The American television family sitcom, Modern Family, gave rise to a lot of enthusiastic actors including Nolan Gould. The brilliant actor began acting since his infant years; he unarguably stood out as the amiable, talented character – Young Jimmy in the TV series, Out of Jimmy’s Head for which he clinched the Young Artist Award for Best Young Ensemble Performance in a TV series in 2008.
Gould got his big break as Luke Dunphy in the multi-award winning TV series, Modern Family where he has been playing a major role since 2009 and has bagged many accolades in the process, including Legionnaires of Laughter Legacy Awards and Young Artist Award. Despite his age, the young actor’s career has been decorated with many awards as he also claimed the Young Hollywood Award in 2012. He has also been featured in multiple TV shows such as Good Luck Charlie, Whose Line Is It Anyway and served as the presenter of the 2012 Nickelodeon Kid’s Choice Awards and 2013 Primetime Creative Arts Emmy Awards. Read on as we unravel more details about the child prodigy.
Nolan Gould’s Biography
Nolan Gould was born into the family of Edwin and Angela Gould in New York City, New York, United States on 28th October 1998. He has three siblings – two brothers, Aidan and Garret Gould, and a sister named Cassie Gould. Following his father’s profession as a military officer, his family resided in different cities including Phoenix, Alabama, and California.
Nolan Gould’s older brother, Aidan is also an actor and he is widely known for his roles as Will Sutter in CSI: Crime Scene Investigation, Kid Sinclair in Gilmore Girls and Josh in The Rainbow Tribe. Nolan Gould is a young genius who completed his basic education when he was thirteen years old, having passed the General Educational Development test at that age. He also has an Intelligence Quotient of 150 and he is furthering his education through online studies.
His Movies And TV Shows
Nolan Gould began making waves in the entertainment industry right from the tender age of three, as he was featured in several commercials, following in the footsteps of his older brother. When he was 7 years old, he made an appearance in the short comedy movie, The McPassion and in the same year, he was featured in another short comedy movie titled, Waiting Room as a Wild Child.
In 2007, Gould picked up roles in several movies and TV shows including the 2007 TV series documentary, America’s Most Wanted: America Fights Back, The Secret of Ruby Scorpion, Out of Jimmy’s Head, Have a Nice Death and Sunny & Share Love You. From 2008 to 2009, the young talented actor starred as Johnny in the movie – Montana, Mark Scott in the television movie – Sweet Nothing in My Ear, John Warner in the crime-drama TV series – Eleventh Hour and Sam in the family-fantasy film – Space Buddies.
Gould however, became a prominent actor after landing a major role in the Golden Globe-winning TV series, Modern Family, created by Steven Levitan and Christopher Lloyd. He plays the character of Luke Dunphy in the family sitcom opposite Ed O’Neil, Sofia Vergara, Julie Brown, Ty Burrell, and Eric Stonestreet, among others.
The intelligent actor has further displayed his acting qualities in movies and series like Yes, Camp, Field of Lost Shoes, R. L. Stine’s The Haunting Hour, Ghoul, Monster Heroes, Friends with Benefits and he equally played a voice role in Abominable Christmas. Nolan Gould has additionally graced several television shows such as Polaris Primetime, The Night Time Show with Stephen Kramer Glickman, Entertainment Tonight, Jimmy Kimmel Live as well as contesting in Battle of the Network Stars in 2017 and Worst Cooks in America in the following year. Due to his sensational performances, the handsome actor was named 2010 Entertainer of the Year by Entertainment Weekly Magazine.
What’s Nolan Gould’s Net Worth?
Nolan Gould enjoys both fortune and prosperity derived from his palmy acting career. He is reportedly paid over $70,000 per episode of Modern Family. Having featured in 230 episodes of the smash series, Gould’s financial value is penned at $12 million.
Is Nolan Gould Gay?
Gould has made appearances in a couple of music videos and has played a gay character, together with Coy Stewart, in Logic’s music video titled 1-800-273-8255. Since then, he has been a target of gay rumors. In reality, the award-winning actor is assumed to be straight and has been romantically linked to several pretty ladies including Joey King and Hannah Glasby.