Being famous or a celebrity is a dream for many people. However, you’ll discover that life as a celebrity is not always rosy. The paparazzi and fans constantly invade celebrities’ personal space.

One of these celebrities is Charlie Heaton, who stars in Stranger Things. Having become a father in 2014, he attracted many people’s attention.

Who is Archie Heaton?

Archie Heaton is a celebrity child. During the rock band Commanechi, his parents Charlie Heaton and Akiko Matsuura met and fell in love.

After touring with the group, Charlie began dating Akiko Matsuura. The couple separated after the birth of Archie, with the child having joint custody.

Profile Summary


Archie Heaton Matsuura



Famous For

Child Celebrity

Birth Place




Parents Name

Charles Heaton and Akiko Matsuura

Zodiac Sign


Eye Color

Dark Brown

Hair Color


Current Stay



Mixed – British and Japanese (Asian)

Archie Heaton Biography

Having been born on May 19, 2014, Archie Heaton is the son of Charlie Heaton, an English actor, and Akiko Matsuura, a Japanese musician. His nationality is British. He was born and raised in the United Kingdom. As a result of the fame of his parents, he was thrust into the limelight. 

His grandparents, Crispy and Shelly, are also celebrities; thus, Archie has a celebrity lineage. In 1986, Shelly appeared in Red Headed Stranger as an actress. A popular creative musician, Crispy is well known for his music.

Archie Heaton Career

Earlier this year, Archie started attending elementary school. Additionally, he enjoys soccer and acting classes, according to reports.

Archie Heaton Family

Father — Charlie Heaton

Originally from Bridlington, East Yorkshire, England, Charlie Heaton has a keen sportsman spirit. He moved to London when he was 16. As a teenager, he played tennis and soccer. Before becoming an artist, he had a reputation as a musician.

His decision to travel to London at 16 led him to join a rock band called Comanche. Over the course of a year, he toured with this band as a drum player. He met Akiko Matsuura, his ex-wife, during this time and the band was formed.

In addition to starring in the short film Life Needs Courage, he was also a cast member of the television series DCI Banks. He played Gary McCready in 2015. When it comes to acting, Charlie is versatile.

As an actor, Charlie has appeared in a number of movies and TV shows. 2014 marked Charlie’s first acting experience in ‘Life Needs Courage’. In addition to DCI Banks, Vera, and Casualty, he has also worked on other projects. He scored a big break in 2016 when Naomi Watts and Oliver Patt cast him in ‘Shut In’.

The Netflix series Stranger Things made Charlie famous for his role as Jonathan Byers. In 2017, Charlie played a role in ‘New Mutant’, another MCU film.

Some speculate that Charlie was not ready to be a father because he was only 20 when Archie was born, which might cause a stir between him and Akiko.

In the other news, Natalia Dyer, a Stranger Things co-star, is rumored to be dating Charlie Heaton, according to Elle. After being spotted together in New York in October 2017, the couple was confirmed to be dating after rumors began in September 2016.

Natalia was featured in a post by Charlie some time back. Despite their relationship appearing on the show, they haven’t hidden it. They soon released a picture of themselves showing that they were dating and in love with the media.

Does Archie Heaton live with Charlie Heaton?

Charlie Heaton was arrested in October 2017 for possessing small amounts of cocaine at LAX Airport in Los Angeles, California. Archie currently lives with his mother, Akiko Matsuura.

In spite of not being charged with any crimes, Charlie was returned to London. Afterward, he returned to the US to shoot Stranger Things 3. 

Charlie Heaton, Natalia Dyer, and Joe Keery make around USD 150,000 per episode of Stranger Things, according to The Hollywood Reporter. Before season 3 was filmed, this figure was revealed; however, season 4 earnings are yet to be announced, so it’s unclear if they got another raise.

Charlie Heaton played drums in a band called Comanechi with his ex, Akiko Matsuura, before starring in Stranger Things. Heaton joined the group as a teenager and then toured the UK with them. Later, he became a member of The Quietus.

Mother — Akiko Keex Matsuura

Singer and drummer Akiko Keex Matsuura is based in the U.K. In 2022, her mother will be 42 years old, having been born on 2 November 1980 in Osaka, Japan.

Her current home is London, even though she was born in Japan. In addition to playing for The Big Pink, Comanechi, and Pre, she has also worked with a number of other bands. His mother’s genre has been described as noise rock, experimental, and punk rock.

Archie Heaton Hobbies

Archie is a bubbly eight-year-old kid who loves to play outdoors.

Archie Heaton’s Personal Life

Currently, Archie lives with his mother Akiko. They live a pleasant life in London. The father of a young child resides in Los Angeles because of his career and is very energetic in today’s world; however, he makes time for his child.

Archie Heaton’s Parents’ Marriage

The Big Pink, an English electronic rock band, has Akiko Matsuura as their drummer and backing vocalist. While Heaton was the drummer and Matsuura was the frontwoman for the noise rock band Commanechi, Charlie and Akiko met before his acting career make a buzz. In the course of touring with the group, he fell in love with Matsuura.

After Archie’s birth, the two separated. There has never been any comment from either of them regarding their breakup. In addition to being infamously private, Charlie is also notoriously reluctant to share photos of his son.

Archie Heaton’s Net worth

Charlie Heaton, Archie’s father is currently worth over 4 million dollars. In contrast, Akiko Matsuura, his mother, is worth about a million dollars.

Therefore, over five million dollars is the net worth of his parents, which is attributable to him in the future.

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