|Born|| (1997-05-14) May 14, 1997|
Cedar City, Utah, United States
|Occupation||Actor, Football player|
|Relatives||Jade Griffiths (brother)|
Riley Griffiths (born May 14, 1997) is an American football player and actor, best known for his role as Charles Kaznyk in the 2011 film, Super 8.
Early life and education
Griffiths' family later moved to the Issaquah/Sammamish area. While attending Skyline High School, Griffiths was a lineman on the varsity football team. He now plays defensive line at Montana State University.
In 2010, Griffiths got his first major role, when he was selected to play the role of Charles Kaznyk, in Super 8, directed by J. J. Abrams and produced by Steven Spielberg. Upon attending Montana State University, Griffiths took up football playing. He has expressed interest in working behind the scenes on film.
|2011||Super 8||Charles Kaznyk|
|2011||R.L. Stine's The Haunting Hour||Willie||Episode: "Mascot"|
Awards and nominations
|2011||PFCS Award||Best Ensemble Acting||Super 8||Won|
|Teen Choice Award||Choice Movie Male Scene Stealer||Super 8||Nominated|
|Choice Movie Chemistry||Super 8||Nominated|
|2012||Young Artist Award||Best Performance in a Feature Film: Young Ensemble Cast||Super 8||Nominated|