Smit-McPhee comes from an acting family. His father, Andy McPhee, has appeared in dozens of film and TV projects in his native Australia. His older sister, Sianoa Smit-McPhee, is a veteran of the famed Australian television series Neighbours and is now a series regular on the hit HBO series Hung, created by Alexander Payne and starring Thomas Jane.
Born on June 13th, 1996, in Melbourne, Smit-McPhee first received acclaim for his performance as Ray in Romulus, My Father, a feature film in which he starred opposite Eric Bana and Franka Potente. He was honored with the Australian Film Institute's award for Best Young Actor while also receiving a nomination in the Best Leading Actor category.
When not acting, Smit-McPhee enjoys pro-scootering, BMX riding, learning to play his guitar and chasing his younger brother Caden around.
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