Jack Dylan Grazer’s Parents, Family, Net Worth, and Dating Life

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Jack Dylan Grazer’s Parents, Family, Net Worth, and Dating Life
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  • Jack Dylan Grazer was born on September 3rd, 2003, in Los Angeles.
  • He is the son of Angela LaFever and Gavin Grazer.
  • Stands at a height of 5ft 3in.
  • Nephew of American producer, Brian Glazer.

Jack Grazer is an American actor famous for his appearance in It and its sequel, It Chapter Two. The award-winning actor has played his hands in a few TV series.

Here today let us find out about Jack’s family, his siblings, and everything in his personal life.

Jack Dylan Grazer Family: Mom and Dad Divorced Earlier On

Jack Dylan Grazer’s parents, Angela LaFever and Gavin Grazer welcomed their only child in 2003. However, Jack’s mother and father soon separated. Despite their unfortunate split, the couple remained good friends and co-parent their son.

Dylan, on the other hand, has refrained from talking about his parent’s separation in the media. Nevertheless, the actor shares a good bond with his mom and dad.

Jack even wishes his parents on their respective birthdays and on Father’s and Mother’s Day.

Jack Dylan’s Step Mother & Step-Sibling

Currently, Jack’s father, Gavin is married to Jana Thompson Grazer since 2009.

Recently, Gavin and Jana gave birth to their first child together, Jack’s only sibling, Bowie Gavin Grazer. They welcomed him on May 16th, 2020.

Jack Dylan Grazer Sibling
Jack has one step-sibling, a brother. Source: Jack Dylan Grazer Instagram

His stepmother is also an actress and producer. Her film credits include Slipstream (2007), How to Dress for Success, and Until the Night.

Jack Dylan Grazer Ethnicity; Is He Italian?

Jack belongs to Mixed-Ethnicity. He is of Latvian Jewish, Russian Jewish, German, Irish, English, and French ancestry.

He is an American by nationality. Jack Dylan Grazer is not Italian. He has no personal connection to Italy.

But yes, as a professional, Jack has something associated with Italy. In the 2020 TV mini-series, We Are Who We Are directed by Italian filmmaker Luca Guadagnino, Jack’s character Fraser Wilson went on to live in U.S. military base in Chioggia, Italy.  Apart from his fictional role, Grazer doesn’t have his roots in Italy. Then, what actually is his ethnicity?

Is Jack Dylan Grazer related to Brian Grazer?

Yes, the actor is the nephew of American producer, Brian Grazer. Jack’s dad, Gavin is the younger brother of Brian.

For those of you who don’t know Brian, well let us tell you that the man is a big name in Hollywood. He is a co-founder of Imagine Entertainment, a production company.

He co-founded the company with Ron Howard and so far their movies have grossed over $13 billion.

Brian was even nominated for the Academy Awards for the movies, Splash, Apollo 13, A Beautiful Mind, and Frost/Nixon.

Jack Dylan Grazer Movies: Always wanted to be an Actor

Dylan mentioned in an interview that he always knew he wanted to be an actor. While talking about the inspiration behind becoming an actor, he stated,

“As a young boy being on stage performing or making up characters in the mirror just gave me the absolute feeling of freedom and happiness. So that’s when I officially decided that this is what I wanted to continue to do for the rest of my life.”

Jack started out in theatre and initially worked in numerous theatrical production at The Adderley School for The Performing Arts. In the beginning, he appeared in small TV, film, and commercial roles.

Jack Dylan Grazer at It premiere.
Jack is famous for his work in the series, It. Source: Zimbio

He made his on-screen debut in the TV series, The Greatest Event in Television History back in 2014. Subsequently, Grazer tried auditioning for movies and got the role of Young Joey Stranger in Tales of Halloween (2015).

His first big role came in 2017 when he was cast in the movie It, in the role of Eddie Kaspbrak. He worked alongside Sophia Lillis, Finn Wolfhard, and Jaeden Martell.

Sponsors a Scholarship under his Name

Jack might be a teenager but he has done some things that even adults can only dream of. The 16-year-old sponsors the scholarship, the Jack Dylan Grazer Scholarship at The Adderley School.

