Who is Charlie Heaton?
Charlie Heaton is a British actor and musician who is widely known for his appearance as Jonathan Byers in the hit science fiction Netflix series Stranger Things. He is famous for starring in the blockbuster film The New Mutants. He is a contributing drummer for the band, Half Loon.
Born on 6th February 1994, Heaton was raised in his hometown Bridlington, Yorkshire, England, UK.
With English family background, the City and Islington College graduate went from an unprofessional actor to a budding superstar with his breakthrough in the Vudu horror film Shut In. He hit the rock bottom of his career when he appeared in HBO Max’s superhero horror film The New Mutants and Hulu’s horror film Marrowbone.
The also-musician currently stars as Jonathan Byers in the popular Netflix series Stranger Things.
Childhood – Family
Charlie Heaton was born as the son of American parents Crispy Heaton and Shelly Lowe. He is survived by his older sister Levi Heaton. He was solely raised by his mother Shelly.
The high school he attended is not known yet. However, City and Islington College officially claimed on Facebook that Charlie enrolled in their institution to study Level 3 Performing Arts course.
Inspired by his childhood idols, Heaton decided to move to London to pursue acting professionally.
|Real Name/Full Name||Charlie Ross Heaton|
|Age||27 years old (2021)|
|Date of Birth||6th February 1994|
|College||City and Islington College|
|Hometown||Bridlington, Yorkshire, England, UK|
|Debut Film||Life Needs Courage (2014)|
|Debut TV Show||DCI Banks (2015)|
|Parents | Siblings|
|Birthday | Zodiac Sign|
|Birth Place||Leeds, West Yorkshire, England, UK|
Career – Works
Charlie made his official acting debut in the short film Life Needs Courage in 2014. In the following year, he appeared in the ITV series DCI Banks and BBC One’s series Casualty. He made a noticeable appearance with the role of Stephen Portman in Vudu’s horror film Shut In, alongside Naomi Watts.
He is credited for his roles in Urban & the Shed Crew and As You Are. He starred as Billy Marrowbone in Hulu’s Marrowbone. He received much recognition when he portrayed Sam Guthrie in the HBO Max supernatural horror film The New Mutants, a Marvel Comics comic book-based film.
His career took a big turning point when he starred as Winona Ryder’s son Jonathan Byers in the Netflix original series Stranger Things alongside Noah Schnapp.
He also plays the role of Kurt Shepard in the AMC series Soulmates.
As of 2021, Charlie is ready to appear as Jim Dagger in the film The Souvenir Part II.
Charlie joined London noise-rock band Comanechi in 2010. He then went on to join Half Loon.
According to his date of birth, Charlie Heaton is 27 years old in 2021. His zodiac sign is Aquarius.
With a quite muscular body, Charlie currently weighs 69 kilograms or 152 pounds, and he stands at the height of approximately 5 feet and 8 inches or 173 centimeters. Having dark brown hair and eyes make Heaton more attractive and handsome for modeling and brand endorsement.
Based on his workout routines and acting roles, Charlie enjoys a very strong vegan diet.
|Weight | Height | Body Measurements|
|Weight||69 kg in Kilograms
152 lbs in Pounds
|Height||5' 8" in feet and inches
173 cm in centimeters
|Hair Color||Dark Brown|
|Eye Color||Dark Brown|
|Biceps Size||13 inches (33 cm)|
|Chest Size||38 inches (95 cm)|
|Waist Size||31 inches (79 cm)|
|Hips Size||29 inches (74 cm)|
|Shoe Size||10 (US)|
Since he entered the entertainment industry, Charlie has probably made millions of dollars. In fact, he earned a total of $150,000 per episode from season 3 of Stranger Things. It is surprising to know that he has already made big-screen appearances on blockbuster screens at such a young age.
With consistent income from films and shows, Charlie Heaton has an estimated net worth of $5 million.
|Net Worth: 2019 – 2021|
|Income||Film, TV Show|
|Net Worth in 2019||$3 Million|
|Net Worth in 2020||$4 Million|
|Net Worth in 2021||$5 Million|
Dating Life – Girlfriend
Heaton had been dating his Comanechi bandmate Akiko Mastuura back in 2013. The pair reportedly had a son, named Archie, in May 2014. However, they couldn’t last long and broke up.
Charlie was linked to co-star beau Natalia Dyer back in September 2016 when Dyer posted a picture of Heaton to her Instagram account. They were seen together attending the 74th Golden Globe Awards together. The duo was public when they were spotted holding hands down the street in NYC.
In November 2017, the couple went on to be intimate, kissing each other during a late-night date in London. They made their relationship official in the following month when they walked together on the red carpet at the Fashion Awards in London. Since then, they posted several snaps of each other on Instagram.
Who is Charlie Heaton Dating in 2021?
Charlie Heaton has been dating his beau Natalia Dyer since 2016. The couple appears to be stronger than before. In fact, they also attended the 2018 annual Emmy Awards ceremony arm in arm.
|Ex-Girlfriend||Akiko Mastuura (2013 – 2014)|
|Current Girlfriend||Natalia Dyer (2016 – Present)|
10 Facts Only Charlie Heaton Fans Know
- His full name is Charlie Ross Heaton
- His sister Levi Heaton is also an actress
- Originally from Leeds, Yorkshire, Charlie lives in London with his family
- He received an Outstanding Performance award for his work in Stranger Things
- He is also a musician in a band called Half Loon
- He is a huge fan of Arsenal F.C.
- Charlie and Harry Style look similar but are not related anyway
- He has been featured on the cover of big magazines like Flaunt
- In 2017, Charlie was arrested at Los Angeles International Airport for cocaine possession
- He has a four-year-old son named Archie Heaton with his vocalist mother-baby Akiko Mastuura