Henrique Chagas Moniz de Aragão Gonzaga (born April 30, 1993), known professionally as Henry Zaga, is a Brazilian actor.

Henry Zaga
Born
Henrique Chagas Moniz de Aragão Gonzaga

(1993-04-30) April 30, 1993 (age 26)
OccupationActor
Years active2015–present
Parent(s)

CareerEdit

Zaga gained recognition early in his career, when he was cast as Josh Diaz in the MTV series Teen Wolf.[1] Zaga later appeared in Netflix exclusive releases such as film XOXO and the series 13 Reasons Why.[2]

In April 2017, he was cast as Marvel superhero Roberto da Costa / Sunspot in the 20th Century Fox X-Men spin-off film, The New Mutants.[3][4] In August 2019, he was cast as Nick Andros in the television miniseries adaptation of Stephen King's The Stand for CBS All Access.[5]

FilmographyEdit

FilmEdit

Year Title Role Notes
2015 The Wing Christopher Short film
Accolade Competition Award for Merit Special Mention
Best Short Competition's Award of Excellence
2016 XOXO Jordan
2017 MDMA Donnie
2017 Deadly Detention Barrett Newman
2017 Cherry Pop Brendan
2020 The New Mutants Roberto da Costa / Sunspot Post-production

TelevisionEdit

Year Title Role Notes
2015 The Mysteries of Laura Theo Barnett Episode: "The Mystery of the Sunken Sailor"
2015–2016 Teen Wolf Josh Diaz 9 episodes
2017 13 Reasons Why Brad 4 episodes
2019 Trinkets Luka Novak 10 episodes
2019 Looking for Alaska Jake Miniseries; 8 episodes

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Ponce de Leon, Diego (May 20, 2015). "Ator brasiliense Henry Zaga integra nova temporada do seriado 'Teen wolf'". Correio Braziliense (in Portuguese). Retrieved June 27, 2017.
  2. ^ Jamal, Zakiya. "Who Is Brad On '13 Reasons Why'? Henry Zaga Plays The New Character". Romper. Retrieved June 27, 2017.
  3. ^ Kroll, Justin (June 1, 2017). "'13 Reasons Why' Actor Henry Zaga to Play Sunspot in 'New Mutants'". Variety. Retrieved July 2, 2017.
  4. ^ N'Duka, Amanda (June 1, 2017). "'New Mutants': Henry Zaga Set To Play Sunspot In 'X-Men' Spinoff". Deadline. Retrieved March 11, 2019.
  5. ^ "Brazilian Actor Henry Zaga Confirmed in Stephen King's The Stand". The Rio Times. August 2, 2019. Retrieved January 6, 2020.

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