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Charlie Carver Biography

Birth Name:
Charles Carver Martensen
Birth Place:
San Fernando, California, United States
Profession
Actor

Fast Facts

  • Grew up on a vineyard in California's Napa Valley operated by his mother and stepfather; father is a researcher in medical history at the National Institutes of Health
  • Made his acting debut as an eighth-grader in a school production of Shakespeare's A Midsummer Night's Dream (he played Puck)
  • Studied at the same secondary school (Interlochen Arts Academy in Interlochen, MI) as Felicity Huffman, who played his mother on Desperate Housewives
  • Is the identical twin of Max Carver (Charlie's seven minutes older than Max); the duo played identical twins on Desperate Housewives

Awards

  • 2008Screen Actors Guild Awards-Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Comedy Series: nominated

Relationships