August Maturo was born on August 28, 2007, in Ventura, CA, USA. Despite being born in August, his mother Maha Maturo claims it is not why she named him August. She thinks that the name August is beautiful. Born on August his sun sign is Virgo and 10 years of age August Maturo only has a height of 4 feet 8 inches.
He has two siblings, an elder sister, and a younger brother. Their names are Michelle Maturo and Ocean Maturo. Ocean and August share the same birth date despite being born five years apart. It is known that he is very close to his little brother.
Compared to other children, August started reading and writing very early at the age of 2. When he went to church and watch its play, he showed much enthusiasm to join in the performances. At the age of 3, he was also acting along the church playgroups. Because of August’s persistent requests to act not only in the small gatherings of Sunday church but also in the television and movies, August's mother had to look for a professional manager for her young son.
By the age of 4, August had his first debut in the television film called Applebaum (2012), one-hour CBS drama pilot in the role of Issac. The project was directed and produced by Christopher Columbus. He also starred in the other TV shows, such as HBO's Weeds, a recurring role on How I Met Your Mother playing 'Marvin "Wait For It" Erickson' in the same year as Applebaum.
By the age of 5, he was in Seth MacFarlane's Dads, Nickelodeon's See Dad Run, Raising Hope, Suburgatory, and Bones. He was already a home name of a child star when he was approached by Disney to play the character of Auggie Mathews (which was named after him) in the 3-times Emmy nominated series Girl Meets World. He was the youngest child actor to be ever offered a Disney Channel series regular contract. He portrayed the role from 2014 to 2017.
Besides being a Disney star, he also has his own YouTube channel where he uploads videos with the help of his mother. These videos are all about science experiments which he does in his own home background with the assistance of his little brother Ocean and the cameraman is always his mother.
The child prodigy also has another social media account, Instagram with 2 million-plus followers, which is basically run by his parents for now.
His other talents include dancing, singing, and playing the piano. His favorite game is baseball. Maturo who is very interested in Science, Geography, and Astronomy says that if he had not been into acting that much he would have strived to become a scientist. Maturo is also interested to write books in the future, he believes he will most certainly write his first book on science experiments.
Maturo who juggles between school and shooting is the first student of his class. He studies in grade 5. He loves to spend quality time with his family. Although he suffers from chronic food allergies he loves organized picnic with his family. He is allergic to peanuts, tree nuts, coconut, and sesame. His best friend is McKenna Grace who is also a child star.
August lives with his two siblings and their parents in California. Only at the age of 10, his per episode salary is $8,000-$10,000. August Maturo is said to have a net worth of $300,000.