand, the model earns a salary of $1,500 per shoot in a day.
Started Career With TV Show Glee
In 2014, 28-year-old Charles Melton began his acting career with the television series Glee alongside Dianna Agron, Chris Colfer, Jane Lynch, Matthew Morrison, Darren Criss, Blake Jenner, and others. The next year, in 2015, he acted in two short movies, Faces Without Eyes and Bad Friend.
Similarly, the same year, the actor played Mr. Wu in the TV series American Horror Story: Hotel till 2016 along with stars like Kathy Bates, Sarh Paulson, Evan Peters, Wes Bentley, Matt Bomer, Chloë Sevigny, Denis O’Hare, Cheyenne Jackson, Angela Bassett, and Lady Gaga.
In 2016, Melton appeared in the short film The Channel as Chris. Since 2017, the versatile personality has been playing Reggie Mantle in the hit series Riverdale opposite Kj Apa, Lili Reinhart, Camila Mendes, Cole Sprouse, Luke Perry, and Marisol Nichols.
Did You Know: Charles has replaced Ross Butler as Reggie on the TV series Riverdale due to the scheduling issues of Ross.
Moreover, in 2018, Riverdale actor featured in the web film The Thinning: New World Order. The following year, he appeared in the film The Sun Is Also a Star.
6 feet 1-inch tall actor portrayed Harry Doyle in the upcoming (2020) movie Bad Boys for Life. He is currently filming for the 2020’s film Swing.
Besides that, the model Melton has appeared in JoJo Siwa’s music video titled Save My Soul. Likewise, he featured in Ariana Grande’s song, Break Up with Your Girlfriend, I’m Bored.
College Dropped Out
Charles Melton was born Charles Michael Melton on January 4, 1991, in Juneau, Alaska, United States. His father Phil Melton served for the military while his mother is Sukyong Melton. The actor spent his childhood days with his siblings, Tammie Melton.
Charles attended Kansas State University; however, he dropped out of college to pursue his career after two years.
Are Charles And Riverdale Co-Star Camila Mendes Real Life Couple?
Charles Melton dated an actress Camila Mendes. According to some online sites, the couple just celebrated their one year anniversary together on August 23, 2019.
The couple met on the sets of Riverdale and really hit it off. They often share their cozy pictures on each other’s official Instagram accounts and fans can’t get enough of them.
Well, despite all the initial proximity and budding romance, the couple’s relationship came to an end by the end of 2019, which was pretty clearly announced on December 5th publication of Daily Mail.