Actor, singer, multi-instrumentalist, and dancer, Jordan Fisher is a well-rounded Hollywood star. To television audiences, he is well known for his roles in TV series such as The Secret Life of the American Teenager and Liv and Maddie, as well as the telefilms Teen Beach Movie, Teen Beach 2, and Grease: Live.
Fisher’s self-titled EP was released in August 2016 and contained the hit single “All About Us”. In November 2017, the multitalented star was crowned champion of season 25 of Dancing with the Stars alongside his dance partner Lindsay Arnold.
Who is Jordan Fisher?
Jordan William Fisher was born on April 24, 1994, in Trussville, Alabama. His parents are Rodney, a retired power company employee, and Pat Fisher, a real estate events manager. He was raised alongside 2 younger siblings. Fisher had his early education via home-schooling and he obtained his high school diploma from Harvest Christian Academy.
Growing up, Fisher was very skilled in gymnastics. He got involved in the sport as early as age 2 and he also nursed ambitions of becoming a professional gymnast. However, fate had alternative plans for the youngster. As a fifth-grader, he landed a role in a school production of School House Rock, Jr. which birthed his interest in musical theatre. Afterward, he joined the youth program of the Red Mountain Theatre Company in his home city of Birmingham. There, he performed for several years and was eventually discovered by a talent scout who offered to become his agent. He landed a contract with Disney which marked the beginning of his showbiz career.
In 2009, Jordan Fisher had guest roles in several TV series including The Hustler, Skyrunners Testimonials, and the hit teen sitcom iCarly. He enrolled at Jacksonville State University in 2011 but later that year, he relocated to Los Angeles with his family. In 2012, he landed a recurring role in the teen drama series The Secret Life of the American Teenager. He equally had a part in the Disney Channel telefilm Teen Beach Movie (2013) followed by a guest role in the comedy series The Thundermans (2014).
Fisher also had a recurring role in the comedy series Liv and Maddie (2015-17) followed by a guest appearance on the action-comedy series Teen Wolf (2015–2016). Other acting credits include Teen Beach 2 (2015), a sequel to 2013’s Teen Beach Movie, and another telefilm Grease: Live (2016). The talented actor also had a voice role in the animated Sci-Fi series She-Ra and the Princesses of Power (2018).
While his acting career continued to flourish, Jordan Fisher equally had time to work on his music career. In addition to his amazing vocals, the multitalented star plays 6 different instruments: the piano, guitar, bass, harmonica, French horn, and drums. He recorded 3 songs for Radio Disney in 2014 and the following year, he landed a recording contract with Hollywood Records.
Fisher released several singles and ultimately, he released an eponymous EP on August 19, 2016. The multitalented star contributed to the soundtracks of Liv and Maddie and Teen Beach 2 and equally opened for Alicia Keys at the 2016 Apple Music Festival held in London. Fisher also performed a cover of the song “I’d Love to Change the World” for the miniseries When We Rise (2017).
Jordan Fisher’s biological mother was 16 years old when she had him. Consequently, he was adopted and raised by his maternal grandparents Rodney and Pat Fisher. He has 2 siblings Cory and Trinity both of whom were also adopted and raised by Mr. and Mrs. Fisher. Jordan’s biological mother battled with substance abuse for many years and thus was unable to forge a relationship with him and his siblings. There is no information regarding his biological father.
Does He Have a Girlfriend or Is He Gay?
Jordan Fisher is in a long-term relationship with his childhood sweetheart Ellie Woods. She is a student of clinical dietetics at the University of Alabama. The two grew up together in Birmingham and have known each other for a very long while. Their relationship became exclusive back in 2008 and they have remained inseparable ever since.
Going by Fisher’s clear-cut dating history, one can safely assume that he is straight. His long-term relationship is a glaring indication that he is into women. The Hollywood star has equally not made any assertions to suggest otherwise.
Jordan Fisher Height and Other Body Measurements
Jordan Fisher stands at a height of 5 feet 8 inches (173 cm). He maintains a trim physique at a bodyweight of 73 kg (161 lb). His chest circumference measures 39 inches (99 cm) and his biceps and waist sizes are 13.5 inches (34 cm) and 32 inches (81 cm) respectively.