|Charlie McDermott Quick Info|
|Height||5 ft 7 in|
|Date of Birth||April 6, 1990|
Charlie McDermott is an American actor, director, writer, and musician who is best known for playing the role of Axl Heck in the ABC sitcom The Middle. In addition to that, he has also appeared in many other shows such as Private Practice, Windy Acres, The Office, Medium, Super Clyde, Future Man, and Unbelievable. His film credits include Hot Tub Time Machine, Disappearances, The Village, The Ten, Frozen River, Safe Harbor, Morning, Instant Family, Slow Learners, Three Days, Countdown, Franklin Charter, Captain Cook’s Extraordinary Atlas, Safe Harbor, Generation Gap, and Bond of Silence.
Charles Joseph McDermott
West Chester, Pennsylvania, United States
McDermott, for a brief time, went to high school at Salesianum in Delaware.
Later, he graduated from cyber school, PA Leadership Charter School in Pennsylvania. He decided to shun his college education in favor of pursuing an acting career.
Actor, Writer, Director, Musician
- Father – Charlie McDermott (Health Club Owner)
- Mother – Barbara McDermott
- Siblings – Erin McDermott (Younger Sister), Grace McDermott (Younger Sister)
- Others – Charles J. McDermott, Jr. (Paternal Grandfather), Rosemary C. Quinn (Paternal Grandmother), William Reilly (Maternal Grandfather), Patricia A. Quinn (Maternal Grandmother)
Charlie McDermott has been signed with –
- LINK Entertainment Group
- Innovative Artists, Talent Agency, Santa Monica, California, United States
His net worth has been $2 Million according to CelebrityNetWorth.com.
5 ft 7 in or 170 cm
67 kg or 148 lbs
Girlfriend / Spouse
Charlie McDermott has dated –
- Shelby Young (2009) – Charlie McDermott was dating actress Shelby Young in 2009. They were spotted together on the red carpet at the premiere of Ninja Assassin in November 2009, which lead to dating rumors.
- Sara Rejaie (2017-Present) – He got married to Sara Rejaie in the year 2017.
Race / Ethnicity
Charlie McDermott is of Irish descent.
- Curly Hair
- Green Eyes
9.5 (US) or 10 (US) (via a now-deleted tweet)
Charlie has appeared in an Audi commercial.
Best Known For
- Playing Axl Heck on the ABC sitcom The Middle
- His critically acclaimed work in the movie Frozen River (2008)
Charlie made his first film appearance as a 10-year-old boy in the psychological thriller The Village in 2004.
First TV Show
McDermott first appeared in Windy Acres as Young Gerald in 2004 in 7 episodes.
Charlie McDermott Favorite Things
- Movie He Has Starred In – Frozen River (2008)
- TV Show – The Office (2005-2013)
- Director – Quentin Tarantino
- Movies – District 9 (2009), Reservoir Dogs (1992), Inglourious Basterds (2009)
Source – PaperMag.com, TV.com
Charlie McDermott Facts
- Charlie uses he/him pronouns.
- While studying in high school, he used to regularly travel to New York City from his hometown in Pennsylvania for acting auditions.
- He shifted base to Los Angeles at the age of 16 to give himself the best possible shot at an acting career.
- Along with Melissa Leo, Misty Upham, Michael O’Keefe, and Mark Boone Junior, he co-starred as Troy “T.J.” Eddy, Jr. in the 2008 crime drama film Frozen River. This performance got him nominated for an Independent Spirit Award in the “Best Supporting Actor” category.
- Due to dwindling family savings, he was on verge of moving back to his hometown from Los Angeles but his audition for Frozen River proved to be his salvation.
- He brought to life the character of Stewart (Pete’s co-worker) in the 2018 family comedy-drama film Instant Family, starring Margo Martindale, Julie Hagerty, Tig Notaro, and Octavia Spencer.
- He appeared as Scott in the 2019 supernatural horror film Countdown, starring Elizabeth Lail, Jordan Calloway, Talitha Bateman, Tichina Arnold, P.J. Byrne, Peter Facinelli, Anne Winters, and Tom Segura.
- In 2019, he was cast in the recurring role of Ty (a counselor at the Oakdale Apartments for at-risk youth) in the true crime television miniseries Unbelievable.