• Judah Lewis is an American actor born in 2001, known for his portrayal of Cole in the horror comedy film "The Babysitter"
• He was raised in Los Angeles by his Jewish parents and attended local high school, but did not pursue a college degree
• Judah made his debut film appearance in 2014, and has since had roles in "Deliverance Creek", "CSI: Cyber", and "Point Break", among others
• He is a lover of animals and has a pet dog, and his hobbies include playing baseball, practicing martial arts, and traveling
• Judah is 19 years old, stands at 5ft 9ins (1.75m), and has an estimated net worth of over $500,000
Who is Judah Lewis?
Judah Lewis was born in Los Angeles, California USA, on 22 May 2001 – his zodiac sign is Gemini and he holds American nationality. He is an actor who might be known best for his portrayal of Cole, one of the lead characters in the horror comedy film “The Babysitter” written by Brian Duffield, directed by Joseph McGinty Nichol (McG), and which also starred Samara Weaving and Robbie Amell – the movie follows a young boy spying on his babysitter; it received mixed reviews.
Childhood and education
Judah was raised in Los Angeles, by his Jewish parents Mark and Hara Lewis, who are both actors and acting teachers, and who motivated and encouraged Judah to pursue a career as an actor. He started practicing acting while attending elementary school, but was more interested in playing baseball than in anything else. Judah played for his school’s team, while he also learned to play the drums, and after enrolling at a local high school joined a school band but which broke apart after two months – he also continued to play baseball for his high school’s team.
Judah matriculated in 2019, and it appears that he’s decided not to pursue a college degree but to focus on his acting career.
Career as an actor
Judah made his debut film appearance in 2014, when he was cast to portray Caleb Barlow in the romantic western drama “Deliverance Creek”, written by Melissa Carter, directed by Jon Amiel, and which starred Lauren Ambrose, Wes Ramsey and Christopher Backus – it follows a mother of three who is trying to save her land from being stolen from her after the Civil War; the film won one award and was nominated for two others.
The following year saw Judah make his debut TV series appearance when he portrayed Denny Metz in the episode “Kidnapping 2.0” of the mystery crime drama “CSI: Cyber” while he also played Chris, one of the lead characters in the action comedy movie “Demolition”, which also starred Jake Gyllenhaal and Naomi Watts, and is about an investment banker who, after his wife dies in a car crash, has to learn how to live again – the movie won Jean-Marc Valle an Audience Award, while it was nominated for two other awards. Also in 2015, Judah made an uncredited appearance as Young Utah in the action adventure crime film “Point Break”, which starred Edgar Ramirez and Luke Bracey and received mixed reviews.
He then auditioned alongside five other actors for the role of Spiderman in the film “Spider-Man: Homecoming”, which eventually went to Tom Holland.
In 2016 he was Young Gil in five episodes of the drama series “Game of Silence”, which received mostly positive reviews, and in 2018 he played one of the lead characters – Tommy ‘Eats’ Eaton – in the horror mystery comedy film “Summer of 84”, written by Matt Leslie and Stephen J. Smith and directed by Francois Simard, which also starred Graham Verchere and Caleb Emery.
The story follows several teenagers who are investigating the possibility of their police officer neighbor being a serial killer – it was nominated for five awards.
The same year saw Judah play Teddy in the family adventure comedy movie “The Christmas Chronicles”, which is about brother and sister Teddy and Kate Pierce, who are planning to catch Santa on their camera. In the second half of 2019, he played Connor Harper in the horror crime film “I See You”, while his most recent appearance has been in the 2020 horror comedy movie “The Babysitter: Killer Queen” in which he reprised his role as Cole – the sequel follows Cole after he starts attending high school.
Judah has recently been cast to reprise his role as Teddy in the upcoming sequel “The Christmas Chronicles 2”, set to be released on 25 November 2020.
Love life and dating
Judah is very secretive when it comes to his love life, and hasn’t talked about any girls he might have dated and it’s widely believed that he will try to find himself a Jewish girlfriend because he and his family are highly religious.
There are rumors circulating the internet that Judah might be gay, as he hasn’t been seen spending time with any girls nor officially been dating anyone, however, he hasn’t commented on his sexuality. It is also believed that he might be secretly seeing someone today, as two of his fans claimed to have seen him walking hand in hand with a non-celebrity girl in the streets of Los Angeles, but no evidence has been provided to support these rumors.
As of October 2020, Judah is single, hasn’t married and doesn’t have children.
Hobbies and other interests
Judah is physically very active, as he has several training sessions at the gym each week, and is also following a strict diet mostly because its important for his acting career to stay fit – he still occasionally plays baseball with his friends and is planning to start practicing martial arts.
He likes to travel, and his career as an actor has taken him to several US states, while he’s also had a chance to visit two European countries, England and France.
Judah is a lover of animals and has a pet dog, while his favorite ‘animals’ are dolphins.
He has his own favorite actors, some of whom are the late Heath Ledger, the late Robin Williams, and Robert Downey Jr. A few of his favorite movies are “The Dark Knight”, “Good Will Hunting” and “Iron Man” – he is also keen on watching animated comedy series, and his favorites are “Rick & Morty” and “South Park”.
Age, height and net worth
Judah’s age is 19. He has brown hair and brown eyes, his height is 5ft 9ins (1.75m) and he weighs around 150lbs (68kgs).
As of October 2020, his net worth has been estimated at over $500,000.