Harris Dickinson is an English actor, writer, and director. He is known for his role in Beach Rats as Frankie. Harris won London Film Critics Circle Awards for his role in Beach Rats.
Harris was born on 18 June 1996 in Leytonstone, East London. Harris holds British nationality and White ethnicity. His height is 6 feet.
Harris dropped out of school at the age of 17 to study film and theatre. He almost went to pursue a career in the Marines before he was convinced by his coach to return to the theatre.
Harris started his acting career from a TV show Some Girls (2014). There, he played the role of Tonka for two episodes. He also appeared in Home (2016) as P.K Bell, Silent Witness (2017) as Aaron Logan for two episodes, Clique (2017) as Sam for four episodes.
Harris’s breakthrough was from the movie Beach Rats. He portrayed the role of Frankie, a young man struggling with his sexuality. The role of his girlfriend Simone in the film was portrayed by Madeline Weinstein. For his performance, he got nominated for Independent Spirit Award for Best Male Lead, Gotham Independent Film Awards, and he won the London Film Critics Circle Awards for Young/Irish British Performer.
In 2018, he appeared in the TV series Trust, as John Paul Getty III. He co-starred alongside Donald Sutherland as J. Paul Getty, Hilary Swank as Gail Getty, Michael Esper as John Paul Getty JR, Luc Marinelli as Primo. The drama was about the abduction of John Paul Getty III while he was in Italy.
As per some sources, Harris is set to appear in The Medium, Postcards from London, and The Darkest Minds.
After his role as Frankie in Beach Rats, his view on sexuality changed in his real life as well. However, all the confusion regarding his sexuality was cleared when Harris posted a picture with his girlfriend, Rose Gray, on January 29, 2018.
We can see the love between Harris and Rose from the pictures and caption posted on his official Instagram account.
Harris is an unmarried man and there is no sign of him getting married. He seemed focused on his career as there is no information about his extra affairs, relationship, marriage or divorce.
As a rising star, Dickinson has managed to amass a net worth of around $3 million. Harris wrote and directed Surface in 2014 and Drop in 2015. He is also active on social sites like Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter.