August Maturo Biography
|Date of Birth:||2007 , August-28|
|Age:||12 years old|
|Birth Nation:||United States of America|
|Height:||4 Feet 9 inch|
|Birth Name||August Maturo|
|Birth Place/City||Ventura, CA|
|Famous for||Girl Meets World|
|TV Show||Girl Meets World, Weeds, How I Met Your Mother|
|Siblings||Ocean Maturo, Michele Maturo|
American rising child actor, August Maturo, is well recognized for his breakthrough role as Auggie Matthews on the Disney Channel's series, Girl Meets World. His performance in the series won him a nomination for Young Artist Awards. Some of his works include How I Met Your Mother, Dads, and Raising Hope among others.
Early Life Of August Maturo
August Maturo was born on 28th August 2007 in Ventura, California under the birth sign Virgo to mother, Maha Maturo. He grew up along with his younger brother Ocean Maturo and a sister, Michele Maturo.
From the early age of 3, he started acting. Maturo used to act in church plays and used to tell his mother about his passion. Due to his obsession, his mother hired an agent for him.
August Maturo's Career
August Maturo started his career in acting from the early age of four when he was cast in the series, Applebaum. Maturo then worked in dark comedy-drama, Weeds with Mary-Louise Parker, Hunter Parrish, and Justin Kirk. Some of his other works include How I Met Your Mother, Dads, and Raising Hope among others. He also worked in several Nickelodeon's series.
Maturo's breakthrough came in 2014 in Disney Channel's comedy TV series, Girl Meets World which helped him to become one of the youngest children ever to offer a Disney Channel's series. In the series, he portrayed the role of Auggie Matthews alongside Rowan Blanchard, Sabrina Carpenter, Ben Savage, and Danielle Fishel.
Here is the video where August Maturo talks about his work in Girl Meets World:
He has been nominated for Young Artist Awards for his performance in the TV series.
August Maturo's Net Worth
August Maturo has an estimated net worth of $300k, however, the amount is still under review. Maturo makes an impressive money from his acting career.
As per TMZ, in 2014 Maturo earned a salary of $8k per episode. Whereas, as per The Richest, he makes a salary of $9261 per week which made him one of the richest child stars.
In the coming future, his salary is to be increased to $9k per episodes. He has many upcoming projects from which we can assume to see a rise in his net worth in the coming future
August Maturo's Personal Life
The child actor, August Maturo gained fame in a short period of time. Maturo has won hearts of millions of fans from his work. He earned huge fan following on his social media accounts. As of 2018, he has over 2 million followers on his Instagram. In Addition, all his social media are managed by his mother.
Maturo was diagnosed with a life-threatening allergic reaction at the age of 3. He is allergic to nuts, coconut, peanut, and sesame. In an interview, his mother talked about his allergy saying,
"He was three years old and we were at a family get together, he tried a cashew for the first time and he started choking and gagging and his lips swelled. He vomited. I recognized those as symptoms of anaphylaxis and rushed him to the emergency room, where they gave him epinephrine, which is the first-line treatment for anaphylaxis. After that, we met with Auggie’s allergist, who then diagnosed him with his food allergy."
Some of his hobbies include singing and playing the piano. He also loves to play baseball.