Jacob Elordi is an Australian actor. Jacob Elordi was born on 26 June 1997 in Brisbane, Australia. His parents are John Elordi and Melissa Elordi and he has two sisters, Jalynn Elordi and Isabella Elordi.
Jacob Elordi followed St. Joseph Nudgee College in Brisbane. During school years, Jacob discovered the acting and developed an interest in drama. Beside acting performance, Jacob was also a rugby player. He played rugby for two years and he achieved good results on it too.
Jacob Elordi worked first as a model and, in 2014, he won the first prize at a Fashion Show. Jacob started his professional career in acting by playing the Cat in the Hat in the musical ‘Seussical’ and appearing in short movies as ‘Carpe Liam’ (2015) and ‘Max and Iosefa’ (2016).
In 2017, Jacob Elordi debuted in film industry with a small role in “Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales” (2017) but this role was an uncredited one.
In the next year, Jacob played the role of Rooster in “Swinging Safari” (2018). “Swinging Safari” is an Australian comedy-drama movie where Jacob met the actors Guy Pearce and Kylie Minogue.
In 2018, Jacob Elordi became really famous through his role in “The Kissing Booth”. He is playing a lead role in the movie, Noah Flynn which is a football player and the partner of Elle (Joey King) . Playing Noah Flynn role, the actor Jacob Elordi learned to ride a motorcycle and, now, Jacob loves it.
“The Kissing Booth”, Netflix film, was written and produced by Vince Marcello and is based on Beth Reekle’s self-published coming-of-age novel. The film was released on 11 May 2018. Jacob’s role, Noah Flynn, is a football player and also a “bad-boy” figure in the college. His partner is Elle Evans (interpreted by Joey King). Elle Evans is a pretty girl that was never kissed and she is deciding to have her first kissing booth at the Spring Carnival organized by her high school. The boy selected by her to be kissed is her secret-crush, Noah Flynn, and there is a problem: Noah is the brother of her best friend and kissing him means to not respect their friendship pact. Elle Evans should take a decision of what to follow : the rules or her heart. Elle Evans decides to follow her heart and she with Noah Flynn get in love.
Other of the movies in which Jacob played in 2018 was the horror film “The Mortuary Collection”.
Heath Ledger, James Dean, and Marlon Brando are the persons who influenced Jacob Elordi’s career and his mode of acting.
Actually, he is living in Los Angeles and is working at “Euphoria” and “2 Hearts” movies. Jacob is involved very active in the promotional tour of “The Kissing Booth” by participating and giving interviews on various shows.
The “2 Hearts” film was filmed in Vancouver, Canada, and brought Jacob in a new lead role, Chris.
In the daily life, Jacob Elordi likes to go movies at least twice in a week, loves pets and he is very closer to his family. The photography and the travelling are two of Jacob’s hobbies. Jacob is an amateur photographer, he is having professional equipment but it’s not allocating very much time due to his tight schedule.
Jacob participated in a march against free sale of weapons. Many celebrities, as George Clooney, Julianne Moore, Paul McCartney or Charlize Theron, supported this action. Jacob took part also in the March for Our Lives protest. At this march, Jacob participated with his girlfriend, Joey.
Jacob is not a fan of social media sites. He is checking his public profiles and answering to the fans very rarely. Anyway, the number of subscribers is growing rapid and now, Jacob is having around 5 million of followers on Instagram.
In the personal life, Jacob Elordi is dating Joey King, his partner from “The Kissing Booth”. They didn’t know each other before “The Kissing Booth” and their first met was in the film.
It wasn’t love at the first sight, first they were very good friends. Passing the time they discovered that they are having a lot of things in common and since spring of 2017, they became a couple in the real life. They are open in the relation with fans and are posting a lot of photos together on social media.
Recently, it appeared a rumor that Jacob and Joey have broken-up. The rumor appeared when Joe was seen with another man at the “2018 Emmy Award” event. Later, Joey clarified that this rumor is not founded and the man was her costumer designer. Joey added also the remark that she is still in a relationship with „her handsome boyfriend, Jacob”.
Also Jacob put end on the speculations by posting a Happy Birthday message for his love, Joey, on social media.
St. Joseph Nudgee College
- Full Name: Jacob Elordi
- Nicknames: Jacob
- Occupation: Actor
- Age: 21
- Date of Birth: 26 June 1997
- Place of Birth: Brisbane, Australia
- Star: Leo
- Gender: Cancer
- Eye Color: Brown
- Hair Color:Brown
- Nationality: Australian
- in feet: 6 feet 3 inches
- in cm: 191 cm
- Body Measurements: 44-32-38
- in kg: 85kg
- in Pounds: 187pounds
- Parents: John Elordi and Melissa Elordi
- Siblings: two sisters – Jalynn Elordi and Isabella Elordi
- Children’s: none
- Dating/Girlfriend: Joey King