Joseph Glenn Herbert, with the stage name Jo Koy, is a Filipino-American stand-up comedian. He was a frequent panelist in Chelas Handlers round table discussion on E! This got him success. He later went on to do stand-up specials in Comedy Central and Netflix. Let us get to know more about Jo Koy and his family life.
Who is Jo Koy?
Jo Koy was born on the 2nd of June 1971, and he is 49 years old currently. Jo Koy credits his mother for his acting skills and Comedy. He began his stand-up career in Las Vegas in 1994 in a club. Jo soon moved from just an open mic event to a regular at shows like “Catch A Rising Star” at the MGM Grand Hotel and Casino. He later rented Huntridge theatre and went selling the tickets for his show door to door. Jo Koy made his way on television on the show Comics View on BET. He has also won various awards for his performances, and he has also toured in multiple cities.
Jo Koy has performed on “The Tonight Show with Jay Leno,” and he is one of the few performers who have received a standing ovation from the audience. On the 12th of June, 2020, Netflix released Jo Koy: In His Elements, a comedy special that features Filipino American comedians, D.J.s, and B-boys. Koy has also made two very successful shows on Comedy Central: “Don’t make him angry and lights out.” He is also a regular guest on many podcasts and keeps on entertaining people.
Is Jo Koy married?
Even though Jo Koy keeps funnily pointing at his life, he is entirely private. He never usually uses his relationships or anything more in his stand-ups. But there are rumors that they are dating an actress, singer, and former model Tia Carrere. But before her, he was married to Angie King, a Filipino-American Singer. They were married for a long time, but they couldn’t get it to go for long, so they divorced. They still have an excellent relationship, and Angie King still posts about Jo’s shows on her Instagram.
Where is Jo Koy Family, Wife, & Kids in Real Life?
Jo Koy and Angie King together have a son Joseph Herbert Jr. or L.J like people like to call. There isn’t a lot of information available on his son either because he wants to keep it in that way. L.J. goes to a private school, and Jo seems to be very happy providing for his family and son. For both Angie and Jo, the Filipino heritage and culture hold a lot of importance; hence L.J. is surrounded by family beliefs. So this is all that we have on Jo Koy and his family. To learn about celebrities and their lifestyle, stay tuned to World wire.
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