The Best Child and Teen Actors 2018

by paulili-46836 | created - 16 Sep 2018 | updated - 16 Sep 2018 | Public

My favorite Child Actors. This isn`t a specific order.

1. Noah Schnapp

Actor | Stranger Things

Noah can be seen in a central role on season 2 of the Award-winning Netflix series "Stranger Things" where he portrays Will Byers opposite Winona Ryder. The series was nominated for various awards in 2016 and 2017, including a Golden Globe for Best Drama Television Series, a SAG Award for ...

2. Madison Wolfe

Actress | The Conjuring 2

Madison Wolfe made her debut with the Will Ferrell-Zach Galifianakis comedy The Campaign and in the last two years has racked up a considerable amount of credits. While managing the workload of school, she simultaneously landed the role in The Campaign, and On the Road, directed by Walter Salles ...

3. Jacob Tremblay

Actor | Room

Jacob Tremblay is a Canadian actor. He made his film debut as Blue in the live action animated film The Smurfs 2 (2013). His breakout performance was in the dark drama Room (2015), for which he received critical acclaim. In 2016, Tremblay played a supporting role in the comedy film Donald Trump's ...

4. Millie Bobby Brown

Actress | Stranger Things

Millie Bobby Brown (born 19 February 2004) is an English actress and model. She rose to prominence for her role as Eleven in the Netflix science fiction drama series Stranger Things (2016), for which she earned a Primetime Emmy Award nomination for Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Drama Series ...

5. Jaeden Martell

Actor | St. Vincent

Jaeden Martell was born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. In 2011, at the age of eight, he moved with his mother across the country to Los Angeles. He never expected that this adventure would lead him into a life of acting. Without any acting classes or training and shortly after arriving in Los ...

6. Mackenzie Foy

Actress | Interstellar

Mackenzie Christine Foy was born 10 November 2000. She began her career as a child model in 2004, working for Garnet Hill, Polo Ralph Lauren, and Guess Kids. She has also modelled in print ads for companies such as Rubbermaid, Jones Apparel Group, The Walt Disney Company, Mattel, Target Corporation...

7. Jack Dylan Grazer

Actor | It

Jack Dylan Grazer was born in Los Angeles, California, to parents Angela LaFever and Gavin Grazer.

Growing up in and around the entertainment world it was not long before Jack's talent was spotted and he was encouraged to try acting professionally.

Never afraid of hard work, always with a smile on ...

8. Joshua Rush

Actor | Andi Mack

Joshua Rush is an actor, known for Andi Mack (2017), Parental Guidance (2012) and Emelie (2015).

9. Finn Wolfhard

Actor | It

A native of Vancouver, British Columbia, actor Finn Wolfhard stars as Mike Wheeler in the critically acclaimed Netflix Original Series "Stranger Things." The hit series has received various accolades, including a Screen Actors Guild (SAG) Award for Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama ...

10. Benjamin Haigh

Actor | The Conjuring 2

Benjamin Haigh is an actor, known for The Conjuring 2 (2016) and Genius (2017).

11. Wyatt Oleff

Actor | I Am Not Okay with This

Wyatt Oleff was born on July 13, 2003 in Chicago, Illinois, USA. He is an actor and director, known for I Am Not Okay with This (2020), It (2017) and Guardians of the Galaxy (2014).

12. Caleb McLaughlin

Actor | Stranger Things

Caleb McLaughlin is known for his role as Lucas Sinclair on the hit Netflix Original series, Stranger Things. However, Caleb has worked on several television shows which include: ABC Forever, CBS Unforgettable, NBC Law & Order SVU, HBO Miniseries Show Me a Hero, ABC 20/20 What Would You Do?, HBO's ...

13. Cameron King

Actor | Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children

Cameron King was born on the 21st of October 2002 in Oxfordshire, United Kingdom. From an early age, Cameron knew he wanted to be an actor. He started his career in TV, filming a children's programme called Hank Zipzer (2014) starring the Fonz (Henry Winkler) and also doing commercials. Then as he ...

