His father is of Danish descent, and his mother has Swedish and Italian ancestry. and attended the Actors Studio in New York City, as well as the Arts York program for drama, at Unionville High School.
He was "discovered" when his older sister, a former trampoline champion, was searching for an agent after she landed a role in a Pringles commercial.
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And it's not the first time the 20-year-old actor has come to the notice of Movieline - in April, he was awarded their One to Watch gong at the Young Hollywood Awards. He's very charismatic and very good looking but he has a very interesting dark side [in] that he believes he can eventually become Darth Vader." » New Stars Wars star Hayden Christensen failed to impress creator George Lucas when he was handed his lightsaber - and started making whooshing sounds with it.
» Star Wars producer George Lucas is excited about the new episode of his cult film series - because he's found some amazing actors. Christensen, who was plucked from obscurity to play the part of Anakin Skywalker in Episode II: Attack Of The Clones, says when he was first held the lightsaber he forgot all about being cool and instantly reverted to his childhood Star Wars games.
But the highly sought after role - which involves a steamy smooch with Queen Amidala, played by the beautiful Natalie Portman - went to younger actor Hayden Christiansen, leaving Phillippe disappointed.
He says, "There is a part of me that really wanted the role. I got to test with Natalie Portman, who is Princess Amidala.His honors for these films include a nomination for the Saturn Award for Best Actor and the Cannes Film Festival Revelation Award. Sand Public School, Baythorn Public School, and Unionville High School in Unionville, Ontario.Christensen was born in Vancouver, British Columbia, to Alie (née Nelson), an American speechwriter, and David Christensen, a Canadian computer programmer and communications executive. He was an athlete in high school, playing hockey competitively and tennis on a provincial level.But only a handful are lucky enough to have dated to starlet.You only need to see these sexy Natalie Portman photos to know why she's so desirable.At about 10pm he came out looking like the cat who got the cream!