Joey King Age, Bio, Height, Weight, Wiki, Net Worth, Social Media
The American actress, singer, model, and voice actor Joey King was born on July 30, 1999, with the birth sign of Leo, in Los Angeles, California, U.S. Her mother’s name is Jamie and his father’s is Terry. Her grandmother was a theatre actress and she was brought up around her grandmother’s love of acting.
Joey King TV series and Movies
When she was only four years old, she started her career by acting in a commercial. When she was seven, she acted in two episodes of a TV series, called The Suite Life of Zack and Cody, as Emily. A year after, she had a small role in one episode in the TV series Entourage. During the same year, she portrayed Amelia and Junie Garrison in the movies respectively called Avenging Angel and Backyards & Bullets. In three episodes of a TV series, called Jericho, which was filmed from 2006 until 2008, she acted as Sally Taylor. When she was 9, she voiced the character of yellow fur ball Katie in the animated movie called Horton Hears a Who! During the same year, she acted in the TV series called Medium, as Kelly Mackenzie Age 8.
In the horror movie of Quarantine (2008), she played as Briana. During the next few years, she acted or voiced a few roles in other TV series and movies including CSI: Crime Scene Investigation, Untitled Liz Meriwether Project, Ice Age: Dawn of the Dinosaurs (voice of Beaver), Anatomy of Hope, Elevator Girl, Ghost Whisperer, Ramona and Beezus, Battle Los Angeles, Crazy, Stupid, Love, New Girl, and The Ben and Ari Show.
Working with Great Film Makers
In 2012, she appeared on a TV mini-series, called Bent, as Charlie Meyers. During the same year, she worked with one of the most prominent Hollywood directors Christopher Nolan in the Dark Knight Rises. In Nolan’s movie, Joey acted as the older prison child. She says Christopher Nolan is meticulously into every single detail. For instance, when Joey was shaving off her hair for the role, Nolan himself was watching and monitoring every detail of it.
In 2013, she worked with the eminent Sam Raimi in Oz the Great and Powerful. She admires Raimi for his patience while he had a precisely clear idea about what he wanted to do. During the same year, she has also acted in other movies such as Family Weekend, the highly-debated movie of The Conjuring, and The Eulogy of Ivy O’Connor. In the same year, she also performed in White House Down, an action movie by the great director Roland Emmerich, whom Joey calls gifted and considers herself to be lucky to have worked with him and become his friend for life.
Joey King’s Most Active Years
When she became a teenage girl, she was getting busier with work day by day. During 2014, she also had a few other minor and major roles in the TV series of American Dad! and R.L. Stine’s The Haunting Hour, and also the movies of Wish I Was Here, Outlaw Prophet: Warren Jeffs, and The Sound and the Fury. She voiced the character Jessie in one of the 2014 animated movies, The Boxcar Children.
In 2015, she acted in the movies Borealis and Stonewall and also in 9 episodes of the celebrated TV series, Fargo. During 2016, she had roles in the movie Independence Day: Resurgence and the TV series Tween Fest and The Flash. In 2017, she acted in Smartass, Wish Upon, and Going in Style. 2018 was an active year for her, when she acted in the movies Summer ’03, Radium Girls, The Boxcar Children: Surprise Island, The Kissing Booth, Slender Man, and The Lie.
From the beginning of this year, 2019, she has been acting in various movies and TV series including TV series of The Act and Life in Pieces, and also three other works under production or filming: Zeroville, Camp, and The Kissing Booth 2.
While filming Grace (2006), Joey was a little seven-year-old girl and had to show that she is almost drown in the freezing ocean. She was left traumatized after the movie was complete.
When she was eleven years old, she acted a major role (as Ramona Quimby who was always a troublemaker) in Ramona and Beezus (2010). Joey later talked about how life-changing the character she played was to her. She says the film makers, Liz Allen and Denise DeNovi, have helped her a lot at the time and remained her good friends and guides up to now.
Joey does many benevolent activities. She goes wherever she thinks she can be helpful at. Joey talks to many students about how everyone can make a difference in the world. She also contributes to different charities for different types of needy people.
Joey’s acting has been admired by prominent critics such as Amy Biancolli from San Francisco Chronicle and Roger Ebert from Chicago Sun Times.
Her Prominent Roles
When she was 14, she had a major role in the horror-thriller movie of The Conjuring. The movie is about paranormal activities in a farmhouse and two investigators Ed and Lorraine who want to help the resident family in the house. In this movie, she acted beside actors and actresses such as Vera Farmiga, Patrick Wilson, Lili Taylor, Ron Livingston, Shanley Caswell, and Hayley McFarland. The movie is rated 7.5 on imdb.com and %85 on Rotten Tomatoes. The Conjuring has also been awarded in 15 and nominated in 22 different film festivals and ceremonies around the world including Broadcast Film Critics Association Awards, Academy of Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror Films, Empire Awards – UK, Fangoria Chainsaw Awards, Fright Meter Awards, etc.
Her Famous Movies
Her other famous movie is a comedy released in 2018, which is called Summer ’03. The story revolves around a 16-year-old girl and her family after her grandmother reveals a few secrets on her deathbed. The movie is nominated four times and won one award. Joey has the lead role; her other fellow actors and actresses in this movie are Paul Scheer, Andrea Savage, Jack Kilmer, June Squibb, Kelly Lamor Wilson, Erin Darke, etc. Joey King has also another prominent romantic comedy movie in her filmography in 2018, called The Kissing Booth. The movie’s simple story is about a high school girl who faces her secret crush at a kissing booth. Imdb rated the movie and the movie features Jacob Elordi and Joel Courtney beside Joey King.
Hulu produced one of the most prominent TV series she acted in, The Act. The series tells true and startling crime stories including the true story of a girl who wants to escape her abusive mother. The girl, whose real name is Gypsy Rose Blanchard, Joey brilliantly portrayed her. Patricia Arquette acts her mother’s role. Their other co-actors and co-actresses are Chloë Sevigny, AnnaSophia Robb, and Calum Worthy.
Joey King net worth
Since the actor played in famous movies, she is very popular. According to the latest Internet valuation, she has $3 million net worth.
We expect that the actor’s dollar value will increase day by day, we predict that the actor will be a successful influencer. But you have to acknowledge that this 3 million dollars is Joe’s past net worth, she is currently working on very famous cinematic projects and her net worth will way more than 3 million dollars in the near future.
Joey King Social Media
Joey has an Instagram account @joeyking. Also a Facebook account @joeyking and a twitter account @joeyking. But she is most famous on her Instagram account. She has 9.2 million followers on her Instagram account with only less than 1000 posts. Joey mostly posts pictures from her movies and TV series premieres on her social media. She has gained many new followers after her participation on Ellen show in which Ellen interviewed her and asked her questions about her cute and dorky side. Through her pictures on her Instagram or her twits you can understand that she has a young and playful personality that she loves to share with her followers. The pictures she post about her movies and TV series usually receive most likes rather than the pictures she posts which are selfies of herself or her participation in different ceremonies.