Joy Taylor is a famous American television and radio host for Fox Sports 1. She is the news update anchor on the network's The Herd with Colin Cowherd. Before that, she was the moderator for Fox Sports 1's studio show Skip and Shannon: Undisputed with commentators Skip and Shannon Sharpe.
Joy also runs a podcast under the name Maybe I'm Crazy. Her excellence in the media industry has seen her attain a wide fan base and a huge following on different social media platforms.
Joy Taylor profile summary
- Full name: Joy Allison Taylor
- Date of birth: 17th January 1987
- Place of birth: Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
- Joy Taylor age: 34 years (as of 2021)
- Nationality: American
- Ethnicity: Mixed-race
- Marital status: Divorced
- Ex-husband: Richard Giannotti
- Profession: TV host, radio personality
- Net worth: $1 million
Joy Taylor biography
The media personality was born on 17th January 1987 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania USA. Joy Taylor parents are Anthony Taylor and Georgia Taylor. Her father is African-American while her mother is Caucasian. Therefore, Joy Taylor ethnicity is multi-racial.
She has two siblings, Jason and Noah. Joy Taylor brother Jason is a retired football player who played Defensive End and Outside linebacker in the National Football League between 1997 and 2011.
The radio personality joined Barry University for a degree in Broadcast Communication. She graduated in 2009. While in the university, she was the host of the radio show The Noise. She also served as the manager of the university's radio WBRY 1640 AM.
Joy started her career by working at the 790 AM the Ticket in Miami for a period of 3 years. Later, she transitioned from executive producer to co-hosting for one of the top-rated morning-drive sports radio shows, Zaslow and Joy.
Later, she joined Fantasy Football Today and Thursday Night Live on CBSSports.com as one of the hosts. In March 2016, she joined FOX Sports, where she played pinch-hitter in several different roles such as filling in for Kristine Leahy on The Herd with Colin Cowherd.
She began moderating for Fox Sports' debate show Skip and Shannon: Undisputed on August 15, 2016. The radio personality is also the host for The Hang on Facebook Live, and she hosts a podcast titled Maybe I'm Crazy. Joy moved from Skip and Shannon: Undisputed to The Herd with Colin Cowherd in 2018.
Joy Taylor husband and kids
Is Joy Taylor married? She was married but is now divorced. Previously, the radio personality was married to Richard Giannotti. The duo tied the knot in February 2016 in a lavish wedding ceremony held in Fort Lauderdale.
Joy Taylor husband was a talented and famous baseball player for the Los Angeles Angels. Richard played in the minor leagues from 2004 to 2006 before transitioning to becoming a financial adviser at Global Wealth Management Sports and Entertainment. Unfortunately, the marriage lasted for about a year as they officially split in 2017.
Later, rumours about Joy dating former NBA point guard Earl Watson started spreading. The rumours were confirmed after Joy Taylor boyfriend proposed to her in September 2018. The duo broke off the engagement in November 2019 due to undisclosed reasons.
The radio personality is currently single.
Joy Taylor measurements
How tall is the TV personality? Joy Taylor height is 5 feet 6 inches, and she weighs 59kg. Joy Taylor hot presenter has an hourglass body that measures 37-27-38 inches for her bust, waist, and hips. She has dark hair and dark brown eyes.
The radio personality is a popular name in the media sector. She earns an annual salary of $75,000 from Fox Sports. Apart from her salary, she also makes money from the podcast titled Maybe I'm Crazy. Joy Taylor net worth is estimated to be $1 million as of 2021.
Joy Taylor is one of the most successful radio and TV personalities in the United States. She has steadily climbed the career ladder over the years.
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