Biography / Wiki
Larry Benjamin Saperstein is an American Actor, Dancer, and Television Celebrity. He is known for his role as ‘Big Red’ in the popular American Disney + Series High School Musical: The Musical: The Series. In the series, Big Red is the best friend of Ricky Bowen, played by Joshua Bassett and he fills in as the School Production’s Stage Manager.
He has also featured in movies such as Porno and the series ‘The First Wives Club’. He starred as ‘Lucius’ in the 2015 Television film ‘Fan Girl’ starring Kiernan Shipka. Larry is a native of Islip, Suffolk County which is in Long Island, New York City.
Larry started acting at the young age of 3 years and acted at a community theatre with his parents. He is a dancer since he was 6 and was a member of the Tap City Youth Ensemble. He has over 162k Instagram followers and 35.2k followers on Twitter. He also has a YouTube channel.
Height / Weight / Age
With so much success already to his name, Larry is yet just 22 years old (in 2021). It is not hard to imagine the bright future this young man has ahead. He also has a charming personality. His beautiful blue eyes are a feature that one cannot miss.
He is 5 feet 8 inches tall and is extremely fit. Due to his slim frame, he has a weight of just 56 Kgs. What’s important is that his personality is amazing and his comic timing is as good as it gets.
With tremendous acting skills and impeccable comic timing, it’s not a surprise Larry has gained so much popularity in such a short time. He earned a significant amount with his deal with Disney for his Disney + series. His net worth is estimated to be around $500 K and is only looking to increase as it is certain that he will get much more roles in his future.
Education / Family
His parents are both performers and have always supported Larry in his career. In fact, his father is the one who put him into the field of performing arts. After an unfortunate accident, his father has a disability.
Larry attended Islip High School and was shortlisted as the 2016 Long Island Scholar Artist. After completing High School, Larry opted for a Bachelor of Fine Arts in Production and Design for Stage and Screen and graduated from Pace University in New York City in 2020.
|Birth Place||Long Island, NYC, US|
|Date Of Birth||12th April 1988|
|Height||In Centimetres – 172 cm
In Feet and Inches – 5 feet 8 inches
|Weight||In Kilograms – 56 Kgs
In Pounds – 123 pounds
|Profession||Actor, Dancer, Assistant Director|
|School||Islip High School|
|College||Pace University School of Performing Arts, New York|
|Home Town||New York City|
|Fathers Name||Not known (Theater Performer)|
|Mothers Name||Not known (Actor)|
Career / Fashion And Style
Larry’s acting career started very young and he appeared in various plays and musicals in New York and the West Coast. Professionally, he landed his first role as ‘Charlie Bates’ while working in the production of ‘OLIVER!’ at the John W. Engeman Theater.
After that, Larry started working in New York City. As a tap dancer, Larry has been a regular member of the American Tap Dance Foundation. He has been working with many famous tap dancers such as Brenda Bufalino, Susan Hebach, Tony Waag, and more.
Girlfriends, Affairs, Wife, and More
|Children||Son – NA
Daughter – NA
Here we provide you the list of Larry Saperstein’s favorite things.
|Favorite Actors||Chris Evans|
|Favorite Actress||Kristen Bell|
|Favorite Holiday Destinations||Paris|
|Favorite Food||Fast Food|
|Favorite Things To Do||Playing Guitar, Hanging out with friends|
Some Interesting Facts About Larry Saperstein
- He landed the role of Big red, due to his short red-colored hair.
- He is good friends with Matt Cornett, who is his co-actor from High School Musical. Mat recently posted an image with Larry on his Instagram account.
- Also, he is seen with Tara Reilly who seems to be his good friend.
- His sun sign is Aries.
- He is a foodie and loves Burgers, Pizza, and other fast food.
- He also plays Electric Bass.