- Date of Birth:
- May 2, 1981
- 6' 2"
- West Covina
Robert Buckley (born May 2, 1981 in West Covina, CA) is an American actor. Robert grew up in southern California and got his bachelor’s degree in Economics from the University of California, San Diego in 2003. He worked for a year as an economic consultant before moving back to Los Angeles to pursue and acting career and immediately booked his first commercial. His first TV role came on the MyNetworkTV primetime telenovela Fashion House, and the same year he made his film debut in the horror film When A Killer Calls. His biggest role came in 2009 playing sports agent Clay Evans on The CW’s One Tree Hill remained on the show until the series’ ending in April 2012. He’s gone on to appear on other TV shows including The Ghost Whisperer, 666 Park Avenue and Hart of Dixie. In 2015 In 2015, he began starring as Major Lilywhite on The CW’s comedy-drama horror series iZombie.
Best Known For:
Robert is known for his acting roles on CW’s One Tree Hill and iZombie. He’s also known for being actress Lea Michele‘s boyfriend.
While in college Robert appeared as a contestant on The Price Is Right. His parents celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary on May 6, 2016. In May 2016 it was revealed he had began dating former Glee star Lea Michele.