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Noah Gregory Centineo (born May 9, 1996)[1][2] is an American actor. He is known for his roles in the final three seasons of the television series The Fosters, the Disney Channel film How to Build a Better Boy (2014), and the 2018 Netflix romantic comedy films To All the Boys I've Loved Before and Sierra Burgess Is a Loser.

Noah Centineo
Noah Gregory Centineo

(1996-05-09) May 9, 1996 (age 23)
Miami, Florida, U.S.
ResidenceLos Angeles, California, U.S.
Years active2009–present


Early life

Centineo was born in Miami, Florida, to Kellee Janel and Gregory Vincent Centineo, an executive producer for film.[3][4] Centineo stated he is of Italian, Dutch, and somewhat Native American ancestry.[5] He was raised in Boynton Beach, Florida,[6] and has an older sister, Taylor.[7] He attended BAK Middle School of the Arts,[7] and then Boca Raton Community High School for ninth and tenth grade, where he played soccer.[8] In 2012, he moved to Los Angeles.[8]


In 2009, Centineo starred as the lead, Josh Peters, in the family film The Gold Retrievers. He then had small roles in the Disney Channel sitcoms Austin & Ally and Shake It Up. Centineo subsequently co-starred as Jaden Stark in the Disney Channel romantic comedy film How to Build a Better Boy (2014).[9] That same year, he was cast as Ben Eastman in the Disney Channel comedy pilot Growing Up and Down, but the project was not picked up to series.[10] In 2015, he took over the main role of Jesus Adams Foster in Freeform's drama series The Fosters.[11] He made his first appearance in season three's episode "Lucky", which aired on August 17, 2015.[12] In 2017, Centineo was nominated for the Teen Choice Award for Choice Summer TV Star: Male for his performance.[13]

In 2017, Centineo began starring as Hawk Carter in go90's teen drama-thriller series T@gged,[14] and portrayed surfer/artist Johnny Sanders Jr. in the coming-of-age romantic comedy film SPF-18.[15] That same year, he appeared as Camila Cabello's love interest in the music video for her single "Havana".[16]

Centineo starred in two Netflix original teen comedy films in 2018. He portrayed the role of Peter Kavinsky in the adaptation of Jenny Han's romance novel To All the Boys I've Loved Before,[17] and Jamey in Sierra Burgess Is a Loser.[18] He also played the lead role of Brooks Rattigan in the Netflix film The Perfect Date, which was released in April 2019.[19]

Future roles include co-starring in the upcoming Charlie's Angels film[20] and returning as Peter Kavinsky in To All the Boys I've Loved Before 2, set to release in 2020.[21] He will also be portraying He-Man in Masters of the Universe, a film based on the franchise of the same name, to be released by Sony Pictures.[22]



Year Title Role Notes
2009 The Gold Retrievers Josh Peters
2011 Turkles David
2017 SPF-18 Johnny Sanders Jr.
Can't Take It Back Jake Roberts
2018 To All the Boys I've Loved Before Peter Kavinsky
Sierra Burgess Is a Loser Jamey
Swiped Lance Black
2019 The Perfect Date Brooks Rattigan
Charlie's Angels Langston Post-production
The Diary TBA Post-production
2020 To All the Boys I've Loved Before 2 Peter Kavinsky Filming


Year Title Role Notes
2011–2012 Austin & Ally Dallas Recurring role, 3 episodes
2013 Marvin Marvin Blaine Hotman Episode: "Double Date"
2013 Shake It Up Monroe Episode: "Psych It Up"
2013 Ironside Boy #2 Episode: "Minor Infractions"
2014 Growing Up and Down Ben Eastman Unsold pilot
2014 Jessie Rick Larkin Episode: "Hoedown Showdown"
2014 See Dad Run Carson Castle Episode: "See Dad Watch Janie Run Away"
2014 Newsreaders Josh Episode: "F- Dancing, Are You Decent?"
2014 How to Build a Better Boy Jaden Stark Television film
2015–2018 The Fosters Jesus Adams Foster Main role (seasons 3–5)
2017–2018 T@gged Hawk Carter Recurring role, 20 episodes
2019 Good Trouble Jesus Adams Foster Episode: "Byte Club"[23]

Music videos

Year Title Artist(s) Notes
2017 "Havana" Camila Cabello featuring Young Thug
2019 "Save Me Tonight" Arty Also director
"Are You Bored Yet?" Wallows featuring Clairo

Awards and nominations

Year Award Category Work Result Ref.
2017 Teen Choice Awards Choice Summer TV Star Male The Fosters Nominated [13]
2019 Nickelodeon Kids' Choice Awards Movie Actor To All the Boys I've Loved Before Won [24]
MTV Movie & TV Awards Best Kiss (with Lana Condor) Won
Best Breakthrough Performance Won
Teen Choice Awards Choice Drama Movie Actor Pending [25]
Choice Movie Ship (with Lana Condor) Pending
Choice Movie Ship (with Laura Marano) The Perfect Date Pending
Choice Comedy Movie Actor Pending


