Favourite Young Talentby jamesxff | created - 23 Sep 2013 | updated - 04 Dec 2016 | Public
My favourite young actors and actresses from stage and screen, in no particular order, just as I've added them from IMDb.
Actor | Hugo
Asa Butterfield was born in Islington, London, England, to Jacqueline Farr and Sam Butterfield. He began acting at the age of 8, after a talent spotting casting director saw him at his local after school drama club, The Young Actors Theatre in Islington. Following on from a couple of small roles in...
Merlin - Mordred Hugo - Hugo Caberet Ender's Game - Ender
Actor | The Walking Dead
Walking Dead.. need I say more?
Actor | Orphan
James 'Jimmy' Bennett was born on February 9, 1996 in Seal Beach, California. He has appeared in guest starring roles on The Guardian (2001), Judging Amy (1999), CSI: Crime Scene Investigation (2000) and recently Everwood (2002), and has been cast in some of the most successful productions in that ...
No Ordinary Family - JJ
Actor | The Fosters
Hayden Byerly is an American actor. Born in Lakewood, Colorado and raised in Littleton, Colorado, Byerly moved to Los Angeles in 2011 to pursue a professional career after winning first prize in an acting competition. He is perhaps best known for his role as youngest sibling Jude Jacob on the ABC ...
Check out The Fosters TV show, great acting.
5. J.J. Totah
Actor | Other People
J.J. Totah is an immensely talented actor, comedian, singer, and writer with a gift for bringing dynamic characters to life. As he fearlessly evolves his body of work with each new project, Totah is fast proving to be one of Hollywood's most engaging and sought after young talents.
Totah can be seen...
Watch this kid doing his stand up act, fantastic.
6. David Mazouz
Actor | Gotham
David (pronounced "Dah-veed") Mazouz, aged 16 as of February 2017, began his acting career in commercials. At eight years old, he landed his first film, Coming & Going (2011), directed by Edoardo Ponti. Shortly thereafter, he was cast in the cable movie Amish Grace (2010). He then landed a role...
Touch along side Kiefer Sutherland and also in Gotham
Actress | Poltergeist
Born and raised in Texas, Sharbino has pursued acting since the age of 9.
In 2012, Saxon Sharbino beat out hundreds of actresses and was cast as the lead in a gritty spy pilot for FOX, creator Karyn Usher and director Brett Ratner. Shortly after, Sharbino was hired as a series regular on the hit ...
Also from Touch, really well done acting.
8. Gage Munroe
Actor | The Shack
I Declare War - really well done movie
9. Devan Cohen
Actor | PAW Patrol
Shortly after his first audition, Devan landed the hero role of the L'il Chef on a "Dan-o-nino Yogurt" commercial. His engaging personality and natural ability won over the producers of the feature film "Jesus Henry Christ" shortly thereafter, and he was cast as the younger version of the lead ...
The last episode of The Yard, the last thing this kid says.. so funny.
10. Maxim Knight
Actor | Falling Skies
Maxim Knight stars in TNT's hit sci-fi drama "Falling Skies." Maxim's performance earned him a Young Artist Award in 2012.
At 13, Maxim has over 60 film, television, commercial & voice over credits.
At the tender age of 7, Maxim booked his first feature film, starring opposite Oscar winner Melissa ...
Falling Skies - Matt
11. Daniel Roche
Actor | Outnumbered
Daniel Roche was born in London on 14th October 1999. He is best known for his role as Ben in the hugely popular sitcom Outnumbered. He has also had minor roles in Casualty and has appeared in an advert for Kingsmill bread. In 2010, he starred as William Brown in Just William. In 2011, he took part...
Outnumbered - Ben
12. Tyger Drew-Honey
Actor | Outnumbered
Tyger was born on 26th January 1996 in Epsom, Surrey. His career started at the age of nine when he was spotted by a top London agent whilst performing in a school production of Treasure Island. The agent was so impressed by Tyger's performance that she signed him up straight away. Just weeks later...
Outnumbered - Jake
Actor | The Boxtrolls
Isaac has been acting since he was age 11. Currently, he is still studying at school and balancing acting jobs.
Isaac Hempstead-Wright is an English actor. Beginning his professional acting career at the age of eleven, Hempstead-Wright is best known for his role as Bran Stark on the HBO series Game ...
Game of Thrones - Bran
14. Tom Holland
Actor | Spider-Man: Homecoming
Thomas Stanley Holland was born in Kingston-upon-Thames, Surrey, to Nicola Elizabeth (Frost), a photographer, and Dominic Holland (Dominic Anthony Holland), who is a comedian and author. His paternal grandparents were from the Isle of Man and Ireland, respectively. He lives with his parents and ...
Fantastic acting in Heart of the Sea
15. Levi Miller
Actor | Pan
16. Dakota Goyo
Actor | Real Steel
Dakota Goyo was born in Toronto, Canada, to Debra Goyo, a former model and singer, and David Goyo. His siblings, Devon Goyo and Dallas Goyo, have also acted. He has Italian and Scottish ancestry.
Goyo appeared in his first commercial as an infant. His television debut came at the age of 5 in the CBS...
17. Thomas Horn
Thomas Horn won on "Jeopardy!" during Kids Week with an earning of 31,000 after wagering 12,000 during Final Jeopardy. His acting career kicked off when he was cast in the feature film Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close, which was based on the 2005 novel by Jonathan S. Foer. This drama received a ...
Extremely Loud & Incredibly Close
18. Ty Simpkins
Actor | Jurassic World
At his young age, Ty Simpkins has proudly accomplished more than most in the world of entertainment - he has starred in two of the biggest blockbusters of all time. Simpkins can be seen opposite Bryce Dallas Howard and Chris Pratt in Universal's dinosaur box office monster hit Jurassic World. Prior...
Jurassic World, Insidious and Iron Man 3.
19. Emjay Anthony
Actor | Chef
Emjay Anthony was born to Trisha and Michael Salazar on June 1, 2003 in Clearwater Beach, Florida. After living a rather normal active family life, he began modeling and was selected for a Werther's Candy national commercial at the age of 4. When Emjay was 5 years old, his family relocated to ...
Superb in Chef
20. Oakes Fegley
Actor | Pete's Dragon
Actress | Stranger Things
Millie Brown was born in Spain, to British parents. They moved to Orlando, Florida in 2011, where Millie went to acting workshops to pass the time on a Saturday, and it was there that a top Hollywood talent scout called and told Millie's parents that "she has instincts you cannot teach." She ...
Wonderful playing the role of Eleven in Stranger Things
22. Milo Parker
Actor | Mr. Holmes
Milo Parker was born in October 2002 in Ipswich, England as Milo Jared Parker. He is an actor, known for Mr. Holmes (2015), Robot Overlords (2014) and Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children (2016).
Great in Mr. Holmes, The Durrells and Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children.