Atticus-Shaffer
Atticus Shaffer | Biography

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  • Full Name Atticus Ronald Shaffer
  • Occupation Actor
  • Nationality American
  • Birthplace Santa Clarita, California, USA
  • Birth Date Jun 19, 1998
  • Age 23 Years, 5 Months
Cast of ABC Sitcom 'The Middle'

Atticus Shaffer | Biography

Famous for his role in 2008 movie 'Hancock'

Shaffer suffers from a rare genetic bone condition called Osteogenesis Imperfecta Type IV, which causes bone development and other issues. He revealed he got this condition from his mother, who suffers from the Type I condition.


Atticus Shaffer is an actor known for his performance on the ABC sitcom, The Middle, and the superhero movie Hancock.

Who is Atticus Shaffer?

Atticus Shaffer is prominently recognized for his portrayal of Brick Heck on the popular television comedy show The Middle from 2009 to 2018.

He began acting in 2006 after an agent spotted him. The following year, he earned his first on-screen role of Jonah in the series The Class. After that, he appeared in the 2007 movie version of The Middle and the famous 2008 Will Smith and Charlize Theron starring film Hancock

From 2010 to 2013, Shaffer voiced Albert Glass's character in the animated Disney show Fish Hooks. Further, he voiced Vesuvius's twin characters in the series version of The Penguins of Madagascar from 2011 to 2015; and voiced Ono in the animated mini-series Lion Guard: Its Unbungalievable in 2016. Shaffer also lent his voice for the same character to the TV version of The Lion Guard from 2016 to 2019.

Besides, Shaffer also appeared on shows like Steven Universe (2013-2018), Star vs. the Forces of Evil (2017-2019), Harvey Girls Forever! (2018 to 2020), and Pete the Cat (2017 to 2021.)

Age

Shaffer was born in Santa Clarita, California, on 19 June 1998, as Atticus Ronald Shaffer. Shaffer is 23 years old as of 2021. He was born to Ron and Debbie Shaffer.

Net Worth

According to Celebrity Net Worth, Shaffer has an estimated net worth of $4 million as of 2021. His primary source of earning is through his career as an actor. 

Personal Life

Shaffer has kept his relationships private and has disclosed none of its details despite his frequent online presence and popularity.

Disability

Shaffer suffers from a rare genetic bone condition called Osteogenesis Imperfecta Type IV, which causes bone development and other issues. He revealed he got this condition from his mother, who suffers from the Type I condition.

He further added that the doctors predicted he would be in a wheelchair throughout his life when he was diagnosed. However, his mom did not want him to break down to the condition and aided him to live an ordinary life as much as possible. Therefore, he credits his mother for his normal upbringing and that the disorder became only a small part of him.

What is Atticus Shaffer Doing Now?

Shaffer has been acting since the age of eight. Most recently, Shaffer appeared as Russia on the popular Netflix show Never Have I Ever in 2020. He also appeared in the TV series Pete the Cat from 2017 to 2021. Shaffer featured in 35 episodes of the show.

Other than that, he is a content creator. He often vlogs and live streams on his twitch channel. His Twitch bio reads, "After years of working in the entertainment industry, I'm hoping to find success here on Twitch and YouTube as a content creator, primarily, for now, centered around gaming."

Height

Shaffer stands at the height of 4 feet and 7 inches (1.4m) tall.

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