Born as the youngest of the popular Jonas Brothers, Frankie Jonas is sometimes seen as a bonus to the family, hence the nickname -the Bonus Jonas. His brothers – Nick, Joe and Kevin Jonas are all successful musicians and actors among other things. Their father Paul Kevin Jonas Sr, on the other hand, is a film producer.
Evidently, Frankie Jonas comes from a family packed with entertainers who know their onions. However, he doesn’t just bask in the glory of his successful older brothers but has gone on to establish his own credentials as an entertainer. In his right, Frankie Jonas is an American actor who also has some voice acting credits to his name. He is popular for lending his voice to the film Ponyo as well as his recurring role in the television series Jonas.
Aside from the aforementioned, there’s still a lot to know about the youngest of the famous Jonas brothers and the details below will take care of most of it.
Who Is Frankie Jonas? His Age
He is an American actor born on the 28th day of September in 2000 as the youngest child in a family of six which includes his parents and three older brothers. His birthplace is Ridgewood, New Jersey, U.S.A. and while his nationality is American, the actor belongs to a mix of German, English, Scottish, Irish, Italian, and French-Canadian in terms of his ethnicity. His Italian descent comes from a maternal great-grandfather.
His parents are Denise Miller-Jonas and Paul Kevin Jonas Sr. who had three other sons before Frankie came along. This makes him the younger brother of Kevin Jonas (musician), Joe Jonas (singer) and Nick Jonas (singer-songwriter). Perhaps as a result of the years between him and his brothers, Frankie is usually called the “Bonus Jonas” as well as ”Biff”.
For his educational background, the young star is getting the best there is and is already done with high school. He is currently getting his higher education at Belmont University in Nashville.
As expected, Frankie Jonas started his career at a young age, considering how grounded his family is in the entertainment industry, this is no surprise at all. His debut professional acting appearance came in 2008 when he appeared in the T.V series Jonas Brothers: Living the Dream. Nevertheless, his film debut came in 2009 when he voiced Sōsuke in Hayao Miyazaki’s animated film Ponyo. His character in the film released in American theatres on August 14, 2009, is befriended by a juvenile fish named Ponyo (voiced by Noah Cyrus), who has dreams of turning into a human girl someday. Together, the two characters sing the theme song of the movie and later the same year, they released the debut single titled Ponyo on the Cliff by the Sea.
For his recurring character in the Disney Channel Original Series, Jonas L.A. where he starred as himself, Frankie Jonas walked away with the award for “Choice Breakout TV Star Male” at the 2009 Teen Choice Awards.
He has achieved a lot alongside his brothers including his role in his first on-screen movie titled Camp Rock 2: The Final Jam where he appeared with his older brothers – The Jonas Brothers as Junior Rocker Trevor. He has also appeared in the E! reality show, Married to Jonas. The show follows the daily activities of Kevin and his wife Danielle as a married couple.
He is young and still fresh in the entertainment world but that doesn’t mean Frankie Jonas has not been raking in the millions. The youngest of the Jonas brother has a net worth of $3 Million.
Though his salary is not available publicly, there’s no doubt it’s impressive and is bound to increase over the coming years.
Does Frankie Jonas Have a Girlfriend?
The young Jonas is said to be in a relationship with a girl named Austin whom he went to prom with. They continued their relationship as college sweethearts and are not shy to share their love with the world on social media.
While his weight is not available, Frankie’s height is pegged at 5 feet 4 inches. His current body measurements are expected to change as he is still a teenager. The actor has dark brown hair and a pair of light brown eyes.
Where Is Frankie Jonas Now?
For someone who grew up in the public eye, people would always want to know what’s going on with them. A grown Frankie was featured in Paper Magazine in 2015 and for what he is up to, he revealed via his Instagram that he produces his own beats under the DJ name “Mephisto”.
He also plays his role as an uncle by hanging out with Kevin’s kids when he is not busy with his music. In 2017, he made a cameo appearance in Nick’s music video for his track titled Remember I Told You.