Zachary Gordon biography

Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Rodrick Rules

Zachary Gordon

Date of Birth: February 15, 1998

Zachary Gordon won the Young Artists Award, in the best supporting actor category, for his performance in the motion picture Georgia Rule (2007) starring Jennifer Lopez and Jane Fonda. Since then, he's appeared in National Treasure: Book of Secrets (2007), played young Bloom, Adrien Brody's character as a boy, in The Brothers Bloom (2008) and played the starring role in Diary of a Wimpy Kid (2010). He reprised his role as Greg Heffley in the sequels, Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Rodrick Rules (2011) and Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Dog Days (2012).

Zachary also has a busy voiceover career. He is a series regular on Nickelodeon's Ni Hao Kai-lan, which teaches the Mandarin language to pre-schoolers. In the series, Zachary provides the voice of San San, and works with a Mandarin coach as needed. His voice talents also are heard in the Nickelodeon series, Bubble Guppies, in which he portrays Gil, one of the lead guppies. He provides the voice of Papi Jr. in Beverly Hills Chihuahua 2 .

As the host of the Ringling Bros and Barnum and Bailey Circus DVD, Zachary interviewed circus trainers and performers and interacted with many different animals.

Zachary enjoys basketball, ping pong and sixties' music. He sings, dances (hip hop) and loves to read. His ambitions include producing or directing some of his favorite stories.

Zachary lives in Southern California.

Zachary Gordon Filmography


Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Rodrick Rules

Genre:  Comedy, Drama, Family
Running Time:  96 min.
Release Date: March 25, 2011
DVD: June 21, 2011

Current rating: Rating: 4.10
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Cast: Zachary Gordon, Devon Bostick, Steve Zahn, Rachael Harris, Jake D. Smith, Robert Capron, Peyton List