Joya Tillem, aka Joya Tillem Favreau, is the wife of famous American actor and filmmaker, Jonathan Kolia Favreau, popularly known as Jon Favreau.

Jon is well-known for his work in the movies “The Wolf of Wall Street,” “Iron Man,” “Spider-Man: Far From Home,” “Daredevil” as well as famous tv series “The Mandalorian,” “Dinner for Five,” and many others.

Quick Info
Birth Name
Joya Tillem
Birth Date
14th May 1970
Birth Place
California, United States
Susan Tillem
Georgetown University School of Medicine
Ethnicitywhite ethnicity with Irish and British ancestry
Zodiac Sign
5 feet 7 inches
55 kg
Physical Measurements36-24-36 inches
Jon Favreau (2000-Present)
Max Favreau,
Brighton Rose Favreau and
Madeleine Favreau
Social Media
Professional physician
Net Worth$1 million
Jon Favreau and Jon Favreau
Source: Getty Images


Joya was born on 14th May 1970 in California, United States. Joya’s father was a member of Congregation Shir Shalom even though his name isn’t disclosed to the public yet. Her mother’s name is Susan Tillem and it seems that she is the only child of her parents.

Tillem grew up in Sonoma in a Jewish household. She has American nationality and white ethnicity with Irish and British ancestry. Tillem has the birth sign, Taurus. Tillem’s only family member we know is, Len Tillem who is her aunt and a former attorney and broadcaster.



Joya an educated woman. After completing high school, Tillem attended Georgetown University School of Medicine in Washington DC, Chicago. She graduated with a degree in Internal Medicine.


Jon Favreau and Joya Tillem

Joya was in a romantic relationship with Jon Favreau long before, Jon came into the spotlight. Tillen was on the early career of her medical line while Jon was taking small film and television roles. The couple eventually tied their knot on 24th November 2000. Tillen gave birth to their first son, Max Favreau on 25th July 2001. Their son also appeared followed the footsteps of his father and made his film debut in 2010 in Iron Man 2.

Joya Tillem and Jon enjoying basketball in 2008
Joya and Jon enjoying basketball in 2008 Sources: Zimbio

Tillem gave birth to two daughters, Brighton Rose Favreau and Madeleine Favreau and both of them voiced for the movie, “The Jungle Book.”


Social media account

Joya Tillem is not a social media user. She prefers to remain away from public or social media platforms. However, we can find her husband on both Instagram and Twitter. Jon has over 2.3 million followers on Twitter and can be connected with @Jon_Favreau. On Instagram, he has over 2.5 million followers and can be connected with @jonfavreau.


Professional Life and Jon Favreau

Joya Tillem is a professional physician. After completing university, she started her work at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center which is a non-profit hospital based in Washington. Tillem is currently working as a doctor at UCLA Medical Center. She is the best in her work and has been independent on her own.

Joya Tillem and Jon attending red carpet
Joya  and Jon attending red carpet Source: Getty Images

As for her husband, Jon Favreau, everyone knows him for his several movie and television roles. He is a five-time Primetime Emmy Awards nominee of which one for his performance in the tv series “Dinner for Five,” and the other four for his role in “The Mandalorian.” He is an actor and also a writer, producer, and director. He has been credited for directing movies such as “Made,” “The First $20 Million Is Always the Hardest,” “Iron Man,” “Chef,” “The Lion King,” “Cowboys & Aliens,” “The Jungle Book,” and so on.


Net worth

Joya Tillem is an independent woman. Her net worth is estimated to be $1 million as of 2022. On the other hand, her husband, Jon Favreau has an estimated net worth of $100 million and she shares her net worth with her husband. Together with Jon, Tillem is leading a successful and luxurious lifestyle.



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