About Forrest Deal
American actor who rose to fame for his lead roles in films such as Dolly Parton's Coat of Many Colors and Dolly Parton's Christmas of Many Colors. He also starred in Us Against the World.
He took acting classes from a young age at the University of Alabama's Theatre department and earned his first speaking role less than a year after he started.
He won a 2016 Young Artist Award for Best Performance in a TV Movie for his role in Dolly Parton's Coat of Many Colors.
He was born and raised as a country boy in Alabama.
He rose to fame as a child actor similarly to Macaulay Culkin.