Ella Jay Basco - Biography

Last Modified: Jan 3, 2020

Ella Jay Basco
Profession: Child actress, Singer, Song-writer
Best Known For: Birds of Prey
Salary: Under Review
Net Worth: $45K

Personal Details

Born on : September 17, 2006 (age 15)
Birth Name /
Full Name:
Ella Jay Basco
Birth Place: Los Angeles, USA
Horoscope: Virgo
Father's Name: Derek Basco
Mother's Name: Emily Cho-Basco
Siblings: 2

Darryl Basco (older brother)
Deuce Basco (younger brother)
Emerson Basco (younger sister)

Ethnicity: Multi-ethnic (Korean, Filipino)
Nationality: American


Sexual Orientation: Straight
Marital Status: Single

Body Measurements

Height: 1.57 meter (5 feet 2 inch)
Weight: N/A
Hair Color: Black
Eye Color: Black
Shoe Size: N/A
Dress Size: N/A
Breast Size: N/A
Waist Size: N/A
Hip Size: N/A
Bra Size: N/A
Cup Size: N/A

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Who is Ella Jay Basco?

Ella Jay Basco is an actress, singer, songwriter by profession and American by nationality. She is best known for portraying the fictional character Cassandra Cain in DC comic’s adaptation film Birds of Prey.

Ella Jay Basco – Age, Parents, Siblings, Education, Ethnicity

Ella Jay Basco’s birth took place on September 17, 2006, in Los Angeles, USA. She was born to father Derek Basco, an actor and mother Emily Cho, a homemaker. 

She is not the only child of her parents and has three siblings- older brother Darryl Basco, younger sister Emerson Juliet Basco, and a younger brother Deuce  Basco. Ella is also an aunt to her older brother's son.

Ella Jay Basco with her siblings (Image: Instagram)

On the basis of her age, Ella Jay Basco is a student and will be in high school in a couple of years. She is of multi-ethnic (Korean, Filipino) ethnicity.

Ella Jay Basco – Boyfriend, Relationship

Ella Jay Basco is considered a bit too young to date and start a romantic relationship with a boyfriend. Moreover, she seems to be more focused on her acting as well as academics.

Ella Jay Basco – Net Worth, Salary

Her net worth has been estimated at around $45,000 while the figure on her annual salary is yet to be shared with the public. Moreover, her net worth is expected to drastically increase in the coming year.

Ella Jay Basco – Career

Early Career

Basco began her career at a young age. She was just 6 months old when she appeared in an Old Navy print ad. She grew up, she began to land roles in commercials.

At such a young age, Ella Jay Basco has had an impressive career. She had had minor appearances in TV series Grey's Anatomy (2013), Happyland (2014), Superior Donuts (2017), Veep (2017), Teachers (2017). Basco also landed a role in the 2015 short film Glimpse of Heaven as Huian.

Ella Jay Basco (second from right) in film Birds of Prey (Image: Deadline)


Ella Jay Basco has been cast in the 2020 film superhero film Birds of Prey as Cassandra Cain. The movie is based on DC comics and is a follow-up spin-off of the 2016 film Suicide Squad.

Moreover, her music video for single Grow Up Kid featuring FUZZY was released in November 2019.


Ella Jay Basco’s fellow Birds of Prey cast includes Rosie Perez, Ali Wong, Chris Messina, Charlene Amoia.

Ella Jay Basco – Instagram, Twitter, Facebook

On social media handles such as Instagram, Twitter, Ella Jay Basco is active with thousands of followers but is absent from Facebook. She also has self-titled YouTube channel.

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