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Charlie McDermott Biography

Birth Place:
West Chester, Pennsylvania, United States

Fast Facts

  • Earned his first film role in M
  • Night Shyamalan's The Village (2004), which was filmed near McDermott's Pennsylvania home
  • Moved to Los Angles in 2006 at age 16 to pursue an acting career
  • Worked with his cousin, child actor James Reilly, on the independent movie Frozen River (2008)
  • The two actors played brothers in the film
  • Earned a Spirit Award nomination for Best Supporting Actor for his work in Frozen River


  • 2009Independent Spirit Awards-Best Supporting Male: nominated


  • James Reilly -- Cousin
  • Charlie -- Father
  • Barb -- Mother
  • Erin -- Sister
  • Grace -- Sister