• Barrett Carnahan is an American actor best known for his appearances in One of Us Is Lying and The Thundermans.
• He is an avid photographer, enjoys working out and gaming.
• He has appeared in numerous films and television series, including Super 8, The Pledge, Grey's Anatomy, The Thundermans, Alexa & Katie and Cruel Summer.
• Carnahan is married to Nina Kubicki and they have been together since the early 2010s.
• He is estimated to have a net worth of $8 million.
Barrett Carnahan is an American actor, who is possibly best known for his appearances in the TV series “One of Us Is Lying”, and the Nickelodeon series “The Thundermans.”
Age, Early Life, and Education Background
William Barrett Carnahan was born in Youngstown, Ohio, under the Virgo zodiac sign on 22 September 1992, which makes him 31 years old as of 2023. His mother is Cindy Carnahan, but he has not shared the name of his father, who tried his hand at acting but was unsuccessful. He revealed during an interview that his dad relocated to Los Angeles, California, and auditioned for various roles but failed to get regular work and was only cast for a minor role in a TNN sitcom. Carnahan was brought up alongside his sister, Katie Carnahan Lori; he appeared in numerous plays in local community theatres when he was a child, which sparked his interest in acting. His parents were very supportive of his dreams, and he revealed during an interview with The Daily Jeff, ‘it was nice to have parents who, even though they knew how scary it was, still supported me and that has been the biggest blessing.’
Carnahan attended a local elementary school in Youngstown before he joined Caldwell High School. He did not enter college after his matriculation, but relocated to Los Angeles to begin his acting career.
Hobbies and Interests
Carnahan is a big fan of photography, and likes making videos and going for photoshoots in parks and attractive sites.
He’s also keen on working out, and follows a healthy diet to maintain his body. Moreover, he takes good care of his mental well-being through yoga and meditation.
Barrett is an avid gamer. He’s hinted on Twitter that he used to stream his gameplay on Twitch, but it’s not known which types of games are his favorite.
In 2011, Barrett was cast for an uncredited role of military person in J.J. Abrams and Steven Spielberg’s sci-fi thriller “Super 8.” In the same year, he portrayed Tory Hedderman in the mystery drama movie “The Pledge.” 2013 saw him cast as Isaac in an episode of the Lifetime drama “Drop Dead Diva”, and in the same year, he played Nick George in “A Christmas Tree Miracle.” Barrett later appeared in single episodes of several acclaimed TV series such as “Sleepy Hollow,” “K.C. Undercover,” and “Modern Family.”
2016 was a very busy year for Carnahan – he was cast as Ian in two episodes of the sci-fi drama “Colony,” which was followed by an appearance in the long-running medical drama “Grey’s Anatomy.” Shortly afterwards, he assumed the role of Link Evilman in the Kids’ Choice Award-winning Nickelodeon sitcom “The Thundermans,” which starred Kira Kosarin as Phoebe Thunderman and Jack Griffo as Max Thunderman. He appeared in nine episodes, which increased his fame significantly.
2016 also saw Carnahan cast in an episode or two of the series “Bones,” “Best Friends Whenever,” and “Good Girls Revolt.” Carnahan’s next notable role was as Aiden in the Netflix sitcom “Alexa & Katie”, appearing in seven episodes in 2019 and 2020, shared the screen with Peris Berelc, Jolie Jenkins and Isabel May. In 2021, he landed the role of Derek Turner in the Freeform thriller “Cruel Summer” and appeared in seven episodes, followed later that year and in 2022 by portraying Young Kreese in the William Zabka and Ralph Macchio-starred Netflix comedy, “Kobra Kai.”
Most recently, Barrett starred portraying Jake Riordan alongside Marianly Tajeda, Annalisa Cochrane and Cooper van Grootel in the Drama “One of Us Is Lying,’ which is based on the eponymous 2017 novel by Karen M. McManus, appearing in 12 episodes.
Social Media Presence
Barrett is fond of posting his photos and inspirational quotes on his social media handles. He has nearly 300,000 followers on Instagram (@barrettcarnahan), and joined Twitter in April 2011 – (@BarrettCarnahan) – and is followed by over 2,500 supporters. He created a self-titled YouTube channel in March 2008, and used to post videos of his performances, which attracted over 700,000 views, but hasn’t uploaded any videos since 2014; currently, he has over 1,000 subscribers.
Carnahan is a married man; he’s revealed that he first met his wife-to-be, Nina Kubicki, on a bus in the early 2010s – they sat next to each other and Barrett made the first move. The duo dated for several years before they announced their engagement in 2018 – Barrett took to Instagram revealing that they would exchange vows in May 2020, but they postponed their wedding due to the Covid-19 pandemic. However, they walked the aisle on 17 June 2020 in a private wedding attended by family and close friends; they posted photos celebrating their wedding anniversary in May 2022. The duo is seemingly in love, and likes posting their pictures sharing romantic moments on Instagram; the couple hasn’t welcomed any children as of 2023.
In 2019, Kubicki contested in an episode of the long-running ABC/CBS/NBC game show “Wheel of Fortune,” in which contestants solve word puzzles and win cash prizes. She also played a mass murder victim in an episode of the 2022 miniseries “The Sleep.”
Barrett comes from a tight-knit religious family, and follows the Christianity religion.
Rumors and Controversies
Carnahan got into trouble when people began spreading the rumor on the internet that he was in a romantic relationship with his “Alexa & Katie” co-star, Isabel May. This nearly broke his relationship with Kubicki, but the duo seems to have sorted out the issue. Isabel is known for her appearances in the western series “1883,” and the sitcom “Young Sheldon.” In 2022, she was nominated for a Women’s Image Network Award for Outstanding Actress in a Limited Series for her role in “1883.” She is seemingly single as of 2023.
Height, Weight, and Physical Appearance
Barrett is of Caucasian ethnicity and has a pair of black eyes and black hair. He is slimly built, weighs around 155lbs (70kgs), and is 5ft 11ins (1.80m) tall. His vital statistics are 40-12-30 and he wears shoe size 10(US).
Carnahan’s successful career in the show biz industry has made him very famous and quite wealthy. He also earns from social media influencing and brand endorsement deals. He is worth approximately $8 million, as of 2023 and seemingly leads a lavish lifestyle.