Joe Keery is an American actor and musician. He is best known for his role as Steve Harrington in the American science-fiction horror TV series, Stranger Things. Check out some badass facts about this awesome actor!
1. His full name is Joseph David Keery.
2. He was born on April 24, 1992.
3. He was born in Newburyport, Massachusetts.
4. He attended River Valley Charter School for elementary and middle school then attended Newburyport High School.
5. He has 4 sisters.
6. Keery is known to be a lookalike of Ben Schwartz. To that effect, Michael Schur, creator and producer of Parks and Recreation (2009), confirmed a fan theory that Jean-Ralphio Saperstein of the series is indeed the son of Keery’s character Steve Harrington.
7. In 2017, he recreated several scenes from “Ferris Bueller’s Day Off”(1986) in national commercials for Domino’s Pizza.
8. His first appearance in a full-length film was in Stephen Cone’s indie, Henry Gamble’s Birthday Party.
9. Aside from acting, Keery is also a musician.
10. He is one of the guitarists for Chicago-based garage and psych-rock band Post Animal.
11. Their debut full-length album was released in October 2015.
12. Joe Keery is mostly known for Stranger Things (2016), Molly’s Game (2017) and Slice (2018).
13. His height is 5′ 11″ (1.8 m)
14. He is currently dating actress Maika Monroe, 24, who fans may recognize from the 2014 hit horror film, It Follows.
15. His sister insisted for him to become an actor!