Dacre Montgomery is an actor from Australia. He is popularly known for the contribution in ‘Stranger Things’, a ‘Netflix’ series and a film named as ‘Power Ranger’. He started to show his talent to the world at an early age of 9 years. He is inclined towards acting. He has contributed the Hollywood industry with several hit movies with time.
Dacre Montgomery was born on the 22nd of November, 1994 in Peru which is situated in Australia. He was born and brought up by Judith Barrett and Scott – Lennard. His mum is from Canada while his dad belongs from New Zealand. Both of his parents worked really hard in the film industry of Australia and this was the main reason for Dacre to get an inspiration towards acting and movies. From his childhood, he used to see great icons performing before the cameras. This motivated him.
In his school days, he was a fat kid. He was bullied and was irritated for that by his classmates. He always used to participate in his school plays and performed excellently in them. His guardians were strict towards him and prevented him from watching television until he grew up in age. When he was 12, he was advised to get his weight lowered. He went to ‘Mount Lawley Senior High School'. With studies, he was also learning acting and thus joined ‘Western Australian Academy of Performing Arts' (WAAPA).
In 2010, his first debut movie was ‘Betrand the Terrible'. He also contributed his art in ‘Family Tree' in 2011. Because of his commitments in the university, he vanished for some years. He performed in the music video of ‘Old Souls' and ‘Chateau'. ‘Godot's Clinic' was his movie which came in the year 2015. He also worked in movies like ‘A Few Less Men' and ‘Safe Neighbourhood'.
The year 2017 was his lucky year. He got a role in the movie named as ‘Power Rangers' where he was cast as ‘Jason'. He was selected for the ‘Teen Choice Award’ and the section was under ‘Choice Movie Actor: Sci-fi’.He got a role of ‘Billy Hargrove’, a bad guy from Australia in one of the popular series of ‘Netflix’ called ‘Stranger Things’ in 2016. He was selected for ‘Screen Actors Guild Award’. Again he contributed in a horror movie named as ‘Better Watch Out’ in 2016. But sadly, it was not a hit.
His height is 5 feet and 10 inches that is 178 cm and his weight is 77 kilos. Drake's work in ‘Stranger Things' is completely based on his past life. As he was bullied during his school days, the experience has led him to give his best. Drace also has a 12-year younger sister.
Drace Montgomery’s net worth is around $1 million.