Jacob Elordi, the hit star of HBO series Euphoria is now on police radar for allegedly assaulting a KIIS FM staffer Joshua Fox.
As per Sunday Telegraph’s reports, the Saltburn actor had recently taken off for his home country, Australia, to attend the upcoming Australian Academy of Cinema and Television Arts Awards.
Reports about the Jacob Elordi alleged assault news
Elordi has been lodging at the Clovelly Hotel. There he came face to face with the KIIS FM employee, who then initiated his train of questions for the Kissing Booth actor. Shortly after that, things took a different turn and the concerned parties got into a row. It’s being reported that Jacob was infuriated by Fox’s questions, thereby leading to the said altercation.
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Thereafter, a New South Wales Police spokesperson also confirmed the scene to news.com.au. His statement affirmed that the Eastern Beaches Police Area Command officers were investigating the alleged assault case that took place outside a hotel in the Eastern Suburbs of Sydney.
Police was reportedly contacted around 3:30 om on February 3 about a 26-year-old man allegedly assaulting a 32-year-old man. The statement also maintained that Fox had no injuries.
More about Jacob Elordi
The Australian actor hails from hometown Brisbane. For now, it remains unclear whether he’ll be appearing at AACTA Awards or not. The main ceremony is slated to take place on February 10 at the Home of the Arts on the Gold Coast. He’s been nominated for Best Supporting Actor Award for his role in the black comedy film Saltburn.
Elordi had recently hosted an episode of Saturday Night Live with Renee Rapp on January 20. He also starred as Elvis Presley in the 2023 biopic Priscilla alongside Cailee Spaeny as the titular character. Based on the memoir Elvis and Me, the American film was directed and written by Sofia Coppola.
Jacob has also been in the news for dating YouTuber Olivia Jade Giannulli. They’re seemingly keeping things private and staying out of public’s sight despite initial break-up rumors.