Jack Dylan Grazer

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to navigation Jump to search
Jack Dylan Grazer
Jack Dylan Grazer by Gage Skidmore.jpg
Grazer at the 2018 San Diego Comic-Con
Born (2003-09-03) September 3, 2003 (age 15)
OccupationActor
Years active2014–present
RelativesBrian Grazer (uncle)
Jana Grazer (mother)

Jack Dylan Grazer (born September 3, 2003) is an American actor. Grazer rose to prominence in 2017 with his portrayal of Eddie Kaspbrak in the feature film adaptation of Stephen King's It and the sequel It: Chapter Two; he also had a role in the CBS series Me, Myself, and I. He will also star in the upcoming DC Comics film Shazam!, portraying Freddy Freeman.

Personal life[edit]

Grazer's uncle is Oscar-winning producer Brian Grazer.[1][2] He is of part Jewish heritage.[3][2]

The cast members of It remain close friends, often hanging out when not on set. Grazer often chronicles off-set moments with pictures and videos of the cast.

Grazer enjoys skateboarding and playing the flute. His hero is comedian Robin Williams, and Grazer stated the film Stand by Me influenced him to become an actor.[4]

Filmography[edit]

Film[edit]

Year Title Role Notes
2015 Tales of Halloween Younger Joey Stranger
2017 Scales: Mermaids Are Real Adam Wilts
It Eddie Kaspbrak
2018 Beautiful Boy 12-year-old Nic Sheff
2019 Shazam! Freddy Freeman[5]
It: Chapter Two Young Eddie Kaspbrak (flashbacks) Post-production; Shared role with James Ransone
Don't Tell a Soul Joey Chambliss[6]

Television[edit]

Year Title Role Notes
2014 The Greatest Event in Television History Son Episode: "Bosom Buddies"
2015 Comedy Bang! Bang! Kayden Aukerman Episode: "Jesse Tyler Ferguson Wears a Brown Checked Shirt and Stripey Socks"
2017–18 Me, Myself & I Young Alex Riley 10 episodes
2018 Speechless Rev Episode: "E-I-- EIGHTEEN"

References[edit]

  1. ^ "What's new on traditional TV".
  2. ^ a b "Periscope". Newsweek and The Daily Beast. December 24, 2000. Retrieved January 1, 2013.
  3. ^ Michaelson, Judith (February 16, 1992). "MOVIES: Imagine That: Riddle: How can a person be in the spotlight and still be in the shadows? Answer: Check out producer Brian Grazer's career". Los Angeles Times. Retrieved January 1, 2013.
  4. ^ https://www.hollywoodreporter.com/lists/hollywoods-top-30-stars-under-age-18-1130157/item/top-kids-jack-dylan-grazer-1130142
  5. ^ Couch, Aaron; Kit, Borys (December 6, 2017). "'It' Star Joins DC's 'Shazam!'". The Hollywood Reporter. Retrieved December 7, 2017.
  6. ^ N'Duka, Amanda (January 11, 2019). "Rainn Wilson, Mena Suvari, Fionn Whitehead, Jack Dylan Grazer Topline 'Don't Tell A Soul' Thriller". Deadline Hollwood. Retrieved January 11, 2019.

External links[edit]