Versatile stand-up comedian Jo Koy is already a father of one child.
And he has strange things happening in his life. Let's try sorting out his personal and professional matters related to his wife, love for his son and much more.
Caption: Comedy Special "Ting Ting" | Jo Koy: Don't Make Him Angry
Ex-wife, Divorce, and Son:
Jo has a habit of keeping things secret and confidential. He was married but as of now, he has no wife. Yes! He is divorced. There are no relevant sources that have disclosed the identity of his ex-wife except himself.
Caption: Joy with his son, 2009
Caption: Joy with his son, 2009
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Clearly, we can see that his son means the world to him and everyone knows what children mean to their parents. Bless the two of you.
He has committed his ex-wife to stay in a healthy relationship for the sake of their son. He even pays a high amount in child support to his ex wife. Jo never entertains questions about his ex-wife, not even her name, during his stage performances. "Mother of my son," "ex-wife" and "former girlfriend" are the terms that he prefers to use when it comes to referring her. He hasn't even revealed her name. Even on valentine's day (2009) he said:
I am so thankful for the mother of my son. She’s given me the most important person in my life – my son. I thank her for taking good care of him while I’m away and on the road, being a good mom to him and friend to me.
Parents have immense love and affection for their child and Yes! Jo Koy is no exception. He loves and gets inspired by his offspring and has immense gratitude for his kid.
My son is at Michael Jordan's basketball camp. I'm here too, dressed as an 11 yr old. Hope nobody notices. pic.twitter.com/XZpNGbvzwR— Jo Koy (@Jokoy) August 3, 2014
He reckons his son as the funniest guy he knows. He wants to keep his personal and dating life as silent as possible for the sake of his son.
Moreover, no reports on the cause of separation between him and his ex-wife have been found.
Girlfriend and Rumors:
Jo Koy, @jokoy, has been reportedly witnessed numerous times with other girls, but the exact source that will verify such reports doesn't exist. Though it may not be a genuine rumor, it is believed that he was once dating Tia Carrere, @TiaCarrere, an American actress of movies and TV shows, according to bijog.com. But they are just rumors and not concrete statements. His dating life after his divorce has also been a mystery.
Even though some rumors have proclaimed him a gay, however, a majority of the people have voted him to be a straight man, not gay or homosexual.
Caption: Jo Koy and Tia Carrere share a frame together.
Also, if you follow him over on Instagram, you shall be able to see him with a lady named Amy Bray who as per his posts has a lot of meaning to his life and ths, one can guess that he might be in some sort of a romantic connection with him. the pictures below posted on his Instagram account shall help shed more light on this.
No matter what the connection between them is, they do love adorable together.
Here in this post, he wishes a very happy birthday to the love of his life, Bray, which is a clear giveaway that he might be in a romantic bonding with her.
Joe is a satirical comedian who frequently tours the college circuit and performs in clubs across the country. He was also known for appearing on the sketch comedy show, Chelsea Lately, as a regular panelist. It can be said that he is very hard working in his works and makes no compromises when it comes to his professional life and thus, this talented and determined comedian is said to have a staggering net worth of $1.5 million USD.
Jo Koy has a mixed ethnicity with texture from his Filipino mother and European-American father. Jo left the school to give a full-time focus in comedy. Born on June 2, 1971 in Tacoma, Washington, Joe is currently a Los Angeles resident. His career as a stand-up comedian begun in 1994 at Las Vegas coffee house. He is also involved with The Lupus Foundation, which aims to serve the community and bring awareness.
The most embarrassing point of his comedy career was when he got bashed by the gay community for his gay jokes in 2011.
Caption: Joe Koe has done a lot for Lupus patients, 2014
Source: Lupus Foundation of America, Youtube#Stand-up comic #Chelsea Lately