Freddie Highmore Biography
Alfred Thomas Highmore is an English actor. He made his debut in the comedy film Women Talking Dirty in 1999. He is known for his starring roles in the films Finding Neverland in 2004, Charlie and the Chocolate Factory in 2005, August Rush in 2007, and The Spiderwick Chronicles in 2008. He won two consecutive Critic’s choice Movie Awards for Best Young performer.
How old is Freddie Highmore? – Age
The English actor is 28 years old. He was born on February 14, 1992 in London, England.
Freddie Highmore Family
Highmore’s mother is known as Sue Latimer, is a talent agent whose clients include actors Daniel Radcliffe and Imelda Staunton. His father is the former actor Edward Highmore. He has a younger brother named Bertie.
Freddie Highmore Relationship
The English actor lives in London and avoids social media. While on Bates Motel, Highmore developed a friendship with co-star Vera Farmiga and became the godfather of her son. Highmore apart from English, he also speaks fluent Spanish, Arabic and French.
Freddie Highmore Career
The English actor began his acting career with small roles on television at the age of 7. He made his film debut in Coky Giedroyc’s comedy Women Talking Dirty in 199, playing the son of a woman who has recently become estranged from her commitment-phobic French lover. In 2001, Highmore played a young King Arthur in the TNT miniseries The Mists of Avalon, a take on the Arthurian legends that depicted the women of Camelot as the real power behind the throne.
In 2004, Highmore returned to the big screen for the family adventure film Two Brothers, directed by Jean-Jacques Annaud. He played the son of a French administrator who refuses to believe that his new friend, a tiger cub named Sangha, might be dangerous after having tasted blood. He next had a major role alongside Kenneth Branagh, Zoe Wanamaker and Eddie Izzard in the fantasy film Five Children and It in 2004. He received several awards and nominations for the role, including a critics’ choice movie Award for Best Young performance by a younger Actor and the screen Actors Guild Award for outstanding performance by a male Actor in a supporting Role.
In 2005, he portrayed the main role of Charlie Bucket in Tim Burton’s musical fantasy film Charlie and Chocolate Factory, adapted from the book of the same name by Roald Dahl. He next appeared as a young Max skinner in Ridley Scott’s comedy-drama film A Good Year, which was released in the UK on 27 October 2006. Two sequels followed: Arthur and the Revenge of Maltazard in 2009 and Arthur 3: The War of the Two Worlds in 2010. For the third film and trilogy’s accompanying video game, Highmore provided voice acting. The following year, he co-starred alongside Emma Roberts in the romantic comedy-drama The Art of Getting By in 2011.
In 2013, Highmore voiced the title character in the animated adventure film Justin and the Knights of Valour. From 2013 to 2017, he portrayed the iconic role of Norman Bates. The English actor has been cast as the voice of the Duke of Cheshire in the animated film adaptation of The Canterville Ghost. He is attached to play the title character, Baby Face Nelson, in the A&E drama pilot Baby Face , which he co-wrote and will executive produce with Kerry Ehrin. Highmore will also executive produce Ehrin’s drama pilot Long Distance for NBC.
Freddie Highmore Net worth
The English actor net worth is estimated around $4 million.