Daniel Huttlestone

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Daniel Huttlestone
Born Daniel Richard Huttlestone
(1999-09-17) 17 September 1999 (age 15)
Havering, Greater London, England, UK
Nationality British
Occupation Actor

Daniel Richard Huttlestone (born 17 September 1999)[citation needed] is an English actor best known for his role as Gavroche in Tom Hooper's Les Misérables and Jack in the musical film Into the Woods, which both earned him a 2013 and 2015 Young Artist Award nomination as Best Young Supporting Actor in a Feature Film.[1][2][3][4]


Career[edit]

Daniel started his stage career from the age of 9 landing the role of "Nipper" in the 2009 production of Oliver! at the Theatre Royal Drury Lane, performing on the opening night with Rowan Atkinson, and continuing until it closed in 2011. He went on to perform the role of Gavroche, in Les Misérables, at the Queen's Theatre, working with Alfie Boe, Matt Lucas, and Juliette Grossman Smisek where he stayed with the show for 1 year. He starred as Gavroche in the 2012 film of Les Misérables and Jack in the film version of Into the Woods (2014). [5]

Personal life[edit]

Huttlestone was born in Havering, Greater London, England, the second of three children of Linda, a homemaker, and Mark Huttlestone, a company managing director. He has an elder brother, Thomas Andrew (born 1997), who is also an actor and has appeared as Friedrich Von Trapp in The Sound of Music UK Tour 2011. His younger sister, Sarah Rosina (born 2005), is an actress who is set to appear in Regent's Open Air Theatre production of The Sound of Music, with his former Les Misérables co-star Isabelle Allen.[6] Daniel currently lives in Romford, Greater London and enjoys football.[7]

Filmography[edit]

Year Title Role Notes
2012 Les Misérables Gavroche National Board of Review Award for Best Cast
Satellite Award for Best Cast – Motion Picture
Washington D.C. Area Film Critics Association Award for Best Ensemble
Nominated—Broadcast Film Critics Association Award for Best Acting Ensemble
Nominated—Phoenix Film Critics Society Award for Best Cast
Nominated—San Diego Film Critics Society Award for Best Performance by an Ensemble
Nominated—Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture
Nominated—Young Artist Award for Best Performance in a Feature Film - Supporting Young Actor
2014 Into the Woods Jack Satellite Award for Best Cast – Motion Picture
Pending-Broadcast Film Critics Association Award for Best Acting Ensemble
Pending—Empire Award for Best Male Newcomer
Pending—Phoenix Film Critics Society Award for Best Cast
Pending—Phoenix Film Critics Society Award for Best Performance By a Youth – Male
Nominated—Young Artist Award for Best Performance in a Feature Film - Supporting Young Actor
Nominated—Washington D.C. Area Film Critics Association Award for Best Ensemble

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Les Misérables Film Announces Additional Casting". Theatre Mania. 16 March 2012. Retrieved 21 February 2013. 
  2. ^ "ICM Signs LES MIS' Daniel Huttlestone". Broadway World. 11 February 2013. Retrieved 21 February 2013. 
  3. ^ Kit, Borys (11 February 2013). "ICM Signs Boy Who Plays Gavroche in Les Misérables (Exclusive)". Hollywood Reporter. Retrieved 21 February 2013. 
  4. ^ "34th Annual Young Artist Awards". YoungArtistAwards.org. Retrieved 31 March 2013. 
  5. ^ Daniel Huttlestone Is Jack In INTO THE WOODS Movie
  6. ^ "CK Casting: Daniel and Sarah Huttlestone". CK Casting. Retrieved 19 May 2013. 
  7. ^ Ballinger, Lucy; Gysin, Christian. "The boy of nine who gave Oliver! a twist". London: The Mail Online. Retrieved 29 May 2013. 

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