Asher Angel is an American actor. He debuted in the film Jolene at age five opposite Jessica Chastain. Now in his teens, he recently returned to acting when he appeared in an episode of the TV series Nicky, Ricky, Dicky & Dawn in 2016. That same year, he had a guest appearance in Criminal Minds: Beyond Borders. His first starring role was as Jonah Beck in the Disney comedy-drama series Andi Mack, a role he has been playing since 2017. Afterward, he appeared in the independent film On Pointe. More recently, Angel portrayed Billy Batson in the 2019 superhero movie Shazam!