Daphne Joy is well known as a model, entrepreneur, host, and actor of Filipino origin. She has modeled swimsuit for the likes of OMG Miami swimwear and later launched her holiday collection. The famed model has graced the covers of BlackMen Magazine, Smooth Magazine, SHOW Magazine, and many more. Ed Hardy Swim Campaign featured her in 2009 and she has also appeared on King Magazine.
As an actress, Daphne Joy debuted on the set of Nick Cannon Presents: Wild ‘N Out – an MTV TV show which began in 2007. Her other television appearances include the likes of Criminal Minds, CSI: Las Vegas, and Curb Your Enthusiasm. Daphne had a cameo appearance in the television movie titled Venice Heat, as well as the horror film Frankenhood. However, her most prominent role was accomplished on the set of Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides where she portrayed a mermaid. Additionally, she has been featured in a few music videos by top musicians like Ne-Yo and Akon.
Daphne Joy’s Biography
She was born as Daphne Joy Cervantes Narvaez in Olongapo, the Philippines on the 8th of February 1987. She is the offspring of a Puerto Rican father and a Filipino mother though their identities have never been revealed; it is not equally known if she has siblings or is an only child. A better part of her formative years was spent in the Philippines before moving to LA with her family at the age of seven.
No details exist on her academic qualifications, though the records captured that her high school days were eventful with the young model playing active roles in dance groups, cheerleading team, choir and also took part in talent shows.
Daphne Joy’s Family
Information on Daphne Joy’s immediate family is sadly lacking in the public space. The records only reveal that she is of mixed ancestry with a Filipino mum and a Puerto Rican dad. Daphne is quite unlike other celebs that have their family pictures uploaded on social media, from what is obvious, she is taking extreme measures to protect her family from public attention.
Other Things To Know About 50 cent’s Ex
Daphne Joy has been involved in a lot of high profile relationship with a good number of celebrities like Tyrese Gibson, Peter J. Nygard, and Rob Kardashian. However, it is her dalliance with the famed hip hop star 50 Cents that lasted the longest as well as made the headlines.
Their relationship took off after the model called it quits with Tyrese Gibson. Daphne Joy who is well known for her series of short span love affairs dated 50 Cents long enough for him to father a son named Sire Jackson with her in 2012. Their love endured for all of two years, but the birth of their son seemed to be a wakeup call for them to go their separate ways, and thus, their relationship hit the rocks following accusations of domestic abuse and vandalism leveled against 50 Cents by Daphne. Though they are no longer an item, the former lovers still keep in touch for the sake of their son whom they co-parent.
People would naturally think that Daphne Joy’s abusive relationship with 50 Cents would engender an aversion to a future romantic relationship with the opposite sex, but the reverse is the case. The beautiful model wasted no time in putting the past behind her and has gone ahead to take another chance at love with vocalist Jason Derulo in the picture soon after the exit of 50 Cent. The duo was spotted holidaying in Mexico, precisely on a beach where they were photographed kissing. But then, that particular relationship went the same way as others when they called it quits after seven months without any cogent reason. As of this writing, no one is privy to the identity of whichever man is in the model’s life, if indeed there is any.
Daphne Joy started her modeling career as early as the age of 17 and has been gracing screens as well as pages of popular magazine till date. She has also proven to be a shrewd businesswoman with her Daphne Joy for Abyss by Abby Collection swimwear line. For her efforts in the world of show biz, the beautiful model has a net worth in excess of $1.2 million.
Daphne Joy stands at a height of 5 feet 6 inches with a commensurate 52 kg in body mass. Her bust hip and waist measurements are summarized as 37-23-35 inches. The beautiful model has dark brown eyes.