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Milo Manheim
Born March 6, 2001 (2001-03-06) (age 20)
Venice, California, U.S.
Occupation Actor
Years active 2009–present
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Milo Manheim (born March 6, 2001) is an American actor. He is known for his starring role as Zed in the 2018 Disney Channel Original Movie Zombies, as well as its 2020 sequel, Zombies 2. In 2018, he finished in second place on season 27 of Dancing with the Stars.

Personal life

Manheim was born and raised in Venice, Los Angeles, in California. He is the son of actress Camryn Manheim and former model Jeffrey Brezovar. He is Jewish and had his bar mitzvah in a secular Jewish community school. Manheim plays guitar, drums, piano, and ukulele and various wind instruments.

Career

Manheim's acting career began at the age of six, in a local after-school program in Culver City. Since 2008, he starred in 20 different musicals with Liza Monjauze Productions. In 2009, he appeared in a three-line guest appearance on the CBS television series Ghost Whisperer alongside his mother.

In 2017, Manheim won "Outstanding Performance in a Leading Role" at the 2017 New York Musical Theatre Festival for his role in the musical "Generation Me". He followed this up by being cast in a lead role in the Disney Channel television movie Zombies, which premiered on February 16, 2018.

On September 11, 2018, Manheim was announced as one of the celebrities to compete on season 27 of Dancing with the Stars. He was paired with professional dancer Witney Carson. On November 19, 2018, Manheim and Carson finished the competition in second place, losing to radio personality Bobby Bones.

On February 11, 2019, it was announced that a sequel to Zombies had gone into production. Manheim reprised his role as Zed in the film, Zombies 2, which premiered on February 14, 2020.

Filmography

Television roles
Year Title Role Notes
2009 Ghost Whisperer Riley Episode: "Dead Listing"
2017 Disney Parks Magical Christmas Celebration Himself Television special
2018 Zombies Zed Television film
2018 Dancing with the Stars Himself Contestant on season 27 (runner-up)
2018–2019 American Housewife Pierce Episodes: "Enemies: An Otto Story", "The Code", "Saving Christmas", "The Things You Do"
2019 Celebrity Family Feud Himself Contestant; episode #6.7
2020 Zombies 2 Zed Television film
2021 The Conners Josh Episodes: "Young Love, Old Lions and Middle-Aged Hyenas", "Who Are Bosses, Boats and Eckhart Tolle?"

Awards and nominations

Year Award Category Nominated work Result Ref.
2017 New York Musical Theatre Festival Outstanding Performance in a Leading Role Generation Me Nominated
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