The English actor Alfred or Freddie Highmore shot to fame with Charlie and the Chocolate Factory. Find out about his age, net worth, movies and other facts.
Freddie Highmore and his net worth
Freddie Highmore is an English actor who has a net worth of $4 million USD. He was born as Alfred Thomas Highmore in Camden, London in 1992. He is nicknamed Alfred. He shot to fame with his roles in Bates Motel, Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, August Rush, Finding Neverland and many more. Highmore’s dad is also an actor while his mom, Sue Latimer is a talent agent and her clients are Daniel Radcliffe and Imelda Staunton. He entered the film industry in the year 1999. He has done his schooling from Highgate School and college from Emmaneul College at the University of Cambridge. He studies Spanish and Arabic at present. He stared his acting debut when he was just seven years old in ‘Women Taling Dirty’ starring Helena Bonham Carter. He got many award nominations at an early age. He also got the nomination for Broadcast Film Critics’ Award and also for the Screen Actors Guild Award for his work in ‘Finding Neverland’. He was recommened by his co-star in the film, Johny Depp, for his role as Charlie Bucket in the film, ‘Charlie and the Chocolate Factory’. Highmore has done 24 films till date and has also been nominated for Satellite Award for Best Actor in ‘Bates Motel’. His career graph is good and he holds much promise for the future.
Freddie Highmore characteristics
Freddie Highmore is known for his roles in the movies, ‘The Good Year’, ‘The Golden Compass’ and ‘The Fox’s Tale’. These are his movies from 2017. The English actor is a Christian by religion and is 25 years old currently. Highmore was in a relationship with Sarah Bolger previously but they have split. He is currently single. With blue eyes a height of 178 cm, Highmore has a huge fan following with his chocolate boy good looks. Freddie Highmore’s mom works as a talent agent and represents both Daniel Radcliffe and Freddie Highmore. Both the boys were playmates and childhood friends before even the two of them had acted on screen. Highmore enjoys traveling and would like to travel the world. He is quite keen on visiting the world’s rainforests. Highmore is also an accomplished musician and enjoys playing the clarinet in his free time. He is not on any social media network and he is not a fan of social media. He is also a great football fan and his favorite team is ‘Arsenal’. Freddie is a multi-linguist and speaks Spanish, French and a few more languages. He always takes the opinion of his parents before signing up for a film.
Freddie Highmore movies
Highmore has worked with actors Helena Carter, Kate Winslet, Johny Depp and many more. His performance as Norman Bates in ‘Bates Motel’ was critically acclaimed. Highmore’s father is a famous British actor who has starred in many British films and television dramas till 2002, when he played his last role in ‘Ali G Indahouse’. Highmore’s first film role came at the age of seven in 1999 in the British comedy ‘Women Talking Dirty’. He starred in the film, ‘Finding Neverland’ in 2002, when he was just nine years old. This role shot him to fame. He starred along Johny Depp and Kate Winslet in this movie. He was later recommended by Johny Depp for the role of Charlie Bucket in the film, Charlie and the Chocolate Factory’. He once said in an interview, ‘It’s neat, because in the film Charlie has a dream to visit the chocolate factory, and it comes true. My dream was to work with Johny again, and it also came true.’ Freddie Highmore and Johny Depp are still great friends and often meet when they are in the same town for shoots. Actress Helena Carter has played the role of his mother thrice on screen. She was his mother in his first feature film, ‘Women Talking Dirty’ and then again in ‘Charlie and the Chocolate Factory’ and then she again played the role of his step-mum in TV Series, ‘Toast’. In 2008, Highmore appeared in a double role in ‘The Spiderwick Chronicles’. He has also provided his voice to a number of animation films and games. Once shooting for ‘Arthur and The Invisibles’ he and Mia Farrow had a near death experience driving in France together. He has also written the Episode 8 of ‘Bates Motel’ season 4. In 2004, Freddie Highmore starred in the music video for the song ‘Girls’. Highmore has won 12 awards for his acting till now: 6 for ‘Finding Neverland, 2 for ‘Charlie and the Chocolate Factory’ and 2 for ‘August Rush’. His film, ‘August Rush’ was released in 2007. He got the Golden Globe nomination for Best Actor in Drama Series for ‘The Good Doctor’. ‘The Good Doctor’ was first aired in 2017 on television. He did not get any other Golden Globe awards although he was nominated seven times for his film, ‘Finding Neverland’.