Asa Butterfield


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Asa Butterfield was born in Islington, London, England, to Jacqueline Farr and Sam Butterfield. He began acting at the age of 8, after a talent spotting casting director saw him at his local after school drama club, The Young Actors Theatre in Islington. Following on from a couple of small roles in films, he was cast, at 10 as Bruno in The Boy in ... See full bio »

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Hugo Hugo Cabret
(2011)
Ender's Game Ender Wiggin
(2013)
Sex Education Otis Milburn
(2019-2021)

Filmography

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  Watch the Skies (filming) (voice)
 2022 The Prophecy (Podcast Series documentary)
Marcel
- Knock Knock (2022) ... Marcel
- All Roads Lead To... (2022) ... Marcel
- Truth Is... (2022) ... Marcel
- Missing (2022) ... Marcel
- Come Through the Sawmill (2022) ... Marcel
 2022 Choose or Die
Isaac
 2022 Flux Gourmet
Billy Rubin
 2019-2021 Sex Education (TV Series)
Otis Milburn
- Episode #3.8 (2021) ... Otis Milburn
- Episode #3.7 (2021) ... Otis Milburn
- Episode #3.6 (2021) ... Otis Milburn
- Episode #3.5 (2021) ... Otis Milburn
- Episode #3.4 (2021) ... Otis Milburn
 2020 50 States of Fright (TV Series short)
Brandon Boyd
- Grey Cloud Island (Minnesota) - Part 3 (2020) ... Brandon Boyd
- Grey Cloud Island (Minnesota) - Part 2 (2020) ... Brandon Boyd
- Grey Cloud Island (Minnesota) - Part 1 (2020) ... Brandon Boyd
 2019/I Greed
Finn
 2018 Time Freak
Stillman
 2018 Slaughterhouse Rulez
Willoughby Blake
 2018 Then Came You
Calvin
 2018 Right Place Wrong Tim (Short)
Tim
 2017 Thunderbirds Are Go (TV Series)
Space Controller Conrad
- Long Haul (2017) ... Space Controller Conrad (voice)
 2017/I Journey's End
Second Lieutenant Raleigh
 2017 The House of Tomorrow
Sebastian Prendergast
 2017/I The Space Between Us
Gardner Elliot
 2015 Ten Thousand Saints
Jude
 2014 A Brilliant Young Mind
Nathan Ellis
 2013 Ender's Game
Ender Wiggin
 2011 Hugo
Hugo Cabret
 2010 Nanny McPhee Returns
Norman Green
 2010 The Wolfman
Young Ben
 2008-2009 Merlin (TV Series)
Mordred
- The Witch's Quickening (2009) ... Mordred
- The Nightmare Begins (2009) ... Mordred
- The Beginning of the End (2008) ... Mordred
 2008 Ashes to Ashes (TV Series)
Donny
- Episode #1.6 (2008) ... Donny
 2007 Son of Rambow
Brethren Boy
 2006 After Thomas (TV Movie)
Andrew
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Height:

6' (1.83 m)

Children:

None

Parents:

Jacqueline Farr | Sam Butterfield

Relatives:

Morgan Butterfield (sibling) | See more »
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I always think that trying to push yourself as an actor in a direction that you've never been before, developing characters which are more difficult to get into the head of, or are more interesting and further away from yourself, is always a challenge. But, you want to take up that challenge and try your best. See more »

Trivia:

He was one of the final candidates for the third film incarnation of Peter Parker/Spider-Man, though Tom Holland was cast instead. On May 14, 2015, film journalist Umberto Gonzalez reported that Asa had already been chosen for the role, a story carried by most film news sites. In both the 2010 and 2015 casting cycles for Spider-Man, no actor reported by film websites as being all-but-confirmed ... See more »

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