Sean Patrick Astin is an American who is a popular actor, director, producer, and voice actor. He is in politics too. Sean is in the industry since 2011. Sean works in movies, series, TV, music videos, and many more. He is very well known for playing the role of Bob Newby in the famous series ‘Stranger Things, the Science Fiction Horror web television drama series.
Sean is also known for his work in ‘Lord of the Ring: Trilogy’ from 2001 to 2003 as Samwise Gamgee, ‘The Goonies’ in 1985 as Mikey Walsh, ‘Rudy’ in 1993 as Daniel Ruetigger, ’20 First Dates’ in 2004 as Doug Whitmore, ‘Click’ in 2006 as Bill, 5th season of ‘24’ in 2006 as Lynn McGill, ‘Special Agent Oso’ from 2009 to 2012 as Oso, ‘Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtle’ from 2012 to 2017 as Raphael and many more. He has won a few very great awards as well.
Sean Astin Wiki/Biography
Born on 25 February 1971, Sean Astin’s age is 50 years as of January 2021. He was born and brought up in Santa Monica, California, United States. Sean is an American by nationality and has a belief in the Christian religion. Sean completed his schooling at Catholic School and later Crossroads High School for the Arts. Later he also studied at the Stella Adler Conservatory, Los Angeles.
Sean completed his B.A. in History and English (American literature and culture) from the University of California (UCLA), Los Angeles at Los Angeles Valley College. He later also served as the Patrons Association and the Arts Council on the School’s Board of Directors.
|Full Name||Sean Patrick Astin|
|Date of Birth||25 February 1971|
|Birth Place||Santa Monica, California, United States|
|Profession||Actor, Director, Producer, Voice Actor and Politics|
|School||Catholic School, Crossroads High School, Santa Monica, California and Stella Adler Conservatory, Los Angeles, California|
|College / University||University of California (UCLA), Los Angeles, California and Los Angeles Valley College, Los Angeles, California|
|Education Qualification||B.A. in History and English|
|Net Worth||$10 Million|
Family, Girlfriend & Relationships
Sean Astin’s father’s name is Michael Tell who is an American Rock Promoter and Polish-Jewish, and her mother’s name is Patty Duke, who is a well-known actress and Australian-Jewish. He is also very close to his stepfather Mike Pearce.
Sean has 5 siblings. His brothers’ names are Mackenzie Astin, Tom Astin, Kevin Pearce, David Astin, and Allen Astin. All of them are actors or are into performing arts.
Sean Astin’s marital status is married. Sean is married to Christine Harrell who is a famous film producer. They were married on 11 July 1992, and have 3 daughters named Alexandra Louise Astin born in 1996, Elizabeth Louise Astin born in 2002, and Isabella Louise Astin born in 2005. Alexandra is also a child actress.
|Father Name||Michael Tell and John Astin|
|Mother Name||Patty Duke|
|Brother Name||Mackenzie Astin, Tom Astin, Kevin Pearce, David Astin and Allen Astin|
|Wife Name||Christine Harrell|
|Children||Alexandra Louise Astin, Elizabeth Louise Astin and Isabella Louise Astin|
Sean Astin is a handsome-looking actor in the American industry. Sean is known for his charming looks and hot personality. Sean has a wonderful smile and dashing hairstyle which is highly admired by his fans.
Sean owns a super-hot body as well with his biceps measuring 12 inches. Sean’s height is about 5 feet 7 inches and his weight is approximately 86 Kg. Sean has soft and silky dark brown colored hair and beautiful hazel eyes.
Sean Astin started his career as an actor in the American TV industry. In the year 1981, he starred in the series titled ‘’Please Don’t Hit Me Mom’’ as Brian Reynolds. In 1982, he starred as Charlie Hagen in the series titled ‘The Rules of Marriage’.
In the year 1985, he made his film debut with the movie titled ‘The Goonies’ as Mikey Walsh. The same year he also starred in the series titled ‘’The O’Briens’’ as the son. In 1986, he starred as Leonard Kinsey in the series titled ‘The B.R.A.T. Patrol’.
In the year 1987, he did 2 films titled ‘Like Father Like Son as Clarence / Trigger and ‘White Water Summer’ as Alan. In 1989, he starred in 2 films titled ‘The War of the Roses’ as Josh Rose’ and ‘Staying Together’ as Duncan McDermott.
In 1990, he starred as Seargent Richard or Rascal Moore in the film ‘Memphis Belle’. In the year 1991, he did 2 films titled ‘Toy Soldiers’ as William Tepper and ‘The Willies’ as Michael. In 1992 he again starred in 2 films whose titles were ‘Where the Day Takes You’ as Greg and ‘Encino Man’ as Dave Morgan.
In 1993, he starred in the movie ‘Rudy’ as Daniel Ruetigger. In 1994, he starred in an uncredited movie titled ‘’Terresa’s Tattoo’ as Step Brother. The same year he also worked in the movie ‘Safe Passage’ as Izzy Singer.
In 1995, he starred in 2 movies titled ‘The Low Life’ as Andrew and ‘Harrison Bergeron’ as Harrison Bergeron. In 1996, he worked in the movie titled ‘Courage Under Fire’ as Patella. In 1997, he starred in the uncredited movie titled ‘Wag the Dog’ as Singer.
