Jacob Elordi (born 26 June 1997) is an Australian actor. He is known for his roles in the Netflix teen films The Kissing Booth (2018) and The Kissing Booth 2 (2020), and the HBO series Euphoria (2019–present).
Elordi was born in Brisbane, Queensland, Australia on 26 June 1997 to John and Melissa Elordi. He is of Basque descent.He has three older sisters. He attended secondary school at St. Kevin’s College, Melbourne, and later Nudgee College in Brisbane. He showed interest in acting since he was young, and was involved in many school dramas.
Elordi’s first experience on a Hollywood film set was in Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales as an extra. His first acting role was on the Australian film Swinging Safari in 2018, playing the role of Rooster. Elordi came to fame starring as Noah Flynn in the Netflix romantic comedy film The Kissing Booth, which premiered in May 2018. He reprised the role in the sequel The Kissing Booth 2, which filmed in mid 2019 in Cape Town, and was released in July 2020. He has completed filming on a third film, The Kissing Booth 3, set for 2021.
In 2019, Elordi starred in the horror film The Mortuary Collection, and began playing Nate Jacobs in the HBO television series Euphoria.