Birthdate: July 31, 2008
Birthplace: Wilmington, North Carolina, USA
Banks Repeta (birthname: Michael Banks Repeta) is a young actor receiving acclaim and working with filmmaker James Gray. Repeta has notably worked consistently with major filmmakers, starting in features with writer-director Alan Ball as an eleven-year-old character in the Amazon Studios drama Uncle Frank (2020), with Paul Bettany, Sophia Lillis, Peter Macdissi, Judy Greer, Steve Zahn, Lois Smith, Margo Martindale, and Stephen Root.
Repeta joined the impressive ensemble of Antonio Campos’ Netflix-produced backwoods drama, The Devil All the Time (2021), with Tom Holland, Bill Skarsgård, Riley Keough, Jason Clarke, Sebastian Stan, Haley Bennett, Mia Wasikowska, and Robert Pattinson.
Repeta landed a role in the surprise summer horror hit, The Black Phone, co-written and directed by Scott Derrickson (based on Joe Hill’s story) and starring Ethan Hawke, Jeremy Davies, E. Roger Mitchell, James Ransone, Mason Thames, and Madeleine McGraw.
The breakthrough role for Repeta was James Gray’s semi-autobiographical drama Armageddon Time (2022), with Repeta effectively playing the younger Gray opposite Anne Hathaway, Jeremy Strong, Jaylin Webb, and Anthony Hopkins.
Banks Repeta was born and raised in Wilmington, North Carolina, by parents Mike (Camera Operator) and Nina Repeta (Actor). Repeta’s education includes schooling at Regional High School in Wilmington. Repeta’s height is 4’ 4”.
Martial Artist: Banks Repeta has a Black Belt in Tae Kwan Do.
Hobbies: Repeta’s hobbies include surfing, swimming, skateboarding, and guitar.