Wyatt Oleff

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Wyatt Oleff
Oleff in 2018
Born
Wyatt Jess Oleff

(2003-07-13) July 13, 2003 (age 20)
OccupationActor
Years active2012–present

Wyatt Jess Oleff[1] (born July 13, 2003) is an American actor, known for portraying the role of Stanley Uris in the 2017 supernatural horror film It and its 2019 sequel, as well as the role of Stanley Barber in the coming-of-age comedy-drama Netflix series I Am Not Okay With This (2020),[2] and a young Peter Quill in the Marvel Studios superhero films Guardians of the Galaxy (2014) and Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 (2017).

Early life[edit]

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]

Filmography[edit]

Film
Year Title Role Notes
2014 Someone Marry Barry J.T.
2014 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
2017 It Stanley "Stan" Uris
2019 It Chapter Two young Stanley "Stan" Uris
2020 The Weight of Perfection Walker Short film
2020 Oh, Sorry Sam Short film
2022 Stay Awake Ethan [3][4]
2022 The Year Between Neil Miller [5]
2025 Karate Kid TBA Post-production
Television
Year Title Role Notes
2012 Animal Practice Young George Episode: "Who's afraid of Virginia Coleman?"
2013 Middle Age Rage Oliver Bobeck Television film
2013 Suburgatory Kevuel Episode: "T-ball & Sympathy"
2013 Shake it Up! Byron / Kid Episode: "Haunt it Up!"
2013 Once Upon a Time Young Rumplestiltskin Episode: "Think Lovely Thoughts"
2014 Scorpion Owen Episode: "Dominoes"
2015 The History of Us Young Andrew Television film
2020 I Am Not Okay with This Stanley Barber Main role
2020 Acting for a Cause Lysander Episode: "A Midsummer Night's Dream"
2023 City on Fire[6] Charlie Main role
Music videos
Year Title Artist Role
2017 "Santa's Coming for Us" Sia Son[7]
Podcasts
Year Title Role Notes
2020 Day by Day Greg Episode: "Destiny Cinema 2"[8]

Awards and nominations[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d Sandoval, Ana (September 20, 2017). Guardado, Natalie (ed.). "'IT' star Wyatt Oleff says the movie is "a coming of age story"". PulseSpikes. World Press Group, Inc. Retrieved September 12, 2019.
  2. ^ Hitt, Caitlyn (September 8, 2017). "'It' star Wyatt Oleff on the Losers Club's battle with Pennywise, what sets the remake apart". New York Daily News. Archived from the original on May 30, 2019. Retrieved September 12, 2019.
  3. ^ Lang, Jamie (July 14, 2021). "Chrissy Metz, Wyatt Oleff, Fin Argus Headline 'Stay Awake,' a Humanizing Look at Opioid Addiction (EXCLUSIVE)". Variety. Retrieved February 4, 2022.
  4. ^ Grater, Tom (February 2, 2022). "'Stay Awake' First Clip: Addiction Drama Starring Chrissy Metz Premieres At Berlin Film Festival". Deadline. Retrieved February 4, 2022.
  5. ^ "THE YEAR BETWEEN". www.theyearbetweenfilm.com. Retrieved May 29, 2023.
  6. ^ Andreeva, Nellie (October 29, 2021). "'City On Fire': Wyatt Oleff To Star In Apple TV+ Series, Jesse Peretz To Direct". Deadline. Retrieved January 24, 2022.
  7. ^ "Kristen Bell stars in celebrity-packed Sia music video, 'Santa's Coming for Us'". Entertainment Weekly.
  8. ^ "'The Destiny Cinema 2' starring Liana Liberato, David Mazouz, and Wyatt Oleff". Apple.com. 2020. Retrieved March 15, 2021.
  9. ^ Chidester, Jennifer (October 3, 2017). "Catalina Film Festival Wraps 7th Annual Fest with Awards in 14 Categories". Catalina Film Festival. Retrieved September 12, 2019.

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