An actor known for his recurring role as Joey on the TV series My Name is Earl, Joey Diaz is a multitalented actor who has made a mark in the industry with his performance. Joey loves storytelling and it is reflected in his roles whether films or on stage. He is known for his rough, tough and hilarious acts. He has never failed to impress the audience with his performance in every role he plays. You may know about his professional life, how much do you know about his personal life?
Let’s look into how his personal life looks like: Age, Wife, Net Worth, tour, podcast, the longest yard, stand up.
Caption: Joey look very much professional in the picture
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Moving towards his early life, Joey was born on February 19, 1963, in Cuba. When he was at the age of three, he along with his family moved to New York City. In the 1970s at the age of seven, he and his mother relocated to North Bergen, New Jersey. Unfortunately, he lost his father when he was three years old and mother when he was at the age of fifteen. He was taken in by four families around New Jersey during small age but his reckless nature got him into trouble and he had to move from here and there. Currently, he is running at the age of fifty-five.
Joey and his mother relocated to North Bergen, New Jersey after his father’s death. There he attended McKinley School and North Bergen High School. He won awards for performing arts in school and he graduated in 1982. In 1985, he left New Jersey and returned to Colorado to study economics at the University of Colorado at Boulder. Talking about his career, he was arrested for kidnapping and aggravated robbery. There he used to perform stand-up routines for his fellow imitates. Diaz performed his first routine on June 18, 1991, at the Comedy Works in Denver. After developing his act, Diaz entered the Beck’s Amateur Comedy Competition and won there. Diaz went to participate in a similar contest in Seattle, Washington. In 1995, he left Colorado for Los Angles, California to make a successful comedy. Joey also performed his standup in his hometown of North Bergen for charity. After quitting comedy he became a salesman in 2009, Joey was introduced as a comedian who encouraged him to co-host a new comedy podcast Beauty and Da Beast. On September 2, 2012, he released his own audio and video podcast.
Caption: Joey Diaz at a radio show
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Joey Diaz always kept his personal life private and secrete. He doesn’t speak much about his personal life on the media. However, it was revealed that he was married to Terrie Diaz in 2009 after divorcing his first wife in 1991. The couple has a daughter named Mercy Diaz. Joey and his wife have been married for eight years and their relationship has been doing well. Talking about his net worth, he has a net worth of 500,000 dollars.
Caption: Joey Diaz posted a picture on his Twitter account with the caption: Superbad Daddy and Mercy….have a great day
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There is no any information provided about his awards and achievements which indicates that he is not awarded for any awards till date.
He has done several films and TV shows during his career. In 1998, he played in movies called BASEketball. In his 2000s, he played in movies like American Gun, Analyze That, Spider-Man 2, Taxi, A Fine Line, The Longest Yard, 18 Fingers of Death, Smiley Face, White Pants, The Dark Knight, Boiler Maker, Redemption, The Deported and many more. He has played ole in TV series like Mad TV, ER, Frank TV, Law, and Order, How I Met Your Mother, Murder, Everybody Hates Chris, Maron, TripTank, The Dog Who Saved Christmas and many more. His comedy show includes Live at the 3 Clubs in Hollywood, It’s Either You or the Priest, The Blue Album, Savage Dad, Socially Unacceptable, How I Got Into Comedy, Crime Stories and many more. He also worked as a writer in 1st Amendment Stand Up and BET’s ComicView.
Caption: Joey Diaz in movie The Cult Classic
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Moving towards his social networking sites, his Facebook has 15k likes and followers on Facebook. His Instagram has 338k followers and he has posted 1478 pictures till now. He has 402k followers on Twitter and has 51.3k twits which shows he is very much active on Twitter.0 0
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