In 1998, he again worked in 2 films titled ‘Boy Meets Girl’ as Mike and ‘Bulworth’ as Gary. In the year 1999, he worked in 2 films titled ‘Deterrence’ as Ralph and ‘Kimberly’ as bob.
In the year 2000, he did 4 films titled ‘Dish Dogs’ as Morgan, ‘The Last Producer’ as Bo Pomerantz, ‘Icebreaker’ as Matt Foster, and ‘The Sky is Falling’ as Mr. Schwartz. In the year 2001, he worked in the famous film ‘The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring’ as Samwise Gamgee which turned out to be the starting point of his fame.
In 2002, he worked in 2 films titled ‘The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers’ as Samwise Gamgee again and voiced in ‘Snowdogs’ as Chinook. This year he also worked in the English version of the video game titled ‘Kingdon Hearts’ as Hercules.
In 2003, he again starred as Samwise Gamgee in the famous ‘The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King’. The same year he directed an episode of the series ‘Angel’. From 2003 to 2004 he also did the main role of Mister Smith in season 2 of the series ‘Jeremiah’. This year he also starred in the video game titled ‘The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King’ as Samwise Gamgee.
In 2004, he voiced as Kodi in ‘Balto III: Wings of Change’. The same year he worked in 2 movies titled ‘Elvis Has Left the Building’ as Aaron and ’50 First Dates’ as Doug Whitmore. This year he also did the guest voice role in an episode of the series ‘Higglytown Heroes’ for Pix the Elf. This year he also worked in the video game titled ‘Men of Valor’ as Pat or Mouth Hodges. This year he backed Senator John Kerry and participated in Kerry’s campaign rally in Portland, Oregon during the 2004 United States presidential election, as the opening speaker.
In the year 2005, he starred in 2 Direct-to-DVD films titled ‘Slipstream’ as Stuart Conway and ‘Thanks to Gravity’ as Coach Amal. The same year he worked in 4 other movies titled ‘Smile’ as Mike Matthews, ‘Bigger Than the Sky’ as Ken Zorbell, ‘Marilyn Hotchkiss Ballroom Dancing & Charm School’ as Kip Kipling, and ‘Borderland’ as Randall. This year he also did the main role of Linus in the series ‘Hercules’ and Martin Jarett in the miniseries titled ‘Into The West’. From 2005 to 2007 he was the narrator of the series ‘Meerkat Manor’ from season 1 to 3.
In 2006, he worked in the Direct-to-VOD film ‘What Love Is’ as George. The same year he English dubbed for the movie ‘Asterix and the Vikings’ as Justforkix and starred as Billy in the film ‘Click’. This year he did the main role of Lynn Mcgill in season 5 of the series ‘24’. This year he also starred in the video game titled ‘The Lord of the Rings: The Battle for Middle-earth II – The Rise of the Witch-king’s as Samwise Gamgee.
In 2007, he starred in a short film titled ‘My Wife is Retarded’ as Jeff. The same year he worked in the film ‘The Final Season’ as Kent Stock. This year he worked in an episode each of ‘Masters of Science Fiction’ as Charlie Kramer, ‘Monk’ as Paul Buchanan, and ‘My Name is Earl’ as Salesman.
In 2008, he voiced in the movie ‘Spirit of the Forest’ as Furi and in the film ‘Forever Strong’ as Marcus.
This year he also did an only TV movie titled ‘’Terry Pratchett’s The Colour of Magic’’ as Twoflower and also worked in an episode of ‘Law & Order’ as Pastor Hensley. This year he lent his support to then-Senator Hillary Clinton for the first of her two Presidential campaigns. He also made major campaign appearances including the one in which he joined Chelsea, Clintons in some steps during the 2008 presidential elections.
In 2009, he worked in the Direct-to-VOD film ‘Stay Cool’ as Big girl. From 2009 to 2012, he voiced in 22 episodes of ‘Special Agent Oso’ as Agent Oso. In the year 2010, he starred in the video game titled ‘The Lord of the Rings: Aragorn’s Quest’ Samwise Gamgee.
In 2011, he starred as Mike in the Direct-to-VOD film ‘Demoted’. This year he worked in the TV movie titled ‘’Love’s Christmas Journey’ as Mayor Wayne. For California’s 36th congressional district special election, 2011, he served as the campaign manager for a famous businessman friend in the entertainment industry known as Democrat Dan Adler.
In 2012, he starred in the trailer of ‘Boobathon’ as Takin Mastuhmik and in the Direct-to-DVD film titled ‘Amazing Love: The Story of Hosea’. This year he also worked in an episode of ‘NCIS’ as Tyler Elliot, ‘Hollywood Treasure’ as himself, ‘Franklin and Bash’ as Viper, 2 episodes of ‘Alphas’ as Mitchell. The same year he also did the TV movie ‘Adopting Terror’ as Tim. From 2012 to 2017 he voiced for the role of Raphael in ‘Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles. This year he also worked in the Archive recordings of the video game titled ‘Lego The Lord of the Rings’ as Samwise Gamgee.