Noah Schnapp Biography
Noah Schnapp is an American actor who gained international recognition for his role as Will Byers in the Netflix series, Stranger Things. He was born on October 3, 2004, in Scarsdale, New York, and grew up in a family of five.
|Date of Birth||October 3, 2004|
|Place of Birth||Scarsdale, New York|
|Famous For||Playing Will Byers in the Netflix series, Stranger Things|
|Parents||Mitchell and Karine Schnapp|
|Siblings||Older sister Chloe, younger sister Noelle|
|Height||5 feet 9 inches (180 cm)|
|Ethnicity||Russian-Jewish and Moroccan-Jewish descent|
|Education||Scarsdale Middle School, Professional Children’s School|
|Notable Works||Bridge of Spies, Stranger Things, The Addams Family, Hubie Halloween|
Noah Schnapp Career
Noah Schnapp began his acting career at the age of six, appearing in school plays and local theater productions. He landed his first major role in 2015, playing Roger Donovan in Steven Spielberg’s historical drama film, Bridge of Spies. In 2016, he was cast as Will Byers in the hit Netflix series, Stranger Things. His portrayal of a boy who gets trapped in an alternate dimension earned him critical acclaim and numerous award nominations, including a Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series.
In addition to Stranger Things, Schnapp has also appeared in other films and TV shows, including The Peanuts Movie (2015), We Only Know So Much (2018), and Hubie Halloween (2020). He also lent his voice to the animated film, The Addams Family (2019), playing the role of Pugsley Addams.
Noah Schnapp Family
Noah Schnapp was born to Mitchell and Karine Schnapp. He has an older sister named Chloe and a younger sister named Noelle. His parents are of Russian-Jewish and Moroccan-Jewish descent.
Noah Schnapp Education
Noah Schnapp attended the Scarsdale Middle School in New York until the eighth grade. He then transferred to the Professional Children’s School in Manhattan to focus on his acting career while continuing his studies.