Freddie Highmore an English actor came to the media limelight as the actor of Women Talking Dirty and Finding Neverland, as well as Charlie and the Chocolate Factory. Highmore played the role of Norman Bates in the drama-thriller series, Bates Motel. He even earned a nomination the Critics’ Choice Television Award for three times. Freddie has also starred as Dr. Shaun Murphy in the series The Good Doctor.
Early Life of Freddie Highmore
Freddie Highmore opened his eyes on 14 February 1992 in Camden Town, London, UK. As of now, Freddie is 31 years old and his sun sign is Aquarius. Alfred Thomas Highmore is his birth name. His mother, Sue Latimer is a talent agent while his father, Edward Highmore, is an actor.
Highmore has a twin younger brother, Albert Samuel Highmore aka Bertie Highmore who is a venture capitalist. His paternal grandparents are David Albert Highmore and Josephine M. Heath. Freddie holds an English nationality and belongs to a mixed(English and Scottish) ethnic background.
Freddie Highmore’s Education
He attended a primary school in Hampstead Garden Suburb in Hampstead and Highgate School. Later, he graduated from Emmanuel College at the University of Cambridge, where he earned a Double First in Spanish and Arabic. He also studied finance at the London School of Economics in 2011.
Freddie Highmore’s Marriage
Freddie is happily married to Klarissa Munz. Klarissa is a model and fashion designer by profession. Highmore and Klarissa met each other for the very first time at Cambridge University between 2012 to 2013. He walked down the aisle with Klarissa in 2021.
Past Relationships of Freddie Highmore
Highmore was in a relationship with Irish Actress Sarah Bolger from October 2006 to June 2009. Later on, he dated American Actress Dakota Fanning in July 2009. He was also in a relationship with Abigail Breslin. In November 2016, he commenced dating the American actress.
Freddie Highmore’s Net Worth & Salary
Highmore has an estimated net worth of around $8 million as of 2023. His annual income is $700k. His monthly income is $10,000, he received $2,307.69 weekly, and as per day his salary is $328.76.
He earns a $1.5 million fortune with A Good Year, The Golden Compass, and A Fox’s Tale. Moreover, the total box office of The Golden Compass is $70.1 million in 2007. The same year, the total box office of his movie, August Rush is $31.6 million.
Freddie Highmore’s Acting Career
- Freddie started his acting career with small roles on television at the age of 7.
- Before that, he even worked at Gulf Bank in Kuwait in 2012.
- Later, he made his film debut in Coky Giedroyc’s comedy, Women Talking Dirty.
- Freddie appeared in Walking on the Moon and Happy Birthday Shakespeare’
- In 2004, he appeared in the music video, Girls as a Prodigy artist.
- He played Charlie Bucket in Tim Burton‘s musical fantasy film Charlie and the Chocolate Factory.
- Freddie even shared the big screen with Johnny Depp, in a movie, Finding Neverland.
Movies & TV Shows
He played in movies like The Good Doctor, Tour de Pharmacy, Bates Motel, Close to the Enemy, Almost Friends, The Journey, Arthur and the Great Adventure, August Rush, Two Brothers, and I Saw You’among others. He appeared in tv shows like I Saw You, Toast, Close to the Enemy, and Tour de Pharmacy.
Awards & Nominations
- Freddie garnered a Golden Globe Award nomination in 2018 for The Good Doctor.
- He has also garnered the Saturn Award nomination five times.
- He won the Saturn Award in 2008.
- He has also garnered a Critics’ Choice Award nomination.
FAQs of Freddie Highmore
Does Freddie Highmore have a condition in real life?
No, Freddie doesn’t have any condition in his real life. When played the character of Dr. Shaun Murphy, an autistic character made people think about his autistic life.
Is Freddie Highmore related to Max Theiriot?
No, Freddie is not related to Max Theriot. Both of them are actors by profession. They appeared as a brother in The Good Doctor.
Did Freddie Highmore write The Good Doctor?
Yes, Freddie is also a writer and producer of The Good Doctor. He played the role of an autistic character in the series.
How tall is Freddie Highmore?
Highmore has a height of 5 feet 10 inches and weighs 70 kg.37-29-13 inches is his body measurement. Freddie’s hair color is dark brown and his eye color is blue.