Max Favreau is an American star child, best known for being the first child of Jon Favreau. His father is an American actor, director and comedian who has been active in the entertainment world since 1988. Jon is best known for his contribution to the Marvel Cinematic Universe as a filmmaker.
Many of us may not know it, but Max has also worked in some of his father’s films. Do you remember the young wolf in the 2016 movie, The Jungle Book? Well, the star boy lent his voice to the young wolf in the movie.
While Jon never has a problem entertaining his fans with blockbuster hits and on-screen appearances, the famous filmmaker prefers not to communicate in the media about his family, including his children or any life partner. So let’s try to examine every detail about Jon Favreau’s eldest son, Max Favreau; his upbringing, what the star child is doing now, his mother and others.
Max Favreau was born in the United States: his family details
Max Favreau was born on July 25, 2001 in the United States of America under the zodiac sign Leo. He holds US citizenship and belongs to white ethnicity. As of 2022, his age is 21.
Max is the firstborn child of Jon Favreau and his wife Joya Tillem. His father, Jon, is an actor, director and comedian, while his mother, Joya, is a doctor by profession.
Not only his father, but also his great-grandmother, Joan Favreau (actress) was also from the showbiz industry. More into his family details, Favreau is the grandson of Charles Favreau and Susan Tillem.
Does he have brothers or sisters?
Max is the first child and only son in the Favreau family. He is the eldest of three siblings. His parents welcomed his first sibling, Madeleine Favreau on Apr 21, 2003.
The famous son has another sister named Brighton Favreau. The youngest of the three siblings was born on August 30, 2006 at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles. She weighed 6 lbs., 13 oz., and measured 18.5 inches at the time of her birth.
The Popularity of Max Favreau’s Dad in Hollywood
The father of 21-year-old Max is a very popular name in the Hollywood film industry who has spent more than three decades working as an actor, comedian and filmmaker. For the past fourteen years, Favreau has been significantly involved with Marvel Cinematic Universe.
In the year 2008, Jon made his Marvel debut with the movie Iron Man. He directed the film and also played the role of Harold “Happy” Hogan in the superhero film starring Robert Downey Jr., Gwyneth Paltrow and Jeff Bridges.
After the success of his first MCU movie, he served as an actor, director and executive producer for other masterpieces such as Iron Man 2, The Avengers, Iron Man 3and Avengers: Age of Ultron. In addition, his other blockbusters include the Spider Man franchise, Infinite War, Endgameand chef.
From 2019 to 2022, Favreau worked on the Star Wars Disney+ series, The Mandalorian as creator, director and one of the executive producers. He then contributed as a writer and executive producer on the spin-off series, Boba Fett’s book. The owner of Fairview Entertainment also hosted the TV cooking series, The Chef Show (2019-2020).
Where is Max Favreau now? His career
Jon’s son Max currently lives in Hollywood, Los Angeles, USA. As for his career, according to IMDB, Max also works as an actor. For the first time the famous child worked in the film, G-force providing his voice to the character of Mice.
Max went on to play an uncredited role of Expo Kid/Peter Parker in the MCU superhero movie, Iron Man 2. However, the truth was revealed by English actor Tom Holland in an interview during the promotion of the film, Spider-Man: Far From Home.
In addition, according to his IMDb profile, Max lent his voice to the young wolf in The Jungle Book (2016). Favored by his father, Favreau along with his sisters shared the screen with Neel Sethi, Bill Murray and Ben Kingsley.
His parents’ relationship: how long have they been together?
It’s been nearly three decades since Max’s parents, Jon Favreau and Joya Tillem, have been together. Talking about their first meeting, they met in the year 1995. At that time, the star boy’s father had just started his journey in the field of entertainment.
In one of his interviews, the actor revealed that his classic car played the role of cupid during his courtship. What happened was, after shooting his first hit movie, swingers, he bought a used Cadillac DeVille sedan, the same car his grandfather used. He later found out that his then-wife and mother-in-law were impressed with his choice of car, which really helped in their first relationship.
Favreau and Tillem then dated for a few years before getting into a relationship. Finally they exchanged vows on Nov 24, 2000. Since their marriage, the duo has been living a blissful life. Like any true life partner, they have always been there for each other no matter what.
The couple often performs together in public. They were spotted at various events, such as the premiere of Iron Man, at the Hassler Hotel, in Rome, Italy.
How rich is Max Favreau?
Undoubtedly, the star child lives a luxurious lifestyle. He enjoys all the lavish facilities that his father, actor-director and mother doctor offer. Meanwhile, Max’s father Jon Favreau has an estimated net worth of $100 million, according to Celebrity Net Worth.
In 2010, Jon Favreau received a $12 million salary from the movie Iron Man (director and producer). He also made $172,000 for serving as a White House employee and earned a $10 million income from the film, Cowboys and Aliens.
Is Max Dating Someone?
Although the star child belongs to such a prominent family, Max is quite confidential when it comes to his personal life. He is not active on social media nor on any tabloids about his dating life.
So as of 2022, we cannot confirm the relationship status that Max has.
- 1 Max Favreau was born in the United States: his family details
- 2 The Popularity of Max Favreau’s Dad in Hollywood
- 3 Where is Max Favreau now? His career
- 4 His parents’ relationship: how long have they been together?
- 5 How rich is Max Favreau?
- 6 Is Max Dating Someone?