Jacob Tremblay is a Canadian child actor. He was born on October 5, 2006, in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. He was raised in the nearby city of Langley, British Columbia. Jacob made his film debut as Blue in the live-action animated movie ‘The Smurfs 2’ (2013). Jacob is extremely prominent for his role as ‘Jack Newsome’ in the 2015 movie ‘Room’. For this, he received the ‘Critics’ Choice Movie Award for Best Young Performer’ and the’ Canadian Screen Award for Best Actor’. Tremblay was also nominated for the ‘Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Supporting Role’.
Jacob has made a respectable position in the American acting field at a very young age.
|Birth Name||Jacob Tremblay|
|Birth Place||Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada|
|Date of Birth||October 5, 2006|
|Ethnicity||Multi-ethnic (Chilean, French, Canadian, and English)|
|Mother||Christina Candia Tremblay|
|Siblings||Emma Tremblay(Older Sister)
Erica Tremblay(Younger Sister)
|Net Worth||$1 million|
|School||Gordon Greenwood Elementary School|
|Height||4 feet 9 inches|
|Hair Color||Light Brown|
|Social Media Accounts||Instagram
Family & Childhood
Jacob Tremblay was born on October 5, 2006, in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. His nationality is Canadian and belongs to a mixed Chilean, French, Canadian, and English ethnicity. Jacob’s father’s name is Jason Tremblay, who serves as a Police Detective. And his mom’s name is Christina Candia Tremblay and she is a homemaker.
Tremblay grew up with his two siblings (sisters). His older sister’s name is Emma Tremblay and the younger one is Erica Tremblay. Jacob is the middle one of his parents. Both the sisters of the young actor are also actors.
Physical Stats (Weight & Height)
Jacob stands 4 feet 9 inches tall and weighs around 35 kg. Since Jacob is still a child actor, we expect him to grow in the upcoming years. He has a pair of blue eyes with light brown hair that compliments his cute and charming face.
Jacob Tremblay Education
Jacob Tremblay attended Gordon Greenwood Elementary School. After his debut movie, he decided to follow acting and pursue a career in the entertainment industry. He is still a teenager and is yet to complete his high school. Prior, he was homeschooled because of facial differences caused by a rare genetic condition.
Personal Life and Girlfriend
Jacob Tremblay is a young talented actor. He is sharpening his strength and skills for making all of his dreams come true. He hasn’t been in any romantic relationships and affairs, nor does he have any girlfriends. Currently, the famous actor is focusing on his studies and career too. He is a ‘Star Wars’ fanatic as well. Furthermore, he loves both the old and current series of the movie. His favorite actor is Oscar Isaac. He loves the red carpet and makes cute and novel poses for the cameras. His favorite ‘Marvel Superhero’ is Ironman. Most importantly, he loves meeting his favorite actors and stars at the event shows. He enjoys spending time with his family and hanging out at the park with his friends.
Social Media Account
Jacob Tremblay is active on Instagram and Twitter. He has 934k followers on Instagram and 100.9k followers on twitter.
Jacob Tremblay started his career as a child actor at the age of six. He made his film debut in the live-action animation ‘The Smurfs 2’ as Blue Winslow, which released in 2013. Jacob was also featured in the film ‘The Magic Ferret’ as Sam, it is a short film. His all-time best performance was in 2015 when he did the movie ‘Room’. He portrayed a long-haired boy locked up in a room with his mother. This performance made him earn millions of fans all around the world. He was invited on several shows for interviews like the ‘The Ellen DeGeneres Show,’ and with reputed hosts such as Conan and Jimmy Kimmel. He has since then attended several award shows, even the Oscars.
Films and Works
Similarly, in 2016 he was featured in several movies like ‘Donald Trump’s ‘The Art of the Deal: The Movie’ as kid 4. He was a supporting character. Another film was ‘Before I Wake,’ ‘Burn Your Maps’ and ‘Shut Down’ in the same year. Moreover, in 2017 he starred in ‘Wonder,’ an American comedy-drama film that received positive reviews from audiences and ‘The Book of Henry’.
Besides, in 2019, Tremblay made his comedy debut by headlining the R-rated comedy ‘Good Boys’ co-starring with Brady Noon and Keith L. Williams. Good Boys earned $21 million during its opening weekend, becoming the first R-rated comedy to do so. Tremblay brought his fellow actors to tears with his cameo performance in ‘Doctor Sleep,’ the 2019 sequel to ‘The Shining.’ Tremblay played a kidnapped boy who is tortured to death in a scene which was directed by director Mike Flanagan.
Jacob Tremblay did not only contribute to acting in movies. He did his debut TV series in2013 ‘Motive’ on one episode as Riley Stanwyck. He also was seen in ‘My Young’ the same year. Furthermore, he played in several TV series, some of his notable roles are Young Phill Miller in ‘The Last Men on Earth’ in 2016, ‘American Dad!’- An Animated American sitcom in 2017, ‘Animals’ in 2018, where he lent his voice for Nuke’s character and ‘The Twilight Zone’ in 2019. He is also seen in ‘Pete the Cat’ in 2017, which is still running. Similarly, he is also working with Naomi Watts in the movies’ The Bool of Henry’ and ‘Shut In.’
Jacob Tremblay is a child actor who has won Most Promising Performer, Best Youth Performance, and Best Actor for his movie ‘Room’ in 2015 and 2016 respectively. Moreover, for the same film, he had also won Best Younger Performer in 2016. Likewise, in 2018, he won the Best Performance in a Feature Film: Leading Young Actor for his movie ‘Wonder.’ He has also won ‘Critic’s Choice Movie Award for Best Young Performer in a Leading role’ at the Canadian Cinema and Television Awards.