Get to Know 'Better Nate Than Ever' Star Rueby Wood with 10 Fun Facts (Exclusive)

Get to Know 'Better Nate Than Ever' Star Rueby Wood with 10 Fun Facts (Exclusive)

Rueby Wood is making his debut in the brand new Disney+ movie Better Nate Than Ever!

The newcomer stars as the title character Nate, a 13-year-old with big Broadway dreams.

But when he isn’t cast in the school play, he and his best friend Libby sneak off to the Big Apple, where he’s unexpectedly reunited with his long-lost Aunt Heidi. Together they must prove that life’s greatest adventures are only as big as your dreams.

VIDEO: Click here to watch the Better Nate Than Ever trailer!

We caught up with Rueby and learned 10 Fun Facts about him.

Get to know Rueby Wood inside…

Despite this being Rueby‘s first ever on camera role, in a film or on TV, he is no stranger to performing. The young actor was actually one of the three rotating Charlies on the first ever Broadway national tour of Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, which opened in 2018!

Check out his fun facts below…

  • 1. I have 3 pet rats, and their names are Basil, Joey, and Chandler.
  • 2. I love to cook all different dishes but my favorite thing to make is potatoes.
  • 3. I write and produce short films in my spare time.
  • 4. I do not like math.
  • 5. I once ripped my pants in the middle of a show on tour.
  • 6. I broke my wrist while riding a bike when I was 12.
  • 7. My favorite dessert is pumpkin pie.
  • 8. I have 3 siblings.
  • 9. My top three favorite musicals are Wicked, Hamilton and Six.
  • 10. I love true crime podcasts.

Check out Rueby Wood in Better Nate Than Ever, now streaming on Disney+!

Listen to his songs from the film, below…


‘Big Time’


‘No One Gets Left Behind’


‘About to Go Awf’ with Aria Brooks

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Photos: Emily Assiran, Disney+
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