Jaeden Lieberher

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Jaeden Wesley Lieberher (born January 4, 2003) is an American actor. He is known for starring as Bill Denbrough in the horror film It (2017), and for his leading roles in the films St. Vincent, Midnight Special, The Confirmation[1] and The Book of Henry.

Jaeden Lieberher
Born Jaeden Wesley Lieberher
January 4, 2003 (age 15)
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
Residence Los Angeles, California, United States
Occupation Actor
Years active 2013–present
Parent(s) Wes Lieberher
Angela Martell

Life and career

Jaeden Lieberher was born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania on January 4, 2003,[2] the son of Angela Martell and chef Wes Lieberher. He grew up in South Philadelphia where he attended the Independence Charter School. In 2011, when he was 8 years old, the family moved to Los Angeles.[3]

Lieberher's first acting role was in a commercial for Hot Wheels. He appeared in several other commercials after that, including Google, Moneysupermarket.com, Liberty Mutual, Hyundai (for the 2013 Super Bowl), Verizon Fios and General Electric.[4][5] His first major feature film role was in 2014's St. Vincent, where he starred alongside Bill Murray. Murray later recommended Lieberher to Cameron Crowe for the director's 2015 film, Aloha.[3]

Filmography

Film roles
Year Title Role Notes
2013 Grief The Child Short
2014 St. Vincent Oliver Bronstein
Playing It Cool 6 Year Old Me
2015 Aloha Mitchell
2016 Midnight Special Alton Meyer
The Confirmation Anthony
2017 The Book of Henry Henry Carpenter
It Bill Denbrough
2018 The True Adventures of Wolfboy Paul Post-production
Television roles
Year Title Role Notes
2015 American Dad! Additional voices 1 episode
2015–2016 Masters of Sex Johnny Masters Recurring role, 11 episodes

Awards and nominations

Year Work Award Category Result Refs
2014 St. Vincent Las Vegas Film Critics Society Awards Youth in Film Won
Phoenix Film Critics Society Awards Best Performance by a Youth in a Lead or Supporting Role - Male Won
Washington DC Area Film Critics Association Awards Best Youth Performance Nominated
2015 Critics' Choice Movie Awards Best Young Actor Nominated [6]
Online Film & Television Association Best Youth Performance Nominated

References

  1. ^ Rea, Steven (16 October 2014). "Jaeden Lieberher is taking big steps in acting". The Detroit News. Retrieved 4 March 2015.
  2. ^ "UPI Almanac for Thursday, Jan. 4, 2018". United Press International. January 4, 2018. Archived from the original on January 4, 2018. Retrieved January 16, 2018.
  3. ^ a b Vadala, Nick (March 30, 2017). "Philly-born actor Jaeden Lieberher featured in new trailers for 'It,' 'Book of Henry'". The Philadelphia Inquirer. Archived from the original on June 2, 2017. Retrieved January 16, 2018.
  4. ^ "St. Vincent Production Notes" (PDF). St. Vincent official website. The Weinstein Company. p. 20. Archived (PDF) from the original on October 27, 2016. Retrieved January 17, 2018.
  5. ^ "Midnight Special Press Kit" (PDF). WB Newsroom (in French). Warner Bros. France. p. 24. Archived (PDF) from the original on January 17, 2018. Retrieved January 17, 2018.
  6. ^ Hughes, Jason; Pond, Steve (January 16, 2015). "Critics' Choice Movie Awards Winners: The Complete List". TheWrap. Archived from the original on July 3, 2017. Retrieved January 16, 2018.

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