Rising actor who became best known for his portrayal of Jonathan Byers in the Netflix hit series Stranger Things . He starred in the 2016 horror film Shut In and has other film credits in As You Are and Urban & the Shed Crew.
He moved to London when he was 16 years old. He was the drummer of a noise-rock band called Comanechi.
He debuted as an actor in the ITV series DCI Banks in 2015, and was a guest on the long-running series Casualty .
He has a sister named Levi Heaton. He had a son named Archie with his former bandmate and ex-girlfriend Akiko Matsuura in 2014. He began dating his Stranger Things co-star Natalia Dyer in the summer of 2017.