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Joey King was born on the 30th July 1999, in Los Angeles, California USA, and is an actress, best known for her starring role as Ramona Quimby in “Ramona and Beezus” (2010), and she has also played in such movies as “The Conjuring” (2013), “Wish I Was Here” (2014), and “Independence Day: Resurgence” (2016). King’s career started in 2006.

Have you ever wondered how rich Joey King is, as of early 2017? According to authoritative sources, it has been estimated that King’s net worth is as high as $3 million, an amount earned through her successful acting career. In addition to playing in movies, King also works in television series, which has improved her wealth too.

Joey King Net Worth $3 Million

Joey King grew up in California with her two sisters Kelli and Hunter King, and is a half Christian and half Jewish.

Joey debuted on-screen in the Primetime Emmy Award-nominated series “The Suite Life of Zack and Cody” in 2006, while from 2006 to 2007, she played Sally Taylor in three episodes of the Primetime Emmy Award-nominated “Jericho”. In 2007, King appeared alongside Adam Sandler, Don Cheadle and Jada Pinkett Smith in “Reign Over Me”, while from 2007 to 2008, she played in two episodes of the Golden Globe Award-nominated series “CSI: Crime Scene Investigation”. Joey ended the decade with “Quarantine” (2008) all contributing to her rising net worth.

Joey continued with roles in “Ramona and Beezus” (2010) alongside Selena Gomez, “Battle of Los Angeles” (2011) with Aaron Eckhart, Michelle Rodriguez and Bridget Moynahan, and in “Crazy, Stupid, Love.” (2011) starring Steve Carell, Ryan Gosling and Julianne Moore. In 2012, King appeared in six episodes of “Bent”, while she also had a smaller role in the BAFTA-nominated movie “The Dark Knight Rises” with Christian Bale, Tom Hardy, and Anne Hathaway. Joey was quite busy in 2013 as she played in “Oz the Great and Powerful” with James Franco, Michelle Williams and Rachel Weisz; “The Conjuring” starring Patrick Wilson, Vera Farmiga and Ron Livingston; and in “White House Down” alongside Channing Tatum, Jamie Foxx, and Maggie Gyllenhaal. In 2014, King had a part in “Wish I Was Here”, while from 2014 to 2015, she appeared as Greta Grimly in nine episodes of the Golden Globe Award-winning series “Fargo”.

Most recently, Joey worked in “Independence Day: Resurgence” (2016) alongside Liam Hemsworth, Jeff Goldblum and Bill Pullman and she also played in six episodes of “Tween Fest” (2016). At the moment, King is filming several movies, including “Going in Style” starring Michael Caine, Morgan Freeman, and Alan Arkin, and in “Zeroville” with James Franco, Megan Fox, and Dave Franco, scheduled for release in late 2017.

Regarding her personal life, Joey King is probably too young to be married or to have children, but she owns two dogs named Charlie and Angel. King’s favorite movie is “Finding Nemo”, while her favorite show is “Grey’s Anatomy”.

Quick Facts

Birth date: July 30, 1999
Birth place: Los Angeles, California, United States
Height:1.62 m
Parents:Terry King, Jamie King
Siblings:Hunter King, Kelli King
Movies:Ramona and Beezus, White House Down, The Conjuring, Oz the Great and Powerful, The Dark Knight Rises, Wish I Was Here, Independence Day: Resurgence, Crazy, Stupid, Love, Stonewall, World Invasion: Battle Los Angeles
TV shows:Bent

