We had watched Freddie Highmore grow up on our screens from his early days as a child actor when he amazed us with roles in Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, Arthur and the Invisibles, Finding Neverland, and its sequels, August Rush, and The Spiderwick Chronicles. In recent years, Freddie has added director and screenwriter to his collection and has had an increasing presence in the small screen with praising roles in The Good Doctor and Bates Motel. Some of his honor includes 2 Critics Choice Awards. He has also earned Golden Globe and SAG nominations.
We have summed up all the informations of Freddie Highmore in this article, keep scrolling down.
|Birth Date:||February 14, 1992|
|Birth Place:||Camden Town, London, United Kingdom|
|Height:||5 feet 10 inches (1.78m)|
|Net Worth:||$ 4 million|
|Ethnicity:||Mixed (English, as well as Scottish)|
|Hair Color:||Dark Brown|
Who Is Freddie Highmore?
Alfred Thomas Highmore, known popularly as Freddie Highmore, is a well-known English screenwriter and actor. He has starred in movies like ‘Charlie and the Chocolate Factory,’ ‘Women Talking Dirty,’ ‘The Spiderwick Chronicles,’ and ‘Finding Neverland’ among others. Since the very small he has been presenting himself as an actor.
He was born on 14th February 1992 in London, England, to his (Mother) Sue Latimer, a talent agent and (Father) Edward Highmore, an actor.
Early Life & Education
Freddie was born in Camden Town. His father, Edward Highmore, is an actor in British television, including an English soap, Howard’s Way and Doctor Who.
Though he came from theatrical and an acting family, Highmore doesn’t seem to have taken any individual instruction in acting.
He has attended a regular school in his North London neighborhood. He told The Telegraph,
“I’d work in L.A., then return home to normality,” “Acting was a hobby, not an end game.”
Freddie was still a student at Cambridge University, England close in the completion of his degree in both Spanish and Arabic when he started filming the first season of Bates Motel in 2013.
Freddie attended Hampstead Garden Suburb School, Hampstead. Also, he attended Highgate School. Additionally, he has attended LSE Summer School as well as Infant School and Brookland Junior.
Furthermore, he went to Emmanuel College affiliated to Cambridge University. He has graduated with first class in both his majors Arabic and Spanish.
Daniel Radcliffe, Famous Family Friend
Freddie is also friends with Daniel Radcliffe Harry Potter star, who is three years older than Highmore. Furthermore, Freddie also refers to Daniel as a family friend.
They became friends due to Highmore’s mother, Sue Latimer being the agent of Freddie and Daniel.
Freddie Highmore is the top 10 highest paid actor in the film industry who has a net worth approximated of $6 million. Highmore started his career in the film industry as a small role on television at the age of seven.
Freddie plays the first debut as a son of women in 1999, Women Talking Dirty. You can watch some of the clips of Women Talking Dirty here.
He is also best known for his role as main character Charlie Bucket in Charlie and The Chocolate Factory in 2005. He also nominated for numerous awards. Following the hits, he appeared in several movies including A Good Year, August Rush, and Two Brothers.
He also gives his voices for series of video games such as Astro Boy, Authur and Invisibles and also appearing in many music videos too.
However, he has an estimated net worth of around $ 4 million at present.
His annual income is $1,20,000 million, monthly he earned $10,000, weekly he received USD 2,307.69, and as per day his salary is USD 328.76.
Although he belongs to a wealthy family and got name and fame from an early age; however, Freddie has never revealed about his interest in media as well there is no listed of any cars and house in his name.
His biggest blockbuster medical drama was ‘The Good Doctor’ which stars Freddie Highmore as a young surgeon with autism and savant syndrome, named Dr. Shaun Murphy who has increased 18.2 millions of viewers in October last year. The Good Doctor drama broke all the sorts of rating records and spot No. 1 drama series was aired on ABC Channel.
There no doubts that the medical series has earned the handsome amount of money and Freddie also has received an impressive salary from the drama.
Freddie Highmore has a height of 5 feet 10 inches 1.78 m. Additionally, he weighs around (154 lbs) 70 kg.
Moreover, his hair color is brown, and his eye color is blue.
British Actor Has No Problems With American Accents
Freddie Highmore is one of the rising British actor starring in leading roles in American Television. He talked about his thoughts that he has no problems to adopt American Accents.
“I have done it a few times,” he told The Daily Mail. There are no generic American Accents that fit it in all. So you may find a way of speaking which suits the roles of the person.