Elias Harger, born on October 22, 2007, is a child actor and musician. A native of Colorado, Harger has been acting since he was just five years old, appearing in several performances at his local community theater. Moreover, the actor earned acclaim for his exceptional performances in a number of short films. He rose to stardom in 2016, when he began portraying the character Max in the famous sitcom “Fuller House.” We cannot wait to celebrate his special day with you. So, let’s get started!
Elias Harger was born in Denver, Colorado, US, to a middle-class Jewish family. His mother’s name is Jeni Harger. Unfortunately, the name of his father is not known publicly as he prefers to keep his personal information under wraps. That said, we do know that the actor has two siblings, a sister named Colyse Harger and a brother named Issac Harger. His sister, Colyse, is also an actress.
He attended Denver Middle School and continued to pursue his early education at this institution. He stepped into the world of acting at the young age of five. Since then, Harger has been a key part of several productions for the Denver Theater Community, including the famous “Shrek: The Musical” and “A Christmas Carol.” Along with receiving acclaim and praise at the Denver Center, he has attended a number of acting and drama classes to further hone his skills. Thereafter, he began pursuing acting as a profession and appeared in numerous short films, such as “Popsy” and “The Ghost in My Child.”
His big break came in the year 2016 when he landed the role of Max in the popular sitcom “Fuller House.” He gained popularity as a part of this show, garnered a considerable fan base, and earned as much as tens of thousands of dollars per episode. Moreover, he developed an interest in music and began taking lessons on the guitar and singing. Today, the child actor has also made a name for himself as a professional singer and musician.
He joins the cast of the short film “The Ghost Inside My Child.”
Elias stars in a short film titled “Popsy.”
His performance in the film “Granny” establishes him as a child actor.
He garners popularity for his role of Max in “Fuller House.”
Why We Love Elias Harger
His charity work
The actor owns a fundraiser website on which he offers limited edition tees with motivational and positive quotes on self-love and self-acceptance. His campaign is called ‘Be Good to Each Other’ and supports the National Bullying Prevention Center in PACER.
His body of work
Despite his young age, Harger has already earned acting acclaim. Some of his remarkable projects include “Popsy,” “The Ghost Inside My Child,” and “Guardian Angel.” Moreover, he won the Teen Choice Awards in 2016.
The actor faces issues with learning dialog. However, he does not let this problem hinder his passion for acting and memorizes his lines by listening to them being spoken out loud — where there is a will, there is a way, we must say!
5 Surprising Facts
His musical talent
The actor can play the guitar very well.
He enjoys swimming, drawing, playing the piano, and skiing.
His favorite food
Harger loves pita, chickpea dip, pastitsio, lahanodolmathes, and saganaki.
He is a quick learner
He is learning Spanish, French, and archery.
He does charity work
He owns a fundraiser website.
Elias Harger FAQs
Is Elias Harger related to Bob Saget?
No, they were just co-stars and are not related.
Does Elias Harger speak Spanish?
Yes, the actor has been learning Spanish and can speak it well.
How old is Max in “Fuller House?”
Harger’s character on the show, Max, is 10 years old.
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