Zach Mills

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Zach Mills
Born (1995-12-26) December 26, 1995 (age 18)
Lakewood, Ohio, US
Occupation Actor
Years active 2004–present

Zachary "Zach" Mills (born December 26, 1995) is an American teen actor.

Personal life[edit]

Zach was born in Lakewood, Ohio, to Kerry and Patrick.[1] His father is from Cleveland, Zach's mother is from New York, which is where Zach performed his first professional acting job at the age of 7. Zach has two older half brothers who do not act. When he's not busy making movies Zach enjoys swimming, reading, and playing video games.

Career[edit]

Mills has appeared in multiple film and television productions. These include a brief appearance in the television series Scrubs[2] and guest starring roles in such shows as Malcolm in the Middle,[2] Eleventh Hour,[2] Numb3rs,[2] Ghost Whisperer[2] and October Road.[2] His first significant supporting role in a film was as Adrien Brody's son in the 2006 film, Hollywoodland. In 2007 he appeared in the Hallmark movie The Valley of Light, and that year would also mark his leading role in Mr. Magorium's Wonder Emporium, in which he acted alongside Dustin Hoffman and Natalie Portman. In 2008 he appeared in a leading role in the film Kit Kittredge: An American Girl, and a supporting role as a news vendor in the Clint Eastwood-directed Changeling. In 2011, Zach played "Preston" in the Film Super 8, as well as "Lucas Morganstern" in the Hub miniseries Clue.

Filmography[edit]

Year Title Role Notes
2004 Dreams of an Angel Tyke
2006 Hollywoodland Evan Simo[2]
The Santa Clause 3: The Escape Clause Carpenter Elf[2]
2007 The Valley of Light Matthew Nominated — Young Artist Award for Best Performance in a TV Movie, Miniseries or Special – Supporting Young Actor[3]
Steam TJ[4]
Mr. Magorium's Wonder Emporium Eric Applebaum[2] Hat Collector
Nominated — Young Artist Award for Best Performance in a Feature Film – Leading Young Actor[3]
2008 Kit Kittredge: An American Girl Stirling Howard[2] Nominated — Young Artist Award for Best Performance in a Feature Film – Supporting Young Actor[5]
Young Artist Award for Best Performance in a Feature Film – Young Ensemble Cast[5]
Changeling News Vendor[2]
2009 Single White Millionaire Sam
Raspberry Magic Zachary Dunlap
2011 Super 8 Preston[2] Nominated — Young Artist Award for Best Performance in a Feature Film - Supporting Young Actor[6]
Nominated — Young Artist Award for Best Performance in a Feature Film – Young Ensemble Cast[6]

Television[edit]

Year Title Role Notes
2006 Numb3rs Pete Kinkirk[7] Season 3, Episode 5: "Traffic"
2007 Malcolm in the Middle Park Bench Kid Episode: "Stevie in the Hospital"
2007 Rules of Engagement Judd[2] Episode: "Old School Jeff"
2008 October Road Young Nick Garrett[2] Episode: "Stand Alone by Me"
2011 Clue (TV series) Lucas Morganstern[8]

Awards[edit]

2008 Young Artist Award
Best Performance in a Feature Film – Leading Young Actor for Mr. Magorium's Wonder Emporium — Nominated[9]
Best Performance in a TV Movie, Miniseries or Special – Supporting Young Actor for The Valley of Light — Nominated[9]
2009 Young Artist Award
Best Performance in a Feature Film – Supporting Young Actor for Kit Kittredge: An American Girl — Nominated[10]
Best Performance in a Feature Film – Young Ensemble Cast for Kit Kittredge: An American Girl — Won[10]
2012 Young Artist Award
Best Performance in a Feature Film - Supporting Young Actor for Super 8 - Nominated[11]

References[edit]

  1. ^ http://the330.com/on-screen/lakewood-native-stars-in-super-8/
  2. ^ a b c d e f g h i j k l m n "Zach Mills credits". MovieWeb. Retrieved February 22, 2012. 
  3. ^ a b "29th Annual Young Artist Awards – Nominations / Special Awards". The Young Artist Foundation. 2008. Retrieved 2011-07-02. 
  4. ^ "Variety Interview-Steam". Retrieved February 25, 2012. 
  5. ^ a b "30th Annual Young Artist Awards – Nominations / Special Awards". The Young Artist Foundation. 2009. Retrieved 2011-07-02. 
  6. ^ a b "33rd Annual Young Artist Awards – Nominations / Special Awards". The Young Artist Foundation. 2012. Retrieved 2012-04-06. 
  7. ^ "Numb3rs S3E5 Cast and Crew". IMDb. Retrieved 23 June 2013. 
  8. ^ "Variety Reviews - Clue - TV Reviews - - Review by Brian Lowry". Retrieved February 25, 2012. 
  9. ^ a b "29th Annual Young Artist Awards - Nominations / Special Awards". Retrieved February 25, 2012. 
  10. ^ a b "30th Annual Young Artist Awards - Nominations / Special Awards". Retrieved February 25, 2012. 
  11. ^ "33rd Annual Young Artist Awards - Nominations / Special Awards". Retrieved May 7, 2012. 

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