Jacob Elordi, well-known for his role in HBO’s Euphoria, is under police investigation for an alleged assault on KIIS FM staffer Joshua Fox. The incident unfolded outside the Clovelly Hotel in Sydney, Australia, where Elordi was staying. The reported altercation occurred as Fox, a radio producer and TikToker, approached the actor with questions. New South Wales Police are currently looking into the case, which was reported on February 3.
In a statement, the police disclosed that Elordi, 26, is being investigated for allegedly assaulting Fox, 32, with the incident taking place outside the hotel. The police were notified about the altercation at 3:30 pm on February 3, and it was confirmed that Fox sustained no injuries.
Despite the ongoing investigation, Elordi has returned to Australia ahead of the Australian Academy of Cinema and Television Arts Awards (AACTA). He has received a nomination for Best Supporting Actor for his role in the black comedy film “Saltburn,” with the awards ceremony scheduled for February 10 at the Home of the Arts on the Gold Coast.
Jacob Elordi, originally from Brisbane, has garnered attention for his role in Euphoria and notable performances in various projects, including the BAFTA-nominated “Saltburn.” His recent controversies come amid achievements such as hosting Saturday Night Live and portraying Elvis Presley in the biopic “Priscilla,” directed by Sofia Coppola. The actor has also made headlines for his relationship with YouTuber Olivia Jade Giannulli.