|Celebrated Name:||Asa Butterfield|
|Real Name/Full Name:||Asa Maxwell Thornton|
|Age:||24 years old|
|Birth Date:||1 April 1997|
|Birth Place:||Islington, London, United Kingdom|
|Children/Kids (Son and Daughter):||No|
|Is Asa Butterfield Gay?:||N/A|
|Net Worth in 2021:||$6 million|
|Last Updated:||August 2021|
Asa Butterfield is an English actor who started his productions with the Young Actors Theatre. He became famous after his appearance in a television movie “After Thomas.” He has appeared in guest-starring, co-starring, and starring roles in both films like Son of Rambow, The Wolfman, Nanny McPhee, and the Big Bang, Hugo and Enders Game and also in a television projects like Ashes to Ashes and Merlin.
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Early Life & Biography
Butterfield was born in Islington, London. He is the son to Sam Butterfield, an advertising copywriter and Jacqueline Farr, who was a psychologist. His siblings are Loxie Butterfield, Morgan Butterfield, and Marlie Butterfield
Asa is single. As a teenager, he is rumored to have dated Hailee Steinfield and Nina Dobrev.
Age, Height, and Weight
Being born on 1 April 1997, Asa Butterfield is 24 years old as of today’s date 1st August 2021. His height is 1.83m tall, and his weight is 66 kg.
At the age of 7, Butterfield started acting at the Young actors’ theatre Islington. In two consecutive years as from 2006, he got two minor roles in a drama television titled After Thomas And a 2007 film son of the rainbow and later one after a year, and he starred in a guest role playing Donny in the television series Ashes to Ashes.
He played a lead role in the boy in the striped pajamas at the age of 10. During director Mark Herman and producer David Heyman’s search for a character to portray the main character’s innocence, Butterfield tried and successfully passed the auditions for a role in a Mr. Nobody, which he had auditioned during that time.
In 2008 he appeared in the Merlin episode “The beginning of the End,” where he played a role as a young boy who is sentenced to death by Uther Pendragon only because of his threats by the boy’s magic. He also appeared in a number of subsequent episodes.
After two years, he got a role in a small part in The Wolfman and starred in Nanny McPhee and the Big Bang as Norman Green, which received a positive response. He played the main and the title character in Martin Scorsese’s Hugo, which was an adaptation from the Invention of Hugo Cabret, a novel he wrote when he was barely at the age of 13.
He played a title role in the film adaptation of the Orson Scott Card novel Ender Game as Andrew Ender Wiggin. After the release, he got another chance to cast in a coming of age British drama X+Y as Nathan Ellis, which entailed about a mathematical genius selected to compete with another gifted kind of children in a renowned mathematics competition which was international at the United Kingdom.
Butterfield’s performance got global recognition, and he was nominated for the BIFA Award for the best actor. As from 2013, he starred in several films like the King of Kastle, The White Circus, an adaptation of Ten Thousand Saints, and later on, in 2015, he enrolled in the ensemble cast of Shane Carruth’s third film, The Modern Ocean.
Later on, he starred in Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children as Jacob and also in the Space between Us as Gardner Elliot and later on in 2017 as Sebastian in The House of Tomorrow. On the Netflix comedy-drama series, he was cast in the main role of Otis Milburn series called Sex Education.
Butterfield has intervened in other fields where he loves making and producing music where he has released a mashup of the songs “Teenage Dirtbag by Wheatus and “making plans for Nigel” by XTC. He is also a member of a music group called Mambo Fresh alongside his brother, and in 2012, he co-designed a turn-based video game with his father and brother called Racing Blind for ipads that was released in the App Store.
He has played in the Nintendo World Championship and also an enthusiastic player of competitive super smash bros. He has also signed with esports team Panda Global under the tag “Stimpy,” were at Genesis 6, he made his first appearance with the organization.
Awards & Achievements
Butterfield has managed to be nominated in several awards including the BIFA as the most promising Newcomer, NSPCC Award for the Young British Performer of the Year, Broadcast Film Critics Association as the Best Young Actor, Empire Award for the Best male newcomer, Saturn Awards for best performance by a younger actor, Young Artist Award for Best Performance in a feature film leading young actor and he managed to win Las Vegas Film Critics Society as the Best Youth in Film.
Net Worth & Salary of Asa Butterfield in 2021
As of August 2021, Butterfield has an estimated net worth of $6 million. His major revenue comes from his 22 acting credits, which include movie roles and television shows. He manages to add his wealth through a reasonable sum of money from his social media engagement. Through his mashup and gaming, he also gets quite a large number, which contributes to his wealth, making him richer at his young age.
Butterfield is a mirror to the generation. At his age, he has managed to have zero controversies and free from scandals or accused of drug abuse at his age. Its predictable to be a responsible young man full of vision.