Dylan O’Brien is an American actor. He is known for his lead role as Thomas in the Maze Runner dystopian science fiction trilogy and for his role as Stiles Stilinski in the MTV television series Teen Wolf. O’Brien’s other work includes starring roles in films such as The First Time and American Assassin and supporting roles in The Internship and Deepwater Horizon. In 2019, O’Brien guest starred in the comedic sci-fi anthology series Weird City.
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Birthday / Date of Birth
Dylan O’Brien was born on the 26th of August 1991, in New York City, New York, United States.
He’s currently 28 years old.
Los Angeles, California, United States
His father is of Irish descent and his mother is of Italian, English and Spanish ancestry.
Dylan attended and graduated from Mira Costa High School in the year 2009. Later, Dylan had planned to enroll himself at Syracuse University in NY to major in film, but he dropped that plan and moved to Los Angeles to pursue his career in the show business.
- Father – Patrick O’Brien (Camera Operator)
- Mother – Lisa O’Brien (Former Actress)
- Siblings – Julia O’Brien (Sister)
Girlfriend / Spouse
Dylan O’Brien has dated –
- Britt Robertson (2012-2018) – Actor Dylan met Robertson, the first time in 2012 when they were filming for the teen rom-com film The First Time. The duo gradually started dating in 2012. There were rumors of their breakup in January 2018 but they went strong. Finally, it was revealed in December 2018 that they had already separated.
- In feet – 5 feet 11 inches
- In centimeters – 180 cm
- In meters – 1.80 m
- In Kilograms – 69 kg
- In Pounds – 152 lbs
His shoe size is 10.5 (US).
He is known for his lead role as Thomas in the Maze Runner dystopian science fiction trilogy and for his role as Stiles Stilinski in the MTV television series Teen Wolf.
In 2011, Dylan appeared in an American improvised comedy film High Road for his role as Jimmy.
Dylan O’ Brien major breakthrough came in 2010, when he bagged a role in the television series Teen Wolf, backed by the popular television channel MTV. He soon attended the auditions and got to play the character Stiles.
He has not appeared in a commercial for any brand yet.
Awards & Nominations
|Year||Award||Category||Work or Artist||Result|
|2013||Young Hollywood Awards||Best Ensemble||Teen Wolf||Won|
|2014||Giffoni Film Festival||Experience Award||Himself||Honored|
|NewNowNext Awards||Best New Film Actor||The Maze Runner||Nominated|
|Teen Choice Awards||Choice TV Villain||Teen Wolf||Won|
|Young Hollywood Awards||Breakthrough Actor||Himself||Won|
|2015||Melty Future Awards||Prix International Masculin||Himself||Won|
|MTV Movie Awards||Best Hero||The Maze Runner||Won|
|Best Fight||The Maze Runner||Won|
|Best Scared-As-S**t Performance||The Maze Runner||Nominated|
|Breakthrough Performance||The Maze Runner||Won|
|Teen Choice Awards||Choice Movie Actor: Action/Adventure||The Maze Runner||Nominated|
|Choice Movie Chemistry||The Maze Runner||Nominated|
|Choice TV: Scene Stealer||Teen Wolf||Won|
|2016||Teen Choice Awards||Choice AnTEENcipated Movie Actor||Deepwater Horizon||Won|
|Choice Movie Actor: Action/Adventure||The Scorch Trials||Won|
|Choice Movie Chemistry||The Scorch Trials||Won|
|Choice Summer TV Actor||Teen Wolf||Won|
|2017||Teen Choice Awards||Choice Sci-Fi/Fantasy TV Actor||Teen Wolf||Won|
|Choice TV Ship||Teen Wolf||Nominated|
|2018||BreakTudo Awards||International Actor||The Death Cure||Won|
|Teen Choice Awards||Choice Action Movie Actor||The Death Cure||Nominated|
Dylan O’Brien Favorites
- Favorite Actress – Angelina Jolie
- Favorite TV Show – Friends (1994-2004)
- Favorite Movie – Never Been Kissed (1999)
- Favorite Color – Black
- Favorite Food – Fatburger
Dylan O’Brien Net worth
Dylan O’Brien has an estimated net worth of $7 million dollars as of 2019. His salary is kept in privacy but there is no doubt in the mind of his supporters and followers he is satisfied with his earning.
Social Media Profiles
Some Lesser Known Facts About Dylan O’Brien
- At the age of 12, his family relocated to Hermosa Beach, California.
- He has a dog named, Maggie.
- Dylan is a fan of New York Mets fan, as per his Twitter page.
- He has a celebrity crush on Chloe Moretz, Emma Stone and Anna Faris.
- He had his first kiss when he was 14.
- He is a great Baseball fan and his favourite book is Moneyball.
- In 2011, Dylan was widely recognized after his comedy film High Road.
- In 2012, he also appeared in the romantic comedy movie The First Time.
- Dylan played in the movie named The Maze Runner as the lead role of Thomas which was released in 2013. It was the movie made from the novel of the same name.
- In 2013, O’Brien co-starred in the comedy film The Internship. That same year O’Brien filmed The Maze Runner which began filming in summer 2013, while he was on hiatus from Teen Wolf.
- He was also named as one of the 15 breakouts starts to watch in 2014 by Yahoo Movies.
- The sequel of Maze Runner named Maze Runner: The Scorch Trials was released on 18th September 2015.
- While making for the Scene of next sequel of Maze Runner named Maze Runner: The Death Cure, he was injured and the wound was very serious.
- In 2016, he appeared in the disaster thriller-drama Deepwater Horizon, based on the 2010 Deepwater Horizon explosion.
- In 2017, he also played for American Assasin, an action thriller in the CBS films and Lionsgate films.
- In 2019, O’Brien guest starred in the comedic sci-fi anthology series Weird City.