Noah Cameron Schapp, born on October 3, 2004, started his career in Netflix’s science fiction hit “Stranger Things” and is fast joining the ranks of Hollywood’s rising young stars. With roles in movies including Steven Spielberg’s “Bridges of Spies,” a successful YouTube channel he started in 2019, and a thriving TikTok following, he is a firm favorite with Gen Z. We’ll help you celebrate his special birthday right here!
Noah Schnapp is a Canadian-American actor, known for his starring role in Netflix’s science fiction thriller series, “Stranger Things.” Known for playing demure characters, Schnapp has taken the social media world by storm, launching YouTube and TikTok accounts that have millions of subscribers and followers. Schnapp was born on October 3, 2004, in New York City. and raised, along with his twin sister Chloe, in Scarsdale in Westchester County. His Zodiac sign is Libra and he is Jewish. Schnapp is the son of Mitchell and Karine Schnapp. Proud of his heritage, Schnapp held his Bar Mitzvah in Israel. His passion for acting was ignited when he watched the iconic musical “Annie” on Broadway as a five-year-old.
Schnapp’s path to fame glitters with a variety of career gems. From making his onscreen film debut in renowned director Steven Spielberg’s “Bridges of Spies” in 2015 to being cast as the shy, misunderstood Will Beyers in “Stranger Things” in 2016, Schnapp has become a global teen star. With several awards as a testament to his immense talent, including being named the winner of the Best Performance in a Digital T.V. Series or Film trophy at the 2017 Young Artists Awards, the teen has branched out in other forms of media too.
Following a successful launch of his YouTube channel in 2019, Schnapp regularly features his fellow stars on the platform, including his best friend and “Stranger Things” cast Millie Bobby Brown. He then launched his TikTok account, which now has a following of over 20 million. Schnapp’s unbridled ambition continues to be inspiring for Gen Z with the youngster launching his own sustainability company, To Be Honest (tbh) in 2021.
The youngster stars in the acclaimed director’s feature, “Bridges of Spies.”
Schnapp is cast as the missing pre-teen Will Beyers in Netflix’s hugely popular science fiction series “Stranger Things.”
Schnapp and his “Stranger Things” castmates clinch the Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series Award at the Screen Actors Guild Awards.
Schnapp launches his YouTube channel keeping his subscribers entertained with various appearances by fellow stars.
To Be Honest (tbh) is Schnapp’s company with a keen focus on sustainability and snacks.
Why We Love Noah Schnapp
He is a gifted actor
If you have watched “Stranger Things” then there’s no more to say. Schnapp portrays his character Will Byers incredibly.
He is just a regular teen
Whether it’s spending hours playing the game Roblox, uploading hilarious dance challenges to his TikTok account, or celebrating online with the news of his college acceptance letter, Schnapp is just like the rest of us at 17. We love this about him!
He is a theater geek
Schnapp fell in love with acting as a five-year-old. Watching a Broadway production of the cult classic “Annie” made him realize his passion for the craft.
5 Surprising Facts
Schnapp is a budding designer
Schnapp put his creative talents to good use by designing a line of limited edition merchandise to raise money for Feeding America.
He runs his own company
In 2021, Schnapp founded sustainability and snacking-focused company, To Be Honest (tbh).
He is a music video star
Sought after by many singers for their videos, Schnapp has starred in Panic! at the Disco’s ‘LA Devotee’ video.
He is Zendaya’s number one fan
The “Stranger Things” actor has a huge celebrity crush on actress and singer Zendaya, whom he met at the 2019 People’s Choice Awards.
Millie Bobby Brown is his closest friend
Despite barely sharing any screen time on “Stranger Things,” Schnapp and Brown are close friends off camera.
Noah Schnapp FAQs
Does Noah Schnapp have a twin?
Schnapp has a twin sister named Chloe.
Is Noah Schnapp British?
Schapp is Canadian-American.
Where does Noah Schnapp go to school?
Schnapp has been accepted to study at the University of Pennsylvania.
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