×
Back left 6d79ffa2165c70419b5d81367025d889a832b878a14a24f303dd5f6f59a4f2c5
Back right 7131bbac0729874ea35f73598ddf94d2e1f7db07d23b55f12e0a2064353ff6d7

Hayden Christensen Biography

SHARE IT!
LIKE IT!
kids articles
Hayden Christensen Biography - Reviewed by Kidzworld on Dec 27, 2006
( Rating: 1 Star Rating)

Check out Kidzworlds biography on Hayden Christensen, the young Canadian actor who plays Anakin Skywalker on Star Wars Episode II & III.

Birthdate: April 19, 1981
Birthplace: Vancouver, BC, Canada

Hayden Christensen - Lucky Break

Although born in Vancouver, Canada, Hayden Christensen moved to Toronto when he was very young. Hayden got into the world of acting by fluke when he was 12. His older sister, who was a Junior Trampoline World Champion, was looking to get an agent, and when Hayden went with her, the agent asked Hayden if he was interested in doing commercials!

Hayden Christensen's Higher Ground

Hayden Christensen got parts in film and TV throughout his childhood, but it wasn't until he landed a starring role in Fox Family's Higher Ground that people finally started to take notice. Hayden played Scott Barringer - a drug-abusing teenager who was molested by his stepmother before being sent to a school for troubled teens.

Hayden Christensen Becomes Darth Vader

As far back as January 2000, the name Hayden Christensen was whispered on Star Wars fan sites everywhere. On May 12, 2000 the official Star Wars website announced that Hayden had been cast as Anakin Skywalker in Episodes II and III. In a matter of hours, this Fox TV actor was known all over the world. For the role of Anakin Skywalker, (the character who becomes Darth Vader), Hayden Christensen had to beat out some of the world's most famous male teen actors like Jonathan Jackson, Leonardo DiCaprio and Ryan Phillippe. Be sure to catch Hayden in Episode III: Revenge of the Sith when it hits theaters May 19, 2005.

Hayden Christensen - Did U Know?

  • Hayden Christensen played competitive tennis while growing up.
  • Hayden Christensen's favorite Star Wars character is Yoda.
  • Hayden Christensen owns a production company with his older brother Tove called Forest Park Pictures.
  • Hayden Christensen is allergic to bees.
  • Hayden's favorite TV show is The Simpsons.
  • Hayden Christensen was a model for the Louis Vuitton Fall '04/Winter '05 campaign.
  • Hayden Christensen Says...
    "When I phoned my mom when I found out, she was screaming at the top of her lungs. My entire house was just chaotic."

    "All I want is all what my mother wanted for me when she raised me - to be happy. For that, I don't need to be in a relationship. I don't need to have a certain level of respect. I just want to care very much about what I do and be kind to everyone in the process. It's important that I can feel that. That's happiness."

    1 I just wanted to say that Hayden is the hottest when he spikes his hair kinda like he did in the movie. He is like the hottest guy in the world... Okay Anson Mount is... Hayden can be the 2nd cutest guy in the world. :)

    Kidz Submit By:

    Nickname: Cheeze Nachoz
    Age: 12

    Related Stories:

  • Natalie Portman Biography
  • Star Wars Episode III: Revenge of the Sith Movie Review
  • Star Wars Episode II: Attack of the Clones Movie Review
  • More Celebrity Biographies and Interviews!
  • You May Like

    News Feed

    To view your full News Feed please Login using your Username and Password or Register with Kidzworld!

    Forum Activity

    Sillyvision next Generation... in General Roleplays posted by Shadeleaf
    Sillyvision next Generation... in General Roleplays posted by Tord_Trash
    Sillyvision next Generation... in General Roleplays posted by Shadeleaf
    Sillyvision next Generation... in General Roleplays posted by Tord_Trash
    Sillyvision next Generation... in General Roleplays posted by Shadeleaf
    Sillyvision next Generation... in General Roleplays posted by Tord_Trash
    Sillyvision next Generation... in General Roleplays posted by Tord_Trash
    Sillyvision next Generation... in General Roleplays posted by Shadeleaf
    Sillyvision next Generation... in General Roleplays posted by Tord_Trash
    Sillyvision next Generation... in General Roleplays posted by Shadeleaf
    Sillyvision next Generation... in General Roleplays posted by Tord_Trash
    Home For the Strange ( for ... in Private Roleplay posted by ThatGayGuy
    ♥A Miraculous Child♥ ATJ ♥... in General Roleplays posted by ThisNameWasStolen
    --Crystal Hights-- School f... in School posted by XxRuby_PhoenixxX
    Crystalization [Ask to join... in Private Roleplay posted by SnowflakeAngelKitten
    Know a good place to put my... in Random posted by Kirsteeeeen
    Fragments [INDIGO LEAGUE!] ... in Private Roleplay posted by SnowflakeAngelKitten
    New site layout this week! in New Features on KW posted by SnowflakeAngelKitten
    What/How are you feeling ri... in Random posted by Kirsteeeeen
    Melanie Martinez in Debating posted by smiggle0890
    New site layout this week! in New Features on KW posted by rainbowpoptart
    New site layout this week! in New Features on KW posted by simran88
    New site layout this week! in New Features on KW posted by Abbergrl
    New site layout this week! in New Features on KW posted by SnowflakeAngelKitten
    what do you want to be when... in Current Events posted by Alois_Trancy_
    New Real Time Private Messa... in New Features on KW posted by lolathedog
    New Real Time Private Messa... in New Features on KW posted by Abbergrl
    New Real Time Private Messa... in New Features on KW posted by ImagineOrdinary
    New Real Time Private Messa... in New Features on KW posted by James
    what do you want to be when... in Current Events posted by balenciaga
    Find your birthday twin! Wh... in Say Anything posted by AnnaOfExquizurd
    1001 Things to do when you ... in Random posted by Pikacraftgirl
    Know a good place to put my... in Random posted by JazzyRox
    Find your birthday twin! Wh... in Say Anything posted by Sportygirl54
    how many siblings do you have in Say Anything posted by Shadow457
    Melanie Martinez in Debating posted by Kirsteeeeen
    Know a good place to put my... in Random posted by smiggle0890
    Melanie Martinez in Debating posted by smiggle0890
    Should abortion be aloud in Debating posted by smiggle0890
    Know a good place to put my... in Random posted by rob004

    Poll

    F1115914998265
    0

    Does Hayden Make a Good Darth Vader?