Kenton Duty started acting when he was 9 years old. He started in the Dallas Theater Center's stage production of "A Christmas Carol." Later on, he started to audition for roles in Los Angeles after he was discovered at a workshop in Dallas, Texas. Kenton actually played the role of young Jacob in the hit TV series, "Lost." In 2012, Kenton landed a role in the Disney Channel hit show, "Shake it Up!" as the antagonist Gunther Hessenheffer.