Robbie Amell is a Canadian television and movie actor. We know him for his roles as Stephen Jameson on The CW’s television series The Tomorrow People, Ronnie Raymond/Firestorm on the CW’s television series The Flash and Fred Jones in the films Scooby-Doo.
Robbie Amell Age
The young actor was born Robert Patrick Amell in Toronto Canada. The date of his birth is April 21, 1988, which means that Robbie is 29 years old at the moment. His father Christopher and his mother Jennifer (Burden) both work in custom jewelry. Robbie’s first cousin is actor Stephen Amell, the star of CW’s Arrow. However, Robbie Amell and Stephen Amell are not siblings, that is, Stephen is not his brother.
Robbie Amell Wife
Robbie Amell and wife Italia Ricci married in 2016. They were dating for six years before they got engaged on August 20, 2014. Stephanie Italia Ricci is a Canadian actress. She is best known for her role of White House Chief of Staff Emily Rhodes in Designated Survivor.
The couple got married on October 15, 2016. They still have no children. However, they do have two lovely puppies. Ammel often posts pictures of his wife Italia and their dogs on his Instagram profile, not hiding his love for a lovely wife.
Childhood and Education
Along with his sister, Robbie Amell started acting when he was only six years old. He later started his career as a model and actor in TV shows and advertisements. When he was sixteen, he began landing roles at Lawrence Park Stage in school plays such as Louis and Dave, Picasso at the Lapin Agile and The Importance of Being Earnest. This made Robbie realize that he wanted to pursue the acting career and he enrolled to the Canadian Studios Acting Academy.
After he was cast in the TV series The Tomorrow People, Robbie Amell’s career saw a steep hike. His growing popularity brought him more substantial roles in television series and movies.
Shortly after Robbie Amell was cast to play in the major motion picture Cheaper by the Dozen 2, co-starring big Hollywood names such as Steve Martin, Bonnie Hunt, Hilary Duff, Tom Welling, Eugene Levy, and Carmen Electra.
As most Canadians, Robbie Amell loved playing hockey and he’s been playing it since he was a boy. In addition, he takes lessons in martial arts called Muay Thai.
Amell attended Lawrence Park Collegiate Institute, from which he graduated in 2006.
Robbie Amell Height and Weight
The famous Canadian actor is 6 feet or 1.8 m high. In addition, he weighs around 74 kg. His trademark is dark brown hair and stunning blue eyes. Due to regular workouts, Amell has a lovely model body too.
Robbie Amell Net Worth and Income
The net worth of famous Canadian actor is estimated at 2 million US dollars. He makes most of his income starring in popular TV series.
TV Series and Movies
In Cheaper by the Dozen 2, Robbie Amell played Daniel Murtaugh. His role was originally meant to be a non-speaking one. However, Robbie got a couple of lines eventually. In 2007 Robbie played in a horror movie Left for Dead, while in 2008 he got a role of Drew Patterson in the television movie Picture This. Furthermore, Amell stared in Nickelodeon series True Jackson from 2008 to 2011.
He portrayed Fred Jones in the television movie Scooby-Doo! The Mystery Begins in 2009. The movie gained a huge success and it was followed by a sequel Scooby-Doo! Curse of the Lake Monster the following year.
In 2013, Robbie Amell got his most important roles so far. He played Stephen Jameson, the main character in the science fiction television series The Tomorrow People.
In 2015, the role of Wesley Rush in The Duff earned Robbie two Teen Choice Award nominations. From 2014 to 2016 the Canadian actor played in the well-known TV show The Flash. Finally, in 2016, Amell appeared in the comedy Nine Lives alongside Kevin Spacey and Jennifer Garner.
Ethnicity and Nationality
Amell belongs to mixed English, Scottish, German descent. Also, he belongs to one sixteen French-Canadian and more distant Dutch and Welsh descent. His last name Amell originates from France and in the past was spelled ‘Hamel’. His nationality is Canadian.
|Born:||April 21 1988|
|Net Worth:||$2 million|
|Hair Color:||Dark Brown|
|Height:||6 feet or 1.8 m|
|Married to:||Italia Ricci|
|Education:||Lawrence Park Collegiate Institute|