Joey Lauren Adams is a trendy American actress who has also directed a few very successful Hollywood movies and TV series. She was nominated for several prestigious awards, including a Golden Globe award for her acting. Currently, she runs an accessories brand online. She is also known for her high-pitched voice and has been criticized multiple times for her vocal range.
The actress is known for her love for dogs. She has adopted several dogs and continues to work for them. Joey has publicly supported the Democratic Party before the 2020 election. After marrying her long-term boyfriend, the actress now lives in Beverly Hills, California.
Early Life & Biography
Joey grew up in North Little Rock, Arkansas service in the United States. She has two other elder siblings. The names of her parents aren’t available yet. However, it is known that her father used to be a lumberyard owner and her mother was a homemaker.
The actress started her academic career by attending a local High School named North Little Rock Northeast High School. She got her high school leaving certificate from there in 1986.
While studying in High School, Joey decided to become an actress, and to make that dream successful, she went to Australia as an exchange student and was admitted to an acting school. The actress shares a great bond with her siblings and parents. After coming back from Australia appeared on TV and started her acting career.
Age, Height, Weight and Body Measurements
Being born on 9 January 1968, Joey Lauren Adams is 54 years old as of today’s date 20th May 2022. Her height is 1.67 m tall, and weight is 56 kg.
The actress used to date director Kevin Smith in the early 2000s. The couple got separated after a few years. Joey got huge media coverage for her relationship with Kevin and decided to keep her dating life away from the media. She met her future husband, Brian Vilim, at a party in Texas, and the couple dated for almost four years.
Brian proposed to her in Texas, where they met, and the couple got married in a private ceremony in 2014. Her husband, Brian, is a cinematographer by profession. Joey often conducts acting and cinematography workshops along with her husband. The couple doesn’t have any children yet.
Awards & Achievements
In 1998, Joey won the Chicago Film Critics Association Award. In the same year, she won The Las Vegas Film Critics Society Awards for her performance in the movie Chasing Amy. In 1998, she was nominated for the Golden Globes.
She was also nominated for the MTV Movie Awards. In 2006, she was nominated for the Sundance Film Festival. She won the Memphis Indie Film Festival. She also won the Women in Film Crystal Awards. In 2013, she won Texas Film Awards.
Net Worth & Salary of Joey Lauren Adams in 2022
Joey Lauren is a very famous actress and has appeared in several commercially successful movies. She is also a businesswoman and runs her online business successfully, and these have helped her to secure a net worth of almost $3 million as of May 2022.
Currently, she is concentrating on her business and direction more than acting. It has been reported that she earns around $10k every month. However, she donates a large amount of money on a regular basis for animal welfare, and the actress is associated with various animal welfare organizations.
Joey Lauren has been widely praised for both her acting and directing talent. She is one of the most successful female movie directors of Hollywood. The actress is not active on social media and has left social media in 2020.
She has stated that she believes the decision to leave social media will lead her to a healthier lifestyle. Joey has used her fame and success to raise awareness about animals, especially dogs. She has publicly supported the fostering of dogs.