Noah Schnapp is known as an American actor who has attained prominence for his role as Will Byers in the Netflix horror series, Stranger Things. He has also starred in other films like Bridge of Spies.
The actor was born in New York City, New York, United States of America on October 3rd, 2004. He was raised outside in Scarsdale. He was born into a family of five people and he has a twin sister.
His passion for acting began when he was five years old after watching the Broadway production of Annie hence in school he ensure he got acting roles in various performances and in community plays. His acting teacher told him to start acting professionally when he was 8 years hence his parents enrolled him in an acting program in Westchester’s Start Kidz then the coach, Alyson Isbrandtsen later referred him to MKS&D Talent Management to open career opportunities for him.
As an actor, he debuted his career in the Academy Award-winning film Bridge of Spies in 2015 which was directed by Steven Spielberg and in the film he played the role of Roger, the son of James B. Donovan. He later got the lead character Charlie Brown in the animated movie, The Peanuts Movie.
The actor got his breakthrough in July 2016 when he got featured in the Netflix series, Stranger Things where he played the role of Will Byers and has since played a reoccurring role in the film.
Meet Schnapp parents, Karine and Mitchell
On October 3rd, 2004, Noah Schnapp’s parents, Karine and Mitchell welcomed their baby boy and her twin sister Chloe.
His father, Mitchell Schnapp is known to be a big fan of football who mostly took his son with him to watch matches however after noticing his son is much interested in acting he threw all his support behind him to become successful.