|Joey King Quick Info|
|Height||5 ft 2.5 in|
|Date of Birth||July 30, 1999|
Joey King is an American actress, producer, singer, and voiceover artist who rose to fame with her performance as Ramona Quimby in the 2010 family adventure comedy film, Ramona and Beezus. Moreover, she has also been cast in a variety of other roles in projects such as Maddisyn Crawford in Tween Fest, Elle Evans in The Kissing Booth film series, Gypsy Blanchard in The Act, Charlie Meyers in Bent, Greta Grimly in Fargo, Katie in Horton Hears a Who!, Lucy Morgan in Anatomy of Hope, Young Talia al Ghul in The Dark Knight Rises, Beaver girl in Ice Age: Dawn of the Dinosaurs, Molly Weaver in Crazy, Stupid, Love, Christine Perron in The Conjuring, Wren in Slender Man, and Zazi in Zeroville.
Joey Lynn King
Los Angeles, California, United States
Actress, Singer, Voiceover Artist, Producer
- Father – Terry King (Arm-Wrestling Champion and consultant for Sylvester Stallone)
- Mother – Jamie King
- Siblings – Hunter King (Older Sister) (Actress), Kelli King (Older Sister) (Actress). She also has 1 more sister.
- Others – Frances (Great Aunt), Joseph King (Grandfather)
Joey King has been signed with –
- Coast to Coast Talent Group, Talent Agency, Los Angeles, California, United States
- United Talent Agency, Talent Agency, Beverly Hills, California, United States
- Industry Entertainment Productions, LLC, Talent Management Company, Los Angeles, California, United States
5 ft 2.5 in or 159 cm
51 kg or 112.5 lbs
Boyfriend / Spouse
Joey King has dated –
- Nolan Gould (2015) – It was RUMORed that she had a fling with actor Nolan Gould in the past.
- Dylan Sprayberry (2016) – From February 2016 to June 2016, the actors Dylan and Joey dated each other.
- Jacob Elordi (2017-2018) – After appearing together on The Kissing Booth, Australian actor, Jacob Elordi started dating his co-star Joey King in 2017. However, their relationship was short-lived as they broke up with each other somewhere in late 2018.
- Steven Piet (2019-Present) – The rumors of the Kissing Booth actress dating Steven Piet, the co-executive producer in The Act, got confirmed when they were spotted together during their first red carpet appearance at the Emmy Awards 2019. The rumors of their dating first came when they went to the screening of the movie Harry Potter and The Chambers of Secret together with Joey’s sisters.
- Taylor Zakhar Perez (2020) – Rumor
Race / Ethnicity
She is of Ashkenazi Jewish and Italian descent.
- Charming personality
34-25-35 in or 87-63.5-89 cm (Bust-Waist-Hip)
4 (US) or 36 (EU) or 8 (UK)
Joey King is appearing in commercials since the age of four. Her first commercial was for ‘Life Cereal.’ After that, she has done numerous national commercials for brands like AT&T, McDonald’s, etc.
The actress has also been a part of the national campaigns for Eggo and Walmart.
Joey King has completed more than 100 commercials till 2015 (when she was 15), which included ‘Juicy Juice,’ Kay Jewelers,’ and ‘Eggo Bake Shop Strawberry Swirlz.’
She is also partly Christian.
Best Known For
- Joey King is best known for her role as Ramona Quimby in the 2010 film Ramona and Beezus.
- She has also starred in movies like Oz the Great and Powerful (2013), The Conjuring (2013), and White House Down (2013).
Joey King first appeared in a short film Grace, which was released in 2006. She played the title role of a little girl called Grace in the movie.
As a voiceover artist, she made her theatrical film debut by providing vocals to the character of Katie, a cute but eccentric little baby yak, in the 2008 computer-animated adventure comedy film, Horton Hears a Who! (also known as Dr. Seuss’ Horton Hears a Who!).
First TV Show
Joey King’s first TV appearance was as Emily Mason in the episodes ‘Day Care’ and ‘Books and Birdhouses’ of the Disney Channel’s sitcom The Suite Life of Zack and Cody in 2006.
Joey King does not have a personal trainer.
She has maintained her fit body through regular exercise and healthy eating habits. The actress has appeared as a child artist in many movies. She maintains her natural figure.
In 2021, she revealed that for breakfast, she was eating a bowl of oats with lots of fruit and some toast.
Joey King Favorite Things
- Television Series – Grey’s Anatomy
- Snacks – Avocado with a little salt
- Accessory – Shoes
- Subject – French
- Fictional Superhero – Spiderman, Batman
- Personality – Zac Efron, Chuck Liddell
- Movie – Finding Nemo (2003), Ice Age Series (2002, 2006, 2009, 2012), 50 First Dates (featuring Drew Barrymore) (2004)
- Role Model – Jessica Chastain
- Sports – UFC Fights
Source – Teen.com, IMDb
Joey King Facts
- Joey King is also a voice artist. She has rendered her voice for yellow fur ball Katie, for the animated film ‘Horton Hears A Who;’ for Beaver in ‘Ice Age 3 – Dawn of the Dinosaurs;’ and Jessie in ‘The Boxcar Children.’
- Joey King is a singer also. She has recorded the song “Ramona Blue” with her sister in 2010.
- Joey King loves to do charity work. The proceeds of her recorded song “Ramona Blue” went for the charity First Book. When she is not working, she helps her grandmother deliver food to the elderly through Meals on Wheels.
- She was the official spokesperson for D.E.A.R (Drop Everything And Read).
- She received the Young Artist Award for her performance as Ramona Quimby in Ramona and Beezus (2010).
- She has also appeared in a video for Taylor Swift‘s song “Mean” (2011) in which she appeared as a young student who gets rejected by her peers.
- On her 11th birthday in 2010, she appeared on ‘The Tonight Show’ and received a pet pig as a gift from Jay Leno.
- In 2018, she voiced the character named Loretta Cruise in the video game Madden NFL 19: Longshot.
- She shaved her head in October 2018. This was the third time, she completely shaved off her head hair in 8 years.
- Joey is best friends with Sabrina Carpenter.
- She is good friends with Selena Gomez, Taylor Swift, and Mackenzie Foy.
- For her work in the Netflix movie The Kissing Booth 2, Joey won the 2020 People’s Choice Award in the category of ‘Comedy Movie Star of 2020’.
- In November 2020, Joey could give her grandmother, Elaine the first hug since the start of the COVID-19 pandemic in March 2020. It was Elaine’s birthday and Joey found a creative way as she dressed in a dinosaur costume which covered her fully.
- She has dogs named Charlie and Angel.
- She graced the cover of Flaunt Magazine’s “Dawn Chorus” issue in April 2021.
- Joey was featured on the cover of Byrdie magazine’s Fall 2021 issue.