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Wyatt Oleff

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Wyatt Oleff
BornWyatt Jess Oleff
(2003-07-13) July 13, 2003 (age 15)
Chicago, Illinois, U.S.
ResidenceLos Angeles, California, U.S.
OccupationActor
Years active2012–present

Wyatt Jess Oleff[1] (born July 13, 2003)[2] is an American actor known for playing Stanley Uris in the 2017 supernatural horror film It as well as its 2019 sequel.[3][4] Both are directed by Andy Muschietti and based on the 1986 horror novel of the same name by Stephen King. Oleff also had a minor role in the Marvel Studios films Guardians of the Galaxy and Guardians of the Galaxy Volume 2, as the young Peter Quill.

Early life

Oleff was born in Chicago, Illinois, to Doug and Jennifer Oleff, living there for the first seven years of his life.[1] He then moved to Los Angeles with his parents and began acting.[1] One of his earliest acting roles was in a commercial for Coldwell Banker.[1]

Filmography

Film

Year Title Role Notes
2014 Someone Marry Barry J.T, Son
Guardians of the Galaxy Young Peter Quill
2015 Crafty: (Or the Unexpected Virtue of the Girl in Charge of Snacks) Rocco Short film
2017 Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 Young Peter Quill
It Stanley Uris
2019 It – Chapter Two Young Stanley Uris (flashbacks) Post-production; Shared role with Andy Bean

Television

Year Title Role Notes
2012 Animal Practice Young George Episode: "Who's afraid of Virginia Coleman?"
2013 Middle Age Rage Oliver Bobeck Television film
Suburgatory Kevuel Episode: "T-ball & Sympathy"
Shake it Up! Byron/Kid Episode: "Haunt it Up!"
Once Upon a Time Young Rumplestiltskin Episode: "Think Lovely Thoughts"
2014 Scorpion Owen Episode: "Dominoes"
2015 The History of Us Young Andrew Television film

Music Videos

Year Title Artist Role
2017 "Santa's Coming for Us" Sia Son[5]

Awards and nominations

References

  1. ^ a b c d "'IT' star Wyatt Oleff says the movie is "a coming of age story"".
  2. ^ "Wyatt Oleff on Instagram". Instagram. 13 July 2017. Retrieved 3 April 2018.
  3. ^ "It (2017) - Andy Muschietti - Synopsis, Characteristics, Moods, Themes and Related - AllMovie". AllMovie.
  4. ^ "'It' star Wyatt Oleff on the Losers Club's battle with Pennywise, what sets the remake apart". New York Daily News.
  5. ^ https://ew.com/music/2017/11/22/kristen-bell-sia-holiday-video/
  6. ^ http://catalinafilm.org/catalina-film-festival-wraps-7th-annual-fest-awards-14-categories-113-films-competition-2/

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