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Sean Astin Wiki, Biography, Age, Net Worth, Contact & Informations

Sean Astin
Wiki, Biography, Age, Net Worth, Contact & Informations

Here you can learn about Sean Astin’s career and private life facts, read the latest news, find all the awards he has won and watch photos and videos.

PERSONAL DATA OF SEAN ASTIN

Age: 50 years
Height: 170 cm
Born in: SANTA MONICA, California (USA)
Born on: 02/25/1971

Spouse: Christine Harrell (b. 1992)
Sons: Alexandra Astin, Elizabeth Louise Astin, Isabella Louise Astin

BIOGRAPHY OF SEAN ASTIN

Actor and director. Son of art, his mother is the actress Patty Duke. Although her real father is rock promoter Michael Tell – found via DNA testing in 1994, Tell is Duke’s second husband, but the marriage was canceled after a few days – he bears the surname of actor John Astin, third. husband of the actress, who adopts him when Sean is 3 years old. He attended Crossroads High School for the Arts (Jack Black among his classmates), Los Angeles Valley College and later graduated with honors in American History and Culture from the University of California. He made his debut as a child alongside his mother in the TV film “Please Don’t Hit Me Mom” ​​(1981, by Gwen Arner) while in the cinema he made his debut with the role of Mickey Walsh in “The Goonies” (1985) by Richard Donner. Among his other interpretations, “The War of the Roses” (1989 by Danny DeVito), “Memphis Belle” (1990 by Michael caton-Jones), “Reunion” (1994 by Robert Allan Ackerman), “The Courage of Truth” ( 1996 by Edward Zwick), “Bulworth the Senator” (1998, by Warren Beatty) and a series of independent films unreleased in Italy. The international success comes thanks to the interpretation of Sam Gamgee, the faithful servant and right hand of Frodo Baggins, in the trilogy taken from the famous book by JRR Tolkien “The Lord of the Rings” (“The Fellowship of the Ring”, 2001; “The two towers “, 2002;” The Return of the King “, 2003) directed by Peter Jackson. A member of the Directors Guild of America, he is also a promising director. At the end of the 80s he founded his production company, Lava Entertainment, and in 1988 he made his first short film “In My Honor”. In 1995 he received an Oscar nomination for his short film “Kangaroo Court” (1994) and later directed an episode of the Hbo anthology series “Perversions of Science” (1997). At the end of filming the ‘trilogy’ in New Zealand, he made “The Long and Short of It” (2003) – a short about how to overcome difficulties in the work environment thanks to friendship and camaraderie – together with some members of the cast & crew, including Peter Jackson himself. In 1992 he married Christine Harrell and in 1996 their first daughter Alexandra Louise was born. Both followed the actor to New Zealand, were with him throughout the filming of the ‘trilogy’ and the daughter appeared in a cameo as a young hobbit in Sam Gangee’s family. In 2002 the second daughter Elizabeth Louise was born.

SEAN ASTIN’S MOST RECENT FILMS

Gloria Bell

Gloria Bell (Gloria)

Role: Actor
Year: 2018

Dead Ant

Dead Ant

Role: Actor
Year: 2017

The Do-Over

The Do-Over

Role: Actor
Year: 2016

Unleashed

Unleashed

Role: Actor
Year: 2016 Go to the complete Filmography

SEAN ASTIN’S MOST RECENT TV SERIES

All we needed was Nick

We only needed Nick (No Good Nick)

Role: Actor
Year: 2019

The epic adventures of Captain Underpants

The Epic Tales of Captain Underpants

Role: Actor
Year: 2018

Stranger Things

Stranger Things

Role: Actor
Year: 2016

The Strain

The Strain

Role: Actor
Year: 2014 Go to all TV series

SEAN ASTIN’S MOST RECURRING GENRES

Comedy: 29% Drama: 14% Adventure: 14% Fantasy: 14%

SEAN ASTIN’S STATISTICS ON COMINGSOON.IT

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RECENT ROLES PLAYED BY SEAN ASTIN

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Gloria Bell

Jeremy

Dead Ant

Art

The Do-Over

Ted-O

Unleashed

Carl

Woodlawn

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