Joy Giovanni is an American actress, retired professional wrestler, former WWE Diva and a glamor model. She was born on January 20, 1978, in Boston, United States. Her parents got divorced when she was just four years of age. She is popular especially for her time with World Wrestling Entertainment where she worked on its very famous program which is still running and called 'Smackdown.' She was the first female wrestler and the only winner of the promotion's Rookie Diva of the Year award.
She began her career in wrestling by participating in WWE`s Diva search in 2004 where she finished in third place. WWE then signed her to a contract just a few days after she got eliminated from the competition. Her episode of her elimination was aired on the 13th episode of WWE program `RAW` in 2004.
Giovanni made her debut for Smackdown on November 18 as a massage therapist, as Joy Giovanni and also she also acted as the special guest bell ringer. On November 14, she and another WWE Superstar The Big Show hosted a 'Thanksgiving' party, which was to be confronted only by Luther Reigns. She was again later confronted by WWE star Luther Reigns, who tried to force Joy to go on a date with him, which caused Big Show to come and settle the situation.
Joy also got into a catfight with WWE wrestler Amy Weber on December 16. The fight caused after Joy gave John Bradshaw Layfield a candy cane. On January 6, 2005, edition of Smackdown Joy refused to sign the petition of WWE wrestler Carlito which made him furious, and he spat apple at her face.
On the same episode of Smackdown, WWE superstar Kurt Angle was tricked to walk into Joy's locker room by Amy Weber to scare her while she was in the shower.
Again Big Show came to the rescue, and he chased Angle to the ring in defense of Joy and attacked him. It was revealed to be a scripted plot by The Cabinet to get Big Show and Angle angry at each other, and it sparked a wrestling match between them later.
After Amy Weber's departure from WWE in February 2005, the feud between Joy and her was dropped suddenly, and Joy went on to win the 2005 Rookie Diva of the Year contest. On February 21 at a live WWE event, Joy competed in a bikini contest which was won by Torrie Wilson.
Talking about her personal life Joy Giovanni is of Italian descent. She is now working an internship for a chiropractor in Los Angeles, California since 2010. She recently got re-certified in massage therapy, and she has started a new business venture.
She is a married woman, but her husband`s identity has not been disclosed in any media. The couple has a son who was born on 20 October 1998. There are no any rumors about her having any boyfriend or dating someone currently or having an affair. Her net worth is $6.6 million as per the latest sources of 2017, and she has a salary of $100,000 per year. More information about her can be found on her wiki and IMDB profile.