14. Louis Davison

Actor | Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children

Louis Davison made his stage debut aged 14 playing Prince Edward in Richard the Third with Martin Freeman in the West End directed by Jamie Lloyd. He was cast as Victor in Tim Burton's Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children when he was spotted at The Orange Tree Youth Theatre in Richmond. He ...

15. Sadie Sink

Actress | Stranger Things

Sadie Sink is an actress, best known for her role as Suzanne Ballard on Odyssey (2015), Kimberly on The Bleeder (2016) and Lori on The Glass Castle (2017). It has recently been announced that Sink has been cast in the highly coveted role of 'Max' for season 2 of Stranger Things (2017). Sadie also ...

16. Jeremy Ray Taylor

Actor | It

Jeremy Ray Taylor is an actor and director, known for It (2017), It Chapter Two (2019) and 42 (2013).

17. Max Charles

Actor | The Strain

At just 16 years of age, Max Charles is already an industry veteran, landing coveted roles on and off the big screen and working with some of Hollywood's most respected and acclaimed actors, writers and directors.

Most recently, this charismatic and endearing young talent was nominated as "Best ...

18. Isabella Crovetti

Actress | Joy

Isabella Crovetti began her acting career in the fall of 2010. As both her parents have careers in the industry, Isabella is no stranger to the world of film and television.

It wasn't long before Isabella was signed with the Osbrink talent agency, one of the top children's talent agencies in Los ...

19. Percy Hynes White

Actor | Cast No Shadow

Percy Hynes White is known for his work on Cast No Shadow (2014), The Gifted (2017) and Between (2015).

20. Mckenna Grace

Actress | Gifted

Mckenna Grace was born on June 25, 2006 in the USA. She is known for her work on Gifted (2017), I, Tonya (2017) and Annabelle Comes Home (2019).

21. Asher Angel

Actor | Shazam!

Asher Angel was born as Asher Dov Angel. He is an actor, known for Shazam! (2019), Andi Mack (2017) and Criminal Minds: Beyond Borders (2016).

22. Chosen Jacobs

Actor | It

Chosen Jacobs is definitely a rising star! Although new to Hollywood, he has always been able to entertain a crowd.

Chosen Jacobs is best known for his role as Mike Hanlon in the box office hit film, "IT Chapter One" and "IT Chapter Two". He has a recurring role on the hit CBS show "Hawaii Five-0," ...

23. Shailyn Pierre-Dixon

Actress | Suicide Squad

Shailyn Pierre-Dixon is best known for her role as 'Young Aminata' in the 2015 award-winning mini-series The Book of Negroes, an adaptation of Lawrence Hill's highly acclaimed novel of the same title. Shailyn's powerful performance won her a Canadian Screen Award for Best Supporting Actress, as ...

24. Milo Parker

Actor | Mr. Holmes

Milo Parker was born in October 2002 in Ipswich, England as Milo Jared Parker. He is an actor, known for Mr. Holmes (2015), Robot Overlords (2014) and Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children (2016).

25. Ronan Carroll

Actor | 9-1-1

Ronan Carroll is an actor, known for 9-1-1 (2018), 13 Reasons Why (2017) and Mixed-ish (2019).

26. Priah Ferguson

Actress | Stranger Things

Priah Nicole Ferguson was born in Atlanta, Georgia and is the eldest of two girls. She is best known for her breakout role as Erica Sinclair on season 2 of Stranger Things. Her old-soul and quick-wit charm always had people in stitches. Her parents, also artistic, recognized her outgoing and ...

27. Ty Simpkins

Actor | Jurassic World

At his young age, Ty Simpkins has proudly accomplished more than most in the world of entertainment - he has starred in two of the biggest blockbusters of all time. Simpkins can be seen opposite Bryce Dallas Howard and Chris Pratt in Universal's dinosaur box office monster hit Jurassic World. Prior...

