Asa Butterfield got his first minor roles in the films After Thomas in 2006 and Son of Rambow in 2006. He appeared in the TV series named Ashes to Ashes as a guest role.
He finally got a main role in The Boy in the Striped Pyjamas as Bruno when he was 10. The role led him to get nominations from British Independent Film Award in 2008 and NSPCC Award in 2009.
In 2010, he starred in Nanny McPhee and the Big Bang. After that, he played a lead role in Hugo when he was 13.
It became his quantum leap when Butterfield won Las Vegas Film Critics Society and Young Hollywood Award. He also received nominations from Young Artist Award, Saturn Awards, and Empire Awards.
Next, Butterfield appeared in a movie based on a popular novel, Ender’s Game.
After finishing the role, he was immediately cast in a drama film titled X+Y. In 2018, he starred in Netflix series titled Sex Education.
- Full name: Asa Maxwell Thornton Farr Butterfield
- Stage name: Asa Butterfield
- Nickname: Asa
- Born: April 1, 1997 in England, UK
- Zodiac sign: Aries
- Nationality: British
- Religion: Christianity
- Profession: Actor
- Education: Stoke Newington School & Sixth Form
- Hobbies: Drumming and playing computer games
- Parents: Sam Butterfield (Father) and Jacqueline Farr (Mother)
- Sibling: Loxie Butterfield, Morgan Butterfield, and Marlie Butterfield
- Girlfriend: Ella Purnell
- Facebook: @AsaButterfield
- Twitter: @asabfb
- Instagram: @asabopp
- TikTok: @theofficialasabopp
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- His trademark is his striking blue eyes.
- He has O blood type.
- He doesn’t like eating Risotto.
- Butterfield loves eating Nutella and banana combo, pizza, crepes.
- This actor is a massive fan of Arsenal Football Club.
- Butterfield loves watching the TV series Game of Thrones.
- His favorite anime growing up is Avatar: The Last Airbender.
- The first film Butterfield watched is A Bug’s Life.
- He doesn’t like The Only Way Is Essex and Keeping Up With The Kardashians.
- He thought the best film ever made is The Matrix.
- Along with his brother and father, Butterfield built a game app on the app store.
- His favorite video game is Super Smash Bros.
- He has a massive screen in his room to accommodate the hobby of playing games.
- He has written a will in spite of his young age.
- When he was a child, Butterfield aspired to be an archeologist.
- He wanted to name a dinosaur after himself, The Asasaurus.
- He attended The Young Actors Theatre Islington
- Butterfield worked twice with Ben Kingsley in Ender’s Game and Hugo.
- For some time, he was trained with NASA for his movie Ender’s Game.
- He was one of the final candidates for Peter Parker, but the role went to Tom Holland.
- Butterfield started dating Ella Purnell in 2015.
- He bought a house and moved there at the age of 19.
- In 2017, he participated in Nintendo World Championships.
Pics of Asa Butterfield
1. Asa Butterfield looks cool with the glasses
2. He wears an all-blue outfit
3. What about the all-black outfit?
4. His pose portrays his innocence
5. Butterfield is charming with the tuxedo
Asa Butterfield is a young star and has been received critical acclaims from film critics. He can be the future of one of Hollywood’s brightest actors.