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A Star Is Born; Meet Eli Star Charlie Shotwell
Updated On 09 Mar, 2021 Published On 06 Feb, 2020
Undoubtedly, Charlie Shotwell did an amazing job with his role in Eli, the Netflix Horror film, which aired in 2019. But, wanna know what is even more amazing? It's the fact that Shotwell was not even twelve years when he gave that performance. *wigs flew*.
The film where Charlie Shotwell graced the role of the lead character, Eli, who suffers from a hazardous disease where he can't get out on the sun without being dangerously sunburned and suffering enormously, earned the rising star fame even more fame.
Rising Star Charlie Shotwell
Before the hit Netflix film, Charlie debuted as an actor for Man Down where he played Jonathan Drummer. The film was released in 2015. And, likewise, with his performance being admired by film directors and production companies in Hollywood, Charlie instantly began making history.
Shotwell who began acting at the age of only six then appeared in other projects including films such as Captain Fantastic, The Glass Castle, My Days of Mercy, The Nightingale, The Nest, All the Moneyin the World, and Morbius.
And, to not let it go, aside from Eli, Charlie is also highly renowned for his role as Joseph in Troop Zero, a comedy-drama, directed by Bert & Bertie and produced by Steve Tisch. The film earned well and positive responses.
As of Jan 2020, fans can watch Shotwell in the upcoming film, Morbius, which releases in July 2020. The film, produced by Marvel Studios and Columbia Pictures is directed by Daniel Espinosa.
Charlie Shotwell is better known for his role in Eli. SOURCE: Charlie Shotwell Instagram
Additionally, the film is about a chemist in search of a cure for himself after he suffers a rare illness. Shotwell will be co-starring alongside Jared Leto, Jared Harris, Matt Smith, and Adria Arjona. Not to mention, the movie is also already on hype among the fans.
Active In Social Media
Like any celebrities, Shotwell as well as loves sharing pictures on social media. As a matter of fact, his fans can follow Charlie on Instagram where he updates about his whereabouts with the username, 'cgshotwell'.
As of Jan. 2020, Shotwell has over eleven thousand followers with only thirty-six pictures. Using the photo-sharing platform in a proper manner, the child actor doesn't miss the opportunities to post snaps with established and elite celebrities he gets to work with.
Only at twelve, Charlie Shotwell has already traveled places. And, with that, it's certain he has even brighter future ahead of him.