Born on April 1, 1997, Asa Butterfield is an English actor who began his acting at the age of nine and became famous for playing the character of Bruno in the movie The Boy in the Striped Pyjamas.  He is also known for his role in the movie Hugo for which he was awarded with Young Hollywood Award for Breakthrough Performance-Male. He is currently playing Otis Milburn in the Netflix comedy-drama series Sex Education. For more information, read the article below.

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Before Fame: He started his acting career when he was 9 years old.

Family/ Relationships

Asa Butterfield Ethnicity/Religion/Nationality

Born in Islington, London, he was born to Jacqueline Farr and Sam Butterfield. He was born with the middle name “Maxwell Thornton” but now uses middle name “Bopp” on his passport.

Asa Butterfield Affair/Girlfriend

His current relationship is not known at the moment. For more information, visit his twitter and Instagram.

Profile / Wiki / Information

Personal Information

  • Full Name: Asa Maxwell Thornton Farr Butterfield
  • Nicknames: Asa Butterfield
  • Birthday: April 1, 1997
  • Age: 21 years old
  • Birthplace: Islington, London, England
  • Current Residence: London, England
  • Education: Young Actors Theatre Islington
  • Profession: Actor
  • Nationality: English
  • Ethnicity/Race: White
  • Religion: Not Available
  • Zodiac: Aries
  • Dating: Ella Purnell (2015)
  • Children: Not Available
  • Net Worth: Not Available


  • Height: 5 feet 10 inches
  • Weight: 65 kg (approx)
  • Feet Size/Shoe Size:  Not Available
  • Dress Size: Not Available
  • Chest Size: Not Available

Trivia/ Facts that you probably didn’t know

  • He is a supporter of the Arsenal Football Club.
  • He grew two inches while shooting Ender’s Game (2013).
  • He developed an iPad app called “Racing Blind” together with his father and brother.
  • His name “Asa” in Arabic means “Jesus”.
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Memorable Quotes:

When you have a book as material as it is, it’s a lot easier to create a character because you have so many resources to draw upon when acting.