Haley Joel Osment Biography

Biography by Published on Updated on 22 Oct, 2019
Facts of Haley Joel Osment
Name Haley Joel Osment
Father Eugene Osment
Mother Theresa Seifert Osment
Nationality American
Birth Place/City Los Angeles, California
Ethnicity White
Profession Actor
Net Worth $12 million
Eye Color Blue
Hair Color Blonde
Weight in KG 64 kg
Girlfriend Mae Whitman
Married Not Yet
Education Tisch School of the Arts
Awards Critics' Choice Movie Award
Movies The Sixth Sense
TV Show Comedy Bang! Bang!
Siblings Emily Osment
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Haley Joel Osment is an American actor who rose to fame after his performance as a young M.Night Shyamalan’s thriller movie ‘The Sixth Sense,’ which earned him a nomination for the Academy Award for the Best Supporting Actor. Similarly, he has also appeared in several high-profile Hollywood films including ‘Pay It Forward’ and ‘A.I. Artificial Intelligence'.

Brother Of  Emily Osment

Haley Joel Osment was born on 10 April 1988, in Los Angeles, California. He is a proud son of Michael Eugene Osment, who was a theater and film actor and Theresa, who was a teacher by profession. His parents were natives of Birmingham, and he was raised Roman Catholic. He also has a sister named Emily Osment, who is also a popular actress.

CAPTION: Haley Joel Osment during his childhood days SOURCE: Movies Predators

Haley Joel Osment attended Flintridge Preparatory School in La Canada, California and graduated from New York University’s Tisch School of Arts in 2011.

As a child, he was interested in playing a sport such as a basketball, football, and golf.

Movie Career

His acting career started at the age of four when he won the part in a Pizza Hut TV commercial, advertising their ‘Big Foot’ Pizza. By the time he was 10, he had racked up an impressive number of TV credits such as ‘The Jeff Foxworthy Show’ and ‘Thunder Alley,’ in addition to appearing in numerous TV movies including ‘The Ransom of Red Chief’, ‘Cab to Canada’’ and ‘Last Stand at Saber River’.

Haley Joel Osment began his career on the big screen from the film ‘Bogus’ in 1996 as an orphaned boy. In 1999, Haley Joel blew audiences away from his performance as the haunted little boy at the center of the supernatural thriller ‘The Sixth Sense’. He even earned an Academy Award nomination for the 'Best Supporting Actor'. In 2000, Osment appeared in the critically panned ‘Pay It Forward’ and the following summer, he appeared in Steven Spielberg’s long-awaited science fiction film 'A.I.: Artificial Intelligence' as a mechanical boy.

Recently, he has been a part of several TV shows and movies such as ‘Me Him Her’, ‘Yoga Hosers’, ‘Holding Patterns’, ‘The Spoils Before Dying’, ‘Comedy Bang! Bang!’, ‘Drunk History’ and so on.

Who Is Haley Joel Osment Dating? Know His Personal Life In Detail 

Back in 2000, there were rumors of Haley Joel Osment dating Mae Whitman, but the couple denied the fact. He is not married yet and also has no children. Currently, according to some sources, Osment has a girlfriend; however, he has not disclosed most of the information related to his lady love. The lovely couple, while spending quality time together, has often been caught by paparazzi, and we must say that they look great together.

Controversy

Haley Joel Osment’s career started drowning when he was arrested for driving under the influence, which resulted in 3 years of probation. After the incident he moved to New York to study at New York University and in 2008, he took a break from his studies so that he could make his Broadway debut in the maligned revival of David Mamet’s ‘American Buffalo.’

Net Worth Of $12 Million 

The net worth of Haley Joel Osment is estimated at $12 million dollars, making him one of the wealthiest actors in Hollywood. He earned his outstanding net worth appearing in several movies and TV shows. 

In the year 2001, he received $1 million from his portrayal in Pay It Forward and in the following years he received $2 million for his role in Artificial Intelligence: AI.

He also gets paid by numerous ads, sponsorship, endorsements, and so on.

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