• Jack Griffo is an American actor best known for his role in "The Thundermans"
• He has appeared in various movies and TV series since 2011, including "Alexa & Katie", "NCIS: Los Angeles", and "SEAL Team"
• He is in a relationship with Paris Berelc and trains regularly to maintain a well-built figure
• He is a huge lover of animals and enjoys travelling
• His net worth is estimated to be over $3 million

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Date Of BirthDecember 11, 1996

Jack Griffo Wiki Bio

Jack Davis Griffo was born in Orlando, Florida USA, on 11 December 1996 – his zodiac sign is Sagittarius and he holds American nationality. He is an actor who might best be known for his portrayal of one of the lead characters, Max Thunderman in the action comedy movie “The Thundermans”, which aired from 2013 to 2018 and was created by Jed Spingarn. The film also starred Kira Kosarin and Addison Riecke, and follows twins with superpowers who are completely different from one another – it won two awards and was nominated for 16 others, while Jack was nominated for two Kids’ Choice Awards for Favorite TV actor, and three Kids’ Choice Awards for Favorite Male TV Star.

Childhood, siblings and education

Jack was raised alongside his four siblings in Orlando by his father who is a theatre actor, and his mother who is part of the film industry as well. Jack’s parents made it possible for him to appear in a commercial when he was two years old, and he became more interested in acting as he was growing up. He joined his school’s drama club, and appeared in many school productions before he joined a community theatre, and began appearing in stage plays. Jack was 13 when he decided to move to Los Angeles in California and work on his acting career, and because his career was that demanding, he reverted to attending an online high school, from which he matriculated in 2014 – Jack chose not to pursue a college degree, but to focus on becoming a popular actor.

Roles in movies

Jack made his debut film appearance in 2011, when cast to portray Young Peter in the mystery science fiction “Sound of My Voice”, which was written and directed by Zal Batmanglij, and starred Christopher Denham, Nicole Vicius and Brit Marling – the story follows two filmmakers who are trying to join a cult that worships a woman claiming to be from the future. It won one award and was nominated for seven others.

The year 2012 saw Jack appear in three films and videos: he played Johnny in the short comedy “What I Did Last Summer”, Big Brother in the music video “American Hero”, and starred as Peter Pan in the short drama “East of Kensington”. written and directed by Kellen Moore.

The year 2013 saw him play Brett, one of the lead characters in the family comedy “Jinxed” written by Neal Israel and Aury Wallington and directed by Stephen Herek, and in 2014 Jack appeared as Paul in the short comedy “Back-Up Beep Beep System”, both written and directed by Ilana Cohn. In 2015, he was invited to portray Vance Hansum in the action comedy “Splitting Adam”, which follows Adam who is able to clone himself, and the film won four awards and was nominated for three others. In the same year, Jack appeared in the action adventure comedy “Sharknado 3: Oh Hell No!”, and the comedy “Nickelodeon’s Ho Ho Holiday Special”.

In 2016, he was invited to play Noah in the drama “Those Left Behind”, written and directed by Maria Finitzo, and which starred Daphne Zuniga and Michael Hogan – it follows a family and their lives 25 years after their son committed suicide. In 2017, Jack appeared in both the family film “Apple of My Eye”, and the comedy “Nickelodeon’s Sizzling Summer Camp Special”, then in 2018 he starred as Derek in the short comedy “BeerBongi”, written and directed by Shane Brady. In 2019, he was cast as the lead character Kin in the short music video “Player Won: Welcome to Oz”, written and directed by Orlando Cicilia III, and which also starred Jade Chynoweth and Kevin Davis Jr. Jack’s most recent appearance in a film has been in the 2020 action “The 2nd”, in which he played Sean Davis, one of the lead characters.

He has recently finished shooting for the upcoming drama “Butter”, while he has also been invited to appear in several other upcoming movies, such as the romantic comedy “The Christmas High Note”, the comedy “Sid Is Dead”, and the thriller “Don’t Log Off”.

