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Barret Spencer Oliver (born August 24, 1973) is an American former child actor who played Bastian Balthazar Bux in The NeverEnding Story.


  • Oliver currently works as a photographer and printer, using 19th century methods. He has even published a book: A History of the Woodburytype.
    • Ironically, his character in The Neverending Story was obsessed with books.
  • He is the youngest of 2 sons; his older brother Kyle is 3 years older than him.
  • In 1985, Oliver won a Saturn Award and was nominated a Young Artist Award for Best Actor in a Motion Picture for his performance as Daryl in D.A.R.Y.L.