Child actor Oakes Fegley made his feature film debut appearing alongside Michelle Monaghan and Ron Livingstone playing Paul Swann in the film “Fort Bliss.” Oakes had earlier filmed the shorts “Glass” (2011) and playing Michael in “Children of the Moon” (2014).
After his work on “Fort Bliss” he appeared as Young Judd in “This Is Where I Leave You” and followed this up playing Young Bryan in “Prism.”
The year 2016 is a big break-out for the young actor with key roles in several features such as “When the Moon Was Twice as Big” and playing the titular role in Disney’s “Pete’s Dragon.” Watch for him also in “The Truth about Lies” (2016) and as Ben in “Wonderstruck” (2017”. Oakes has also landed the role of Jeffrey in When the Moon Was Twice as Big
On TV he has appeared on the series "Boardwalk Empire" in the recurring role on Young Eli Thompson in 2014 and on "Person of Interest" he was Gabriel Hayward recurring 2014-2016.