Iain Armitage Biography

Biography by Published on Updated on 22 Mar, 2018
Facts of Iain Armitage
Date of Birth: 2008 , July-15
Age: 13 years old
Birth Nation: United States of America
Name Iain Armitage
Father Euan Morton
Mother Lee Armitage
Nationality American
Birth Place/City Harlem area in New York City in the state of New York
Religion Christian
Ethnicity white-American
Profession Actor
Eye Color Blue
Hair Color Blond
Face Color White
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American actor, Iain Armitage is active in the acting field since early childhood. He is known for his lead role, a portrayal of Sheldon Cooper, in an American television comedy series, Young Sheldon since 2017. Armitage also played a recurring role in television series Big Little Lies and also starred as Theo Lachere in Law & Order: Special Victims Unit.

Early Life And Education Of Iain Armitage

Iain Armitage was born 15th July 2008 in Harlem area in New York City in the state of New York to Euan Morton and Lee Armitage. He belongs to White-American ethnicity/race and holds  American nationality.

Armitage’s father is a Scottish actor and singer, whereas, his mother is a theater producer. His maternal grandfather Richard Armitage is a retired American Deputy Secretary of State.

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Armitage is currently attending Primary School. 

Iain Armitage's Career

Iain Armitage began his acting career, at an early age. He debuted with the 2016 American variety television series, Little Big Shots as a guest star. The following year, he played a young child, Theo Lachere in an American police procedural, legal, crime drama television series, Law & Order: Special Victims Unit.

Armitage then played the recurring role of Ziggy Chapman in American television drama series, “Big Little Lies,” starring Reese Witherspoon, Nicole Kidman, and Shailene Woodley. After that, he came into limelight.

Armitage debuted on the big screen with the 2017 American biographical drama film, The Glass Castle, alongside Brie Larson, Woody Harrelson, Max Greenfield, and many others. The same year, he worked in two movies, Our Souls at Night, and I'm Not There.


Armitage also worked in Iain Loves Theatre (2017) as a presenter. Currently, Armitage plays the lead role of Sheldon Cooper in American television comedy series, Young Sheldon alongside stars Zoe Perry, Lance Barber, and Montana Jordan among others.

Iain Armitage's Net worth

As per some online sources, Iain Armitage’s net worth is estimated to be around $300 thousand but the amount is still under review.

Armitage’s movie The Glass Castle was made with the budget of $9 million and was able to accumulate a tremendous amount of $21.7 million at the box office. He is a rising star and yet to climb higher on the ladder of success.

Iain Armitage's Personal life 

Iain Armitage has reached the age of 10 as of 2018. His parents, Lee Armitage, and Euan Morton married in 2004. 

Armitage is also involved in social media sites such as Twitter, Instagram, and Facebook. As of 2018, he amassed 127k followers on Instagram and over 16.9k followers on Twitter.

Armitage loves to spend time with friends and learning different languages. He also enjoys traveling and playing with dogs and toys. 

Below, we present a video of Iain Armitage, where he shared his experience of meeting Oprah Winfrey in an interview with Access Live