By now, there’s a good chance you’ve watched the latest Netflix movie to warm up everyone’s cold hearts, Dumplin’ and if you have, then you’ve probably fallen in love it. The film is based on the Young Adult novel of the same name and tells the story of Willowdean Dixon, who decides to enter a beauty pageant that’s run by her pageant-obsessed mom by her mom. The movie seriously gives you all the warm and fuzzies with its empowering message and there even happens to be an oh so swoonworthy love interest, Bo. Did he look super familiar to you? Well, he should! He’s played by Luke Benward, who has been a staple on Disney Channel for years.
The 23-year-old actor is following in the footsteps of his actual good friend, Noah Centineo. Suddenly, he has a ton of new fans who are appreciating what a gem he is, thanks to this Netflix movie role, but some of his longtime admirers know him from his Disney Channel roots. We’re breaking down all his former roles he’s had on the network before he stole hearts in Dumplin’!
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