October 5, 2006
Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
Jacob Tremblay is a Canadian actor. In 2015, by an actor in a leading role, he won the Critics ‘ Choice Movie Award for Best Young Performer and the Academy of Canadian Cinema and Television Award for Best Performance and was nominated by a male actor in a supporting role for the Screen Actors Guild Award for Excellent Performance.
It was announced in July 2019 that he will speak Flounder in Disney’s The Little Mermaid’s live-action adaptation.
He made his film debut in the 2013 edition of the live-action / animated feature The Smurfs 2.
His father is a police detective, Jason Tremblay, and his mother, Christina Candia Tremblay, is a homemaker. Jacob older sister Emma and younger sister Erica are also actors.
Tremblay is an avid fan of the Star Wars franchise and named his dog after the character of Daisy Ridley, Rey.