Charlie Carver

Charles Carver Martensen, known professionally as Charlie Carver, is an American actor.

His best known roles include Porter Scavo on the ABC television series Desperate Housewives, Ethan on the MTV television series Teen Wolf, Scott Frost on the first season of the HBO television series The Leftovers, and as Cowboy in Boys in the Band on Broadway.

Date of birth

He was born on July 31, 1988.


 His identical twin brother, Max, was born seven minutes later on August 1. Before he began acting professionally, he was known as Charlie Martensen. His father was physician, historian, and author Robert Martensen, and his mother, Anne Carver (b. 1952), is a philanthropist and community activist.


He attended high school at St. Paul’s Boarding School in Concord, New Hampshire, but left to attend Interlochen Arts Academy in Interlochen, Michigan his sophomore year. He graduated from the University of Southern California in 2012. He also studied acting at the American Conservatory Theater in San Francisco.

Love life

He came out as gay on Instagram in 2016.

Net worth

To be updated.


Carver made his acting debut as an eighth-grader when he played fairy trickster Puck in his school's production of Shakespeare's A Midsummer Night's Dream.

His screen debut was with his brother in the ABC television series, Desperate Housewives; they played Porter and Preston Scavo, sons to Lynette Scavo and Tom Scavo.

The brothers also appeared together in season 3 of MTV's Teen Wolf as a pair of twin alpha werewolves – Charlie plays Ethan Steiner, and Max plays Aiden Steiner; Charlie also appeared in Season 6B of the show.

They also appeared in the first season of HBO series The Leftovers.

Carver has guest starred on several shows including Hawaii Five-0, and The League.

His feature film roles have included UnderdogsBad Asses, and I Am Michael.

Carver appeared in the ABC miniseries When We Rise in 2017. The production traced the history of the LGBTQ rights movement, beginning with the Stonewall riots in 1969.

Carver's Broadway debut was Cowboy in the 2018 revival of Mart Crowley's The Boys in the Band, alongside fellow openly gay actors Jim ParsonsZachary QuintoMatt BomerAndrew RannellsRobin de Jesús, and Tuc Watkins.

In January 2019, it was announced that Carver will star in the upcoming Netflix drama series Ratched.

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Charlie Carver
First Name Charlie
Surname Carver
Born 31st July, 1988
Home City San Francisco, California, U.S.
Current City