"The Umbrella Academy" Actors Actually Not That Much Older Than Their Characters

Tamara Fuentes

From Seventeen

Whether you are currently watching The Umbrella Academy for the first or the 500th time, there's no doubt that you're obsessed with the incredible actors that bring the characters to life. While their on-screen characters were all born on the exact same day, the cast members don't share the same birthdays. You might be super surprised to see how much older or younger they are than their on-screen counterparts.

Here's everything you need to know about the real ages of the cast of The Umbrella Academy.

Tom Hopper as Number One / Luther / Spaceboy

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Age: 35

The British actor is actually the oldest of his on-screen siblings.

David Castañeda as Number Two / Diego / The Kraken

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Photo credit: Netflix

Age: 30

David is actually 23 days younger than his character, who was born on October 1, 1989, making him the closest in age than the rest of his cast mates.

Emmy Raver-Lampman as Number Three / Allison / The Rumor

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Photo credit: Netflix

Age: 31

Emmy was born on September 5, making her a Virgo.

Robert Sheehan as Number Four / Klaus / The Séance

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Photo credit: Netflix

Age: 32

Robert is only 8 months older than Emmy.

Aidan Gallagher as Number Five / The Boy

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Photo credit: Netflix

Age: 16

Aidan is, of course, the youngest of the entire cast. However, he's also playing the oldest character since Five was stuck in the apocalypse in season 1.

Justin H. Min as Number Six / Ben / The Horror

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Photo credit: Netflix

Age: 30

Justin is the youngest of the older cast members.

Ellen Page as Number Seven / Vanya / The White Violin

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Photo credit: Netflix

Age: 33

Ellen is the second oldest of her cast members, but she is two years younger than Tom.

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