Plays Sheldon Cooper
Iain Armitage’s love for performing and live theater prompted him to enter the world of acting.
His resume continues to grow with each passing month. Recently, Variety named him as one of the “Top 10 Actors to Watch” this fall season.
At the young age of eight, Armitage burst on the acting scene appearing alongside some of Hollywood’s biggest names. He made his acting debut playing the role of Ziggy Chapman on Big Little Lies.
Recently, Armitage worked on on a Netflix feature called Our Souls at Night.
Coming up this year, Iain will appear in the independent feature I’m Not Here.
In addition to acting on screen, Iain’s passionate about live theatre. This past summer he participated in a workshop for the new musical Millions.
He also attends as many Broadway shows as his schedule allows, and enjoys offering critiques of these performances on his YouTube channel.
When Iain is not performing or attending the theater, he can be found tap dancing or performing magic tricks. He also just recently he received a blue belt in Tae Kwon Do.
Iain was born in Georgia, and is based in Virginia when he’s not filming.
He's is the son of actor Euan Morton and theater producer Lee Armitage.