1. He is best known for playing Emmett Cullen in The Twilight Saga film series and Hercules in the 2014 film The Legend of Hercules.
2. Lutz was born in Dickinson, North Dakota, the son of Karla and Bradley Lutz. He attended Chapman University to pursue a degree in chemical engineering.
3. Lutz has had recurring roles on Model Citizens , and smaller roles in episodes of The Bold and the Beautiful, CSI: NY, Summerland, Six Feet Under, CSI: Crime Scene Investigation, and Heroes.
4. Hilary Duff, and in the 2007 music video for her single, “With Love”. In the same year, Lutz also appeared in the miniseries Generation Kill, based on the book by Evan Wright and had a starring role in the film Deep Winter.
5. In 2012, Lutz made a special guest appearance on the TV Show 30 Rock, as himself, where he pretended to be related to the character J.D. Lutz, who is played by actor John Lutz.
6. On June 9, 2015, Variety announced that Jamie Bamber, Kellan Lutz, Jesse Williams, and Jess Weixler had joined the cast of a thriller film titled Money, directed by Martin Rosete and produced by Atit Shah.
7. Lutz supports the animal charity PETA and stars in a video supporting the adoption of animals instead of buying them.
8. He is also a supporter of rebuilding efforts in New Orleans, in particular with the St. Bernard Project.
9. Lutz endorsed the documentary film The Paw Project, which focuses on the declawing of exotic and domesticated cats in America.