Buddy Handleson (born November 1, 1999) is an American actor, best known for playing Henry Dillon in Disney Teen sitcom Shake It Up, Wendell Bassett in Nickelodeon comedy series Wendell & Vinnie, and Newt on Bella and the Bulldogs, also on Nickelodeon.
|2009||Hannah Montana||Boy||Season 3: Episode 16 - "Jake... Another Little Piece of My Heart"|
|2009||Trauma||Lost Boy Jonah||Season 1: Episode 5 - "Masquerade"|
|2010||'Til Death||Timmy||Season 3: Episode 17 - "Dog Fight"|
|2010||Sons of Tucson||Gabe||Season 1: Episodes 3 & 10 - "Golden Ticket"/"Kisses and Beads"|
|2010–12||Shake It Up||Henry Dillon||Recurring role (9 episodes)|
|2011||Mr. Sunshine||Timmy||Season 1: Episodes 6 & 11 - "Lingerie Football"/"Family Business"|
|2012||Shake It Up: Made In Japan||Henry Dillon||TV movie|
|2012||Doc McStuffins||Luca||TV series|
|2012||Bad Fairy||Rocco DiRizzo||TV movie|
|2013||Wendell and Vinnie||Wendell Bassett||Lead role|
|2015–16||Bella and the Bulldogs||Newt||Main role|
|2017||Nicky, Ricky, Dicky, & Dawn||Wally||Season 3: Episode 18 - "Quadpendence Day"|
|2011||Coming & Going||Christopher Crump|
Buddy is the son of Jay and Athena Handleson.
On June 28, 2017, Handelson came out as gay through a caption on an Instagram photo depicting him in front of a pride flag. He wrote, "Over the past couple of years I've become more and more comfortable with my sexuality and I think I'm ready to share it with the world. I'm finally at a place in life where I can say 'I'm proud of who I am. I'm proud to be gay.'"