Frankie Muniz is best known for his starring role in the television show, Malcolm in the Middle, and roles in films such as Agent Cody Banks and Big Fat Liar. Francisco “Frankie” Muñiz IV is an American actor, musician, writer, producer, and race car driver. Muniz was born and grew up in Wood-Ridge, New Jersey. His father, Francisco III, was a restauranteur, and his mother, Denise, was a nurse.
In 2003, he was considered “one of Hollywood’s most bankable teens.” In 2008, he put his acting career on hold to pursue an open wheel racing career. He competed in the Atlantic Championship. In 2012, he joined the band Kingsfoil as a drummer; however, he left the band in 2014.
He starred in the movie Agent Cody Banks opposite Hilary Duff. He is from Wood Ridge, New Jersey. He got engaged to Elycia Marie in 2011 but the couple split in 2016.