Emile Davenport Hirsch (born March 13, 1985 in Los Angeles) is an American actor.
He's had roles in TV series since 1996, and made his Hollywood debut in The Dangerous Lives Of Altar Boys in 2002.
His most critically acclaimed role is that of Christopher McCandless in Into the Wild, the true story of a young man who left his family and privileged background behind to adopt a vagabond lifestyle, sought to live in the wild and ended up dying of it.
Works on TV Tropes he has starred in:
- Sabrina the Teenage Witch (1999)
- NYPD Blue (1999)
- The Emperor's Club (2002) as Sedgewick Bell
- The Girl Next Door (2004) as Matthew Kidman
- Lords of Dogtown (2005)
- Alpha Dog (2006)
- Into the Wild (2007) as Christopher McCandless
- Speed Racer (2008)
- Milk (2008) as Cleve Jones
- The Darkest Hour (2011)
- The Chinese Widow (2017)
- Tales of Arcadia: Trollhunters (2018) as Jim Lake Jr. (replacing the late Anton Yelchin)
- Freaks (2018) (2018) as Henry Lewis
- Once Upon a Time in Hollywood (2019) as Jay Sebring