How Old Is Griffin Santopietro? Info on His Height and Weight Loss

How Old Is Griffin Santopietro? Info on His Height and Weight Loss

All about Griffin Santopietro’s personal life and details on his weight loss.

How Old Is Griffin Santopietro? Info on His Height and Weight Loss

Actor Griffin Santopietro’s weight loss rapidly came up in conversation after his followers saw that his cheeks had shrunk and that his face structure had slightly changed in the latest season of Cobra Kai.

His supporters disputed the reason for his weight loss. Others claimed he was preparing for his upcoming role on the show, while others thought he was naturally going through puberty.

How old is Griffin Santopietro? 

Santopietro is 16 years old as of 2022. He was born on January 5, 2006, in Portland, Maine. As per his IMDb profile, he is 5 feet and 8 inches tall.

Santopietro, who has two siblings, debuted as an actor in 2016 at just 10, and despite his young age, he already has an incredible 12 acting credits to his record.

His professional acting career officially got underway when Santopietro appeared in the TV show Homicide Hunter in 2016.

Since then, the young actor’s prominent appearances have been made in the television series Bull, New Amsterdam, and Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt.

He has additionally been in the films The Week Of, The Rack Pack, and the upcoming horror film Terrifier 2.

The actor is quite active on social media, particularly Instagram, where he frequently posts behind-the-scenes photos from his life and career, like many other actors in today’s industry.

Griffin Santopietro’s weight loss

Fans could see the actor’s weight loss as he progressed from the first to the fifth seasons of the American martial arts drama series Cobra Kai.

Santopietro started playing the part when he was 12 years old, and he was 16 when the fourth season was released. He had gained height and weight.

After that, when the Cobra Kai actor appeared in the Dhar Mann Studio video ‘Brother Hates His Little Bro, He Instantly Regrets It,’ his admirers observed a distinct change in the actor’s appearance.

His facial structure had slightly changed, and his fans noted that his cheeks had shrunk. When the fourth season trailer was released, his weight loss quickly became the topic of conversation.

Griffin Santopietro at Netflix's Cobra Kai Season 5 Los Angeles Premiere

Griffin Santopietro at Netflix’s Cobra Kai Season 5 Los Angeles Premiere (Source: griffin_santopietro/Instagram)

His followers disagreed on the cause of his weight loss. Others stated he was getting ready for his impending role on the show, while some believed he was going through puberty, and it was natural.

A fan noted, “He may have thinned down, but that’s just puberty,” while another follower said, “He’s slimmed down. That could be on purpose, so he trains with his movie dad.”

Griffin Santopietro as Anthony LaRusso in Cobra Kai

Numerous former Karate Kid cast members have joined the series since Cobra Kai first appeared on our screens in 2018.

Santopietro is one of the most renowned performers that has been a part of Cobra Kai since the beginning. Santopietro has played Anthony LaRusso during the whole run of Cobra Kai.

Anthony is the younger brother of Samantha, who was born to Daniel and Amanda. Although he is the son of Daniel LaRusso, The Karate Kid, he has never shown any interest in karate and has rejected his father’s efforts to get him to join Miyagi-do.

Anthony has constantly been in trouble as the series continues because he developed friends with a group of bullies. To his father’s dismay, Anthony has expelled from school in season 4 for bullying Kenny.

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