Child Star and talented actor Max Charles, 10 (most notably of recently cancelled, The Neighbors), has been cast in the Clint Eastwood helmed war drama American Sniper, the story of the expert marksman, killed by a discharged war veteran suffering from PTSD.

Charles will play the son of Navy SEAL Chris Kyle (Bradley Cooper) and his wife Taya, who is being played by Sienna Miller.

Max has had quite an acting career for a 10 year old, previously appearing in The Three Stooges and the animated Mr Peabody And Sherman as well as television shows, The Neighbors, True Blood and Community.

max charles and family

According to his Facebook page bio Charles has 3 older brothers! Logan, Mason and Brock. All four boys are actors, singers and Parkour enthusiast. The family moved to Los Angeles from Nashville oldest sibling Logan finished a national tour.

Charles is represented by CESD and managed by James Symington of  Symington Talent Management.His publicist is MLC PR.

American Sniper is being adapted from Kyle’s book, American Sniper: The Autobiography Of The Most Lethal Sniper In US Military History. It will be released in 2015.