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If your name is Joy, then you're in some great company. Here's our list of the most famous people named Joy, including photos when available. How many celebrities named Joy can you think of? The famous Joys below have many different professions, as this list includes notable actors named Joy, athletes named Joy, and even political figures named Joy. The music industry is no stranger to the name Joy, and the same can be said for Hollywood and show business in general.

Which famous people named Joy are worth mentioning? This list includes Joy Division, Joy Behar, Joy Bryant and Joy Giovanni. To read more about these notable people named Joy, click the corresponding row of who you want to learn more about, and additional information will appear.

Joy Division is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People Named Joy
Joy Division Joy Division were an English rock band formed in 1976 in Salford, Greater Manchester. Originally named Warsaw, the band consisted of singer Ian Curtis, guitarist/keyboardist Bernard Sumner, ...more

Joy Behar is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Named Joy
Joy Behar Joy Behar is an American comedian, writer, actress and was a co-host on the ABC talk show The View. She hosted The Joy Behar Show on HLN from 2009 to 2011 and Joy Behar: Say Anything! on Current ...more

Joy Bryant is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People Named Joy
Joy Bryant Joy Bryant is an American actress and former fashion model, who is best known for starring as Jasmine Trussell in the NBC family drama Parenthood.

Joy Giovanni is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People Named Joy
Joy Giovanni Joy Giovanni is an American actress, glamour model, and a former professional wrestler and valet. She is best known for her time with World Wrestling Entertainment, where she worked on its ...more

Joy Williams is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous People Named Joy
Joy Williams Joy Elizabeth Williams is an American singer-songwriter. The winner of four Grammy awards, Williams has released four solo albums and four EPs since the release of her self-titled debut in 2001. ...more

Joy Fawcett is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous People Named Joy
Joy Fawcett Joy Lynn Fawcett is a retired American professional soccer player. She earned 239 caps with the United States women's national soccer team and retired from the WNT in 2004 as the highest scoring ...more

Joy Page is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous People Named Joy
Joy Page Joy Page was an American actress best known for her role as the Bulgarian bride Annina Brandel in the film Casablanca. Born Joy Cerrette Paige, she was the daughter of Mexican-American silent ...more

Joy Mukherjee is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous People Named Joy
Joy Mukherjee Joy Mukherjee was an Indian film actor and director.

Joy Osmanski is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous People Named Joy
Joy Osmanski Joy Kathleen Osmanski is a Korean-American actress. Her best-known role to date is that of the role of Darcy on The Loop.

Joy Cowley is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous People Named Joy
Joy Cowley Cassia Joy Cowley, DCNZM, OBE, best known as Joy Cowley, is a New Zealand author of children's fiction, novels, and short stories. Her first novel, Nest in a Fallen Tree, was adapted into the ...more

Joy Mangano is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous People Named Joy
Joy Mangano Joy Mangano is an American inventor and entrepreneur known for inventions such as the self-wringing Miracle Mop and Huggable Hangers. She is the President of Ingenious Designs, LLC, and appears ...more

Joy Huerta is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous People Named Joy
Joy Huerta Joy Huerta is a musician, member of the musical group Jesse & Joy.

Joy Orbison is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous People Named Joy
Joy Orbison Peter O'Grady, better known as Joy Orbison, is a DJ and producer based in London. His style is a coalescence of house, dubstep, UK funky, UK garage and oldschool jungle. O'Grady achieved ...more

Joy Fielding is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous People Named Joy
Joy Fielding Joy Fielding is a Canadian novelist and actress. She lives in Toronto, Ontario.

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Joy Enriquez is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous People Named Joy
Joy Enriquez Joy Charity Enriquez is an American singer and actress who has appeared on the television series 7th Heaven and also starred in films such as Chasing Papi and Lady and the Tramp II: Scamp's ...more

Joy Masoff is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous People Named Joy
Joy Masoff Joy Masoff is a textbook author. The Virginia public schools have approved 14 of her books, all of which are published by Five Ponds Press. She is also the author of children's books, including ...more

Joy Davidman is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous People Named Joy
Joy Davidman Joy Davidman was an American poet and writer. Often referred to as a child prodigy, she earned a master's degree from Columbia University in English literature in 1935. For her book of poems, ...more

Joy Smithers is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous People Named Joy
Joy Smithers Joy Smithers is an Australian actress, best known for her acting performances on television, and her role as a television news presenter. Her credits include: All The Way, Bangkok Hilton, The ...more

Joy Electric is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous People Named Joy
Joy Electric Joy Electric is the brand label for a series of electropop/synthpop productions by Ronnie Martin. Martin began producing music under the Joy Electric name in 1994, after the demise of Dance ...more

Joy De Vivre is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous People Named Joy
Joy De Vivre Joy De Vivre was the second female singer of the anarcho-punk band Crass. She was also one of two lead singers on the Crass album Penis Envy in 1981. She studied at Colchester Arts School, where ...more

Joy Harjo is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous People Named Joy
Joy Harjo Joy Harjo is a Mvskoke poet, musician, and author. She is often cited as playing a formidable role in the second wave of what critic Kenneth Lincoln termed the Native American Renaissance of the ...more

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Joy Batchelor is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous People Named Joy
Joy Batchelor Joy Batchelor was an English animator, director and producer. She worked in the main with her husband John Halas in their Halas and Batchelor company whose best known production is the animated ...more

Joy Chambers is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous People Named Joy
Joy Chambers Joy Chambers is an Australian actress, author and business woman.