  1. ^ Centineo, Noah [@noahcent] (May 9, 2015). "Thank you everyone for all the birthday wishes! 1-9" (Tweet). Retrieved August 18, 2015 – via Twitter.
  2. ^ "Some people don't like working on their birthday...but I couldn't be happier and it's all thanks to the amazing people here. Great day, greater vibes with the greatest people". Instagram. May 9, 2015. Retrieved August 18, 2015.[permanent dead link]
  3. ^ Amidi, Amid (May 16, 2014). "'Legends of Oz' Producer Greg Centineo Knows Why The Film Flopped". Cartoon Brew.
  4. ^ Zakarin, Jordan (June 25, 2014). "How A Failed 'Wizard of Oz' Remake Became A $100 Million Investor Nightmare". Business Insider.
  5. ^ Centineo, Noah (October 1, 2018). "Noah Centineo Goes Undercover on Twitter, Instagram, and YouTube | GQ". YouTube. Retrieved Nov 11, 2018.
  6. ^ "Tree of Life Foundation International – Turkles". Retrieved August 13, 2017.
  7. ^ a b "Turkles: Noah Centineo" (PDF). Turkles.TV. Retrieved August 13, 2017.
  8. ^ a b "Boca High alumni take on California". The Paw Print. Issuu. No. 2. October 2, 2015. p. 4. Retrieved August 28, 2017.
  9. ^ Ng, Philiana (July 31, 2013). "'A.N.T. Farm,' 'Lab Rats' Stars to Topline Disney Channel TV Movie". The Hollywood Reporter.
  10. ^ "Disney Channel Orders Comedy Pilot 'Growing Up And Down'". Deadline Hollywood. June 4, 2014.
  11. ^ Wagmeister, Elizabeth (June 22, 2015). "'The Fosters' Recasts Jake T. Austin's Role". Variety. Retrieved August 17, 2015.
  12. ^ Petski, Denise (June 22, 2015). "Molly Bernard Upped To Regular On 'Younger'; Noah Centineo Joins 'The Fosters'". Deadline Hollywood.
  13. ^ a b Berggren, Victoria (June 20, 2017). "Teen Choice Awards: 'Pretty Little Liars,' Selena Gomez, 'Beauty and the Beast' Among Top Nominees". The Hollywood Reporter.
  14. ^ Jarvey, Natalie (September 13, 2016). "'T@gged' adds Emma Dumont, Braeden Lemasters, Noah Centineo and Rajiv Dhall for Second Season (Exclusive)". The Hollywood Reporter.
  15. ^ Freeman, Nate (August 28, 2017). "Alex Israel's Feature-Length Film 'SPF-18' – a Teen Surfing Drama Set During a Summer in Malibu – Will Be Released on iTunes in September". ARTnews.
  16. ^ Moniuszko, Sara M. (October 24, 2017). "Camila Cabello transforms into a sexy telenovela star in hilarious 'Havana' music video". USA Today.
  17. ^ Jarvey, Natalie (July 21, 2017). "John Corbett, Lana Condor Join 'To All the Boys I've Loved Before' Film (Exclusive)". The Hollywood Reporter.
  18. ^ N'Duka, Amanda (February 1, 2017). "Miya Cech Joins Fox's 'The Darkest Minds'; Noah Centineo Cast In 'Sierra Burgess Is A Loser'". Deadline Hollywood.
  19. ^ N'Duka, Amanda (March 27, 2018). "Camila Mendes, Laura Marano, Noah Centineo & Matt Walsh Star In 'The Stand-In' From Awesomeness Films". Deadline Hollywood.
  20. ^ Kroll, Justin (October 2, 2018). "Noah Centineo Joins 'Charlie's Angels' (Exclusive)". Variety. Retrieved October 2, 2018.
  21. ^ Hipes, Patrick (December 19, 2018). "'To All The Boys I've Loved Before 2': Lana Condor & Noah Centineo Are Returning, Netflix Says". Deadline Hollywood. Retrieved December 19, 2018.
  22. ^ Seemayer, Zach (April 30, 2019). "Noah Centineo Confirms He's Playing He-Man in 'Masters of the Universe': 'I Am Very Excited'". MSN.
  23. ^ Highfill, Samantha (August 21, 2018). "To All The Boys I've Loved Before star Noah Centineo returning for The Fosters spin-off". Entertainment Weekly. Retrieved August 21, 2018.
  24. ^ Nordyke, Kimberly (March 23, 2019). "Kids' Choice Awards: Full List of Winners". The Hollywood Reporter.
  25. ^ Moreau, Jordan (June 19, 2019). "'Avengers: Endgame', 'Riverdale', 'Aladdin', Top 2019 Teen Choice Awards Nominations". Variety.

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