Who Is 'Stranger Things' Star Eduardo Franco? Explore His Nationality, Ethnicity & Parents In Detail

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Franco joined the cast of the new Netflix series Stranger Things, where fans praised his character Argyle.
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Eduardo Franco is an American actor and comedian best known for his portrayal of Argyle in Stranger Things, Spencer Diaz in American Vandal, and Theo in Booksmart. Franco played Andrew in the Hulu film The Binge, which he starred in in 2020.

Franco has become one of the most renowned young actors thanks to his outstanding portrayal of Argyle in 2022 Stranger Things. He has garnered respect with years of work in the entertainment world.

On August 29, 1994, Eduardo Franco was born to Mexican parents in Yuma, Arizona, United States. Franco is 27 years as of 2022. Franco's nationality is American, and he belongs to Mixed ethnicity. 

Who Are Eduardo Franco's Parents?

The identities of Franco's parents are unknown, but his father, Mr Franco, is a businessman and his mother, Mrs Franco, is a homemaker. He has five siblings as well. The names of Franco's siblings are unknown.

He stated his parents worked insanely hard, and he wanted to repay the generosity and affection they had shown him since he was a child.

Franco hoped to save money for a car during his first work at a movie theatre, but he ended up paying his parents' bills instead.

Franco's parents could not support him financially, but they continued to be enthusiastic supporters of his acting career.

During his vacations, Eduardo frequently visits his relatives in Mexico. He has a special bond with his devoted parents, whom he frequently thanks for their sacrifices, support, and affection.

However, he has not revealed many personal details about his parents. He claims he enjoys trimming his hair with his aunt when he visits Mexico. 

Quick Facts Aobut Eduardo Franco

Real Name Eduardo Franco
That Of Birth(DOB) November 11, 1995
Place Of Birth Comedian and Actor
Age 28 Years
Gender Male
Nationality American
Ethnicity Mixed
Relationship Single
Zodiac Sign Virgo
Profession Comedian and Actor
Net Worth $1.5 Million

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Are Eduardo Franco and James Franco Related?

Many people are now wondering if he is related to James Franco. On the other hand, other people believe they are from the same family. They do not have a family relationship because they come from different families.

James Franco, in particular, is a well-known American actor, filmmaker, and writer who has had a string of hits in the entertainment sector in recent years.

James Franco is the son of Douglas Eugene Franco and Betsy Franco, and he has two brothers, Dave and Tom Franco.

Well, in conclusion, Eduardo Franco is not in any way related to James Franco other than the fact that they both have a similar artistic background. 

Eduardo's Character Argyle In Stranger Things

Eduardo Franco portrays Argyle, one of the major characters in Stranger Things, who first debuted in the fourth season. He is Jonathan Byer's best buddy and works as a pizza delivery boy for Surfer Boy Pizza. 

Argyle is characterized as a "stoner type with a deep cool philosophical aura," similar to Jeff Spicoli from Fast Times at Ridgemont High. Jonathan, his quiet and introverted best buddy, is the total opposite of him.

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Eduardo As Argyle  (Source: strangerthingstv IG)

Argyle is most likely a reference to the limo driver ordered to pick up John McClane from LAX and carry him to the Nakatomi Plaza in Die Hard (1988).

Argyle's stoner attitude and long hair sticking out of his helmet is most likely a tribute to Slater from Dazed and Confused.

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Net Worth & Social Media

Franco's net worth is reported to be between $1 to $5 million approximately. He makes the most of his income through filming projects, television projects, and various other commercial activities.

He has garnered national fame by endorsing well-known products like GEICO, Samsung, and TurboTax. He is active on his Instagram page with more than 954k followers.