Interesting Facts

1Her father Terry has been an arm-wrestling champion and was a consultant in this capacity for Sylvester Stallone.
2Her great Aunt Frances follows her acting career religiously and is very proud of her and her sisters.
3She is left-handed.
4Mother is Jamie King.
5In 2011, received a Young Artist Award (Best Performance in a Feature Film, Leading Young Actress 10 and Under) for her portrayal of beloved book heroine Ramona Quimby in the film Ramona and Beezus (2010).
6Was the official spokesperson for D.E.A.R. (Drop Everything and Read) Day in 2010. That same year she recorded the song "Ramona Blue" with her sister, with proceeds going to the charity First Book.
7As mentioned, has done national commercials for Life cereal. She has also done them for AT&T and McDonald's.
8Her favorite Drew Barrymore movie is 50 First Dates (2004).
9For Battle Los Angeles (2011) she got to wear a full body harness. For the stunt she was repelled down a 40 feet drop with a free fall the last 10 feet.
10Got her ears pierced for her 10th birthday.
11Has two dogs, Charlie and Angel. They are, according to her, opposites.
12Loves UFC champion, Chuck Liddell. She played his daughter in an episode of "Entourage".
13Had a lot of fun while working on "Ice Age 3: Dawn of the Dinosaurs", because it's her favorite movie series.
14Her favorite movie is Finding Nemo (2003).
15She and her sister, Kelli, wrote a song called "Ramona Blue" when they heard Joey booked the movie Ramona and Beezus (2010). Joey then recorded the song.
16Did her own stunts in Quarantine (2008).
17She was named after her grandfather Joseph.
18Likes Zac Efron.
19Joey loves to watch UFC fights with her dad.
20Her favorite television series: Grey's Anatomy. Joey said she would love to guest star on the show one day.
21King's first commercial was a national spot for Life. Since then, she has completed over 104 commercials including national campaigns for Eggo and Walmart. She then appeared in her first film, Grace, shot when she was six years old.
22Became great friends with Selena Gomez while filming "Ramona and Beezus". They became so close, that Joey says Selena is her sister in real life too.
23According to Joey, her greatest accomplishment is doing a performance of sign language songs at the Ronald Reagan Library.
24She's most proud of raising money by making bracelets, and walking for the Relay For Life for the American Cancer Society.
25Spiderman is her favorite fictional superhero. She's seen all the "Spiderman" movies.
26Her favorite television series is Grey's Anatomy (2005).
27Joey started acting when she was four. Her first job was a commercial for Life cereal.
28King's first lead role was in the 2010 film Ramona and Beezus, an adaption of the Beverly Cleary book series, starring as Ramona Quimby opposite Selena Gomez as her older sister, Beezus Quimby. She also released a single for the movie called "Ramona Blue".
29She appeared in her first film, Grace, when she was 6 years old.
30Received a pet pig from Jay Leno that she named JayJay, during an appearance on The Tonight Show for her 11th birthday in 2010.
31Younger sister of Kelli King and Hunter King.


1I love Jessica Chastain. I love her; she's amazing, and she's such a good actress, and she's been nominated for Oscars, and she's just a big role model to me. I love her.
2It's very different working with all adults. I have a swear jar so that, if they have a potty mouth, I make them pay. That's what it's like being on set with adults.
3My older sisters were in acting, and of course, I wanted to be just like them!
4You have to keep going and pursue your dreams.
5I'm usually always a big fan of the people that I'm working with, because I get to work with big people.
6Both my sisters and I were in Stage Door plays, and we did that together, just in, like, little small plays together. And we did that, and it was really fun, and we kinda did commercials, and it kinda took off from there. It was great; it's what I love.
7You have to show the character is confused or scared or happy through your voice instead of with your face and body.
8I love Disneyland because the teacups are so awesome. But California Adventure is the best.
9I love my house. I love my family. I love my animals.
10I like normal life, but I will go crazy if I'm not working.
11I am such a big fan of Batman.
12Don't get discouraged from all the rejection.
13I'm part Jewish and part Christian, but I'm mostly Jewish...


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Won Awards

Won awards

Won awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovieAward shared with
2014BTVA Voice Acting AwardBehind the Voice Actors AwardsBest Female Vocal Performance by a ChildOz the Great and Powerful (2013)
2011Young Artist AwardYoung Artist AwardsBest Performance in a Feature Film - Leading Young Actress Ten and UnderRamona and Beezus (2010)

