How old is Jacob Batalon? Age, Bald, Family, Net Worth, Wiki


Supporting characters often attract a fanbase at least as large as the main character’s – Ned Leeds from “Spider-Man: Homecoming” being one example. So who is the young actor who played Ned Leeds, captured the hearts of millions of superhero comic book and movie fans?

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Early life and education

Jacob Batalon was born on October 9, 1996 in Honolulu, Hawaii USA; through his parents, he is of Filipino descent, but holds US citizenship.

He has a half-brother and a half-sister from his mother, and two half-sisters and three half-brothers from his father. He went to private Catholic St. Anthony School and then private Catholic preparatory school, Damien Memorial School, located in Oahu, Hawaii, United States. After graduating, he enrolled at Kapi’olani Community College, where he studied music theory, but dropped out and moved to New York City, where he completed a two-year college program. at the New York Conservatory for Dramatic Arts. .


Batalon began his acting career in 2016, when he landed the role of Cooper in the horror movie “North Woods.” The following year, he had his breakthrough role as Peter Parker’s best friend, Ned Leeds, in ‘Spider-Man: Homecoming’, alongside Hollywood greats such as Tom Holland, Robert Downey Jr., Michael Keaton and Gwyneth Paltrow; he reprized this role in “Avengers: Infinity War” in 2018, and that same year he was also in the castings of the films “Every Day”, “Blood Fest” and “Banana Split”.

In 2019, he played Ned again, this time in “Avengers: Endgame”, “Spider-Man: Far from Home”, as well as in the short spin-offs, “Peter’s To-Do List” and “Science Fair”. . That year continued to be busy for him, as he was in the feature films ‘The True Don Quixote’ and ‘Let It Snow’. He also had a guest role on a comedy sketch show “Bubble Gang”, in which he played the character Need, a parody of Ned Leeds from “Spiderman”.

In 2020, he briefly appeared in the horror short series “50 States of Fright”.

Batalon has also appeared as a guest on several television shows, including on “Jimmy Kimmel Live”, “WGN Morning News”, “Entertainment Tonight”, and “Extra with Billy Bush”.

He was also a guest at San Diego Comic Con International 2016, promoting the upcoming “Spider-Man: Homecoming.” He also did a voiceover in a non-canon video game called “Spider-Man: Far From Home – Virtual Reality Experience”.

Private life

Although his parents are Filipino, he has only been to the Philippines once in his life in May 2020.

Jacob Batallon

He can understand the Filipino Tagalog language, but he doesn’t speak it very well.

Before becoming an actor, Batalon aspired to become a musician. He loved to sing and wanted to learn to play the ukulele, however, he dropped out of college before completing his music degree. In an interview, he said, “I didn’t really like school in general. I dropped out of college in Hawaii, just because I thought school was for dummies. But school is really important.

He was found by a scouting agency in Los Angeles looking for new faces in Hawaii and encouraged him to apply to the New York Conservatory for Dramatic Arts so he could learn acting professionally.

He is primarily portrayed by Jason Cunningham of Paradigm.

While in the final year of the two-year program, Batalon had her very first audition. He didn’t have a lot of details; he only knew that the audition was for a supporting character for a Marvel movie, and that the only requirement the actor had to have was to be able to play a teenager. Batalon sent the audition tape but had no hope. However, a few weeks later, he received a call from representatives of Marvel and Sony.

Batalon is good friends with his “Spiderman: Homecoming” colleague, Tom Holland. The two often call each other “brothers” and even lived together for a short time after filming wrapped, before Batalon found a new place to stay. Holland also helped Batalon with advice on his acting career.

Jacob is active on many social networks, such as Instagram, on which he has more than 1.2 million followers, as well as Twitter and Facebook.

As of May 2020, Batalon lives in Connecticut, USA with his cousin Christopher ‘Papa Chris’.

Net value

Batalon’s exact salary has yet to be revealed and his acting career is not very long. However, as this young actor has already starred in several top-grossing Hollywood blockbusters, his net worth is already estimated at around $1 million!

Physical characteristics

Batalon is a tall guy, standing 1.65 m (5 ft 5 in) tall and weighing around 100 kg (220 lb). He has black hair, although he is usually seen in public with no hair at all, with an olive complexion and dark eyes.

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