Aidan Gallagher

Aidan Gallagher

TV Actor

Aidan Gallagher is an American actor and musician. His first major role was portraying one of the quadruplets, Nicky Harper, in the Nickelodeon comedy television series Nicky, Ricky, Dicky & Dawn.

Full Name
Aidan Ryan Gallagher
Sep 18, 2003
5' 5"
Net Worth


Aidan Gallagher was born on September 18, 2003 in Los Angeles, California. He is an American actor who has risen to fame for his role as Number Five in the Netflix series The Umbrella Academy. His zodiac sign is Virgo and his ethnicity is Caucasian.

Gallagher began his acting career at the age of six, appearing in commercials for brands such as Kmart, Walmart, Chevrolet and more. In 2013, he made his feature film debut in the movie Parental Guidance alongside Billy Crystal and Bette Midler. From 2014 to 2015 he starred as Nicky Harper in Nickelodeon's television series Nicky, Ricky, Dicky & Dawn. 

In 2019 Gallagher starred in the Netflix adaptation of The Umbrella Academy comic book series created by Gerard Way from My Chemical Romance and Gabriel Bá. He played the role of Number Five which earned him critical acclaim and recognition from audiences worldwide. That same year he was nominated for a Saturn Award for Best Performance by a Younger Actor for his work in The Umbrella Academy.

In addition to acting, Gallagher is also an accomplished musician who has released several singles since 2017 including "Time Machine" (2017), "Time Flies" (2018) and "Lifeline" (2019). Gallagher also enjoys playing guitar and piano and loves participating in extreme sports such as skateboarding and snowboarding.

Life Timeline

<div id="" class="timeline-item"><p id="" class="timeline-year">2003</p><h3 id="" class="timeline-title">Aidan Gallagher is Born</h3><p id="" class="timeline-text">On September 18, 2003, Aidan Gallagher was born in Los Angeles, California.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="timeline-item"><p id="" class="timeline-year">2011</p><h3 id="" class="timeline-title">Begins Acting Career</h3><p id="" class="timeline-text">Gallagher begins his acting career with a series of commercials.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="timeline-item"><p id="" class="timeline-year">2013</p><h3 id="" class="timeline-title">Appears on Nickelodeon TV Series</h3><p id="" class="timeline-text">Aidan appears in a recurring role on the Nickelodeon series "Nicky, Ricky, Dicky & Dawn" as Dicky Harper.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="timeline-item"><p id="" class="timeline-year">2016</p><h3 id="" class="timeline-title">Leads Netflix Series The Umbrella Academy</h3><p id="" class="timeline-text">Aidan is cast in the lead role of Number Five in the Netflix series "The Umbrella Academy".</p></div>

    <div id="" class="timeline-item"><p id="" class="timeline-year">2019</p><h3 id="" class="timeline-title">Wins Emmy Award for Voice Acting Work</h3><p id="" class="timeline-text">Aidan wins an Emmy Award for Outstanding Performer in an Animated Program for his voice acting work on Netflix's "Big Mouth".</p></div>

    <div id="" class="timeline-item"><p id="" class="timeline-year">2020</p><h3 id="" class="timeline-title">Starts His Own YouTube Channel</h3><p id="" class="timeline-text">Aidan starts his own YouTube channel and begins to post content related to music, activism, and environmental sustainability.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="timeline-item"><p id="" class="timeline-year">2021</p><h3 id="" class="timeline-title">Launches Aidan Gallagher Foundation</h3><p id="" class="timeline-text">Aidan Gallagher launches the Aidan Gallagher Foundation aimed at promoting conservation efforts and inspiring young people to get involved in their communities.</p></div>

Why We Love Them

<div id="" class="whywelove-item"><h3 id="" class="whywelove-title"><span class="whywelove-leter">A.</span> He's Talented</h3><p id="" class="whywelove-text">Aidan Gallagher is a talented actor. He has appeared in many television shows and movies, including the highly successful Netflix series "Umbrella Academy". He has also been involved in several other projects and has gotten great reviews for his work.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="whywelove-item"><h3 id="" class="whywelove-title"><span class="whywelove-leter">B.</span> He's Charismatic</h3><p id="" class="whywelove-text">Aidan Gallagher is a charismatic actor. His presence on screen is captivating and he always brings a certain level of energy to his roles. He is also very personable and friendly with his fans, making him even more likable.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="whywelove-item"><h3 id="" class="whywelove-title"><span class="whywelove-leter">C.</span> He's an Advocate</h3><p id="" class="whywelove-text">Aidan Gallagher is an advocate for social issues such as climate change and mental health awareness. He often uses his platform to spread awareness about important topics and encourages people to take action. He also takes part in charitable works, further showing how passionate he is about helping others.</p></div>

Interesting Facts

<div id="" class="facts-item"><h3 id="" class="facts-title"><span class="facts-number">1.</span> Youngest Emmy Nominee</h3><p id="" class="facts-text">Aidan Gallagher is the youngest nominee ever for an Emmy with his nomination at age 14 for Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Comedy Series for The Umbrella Academy.</p></div>

<div id="" class="facts-item"><h3 id="" class="facts-title"><span class="facts-number">2.</span> Started Acting at Age 6</h3><p id="" class="facts-text">Aidan Gallagher began acting at age 6 when he landed the lead role in the Nickelodeon show, Nicky, Ricky, Dicky & Dawn.</p></div>

<div id="" class="facts-item"><h3 id="" class="facts-title"><span class="facts-number">3.</span> Activist for Climate Change</h3><p id="" class="facts-text">Aidan Gallagher is an activist for climate change and has been involved with organizations like Earth Day Network and #TeamTrees.</p></div>

<div id="" class="facts-item"><h3 id="" class="facts-title"><span class="facts-number">4.</span> Musician</h3><p id="" class="facts-text">In addition to acting, Aidan Gallagher is also a musician who plays guitar, piano, and drums. He released his debut single “Lost” in 2018.</p></div>

<div id="" class="facts-item"><h3 id="" class="facts-title"><span class="facts-number">5.</span> UNICEF Ambassador</h3><p id="" class="facts-text">Aidan Gallagher was named a UNICEF Goodwill Ambassador in 2019 and is committed to advocating for the rights of children around the world.</p></div>


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