Erik Per Sullivan

Inside Biography

Erik Per Sullivan is a former American actor best known for playing the role of Dewey on the hit Fox television series, Malcolm in the Middle, for seven years. He is also a voice actor and is known for works on Arthur and the Invisibles and Finding Nemo.     

Born In Ma s sachusetts And Studied At The University Of Southern California 

Erik Per Sullivan was born on July 12, 1991, in Worcester, Ma s sachusetts, the United States of America, to father Fred Sullivan; a restauranter and mother Ann Sullivan. His mom who was born in Sweden was naturalized as a US citizen in 2007. 


He is the only child of his parents. He is of American nationality and belongs to white ethnicity. 

The American actor learned to play the piano and the saxophone at a very young age. He also has learne to speak the Swedish language. 

He completed his schooling and high school from Phillips Exeter Academy and Mount Saint Charles Academy respectively. He then attended the University of Southern California from 2009 to 2010. As per the source, he learns acting from KD College, in Dallas, Texas.

Career: Appearance In Malcolm In The Middle

Erik Per Sullivan started his career with small roles in Armageddon and Wonderland. He portrayed the orphaned child Fuzzy Stone in the 1999 drama romance film The Cider House Rules.

In January 2000, he got a major role in the Fox hit television sitcom, Malcolm in the Middle, alongside Frankie MunizJustin Berfield, and Bryan Cranston.

He played the role of Dewey, the younger brother of Malcolm, in the film. The TV show aired for six years, from January 9, 2000, to May 14, 2006.

Sullivan played a major role of a child in the horror film, Wendigo, in 2001. In the following year, he played the role of the only child, Charlie Sumner, in the drama thriller film, Unfaithful.

He played the role of Spike in the comedy film, Christmas with the Kranks, in 2004. In 2003, he provided his voice to characters of the animated film, Finding Nemo.

In 2005, he and his Malcolm co-star Jane Kaczmarek wrote a children's book titled Together. By the end of June 2006, the child actor appeared in numerous advertisements.

Currently, he is not active in his career and has also preferred to live an anonymous life. Also, he is not active in any kind of social media platform. 

Estimated Net Worth is $3 Million

Erik Per Sullivan is a successful American actor and it's certain that the 28-year-old has earned a decent amount of money throughout his career.

According to the Celebrity Net Worth, Sullivan has an estimated net worth of $3 million. While appearing on Malcolm in the Middle, he and Frankie Muniz made $30,000 per episode.

Relationship With Girlfriend Daveigh Chase

Moving towards the personal life of Erik Per Sullivan, the Hollywood star is in a romantic relationship with actress Daveigh Chase

Daveigh is best known for playing the role of Samantha Darko in the 2001 drama mystery film, Donnie Darko.

CAPTION: Erik Per Sullivan and his girlfriend Daveigh Chase SOURCE: Cosmopolitan

The couple started dating in 2009. It's been 10 years since the boyfriend-girlfriend duo started their relationship and it seems they are still going strong. 

by Arsad, 17 Sep, 2019

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