Maxwell Jenkins Biography
|Date of Birth:||2005 , April-30|
|Age:||16 years old|
Maxwell Jenkins is an American actor. He is well known for his acting credits in Sense8 and Betrayal. In 2016, Jenkins rose to prominence from his appearance as Ryan Jensen in a Family Man. As of 2018, Jenkins portrays the character Will Robinson in the Netflix science fiction series Lost in Space.
Early Life And Career Of Maxwell Jenkins
Maxwell Jenkins was born on 30 April 2005 to mother Julie Greenberg Jenkins and father Jeff Jinkins, a former Ringling clown. Both his parents are co-founders and serve as directors of Midnight Circus in Chicago. The circus also funds general improvements for the Chicago playgrounds the Circus is hosted in.
Maxwell Jenkins is of White ethnicity and holds American nationality. He also has a sister named Samantha Jenkins.
Since his early age of five, Maxwell Jenkins started performing in Circus. He performed acts like juggling, mandolin, and tightwire.
At the age of twelve, Jenkins made his first television appearance as Oliver on ABC's Betrayal.
After that, he worked with Lana Wachowski in the series Sense8. In 2016, he made his feature film debut from A Family Man as a young boy fighting leukemia, opposite Anupam Kher, Gerard Butler, and Gretchen Mol.
Currently, he portrays the character Will Robinson in Netflix's series Lost in Space.
Maxwell Jenkin's Net Worth
Maxwell Jenkins earns a decent amount of money from his career as an actor and as per the estimation of some online sources, his net worth is around a six-digit mark. Till date, he has made his appearance in various television series. Child stars like Finn Wolfhard and Gaten Matarazzo earned a salary $30,000 per episode during the initial phase of their career. Likewise, Jenkins also may earn the same amount. He also makes a good amount of money playing mandolin and singing with his band in the Circus. As a circus performer, he makes $35,000 to $80,000 every year.
Jenkins' parents own an SUV($40,000). He is just 13 years of age with a bright future in the entertainment field which will surely increase his net worth in the coming days.
Maxwell Jenkin's Personal Life
Maxwell Jenkins is very young for his age to get involved in love affairs. He is busy building his career and studying. He is very fond of music, as he sings and plays mandolin for the band Cowboy Jesus and the Sugar Bums.
Jenkins is also very fond of pets and owns a pit bull.
Check Jenkins' interview about his new work in The Lost Space,