According to him, it had always been a dream of him to provide for poor students. He wants every student to become the best version of themself in the field of their own interest.

In addition, he wants them to experience the teaching of Adderley School as well.

Jack Dylan Grazer rumored girlfriend Cylia Chasman

The IT star professed his love interest in social media personality Cylia Chasman in January 2020. In a picture that he shared, Jack tagged two people, Dua Lipa, and Cylia. This was a clear message that Jack has his eyes set on Dua and Cylia.


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After announcing his interest, several months later in August 2020, Jack shared a picture with Chasman on his Instagram account. In the picture, the actor is embracing Cylia as she smiles.

Jack Dylan Grazer Cylia Chasman
Jack with his rumored girlfriend Cylia Chasman. Source: Instagram

Since then, he is yet to share other pictures with Cylia.

Jack Dylan Grazer rumored relationship with Emmy Perry

Currently, Jack is not in a confirmed affair with anyone. However, the young actor was linked with two people in 2020 alone. At first, there were rumors of his relationship with actress Emmy Perry.

Jack Dylan Grazer and Emmy Perry
Rumor is that Jack is reportedly going out with Emmy Perry, whom he calls his Bff. Source: Jack Grazer Instagram

Rumors of their affairs started after the pair shared pictures of each other on Instagram. Moreover, Jack and Emmy even celebrated Christmas together. The duo had maintained they are best friends forever, but fans were skeptical.

Jack Dylan Grazer and Ellie Hiyar

Previously, Jack was in a relationship with a social media star, Ellie Hiyar. The couple dated from 2017 to 2018. They first met each other in school.

Jack Dylan Grazer with Ellie Hiyor
Jack dated Ellie Hiyor for over a year. Source: Pinterest

They broke up after there was news that Ellie cheated on him. She apparently called Jack’s friend, Finn Wolfhard, attractive and charming. Not so much as what you call cheating, isn’t it?!

What is Jack Dylan Grazer Net Worth?

Jack Dylan Grazer has a net worth of $1 million. He has earned a good amount of fortune from his work in both movies and TV shows. Looking at his booming acting career, the amount will definitely hit a massive button of wealth in the years to come.

Jack Is Of Jewish and Irish Descent From His Dad’s Side

Jack Dylan Grazer’s daddy, Gavin Graze belongs to Ashkenazi Jewish from his mother’s side and Irish, German, and Possibly English from his father’s.

Talking in detail about his paternal family background, Grazer’s grandfather Albert Thomas Grazer has roots in Germany. Albert’s father was born to German parents while his mother Helen was completely of Irish ancestry.

Likewise, Jack also belongs to Russian Jewish from his Paternal grandmother’s side. His grandma Arlyne Becker was a Jewish born in New York.

Is Jack Dylan Grazer Mexican From His Mother’s Side?

Well, if having French ancestry makes one Mexican then, yes, Jack Dylan Grazer does belong to the Mexican ethnicity.

Actually, Jack’s maternal grandfather Howard Jack LaFever has ancestry in France. His ten-time great-grandfather Isaac LeFever was born in France.

His Familial Background 

As previously stated, Jack’s father is Gavin Grazer, an actor and producer. He is best known for The World’s Fastest Indian (2005), American Gangster (2007), and How the Grinch Stole Christmas (2000). Further, his dad Gavin is the son of a Jewish mother and a father who is of German descent.

Similarly, his mother is Angela LaFever. Born on July 6, 1966, Jack’s mom is currently 56 years old and is on Instagram with 76.6k followers.


Jack Dylan Grazer's parents are no longer together
Jack Dylan Grazer with his mother

Now, moving on to his parent’s relationship, Gavin and Angela are no longer together. Shortly after his birth, his parents moved separate paths but remained friends to co-parent their only child Jack.

While the current relationship status of Jack’s mother is not known at the moment, his father Gavin is married to his wife Jana Thompson, an actress and producer.


Born on September 3, 2003, in Los Angeles, California, the Don’t Tell a Soul actor holds American nationality.

Not only him but for generations, his family has been a citizen of the United States of America. For instance, his paternal grandfather was a California native and his grandmother was a New York local. In the same way, his both maternal grandparents were all the way from Tennessee.


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