It is not unheard these days that some people become celebrities overnight as a result of who they got into a relationship with. This is not to say that such person’s don’t have careers of their own, but the tremendous exposure they get following their new high profile relationship often dwarf whatever it is they have been doing all the while in their lives. It is for such reason that Joana Pak, the wife of a famed Korean-American actor Steven Yeun, is someone that is known by many people today.
In this article, we will serve you all that we know about Joana including details of her marital relationship with The Walking Dead actor. Perhaps by the end, you might have a new and different opinion about her aside all that you already know her for – as the wife of a successful actor.
Joana Pak Bio
Joana Pak is a first-generation American in her family, she was born on the 21st day of October in the year 1983 in Arkansas. Her parents are Korean immigrants to the United States who immigrated shortly after getting married. In her family, Joana is not the only child as she has a sister who goes by the name Kayle Pak. The sisters were raised in America by their parents.
It is not known where Joana attended high school, but we know for certain that of her college. Joana Pak studied photography at Columbia College in Chicago where on her graduation, she bagged a Bachelor’s Degree in Arts.
Following her graduation from college, Pak had a desire to study the more. She enrolled in a graphic design class and at the same time began taking editorial internships to broaden her knowledge in arts and all of its technicalities. She thereafter settled for a specialty in printing and relocated to Los Angeles to kick start her photography career formally. Today, she runs a freelance photography business named Jo Pakka which is based in California.
Since she began her career, her business has been doing pretty well but not at such extent to attain celebrity status. However, when she was revealed to be the heartthrob of actor Steven Yeun, a lot of people got more interested in knowing her; this changed her life.
Joana Pak’s Relationship With Steven Yeun
Joana Pak and Steven Yeun began their relationship sometime in 2009 when they were still college students. Steven graduated ahead of Joana and relocated to Los Angeles to begin his acting career but the distance never posed an obstacle to the love they have for each other.
Whenever they had the chance, the couple will seize the opportunity to be with each other. As this went on, they got engaged in 2015 and on the 3rd day of December 2016, the duo got married. Their big day was celebrated at Paramour Estate in California in the presence of 200 guests who were treated with a fusion of American-Korean food and music.
Shortly after their nuptials, Pak announced on social media that she was carrying their first child. On the 17th day of March 2017, their son Jude Malcolm Yeun was born. Since his birth, Joana has devoted her whole time to raising him.
Other Facts About Steven Yeun’s Wife
Though we know that Joana ran a freelance photography business which was quite successful in its own way at the time, how much she was worth then is still not yet known. On the other hand, her husband has a net worth of about $4 million.
Social Media Presence
In this age and time when almost everything is going digital, it will be very unlikely that Joana Pak hasn’t joined the bandwagon. She has accounts across the main social media platforms one of which is Instagram. You will find her at jopakka.
Joana Pak stands at a height of 5 feet 4 inches. Her bust measures 33 inches, her waist 26 inches, while her hips are 25 inches. She has black hair and dark brown eyes.
Some of her favorite things include eating Thai and Korean food. Joana loves reading, designing, and traveling. When she is not doing any of these, you will probably find her taking care of her son and husband.