Who is Jacob Elordi?
Born under the sign of Cancer on the 26th of June 1997, in Brisbane, Queensland Australia, Jacob Elordi is a 21-year-old Caucasian actor. He is perhaps best known to the world for his significant presence on the TV screen as Noah Flynn in the 2018 comedy romance film by Vince Marcello entitled “Kissing Booth.” He has also had a number of other roles across several films over the course of his often lucrative acting career since 2015.
Early Life: Growing up in BrisbaneJacob was raised in his birthplace with an older brother named Michael-Benjamin Gainer, and two sisters of unknown ages named Isabella and Jalynn Elordi by his mother Melissa and father John Elordi, of unknown professions. As a child, he was inspired to become an actor thanks to the influences of some of the most prominent Hollywood names, such as Marlon Brando and James Dean, while he claims that his true idol is Heath Ledger. As for his education, Jacob attended St Joseph’s Nudgee College in his hometown, where he further developed his interest in drama. He matriculated in 2015, but doesn’t appear to have furthered his education by attending college.
Career: From Plays to the Big Screen
Jacob started his acting career in 2015, as part of the “Seussical: The Musical” cast, in an unspecified theatre, but later that year made his TV debut in the short film entitled “Carpe Liam”. The next year he starred in another short film, which he also wrote himself, entitled “Max & Iosefa”, which also marks his first lead role. In 2017, the legendary “Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales” was released, in which he appeared as a St. Martins marine, although he was never credited for this role.
Finally, in 2018 “Swinging Safari” came out, a comedy drama film by Stephan Elliott, featuring Jacob in the role of Rooster. Lastly, Jacob’s most important role to date has been that as Noah Flynn in the comedy romance film by Vince Marcello entitled “The Kissing Booth”, in which he starred alongside Megan du Plessis, Lincoln Pearson, Caitlyn de Abrue, Joey King, etc. Jacob has three roles at the moment – chronologically, the first is set to be seen this year, as Jake in the horror film entitled “The Mortuary Collection.” Later, he will be featured as Chris in “2 Hearts”, but there’s no release date yet for this film, and finally, also just as mysterious in terms of a release date, there’s the film entitled “Euphoria”, in which Jacob is featured as Nate.
Love Life: In a Relationshp with Joey KingAs for Jacob’s romantic involvements, he is known to be in a relationship with the actress Joey King, who he met in South Africa during the filming of the movie where they acted as each other’s on-screen beaus, the aforementioned “Kissing Booth.” In December 2017, Joey posted their picture on her Instagram profile, thus letting the audience know that she went to the US with him even though they’re both Australian. It is unknown whether Jacob had any affairs prior to meeting his girlfriend. There hasn’t been any controversy surrounding their union.
Jacob actually learned to ride a bike during the filming of “Kissing Booth”, only for the purpose of better portraying his role, since his character is meant to know how to ride. Lastly, Jacob is known to have greatly disliked cooked vegetables as a child, and he still avoids most of them today.
What is Jacob Elordi’s Net Worth?
Have you ever wondered how rich Jacob Elordi is, as of mid-2018? According to various authoritative sources, it has been estimated that the current total of Jacob’s accumulated wealth is close to $2million, made mainly as an actor. As his career continues to develop, the said amount can be expected to increase.
Concerning the physical attributes of the aspiring actor, his height is 6ft 4ins (1.93m), while the circumferences of his biceps, chest and waist are 16, 44 and 32ins respectively. His hair is dark brown and his eyes are light brown, while his body shape is generally described as muscular.
Social Media Presence
Due to the major influence of social networks, it is nowadays a regular thing for active celebrities to nourish a close and active relationship with their fans, for the sake of increasing the popularity of the projects they’re working on, and thus their own net worth. Jacob himself seems to be a regular subscriber, if not the leading example of this celebrity trend, as his presence is quite ubiquitous on most of the popular social media networks. His Facebook page has over 150,000 followers, his Twitter account almost 100,000, and his Instagram account has close to five million fans.