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Cole Sprouse Biography

Birth Name:
Cole Mitchell Sprouse
Birth Place:
Arezzo, Tuscany, Italy

Fast Facts

  • Named after singer Nat King Cole
  • Born 15 minutes after his twin brother, Dylan
  • Began snowboarding at age 4
  • Made his feature-film debut, sharing screen time with Dylan, in Adam Sandler's Big Daddy (1999)
  • Played Ross' son, Ben, on Friends; one of the few times the twins did not share acting duties as kids
  • Launched (with Dylan) the Sprouse Bros
  • brand in 2006, which included merchandise, a magazine for tween boys and a book series


  • 2019People's Choice Awards-Favorite Dramatic Movie Actor: winner


  • Matthew Sprouse -- Father
  • Jonine Booth Wright -- Grandmother
  • Melanie Wright -- Mother
  • Lili Pauline Reinhart -- Significant Other