An American teen actor, as well as a singer Uriah Shelton, is widely known for portraying his role as Joshua Matthews on the Girl Meets World. He is the native of Dallas, Texas, United States of America. He came into this world on 10th March of the year 1997 which has now made him reach at the age of 19. He has been active in the acting field since 2007 and in a very few period of time, he has garnered a huge number of fans following and has also been very successful.
When Shelton was just a month old, he along with his parents moved to Magnolia Springs, Alabama which is the small river community that is about 40 miles South of Mobile. While growing up, Shelton pursued his interests in martial arts, soccer, and piano. When he was 7 years old, he took a modelling class with his cousin named Charli. It led him to the talent competition that was held in Orlando. It was after that when he was pursued by multiple of the agencies in Los Angeles and New York. He then later realized that he would come to love acting, he along with his mother decided that they would move to Los Angeles for embarking upon his professional career in acting.
After that, Uriah immediately started to work in the commercials but he also focused on his love towards martial arts, which resulted in him to become 2006 ATA Tae Kown Do California State Champion in all the categories including the sparring and extreme weapons. Having accomplished the goal of him, he then returned his complete attention to acting where he started to work on the TV shows which also include The Ghost Whisperer, Without a Trace, Dirty Sexy Money, Mad TV, Trust Me, The Suite Life, Trauma, Monk, Hallmark’s the Nanny Express and an independent feature Alabama Moon.
Later, Shelton starred a lead role as Henry Matthews in a moved titled as Lifted. It is the story of the singer whose family life got disrupted when his father who is a Marine is deployed to Afghanistan. In addition to that, Uriah had also made his appearance in A&E drama called The Glades which is the show about Chicago detective who moved to the South Florida with Florida Department of Law Enforcement after he was falsely accused of sleeping with the wife of the captain. His other movie and TV credits include Lifted, Warrior’s Gate, Opposite Day, Little Monk, Last Man Standing, Kamen Rider and more.
Prior to that, Shelton has written as well as also sang a song titled as I Miss You. He is a tall guy with the height of five feet and six inches, that is, 1.68 m. As he was born in the month of March, his birth sign is Pisces. He belongs to white ethnicity and is of American nationality. As Uriah has maintained his profile low, there is no any news found about whether he is dating anyone or has any girlfriend. Besides that, to know more information regarding his bio, school, and other activities, he can get connected through Instagram, Facebook, and Twitter.