Michael Angarano

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Michael Angarano
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Born Michael Anthony Angarano
(1987-12-03) December 3, 1987 (age 26)
Brooklyn, New York, U.S.
Occupation Actor
Years active 1997– present
Height 5 feet 7 inches (1.70 m)[1]
Weight 135 pounds (61 kg)

Michael Anthony Angarano (born December 3, 1987) is an American actor.

Career[edit]

In the late 1990s, Michael was one of the finalists for the role of young Anakin Skywalker in Star Wars Episode I: The Phantom Menace, but lost to Jake Lloyd.[2]

In 2000, 12-year old Angarano acted in Cover Me: Based on the True Life of an FBI Family. The following year, he landed his first major film role in Little Secrets, opposite Evan Rachel Wood and David Gallagher. Three years later, he starred in the Nickelodeon TV-movie Maniac Magee. He played the lead role in 2005's Sky High. Other film roles include parts in The Bondage, Black Irish, Man in the Chair, Snow Angels, The Final Season, One Last Thing... and The Forbidden Kingdom, Ceremony, and Red State.

On television, Angarano had a recurring role as Elliott, the son of Jack McFarland, on the television series Will & Grace. In 2007, Angarano appeared in four episodes of the 24 as Scott Wallace, a teenager taken hostage by a terrorist.

In 2008, Angarano was featured in Vanity Fair as one of Hollywood's "New Wave" young stars.

Personal life[edit]

Angarano dated actress Kristen Stewart.[3] They split up in 2009. Angarano is in a relationship with actress Juno Temple, with whom he lives in Los Feliz, Los Angeles.[4]

Filmography[edit]

Year Title Role Notes
1997 For Richer or Poorer Sammy Yoder
1999 Music of the Heart Nick at 7
Baby Huey's Great Easter Adventure Nick
2000 Almost Famous Young William
The Brainiacs.com Matt Tyler
2001–2006 Will & Grace Elliot television, 11 episodes
2002 Little Secrets Philip
2002 The New Kid Austin
2003 Seabiscuit Young Red Pollard
Maniac Magee Jeffrey Lionel Magee television movie
2004 The Dust Factory Rocky Mazzelli limited release
Summerland Jeb Ekhart television, two episodes
Speak David Petrakis
2005 Dear Wendy Freddie limited release
Sky High Will Stronghold lead role
Lords of Dogtown Sid
2006 One Last Thing... Dylan limited release
Less than Perfect George Denton television, two episodes
2007 The Final Season Mitch Akers
Man in the Chair Cameron
Snow Angels Arthur independent film
24 Scott Wallace television, 4 episodes
Black Irish Cole
The Bondage Charlie
2008 The Forbidden Kingdom Jason Tripitikas lead role
2009 Gentlemen Broncos Benjamin Purvis
2011 The Art of Getting By Dustin
Red State Travis
Noah's Ark: The New Beginning Townsman animated
Ceremony Sam Davis
2012 Haywire Scott
Rugrats Tommy Pickles short film
The Brass Teapot John
2013 The English Teacher Jason Sherwood
Empire State Eddie
2014 Wild Card Cyrus Kinnick Completed
The Knick Dr. Bertram "Bertie" Chickering, Jr. TV series; main cast

References[edit]

  1. ^ "The Official Michael Angarano Web Site : FAQs and Facts". Retrieved 18 April 2013. 
  2. ^ https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GZSnB7yGylc
  3. ^ Ahlborn, Kate. "Q&A: Twilight's Kristen Stewart | VF Daily". Vanity Fair. Retrieved April 26, 2010. 
  4. ^ Rafanelli, Stephanie (7 June 2014). "Juno Temple, interview: 'I'm not the high-school catch'". telegraph.co.uk. Retrieved 6 July 2014. 

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