Joey King

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Joey King
Joey King in 2020
Joey Lynn King

(1999-07-30) July 30, 1999 (age 24)
Years active2006–present

Joey Lynn King (born on July 30, 1999 in Los Angeles, California) is an American teen movie, television, voice actress, singer and model. She is perhaps best known for her roles as Ramona Quimby in Ramona and Beezus. King also appeared in The Dark Knight Rises, Oz the Great and Powerful, Family Weekend, White House Down, and in The Conjuring. She has won a Young Artist Award. Her entire showbiz and entertainment career officially began in 2002. She had also begun by appearing in several commercial ads at such a young age of 4.

King was born on July 30, 1999 in Los Angeles, California.[1] She was raised in Los Angeles, California. King has also stated that she is "part Jewish and part Christian, but she's more and mostly Jewish".[2]

Awards and Nominations[change | change source]

Award Year Category Work Result Ref.
Critics' Choice Television Awards
Best Actress in a Limited Series or Movie Made for Television The Act Nominated [3]
Gold Derby Television Awards
Best Movie/Limited Series Actress Nominated [4]
Breakthrough Performer of the Year Nominated
Golden Globe Awards
Best Actress in a Miniseries or Television Film Nominated [5]
Primetime Emmy Awards
Outstanding Lead Actress in a Limited Series or Movie Nominated [6]
Satellite Awards
Best Actress in a Miniseries or Television Film Nominated [7]
Screen Actors Guild Awards
Outstanding Female Actor in a Miniseries or Television Movie Nominated [8]

References[change | change source]

  1. "therealjoeyking". YouTube. Retrieved 2012-02-24.
  2. Interview: Joey King. "". Retrieved 2013-06-19.
  3. "Critics' Choice Awards 2020: Fleabag, Watchmen, When They See Us, Unbelievable Among TV Nominees". TVLine. December 8, 2019. Retrieved December 8, 2019.
  4. "Gold Derby TV Awards winners 2019: 'Game of Thrones' and 'Fleabag' rule, but voters spread the wealth". Gold Derby. September 18, 2019. Retrieved May 23, 2022.
  5. "Golden Globes: Full List of Nominations". The Hollywood Reporter. December 9, 2019. Retrieved December 9, 2019.
  6. Mitovich, Matt Webb (September 22, 2019). "Emmys 2019: Game of Thrones Ties Record and Leads TV Pack; Fleabag, Chernobyl and Mrs. Maisel Win Big". TVLine. Retrieved September 24, 2019.
  7. Peterson, Karen M. (December 3, 2019). "24th Satellite Awards Announce Nominations, 'Ford v Ferrari' Leads the Way". Awards Circuit. Archived from the original on December 9, 2019. Retrieved December 5, 2019.
  8. "NOMINATIONS ANNOUNCED FOR THE 26TH ANNUAL SCREEN ACTORS GUILD AWARDS". December 11, 2019. Retrieved December 11, 2019.

Other Websites[change | change source]

Media related to Joey King at Wikimedia Commons