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Jared Gilman won the role of Sam in Moonrise Kingdom at the age of twelve; it is his first professional acting assignment.
He has studied acting and filmmaking in professional performing art studios and summer camps. He enjoys scripting, acting in, and editing his own short action videos.
Now thirteen years old, Mr. Gilman attends middle school in his native New Jersey and is on his school’s cross country and fencing teams. Besides acting, his other passion is playing golf.