Roles in TV series

Jack made his debut TV series appearance in 2011, when cast to portray Benny in the episode “All the Wrong Moves” of the action family comedy “Kickin’ It”, and in the same year he appeared in the episode “Epic Musical” of the comedy “Bucket and Skinner’s Epic Adventures”.

The following years saw him appear in single episodes of several series, such as the science fiction comedy “Marvin Marvin”, the family comedy “Jessie” and the fantasy comedy “The Haunted Hathaways”.

In 2016, Jack was invited to play McKenna in the episode “Talion” of the critically acclaimed action crime series “NCIS: Los Angeles”, which starred Chris O’Donnell and Daniela Ruah, and follows the Naval Criminal Investigation Service’s Office of Special Projects, working on some of the most difficult cases in Los Angeles.

Jack continued to appear in single episodes of series, such as “Danger & Thunder” of the action comedy “Henry Danger” in 2016 , the 2018 episode “Paul’s Broken Heart” of the romantic comedy ”Love Daily” and the 2018 episode “Fandom Pains/Rita Her Rights” of the animated action adventure “The Loud House”.

Jack Griffo

In mid-2018, he was invited to play Dylan, one of the main characters in the comedy drama “Alexa & Katie” created by Heather Wordham, and which also starred Paris Berelc, Isabel May and Jolie Jenkins – the story follows two girls who are about to start attending high school and are feeling as they won’t be able to fit in. The series was a success, winning one award while it was nominated for five others including a Primetime Emmy.

Two of Jack’s most recent roles in TV series have been in the 2020 pilot episode of the animated series “Donut Baby” in which he voiced Glaze, and the episodes “Edge of Nowhere” and “Drawdown” of the war drama “SEAL Team”. He has recently been cast to portray the lead character Gary in the episode “It’s Not Your Fault” of the short mini-series “Life in LA”.

Career as a singer and YouTuber

Jack launched his YouTube channel on 27 February 2011, which is currently subscribed to by over 210,000 people, and counts more than 13 million views of all his videos combined. Jack is mostly focused on uploading his cover songs,  plus a couple of his own compositions.

He released his first single, “Hold Me” in collaboration with Kelsey on 17 October 2011, while his first solo single came out on 13 November 2013 entitled “Slingshot”, featuring Douglas James. One of Jack’s most popular current videos on his channel is “jinxed nickelodeon – “Slingshot” song from Nickelodeon movie “Jinxed” by Jack Griffo”, as it has been watched nearly five million times since 14 January 2014.

Love live and girlfriend

In June 2013, Jack began dating Ryan Newman, an American actress who is two years his junior, and is known for her roles in the sitcom “Zeke and Luther”, the comedy series “The Thundermans” and the sitcom “See Dad Run”. They were together until August 2016 when they split for unknown reasons, but it’s believed that Ryan met another man and fell in love with him.

In July 2017, Jack started dating Paris Berelc not long after he met her on the set of “Alexa & Katie”. The two could’ve been seen attending all of their events together, and there have been no rumors nor controversies surrounding the relationship.

Paris is an actress and a model who is followed by nearly three million people on Instagram, and is known for her roles in the Disney XD series “Mighty Med”, and the comedy series “Lab Rats: Elite Force”.

Jack hasn’t commented on any other girls he might have dated, so as of October 2020, he is in a relationship with Paris Berelc, hasn’t married and doesn’t have children.

Hobbies and other interests

Jack is taking good care of his body, as he has several training sessions at the gym each week, and is following a strict diet, thus his well-built figure. He is also sporting as he occasionally plays football and basketball with his friends.

He is a huge lover of animals, with dogs being his favorites and he has several pet dogs which can often be seen featured in his pictures on Instagram.

Jack likes to travel, and has been to many US states to shoot for his movies and TV series, while he has also been to Europe on multiple occasions, visiting cities such as London in England and Venice in Italy.

