Oakes Fegley Biography

Biography by Published on Updated on 05 Jan, 2021
Facts of Oakes Fegley
Date of Birth: 2004 , November-11
Age: 16 years old
Birth Nation: United States of America
Height: 4 Feet 11 inch
Name Oakes Fegley
Birth Name Oakes Fegley
Father Michael Fegley
Mother Merce Fegley
Nationality American
Birth Place/City Allentown, Pennsylvania, USA
Profession Actor
Online Presence Instagram
Movies Fort Bliss, This Is Where I Leave You, Pete's Dragon, Wonderstruck, The Truth About Lies, The Goldfinch, The War with Grandpa
TV Show Boardwalk Empire, Person of Interest
Siblings 2 (1 brother, 1 sister)
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Oakes Fegley is an American actor known for his roles in movies like Fort Bliss, This Is Where I Leave You, Pete's Dragon, Wonderstruck, The Truth About Lies, and The Goldfinch, and TV series like Boardwalk Empire and Person of Interest. 

How Old is Oakes Fegley? What is his Height?

Oakes Fegley was born on November 11, 2004, in Allentown, Pennsylvania, the second of three children, to actor Michael Fegley and actress Merce Fegley. He is 16 years old at the time of this writing and has a height of 4 feet 11 inches (1.5 meters), although, at 14, he is not done growing yet.

Comes From an Acting Family

Oakes Fegley is a second-generation actor, taking after both his parents. His father, Michael Fegley, is known for movies like Margarita Happy Hour, Tracks, and Billboard. His mother, Merce Fegley, is known for 2014's Samuel's Game.

The Fegley family SOURCE: Hoodoo Child

Both Oakes' siblings are also in the acting business. His older sister, August Fegley, has appeared in movies like Samuel's Game and The Ground that Sinks, and his younger brother, Winslow Fegley, played the titular character in Timmy Failure: Mistakes Were Made

Career

Oakes Fegley made his on-screen acting debut in 2013 and his feature film debut the following year in the drama film Fort Bliss starring Michelle Monaghan, Ron Livingston, and Pablo Schreiber, among others. 

Later that year, he played a young Judd Altman (Jason Bateman) in the comedy-drama This Is Where I Leave You starring Tina Fey, Adam Driver, Timothy Olyphant, Rose Byrne, Connie Britton, Kathryn Hahn, and Dax Shepard

Oakes Fegley as a young Theo Decker in The Goldfinch SOURCE: IMDb

He loaded his first starring role as Pete in the 2016 fantasy adventure film Pete's Dragon and went on to have several notable roles in movies like Wonderstruck, The Truth About Lies, The Goldfinch (starring Ansel Elgort), and The War with Grandpa (alongside Robert De Niro).

On television, Oakes Fegley is most known for playing Young Elias "Eli" Thompson in the HBO period crime drama series Boardwalk Empire and Gabriel Hayward in the CBS sci-fi crime-drama series Person of Interest.   

What is Oakes Fegley's Net Worth?

According to several online sources, Oakes Fegley is believed to have a net worth of around $500 thousand. At only 14, Fegley is one of the most aspiring child actors in the world, with high-profile roles in movies like Fort Bliss, This Is Where I Leave You, Pete's Dragon, Wonderstruck, The Truth About Lies, and The Goldfinch, and TV series like Boardwalk Empire and Person of Interest. 

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