Jacob Elordi entered this world on June 26, 1997, in Australia, unaware of the number of hearts he would steal years later. Elordi became a teen heartthrob when he starred in the Netflix original movie, “The Kissing Booth,” with Joey King. After the release of the first “The Kissing Booth,” he became well-known and sought-after as he continued to land roles in major films. But his interests didn’t stop at movies because he also featured in several well-known T.V. series, including the award-winning HBO series “Euphoria,” with other big names in the industry, including Zendaya, Sydney Sweeney, Hunter Schafer, and Angus Cloud.
Jacob Nathaniel Elordi
June 26, 1997
Award-winning Australian actor, Jacob Nathaniel Elordi, was born to Melissa and John Elordi. Elordi also has two sisters, Jaylynn Elordi and Isabella Elordi, and went to school in the southeast corner of Queensland, Brisbane. It’s known that Elordi always had an intuitive passion for acting as he showed interest in acting from a very young age. Before he started acting in big Hollywood movies and series, he was featured in short films called “Carpe Liam” and “Max & Iosefa.”
Elordi experienced what it is like to be in a Hollywood film in 2017 because he played as an extra in “Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales,” but as we all know, this was only the beginning of his successful acting career. A year later, Elordi got chosen to star alongside Joey King in the Netflix original movie “The Kissing Booth,” released in May 2018. Elordi and Joey King also started dating during the production of the film. The film was so successful that it released sequels in 2020 and 2021. However, this wasn’t his only movie in 2018, as he featured in the horror film “Mortuary Collection” and the comedy-drama film “Swinging Safari.”
A year after the release of “The Kissing Booth,” Elordi landed his second major role in the HBO teen drama television series “Euphoria.” The series has won multiple awards since 2019, with two seasons already in the bag and a third coming. This year, in March, the psychological thriller film “Deep Water” was released and he co-starred alongside Ana de Armas, Ben Affleck, and Finn Wittrock. Elordi also announced on Instagram in January that he’s the face of BOSS’s newly released fragrance.
Elordi achieves fame when he stars alongside Joey King in the Netflix original movie, “The Kissing Booth,” which, according to Netflix, was re-watched by one in three viewers.
Elordi lands another starring role in the HBO television series “Euphoria” with big names, including Zendaya.
“The Kissing Booth” wins ‘Favorite Comedy Movie’ at the 2020 People’s Choice Award, the first of many awards.
Elordi’s year kicks off with a big movie — he lands a role in the drama-mystery movie “Deep Water.”
Why We Love Jacob Elordi
He’s a Black Lives Matter supporter
Elordi is not only a talented actor but he is also a supporter Black Lives Matter supporter. He also expressed his support in an Instagram post saying “Please stand with each other. Stay educated and stay alert. Look after one another. Be kind and love.”
“Men of The Year”
Elordi was the focus of the “GQ Australia: Men Of The Year” issue. He was also on the cover page of the issue that was released on December 1, 2019.
His heart is in the right place
Elordi featured in “Acting for a Cause” in 2020 where young Hollywood actors come together for a series of stage readings for a charitable cause. Elordi was featured in the “Pride and Prejudice” episode.
5 Surprising Facts
His first acting role
His first experience on a big movie set was in 2017 when he played an extra in “Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales.”
“You’re too tall”
There have been incidents in the past where Elordi was told he is too tall to act.
He was in a horror film
Elordi played in the anthology horror film “The Mortuary Collection,” which was released in 2019.
The face of BOSS, The Scent
BOSS released a new fragrance, The Scent Le Parfum, in January 2022 — Elordi is the face of the campaign.
His first magazine cover
Elordi landed his first magazine cover when he was chosen to feature in the summer issue of “Wonderland” in 2019.
Jacob Elordi FAQs
Is Jacob Elordi single?
Yes, he is single but there have been rumors that he and Olivia Jade Giannulli might be getting close.
What is Jacob Elordi’s accent?
Elordi has an Australian accent.
Did Jacob Elordi go to university?
Yes, Elordi went to St Kevin’s College.
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