One of the interesting traits of Hollywood is, the sky is big enough for anyone to make something of themselves. Whatever you would like to be, and whatever your talent might be, you can always trust you will find a place in the biggest entertainment industry in the world. So far, Daphne Joy has found her place as a model, an actress, and TV host.
Aside from her work in the above-named categories, Daphne Joy is also quite the entrepreneur with her own clothing line and she is also known for her relationship with one of hip hop’s most popular personalities, 50 Cent.
Daphne Joy was born on 8th of February, 1987 as Daphne Joy Cervantes Narvaez to mixed parents in Olonpago, Philippines. She spent seven years in her home country before her parents relocated to Los Angeles, where she has called home ever since.
Details of her childhood background, especially her basic education are unknown but we know she was a member of her high school’s cheerleading team, and her life as a member of the world of performing arts began at high school where she participated in the school’s choir, theater, and dance group.
Shortly before she graduated high school, she began her modeling career at the age of 17 and has remained a model ever since, expanding into other aspects of show business.
In her modeling resume, she has modeled for a number of brands and magazines, including popular magazines like Maxim, Esquire, and GQ. Also, a lingerie model, Daphne Joy has modeled for a number of lingerie and swimsuit brands, as shown by her Instagram page, @daphnejoy, where she has over 1.4 million followers.
Apart from modeling, Daphne Joy is also an actress who has appeared in minor roles in movies like Venice Heat, Frankenhood, Setup, and Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides where she appeared as a mermaid. Her other onscreen appearances include music videos for various artists like Neyo, Flo Rida, Omarion, Rihanna, E-40 and a couple more others.
Daphne Joy’s professional career also includes the ownership of her own clothing line, OMG Miami Swimwear, putting her knowledge of fashion designing to use by creating the clothing brand.
Daphne Joy’s Net Worth
Daphne Joy has been in show business since she was 17 years of age and since then, she has worked as an actress, a model, and an entrepreneur with her own clothing line.
Although she might not be a mainstream star with global popularity, her accomplishments in the business have earned her an estimated net worth of $1.2 million.
Relationship with 50 Cent
Daphne Joy status as a beautiful woman who is in public eye has made her a well sought-after romantic partner by a number of her celebrity peers. She has been known to be involved with personalities such as Peter J. Nygard, Tyrese Gibson, Rob Kardashian, and Jason Derulo.
However, of all her high-profile relationships, it is her relationship with 50 Cent that has made the most news. Not only due to the status of 50 Cent as one of hip hop’s most popular names but also as a result of the seriousness of their relationship.
The couple reportedly began dating sometime after her relationship with Tyrese Gibson and after a couple of years, in 2012, they had a child who they named Sire Jackson.
The birth of the child by the couple suggests they were ready to go all the way but the couple parted ways shortly after the birth of the child, with Daphne Joy accusing 50 Cent of vandalism and domestic abuse.
Despite no longer being in a relationship, both Daphne Joy and 50 Cent continue to be co-parents to their child, as shown by their respective social media pages.
When it comes to Daphne Joy’s family, there is very little information available about the familial background and her relationship with members of her family.
Despite the suggestions of her name, she is a mixed-race woman, born to a Puerto Rican father and a Filipino mother.
Unlike other celebrities, who occasionally post pictures of their family in celebration or appreciation of their family, Daphne Joy hasn’t done that so far and appears to be going to extreme lengths to keep her family away from media attention.