Emjay Anthony is an American teen actor celebrity and model. He rose to prominence for his brilliant performance in the movie It’s complicated. Apart from acting, this personality is also a model.

He began acting at a young age and has also worked as a kid model. ‘The SuperDeafy Movie’ (2013), ‘Incarnate'(2015), ‘Krampus’ (2015), ‘Replicas’ (2018), ‘Donald Trump’s the Art of the Deal: The Movie’ (2016) are some of the credits of Emjay as an actor.

Early Life

The actor was born Emjay Anthony Salazar on born June 1, 2003, in Clearwater Beach, Florida, the United States Of America. He started his career at a very young age. At the age of 4, he made his acting debut in a Werther’s candy commercial as a child actor. This young actor moved to California with his family when he was age 5.

He is born under the Zodiac sign Gemini. This personality holds American citizenship as his national identity and belongs to the Caucasian ethnic group. Emjay enjoys playing airsoft, riding his dirt bike, and his BMX bike with his father when he is not working or schooling.

Academic Life

There is not much information revealed about his Academic life but it is known that he has studied at school for a specific time. His parent supported his decision to pursue his profession.

After making his cinematic debut in 2009 with Meryl Streep and Alec Baldwin in It’s Complicated, He went back to school for a year and a half before returning to auditioning for advertisements and television movies.

The Physical Appearance

This 18-year-old actor Emjay stands at least 5 feet 4 inches tall. He also has maintained his body weight of around 127 pounds and has a body measurement of 36 inches. Besides this, there is no information on his physical measurements. This includes his dress size, shoe size, biceps, etc. Maybe the actor is not comfortable sharing this data.

It can be seen from all of the above-mentioned statistics that Anthony has a gorgeous statuesque figure that makes ladies drool. He does not seem to have any tattoos or piercings.


Emjay Anthony displayed his talent and started his career at a very young age. He showed his talent despite the fact he is of young age. A prodigy in acting, Anthony debuted his modeling selected for a Werther’s Candy national commercial at the age of 4.

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Emjay Anthony Salazar in the movie chef (2014) as Percy with Jon Favreau
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After moving to California at age 5, an open audition for the movie ‘It’s Complicated(2009)’, starring Meryl Streep and Alec Baldwin dated 2008 made him earn the role of Alec Baldwin’s stepson in the movie. ‘It’s complicated’ was the debut movie of Emjay. Emjay wanted to act again by the end of 2010, so he went to the auditions for different roles for commercial and television movies with the support of his agency, Coast to Coast.

Since then, Emjay has booked several national commercials as well as two pilots: Applebaum (2012) for CBS, starring Rachelle Lefevre from the Twilight series, and Rhys Coiro from Entourage (2004), and Rake (2014) for Fox, set to premiere in the autumn. Greg Kinnear co-stars with Emjay as the eldest of three children.

Emjay’s Debut Movie ‘It’s Complicated

child actor and model Anthony made his debut in the film industry with his first movie It’s complicated. He played in this movie along with Meryl Streep and Alec Baldwin. He played the role of Alec Baldwin’s stepson in the movie. His movie character’s name was Pedro Alder. The 120-minute long-running movie earned $224 million at the box office. Emjay’s debut movie was successful.

Emjay’s Breakthrough Movie

Emjay contributed significantly to the development of his career and began to receive critical recognition from the movie Chef. The movie chef was released in 2014 where he played the role of Percy, the son of the protagonist, chef Carl Casper. chef carl was played by Jon Favreau. Emjay’s acting potential was recognized in this movie. The movie was successful to collect $48 million at the box office.


Emjay is born to Michael Salazar and his wife Trisha Salazar on June 1, 2003, in Clearwater Beach, Florida, the United States Of America as the second child in the family. He has a family of four people. They are currently residing in Los Angeles.

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Family of Emjay Anthony Salazar. The picture includes Father Michael Anthony Salazar, Mother Trisha, and Sister Sage wood
Source: the Instagram account of sage wood

There is not much information revealed about his family. It appears they are not comfortable in public appearance.

His family guided and supervised him as well as providing all the necessary love, care, and support. They gave him a good upbringing.

Relationship Status

Emjay Anthony is possibly single and has never been married. He has not shared disclosed his love life in any place so, this actor is not linked romantically with any person. Maybe, Antony is just focusing on his career rather than his relationship.

Most fans would like to know about the love life of their favorite celebrities but sadly this young actor is very secretive about his personal information. In addition to this, his sexual orientation is straight.


The celebrity Personality Emjay only has one sibling. He has an older sister who is ten years older than him. His sister’s name is Sage Salazar. Sage is always willing to help his brother when needed.

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Emjay Anthony’s sister Sage Salazar
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She is married to Chris wood. She is currently pregnant and expecting her son Justin James Wood to be born on July 2, 2022. According to her Facebook account, She is an orthodontic assistant. Besides this, no other information has been revealed by the actor about his siblings.

Emjay’s IMDb

The chef actor Emjay owns an IMDb page in his name with twenty-two credits as an actor. Further, he has no credits in other fields.

Moreover, the actor is still very young and is continuing his career. He may have many credits in different fields in the future.

Net worth

Emjay Anthony Salazar is estimated to have $1.5 million. It is only the beginning for the young actor. He has accumulated this huge sum of wealth through his dedication to his professional career from a very young age. He has not revealed any information about his salary, cars, and other luxury items. The average salary of a Model is $36.52 in Los Angeles.

He has also amassed his fortune from movies. He has played in movies like It’s complicated, Chef, Incarnate, and movie series like Grey’s Anatomy, The Mentalist, Rake, etc. Apart from this, this personality also earns substantial income from his Modelling career.

He is living a lavish and comfortable life in Los Angeles as well as getting luxury items.

Indulgence In Social Media

Emjay is active on major social media platforms like Instagram and Twitter. His Instagram account username is @emjayanthony. He has massive followers of above 32k on Instagram. Emjay does not post much on Instagram and has only 3 posts to date. He however keeps posting on Instagram stories.

He has also an account on Twitter. His Twitter handle name is @EmjayAnthony. This personality has above 4k followers on Twitter. The actor has not tweeted to date.

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