Atticus Shaffer Net Worth 2017: Short Bio & Wiki

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Atticus Ronald Shaffer was born on 19 June 1998, in Santa Clarita, California USA; he has ancestral roots in Poland, Germany, Italy, and England. He is an actor best known for playing the main role of Brick Heck in the ABC sitcom “The Middle”. This, along with commercials, television show appearances, and voice acting have put his net worth to where it is now.

How rich is Atticus Shaffer? Sources inform that his net worth is at $4 million as of early 2016. Most of his net worth can be attributed to his role in “The Middle”. He’s also been having great success doing voices and voice-overs for various animated shows and films. With some appearances in movies, and the prospect of more opportunities as his career moves on, this might be just the beginning for young Atticus.

Atticus Shaffer Net Worth $4 Million

Atticus started his career when he was discovered in 2006. His first opportunity came as a guest star in the television show “The Class”. His performance there landed him the lead role for the show “The Middle”, which was the start of his rise in net worth. Soon after, he found himself starring in other television shows as a guest, being featured in shows like “My Name is Earl”, “Days of Our Lives”, and “Carpoolers”. He also received some opportunities for films like a short role in the movie “Hancock” where he had a scene with Will Smith. He has also starred in films like “The Unborn”, “Leaving Barstow” and “Opposite Day”. He took parts in commercials, and then was given the idea to do voice-overs for animated movies and films. He’s voiced for titles like “Frankenweenie”, “Subject: I Love You” and “Year One”. He’s also working for the animated television show “Fish Hooks” which has been on air since 2010. He currently continues his career both as an actor and voice actor, steadily increasing his net worth.

Shaffer has won a few awards for his achievements, including the Media Access Diversity Award for Actor with Physical or Emotional Disability. He also received a Young Artist Award for his role in “The Middle”, and for his role in “Frankenweenie”, an Annie Award for voice acting.

As for Atticus’ personal life, he’s known to have Type IV Osteogenesis Imperfecta, a rare genetic condition which affects his bones and makes them brittle, which is the reason for his small size. This is also why he can portray roles of a younger person. Despite this sickness, he doesn’t let it affect him. He is home-schooled and calls himself a bit of a nerd. He plays popular toys like Yu-Gi-Oh and Lego. He also enjoys watching and reading anything from the Star Wars Franchise. Aside from these, he watches a lot of the History Channel, such as shows like “The Pickers” and “Storage Wars”. Atticus also loves camping and does his best to earn merits and badges. He also doesn’t take his fame too seriously; at times he tells that he isn’t used to people talking about him or looking at him. He thinks of his career as an inspiration for people like him and those that look up to him as a role-model.

Quick Facts

Birth date: June 19, 1998
Birth place: Santa Clarita, California, United States
Height:3 ft 8 in (1.12 m)
Profession:Actor, Voice Actor
Nationality:United States of America
Parents:Debbie Shaffer, Ron Shaffer

Interesting Facts

1Suffers from Osteogenesis Imperfecta, also know as brittle bone disease.
2His paternal grandmother was of Italian descent, and his maternal grandmother's ancestry is Polish. His other roots include German, Swiss-French, French-Canadian, and English.
3Named after the character Atticus Finch from To Kill a Mockingbird (1962).

Net Worth & Salary

The Middle (2009)$12,000 per episode


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Won Awards

Won awards

Won awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovieAward shared with
2013BTVA Voice Acting AwardBehind the Voice Actors AwardsBest Male Vocal Performance by a ChildFrankenweenie (2012)

Nominated Awards

Nominated awards

Nominated awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovieAward shared with
2016BTVA Special/DVD Voice Acting AwardBehind the Voice Actors AwardsBest Vocal Ensemble in a TV Special/Direct-to-DVD Title or Theatrical ShortThe Lion Guard: Return of the Roar (2015)· Max Charles
· Joshua Rush
· Diamond White
· Dusan Brown
· Rob Lowe
· Gabrielle Union
· Khary Payton
· Andrew Kishino
· Eden Riegel
2013AnnieAnnie AwardsVoice Acting in an Animated Feature ProductionFrankenweenie (2012)
2011Young Artist AwardYoung Artist AwardsOutstanding Young Ensemble in a TV SeriesThe Middle (2009)· Charlie McDermott
· Eden Sher




The Lion Guard2016TV Series filmingOno (2015) (voice)
The Lion Guard: Return of the Roar2015TV MovieOno (voice)
The Middle2009-2015TV SeriesBrick Heck
Steven Universe2013-2015TV SeriesPeedee / Pee Dee / Sourcream
Clarence2015TV SeriesSeabass
See Dad Run2015TV Series
Super Buddies2013VideoMonk-E (voice)
Fish Hooks2010-2013TV SeriesAlbert Glass
Frankenweenie2012Edgar 'E' Gore (voice)
Shake It Up!2011TV SeriesAlien
The Penguins of Madagascar2011TV SeriesVesuvius Twin #1 / Vesuvius Twin #2
Thundercats2011TV SeriesChild Emrick
Subject: I Love You2011Tommy (voice)
I'm in the Band2011TV SeriesEddie Nova Jr.
Opposite Day2009Kid Detective #2
My Name Is Earl2009TV SeriesSpace Camper
The Unborn2009Matty Newton
An American Carol2008Timmy / Atticus
Hancock2008Boy at Bus Bench
Leaving Barstow2008Little Boy on Bus
Out of Jimmy's Head2008TV SeriesAaron
Carpoolers2008TV SeriesBoy
Days of Our Lives2007TV SeriesIrish Boy
The Class2007TV SeriesJonah
The Middle2007TV MovieBrick Heck

Sound Department

Sound Department

Subject: I Love You2011ADR looping



Year One2009ADR voice



Home & Family2014-2015TV SeriesHimself / Himself - Guest
The View2010-2015TV SeriesHimself - Guest
The Chew2013TV SeriesHimself - Guest
The Queen Latifah Show2013TV SeriesHimself - Guest
Made in Hollywood2012TV SeriesHimself
Good Morning America2012TV SeriesHimself - Guest
Live with Kelly and Michael2012TV SeriesHimself - Guest
Jimmy Kimmel Live!2009-2011TV SeriesHimself - Guest
Extreme Makeover: Home Edition2011TV SeriesHimself
Conan2011TV SeriesHimself - Guest
25th Annual Genesis Awards2011TV SpecialHimself
79th Annual Hollywood Christmas Parade2010TV MovieHimself
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno2010TV SeriesHimself - Guest
Lopez Tonight2010TV SeriesHimself - Guest
Entertainment Tonight2010TV SeriesHimself
The Bonnie Hunt Show2010TV SeriesHimself - Guest

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