• Archie Heaton is the son of actor Charlie Heaton and Japanese musician Akiko Matsuura.
• He is 6 years old, British, and attends elementary school.
• He is an active boy who enjoys outdoor activities and video games.
• Charlie Heaton is an actor and musician best known for his role in the Netflix series "Stranger Things".
• He has been awarded a Screen Actors Guild Award, and had a past drug problem which affected his entry to the US.
Who is Charlie Heaton’s son Archie Heaton?
Archie Heaton was born in England on 19 May 2014 – his zodiac sign is Taurus and he holds British nationality. He is already popular thanks to his parents being the famous actor Charlie Heaton, and the Japanese musician Akiko Matsuura.
Early life and education
Archie is being raised in London by his mother, as his parents split soon after he was born, but he also gets to see his father who has been dating Natalia Dyer, his fellow actress, since 2016.
Archie has just recently started attending elementary school, and has begun playing soccer, while his father is paying for his acting lessons. According to his parents, Archie will be allowed to choose his own profession in the future, but both Akiko and Charlie would like it if he were to attend college and obtain his degree.
Archie doesn’t have any siblings which is why his parents believe they are very likely to spoil him, because of how he can usually get away with anything.
Hobbies and interests
Archie is a very active boy. He spends most of his free time outdoors playing sports with his friends such as soccer and basketball, but he also likes to stay indoors and play video games on his PlayStation 4. He likes to attend classes at school, and is especially interested in math at which he is very good. His father occasionally takes him to watch plays at a local theatre, and new movies at a cinema, hoping to get him interested in the film industry.
Archie is a lover of animals and has been to an animal shelter and to a zoo, but his parents don’t allow him to have a pet.
Age and height
Archie is six years old. He has brown hair and brown eyes, his height is 3ft 9ins (1.15m) and he weighs around 44lbs (20kgs). As of August 2020, his father’s net worth has been estimated at over $300,000, from which Archie no doubt benefits.
Who is Charlie Heaton?
Charlie Heaton was born in Leeds, West Yorkshire, England on 6 February 1994 – his zodiac sign is Aquarius and he holds British nationality.
He is an actor and a musician, probably best known for having portrayed Jonathan Byers in the Netflix supernatural series “Stranger Things” which has been airing since 2016.
Charlie was raised as an only child in Leeds by his mother, as his father abandoned them not long after he was born. He became interested in music at a very early age and his mother enrolled him at a school of the performing arts at which he practiced singing, dancing and acting.
He was also physically active as he played a variety of sports including soccer and tennis, but at the age of 16, Charlie moved to London where he became the drummer of the rock band Comanechi. He spent a year touring with them, and it was while being a member of Comanechi that he met Akiko after she joined the band.
He launched his acting career in 2014, when he was cast to appear in the short movie “Life Needs Courage”, then in 2015 he was cast to portray Michael Stevens in another short film, “The Schoolboy”, as well as the dealer in the movie “Rise of the Footsoldier Part II”, and Frank in the movie “Urban & the Shed Crew”.
He made his debut TV series performance in 2015 as well, after he portrayed Gary McCready in two episodes of the British series “DCI Banks”, Riley in the episode “Changing Tides”, and Luke Dickinson in two episodes of the British medical series “Casualty”.
The year 2016 saw him portray Mark in the American movie “As You Are”, and Stephen Portman in the French-Canadian psychological thriller movie “Shut In”, and in 2017 he appeared in two movies – “The Performers: Act III”, and the Spanish psychological horror mystery movie “Marrowbone”.
Two of his most recent roles have been in the movie “No Future” and the American horror film “The New Mutants”, while he has recently been cast to appear in the American-British movie “The Souvenir Part II” set for release in the second half of 2020.
In 2017, Charlie was awarded a Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series, and was nominated for the same award in 2018 – he was also nominated for a Teen Choice Award for Choice Scene Stealer, and another Screen Actors Guild Award in 2020.
Charlie is said to have had drug problems in the past. When the second season of the series “Stranger Things” held its premiere on 21 October 2017, Charlie wasn’t allowed to enter the US after flying there from London, because cocaine was found in his possession, however, he later stated that he was ‘affected by an issue at U.S. immigration’ and that nothing was related to cocaine.