Freddie Highmore

English actor

Alfred Thomas "Freddie" Highmore[1] (born 14 February 1992) is an English Actor and Director. He is known for his film roles in Women Talking Dirty (1999), Finding Neverland (2004), Charlie and the Chocolate Factory (2005), and The Spiderwick Chronicles (2008). He has appeared as a television actor in 2 TV series: as Norman Bates in the A&E drama series Bates Motel (2013–2017), and as autistic resident surgeon Dr. Shaun Murphy in The Good Doctor (2017–2020) on ABC TV.

Freddie Highmore
Freddie Highmore at GQ Men of the Year Awards 2021
Alfred Thomas Highmore

(1992-02-14) 14 February 1992 (age 32)
EducationHighgate School, London
Alma materEmmanuel College, Cambridge (B.A.)
Years active1999-present

Highmore won a Saturn Award in 2007. He also twice won the Critic's Choice awards for Best Young Performer in a film.


  1. Births, Marriages & Deaths Index of England & Wales, 1984–2004, listed birth name as "Alfred Thomas Highmore".

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