|August Maturo Quick Info|
|Height||4 ft 11 in|
|Date of Birth||August 28, 2007|
August Maturo is an American actor who became a sensation after appearing as Auggie Matthews in the comedy television series Girl Meets World which began to be aired on Disney Channel on June 27, 2014. He has also starred in several films like The Nun (2018) and had launched his own eponymous YouTube channel on September 10, 2013, dedicating it to science experiments. He has garnered more than 1.5 million followers on Instagram.
Ventura, California, United States
Los Angeles, California, United States
- Siblings – Michele Maturo (Older Sister), Ocean Maturo (Younger Brother)
He is represented by –
- Don Buchwald & Associates L.A.
- Paradigm Talent Agency
4 ft 11 in or 150 cm
30 kg or 66 lbs
Race / Ethnicity
He is of Italian descent on his father’s side of the family and of Jordanian Arab descent on his mother’s side.
- Shapely lips
- Cleft chin
- Curly hair
He has appeared in several commercials including the one on Hyundai Sonata in 2012.
August Maturo Favorite Things
- Food – Vegetarian
- Interests – Going to school, having learned to read and write at the tender age of 2
- Subjects At School – Mathematics, Science
- Hobbies – Playing the piano, Singing, Dancing, Playing with his younger brother
- Best Friend – McKenna Grace
- Professional He Would Like To Become When He Grows Up – Director, Singer, or Scientist
August Maturo Facts
- He was named after his month of birth.
- He and his brother Ocean has shared the same birthday, only being born 4 years apart.
- When he was 3 years old, he had acted in a church play and realized his calling. He had conveyed his deepest wish to his mother, that was to be on stage always and not in the audience. Supportive of her son’s dream, his mother had booked an agent for him and upon attending auditions Maturo had easily captivated casting directors and producers that led him to land back-to-back projects.
- He had first appeared in the TV movie Applebaum (2012) as Isaac and he then went on to have guest-starring roles in various sitcoms such as Weeds, How I Met Your Mother, Dads, and Raising Hope.
- August has played the role of Auggie Matthews in Girl Meets World, who was named after him.
- His brother Ocean has played a younger version of Auggie in season 3 of Girl Meets World.
- The production team gave him the silver boxing gloves pendant from Girl Meets Bear as a gift.
- August has believed and participated in the cause of spreading awareness and promoting the importance of creating an action plan for children and grown-ups who are affected by severe food allergies, a challenge that Maturo had faced since he was only 3 years old when he discovered that he was allergic to peanuts, tree nuts, coconut, and sesame.
- He has affirmed that he can map and name every single country in the whole African continent.
- In the summer of 2017, his family had adopted a German Shepard puppy, naming her Sailor.
Featured Image by August Maturo / Instagram