Joya Tillem is an American doctor based in Los Angeles, who came into limelight after marrying Hollywood actor Jon Favreau. Due to her relationship, Tillem’s fame has risen to a different level. With the success of her husband, Tillem’s fans have also increased in number.
For those who don’t know, Jon is a Hollywood actor, producer, director, as well as a screenwriter. Their relationship is highly talked about in the entertainment industry. Let’s dig deeper into their relationship and now more about Tillem. All the details right here.
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Joya Tillem: Quick Facts
May 14, 1970
Georgetown University School of Medicine, Washington
Age and Height: How Old Is Joya Tillem?
Born on May 14, 1970, Joya Tillem is 49 years as of now. Being born in the month of May, her star sign is Taurus. If it were not for her relationship with Jon, we would not have known about her at all.
To talk more about Joya, she is a beautiful lady who does not like disclosing her personal information. In fact, not much is known about her. This includes Tillem’s height, weight, and other physical attributes.
Despite the secrecy, Tillem always assists her husband in every event possible. From that, we have concluded, Joya has got stunning blue eyes and long blonde hair.
Early Life and Education
The famous wife of Jon Favreau, Tillem, was born in California, the United States of America. Late she grew up in Sonoma. Also, she was raised by her mother, Susan Tillem, and father, who belonged to the ‘Congregation Shir Shalom’ in Cotati.
Likewise, Tillem is an American who belongs to British-Irish ancestry. Sadly, there is not much information about her siblings.
As for her education, the blue-eyed woman went to Georgetown University School of Medicine. Similarly, she graduated in the year 1987.
Following her graduation, Tillem completed her medical residency at Cedars Sinai Medical Center.
Joya Tillem: Net Worth and Income- How Much Does She Earn?
Talking about her career, Joya is a certified medical professional who has earned ample amount through it. According to online sources, Joya Tillem has an estimated net worth of $1 million.
Being a professional and medical field at that, the 49-year-old Tillem makes around $207k annually as her salary. Meanwhile, her husband, Jon Favreau, has a staggering net worth of $60 million.
Also, it was reported that an American physician makes around $141,402 on an average. Coming from a medical background, the amount seems believable.
Joya Tillem: Professional Career
If you guys are thinking of watching the movies or TV shows that Joya is in, then best of luck, you won’t find it. Doctor by profession, Tillem is not one bit interested in the entertainment world.
Hence, there is not much details or information to discuss her. We have learned some tidbits regarding the profession from shows like Grey’s Anatomy and Doctor Strange. Joya’s work is just like that yet less exciting.
Ambitious and driven, Tillem excelled in academics in her school days and chose to be a doctor. After graduating from ‘Georgetown University School of Medicine,‘ the young Joya went on and specialized in internal medicine.
As of now, this immensely successful doctor is associated with the ‘Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center‘ and ‘Cedars-Sinai Medical Center‘ in Los Angeles.
Rise to Popularity: Movies and TV Shows
As mentioned above, Joya only came into limelight after marrying famous American actor Jon Favreau. Many might only know him from his work in movies like Rudy(1993), Swingers(1996), Daredevil(2003), and Couples Retreat(2009).
For the past few years, Jon has transcended from an actor to director and producer. In fact, the 53-year-old is more successful in his latter endeavors compared to his previous one.
However, he did not get immense success right away as expected. As a matter of fact, when he first met Joya in 1995, Jon was still a struggling actor. His only achievements in the movie industry were playing small parts in movies, including Batman Forever(1995).
But this all changed once he changed his career path and leaned more towards directing and producing. In 2003, Jon directed and acted in Elf, which is one of the highest-grossing movies of all time.
After that, nobody Jon became the man to be watched by the media. Jon’s life took a turn for a good. As his popularity started to grow, so did his success. Favreau went on to work as a director and executive producer for Marvel, owned by Disney.
The immense success of Iron Man(2008) and Iron Man 2(2010), put him on the pedestal of the cinema industry as the top producer-director. From then on, Favreau has been a part of blockbuster hits like Jungle Book(2016), Avengers: Infinity War(2018), Avengers: Age of Ultron(2015),Avengers: Endgame(2019), and so on.
Personal Life and Husband: Is Joya Tillem Married?- Children
As of now, it is no secret that Joya Tillem is the wife of a famous Hollywood director, producer, and actor Jon Favreau. Because of his work in movies like Avengers and Iron Man, the director/producer has achieved great success in his career. Even if you are not a movie fan, you know just how much craze there is of the Marvel movies.
However, it was not always the case. Before the young Jon was a struggling actor, trying his best to make a name for himself. When he first met Tillema, Jon was still struggling and had only appeared in a few movies. That also a cameo.
But once his career took a turn for good, so did his popularity. Now the media focus was on him and his lovely wife, Joya Tillema. Likewise, the doctor used to assist Favreau in his red carpet events, which garnered the attention of many alike.
The striking beauty captured the hearts of many, and soon Joya saw herself getting followed by media and the public. Amidst all these, the happy couple tied the knot on November 24, 2000, after dating for many years.
Their loved ones and family attended the beautiful wedding and gave their blessings. Soon after, on July 25, 2001, Joya gave birth to their son and named him Max Favreau.
Similarly, two years later, the couple welcomed their daughter, Madeleine Favreau, in April 2003. As if they were not happy already, the duo again added a new member to their family.
Yes, the Favreau family was joined by the new member, Brighton Rose Favreau, on August 30, 2003. Since then, the lovely duo has been taking care of their children and raising them well in their residence located in the States.
Social Media Presence
Unfortunately, the wife of Jon Favreau and the mother of three children, Joya is not active in any social media accounts. It seems the capable doctor is either busy with her professional career or busy taking care of her family.