Nell Burton - Updated Dec 2023

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London, England

Nell Burton

Nell Burton is a widely famous British child actor and a celebrity kid. Nell Burton is known for her role in Alice in Wonderland’s Baby at Dock, and Dark Shadows’ A Girl at Station.

Early life

On December 15, 2007, Nell Burton was born in her birthplace, London, England. As of now, her age is just 14 years old and her zodiac sign is Sagittarius. She was born to her father Tim Burton and her mother Helena Bonham Carter. Additionally, her maternal grandfather was from a prominent British political family.

Similarly, her maternal grandmother Elena is a psychotherapist. Also, she has a brother named Billy Raymond Burton. Her parents have not revealed her educational background to the media.

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Caption: Nell Burton with her father and brother. Source: Getty Image


Nell Burton has been her inspiration to start her career and contribute to the entertainment industry. When she was just 2 years old, she appeared in her first film titled Dock in Alice Wonderland. Later on, she was seen in the Girl at Station in Dark Shadow and an Art Show in Big Eyes. Besides that, she is known as the kid of Tim Burton and Helena Bonham Carter. As an apprentice animator, Tim Burton started his career at ‘Walt Disney Studios.’ However, due to creative differences, his stay at the studio was short-lived.
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Caption: Poster of Nell Burton’s film. Source: Amazon

Additionally, he embarked on his solo career, during his time at Disney.  And, he made a short film titled ‘Vincent’ which was showcased at the ‘Chicago Film Festival.’ Moreover, he came up with his first live-action production ‘Hansel and Gretel.’ Therefore, he released his next live-action short film Frankenweenie, in 1984.
In addition, in the same years, he marked his last term of service with ‘Disney.’ In the 1990s, he came up with the romance fantasy film ‘Edward Scissorhands.’ Fortunately, the movie Edward Scissorhands went on to become successful.

More about career

Soon, he came up with a movie named Batman which was highly successful. Later, he delivered its sequel ‘Batman Returns’ in 1992. Likewise, he wrote and produced the film ‘The Nightmare Before Christmas,’ an animated musical. in 1993. The Nightmare Before Christmas appreciated by the critics and audience alike went on to gain commercials. In 2012, he worked as a co-producer of the film ‘Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter.
Moving on, he came up as a director and directed the film ‘Frankenweenie. In addition, the film Frakenweenie was an adaptation of his 1984 short film. Similarly, he co-produced and directed a biographical drama film titled ‘Big Eyes, 2014. Fortunately, the film was nominated for the ‘British Academy Film Awards, in 2015. And, it was under the category of ‘Best Production Design. Likewise, he directed a fantasy film titled ‘Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children, in 2016.

Relationship Status

As Nell Burton is just 14 years old, she is not yet in any relationships. Probably, the child star is focusing on her career and studies. But, her parents met for the first time while filming Planet of the Apes, in 2001. In October 2001, they started engaging after dating for 3 months. Later, in December 2014, her parents separated amicably.

Soon, his father was in a relationship with Eva Green but later broke up. Previously, her father married Lisa Marie Smith, in 1992 and separated in 2001. Also, her father married Lena Gieseke, on February 24, 1989. In addition, their relationship did not last long, and divorced on December 31, 1991.

Nell Burton – Body Measurements

Nell Burton is very cute and stands 4 feet her weight is about 35 kg. Also, the little girl has light brown hair color and black pairs of eyes.

Nell Burton – Social Media

Moreover, she is not seen as active on any social media account.