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Joey Bragg
Biographical Information
Gender: Male
Date of birth: July 20, 1996
Age: 26
Nationality: American
Occupation(s): Actor/Comedian
Official Twitter: @JoeyBragg
Role: Joey Rooney
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Joey Franklin Bragg (born July 20, 1996) is an American actor and comedian who portrayed Joey Rooney in the Disney Channel Original Series Liv and Maddie.


Early life

Joey Bragg is a 26-year-old wonder boy comic in the San Francisco Bay Area, now taking Hollywood by storm. Winning competitions all over the bay area, Joey recently made his Hollywood debut performing at The Improv Comedy Club, The Ice House, The Laugh Factory, Westside Comedy theater, and other places. Joey has recently opened for very high profile comedians like Tim Allen, Dane Cook, Jeffery Ross, Kyle Dunnigan, Mrs. Hughes, and "Last Comic Standing" Finalists Gina Yashere and Rich Vos, to name a few. He also has a cousin who does stand up comedy.  He grew up in Union City, California.


He was cast in a leading role for the Disney Channel pilot Bits and Pieces. However, the show was not picked up for a pilot. Instead, Liv and Maddie took the place of Bits and Pieces, and the cast (including Joey) is mainly the same as originally planned. Joey Bragg starred in Nickelodeon's TV movie Fred 3: Camp Fred, as Fred's new friend, Magoo, in 2012. Joey was also tapped for the Disney XD show Gulliver Quinn, opposite Jon Heder, and can be seen in a viral Xbox video opposite Kevin Hart. He was cast as Joey Rooney in the Disney Channel show Liv and Maddie,



Year Title Role Notes
2012 Gulliver Quinn Karl TV movie
2012 Camp Fred Magoo TV movie
2012 The OD Peculiar Boy
2013 Bits and Pieces Sticky TV movie
2014 Jessie Joey Rooney Episode "Jessie's Aloha Holidays with Parker and Joey"
2013-2017 Liv and Maddie Joey Rooney Disney Channel Original Series
2015 The Outfield Austin York Movie
2015 Mark & Russell's Wild Ride Mark Disney XD Original Movie
2017 Reach TBA Movie
2018 The Thundermans Balfour/The Gamer Episode: The Thunder Games

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  • Bragg plays the role Joey Rooney in Liv and Maddie who is one of the lead roles.
  • Although his character is younger than Liv and Maddie, he is the same age as Dove Cameron, but younger by 6 months.
  • He starred in Fred 3: Camp Fred, a 2012 Nickelodeon TV movie, along with Gulliver Quinn that same year.
  • He is close friends with Tenzing Norgay Trainor.
  • Dove says Joey is the funniest out of the cast and is always telling jokes on set.
  • He is the cousin of Erik Bragg.[1]
  • He started performing stand-up comedy just months after his 13th birthday.
  • He is very good friends with Dove Cameron.
  • He likes wearing superhero shirts.
  • He is dating Audrey Whitby, an actress who plays Aubrey in the show,[2] and also portrays Cherry in The Thundermans.
  • He is the only main character that has the same first name that he portrays.
  • He ships Mosh.[3]
  • He is best friends with Lucas Adams.[4]
  • Joey chose his character's middle name.[5]
  • He briefly met Christina Grimmie.[6]
  • He did his own stunt work for the episode, Sing It Louder!!-A-Rooney.[7]
  • Stand-Up-A-Rooney is based upon Joey's stand up comedy, which he shows in the episode.
  • Joey revealed in an interview that the season 4 episode he is most excited for is Ex-A-Rooney.
  • His favourite episode is Stand-Up-A-Rooney.[8]
  • Joey, along with Garrett Clayton and Jordan Doww, is airing in a movie called Reach. The role is currently unknown.[9]
  • He shares a podcast with Kurt Long called "Dudes of Future Past."


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