Fred Savage

About Fred Savage

Frederick Aaron Savage (born July 9, 1976) is an American actor and television director, known for his role as Kevin Arnold in the American television series ‘The Wonder Years’. He has earned several awards and nominations, such as People’s Choice Awards and Young Artist Awards. He is also known for playing the Grandson in ‘The Princess Bride’, and voiced the titular protagonist in’ Oswald’. Savage has worked as a director, and in 2005 later starred in the television sitcom ‘Crumbs’. More recently, Savage returned to acting in the television series ‘The Grinder’, as well as the Netflix series ‘Friends from College’.

Fred Savage’s first screen performance was in the television show ‘Morningstar/Eveningstar’, at the age of nine. He then appeared onscreen in ‘The Boy Who Could Fly’, ‘Dinosaurs! – A Fun-Filled Trip Back in Time!’, and several television shows, including ‘The Twilight Zone’ and ‘Crime Story’ before gaining national attention as the grandson in the 1987 film ‘The Princess Bride’. In 1988, Savage appeared as Kevin Arnold on ‘The Wonder Years’, the role for which he is best known, and for which he received two Golden Globe nominations and two Emmy nominations for Outstanding Lead Actor in a Comedy Series. At the age of thirteen, he was the youngest actor ever to receive these honors. 

In 1988, Savage appeared as Kevin Arnold on ‘The Wonder Years’, the role for which he is best known, and for which he received two Golden Globe nominations and two Emmy nominations for Outstanding Lead Actor in a Comedy Series. At the age of thirteen, he was the youngest actor ever to receive these honors. Learn More…

Fred Savage