Miko Hughes has practically spent his entire life on screen, after having begun his career at the early age of twenty-two months old, when he appeared in a public service announcement. From there on, he became an actor, appearing in tens of movies over the years.
In 1989, he appeared in Pet Sematary as Gage Creed, then in the 1995 space docudrama movie, Apollo 13 as Jeffrey (Jim Lovell’s son). He later played Heather Langenkamp’s son, Dylan, in the 1994 movie Wes Craven’s New Nightmare and Simeon in Mercury Rising in 1998. From 1990 to 1995, Hughes played the recurring role of Aaron on the ABC sitcom Full House. Learn more about him below, including his biography, wife, net worth and where he is now.
Miko Hughes Biography
The former child actor was born in Apple Valley, California February 22, 1986, to a special effects technician named John Hughes, and his wife Mary (née Phelps). He has three siblings; Molly, Mitch, and Mike and is of English and Chickasaw Native American heritage.
There is no information about his early life and educational background, which may probably be due to the fact that he began appearing on screen quite early and that part of his life was overtaken by his career.
Right after he appeared in a public service announcement child, Miko Hughes became one of the most sought for and busiest child actors in Hollywood. One of his earliest major movies was opposite Danny DeVito in Jack the Bear in 1993. Other major movies he appeared in include Spawn, Kindergarten Cop, and Zeus and Roxanne.
Hughes has also appeared in numerous TV movies and series. From 1990 to 1995, he played the recurring character of Aaron on the ABC sitcom Full House. His other appearances include Baywatch, Sister Kate, Beverly Hills, 90210, Melrose Place, The Nanny, Touched by an Angel, and Life with Louie, which earned him an Emmy Award certificate for voicing the character Tommy. His other voice acting credits include twin babies, Sly and Witt, in the movie Baby Geniuses.
He also played a weird kid villain who was a part of a renegade group of aliens in the science-fiction series Roswell, which first aired on The WB network and then on UPN from 1999 to 2002.
Not many are aware that the former actor is also a singer who has released two albums. His first album is self-titled, while his second one is Halloween Haunts, both released in 1995 when he was just nine years old. The songs on both albums were all written by him and released under his record label, Little Chief Inc.
In 2013, Miko Hughes added director to his list of titles by directing the section “See” in Chilling Visions: 5 Senses of Fear (a horror anthology film).
Miko Hughes’ net worth is currently estimated to be around $500,000. With the years he has spent in the entertainment industry, many people would have expected a much higher figure than what he is currently worth, but for some reason, that does not seem to be the case. Regardless, the former child actor is still very much active in the industry and there is no doubt that his net worth will increase in the future.
Is He Gay?
Miko Hughes has never really addressed his sexuality and has also never been one to show off his relationships publicly. He is one of those celebrities who love their private life kept private, which he has to a large extent succeeded at doing. So whether or not he is gay or straight, no one knows for a fact.
Where Is He Now?
The last time we saw Miko Hughes was in a movie in 2011 when he took on the lead character in Remains. After that, he began writing and directing. In 2013, he created and directed the “See” segment in Chilling Visions: 5 Senses of Fear, and as of 2015, he was working on the horror film, William Froste, which was supposed to be released in 2016 but for some unknown reasons was not.
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Other Facts About Miko Hughes
1. His full name is Miko John Hughes and Miko means “Chief” in the native American language of Chickasaw.
2. He has a height of 5 feet 4 inches (1.63 m).
3. Unlike many other people, Miko Hughes keeps bees as pets and has a beehive that houses over 30,000 bees in his backyard. He also has a cat named Spaz.
4. Hughes is friends with Joey Zimmerman and was the youngest guest to be interviewed on The Tonight Show by Johnny Carson.