Nathan Karl Kress is an American actor, director, and former professional child model. Kress was born on November 18, 1992, in Glendale, California. He has two brothers, Andrew and Kevin, neither of whom are involved in show business. Kress has been acting since the age of three and is known for his role as Freddie Benson on the Nickelodeon series iCarly.
At the age of eleven, Kress was cast in the lead role as “The Emperor” in a school production of The Emperor’s New Clothes. The role rekindled his interest in performing. Kress is a devout evangelical Christian and has said that he feels a responsibility to be a great role model to his younger fans. On May 29, 2015, Kress became engaged to his girlfriend, actress, stunt performer, and Into the Storm castmate London Elise Moore. They married on November 15, 2015, in Los Angeles.