Robert Capron is popularly known as an actor film director, film producer, comedian, and voice artist who had his first chance at acting when he was cast in the movie, Bride Wars after which he starred in Hachiko: A Dog’s Story, a movie in which he had a small role. However, it was his work on the first three installments of the Diary of a Wimpy Kid film series that launched him into fame. On the series, he played the character of Rowley Jefferson. Interestingly, his biological mother Kaye played the role of his mother on the same show. For more engaging information about the star, read on.
Robert Capron – Bio, Age
Robert B. Capron III. (simply known as Robert Capron) was born in Providence, Rhode Island, United States, to Robert Capron Sr. and Kaye Capron, on the 9th of July 1998. His ethnicity is Caucasian and he is fully American. His parents had a major influence on his desire to pursue a career in the entertainment industry, as his father is an actor, while his mother is a performer. Some of his hobbies include; writing, acting, swimming, playing tennis and video games. In terms of his education, he gained admission into Brown University where he studied screenwriting, theatre, and film studies. In 2019, he briefly enrolled into Fordham University during the Spring season in order to attend London Dramatic Academy Program which held in the university.
Robert Capron began appearing on stage plays when he was eight years old and one of his most memorable was the play which was put together by the ‘Trinity Repertory Company.’ His debut on screen was recorded in the comedy film, Bride Wars. In 2009, due to his performance even at such a young age, Capron was subsequently cast in the movie, Hachi: A Dog’s Tale where he acted just a minor part.
In 2010, he experienced a breakthrough in his career after being cast in the movie series, Diary of a Wimpy Kid playing the character of Greg Heffley. His stellar performance did well to earn him a Young Artist Award. Also, he was featured in two scenes of the of Canadian-American frightfulness dream TV arrangement show, The Haunting Hour. Robert Capron later won two more Young Artist Awards in 2013.
Robert Capron is still an act on the rise. Seeing that he made his way into the hearts of many fans of Hollywood at a very young age he is still going strong in his craft. More so, having begun acting at the time he did, he sure has managed to grow his finances to an enviable state, one which his peers can only dream of. Though information on his investments, assets or net worth is currently not available, we perceive that he has an impressive sum to his name that can afford him a level of luxury.
Height and Weight
Robert Capron can be described as an actor who doesn’t come across as the eye candy sort of celebrity. This is because the star is a little on the chubby side with a weight of 52kg(114.64 lbs) of which some may not find too attractive especially when paired with an average height of 5 feet 7 inches(1. 7 m). Nevertheless, his acting chops, easy-going personality, charm, and charisma make him a lovable character to watch each time he appears on the screen. Other features of his include; dark brown eyes and light brown hair color.
Where is He Now?
Robert Capron is far from being the child star who captivated the hearts of many with his role in the Diary of a Wimpy Kid. Now, he is more of an adult who tries to balance his higher studies at Brown University with his acting career. He is also currently promoting the movie titled, The Polka King, a movie where he portrayed the role of the son of ‘The Polka King,’ alongside a star-studded cast including; Jack Black, Jenny Slate (of Parks and Recreation) as well as Jason Schwartzman. He is also currently working as a recurring cast on the CBS television show, Elementary.