Who is Onward Wanna aka Javon Walton? Meet Euphoria's Ashtray

Amber Peake January 13, 2022
Who is Onward Wanna aka Javon Walton? Meet Euphoria's Ashtray
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Following the premiere of Euphoria season 2 last weekend, the latest instalment saw the return of some season 1 mainstays, including Fez’s little brother Ashtray.

Ashtray is portrayed by Javon Walton, aka Onward Wanna. As the star returns for the new season, fans are curious to know more about actor and boxer Onward Wanna.

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Who is Euphoria star Onward Wanna aka Javon Walton?

Javon “Wanna” Walton, known on social media as Onward Wanna, is an up and coming actor and boxer.

Walton, who has been boxing since the age of four, was catapulted into the spotlight in 2017 as he appeared on TV personality Steve Harvey’s show Steve. He went on to join the cast of Euphoria in 2019 as he played Ashtray, the younger brother of Fezco.

Despite his rising star status in the world of acting, he has continued his passion for boxing and, as per his Instagram bio, he aims to be a “future world champion.”

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How old is the acting and boxing star?

Javon Walton is currently 15 years old, having celebrated his latest birthday in July.

When he appeared on Steve Harvey’s show in 2017 he was 11 years old and had already made a name for himself in the sporting world as he already held multiple state championship titles for boxing and gymnastics.

Reflecting on his achievements, the young star admitted he has always been driven to succeed. Chatting to SPIN in October 2021, he explained: “From such a young age, I’ve had this passion for whatever I do to just do it to the max.”

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What else has Javon Walton been in?

Away from his breakthrough role on Euphoria, Javon Walton has featured in Amazon Prime series Utopia and voiced Pugsley Addams in 2021 film The Addams Family 2.

2022 will also see Walton star in upcoming release Samaritan alongside Rocky legend Sylvester Stallone.

As well as his growing acting credits, Walton has kept up his boxing and this week announced on Instagram he won a regional match and hopes to represent Georgia in the Silver Golden Gloves:

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Amber is a freelance writer on The Focus who mainly covers anything celeb, music, and entertainment related. Having graduated with a BA (Hons) in Journalism from Brunel University in 2020, she has spent the last two years reporting the latest celeb news and pop culture trends across leading and national publishers. Starting her career at Express.co.uk as a showbiz reporter, Amber began contributing on The Focus in 2021. As well as her work on the site, she has also written across other GRV Media publications, including both Reality Titbit and HITC. When she's not scrolling endlessly on TikTok, you'll find Amber wrapped up in yet another DIY crafting project.