James Majoos is an Australian non-binary actor who debuted in Hollywood with their role as Darren on Netflix’s reboot of Heartbreak High. They appear alongside Ayesha Madon, Chloe Haydon, and Asher Yasbincek.
In the Netflix reboot series premiere on September 14, 2022, Majoos plays a gay character that will require them to show their character’s Darren internal conflict.
Here are the things to know about James Majoos.
James Majoos Bio: Age, Height
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|5 feet 9 inches (1.8 m)
James Majoos is a Melbourne-based actor who was born in 1998 in Australia. The 24-years-old actor has a height of 5 feet 9 inches (1.8 m). They have Australian nationality and speak an Australian accent.
Concerning their body measurements, Majoos wears a shoe size of 11.5. Their chest, waist, and hips are 8.4, 6.9, and 9 m. Likewise, their clothing size is Male – S.
They studied at the Victorian College of the Arts and graduated with a Bachelor of Arts in Music Theatre in 2018.
They Identify As Non-Binary
James Majoos identifies themself as a non-binary actor and has a pronoun of they/them. They have been open about their sexuality and have voiced and advocated for their rights.
What’s more, their character as Darren on Netflix’s reboot of Heartbreak High is also non-binary. During their interview with Daily Telegraph, the actor spoke about how they relate to the show’s reboot of the Netflix series.
They said it was ‘cool to play a young queer person.’ Their character in the series is defined as ‘super-duper gay.’
Salty Helped Them To Realize Their Sexuality
Majoos are mostly known for their theatrical appearances playing the role of Salty, Pringl on Fangirls. In the theatre production held at Queensland Theatre and Belvoir St Theatre, their character Salty helped them realize their sexuality.
Speaking about their character as Salty, in the interview with FROOTY, the actor described:
“Salty’s not just the queer, funny, sassy gay black friend. There are layers of those stereotypes in all the characters but they slowly and very cleverly get peeled away and you really see the heart of all of these characters.”James Majoos (FROOTY)/ January 21
Apart from Fangirls, they have appeared in music theatre, including A Chorus Line, Eddie Perfect’s Vivid White, and Into the Woods. In 2021, they played the role of Tommy on the stage production Grand Horizons in Sydney Theatre Company.
Their Talent Agent Is Active Artists Management
Majoos is with the talent agent Active Artists Management, based in Melbourne, Australia. They are available in Melbourne, Sydney, Australia.
According to their agency profile, they are trained dancers who can dance tap, classical ballet, and contemporary. Their vocal range from C2 to C5, and their vocal type is tenor.