He has his own favorite actors and actresses, some of whom are Robert De Niro, Emma Watson and Natalie Portman, and a few of his favorite movies are “Ironman”, the franchise “Harry Potter” and “V for Vendetta”.

Age, height and net worth

Jack’s age is 23. He has short brown hair and brown eyes, his height is 5ft 8ins (1.73m) and he weighs around 150lbs (68kgs).

As of October 2020, his net worth has been estimated at over $3 million.

General Info

Full NameJack Griffo
Date Of BirthDecember 11, 1996
Height1.73 m
ProfessionActor, Dancer, Singer


NominationsKids' Choice Award for Favorite TV Actor, Kids' Choice Award for Favorite Male TV Star—Kids' Show
MoviesSharknado 3: Oh Hell No!, East Of Kensington, Sound of My Voice
TV ShowsThe Thundermans

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Alexa & Katie2018TV SeriesDylan
The Thundermans2013-2018TV SeriesMax Thunderman
Nickelodeon's Sizzling Summer Camp Special2017TV MovieJack
Those Left Behind2017Noah
Apple of My Eye2017/IISebastian
Penguin Flu2016ShortBarrington Brokovich
Henry Danger2016TV SeriesMax Thunderman
NCIS: Los Angeles2016TV SeriesMcKenna
Nickelodeon's Ho Ho Holiday Special2015TV MovieJack Griffo
Sharknado 3: Oh Hell No!2015TV MovieBilly
Splitting Adam2015TV MovieVance Hansum
The Haunted Hathaways2014TV SeriesMax Thunderman
Back-Up Beep Beep System2014ShortPaul
Jinxed2013TV MovieBrett
See Dad Run2013TV SeriesXander McGinley
Jessie2013TV SeriesBrett Summers
Marvin Marvin2013TV SeriesEllis
East of Kensington2012ShortPeter Pan
American Hero2012Big Brother
What I Did Last Summer2012ShortJohnny (segment "First Kiss")
Bucket and Skinner's Epic Adventures2011TV SeriesSurf Team Member
Kickin' It2011TV SeriesBenny
Sound of My Voice2011Young Peter


Jinxed2013TV Movie performer: "Slingshot"


Nickelodeon's Not So Valentine's Special2017TV SpecialJack Griffo
Nickelodeon HALO Awards 20162016TV MovieHimself
Paradise Run2016TV SeriesHimself - Contestant
Style Code Live2016TV SeriesHimself
Piper's Picks TV2014-2016TV SeriesHimself - Guest
Nicky, Ricky, Dicky & Dawn2015TV SeriesHimself
Nickelodeon Kids' Choice Sports 20152015TV MovieHimself
Nickelodeon Kids' Choice Awards 20152015TV SpecialHimself
Orange Carpet Special Edition2014-2015TV SeriesHimself - Host
The 83rd Annual Hollywood Christmas Parade2014TV MovieHimself
Nickelodeon HALO Awards 20142014TV SpecialHimself
MTV Europe Music Awards 20142014TV SpecialHimself
Webheads2014TV SeriesHimself - Contestant
AwesomenessTV2014TV SeriesHimself
Quiet on the Set2014TV SeriesHimself
Teens Wanna Know2013TV SeriesHimself
82nd Annual Hollywood Christmas Parade2013TV SpecialHimself
Beyond the Spotlight: Hits the Streets2013TV Series shortHimself
On the Spot Interviews2012-2013TV Series documentary shortHimself
The Joey & Elise Show2012TV Series documentaryGuest - Actor
Alexis Joy VIP Access2011TV Series shortHimself


Nominated Awards

2015Blimp AwardKids' Choice Awards, USAFavorite TV ActorThe Thundermans (2013)
2014Blimp AwardKids' Choice Awards, USAFavorite TV ActorThe Thundermans (2013)

Source: IMDb, Wikipedia

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