Stranger Things young actor Finn Wolfhard; Know about his Career and Family life, and net worth
Any Stranger Things fan? Well, this will definitely not disappoint you. We all remember the smart kid, Mike Wheeler from the award-winning Netflix series, Stranger Things and the actor who's pulled off the role this well is young actor Finn Wolfhard.
The 14-year-old is definitely making a mark in Hollywood and we already see him doing big feature movies soon in future. And when you're this popular, it's obvious to get into controversies and scandals.
You might be wondering what a 14-year-old actor would get himself into that's scandalous but just a day ago, he was allegedly sexualized by an older model and it caused a bit of stir in the media. Let's find out what was the fuss all about!
Stranger Things Finn Wolfhard, Spoke About Controversial Instagram posted by Model Ali Michael
Texan model Ali Michael sparked a controversy after posting a picture of Finn Wolfhard in her Instagram Story where she wrote, "Not to be weird but hit me up in 4 years @finnwolfhardofficial."
The 27-year-old model was backlashed by fans all over the social media alleging her of sexualizing young actor, as she was asking him to date after he reaches 18.
Ali Michael's Instagram story, Source: Instagram
Her post was panned as 'disgusting', immoral and offensive as she was joking about children hitting puberty and dating her. Following this controversy, Finn spoke out stating,
"Oh, that was nuts. That was gross. That's good that she apologized, it's weird but..it's fine."
Ali too apologized confessing that it was never her intention to sexualize a minor in any shape or form. She further added,
"To those I offended or misled, I apologize for a post made in haste and lacking in sensitivity, particularly considering the landscape of the present culture."
Ali Micheal, a Texan model who was accused of sexualizing young actor, Source: Dailymail
Before this controversy, Finn also fired his agent Tyler Grasham as he was accused of sexual assault with young male actors.
Finn Wolfhard is famous for series like Supernatural, The 100 and Stranger Things. He has an older brother named Nick Wolfhard.
Quicks Facts About Finn Wolfhard
- Born and raised in Vancouver, British Columbia, Finn Wolfhard is a rising Canadian child actor best known for his character as Mike Wheeler in Netflix series Stranger Things.
- Belongs to French, German and Jewish descent.
- Made his first TV debut in the show The 100 and also small role as Jordie Pinsky in Supernatural.
- Has also made several appearances in music videos including Guilt Trip of Canadian punk rock band PUP and Sleep in the Heat.
- He and his co-stars Millie Bobby Brown, Gaten Matarazzo, Caleb McLaughlin, Noah Schnapp and Winona Ryder won Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series.
- Has an estimated net worth of around $500 million.