He was born on 17th September 2002 and is currently nineteen years old.
Griffin Arthur Fraser has two young brothers as well. Holden Fletcher Fraser was born two years after Griffin on 16th August 2004.
Whereas, The youngest son of the family, Leland Francis Fraser, was born on 2nd May 2006.
Griffin has also been diagnosed with Autism.
Who Is Brendan Fraser?
James developed an interest in acting career when he went to London for a vacation and attended his first theatre show.
Later, he began acting at a small acting college in New York City. He had planned on pursuing a Masters degree in fine arts.
However, he was destined to stay in Hollywood, and that’s where his career began.
He became significant for his great work as Rick O’Connell in The Mummy Trilogy.
James Fraser has also acted in various Comedy and Fantasy movies, including Airheads, George Of The Jungle, Monkeybone, Inkheart, and many others.
James was cast for a prominent role in Encino Man. He also starred in the sports drama ‘School Ties.’
Among many awards, Brendan has won a Blockbuster Entertainment award for The mummy. He has also won the Teen choice award and Hollywood Film Festival Award.
Who Is Afton Smith?
Afton Smith is an American actress. She was born on 3rd December 1967 in New York, United States.
She worked in the movie ‘Less than zero’ as a child back in 1987. However, her acting career flourished when she got married to James Fraser.
Later, she played a major role in the movie ‘George Of The Jungle’ alongside her husband staring in it.
In the early 2000s, Afton smith kept her acting career aside and focused on publishing and writing.
She published three books: Hollywood Picks The Classics: A Guide For Beginner, Point To Happy: For Children On The Autism Spectrum, and The Tiger: Class of January 1992.
Griffin Fraser Has Autism
Griffin Fraser has autism, a complex disorder involving challenges with social communication and results in repetitive behavior.
Griffin has been diagnosed with autism since childhood. His parents revealed that he struggles with the ability to speak and understand.
James Fraser, the father of Griffin Arthur Fraser, thinks that his son deserves extra love and that he’s a special child.
James claims that Griffin gets the love he deserves. His brothers, Leland and Holden, are also his source of strength.
Moreover, James Fraser has also bought a horse named Pecas to take care of Griffin. He doesn’t ride the horse but pets him often.
Why Did Griffin Arthur Fraser’s Parents Split up?
Griffin Fraser’s parents were a well-known love duo in Hollywood. They both had a love marriage.
James Fraser and Afton Smith first met on 4th July 1993, at a mutual friend’s barbecue party.
A spark was seen between them, and they started dating before they finally married on 27th September 1998, in a prestigious ceremony, at the Bel Air Hotel in Los Angeles.
During the duration of their marriage, they welcomed three kids.
However, the marriage lasted only nine years until Afton Smith decided to part ways with James.
The couple first announced their divorce in 2007, and it was finalized two years later, in 2009.
Later, rumors surfaced that Afton went for divorce because James had an affair with her co-actor Mario Bello while they were shooting for a movie in China.
The Alimony Conflict
James Fraser and Afton Smith shared joint custody of the kids. However, the divorce came with some consequences.
James was asked to give $90,000 as spousal support to Afton with $30,000 in child support annually.
Later, James Frances appealed to the court to reduce the amount because he wasn’t earning that much from acting.
Moreover, James was suffering from a back injury and had to pay hospital dues as well.
Afton conflicted and accused James of fraud, saying he was earning enough to be able to pay. She said that James hid his wealth from her.
However, Afton didn’t have any evidence to support her accusations.
Hence the conflicts were resolved, and James appeal was justified.
A statement surfaced from a close source saying about the couple, ‘They continue to maintain a close and caring friendship.’
Griffin Fraser’s Family After The Divorce
James moved to Bedford, New York, after his divorce. His acting career in Hollywood revived again, and he started taking up blockbuster roles.
On the other hand, Afton moved to Greenwich, Connecticut. Despite the joint custody, the kids mostly lived on the maternal side in Greenwich.
Book Published For Griffin Arthur Fraser
Afton Fraser collaborated with Miriam Smith and wrote the book for his son Arthur Fraser who is autistic.
The book ‘Point to Happy’ is written to create a bridge for communicating with the children through pictures.
It is a multi-book with easy-to-understand text and friendly graphics that illustrate moods, everyday objects, and activities.
‘Point to happy’ helps adults in depicting the needs and feelings of their autistic children.
Social Life Of Griffin Arthur Fraser
Griffin Fraser has been living a low-key life. He hasn’t been seen in public more often.
The last time Griffin was spotted was in 2018, with his father and brothers. The family was spotted spending quality time at Fairmont Hotel in Barbados by paparazzi.
Griffin Fraser’s parents don’t want the media to pry on his son as they are very conscious about anything controversial getting to their son. Hence, both the parents rarely speak about Griffin publicly.
Moreover, Griffin isn’t active on any social media sites either.
Griffin Arthur Fraser Net Worth
Griffin Fraser’s net worth can not be estimated as of now because he hasn’t started his career yet.
However, Brendan’s net worth is estimated to be $20 million, with the source of income being his acting parts in television shows and movies.
Griffin Arthur’s mother, Afton Smith, also earns a handsome amount working as an actress and from ongoing projects under her.