Joy Behar Bio, Age, Career, Net Worth, Salary, Height, Weight

Joe Behar, born on 7th October 1942 inWillimsburg, USA, is well-known as humor QUEEN in the world of television. She is known by as an actress, comedian, host on talk shows on TV and a writer. In addition to these fields, she also works as a teacher. She has hosted in several TV talk shows like “The Joy Behar Show”, “Last Night Show”, and “THE VIEW”, which is the most famous show among all. With a slow start of her professional career as a teacher, she continues her struggle to skilled herself for the entertainment world,from where she becomes popular.

Joy Behar Parents, Early Life

Behar is the only child of Rose Occhiuto, and Gino Occhiuto. Her father was a truck driver at that time. Her both parents were very hard working, and, she was raised in between very large and working-class family. She enjoyed her childhood and teenage with her parents and extended family as well. She was happily living child.

Joy Behar Education Details

She did her schooling at Washington Irving High school, after that she studied sociology at Queens College, of New York. In 1964 she graduated from Queens College, and enrolled in Stony Brook University. She earned M.A degree in 1966.Afterward she started teaching English at Linden Trust Senior High School.

Joy Behar Career Details

Although she was not interesting in teaching but with quality of education she taught English and continued this job till 1979. She was interested in acting and in her leisure time, she used to study acting. Joy Behar than smoothly started her career in entertainment industry and started to work as a comedian in several comedian clubs for many years until she stand-up herself as best comedian. During this she joins to the “GOOD MORNING AMERICA” as a receptionist. After participating in various comedy clubs throughout 1980s, she starts to appear on TV movies like “baby boom”.

Joy Behar Dating History And Marriage Details

As her career, she is much focused and involved in her marriage life as well. Her personal life doesn’t have any effect on her career or her career life doesn’t have any effect on her personal life. She got married to Joseph Behar a university professor in 1965, and set up their home in Island, and she give birth to a baby girl namely Eve. She is the only her child of her with Joseph Behar. Later they divorced in1981.

Meanwhile, Joy Behar gets into a good relation with Steve Janowitzian, and they have been married since 2011. She spends a happy life with her family and she used to gossip regarding Steve Janowitian with good humor. Her husband has a great support for many of her achievements and they both are good at their relationship as well.

Joy Behar Net Worth And Salary Details

Fortune and her efforts, makes Joy Behar the lucky person in the world of television. She is well-off and her wealth has enabled her to live a luxurious life.With the honor to host “THE VIEW” for decades, her estimated wealth is more than any other Co-host of “THE VIEW”. She made a significant investment in real estate; she gradually modifies her living standard, and has a luxurious life now.She sells out her old house and purchases a new one for $4.75 million. Being a comedian, writer, actress and host of talk shows, she earns good salary. She has a net worth of $30 million. She is paid a salary of $7 million for co-hosting of “THE VIEW” per year. Behar has hosted a number of shows on various networks, and she is good actress and writer as well, all of these professions make her strong economically.

Joy Behar Body Measurements

Her physical appearance has great significance for being a famous actress. She is a good looking and smart lady, with short brown hair, brown eyes and her face color is white. Her height is 5ft and weighing 60kg.She is physically fit.


Being an actress she plays role in many movies like “HIDDING OUT”, “THIS IS MY LIFE”, “LOVE IS ALL THERE”, “HALL PASS”, and “ICE AGE: CONTINENTAL DRIFT”. She works on television series and some of the TV series includes “THE ROCK”, “SPIN CITY”.

Joy Behar made many of the documentaries and comedy shows some of them are “me my mouth and I”, “the yellow brick rod”, “comedy tonight”, and “Wisecracks”. Behar has also authored many books including children books and books which address political issues.
Due to her extraordinary experiences and good performances she has been given many awards. She was awarded by “Daytime Emmy award “due to her outstanding talk show: “The View”, “Glaad Media Award”, “people choice Award”, “Excellence in media award”.

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