In early 2019, the new Netflix series ‘Umbrella Academy‘ proved to be the new hit and favorite of people. From that, Aidan Gallagher, who plays the role of Number Five, rose to stardom and became a sensation in the entertainment industry.
Like so, Aidan, who is just 16, is active as both actor and singer at the moment. Before his breakthrough in the Sci-fi series, Gallagher appeared in the Nickelodeon comedy television series, Nicky, Ricky, Dicky, & Dawn.
Today, we will be disclosing all the information there is about this young star. From his family to his career, nothing he does not want us to know. Let’s start the unveiling, shall we?
Who is Aidan Gallagher? Who are his parents?
Popularly known as Number Five from the hit Netflix series, Umbrella Academy, Aidan R Gallagher was born in Los Angeles, California, the United States of America. The young actor is American by birth and belongs to white ethnicity.
Aside from this information, the details on his parents are still missing. But we have found that he is the only child of his lovely mother and father.
As for his education, Aidan started an online education course due to his growing career in acting. Hence, he has not disclosed much about it.
Is Aidan Gallagher UN ambassador?
At such a young age, Aidan was appointed as the UN Environment Goodwill Ambassador for North America back in 2018. He was just 14 at that time. Despite his young age, Gallagher has always been an active advocate for environmental organizations such as Waterkeeper Alliance, WildAid, and Oceanic Preservation Society.
Likewise, the young actor is also a Vegan and enjoys his fruits and vegetables. He might have taken his inspiration from someone we might know.
Gallagher’s favorite quote is from Albert Einstein. It states, “The world is a dangerous place to live; not because of the people who are evil, but because of the people who don’t do anything about it.”
How old is Aidan Gallagher?- Age and Height
Young and determined about saving animals, Aidan Gallagher is just 16 years old. This brilliant actor was born on the 18th of September in the year 2003. Also, his sun sign happens to be Virgo.
As expected, Gallagher is smart, logical, and perfectionist when it comes to his tasks. Likewise, Aidan is 5 feet 2 inches tall while his weight is 50 kgs, approximately 110 lbs. Since he is just in his teens, we believe he will grow more in the future.
Aside from this, Aidan has short black curls and a pair of black eyes.
Professional Career- Movies and Series
Talking about his professional career, young Aidan has been active since he was ten years old. His first television appearance was from the episode of Modern Family. After that, he starred in the short film titled You & Me.
Similarly, soon after, he was in the CBS television pilot, Jacked Up. Sadly, the series never picked up. Not long later, Gallagher landed a significant role in Nickelodeon’s Nicky, Ricky, Dicky & Dawn where he portrayed the role of Nick Harper.
Not to mention, the series follows the adventures of the Harper quadruplets, as the title suggests. Aidan played alongside his co-stars Casey Simpson, Mace Coronel, and Lizzy Greene.
For his performance, young Aidan was nominated for Favorite Male TV Star in the Nickelodeon Kids’ Choice Awards back in 2016 and 2017, respectively. Likewise, the show aired from four seasons from 2014 and 2018.
However, it was his performance in the American super web series, The Umbrella Academy, in 2017 that made him a star. The show aired on Netflix in February 2019. He played one of the leads, Number Five/ The Boy.
How much does Aidan Gallagher make?- His net worth and income
Aidan Gallagher is a young actor and singer, trying to make it big in the entertainment industry. From his work in the acting industry, Gallagher has earned a significant amount of fans and wealth simultaneously.
As of 2020, this young star has an estimated net worth of $2 million. Most of Gallagher’s earnings come from his acting career, while some portion comes from his singing career as well.
However, earlier this year, he got into trouble after releasing the song Lauv By Lauv TikTok song. As of now, the song is removed from the online portals. But he has continued sharing his covers and vlogs in his YouTube channel, which has over 661k subscribers.
Social Media Presence
Instagram– 3.5 million Followers
YouTube– 661k Subscribers
Twitter– 226.2k Followers