Miles Heizer is an American actor best known for his role in Rails & Ties, playing Davey Danner when he was 12 years old. From 2010 until 2015, Heizer starred in the NBC drama series Parenthood as Drew Holt, Sarah Braverman's son.

He portrays Tommy Mancuso in the film adaptation of Nerve.


Heizer played Drew Holt on the critically acclaimed hit NBC series Parenthood, created by Jason Katims, until the series ended in 2015. He recently co-starred opposite Billy Crudup in The Stanford Prison Experiment, which premiered at Sundance 2016. He was also seen in the indie film Rudderless.

Born in Greenville, Kentucky, Heizer moved to Los Angeles when he was 10. He made his acting debut on CSI: Miami. In 2007, at 12 years old, he played the role of Davey Danner in the film Rails & Ties, for which he was nominated the Young Artist Award for Best Leading Young Actor in a Feature Film. That same year, he had a recurring role on the NBC medical drama series ER.



Year Title Role Notes
2006 Paramedic Young James Short film
2007 Rails & Ties Davey Danner Nominated – Young Artist Award for Best Leading Young Actor in a Feature Film
2008 Loon Carson Lind Short film
2012 The Arm Chance Short film
2013 Rudderless Josh
2015 The Stanford Prison Experiment Marshall Lovett
2015 The Red Thunder Danny Short film
2016 Nerve Tommy
2018 Love, Simon Cal Price


Year Title Role Notes
2005 CSI: Miami Joey Everton Episode: "Nothing to Lose"
2006 Ghost Whisperer Jake Morrison Episode: "Drowned Lives"
2007 Shark Jackie Buckner Episode: "Strange Bedfellows"
2007 Bones Joey Episode: "Death in the Saddle"
2007 Private Practice Michael Episode: "In Which Addison Has a Very Casual Get Together
2007 ER Joshua Lipnicki 4 episodes
2009 Cold Case Keith Oats Episode: "Forensics"
2010-2015 Parenthood Drew Holt Main role; 82 episodes
2017 13 Reasons Why Alex Standall Main role; 12 episodes


  • Miles celebrated his 21st birthday on the set of Nerve


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