Lewis Pullman

Lewis James Pullman (born January 29, 1993) is an American actor. He is known for his leading roles in the 2018 films The Strangers: Prey at Night and Bad Times at the El Royale.[2][3] He will co-star in the action sequel Top Gun: Maverick.[4] Pullman also plays drums for the band Atta Boy.

Lewis Pullman
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Pullman in 2018
Lewis James Pullman[1]

(1993-01-29) January 29, 1993 (age 27)[1]

Early lifeEdit

Pullman was born in Los Angeles, California, the son of Bill Pullman, an actor, and Tamara Hurwitz, a modern dancer. He has a sister named Maesa and a brother named Jack[5]


In 2013, Pullman's acting career began with the short film The Tutor. He has since gone on to have supporting roles in The Ballad of Lefty Brown, Lean on Pete, and Battle of the Sexes. He also had a leading role in Bad Times at the El Royale alongside Jeff Bridges, Chris Hemsworth, Jon Hamm, and Dakota Johnson; and he also starred in the Hulu adaptation of Catch-22 as Major Major Major Major, alongside Christopher Abbott, George Clooney, Kyle Chandler, and Hugh Laurie. He will also co-star alongside Tom Cruise, Miles Teller, Jon Hamm, and Glenn Powell in Top Gun: Maverick.


Pullman plays drums[6] in the band Atta Boy, along with actress/musician Eden Brolin (daughter of Josh Brolin), Freddy Reish, and Dashel Thompson. They released their first album, Out of Sorts, in 2012. They released their sophomore album, Big Heart Manners, in 2020.



Year Title Role Notes
2013 The Tutor James Short film
2015 The Peter Cassidy Project Henry Lovegood
2016 Where You Are Adult James
The Realest Real Patrick
2017 The Ballad of Lefty Brown Billy Kitchen
Aftermath Older Samuel As Lewis James Pullman
Lean on Pete Dallas
Battle of the Sexes Larry Riggs
2018 The Strangers: Prey at Night Luke
Bad Times at the El Royale Miles Miller
Lefty/Righty Righty Short film
2019 Them That Follow Garret
2020 Pink Skies Ahead Ben
Press Play post-production[7]
2021 Top Gun: Maverick Bob


Year Title Role Notes
2015 Highston Highston Liggetts Episode: "Pilot"
2019 Catch-22 Major Major Major Major


  1. ^ a b c https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:VGF4-88N. (Bad ref. Login required)
  2. ^ "Review: 'The Strangers: Prey at Night' Delivers on Its Title". Nytimes.com. March 8, 2018. Retrieved 24 October 2018.
  3. ^ "Bridges, Erivo, and Pullman Interview: Bad Times at El Royale". Screenrant.com. 11 October 2018. Retrieved 24 October 2018.
  4. ^ McNary, Dave (23 August 2018). "Jon Hamm, Ed Harris Joining Tom Cruise's 'Top Gun: Maverick'". Variety.com. Retrieved 24 October 2018.
  5. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2018-10-24. Retrieved 2018-10-24.CS1 maint: archived copy as title (link)
  6. ^ https://www.weareattaboy.com/
  7. ^ "CJ Entertainment to Produce Romantic Drama 'Press Play' With Clara Rugaard, Lewis Pullman". hollywoodreporter.com. 7 October 2019. Retrieved 25 December 2019.

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