Interesting Biography Facts
Asa Maxwell Thornton Farr Butterfield
April 1, 1997
Islington, London, England, United Kingdom
Stoke Newington School & Sixth Form
Asa Butterfield family members
Morgan Benjamin Butterfield (older brother), Loxie (younger sister), Marlie (younger half-sister)
Is Asa Butterfield a gay/bisexual?
What is Asa Butterfield marital status?
Who are Asa Butterfield parents?
Sam Butterfield (father)
Asa told in one of his interviews, that his parents split up, when he was in his teens. The boy resided with his mother, but stayed connected with his father Sam. Asa’s dad is a talented personality. He is an artist, designer and mobile applications developer. In the company of his father and brother, Asa produced a game “Racing Blind”, which is available for IPad users. Sam is married for the second time.
Jacqueline Farr (mother)
Jacqueline is not just Asa’s mother, but also a person, who managed his career at its initial stage. She told, that she checked all the scripts thoroughly before signing the contract and letting his son play. Thus, she had an insomnia and hesitated a lot before she agreed to take her son to “The Boy in the Striped Pyjamas” set. The movie hit the box office, and Jacqueline was afraid to tell her son, how much money he had earned.
Asa Butterfield siblings
Morgan Butterfield (older brother)
Date of birth: April 3, 1993
Morgan Butterfield is the only brother of a cute actor Asa. Morgan is not recognized widely, and most of people follow him just because of his popular sibling. On Instagram he has more than 4, 500 followers.
Morgan is a musician. He plays drums for the band “Oats”. Previously he played for another music group, titled “Underneath the Tallest Tree”. Morgan is a traveler and animal lover. On social media he positions himself as a person, who educates other people.
Loxie Butterfield (younger sister)
Date of birth: July 9, 2009
Asa is a big brother to small Loxie Butterfield. In spite of the big age gap (more than a decade), Asa is very close to her and post pics with her from time to time. Loxie is a video game lover, and she plays with her brother, too. Then they upload the game stream to social media.
Marlie Butterfield (younger half-sister)
Date of birth: April 1, 2012
Marlie is Asa’s little half-sister. She is his father’s daughter, whom Sam had with his current wife. Like a loving big brother, the actor tries to spend time with Marlie regularly. Obviously, the girl has inherited some of her brother’s talents. Thus, she is a music lover, and Asa even gave a her a piano lesson, about which he told to his fans through Instagram.
Asa Butterfield is a young talented actor, whom we know by such movies and TV shows as “After Thomas”, “The Boy in the Striped Pyjamas”, “Then Came You”, “Sex Education” etc.
He comes from North-London from a middle-class family, and now his name is known all over the world. Asa began to act at the age of 8, and at the age of 11 he had already won his first significant nomination – at the British Independent Film Award.
In spite of his young age, Asa appeared in many screen projects of various genres (children’s films, indies, blockbusters etc). But like each child star, one day he faced a choice whether to leave the industry, or to become a professional. In 2015 he graduated from a high school, and decided not to go to the university immediately and to give acting a chance.
As for now, Asa is 22 years old. Currently he is busy with some new projects, though which he proved to his fans that he had already become an adult and mature entertainer. He depicts Otis in “Sex Education”, Willoughby in “Slaughterhouse Rulez” etc.
Interesting and fun facts
- He likes to travel and his favorite cities are London, New York and Tokyo.
- Asa works very hard, and when he finds some time to relax, he prefers to lie in the sun with a bottle of beer and to listen to soul or ska music.
- The young actor is single nowadays, but previously he was linked to great women. He dated actresses Ella Purnell, Hailee Steinfeld and Nina Dobrev.
- He writes with a right hand.
- Asa portrayed Sebastian in the movie “The House of Tomorrow”. To get ready for the role, the actor had to learn about punk. In fact, Butterfield feels quite natural in the music industry, too. He can play the piano, drums and the bas guitar.
- At the age of 19 he bought a house and moved there. The young man wrote a will, too, which seemed quite weird to his fans, as it’s not a typical thing to do for a person in his late teens.