Jacob Elordi is a good-looking Australian actor plus model who became known for his performance as Noah Flynn in the 2018 Netflix original film ‘The Kissing Booth.’ Jacob Elordi is a budding actor who has constantly honed his acting abilities ever since joining the acting scene in 2015.
|26 Jun 1997
|$ 1 Million
Early Life and Childhood
Jacob Elordi welcomed to this world on June 26, 1997, in Brisbane, Australia. He is presently 23 years old, and his birth sign is Cancer. He was conceived to John and Melissa Elordi. Jacob was brought up with two sisters, Isabella and Jalynn. Apart from being available in sports and extracurricular activities, Jacob was also a movie lover.
As a kid, he idolized Australian star, Heath Ledger. Other Australian actors like Hugh Jackman and Nicole Kidman were already making their presence in Hollywood, and Jacob determined that he wanted to follow in their footsteps. He began acting in theatrical productions that his school organized.
Over time, he sharpened his skills. His 1st stint with acting was for the musical ‘Seussical,’ which included him as ‘Cat in the Hat.’ By the time Jacob was in college, he had begun auditioning for full-fledged acting roles. He bagged a few characters but did not find anything concrete. Jacob graduated from St Joseph’s Nudge College.
Career and Professional Life
During his formative years in school, he proceeded to pursue acting along with academics. He was involved in many aspects of art plus also did some photography in high school. His wish to become an actor brought him to ‘St. Joseph’s Nudgee College,’ from where he began his actual training in acting. He also performed rugby, a sport that helped him keep a certain fitness level that, in turn, helped him bag some early characters.
His professional acting career started with a short movie titled ‘Carpe Liam.’ The movie featured him in the titular character of ‘Liam.’ He then appeared in another short movie, ‘Max & Iosefa.’ In this movie, too, he played the titular role. He also acquired an interest in other aspects of filmmaking and worked as a writer for the movie. Jacob did not wish to restrict himself to acting and believed there was a bigger artistic side to his character.
In 2017, he was offered a small character in the movie ‘Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales.’ The movie featured Jacob in a small, uncredited role. It was a major achievement, and Jacob learned a lot about the sets of the movie. And in the same year, Jacob auditioned for a supporting character in the comedy-drama ‘Swinging Safari.’
The movie starred reputed actors like Kylie Minogue and Guy Pearce. It highlighted Jacob as ‘Rooster’ and was a critical success. Nevertheless, the film came out to be a box-office hit. Jacob went to Los Angeles and settled there. He finally auditioned for a character in the ‘Netflix’ film ‘The Kissing Booth.’
More about his career
He was chosen for the role of ‘Noah Flynn,’ the principal love interest of the leading lady in the movie. The movie was released on ‘Netflix’ on May 11, 2018, and was immensely welcomed. Although critics did not appear to like the movie a lot, it still managed to touch new pillars of success for ‘Netflix.’ One in every three viewers who watched it on ‘Netflix’ has re-watched the movie.
Jacob became an overnight actor following the release and achievement of the film. His social-media following rose, and he became a national hero. Soon, Jacob began receiving offers for lead characters in films and Television series. Jacob is all set to play a pivotal character in the upcoming film ‘The Mortuary Collection,’ where he will be observed playing the character of ‘Jake.’
He will play ‘Chris’ in another upcoming movie, ‘2 Hearts’. Jacob is also supposed to perform a key character in the upcoming ‘HBO’ series ‘Euphoria.’ Based on an Israeli TV series of the same name, ‘Euphoria’ will follow the lives of a few high-school teenagers as they explore sex, drugs, love, and friendship.
He is also set to play the character of ‘Lucas Jackson’ in the upcoming series ‘The Bend.’ Furthermore, in mid-2019, Elordi was in Cape Town for the filming of The Kissing Booth 2, with a release date fixed for 2020.
Jacob has had a few romantic attachments, but he has not yet tied the knot. For quite a while, he was involved with Joey King, an actress who shared a screen with him in the film ‘The Kissing Booth.’ Even though Jacob Elordi plus Joey King appeared to be a lovely couple that a majority of people envied, the pair called it ends.
They began their relationship in 2017 and lasted two years. He went ahead to remove all their pictures from his Instagram profile, and that is enough proof that he is no longer seeing Joey King.
Likewise, in 2019, he started a relationship with Zendaya, his co-star on Euphoria. On numerous occasions, they have been seen enjoying each other’s company. Nevertheless, the pair is having a good time together plus enjoying their time.
The actor has been in the movie industry for almost five years, yet he has made quite a wealth within a short span. Nevertheless, Jacob Elordi has an approximated net worth of about $1 million. Jacob is a budding actor who has made notable progress in his career. Without uncertainty, he stands out among the young actors in the movie industry.
Jacob is an elegant and good-looking man. Jacob Elordi stands tall at the height of 6 feet 4 inches and weighs about 85 Kgs. His hair and eye color are brown. Likewise, his body measurements are 38-30-35 inches. He has an attractive personality. Furthermore, his shoe size is 9.
Jacob is a socially engaged young man. He is passionately vocal about his discontentment with the contemporary gun laws in America. He has often been photographed opposing the laws. Jacob also helps many other causes.
He is celebrated on his ‘@jacobelordi’ Instagram profile with more than 10.5 million fans. Moreover, he is also engaged on Twitter and has gathered more than 4K followers. And his official Facebook page has made over 341K.