Jacob Batalon (/
Batalon at the 2016 San Diego Comic-Con
|Born||October 9, 1996|
Early life and educationEdit
Batalon was born in Honolulu, Hawaii, to Filipino parents. Upon graduating from the private and Catholic Damien Memorial School, Batalon attended Kapi'olani Community College to study Music Theory, but later dropped out. He then took a two-year program to study acting at New York Conservatory for Dramatic Arts.
Batalon made his acting debut in 2016, when he made an appearance in the film North Woods.
In 2017, Batalon landed his first major role in Spider-Man: Homecoming, as Peter Parker's friend Ned. He reprised the role in Avengers: Infinity War and Avengers: Endgame, and the 2019 sequel Spider-Man: Far From Home.
|2017||Spider-Man: Homecoming||Ned Leeds|
|Avengers: Infinity War||Ned Leeds||Cameo appearance|
|Spider-Man: Far From Home|
|TBA||The True Don Quixote Dish||Sancho Panza||Post-production|
|Let It Snow||Post-production|
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- As pronounce by Jacob Batalon and Tom Holland in "Tom Holland, Zendaya & Jacob Batalon Answer the Web's Most Searched Questions" (Wired, June 25, 2019).
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- Dumaraog, Ana (July 15, 2018). "Peter's Classmates Return in Spider-Man: Far From Home Set Photo". Screen Rant. Retrieved July 15, 2018.
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