Daeg Faerch Birthday & Fun Facts

Height, Age, Net Worth, Biography & More

Martha Martins
Jan 31, 2024 By Martha Martins
Originally Published on May 19, 2022
Dig through the early and personal life of actor Daeg Faerch.
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About Daeg Faerch

Born in San Diego, Daeg Neergaard Faerch is famously known as GreatDaeg.
Daeg Faerch is an American actor and rapper known for his role as the young Michael Myers in the 2007 remake of Rob Zombie's, 'Halloween.' In the theatrical productions of 'Grapes of Wrath' and 'Marat/Sade,' Daeg worked for the role of Winfield and young Herald, respectively.
Faerch worked for various Shakespeare productions, such as the role of young Coriolanus in 'Coriolanus' and other productions like 'The merry wives of Windsor' and 'Hamlet.'

Daeg Faerch's Net Worth, Earnings & Spending Habits

What is Daeg Faerch’s net worth?

The net worth of Daeg Faerch is approximately $2 million.

How much does Daeg Faerch earn per year?

Daeg Faerch lives a luxurious lifestyle. He earns most of his income and net worth through his acting career.

Height, Age & Physical Attributes

How tall is Daeg Faerch?

Daeg Faerch is 6 ft (183 cm) tall.

How old is Daeg Faerch?

Daeg Faerch is 26 years old as of 2022.

Childhood And Education

Daeg Neergaard Faerch was born in San Diego, California, to his mother, Mickey Faerch. As it seems, there is not much information about his childhood, siblings, and father. Furthermore, there is also no information related to his educational status or college years. Mickey Faerch raised him all by herself. Daeg Faerch grew up in the U.S. as well as Canada.

Family, Romance, And Relationships

Who is Daeg Faerch dating?

Daeg Faerch is currently single. There is not much information regarding Daeg's previous relationships. Though, this is not to imply that he has not dated over the past couple of years. He has been seen with quite a few actresses throughout his acting career.

Career And Professional Highlights

Best Known For…

When Daeg was a kid, he was cast for the role of young Michael Myers in his first debut movie, the 2007 remake of 'Halloween.' As far as the fierce performance was concerned, the audience to it well. Previously, KPBS reported that the reason behind the character's approval by the audiences is the chilling nature of the execution of cruel acts by the adorable and delicate 10-year-old young Myers. It is not until you see through his eyes the real intentions of the kid. From being a typical child one minute to a nightmare the next, the performance was remarkably excellent. Although Daeg had signed for the sequel, 'Halloween II,' he had to be replaced by Chase Wright Vanek since he grew taller. He was also cast as the young Herald in 'Marat/Sade' as well as the play ‘Grapes of Wrath.’
Faerch worked for a comedic role in the film, 'Hancock' where Daeg swears at Will Smith and gets thrown into the atmosphere by Will himself and falls back in the arms of Hancock. Faerch previously worked on other movies like 'Wreck the Halls,' a Christmas comedy, 'Sebastian,' and the Stephen King's story-based short film, 'Suffer the Little Children.' The movie 'Sebastian' won Best Sci-Fi Feature at the IFQ (Independent Film Quarterly) Film and Webisode Festival, which was supposedly the movie's sole screening. He has also appeared in the award-winning movie 'Mental' as well as the TV series, 'Pushing Daisies' in 2008. He also appeared in the film 'Ditch Party', which was met with a cynical consensus from the audiences.
As for plays, Daeg landed 'L'Impromptu de Théophile' and 'The Nerd' appearing for the roles of Pincegurre and Thor Waldgrave. Along with his acting career, Daeg has been working on his singing career as an established rapper. He has released a few singles and albums as of 2022, including the 2018 'Stunt from the 6', the 2019 'Vlad' and 'Albino Animal,' and the 2020 'Wicked Wicked West,' 'Pieces,' and ‘Quarantime.’
As of 2022, Daeg has signed and worked for various movie roles, including the role of Paul the bartender in 'Devotion,' a Christian boxing drama directed by Daniel Baldwin, a role in 'Karma' an action thriller directed by Edward Furlong, as Devontae in 'Peterson Park,' a race-drama, as Dylan Jennings in the TV movie, 'Lost in Oxyland,' as the weasel in 'The Glass Circle' and a role in 'Amnesia.'

What awards has Daeg Faerch won?

For his cameo role in the film 'Hancock,' Daeg Faerch was ranked in Miami Herald's 2008 Movie Yearbook for the best minor character. Faerch has been listed among all-time Top Ten Kids in Horror, No. 2 greatest evil kid performance, and Top eight Asylum Inmates.

Daeg Faerch’s Hobbies And Interests

Daeg Faerch loves hanging out with his friends and family. He has been seen at quite a few events and music concerts. He loves spending his leisure time listening to music and watching movies.

Other Interesting Daeg Faerch Facts And Trivia

  • Daeg Faerch is quite fluent in French.
  • Daeg Faerch also appeared as the neighbor's kid in the 2007 release 'Dark Mirror.'
  • In the official video of Blondie's track 'Fun' in the 2017 album 'Pollinator,' Faerch was noted to be a part of the cast.
  • Daeg Faerch has also voiced a minor character in the 2016 release, 'The Accountant', which also starred Ben Affleck.

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Daeg Faerch Birthday & Fun Facts Facts

Birth Name

Daeg Faerch

Date of Birth




Place of Birth

San Diego, California



183 cm

Eye Color


Child Star?



Actor, Rapper

Net Worth



Mickey Faerch
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Written by Martha Martins

Bachelor of Arts specializing in Linguistics

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Martha MartinsBachelor of Arts specializing in Linguistics

Martha is a full-time creative writer, content strategist, and aspiring screenwriter who communicates complex thoughts and ideas effectively. She has completed her Bachelor's in Linguistics from Nasarawa State University. As an enthusiast of public relations and communication, Martha is well-prepared to substantially impact your organization as your next content writer and strategist. Her dedication to her craft and commitment to delivering high-quality work enables her to create compelling content that resonates with audiences.

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