Known For

Asa Butterfield is known for:

  • Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children
    A teenager finds himself transported to an island where he must help protect a group of orphans with special powers from creatures intent on destroying them.
  • The Boy in the Striped Pyjamas
    When his family moves from their home in Berlin to a strange new house in Poland, young Bruno befriends Shmuel, a boy who lives on the other side of the fence where everyone seems to be wearing striped pajamas. Unaware of Shmuel's fate as a Jewish prisoner or the role his own Nazi father plays in his imprisonment, Bruno embarks on a dangerous journey inside the camp's walls.
  • Hugo
    Orphaned and alone except for an uncle, Hugo Cabret lives in the walls of a train station in 1930s Paris. Hugo's job is to oil and maintain the station's clocks, but to him, his more important task is to protect a broken automaton and notebook left to him by his late father. Accompanied by the goddaughter of an embittered toy merchant, Hugo embarks on a quest to solve the mystery of the automaton and find a place he can call home.

Related Actors

These actors are frequently suggested for roles along with Asa Butterfield.

Top Casting Suggestions

Asa Butterfield has been suggested to play 715 roles. Click below to see other actors suggested for each role, and vote for who you think would play the role best.

Browse Stories

Here are a few random stories from the archive. Take a look and click one to assemble your dream cast!

See More