Joy Behar Husband, Divorce, Salary and Net Worth

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Joy Behar Husband, Divorce, Salary and Net Worth

Quick Information

Date of Birth/Birthday October 07, 1942
Age 81 Years 7 Month(s)
Nationality American
Profession/Occupation Comedian
Working For/Engaged On ABC talk show
Husband/Spouse Joseph Behar (Divorced), Steve Janowitz
Married Yes
Divorced Yes
Boyfriend/Dating Not Now
Gay/Lesbian No
Ethnicity White
Net Worth $8 Million Dollars
Height/Tall 1.67 m
Weight N/A
Children/Kids Eve Behar
Body Measurements N/A

You have rightly landed on the right page to read about Joy Behar. Born on the 7th of October, 1942 in Williamsburg, Brooklyn, Joy Behar has made her presence known among the numerous TV personalities of today. She is one of the most popular TV personalities in any channels. Overnight has spent more than her half of age in this sector. At this age, she is actively making her presence known.

She has an estimated net worth of $8 million dollars including an annual salary of $500 thousand dollars. When she buys a new house, this also makes the news!

Joy is an actress, comedian, writer as well as the co-host of the popular program, “The View,” which is broadcasted on ABC Channel. Having an interest in the field from a very young age, she got a B.A. in Sociology and M.A. in English which shaped her career later.

It is good to know that in her early days, she worked as an English teacher.

Talking about her career, she started on TV in the early 1980s. She was a standup comedian at ABC as well as at NBC. She has appeared in many programs such as “The New Show” and “Good Morning America.” Not only that, but she also got the chance to work at “Baby Room,” broadcasted from NBC. She has also hosted a radio talk show at WABC. 

As mentionable as it is, her popularity increased over-night from the program “The View.” She got the job at ABC in 1997 and became the host of this program. For this program, she even won Daytime Emmy Award along with her co-hosts. She has also appeared on the CNN program “Larry King Live.” Later on, she got the offer to host “The Joy Behar Show” in 2009.

This program was a great hit and became the 2nd highest rated show on the entire network. She appeared in yet another popular talk show, “Joy Behar: Say Anything!”

She has also appeared in the movie “Hall Pass” as Dr. Lucy, which was premiered in 2011. Besides her hosting capabilities, she has also made her name in the acting industry. She has appeared in various theaters. She is also the author of the book “Joy Shtick,” which was published in 1999.

Age hasn’t hindered Joy to work for the industry she loved forever. At the age of 73, she is still actively involved in this sector.

In her young age, she was one of the hottest TV personalities. Her hot and sexy legs have captivated many people at that time. Regarding her height, she is 5 feet 6 inches tall. She has got first body measurements, even today. As she is of Italian American descent, she can fluently speak the Italian language as well.

She married Joseph Behar in 1965. After 16 years of marriage, they got divorced in 1981. After her divorce, she got into a relationship with Steve Janowitz. After their long relationship from 1982, she made Steve her husband in 2011.

Reach to her and stay updated about her activities from social media! She is very popular on social networking sites such as Facebook and Twitter. She has many fans on Twitter. If you are also a fan of her, you can follow her to stay updated.


A big thank you to my basket of dependables for making @theviewabc the great show that it is! #view20

A photo posted by Joy Behar (@joyvbehar) on

You can find her biography on both IMDB and Wikipedia. Her bikini pictures can also be found on the web.