Nominated Awards

Nominated awards

Nominated awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovieAward shared with
2014Best Breakthrough ActorGotham AwardsWish I Was Here (2014)
2014Joey AwardThe Joey Awards, VancouverInternational (non-Canadian) Actress Feature Film/Made for Television or Straight to Video Feature That Was Filmed in CanadaWhite House Down (2013)
2013Young Artist AwardYoung Artist AwardsBest Performance in a Feature Film - Supporting Young ActressThe Dark Knight Rises (2012)
2011Young Artist AwardYoung Artist AwardsBest Performance in a TV Series - Guest Starring Young Actress Ten and UnderGhost Whisperer (2005)
2010WIN AwardWomen's Image Network AwardsActress Feature FilmRamona and Beezus (2010)
2010Young Artist AwardYoung Artist AwardsBest Performance in a Voice-Over Role - Young Actor/ActressIce Age: Dawn of the Dinosaurs (2009)
2010Young Artist AwardYoung Artist AwardsBest Performance in a TV Series (Comedy or Drama) - Supporting Young ActressAnatomy of Hope (2009)
2009Young Artist AwardYoung Artist AwardsBest Performance in a TV Series - Guest Starring Young ActressCSI: Crime Scene Investigation (2000)
2009Young Artist AwardYoung Artist AwardsBest Performance in a Voice-Over Role - Young ActressHorton Hears a Who! (2008)




Independence Day: Resurgence2016post-productionSam
Going in Style2016filming
Lockheed2015post-productionMarissa Blanco
Oriole Parkpre-productionTeresa
The Rocking Horsemenpre-production rumored
Fro Yo a Go Go2015ShortLucille
Bad Day2015ShortAri
R.L. Stine's The Haunting Hour2013-2014TV SeriesMissy Jordan / Carla
The Sound and the Fury2014Miss Quentin
Outlaw Prophet: Warren Jeffs2014TV MovieElissa Wall
Fargo2014TV SeriesGreta Grimly
The Boxcar Children2014Jessie (voice)
Wish I Was Here2014Grace Bloom
American Dad!2014TV Series
The Eulogy of Ivy O'Connor2013ShortIvy O'Connor
White House Down2013Emily
The Conjuring2013Christine
Family Weekend2013Lucinda Smith-Dungy
Oz the Great and Powerful2013Girl in Wheelchair / China Girl
The Dark Knight Rises2012Older Prison Child
Bent2012TV SeriesCharlie Meyers
The Ben and Ari Show2012TV SeriesFaith Woodrift / Zoe - Birthday Girl
New Girl2012TV SeriesBrianna
Crazy, Stupid, Love.2011Molly
Battle Los Angeles2011Kirsten
Ramona and Beezus2010Ramona Quimby
Ghost Whisperer2010TV SeriesCassidy
Elevator Girl2010TV MoviePaige
Ice Age: Dawn of the Dinosaurs2009Beaver Girl (voice)
Anatomy of Hope2009TV MovieLucy Morgan
Untitled Liz Meriwether Project2008TV SeriesLucy
CSI: Crime Scene Investigation2007-2008TV SeriesNora Rowe / Little Girl
Medium2008TV SeriesKelly Mackenzie age 8
Horton Hears a Who!2008Katie (voice)
Backyards & Bullets2007TV MovieJunie Garrison
Avenging Angel2007TV MovieAmelia
Entourage2007TV SeriesChuck's Daughter
Reign Over Me2007Gina Fineman (uncredited)
Jericho2006-2007TV SeriesSally Taylor
The Suite Life of Zack and Cody2006TV SeriesEmily



The Conjuring2013performer: "John Jacob Jingleheimer Schmidt"
New Girl2012TV Series performer - 1 episode



Do It Differently2014DocumentaryHerself
Wolf Watch2014TV SeriesHerself
Teen Choice Awards 20142014TV SpecialHerself
Made in Hollywood2014TV SeriesHerself
Teens Wanna Know2013-2014TV Series documentaryGuest / Himself - Guest / Herself - Guest
Studio 3 Hollywood Up Close2013TV SeriesHerself - Guest
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno2010-2013TV SeriesHerself - Guest / Herself
Good Day L.A.2013TV SeriesHerself
Survivor2011TV SeriesHerself
Piper's QUICK Picks2010-2011TV SeriesHerself - Guest
The Joey & Elise Show2011TV Series documentaryGuest - Herself
Entertainment Tonight2010TV SeriesHerself
Mark at the Movies2010TV SeriesHerself
The Wendy Williams Show2010TV SeriesHerself

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