Alex Pettyfer
Alex Pettyfer
Portrays Gavin Thorne
Occupation Actor


Born Alexander Richard Pettyfer

April 10, 1990

Stevenage, England, United Kingdom

Age 25
Years Active 1997 - Present
Gender Male
Spouse/Partner Marloes Horst - Girlfriend
Children None
Ethnicity Caucasian-British
Also Known For Alex Rider in "Stormbreaker" (2006)

John in "I Am Number Four" (2011)

Adam in "Magic Mike" (2012)

Alexander Richard Pettyfer, more commonly known as Alex Pettyfer, is an English actor, who is best known for his role as John in "I Am Number Four". He also portrays Gavin Thorne in Brayden Morgan's Just Keep Running. His father is actor Richard Pettyfer.

Other WorksEdit


  • Tom Brown's Schooldays (TV Movie, 2005) as Tom Brown
  • Alex Rider: Operation Stormbreaker (2006) as Alex Rider
  • Wild Child (2008) as Freddie
  • Tormented (2009) as Bradley
  • I Am Number Four (2011) as John
  • Beastly (2011) as Kyle
  • In Time (2011) as Fortis
  • Magic Mike (2012) as Adam
  • Lee Daniels' The Butler (2013) as Thomas Westfall
  • Endless Love (2014) as David Elliot
  • Elvis & Nixon (2016, post-production) as Jerry Schilling


  • ShoWest Award - Male Star of Tomorrow in 2010
  • Teen Choice Award in 2011 as Choice Movie Breakout: Male - "I Am Number Four" and "Beastly"