BIO SUMMARY

Full Name: Felix Mallard

Birthdate: April 20 1998

Birthplace: Melbourne, Australia

Known for: Australian Actor

Family: Dave Mallard (Father), Jane Mallard (Mother).

Who is Felix Mallard?

Felix Mallard is an Australian actor best known for his performance as Ben Kirk in the Australian soap opera Neighbours. He has also played starring roles in other series such as Happy Together, playing the role of Cooper, in the Netflix series Locke & Key as Lucas Caravaggio, Marcus Baker in Ginny & Georgia alongside Antonia Gentry (Ginny Miller) and as Aiden in Zoey’s Extraordinary Playlist.

Felix Mallard's scene in Ginny & Georgia
Felix Mallard in a scene in Ginny & Georgia

Childhood

Actor Felix Mallard was born and raised in Melbourne, Australia, with his sister. Her identity is currently unknown. He was a College Prefect at only-boys college, Christian Brothers College, where he graduated in 2015.

Still in 2015, he completed the Victorian Certificate of Education (VCE), including a technical production course. Felix Mallard started fencing at the age of ten. He competed both at the state and national levels, remarkably winning two bronze medals in team events during the 2012 Victorian National Champions as well as a fifth-place finish at the 2013 under-15s National Sabre Championships.

Felix Mallard Childhood

Felix Mallard was discovered by a modelling agency at the age of 13 and signed with Vivien Models. He appeared in various projects, including a Yves Magazine editorial spread. Mallard is an accomplished musician who performs on the guitar, piano, and drums. He plays the guitar and sings in the punk rock band Enemies Alike. 

The band has performed in venues all over Melbourne and during school music festivals. They have also appeared at competitions like the Associated Catholic Colleges’ Battle of the Bands.

Career

Australian actor Felix Mallard had dreamed of being a graphic designer at first. That, however, changed as he grew older. After being scouted by a modelling agent where he was 13 years old, the agent convinced him to audition for the role of Ben Kirk in Australian soap Neighbours, and he surprisingly got the role.

Mallard made his acting career debut a year later, at the age of 15, in the Australian television soap opera Neighbours, where he played Ben Kirk for a three-week, six-episode guest cameo. He had never considered acting beforehand, but this experience persuaded convinced that he would like to continue this as a career for the rest of his life.

Felix Mallard got his big break in Neighbours
Felix Mallard got his big break in Neighbours

While still in school, Felix Mallard returned the next year for another four-month guest appearance on the show. He then decided to pursue acting full-time after finishing Year 12 and rejoined the Neighbours in 2016 as a permanent cast member.  Over the next four years, the young actor appeared in almost 500 episodes of the popular show that launched the careers of Kylie Minogue, Margot Robbie, and Liam and Chris Hemsworth, among many other Australian actors.

Mallard’s passion for music was woven into his character, and he was seen playing music on the show frequently. In the same year, Felix appeared in the 20-episode Instagram spin-off Xanthe ♥ Ben. He also featured in the webisode series Summer Stories, which aired over the 2016 Christmas season. 

In 2016, Mallard was featured in the music video for “Without You” by Melbourne band Maefire. After exiting Neighbours, Mallard then starred in and also produced the short film by former co-star Travis Burns titled Money Is Just a Barbell. 

He moved to the United States in January 2018. He was cast as pop star Cooper James in the CBS comedy television show Happy Together alongside comedian and actor Damon Wayans Jr. and Amber Stevens West.

He played Harry Styles

The series Happy Together is based on the experiences of Harry Styles, an English singer who moved in with producer Ben Winston and his family in order to escape the spotlight when the pop band One Direction became famous.

Felix Mallard received phone calls from Harry Styles and James Corden, who persuaded him to take the role of Cooper James after being offered it by the television show’s producer Winston. At first, Mallard used an American accent in the audition but was later asked to switch to his native Australian accent. Harry Styles was an executive producer on the show.

The show premiered on October 1, 2018. However, due to poor ratings, CBS stated on November 28, 2018, that it would not commission any additional episodes beyond the initial thirteen. Subsequently, the sitcom was cancelled by CBS on May 10, 2019.

Felix Mallard He appeared in Locke & Key Biography Pile
Felix Mallard He appeared in Locke & Key

Mallard appeared in the Netflix horror series Lock & Key as Lucas Caravaggio, a 17-year-old friend of Rendell Locke, who died 25 years earlier after a demon possessed him. He played Roamer in the romance drama All the Bright Places. The film is based on Jennifer Niven’s 2015 young adult novel.

Felix Mallard acted in All the bright places Biography Pile
Felix Mallard acted in All the bright places

In 2021, Felix Mallard began a recurring role as Aiden, Zoey’s neighbour in the second season of NBC’s musical comedy-drama Zoey’s Extraordinary Playlist. His character was an Australian musician who had just graduated from college and returned from backpacking in Thailand.

Part of his role was to perform many songs and dances. Mallard also portrays the character of Marcus, an intense 15-year-old series regular in the Netflix dramedy Ginny & Georgia. He also had to learn American sign language because his character’s father is deaf.

Mallard Felix played Marcus in Ginny and Georgia
Mallard Felix played Marcus in Ginny and Georgia

Ginny & Georgia got season two after the first season drew 52 million viewers in just 28 days. The sIt is set to premiere in mid-late 2022. In 2021, he returned to the horror series Locke & Key for the second season, appearing in the final episode.

What is Felix Mallard’s net worth?

Australian-born Felix Mallard’s net worth is estimated to be $400,000. His main sources of income are acting, music, modelling and endorsements. 

Felix Mallard Height

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Felix Mallard stands at the height of 5 feet 10 inches, or 178 centimetres. He weighs about 147.71 pounds (67 kg). He weighs about 147.71 pounds (67 kg). Who is Felix Mallard Dating? Felix Mallard’s Instagram is @itsfelixwhat.

Felix Mallard is currently in a relationship. According to an interview by Young Hollywood, he revealed his girlfriend sent him a congratulatory message first when the Ginny & Georgia series dropped.

That is all for now on the biography of Felix Mallard.