Robbie Jarvis

Robbie Jarvis
Born Robert Stephen Jarvis
(1986-05-07) 7 May 1986
Yeovil, Somerset, England
Other names Robert Jarvis
Years active 2006–present

Robert Stephen "Robbie" Jarvis (born 7 May 1986) is an English actor.

Early life

Jarvis was born in Yeovil, Somerset, reportedly a direct descendant of English Poet Laureate John Skelton.[1] He attended the Littlehampton Community School and Chichester College. He joined the National Youth Theatre aged 16 and performed with the company until he was 18.


Jarvis played young James Potter in the film adaptation of Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix (2007). In 2006, he made a brief appearance in the Nickelodeon show Genie in the House and did some voice work for the acclaimed film The History Boys. He has also guest starred in episodes of Waking the Dead for the BBC and ITV's Trial & Retribution. He returned to the stage in 2012 at the Southwark Playhouse in the latest play by Philip Ridley, Shivered.[2]



  1. " biography". IMDB.
  2. "Shivered Review".
  3. "Exclusive: More Potter casting". CBBC. 10 February 2006. Retrieved 19 May 2009.

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