Joy Packer is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous People Named Joy
Joy Packer Joy Petersen Packer was a South African author of autobiography and romantic adventure novels.

Joy Tanner is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous People Named Joy
Joy Tanner Joy Tanner is an American-born Canadian actress, who is best known for providing the voice of Candy Kong in the animated television series Donkey Kong Country.

Joy Denalane is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Famous People Named Joy
Joy Denalane Joy Maureen Denalane is a German singer-songwriter, known for her mixture of soul, R&B, and African folk music with lyrics in German and English.

Joy Kogawa is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Famous People Named Joy
Joy Kogawa Joy Nozomi Kogawa, CM, OBC is a Canadian poet and novelist of Japanese descent.

Joy Williams is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Famous People Named Joy
Joy Williams Joy Williams is an American author of fiction.

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Joy Gohring is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Famous People Named Joy
Joy Gohring Joy Gohring is an actress, screenwriter, film and television director and television and film producer.

Joy Adamson is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Famous People Named Joy
Joy Adamson Joy Adamson was a naturalist, artist and author. Her book, Born Free, describes her experiences raising a lion cub named Elsa. Born Free was printed in several languages, and made into an ...more

Joy Garrett is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Famous People Named Joy
Joy Garrett Joy Garrett was an American actress and vocalist. She is best known for her role on Days of Our Lives as Jo Johnson #1.

Joy Browne is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Famous People Named Joy
Joy Browne Joy Browne also known as Dr. Joy, is an American radio psychologist, author, and film critic.

Joy Nilo is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Famous People Named Joy
Joy Nilo Joy T. Nilo is a Filipino composer who specializes in a cappella Choral Music. Also a sought after orchestrator, his works range from traditional to modern, ethnic to electronic, serious to ...more

Joy Philbin is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Famous People Named Joy
Joy Philbin Joy Senese Philbin is an American television personality and is the wife of television personality Regis Philbin.

Joy Hester is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Famous People Named Joy
Joy Hester Joy St Clair Hester was an Australian artist who played an important, though sometimes underrated, role in the development of Australian modernism.

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Joy Coghill is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Famous People Named Joy
Joy Coghill Joy Coghill, O.C., is a Canadian actress, director, and writer. She and Myra Benson founded Canada's first professional touring children's theatre, Holiday Theatre in 1953. In 1994, Coghill ...more

Joy Lusco is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Famous People Named Joy
Joy Lusco Joy Lusco, also known as Joy Kecken and Joy Lusco Kecken, is an American film and television director and writer. She often works with her husband, Scott Kecken. She has worked on the HBO drama ...more

Joy Bisco is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list Famous People Named Joy
Joy Bisco Jocelyn "Joy" Bisco is an American actress. A Filipino American, she graduated from University City High School in San Diego, California and is 5'2 tall. Her movie credits include The ...more

Joy N. Houck, Jr. is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Famous People Named Joy
Joy N. Houck, Jr. Joy Newton Houck, Jr. was an American actor, screenwriter and film director who is probably best known for Creature from Black Lake, one of the many Bigfoot horror movies of the 1970s. His ...more

Joy Zapata is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Famous People Named Joy
Joy Zapata Joy Zapata is a hair stylist and an actress.

Joy Fernandes is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list Famous People Named Joy
Joy Fernandes Joy Fernandes is an actor.

Joy Lauren is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list Famous People Named Joy
Joy Lauren Joy Lauren is an American actress who is best known for playing Danielle Van de Kamp, on the ABC Comedy-drama Desperate Housewives. Lauren is of Danish descent and was born Lauren Joy Jorgensen ...more

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Joy Sengupta is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list Famous People Named Joy
Joy Sengupta Joy Sengupta is an Indian film and stage actor works Bollywood cinema and Bengali cinema as well as theatre. He is best known for his debut feature, Hazaar Chaurasi Ki Maa directed by Govind ...more

Joy Vogelsang is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list Famous People Named Joy
Joy Vogelsang Joy Vogelsang is a dancer and a choreographer. She is the mother of Nicolas Cage.

Joy Brook is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list Famous People Named Joy
Joy Brook Joy Brook is an English actress who played DC Kerry Holmes in The Bill and Joanne Pearson in Peak Practice. She has also appeared in The Thin Blue Line, Dalziel and Pascoe, Dream Team and ...more

Joy Harington is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list Famous People Named Joy
Joy Harington Joy Harrington was a film and television producer, screenwriter, television director and actress.

Joy Shelton is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list Famous People Named Joy
Joy Shelton Joy Shelton was an English actress who performed in films, radio and television.

Joy Mathew is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list Famous People Named Joy
Joy Mathew Joy Mathew is an Indian film director, film and theatre actor, playwright, and political activist.

Joy Hodges is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list Famous People Named Joy
Joy Hodges Joy Hodges was an actress.

Joy Ogwu is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list Famous People Named Joy
Joy Ogwu Joy Uche Angela Ogwu is a former Foreign Minister of Nigeria and has been the Permanent Representative of Nigeria to the United Nations in New York since 2008. She was the second woman to hold ...more