Born: Apr 19, 1981 AD
Currently alive, at 34 years of age.
1981 - Hayden Christensen born on the 19th of April in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada to David Christensen (a Canadian software programmer) and Alie Nelson (an American corporate speechwriter). is a Golden Globe-nominated Canadian actor.
1993 - First acting role was on the television series Family Passions, which aired on Canadian television in September, at age of twelve.
2000 - Acquired his initial fame while starring in Fox's Family Network TV series, Higher Ground, portraying a teen who was sexually molested by his stepmother, who then turned to drugs in his despair.
2001 - Critically acclaimed portrayal of a misunderstood teenager in Life as a House earned him Golden Globe and SAG Award nominations as well as the National Board of Review's award for Breakthrough Performance of the Year, the performance didn't receive widespread public notice.
2002 - Got his role as Anakin Skywalker (who was previously played by Sebastian Shaw and Jake Lloyd) in Star Wars Episode II: Attack of the Clones (2002) made him a star.
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