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Who is Joya Tillem? Some Untold Facts About Jon Favreau’s Wife

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Joya Tillem is an American physician and professor who is famous as the wife of Hollywood film director, producer, and actor, Jon Favreau. Although she has a strong presence in her profession as a doctor, she gained great fame and eventually fame after her marriage to actor Jon Favreau.

With over 20 years of marriage, the couple still seem pretty strong in their relationship. In addition, the couple also has three more children from their marital relationship.

Let’s learn more about her career, relationship and net worth in 2022 in this article.

Joya Tillem Bio: Early Life, Upbringing, Parents

Jon Favreau’s wife Joya Tillem was born on May 14, 1970. She grew up in an American household with her mother Susan Tillem and father John Tillem. Although she has not revealed much about her family, Joya’s parents are said to belong to the ‘Shir Shalom Congregation’ in Cotati.

Talking about her education, she has very strong academics. An outstanding student from an early age, Joya decided to pursue a profession as a physician and attended Georgetown University School of Medicine, Washington DC. She eventually did her medical residency at Cedars Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles, California.

Joya Tillem is married to husband Jon Favreau

As we mentioned above, Joya is a married woman. She is married to popular actor, screenwriter, director and producer Jon Tillem. They married on November 24, 2000 and have been together ever since.

Joya and Jon reportedly first met in 1995, when Jon had just entered the Hollywood film industry. They even dated for a while before actually walking down the aisle.

Joya Tillem and Jon Favreau at the London Premiere of Iron Man
Joya Tillem and Jon Favreau at the London Premiere of Iron Man

Like any couple, the duo has continuously supported each other and shared a great chemistry as well. Joya Tillem has even attended several Hollywood events along with her popular husband Jon. They were even seen posing together at the premiere of Iron Man, at the Hassler Hotel, in Rome, Italy.

She is the mother of children

Joya Tillem and her husband have welcomed three children, two daughters and a son. Her first child Max Favreau was born on July 25, 2001. And the most interesting thing is that Max has already made his debut with a performance in Iron Man 2and The Jungle Book

Likewise, her second child, a daughter, Madeleine Favreau, was born in April 2003, and the youngest, Brighton Rose Favreau, was born on August 30, 2006.

Well, the family of five lives a beautiful life of luxury.

Tillem’s husband Jon is a successful actor

Joya’s beautiful husband is one of the successful Hollywood personalities. He is also an actor, screenwriter, writer and director. Started out as an actor in the 1992 movie people!, in a minor role as a taxi driver, he has appeared in numerous films to date.

Some of his most successful roles include in Rudy (1993), swingers (1996), very bad things (1998), The Substitutions (2000), daredevil (2003), The break up (2006), Couples Retreat (2009), and chef (2014).

Joya and Jon married in November 2000
Joya and Jon married in November 2000

Likewise, Jon has also directed some successful films. He made his directorial debut with Created in 2001. In 2005 he directed Zathura: A space adventure. However, his great success as a director came with: Iron Man in 2008 and Iron Man 2 in 2010.

Some of his other works as a director include: Cowboys and Aliens (2011), chef (2014), The Jungle Book (2016), The lionking (2019).

Joya Tillem is not on social media

Unlike most celebrities out there, Joya is not active on any social media platforms. It seems that she is quite busy with her profession and career as a doctor.

On the other hand, her husband Jon, an actor and director, is quite popular in the social field. As of 2022, he has about 2.5 million followers on his official Instagram account. Likewise, he has over 2.3 million followers on his official Twitter account also.

Net value

As a successful doctor, Joya undoubtedly earns a decent salary and has quite a good net worth. Unfortunately, she has not yet disclosed the exact amount.

However, Jon is quite open about his wealth. He reportedly has a total of about $100 million in net worth, according to Celebrity Net Worth.


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