Amanda Joy Michalka
Torrance, California, U.S.
Like her older sister, she was also homeschooled.
Singer, songwriter, actress, musician
- Father – Mark Michalka (Runs a contracting company)
- Mother – Carrie Michalka (Musician)
- Siblings – Ricky Michalka (Brother), Aly Michalka (Older Sister) (Singer, Actress)
Aly and AJ signed with Red Light Management in 2013.
Acoustic rock, electropop, pop, pop-rock
Vocals, guitar (acoustic and electric), piano, bongos
5 ft 6 in or 168 cm
53 kg or 117 pounds
Boyfriend / Spouse
AJ Michalka dated –
- Joe Jonas (2006) – AJ dated singer Joe Jonas for a couple of months in 2006. She even blogged about this on her MySpace account.
- Ryan Sheckler (2008) – American skateboarder Ryan Sheckler dated AJ in 2008. They were seen getting cozy at multiple times, went on several dates. But, they didn’t agree with the fact that they are dating.
- Bennett Heimple (2008-2009) – Bennett and AJ dated for quite some time from August 2008 until 2009.
- Hunter Parrish (2009-2010) – The actors met on the premiere of 17 Again and started dating thereafter. From April 2009 until July 2010, the two were an item.
- Ryan Blair (2010-2011) – She started dating American author Ryan Blair in August 2010. The couple dated for about six months until March 2011.
- Harrison Mead (2011-2012) – For about a year (from March 2011 to January 2012), AJ was romantically linked to musician Harrison Mead.
- Patrick Schwarzenegger (2012) – In late 2012, she dated another actor Patrick Schwarzenegger.
- Colton Haynes (2012) – AJ was RUMORed to have a fling with bisexual actor Colton Haynes nearing November 2012.
- Keenan Tracey (2014-2015)
- Josh Pence (2017-Present)
- Troy Gentile (2018) – Rumor
Race / Ethnicity
AJ has English, German, Irish and Scottish ancestry.
- Piercing green eyes
- Raspy voice
35-26-34 in or 89-61-87 cm
6 (US) or 38 (EU)
8 (US) or 38.5 (EU)
Best Known For
Being a member of the girl duo 78violet
The singer released the debut album Into The Rush with her older sister Aly on August 16, 2005, via Hollywood Records.
The album charted at #36 in the U.S. They were able to sell 800,000 copies of the album and got certified as Gold in the country.
She starred in her first film (alongside her sister) Cow Belles, which was a teen romantic comedy film. She played the role of Courtney Callum in this Disney Channel Original Movie, which was released in 2006.
First TV Show
In 2002, Amanda appeared in NBC’s soap opera Passions for her role as Sheridan’s daughter in just a single episode.
She works out in the gym and does cardio with the help of her personal trainer Larry Crystal.
AJ Michalka Favorite Things
- Food – Burger
- TV Show – America’s Next Top Model, Dexter, The Office (2005-2013)
- Restaurant – In-N-Out Burger joint
- Bands – Aqualung, POD, Coldplay, Jack’s Mannequin, Switchfoot, Heart
- Cartoon – PowerPuff Girls
- TV Channel – MTV
Source – Seventeen.com, IMDb
AJ Michalka Facts
- She is shorter than her sister Aly.
- Her mom has worked with JC Band in the past.
- She is playing piano since she was 4 years old.
- AJ also started taking an interest in acting at 5.
- Porsche convertible is her dream car.
- She cannot fly without her iPod.
- Mitchel Musso is her best friend.
- She would like to have an autograph of Jack Black or Johnny Depp.
- Her first financial splurge was a necklace, which was worth $4,000.
- She is a member of the girl band 78violet, which she formed with her older sister.