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|Born (Date & Place)||30 July, 1999 in Los Angeles, California, United States|
|Full Name||Joey Lynn King|
|Popular Movies/TV Series||Ramona and Beezus (2010), The Kissing booth (2018), Wish Upon (2017), The Conjuring (2013), Wish I was here (2014), The lie (2018)|
|Debut||Reign Over Me|
|Awards/Honors||Kids’ Choice Award for Favorite Movie Actress|
|Address||United Talent Agency
9336 Civic Center Drive
|Family||Father- Terry King
Mother- Jamie King
Sister- Hunter King
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Joey King is an popular American actress. King debuted with her first film ‘Reign Over Me’ in 2006. She played her first role as Adam Sandler’s in her debuted film. But her first lead role in ‘Ramona and Beezus’ in 2010. Joey King was also seen in ‘The Suite Life of Zack and Cody’ series and she was featured in the two episodes of this series. At an early age, she won the Kids Choice Award for Favorite Movie Actress. She is best known for her child character in comedy film, ‘Ramona and Beezus’.
She started her career at the age of four in Hollywood. It’s the influence of her grandmother that she is into the acting world very early. When she was just 4 years old she appeared in the commercial for ‘life and cereal’. Later, she started auditioning for TV roles. Joey King once dated her co-star Jacob Elordi from ‘the kissing booth’. Joey also participates in social and charitable work with her grandmother whenever she gets free time. Selena Gomez is a very good friend of Joey King. She has also done a voice work for major animated movies. Joey can be seen in one of the Taylor Swift’s music video, ‘Mean’.
Early Life & Family
Joey King was born on 30 July 1999, in Los Angeles, California, United States. Joey’s full name is Joey Lynn King. Her family includes her mother, grandmother and her two sisters. Her both the sisters are actress too. She once said that she is a part Jewish and part Christian. Before debuting into Hollywood she was featured in many of the commercials. Her first commercial was for ‘life and cereal’ and after that she worked as a professional model and did 100 over commercials.
She don’t really belongs to an acting family but because of her grandmother’s influence on her made her a model and an actress at that early age and its been 10 years of her in the industry. She participated in 2018 for Our Lives with her family. Her father was an arm-wrestling champion and was a known face in the city. He also worked as a consultant for Sylvester Stallone who is an actor. Her grandmother performed in live theaters. As her grandmother was an actor she also began drawing inspiration from her grandmother.
Love Life: Relationships/Affairs
Joey King didn’t had many of the relationships and didn’t really dated guys. She had a relationship with her co-star Jacob Elordi in 2018. This relationship was public. As they were co-stars to each other they met on the set of ‘the kissing booth’ which is a netflix hit. They dated each other for two years and it seems that they broke up recently. During their relationship they both were seen sharing pictures of each other on social media. After break up, King decided to keep her personal life to herself only.
It was rumored that she is seeing someone new now. This someone is Steven Piet. King and Piet were spotted at a Harry Potter and the Chamber of secrets screening. The news said that they are dating each other because they both were seen cuddling each other. But both of them didn’t reported or revealed anything about these rumors. It seems that she is now hesitant to take another relationship public after her breakup. Joey also said about what she learned from her break up and from the relationship with Elordi “Because when you are going through it with you or to get every piece of detail from you about it, it’s really difficult and some of these things are just meant for you”.
As Joey King is just a 20 year old girl and dated few people because she is quite young to be in a serious relationship and she is right now focused in her career and in her acting world.
Professional Career: Popular Movies/TV Series/Albums
Joey King is one of the youngest and the finest actress in Hollywood. She debuted with ‘Reign Over me’ in which payed the character of Adam Sandler’s daughter. Later she was casted in ‘the suite life of Zack and Cody’. Her role was only limited to the two episodes as Emily Mason. In 2010, King was seen in the ‘ghost whisper’ series. But King’s first lead role was in the ‘Ramona and Beezus’ in 2010.
This film was the adaptation of the Berverly Clearly book series . Apart from movies, she was also once featured in one of the popular song of Taylor Swift,’Mean’. Joey appeared in a short comedy series ‘Bent’. She played a lead role as Clare in a horror thriller film, ‘wish upon’ in 2017. There are many popular movies by her such as ,’wish upon’, ‘slender man’, ‘the conjuring’, ‘white house down’, ‘crazy, stupid, love’, ‘the dark knight rises’, ‘wish I was here’. The popular TV series in which Joey worked are, ‘the act’ (2019), ‘fargo’ (2014), ‘the flash’ (2014), ‘tween fest’ (2016), ‘bent’ (2012), ‘the haunting hour’ (2010-2014).
Joey King is too young to be involved in any of the serious controversy. But there were issues which includes her. Joey King once faced the ignorance. She was once travelling through flight and one man denied to sit next to her. This was because it was the time when she recently shaved her head for the role in the film. The man thought that she is diagnosed with cancer and won’t sit next to her because he feared the disease contracting to him.
On this incident, she posted and shared it by writing “I am on a plane and this man next to me literally turned to me with his phone in my face and took a photo as if I wouldn’t notice and texted his wife that he is sitting next to a girl who has cancer, you people are stupid sometimes”.
Less Known Facts
- “Joey King appeared in her first movie, ‘Grace’ when she was just six years old”.
- “King’s favorite TV series is Grey’s Anatomy”.
- “Joey is said to be a big fan of spider-man and has seen all the spider-man movies”.
- “King did commercials over 100 in the beginning of her carrer”.
- “In the film, ‘Quarantine’, she did her stunt by her own”.
- ”Joey’s favorite movie is Finding Nemo”.
- “She is a spokesperson for Urban Decay’s ‘Pretty Different’ campaign”.
- “She received her first Emmy nomination when she was 19 years old”.
- “Joey is a very good friend of Taylor Swift after filming a music video with her”.
- “She shaved her head three times for playing a character in the film”.