Freddie Highmore is an English actor best known for his role in The Good Doctor. It is an American medical drama series based on a South Korean show of the same name. The series follows the life of a young surgeon named Shaun Murphy with autism and savant syndrome, who gets to work at the prestigious San Jose St. Bonaventure Hospital.
Highmore has appeared in films like Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, Women Talking Dirty, The Spiderwick Chronicles, and August Rush. He was nominated for the Golden Globe Award for Best Actor in 2017 for The Good Doctor.
Freddie Highmore was born to Sue Latimer and Edward Highmore on February 14, 1992, in Camden Town, London, United Kingdom. His mother is a talent agent and his father is an actor. He attended Highgate School in London and completed his B.A. from Emmanuel College, Cambridge. Freddie has a younger brother, Bertie Highmore.
Freddie Highmore is the godfather to American actress Vera Farmiga’s son Fynn. Highmore has dated famous actresses like Dakota Fanning and Sarah Bolger. He is currently single and lives in London, England.
Hometown: Camden Town, London
Height: 5 ft 10 inches
Weight: 70 kg
Education: Emmanuel College
Parents: Sue Latimer and Edward Highmore
Freddie Highmore is an actor who has done many films and television shows. He began his career as a child actor in the 1999 comedy film Women Talking Dirty. Freddie went on to play the role of young King Arthur in The Mists of Avalon in 2001. So far he has appeared in almost twenty films with major or minor roles.
Highmore appeared in Two Brothers, Finding Neverland, Five Children and It, Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, August Rush, The Spiderwick Chronicles, The Journey, Almost Friends, and so on. He has done voice roles for movies like The Golden Compass, A Fox’s Tale, Astro Boy, and Justin and the Knights of Valour.
Freddie has worked in television shows like Happy Birthday Shakespeare, Bates Motel, Close to the Enemy, The Good Doctor, etc. He is most famous for portraying the role of Norman Bates in the American psychological horror drama series Bates Motel and won a People’s Choice Award in 2016.
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Freddie Highmore is a charismatic actor with many awards under his belt. Highmore has won the Critic’s Choice Movie Award for Best Young Performer, Empire Award for Best Newcomer, E! People’s Choice Award for Best Cable TV Star, among others. He has an estimated net worth of 4 million USD. His captivating acting skills have surely made him one to remember.
Net Worth: $4 million
Freddie Highmore enjoys living in the moment and often tends to avoid social media. He has an Instagram and Twitter @freddiehighmore. Unfortunately, he isn’t active on either of those accounts, making it seemingly hard for the fans to know what he does behind the scenes.