World Library  
Flag as Inappropriate
Email this Article

Max Records

Article Id: WHEBN0023435555
Reproduction Date:

Title: Max Records  
Author: World Heritage Encyclopedia
Language: English
Subject: Young Artist Award for Best Leading Young Actor in a Feature Film, The Brothers Bloom, Mason Gamble, 15th Critics' Choice Awards, Tom Holland (actor)
Collection:
Publisher: World Heritage Encyclopedia
Publication
Date:
 

Max Records

Max Records
Records at the 2009 San Diego Comic-Con International
Born Maxwell Records
(1997-06-18) June 18, 1997
Portland, Oregon
Occupation Actor
Years active 2006–present

Maxwell Records[1] (born June 18, 1997) is an American actor. Records is most notable for the role of Max in the 2009 film Where the Wild Things Are. His earlier experiences in film include a minor role in Directions: The Plans Video Album, and an appearance in the music video for Cake's cover of "The Guitar Man". He played the small role of young Stephen (played as an adult by Mark Ruffalo) in the 2009 film The Brothers Bloom.[2]

Early life

He was born in 1997 to Shawn Records, a photographer, Master of Fine Arts, and teacher at several colleges in the Portland, Oregon area, and Jenny Fleenor, a librarian.[3][4][5] In August 2003, he and his family moved from Syracuse, where Records was a student at Ed Smith School, to Portland, where Records would attend Chief Joseph Elementary School. [5] Records also has a younger brother, Sam, and the family currently lives in North Portland, where he currently attends high school at Trillium Charter School.

Records also had a leading role in the science fiction-short film, BlinkyTM. The film was released in early 2011.

Filmography

Year Title Role Notes
2006 Directions: The Plans Video Album Brother Segment "Stable Song"
2008 The Brothers Bloom Young Stephen
2009 Where the Wild Things Are Max Young Artist Award for Best Performance in a Feature Film – Leading Young Actor
Nominated – Chicago Film Critics Association Award for Most Promising Performer
Nominated – Broadcast Film Critics Association Award for Best Young Performer
Nominated – Saturn Award for Best Performance by a Younger Actor
2010 BlinkyTM Alex Neville Short film[6]
2011 The Sitter Slater Pedulla

References

  1. ^ Ramey, Jim (October 23, 2009). "Not afraid to scare". SocialistWorker.org. Retrieved June 5, 2010. 
  2. ^ Presenters: Matt Gamble, Andrew James and Kurt Halfyard; Guest: Rian Johnson (2009-10-20). "Something to Toy With". Cinecast. Episode 141. 5:31 minutes in. Row Three. http://www.rowthree.com/2011/10/20/cinecast-episode-143-something-to-toy-with/. Retrieved October 27, 2009. "So Max [Records] came [to Brother's Bloom] ... a little bit after finishing Where the Wild Things Are."
  3. ^ Wloszczyna, Susan (March 23, 2009). "First look: 'Where the Wild Things Are' gets Maxed out". USA Today. Retrieved October 19, 2009. 
  4. ^ Levy, Shawn (October 31, 2009). "'"Portland family took a big leap to let son star in 'Where the Wild Things Are.  
  5. ^ a b "Max Records, star of "Where the Wild Things Are," has Syracuse connection". Retrieved January 31, 2010. 
  6. ^ http://vimeo.com/21216091

External links

This article was sourced from Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License; additional terms may apply. World Heritage Encyclopedia content is assembled from numerous content providers, Open Access Publishing, and in compliance with The Fair Access to Science and Technology Research Act (FASTR), Wikimedia Foundation, Inc., Public Library of Science, The Encyclopedia of Life, Open Book Publishers (OBP), PubMed, U.S. National Library of Medicine, National Center for Biotechnology Information, U.S. National Library of Medicine, National Institutes of Health (NIH), U.S. Department of Health & Human Services, and USA.gov, which sources content from all federal, state, local, tribal, and territorial government publication portals (.gov, .mil, .edu). Funding for USA.gov and content contributors is made possible from the U.S. Congress, E-Government Act of 2002.
 
Crowd sourced content that is contributed to World Heritage Encyclopedia is peer reviewed and edited by our editorial staff to ensure quality scholarly research articles.
 
By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. World Heritage Encyclopedia™ is a registered trademark of the World Public Library Association, a non-profit organization.
 


Copyright © World Library Foundation. All rights reserved. eBooks from Project Gutenberg are sponsored by the World Library Foundation,
a 501c(4) Member's Support Non-Profit Organization, and is NOT affiliated with any governmental agency or department.