Who is Joaquin Antonio Consuelos, Kelly Ripa’s son? Wiki Bio
Joaquin Antonio Consuelos was born in the USA, on 24 February 2003 – his zodiac sign is Pisces and he holds American nationality. He is so far popular only for being the son of Kelly Ripa, a famous American actress and a TV show hostess.
Early life and education
Joaquin is being raised by his mother Kelly Ripa and his father Mark Consuelos in Los Angeles, California – he has an older brother named Michael Joseph who was born on 2 June 19,97 as well as an older sister, Lola Grace born on 16 June 2001. Joaquin finished elementary school on 16 June 2017 with his mother capturing the moment and sharing the photo on her Instagram account with a caption reading ‘Congratulations to Joaquin Antonio Consuelos!!! You’ve made us very proud! (yet another graduation on Lola’s birthday. She is furious!!!)’.
Joaquin Antonio Consuelos and Mark Consuelos – New York, NY – 12/11/14-20th Century Fox Presents The Premiere of "…
Joaquin enrolled at a high school in 2017, and is physically very active as he is playing football as well as tennis and although he has appeared in two school plays already, it is widely believed that the son of Kelly Ripa is not into acting, but is rather going to pursue a degree in Law.
Friends, love life and relationships
Although many believe that Joaquin is too young to be dating, he is often uploading pictures with girls onto his Instagram account (which is set to private) and one of these is believed to be his girlfriend. The two met in 2017 when they both enrolled at the same high school, and the girl recognized Joaquin as she is a fan of his mother who is her favorite actress.
They began spending time together and allegedly started dating sometime in the second half of 2018, and have thus been together for nearly two years now. Joaquin is very close to his friends and is said to be very sociable and understanding. The group usually spends time together outdoors playing sports and doing random activities, while he has recently began going to parties (was allowed to go only after promising his mom not to drink any alcohol).
Hobbies and other interests
Joaquin enjoys watching movies in his spare time, with his favorite actor and actress being Tom Hanks and Natalie Portman, while some of his favorite movies are “Cast Away”, “You’ve Got Mail”, and “To Kill A Mockingbird”.
He is very sporting and is said to be quite good at football while he also enjoys playing soccer, basketball and lacrosse amongst many others. He prefers winter over summer, as he likes skiing and snowboarding, but also likes to play beach soccer and volleyball during summer, as well as swimming in the ocean. He is a lover of animals, and has two pet dogs.
Joaquin enjoys attending events with his mother and father, and likes being surrounded by successful people who have achieved their goals or are close to doing so – he has huge respect for actors and TV personalities, but apparently doesn’t want to become one once he grows up.
Appearance and net worth
Joaquin is 16 years old. He has short brown hair and brown eyes, is 5ft 5ins (1.65m) tall and weighs around 130lbs (59kgs). As of early 2020, his mother’s net worth is over $100 million, and his father’s over $40 million.
Who is Kelly Ripa, Joaquin’s mother?
Kelly Maria Ripa was born in Berlin, New Jersey, USA on 2 October 1970, so her zodiac sign is Libra and she holds American nationality. She is a dancer, actress, TV producer and talk show hostess, perhaps best known for playing Hayley Vaughan in the “All My Children” daytime soap opera.
She was raised in Berlin by her father, Joseph Ripa who is a bus driver, and her mother Esther who is a housewife – she has one younger sister named Linda, who is an author of children’s books. She began practicing ballet at the age of three, and at the age of four began taking piano lessons. Kelly attended Eastern Regional High School located in Voorhees Township, New Jersey, and was a cheerleader before her drama teacher motivated her to start acting. After matriculation, she enrolled at Camden County College but dropped out to pursue a career in acting.
She first appeared on the TV screens in 1986, when she was cast to star in the “Dancin’ On Air” TV show, then appeared in “Dance Party USA”. She gained recognition after portraying Hayley Vaughan in the “All My Children” soap opera in 1990, and was a member of the main cast until 2002, returning in 2010 for two episodes.
On 1 November 2000, Kelly was auditioning for the position of co-host of the “Live! with Regis and Kathie Lee” show, after Kathie Lee decided to retire and Regis needed a replacement who could be close to as good as Kathie.
Kelly joined the team on 5 February 2001 with the show being renamed to “Live! with Regis and Kelly” and the two hosted the show until it was Regis’ time to retire on 18 November 2011. On 4 September 2012, Kelly’s co-host became Michael Strahan, and he was replaced by Ryan Seacrest on 1 May 2017.
In 2003, she starred in the “Hope & Faith” TV sitcom, which became a hit after she joined the cast, and she was shooting for it until May 2006 when the show ended, afterwards stating ‘I never want to work that hard again’.
She has appeared in many movies over the years, with her most notable performance being in the “Marvin’s Room” film shot in 1996, which stars Leonardo DiCaprio and Meryl Streep.
Kelly is a philanthropist and a supporter of the ovarian cancer cause, hosting the Super Saturday fundraising event each summer, which in 2011 managed to gather over $3.5 million to be donated to the Ovarian Cancer Research Foundation. She is also a businesswoman, as she is running the Milojo Production Company together with her husband Mark.