Joya Tillem is a professional doctor who got exposed to the limelight as the wife of famous producer, director, and actor Jon Favreau. The media and the general public have been interested in the 51-year-old Joya even before she and Jon married in 2000.   

Quick Info
Full NameJoya Tillem
Birth Date14th of May, 1970
Birth PlaceCalifornia, United States
MotherSusan Tillem
Height5 feet and 7 inches (1.7 meters)
Weight55 kilograms (121 lbs)
Body Measurement34B-24-36 inches
HusbandJon Favreau
KidsMax Favreau
Madeleine Favreau
Brighton Rose Favreau.
Net Worth$1 million
Joya Tillemn
American doctor Joya Tillemn

Early Life

Joya was born on the 14th of May, 1970, with the name Joya Tillem, in California, United States. Mr. Tillem and his mother Susan Tillem raised her in a happy environment in Sonoma. Furthermore, Her parents belong to a Britain-Irish ancestry.  More details about her family like her father’s name or siblings’ information are unknown to the public, however, Legendpeeps will update you about it as soon as possible.


Talking about her educational qualifications, Tillem started her elementary education in her hometown. For further education, she chose the Georgetown University School of Medicine and successfully graduated with an Honors degree in Internal Medicine. Judging by how hard studying Medicine is, we can easily predict that Joya was a smart and bright student. 

Physical Statistics

The beautiful wife of Jon has a fit body and looks very attractive. She stands at a height of 5 feet and 7 inches (1.7 meters) and weighs around 55 kilograms (121 lbs). Furthermore, Tillem goes hiking as a hobby and loves doing cardio and yoga and body measurement of 34B-24-36 inches clearly shows that she is a fitness freak. Her beautiful pair of hazel eyes and blonde hair make her look even more beautiful and perfect.

Joya Tillem
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Nationality and Religion

Joya Tillem is an American by nationality being born in the Western side of the United States. However, her root is not American as her ancestors are mixed British and Irish. Talking about religion, she follows the Christianity religion. Also, Joya is a May Taurus.


Joya received her degree in Internal Medicine from the Georgetown University School of Medicine. She then completed her medical residency at the Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, which is a non-profit Medical center based in Los Angeles, California. She still works at the Cedars-Sinai Medical center and also is a doctor at the Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical center.

About Husband Jon Favreau

Jon Favreau is a 54-year-old American director, producer, actor, and screenwriter. You may recognize him from his strong presence in the Marvel Cinematic Universe. He has produced and directed hit movies like the Iron Man film series, The Avengers series, The Jungle Book, and The Lion King. 

Jon won the 2009 Saturn Awards Best Director award for his excellent direction in the movie Iron Man. He also won the Visual Effects Society Awards’ Lifetime Achievement award in 2018. A year later, he won the Saturn Awards’ The Visionary Award. 

Personal Life

While Jon was still struggling in his professional acting career, he met the independent and beautiful woman Joya Tillem and they eventually started dating. The couple then happily married on the 24th of November, 2000. 

Joya Tillem
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Joya got pregnant with their first child around that time and in July the next year, they gave birth to a handsome son Max Favreau. The couple then welcomed their second child, a daughter named Madeleine Favreau in April of 2003. Their happy family got one more addition in 2006 when a beautiful daughter was born. The couple named her Brighton Rose Favreau. 

All three of their children followed their father’s footsteps and have involved themselves in the entertainment industry since a young age. We may one day get to recognize Jon and Joya as the parents of their children.

Net Worth

The 51-year-old Tillem has been working as a doctor for quite a long time now and we all know doctors make pretty good money. Her net worth is estimated to be around $1 million, where most of her earnings come from her professional career. Her husband Jon Favreau has an estimated net worth of $100 million.