Frankie Muniz

Actor and Race-car Driver
Born Dec 5, 1985

Francisco "Frankie" Muniz IV is an American actor, musician, writer, producer, and racecar driver. He is known primarily as the star of the FOX television family sitcom Malcolm in the Middle, which has earned him an Emmy-Award Nomination and two Golden Globe Award Nominations. In 2003, he was considered "one of Hollywood's most bankable teens. " In 2008, he put his acting career on hold to pursue an open wheel racing career. He competed in the Atlantic Championship.… Read More

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1985 Birth Born on December 5, 1985.


Fox premiered Linwood Boomer's Malcolm in the Middle, starring Muniz, on January 9, 2000, as a mid-season replacement, and the show was quickly overcome with accolades. … Read More
2002 16 Years Old He had a hit with the 2002 release Big Fat Liar, which teamed him with teen actress Amanda Bynes as a pair of students seeking revenge on a sleazy movie producer (played by Paul Giamatti). … Read More
2003 17 Years Old In 2003, he made a cameo appearance as Cher's underage boyfriend in Stuck on You. … Read More
2005 19 Years Old Muniz provided the character voice of a zebra named Stripes, who wishes to become a racing equine, in the 2005 film Racing Stripes. … Read More


In April 2006, he began filming My Sexiest Year, an independent film in which Harvey Keitel played his father. … Read More
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In 2007, Muniz moved up to the more competitive Champ Car Atlantic Series, where he competed in the entire season of 12 races. … Read More
He signed with Atlantic Championship-winning team Pacific Coast Motorsports in January 2008, with a goal to consistently compete in the top ten of the points championship.
2009 23 Years Old In 2009, Muniz joined Team Stargate Worlds, and finished in the top ten in every race he contested, with a best finish of fourth at Miller Motorsports Park. … Read More
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In 2011, Muniz returned to the Toyota Pro/Celebrity Race; after starting 15th, he finished 4th. … Read More
2012 26 Years Old On November 30, 2012, Muniz was hospitalized after having a "mini stroke", also described as a transient ischemic attack, and spoke about the experience on Katie.
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Muniz criticized the Obama administration for hiring Susan Rice as National Security Advisor in early June 2013. … Read More
2014 28 Years Old In 2014 he had to leave the band because of scheduling problems.
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