Freddy Carter Biography

Freddy Carter is an English actor famously known for his portrayal of Pin Hawthorne in the Netflix series “Free Rein”. He is currently starred in the latest Netflix series “shadow and bone” based on a book trilogy by the same name.

Early Life

Freddy was born on the 27th of January 1993 in Plymouth, Devon, United Kingdom. He grew up with his family in the town of Somerset for a few years and then went to live in Cyprus, United States. He is the youngest of three siblings and his oldest brother is also a fellow actor named Tom Austen. There is not much information available about his parents but it is known that he belongs to a Christian family and is of white ethnicity.

Freddy attended the Queen’s College in Taunton where he completed his school education. Since he was always interested in acting and drama he decided to pursue higher studies in the same. He went on to take admitted to the Oxford school of drama and graduated with a degree in drama in 2015. He hasn’t shared about his other qualifications, skills, or additional education.

Freddy Carter Career

Freddy started his career in acting through theatre as soon as he graduated from college in 2015 and appeared in the play “The war of rose” directed by Trevor Nunn. The following year, he appeared in the theatrical production of the play “The Tempest” as Ferdinand at the Great Yarmouth Hippodrome, Norfolk, and Norwich festival. He made his on-screen debut through the famous DC comic film “Wonder Woman” in 2017 as a soldier. The same year, he bagged the major breakthrough role of his career when he was cast for the character of Pin Hawthorne in the Netflix series “Free Rein”.

He appeared in the show till 2019 and also appeared in the Christmas and valentine’s special movies. Meanwhile, he also appeared in the horror movie “The Convent” in 2018 in the role of Ellis. He also appeared in a theatrical production of Harley Granville-Barker’s “Agnes Colander” in 2018 performed at the Ustinov Studio at Theatre Royal in Bath. Following a year in 2019, he appeared in the main role as Tom in a mini-series “15 days” produced by Channel 5. The same year, he also appeared in the DC comic show “Pennyworth” in the recurring role of Jason Ripper for three episodes.

Other Works

Apart from acting, Freddy also tried his hands in direction when he directed and wrote his first short film “No 89” in 2019 which was based on the theme of breaking up and eventually moving on. He also endorses various brands like Red stripe and Fujifilm to name a few. He is currently managed by the company Management 360 and his most recent starring is in the new Netflix series “Shadow and Bone” which is based on a fantasy novel trilogy named Grisha trilogy by Leigh Bardugo. Freddy starred as Kaz Brekker in the series that premiered in April 2021.

Social Media

Freddy is highly active on social media. on his Instagram account, he currently has a total of 781k followers where he likes to post about his daily life, pictures with friends, with his girlfriend, and travel experiences. He also owns a Twitter account since 2010 where he currently has 106.9k followers. He does not have a Facebook page or profile and is not known to be on any other social media platforms as well.

Freddy Carter Biography

Real Name Freddy Carter
Birth Date January 27, 1993
Age (as of 2023) 30 Years
Birth Place Plymouth, United Kingdom
Nationality British
Profession Actor
Religion Christianity
Sun sign Aquarius

Physical Statistics

Height in feet inches – 6’ 0.75” – in Centimetres – 185 cm
Weight in Kilograms – 70 kg  –  in Pounds –  154 lbs
Shoe Size 11 (U.S.)
Hair Color Dark Brown
Eye Color Blue
Body Type Slim


Father Mike Carter
Brother Two (Tom Austen)


School The Oxford School of Drama
College Queen’s College

Relationship Status

Marital Status In Relation
Affair Yes
Who is her partner/girlfriend? Caroline Ford

Personal Life

Freddy has not shared much about his personal life and relationships but it is known that he is in a relationship with his long-term girlfriend, Caroline Ford. Caroline Ford is also an actress and she was a co-star with Freddy in the show Free rein. The two met on the sets for the first time and became good friends. They later started dating in 2018 and have been together ever since. He is adventurous and likes to go on various treks and trips. He hasn’t shared much about his personal life.

Freddy Carter Net Worth

Freddy has been part of the entertainment industry since 2017 and in such a short period, he has been part of various movies, tv shows, and theatrical productions. He has gained immense popularity and wealth. He has been able to build a comfortable lifestyle for himself. His estimated net worth as of 2021 is around 210,000 pounds which is around $291,000 US dollars.


  • Freddy is highly skilled at Horse riding and swimming. He also took up further training in horse riding while shooting for the show Free Rein.
  • He is a huge art enthusiast and frequently visits various art galleries.
  • Freddy is a pet lover and has a pet dog named Tyson.
  • He won the Daytime Emmy award for his performance in the show Free Rein.

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