October 3, 2004
Scarsdale, New York
American actor who has appeared in multiple movies and television shows as a main character. His popularity went sky high when he played Will Byers in the first season of Netflix science fiction horror web television series Stranger Things. His successful portrayal made him a series regular for the second season of Stranger Things, which premiered on October 27, 2017. His first acting role was in Steven Spielberg’s historical drama film Bridge of Spies. He has also played the lead character, Charlie Brown, in 2015’s The Peanuts Movie.
Schnapps performed acting roles in school and community plays and started getting interested in acting after watching the Broadway production of Annie when he was around 5 years old.
His family is from Montreal, Quebec, Canada and his parents’ names are Karine and Mitchell Schnapp. He has a twin sister, Chloe, who is four minutes younger to him. His father is of Russian Jewish ancestry while his mother is of Moroccan Jewish ancestry.
Noah’s dog named Spaghetti has his own Twitter account.