Joel Courtney


Joel Courtney is an American actor best known for his roles in Steven Spielberg’s blockbuster “Super 8” (2011) and Netflix’s “The Kissing Booth” (2018). Joel Courtney also appeared in the sequel ‘The Kissing Booth 2’.

How old is Joel Courtney?

Joel Courtney arrived in the world on January 31, 1996. He was born and raised in Monterey, California. He is currently 25 years old, and his sun sign is Aquarius. He is also the youngest child of Dale and Carla Courtney. His parents are both teachers.

Joel has three siblings: two older brothers, Caleb and Josh, and one older sister, Chantelle. He’s also a good swimmer. He also learned to swim when he was four years old. He enjoys basketball and lacrosse in his spare time. He also enjoys running on the track.

He had always been interested in acting and had performed in a few school plays. Joel had participated in a few acting training programs but had never received any significant professional training. Furthermore, while living in Moscow, Idaho, he flew to Los Angeles.

As a result, it was the first week of his summer school break in 2010. Furthermore, while he was there to spend time with his elder brother, Caleb, Joel hoped to get a chance to work in a commercial and earn $100 before leaving the city. As a result, his brother was already taking acting classes. As a result, it was his acting coach who suggested Joel audition for J.J. Abrams’ film ‘Super 8’. Furthermore, it was Joey’s first audition.

What is the Net Worth of Joel Courtney?

This talented and hardworking actor undoubtedly makes a good living from his profession. His net worth is estimated to be $1 million by 2020.

Who is Joel Courtney’s Wife?

In 2012, he was in a relationship with American actor Katherine McNamara. After a while, the couple broke up. He did, however, remain single for a long time after his break-up. Later, in 2014, he began dating actress Isabelle Fuhrman. They did, however, part ways after some time.

Furthermore, on February 14, 2020, he proposed to his longtime girlfriend, Mia Scholink. The wedding will take place on September 27, 2020. Currently, the two are having a wonderful and happy time together.

How tall is Joel Courtney?

Joel is a charming young man. At the same time, he is intelligent and attractive. He stands 6 feet tall and weighs about 75 kilograms. His chest measures 42 inches, and his waist measures 31.5 inches. As a result, his body type is Mesomorph. He also has brown eyes and brown hair. Unfortunately, his dress size and shoe size are not currently available.

Career line of Joel Courtney

  • While he was busy with auditions, Joel was offered a role in the television series ‘R. L. Stine’s The Haunting Hour.’ Joel appeared in two episodes of the show’s second season as “John Westmore.” As a result, he only desired to work in a TV commercial.
  • Courtney was advised by casting director Patti Kalles to audition for Paramount Pictures’ Super 8 film (2011). Similarly, Courtney landed the lead role of Joe Lamb in the film after 11 callbacks. As a result, it grossed more than $260 million against a $50 million budget.
  • It was both critically and commercially successful. Courtney also won Best Performance by a Younger Actor at the 2012 Saturn Awards.
  • Furthermore, critics lauded his performance in the film. Following that, in 2012, he starred as a young ‘Tony’ in the film ‘Spare Time Killers,’ and as ‘Griffin Jones’ in the TV film ‘Rogue.’ Similarly, he appeared in the film ‘Don’t Let Me Go,’ which was released in 2016. In the film, Joel played the character of ‘Nick Madsen.’
  • Furthermore, Joel had a busy year in 2014. Similarly, he appeared in the thriller/drama film ‘Sins of Our Youth,’ which also starred Lucas Till and Mitchel Musso. Joel also landed the role of ‘Buddy Bruckner’ in the supernatural film ‘Mercy.’
  • Furthermore, he finished the year as ‘Tom Sawyer’ in ‘Tom Sawyer & Huckleberry Finn.’
  • In 2015, Joel portrayed ‘Peter Moore’ in the television series ‘The Messengers.’ Similarly, in 2016, he played a character named Billy in Jessica Alba’s film ‘Dear Eleanor.’ In the same year, he also appeared in the teen crime drama ‘The River Thief.’
  • As a result, the film starred him as a thief named ‘Diz,’ but it received a lot of negative feedback.
  • In the same year, he appeared as ‘Nathanael Malick’ in an episode of ‘Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.’ In 2017, Joel portrayed ‘Cole Reed’ in the teen comedy ‘F the Prom.’
  • It was a direct-to-video film. In addition, in the same year, he appeared as ‘Luke’ in the drama series ‘APB.’ In 2018, he portrayed ‘Lee Flynn’ in the Netflix film ‘The Kissing Booth,’ alongside Joey King and Jacob Elordi.
  • Furthermore, the film was inspired by Beth Reekles’ novel of the same name. As a result, it was a huge success and remains one of Joel’s most popular films to this day. Furthermore, he will reprise his ‘Kissing Booth’ role in the series’ third film, The Kissing Booth 3, which is set to be released in 2021.
  • He will also be seen as ‘Zach Henderson’ in the upcoming science-fiction film ‘Replicate.’ Joel has also been nominated for the ‘Teen Choice Award,’ the ‘Young Artist Award,’ the ‘BAM Award,’ and the ‘Coming of Age Award’ for the same role.