Kyle Harrison Breitkopf was born on 13th July 2005 in Ontario, Canada. He is best known for playing the role of Barker Simmons in the comedy movie Parental Guidance (2012), starring Billy Crystal.
The child actor’s other notable credit includes ABC’s science fiction series The Whisperers (2015), where he portrayed the character of Henry Bennigan. The series made its premiere on 1st June 2015 and was canceled after the conclusion of the first season.
Kyle Breitkopf made his acting debut with a commercial.
Source: Kyle Twitter
The actor began his career when he was merely four years old. When it comes to his family, he has three siblings, all of whom are sisters. Interestingly, Kyle’s parents named him after actor Harrison Ford since both of them share a birthday.
Kyle Breitkopf is playing the role of Dez on ‘V-Wars’ (2019)
The science-fiction horror series tells the story of a doctor who is compelled to battle his best friend after an ancient disease transforms humans into vampires.
V-Wars is adapted from a graphic novel by Jonathan Maberry. The comic series was initially released by IDW Publishing on October 2014.
V-Wars premieres on 5th December 2019.
A brief look at Kyle Breitkopf’s career so far
Kyle Breitkopf has 30 acting credits to his name so far.
Breitkopf displayed interest in acting after witnessing a movie being shot near his home. This was when he was just 4. A couple of years later, he got cast to play the role of Barker Simmons in the Andy Fickman directed family comedy movie Parental Guidance.
The young actor starred alongside household names like Billy Crystal, Bette Crystal, Bette Midler, and Marisa Tomei. His impressive performance helped him win kidspickflicks.com’s Scene Stealer Award. Moreover, Kyle got nominated for two Young Artist Award nominations in 2013.
Watch: Parental Guidance (2012) trailer
The same year, Breitkopf starred as Jackson Marshall in the TV movie Catch a Christmas Star (2013). A year later, he won a Young Artist Award for his outstanding performance in the film. In addition, he was nominated for the role of Jack in Canadian Sitcom Satisfaction (2013).
Besides his acting endeavors, Kyle owns a Youtube channel called ‘The Breitkopf Network‘ where he uploads his “Getting Kandid with Kyle” videos.