May 23, 2024
Austin Swift

Taylor Swift’s supportive actor brother Austin Swift

Taylor Swift’s supportive actor brother Austin Swift is famous in Hollywood and has starred in movies alongside Pierce Brosnan, Ben Affleck and Elle Fanning. He was also nominated for an award with Blake Lively. 

Taylor Swift was crowned as the 2023 Times ‘Person of the Year’. In her interview with the publication, she opened up about her career, personal life and the people who have supported her throughout her career, especially her family. “My dad, my mum, and my brother come up with some of the best ideas in my career. I always joke that we’re a small family business,” said Swift. 

Despite Swift’s fame, her brother has always opted to avoid the limelight as much as he can. Here are some facts about the singer’s 31-year-old brother, Austin Swift, who has made a name for himself as an actor in Hollywood rather than taking the musical route like her sister. 

Austin Swift grew up in Pennsylvania and then moved to Nashville 

Taylor and Austin grew up on a Christmas tree farm in Reading, Pennsylvania to parents Scott and Andrea Swift. When Austin was about nine years old, they moved to Nashville to support Taylor’s growing musical career. “She found singing, and I knew from very early on that that was her direction. She was never going to quit; that was her thing, that was her life,” Austin told Vanity Fair in 2017. 

Austin was a quiet kid and preferred to be alone

In the same interview with Vanity Fair, Austin revealed that he didn’t have a lot of friends growing up. He also said that going to the cinema was something he always found comfort in and that is were his passion for acting was born. “I would go to the films, and Daniel Craig was my friend, and Christian Bale was my friend, and Clive Owen was my friend, and Viggo Mortensen was my friend,” he said.

Austin is an actor and a producer 

Austin made his debut in the 2016 movie I.T. He starred alongside former James Bond actor Pierce Brosnan. His career grew as he further starred in Live By Night with Ben Affleck and Elle Fanning and Braking For Whales with Tom Felton. 

The younger Swift sibling is also a producer and has produced movies such as We Summon the Darkness and The Code. He also produced his sister’s documentary, Folklore: The Long Pond Studio Sessions and her music video, Taylor Swift Feat. Chris Stapleton: I Bet You Think About Me (Taylor’s Version)

Swift earned his first ACM (Academy of Country Music) nomination alongside Taylor and one of her best friends and actress Blake Lively for their collaboration on the I Bet You Think About Me (Taylor’s Version) music video.

Austin is dating a model

Austin has been dating model Sydney Ness since September 2022. The two were rumored to have been romantically linked after they were seen holding hands in New York. They were also spotted recently at the Kansas City Chiefs vs New York Jets NFL game in October as they joined Taylor to watch her boyfriend Travis Kelce play. They also accompanied Taylor and their whole family at the Chiefs game on Christmas Day. 

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