28. Ariana Greenblatt

Actress | Monster Problems

Born in New York, Ariana Greenblatt is an American actress. Only five years into her career, Ariana Greenblatt is one of the busiest young actresses in Hollywood, having already been named one to watch on THR's 2019 Young Hollywood list. She is poised to breakout this summer with her turn as 'Julia...

29. Miya Cech

Actress | Are You Afraid of the Dark?

Breaking into entertainment as a model at just 4 years old, actress Miya Cech's most significant role is as fan favorite 'Zu' in the 2018 feature film "The Darkest Minds." Starring alongside Mandy Moore and Amandla Stenberg, the film, directed by Jennifer Yuh Nelson, is an adaptation of the #1 New ...

30. Hank Greenspan

Actor | The Neighborhood

Hank Greenspan is an actor, known for The Neighborhood (2018) and 13 Reasons Why (2017).

31. Sophia Lillis

Actress | It

Sophia Lillis was born in Crown Heights, Brooklyn. She started her acting career at the age of seven, when her stepfather encouraged her to take acting classes at Lee Strasberg Theatre and Film Institute in Manhattan. While studying there, a teacher recommended her for a role in an NYU student film...

32. Gabriel Bateman

Actor | Child's Play

Within a couple of months of auditioning, Gabriel Bateman appeared in several commercials and print ads and booked a pilot and a feature film. Gabriel is the youngest of eight children, most of whom love creative arts. His four older brothers are Justin Bateman, Aleq Bateman, Noah E. Bateman, and ...

33. Lulu Wilson

Actress | Annabelle: Creation

Deemed "a standout", "particularly impressive" and "worthy of especially high marks" for her terrifying starring role in Mike Flanagan's Ouija: Origin of Evil (2016), Lulu Wilson continues to command audience attention at only 11 years old.

Originally from New York City, Wilson made her film debut ...

34. Kylie Rogers

Actress | Home Before Dark

Kylie Rogers was born as Kylie Ann Rogers on February 18, 2004 in Texas, USA. She move Los Angeles in 2012 at the age of 8. Kylie's first major film was the lead role of "Sunshine" in Space Station 76 (2014), working alongside Patrick Wilson, Liv Tyler, Matt Bomer and Marisa Coughlan. That role was...

35. Jeremy Maguire

Actor | Modern Family

Jeremy Maguire is an actor, known for Modern Family (2009), The Last Ship (2014) and The Virgin of Highland Park.

36. Atticus Shaffer

Actor | Frankenweenie

Atticus Ronald Shaffer was born on June 19, 1998 to Ron and Debbie Shaffer, with whom he resides in Acton, California. Atticus was discovered by his manager in 2006 and soon landed a guest starring role in the series The Class (2006). That role led him to the role of Brick in the original ABC pilot,...

37. Peyton Wich

Actor | Stranger Things

Peyton Wich is best known as Troy, the bullying middle schooler in the critically acclaimed Stranger Things television series on Netflix. Most recently, he re-teamed with Stranger Things executive producer Shawn Levy on the science fiction thriller The Darkest Minds, portraying the super ...

38. Lidya Jewett

Actress | Good Girls

Lidya Jewett is known for her work on Good Girls (2018), Feel the Beat (2020) and Hidden Figures (2016).

39. Philip Zhao

Actor | Ready Player One

Philip Zhao is an actor, known for Ready Player One (2018), The 40th Annual Young Artist Awards (2019) and Made in Hollywood (2005).

40. Jackson Robert Scott

Actor | It

Jackson Robert Scott is best known for his breakthrough role in the 2017 remake of Stephen King's It (2017) as the iconic character Georgie. Following his groundbreaking appearance in "It", Scott went on to land a series regular role in the pilot Locke & Key (2020) also directed by "It" ...



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