American actor Charlie Wright rose to fame in 2017 when he replaced Devon Bostick for the role of Rodrick Heffley in the popular series, "Diary of a Wimpy Kid: The Long Haul.' The aspiring actor, who is working hard to establish himself as a mainstream actor, earned a lot of criticisms for the role from the fans of the film.
How Did Charlie Wright Amass Net Worth?
The American actor derives his net worth from his acting and modeling profession. His popularity and wealth significantly improved when he bagged a role in the kid’s favorite comedy series, Diary of a Wimpy Kid: The Long Haul, in 2017 at the age of 18. Charlie has also increased his net worth from his modeling career.
Charlie Wright portrays Rodrick in movie 'Diary of a Wimpy Kid: The Long Haul' (Photo: thesun.co.uk)
Wright, 19, has been active in the film industry since his debut movie, The Millers in 2014. His other notable movies include Better Things (2016) and Ingrid Goes West (2017). Moreover, he is a model affiliated to Bananas Models based in Paris. He joined the agency in January 2015.
Does Charlie Wright Have Girlfriend?
Charlie has always been quite tight-lipped about his dating life. When a celebrity doesn’t open about their love life, people also question their sexuality and speculate them to be gay/lesbian. He is a rising star who is probably focused on his career.
'Diary Of Wimpy Kid' Criticism
The #NotMyRodrick campaign started after the new trailer of Diary of a Wimpy Kid: The Long Haul released in 2017. Fans were unhappy to see Charlie replacing Devon Bostick for the role. He was replacing someone who had played Rodrick Heffley in the movie's first release, and it's two sequels.
However, Devon also tweeted about the film and wrote that he was excited to see Charlie Wright carrying his legacy in the movie.
Charlie Wright was born in 1999 to his parents: producer father Florence Deprez and mother, Richard Wright. His birthday month is not known. As per wiki, he belongs to mixed ethnicity as his parents come from British Swedish, French, Spanish, and Japanese descent. He is the nephew of the renowned actress and model Robin Wright. He has the height of 183 cm (6 feet).