Jaden Walton (born July 22, 2006) is a 16-year-old American TikToker, athlete, sportsperson, celebrity brother, and social media sensation. He is famous as the twin brother of Javon Walton, a renowned teenage actor and boxer.
Jaden Walton is a TikTok content creator who usually takes his free time to create videos. As a social media sensation, he creates and shares family videos, and trending lip-sync videos on his TikTok account. He has a great gaming passion and has majored in baseball.
How Old Is Jaden Walton Now?
Jaden Walton is 16 years old. He was born on July 22, 2006, in Atlanta, Georgia, the United States of America. The athlete is of white ethnic background and American nationality. He was born into a Christian family together with his twin brother to DJ Walton and Jessica Walton.
His father is a famous boxer, actor, and entrepreneur who founded Onward, Forum Da Ground Up, Inc, and co-founded The Walton Tribe and AK Worldwide Inc. He has appeared in several movies and is mostly known for his debut, where he played the role of Adonis Creed’s sparring partner in Creed 11.
The boxer has also appeared in other films, including the StarzTV series Heels, in which he played Lucifer and Heart of a Lion. With his perfect onscreen interpretation, he will bag more movie roles in the future. DJ Walton also coaches his children in sportsmanship and boxing. His mother is seen to always support her husband and children in their profession.
She is in charge and handles the affairs of her husband’s academy, Onward. Jaden has an older sister, Jayla Cookie, who is a model, gymnast, content creator, and actress. Jayla has appeared in several movies, like Utopia, Love Looks Better, No Days Off Documentary, and many more. As a model, she has appeared in Alicia Keys’ videos and Onward print ads.
His twin brother, Javon, is a boxer and actor known for his role as Ashtray in the HBO series Euphoria. Jaden also has a younger brother, Daelo Jin, who is an actor known for his role as the younger Astray in the HBO series Euphoria. Jaden is still growing under the watch of his parents and his siblings in Atlanta, Georgia, U.S.A.
Details of the name or location of his early school are unknown, but reports have it that he attended a private primary school with his twin brother. In addition, his level of education is currently unknown. Still, he is expected to graduate from Brandon Hall School, co-educational international boarding and day school in Atlanta, Georgia, in 2025.
The Spotlight First Shone On Jaden After His Twin Brother Became Famous
Javon Walton is the twin brother of the baseball player Jaden. He is an actor, a boxer, a gymnast, a pugilist, a social media influencer, and an entrepreneur. The actor has appeared in several movies but is famous for playing the role of Ashtray in the HBO series Euphoria.
After he was selected for the role, his name began to ring a bell in the movie industry, which made many pry into his private life. This got his family lots of attention, but Jaden got more of it for being his twin brother. Javon has appeared in numerous other acting gigs, like Utopia, The Addams Family 2, Samaritan, and Umbrella Academy.
With a flourishing acting career at a young age, he will definitely bag more roles in the future. He has also made a name for himself as a boxer and has bagged the Georgia State Championship five consecutive times. Javon has also won the USA Boxing South East Regional Championship four times.
He Began Playing Baseball At A Young Age
Jaden has a strong gaming passion and started playing baseball at a young age. Coming from a family whose members have a flourishing career in boxing, the athlete is expected to follow the trend. However, he chose what he loved best and took up the baseball game.
This got him backlash as many were disappointed that he didn’t follow his family sports. It was revealed that some made fun of his size and told him that he was never going to lift a 45lbs and was never going to make it as an A-grade player. However, he is not a person that gets discouraged by people’s remarks as he ignored the backlash and focused on his games.
The athlete is seen as a die-hard baseball fan and has become part of a popular team in his region. He started playing for the Dingers Athletics in June 2022. Having received fitness training and sportsmanship training from his father, he has become a pro in the game.
The Athlete Became Active On A Social Media in 2016
Jaden Walton is active on various social media platforms where he shares numerous content. Below are the social media platforms that he is on:
He Shared His First Instagram Post In 2021
Jayden Walton’s first post on Instagram was on May 18, 2021. On June 24, 2021, the young athlete took to his Instagram page with his first post to reply to the critics he got when he started playing baseball. He always takes to his handle @onwardjdub to share photos of himself playing baseball. He has so far uploaded 30 posts and has about 1.4 million followers on the platform.
Jaden Walton Started Sharing Contents On TikTok In 2021
In January 2022, the baseball player uploaded his first video on TikTok. He got famous on the platform after uploading a video where he asked his fans if they had seen the baseball film The Sandlot. Jaden Walton usually shares sports-related content and lip sync videos on his account @.jmwalton.
By the end of the month after his first stint, he has gotten more than 1.2 billion views on his TikTok account. Currently, he has over 900k followers on the platform.