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Wyatt Jess Oleff[1] (born July 13, 2003) is an American actor known for playing Stanley Uris in the 2017 supernatural horror film It as well as its 2019 sequel.[2][3] Both are directed by Andy Muschietti and based on the 1986 horror novel of the same name by Stephen King. Oleff also had a minor role in the Marvel Studios films Guardians of the Galaxy and Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2, as the young Peter Quill.

Wyatt Oleff
Born
Wyatt Jess Oleff

(2003-07-13) July 13, 2003 (age 16)
ResidenceLos Angeles, California, U.S.
OccupationActor
Years active2012–present

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Early lifeEdit

Oleff was born in Chicago, Illinois, to Doug and Jennifer Oleff, living there for the first seven years of his life.[1] He then moved to Los Angeles with his parents and began acting.[1] One of his earliest acting roles was in a commercial for Coldwell Banker.[1]

FilmographyEdit

FilmEdit

Year Title Role Notes
2014 Someone Marry Barry J.T, Son
Guardians of the Galaxy Young
Peter Quill
2015 Crafty: (Or the Unexpected Virtue of the Girl in Charge of Snacks) Rocco Short film
2017 Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 Young
Peter Quill
It Stanley Uris
2019 It Chapter Two Young Stanley Uris (flashbacks) Post-production; Shared role with Andy Bean

TelevisionEdit

Year Title Role Notes
2012 Animal Practice Young George Episode: "Who's afraid of Virginia Coleman?"
2013 Middle Age Rage Oliver Bobeck Television film
Suburgatory Kevuel Episode: "T-ball & Sympathy"
Shake it Up! Byron / Kid Episode: "Haunt it Up!"
Once Upon a Time Young Rumplestiltskin Episode: "Think Lovely Thoughts"
2014 Scorpion Owen Episode: "Dominoes"
2015 The History of Us Young Andrew Television film
2019 I Am Not Okay With This Stanley In production

Music VideosEdit

Year Title Artist Role
2017 "Santa's Coming for Us" Sia Son[4]

Awards and nominationsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b c d "'IT' star Wyatt Oleff says the movie is "a coming of age story"".
  2. ^ "It (2017) - Andy Muschietti - Synopsis, Characteristics, Moods, Themes and Related - AllMovie". AllMovie.
  3. ^ "'It' star Wyatt Oleff on the Losers Club's battle with Pennywise, what sets the remake apart". New York Daily News.
  4. ^ https://ew.com/music/2017/11/22/kristen-bell-sia-holiday-video/
  5. ^ http://catalinafilm.org/catalina-film-festival-wraps-7th-annual-fest-awards-14-categories-113-films-competition-2/

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