Born to a family full of entertainers, Joshua Gomez did not stray far from the family tradition as he also took a career path in the entertainment industry. Joshua is an American actor of Latin descendant who gained widespread popularity for his role as Morgan Grimes in the American television series, Chuck.
The actor and husband is well known for his extensive TV roles and his voice roles on video games. To know more about this talented actor, read his profile below.
Joshua Gomez – Biography
Joshua Eli Gomez was born on the 20th of November 1975, in Bayonne, New Jersey, to a Latino mother and a father who is also an actor and musician. He has an older brother, Rick Gomez, who is also in the entertainment industry as an actor and musician.
Sadly, the media does not have details regarding his educational background, and not much is known about the actor’s childhood and early life. But seeing how successful and focused he is, his parents did a good job by encouraging him to follow his passion for being an entertainer.
Before fame, Joshua worked as a model in the early phase of his career; he featured on multiple modeling campaigns and commercials for different products and brands, but later dropped modeling to pursue a career in acting when the opportunity presented itself.
In 2000, Joshua made his first appearance on the small screen as Adam in a TV show called Fanatical Teachings of Julian Tau. The following year, Joshua featured in an episode of an American police procedural and legal drama television series, Law & Order, as the character of Edwin Morales.
In 2003, he made his first film appearance as the character of J.J in the movie The Running Man. Subsequently, Joshua Gomez featured in a movie called Bring it On Again as Sammy Stinger, in 6 episodes of the TV series Invasion as Scott and in 18 episodes of the TV series Without a Trace as James Mackeroy.
The actor landed a lead role as Morgan Grimes in the popular 2007 American action-comedy/spy-drama television series Chuck, which was created by Josh Schwartz and Chris Fedak.
He also appeared in the TV series Imagination Movers as Captain Kiddo, Castle as Simon Doyle, The Crazy Ones as George, Scorpion as Dave Blakely, Lucifer as Neil Berger and in the movie Force Of Execution as Iceman Gangbanger.
Apart from being in the film and television industries, he also is well known in the video game world. Joshua has appeared in various video games like Final Fantasy X-2, Call of Duty 2, Armored Core 4, BioShock and Turok.
On a personal front, Joshua is a married man. After dating for several years, Joshua legally got married to the love of his life Amy Pham in 2011. The two have been happily married ever since, with no hint of separation coming from them.
Joshua Gomez has gained a pretty impressive net worth over the years. He is currently estimated to have a net worth of $17 million. According to several sources, he earns up to $2 million annually for his work on TV shows. In 2015, Joshua and his wife sold their apartment in Tarzana for $2.7 million; this amount is undoubtedly reflected in his present net worth.
Joshua Gomez’s has his height listed as 5 foot and 8 inches tall. While his body weight is listed to be 163 lbs (74 kg). Other details about his body measurements are not available at the moment.
Interesting Facts About Amy Pham’s Husband
1. He Is A Vegetarian
Joshua Gomez’s care and love for animals led him to become a vegetarian, dedicating his life to making sure he does not eat any animal. Instead, the actor eats a lot of vegetables and non-meat meal options.
2. He Has No Children
Joshua Gomez has been married to his wife, Amy Pham, for many years but the two are yet to welcome a child into their home.
Joshua has earned a reputation as a talented young actor over the years, he has starred in many movies and TV shows. Sadly, he has not won any awards for his hard work and talent yet. Although he was nominated for the ALMA Award for Outstanding Actor in a Comedy Series three times for his role on Chuck. Unfortunately, did not take home the award at any time.
4. Rumours And Controversies
The actor, who leads a private life, has never been caught in any controversy concerning his personal or professional life. Not many actors or entertainers can say the same.