Who Are Tanner Buchanan’s Parents, Steve Buchanan And Marlona Buchanan?

Tanner Buchanan is an American actor notable for his role as Leo Kirkman in the TV series Designated Survivor.

The actor is also known for portraying Robby Keene in the Netflix television series Cobra Kai and Mason Kendall in the Nickelodeon game Shakers, created by Dan Schneider, which premiered on September 12, 2015.

Buchanan is recently in the limelight as the Netflix series Cobra Kai’s fifth season is set to premiere on September 9, 2022. It is a martial arts comedy-drama series and a sequel to the original film, The Karate Kid, by Robert Mark Kamen.

The drama series was created by Hayden Schlossberg, Josh Herald, and Jon Hurwitz and is distributed by Sony Pictures Television. The series’ first season launched on YouTube Red on May 2, 2018.

As the premiere date of the series is nearing, people are keen to know about the young and dashing actor who portrays the role of Robby in Cobra Kai. So, here is what we know about the promising actor.

Quick Facts:

Full Name Tanner Buchanan
Birth Date December 8, 1998
Birthplace Ottawa, Ohio, U.S.
Age 23 years old
Nationality American
Parents Steve Buchanan, Marlona Buchanan
Profession Actor
Height 1.75 m
Years active 2009–present
Social Media Instagram

Meet Tanner Buchanan Parents -Steve Buchanan And Marlona Buchanan

Tanner Buchanan was born to his parents, Steve Buchana and Marlona Buchana, in Ottawa, Ohio, U.S. His parents recognized his potential at a very young age.

He grew up in Burbank and moved to Los Angeles with his family, seeking an actor’s opportunity. After moving to LA, he joined professional training in Edge Performing Arts Centre and Huckleberry Freinds Production.

Shortly afterward, in 2010, Tanner auditioned for the television show Modern Family. He successfully booked the main role for himself. The actor was then signed for other recurring roles in TV series such as Ghost Ghirls, Major Crimes, and The Goldbergs.

He finally made his feature-film debut in Jake Squared alongside Elias Koteas and Jennifer Leigh the same year. In 2014, Tanner was featured in three short films – Guests, Ellie, and Alone in the Dust.

He also starred in a TV show “Growing Up Fisher,” playing the role of Slade. The television series by D.J. Nash starred J.K. Simmons, Eli Baker, Ava Deluca-Verley, Lance Lim, Jenna Elfman, and Isabela Merced.

Steve Buchanan And Marlona Buchanan Age Gap

Steve Buchanan and Marlona Buchanan are probably in the same age group and do not share a huge age difference.

Steve and Marlona are famous as the parents of Tanner Buchanan. However, the pair is yet to reveal their exact birth details. Cobra Kai actor was born on December 8, 1998, and is twenty-three years old.

Tanner will portray the role of Robby Keene in the fifth season of Cobra Kai, premiering on September 9. The series has high viewers on both Netflix and YouTube and has received critical acclaim for its performances, writing, action, humor, and character development.

The series stars Ralph Macchio as Daniel LaRusso, William Zabka as Johnny Lawrence, Xolo Mariduena as Miguel Diaz, Jacob Bertrand as Eli ‘Hawk; Moskowitz, Peyton List as Tory Nichols, and Courtney Henggeler as Amanda LaRusso.

Tanner Buchanan Nationality And Ethnicity

Born in Ottawa, Ohio, United States, tanner Buchana holds American nationality and is of caucasian ethnicity.

Tanner made his first television appearance in 2010, playing a child role in the American family sitcom television series Modern Family. After three years, the actor appeared in major Crimes, The Goldbergs, and Grey’s Anatomy.

He booked a recurring role of himself in Girl Meets World, The Fosters, and Game Shakers. In 2016, Tanner landed his first main role on television as Leo Kirkman in the political drama television series Designated Survivor.

Tanner has also appeared in the remake of She’s All That called He’s All That, a 2021 American teen romantic comedy film. Mark Waters directed the film from a screenplay by R. Lee Fleming Jr.

Buchanan is easily available on Instagram under the verified username @tannerbuchananofficial. He has gained a huge fan base of over 3.9 million followers on the picture-sharing platform and has thirty-seven posts.

Who Is Tanner Buchanan Girlfriend?

Tanner Buchanan has been in a committed relationship with beautiful actress Lizze Broadway since high school.

Lizze is notable for appearing on Trophy Wife, Bones, and Conan. She also played in the 2015 television movie 16 and Missing. She has a YouTube channel where she has admitted to having an interest in computer science and engineering.

Born in Toledo, Ohio, she moved to Los Angeles with her mother and sister to pursue an acting career. Broadway’s father is a high school director. The actress was born on February 16, 1998, and is twenty-four years old.

Lizze and tanner met when they were kids. In an interview on Anna Faris’s podcast, the actor shared some anecdotes about his long-term romance with the actress. The pair have pretty much been dating since they were kids.

Tanner also revealed that the couple broke up for some time during their teen years. “I admit, it was my fault,” the actor said. Thankfully, the love birds got back together and are still going strong.