It’s All Saints’ Day, and New York’s East Village continues to be plagued by the drunken remnants of Halloween costumes from the night time earlier than — a misplaced masks right here, a discarded wig there — that look fairly scary beneath the glare of the brilliant daylight. But Joe Jonas, the hair-ruling heartthrob of the Jonas Brothers, had already received Halloween a few days earlier than the annual Village parade, by dressing up as Flo from the Progressive Insurance commercials for a home occasion in Brooklyn.

“I used to be using my Citi Bike [to the party], and it was fairly humorous as a result of I believe some individuals had been like, ‘What’s occurring right here?’” says Jonas, wanting boy-band recent after recovering from his Halloween drag romp.

“I truly had the wig on all night time, even once I was getting somewhat heat at like 2 a.m. I used to be like, ‘No, you gotta keep in character right here!’ Who doesn’t love Flo, you realize? I’m ready for my free insurance coverage from Progressive, however we’ll see if that occurs.”

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Today, Jonas is taking part in a special form of dress-up — this one in Gucci, Versace and Moschino — for his Alexa cowl shoot. But he’s simply as dedicated to the couture he’s rocking to a disco soundtrack. “When it comes to model, I would like to know I can confidently put on it,” says Jonas, who certainly brings his personal swag to the funky style. 

It’s all in the identify of selling his first main big-screen function in “Devotion,” a Korean War drama whose solid consists of “Lovecraft Country” star Jonathan Majors and “Top Gun: Maverick” breakout Glen Powell.

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Jonas, who’s 33 however seems not less than a decade younger in person, performs real-life Navy hero Marty Goode in the Oscar-bait movie (in theaters now). It was an opportunity for the singer to pursue a long-buried love of appearing that he hadn’t been ready to absolutely discover whereas on the nonstop JoBros grind since 2005. And belief — it is a great distance from “Camp Rock.”

“Acting is a large ardour of mine,” he tells Alexa. “When I used to be youthful, I used to be doing appearing, nevertheless it’s been years. Being ready to immerse your self in a personality and encompass your self with nice actors is all the time one thing I beloved, however I actually didn’t have the time to say, ‘Great, yeah, that sounds superior. So when’s your movie? OK, I don’t know the place I’m gonna be at that time.’ ”

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Ironically, it was the pandemic lockdown that gave him the opening he wanted. “Naturally, touring can be put to a cease,” he remembers. “And me and the bros had been like, ‘All proper, properly, we’re gonna all do what we gotta do and care for our households and be dwelling. And that gave me time to do one thing that I used to be obsessed with for years and put myself on tape, meet administrators, meet producers, meet writers and simply form of pitch myself.”

“Devotion,” which facilities on the bond between two Navy pilots — Tom Hundner (Powell) and Jesse Brown (Majors), the primary black man to fly in fight for the US Navy — turned out to be simply the fitting ardour undertaking to propel his appearing profession. 

Jonathan Majors, Glen Powell, Thomas Sadoski, Nick Hargrove, Daren Kagasoff, Joe Jonas and Spencer Neville"Devotion".
“Devotion” solid members (from left) Jonathan Majors, Glen Powell, Thomas Sadoski, Nick Hargrove, Daren Kagasoff, Joe Jonas and Spencer Neville.
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“I used to be simply blown away and form of dumbfounded that I didn’t learn about this beforehand,” Jonas says of the story, which was based mostly on Adam Makos’ 2015 e book “Devotion: An Epic Story of Heroism, Friendship, and Sacrifice.” “And it was only a life-changing expertise.”

As a longtime pop pinup, Jonas — who additionally loaned his musical skills to the Khalid duet “Not Alone,” which performs over the closing credit of the movie — knew he had to show himself to the solid and “Devotion” director J.D. Dillard. 

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“It was fairly attention-grabbing to stroll into the room and meet all these nice actors like Jonathan Majors,” he says. “I’m saying to myself, ‘Oh, s–t , that is actual. I’m not taking part in round right here. I gotta step up to the A-game.’ And in the dialog I had with J.D. early on, I mentioned, ‘Look, I do know I’m not the primary alternative or first decide that you simply most likely would go for.’ But I mentioned, ‘Look, I’ll work so onerous for you. I’ll commit myself to do the work.’”

To assist him discover his groove, Jonas turned to a really particular appearing coach: spouse Sophie Turner, the “Game of Thrones” star. “She’s probably the most sincere, hardest critic I’ve,” he says. “We need one another to form of go on our personal journey when it comes to immersing ourselves in characters and roles, however I’d learn each scene along with her … Even if I really feel like, ‘Cool, that was good,’ she’ll be like, ‘Hmmm, you possibly can most likely do extra work.’ But simply as an inspiration, it’s unbelievable that I’m in the identical family with such a superb actress.”

Joe Jonas and Sophie Turner
Joe Jonas and his spouse, “Game of Thrones” star Sophie Turner, each grew up in the highlight and switch to one another for help. They not too long ago welcomed their second youngster.
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The star sweethearts, who met in 2016 after first connecting by way of Instagram DMs, married in 2019 and now have two kids: Willa, 2, and another daughter born in July, whose identify has not but been revealed. The couple shares a powerful bond from rising up in the limelight.

“We each began fairly younger,” says Jonas, who was raised in New Jersey. “But [we had] very totally different existence from the UK and the States, and really totally different careers.” Now, having their household as a basis helps hold him grounded in the show-biz whirlwind. Proudly gushing over his spouse, Jonas calls Turner “an incredible life associate who I can belief and be sincere with and open with and lean on when issues are very tough for me.”

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While the couple’s busy careers have taken them throughout the map — they had been based mostly in Savannah, Ga., when Jonas was filming “Devotion” — they’re now having fun with constructing their dwelling life in Miami. “People suppose that each one there may be is nightclubs and sizzling spots and, like, loopy wild seashores. There is that, in fact, however there are additionally stunning areas and quiet areas,” says Jonas, who prefers hopping from the espresso store Suite Habana Cafe to Casa Tua restaurant in Miami Beach. “And then clearly, you realize, the plus of the climate, being by the bluest water.”

Since the Jonas Brothers’ Disney days, the “Sucker” singer has all the time been a staff participant in the celebrity recreation. Not having to navigate the highlight alone has helped him keep away from changing into one other teen star turned trainwreck. 

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“We had this loopy life that we had been dwelling, this fast-paced life-style,” Jonas displays. “We had our struggles, we had our points we handled — issues individuals don’t learn about — however on the finish of the day, we had household. We had one another to take a look at and be like, ‘You good?’ We had been ready to discuss to any person. And as I received older, the gorgeous advantages of remedy helped.”

And though he’s busy selling his massive vacation movie and the “Not Alone” single, and continues to entrance his “Cake by the Ocean” facet group DNCE (they launched the summer season bop “Move” in May), Jonas isn’t planning on deserting his personal private band of brothers anytime quickly. 

“I believe DNCE is the closest factor I’ll most likely get to solo, however by no means say by no means,” he says. “I don’t actually know the place my profession is gonna take me, however I believe if I can have extra of the identical, then I’ll be blissful on the finish of the day. I’m good proper now. I’ve actually, actually been blessed.”


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