Steven Yeun’s Wife Joana Pak Wiki: Age, Net Worth, Children

April 18, 2024
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Who is Joana Pak?

Joana Pak was born on 1 October 1986 under the zodiac sign of Libra, in Arkansas, USA. She’s a 35-year-old photographer, but is probably best recognized for being the wife of Academy Award-nominated actor Steven Yeun.

How rich is she, as of now? Joana Pak Net Worth

As of early 2022, Joana Pak’s net worth is estimated at over $1 million, acquired through her successful involvement in the photographic industry. On the other hand, her husband Steven Yeun has amassed a net worth reputedly over $4 million, through his acting career.

Early Life, Parents, Siblings, Nationality, Ethnicity, Religion, Educational Background, Career

Joana Pak spent her early years in Arkansas, where she was raised with her sister named Kayle Pak by their parents, whose names and professions are unknown; they had immigrated from Korea shortly after getting married, and settled in the US. Joana holds both Korean and American nationalities, and belongs to an Asian ethnic group. Regarding her education, she attended the private art Columbia College in Chicago, Illinois, where she completed her BA degree. She then launched her career as a professional photographer, and now runs her own freelance photography service called Jo Pakka, based in Los Angeles, California.


Appearance and Vital Statistics

Joana Pak has long dark brown hair and dark brown eyes. She stands at a height of 5ft 4ins (1.63m), weighs around 132lbs (60kgs). with vital statistics of 33-26-35, bra size 31B, dress size 4 (US), and shoe size 6 (US).

Personal Life

Joana Pak met her future husband Steven Yeun in Chicago in 2009, when she was still at college. Shortly afterwards they became romantically involved, but dated for around six years before he popped the question, and the two became engaged in August 2015. They eventually exchanged their wedding vows at a ceremony held at Los Angeles’ Paramour Estate in December of the following year, and are now the parents of two children, son Jude Malcolm Yeun, born on 17 March 2017, while they welcomed their second child, a daughter whose name is unknown, in 2019.

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The family resides in Los Angeles, California, with their two dogs Albert and Steve.

Who is her husband? Steven Yeun Short Wiki/Bio

Steven Yeun was born Yeun Sang-yeop on 21 December 1983 under the zodiac sign of Sagittarius, in Seoul, South Korea, the son of Je and Jun Yeun. His father worked as an architect before they moved to Canada, where they lived for some time in Regina, Saskatchewan, and where his younger brother Brian Yeun was born. They later moved to the US, and settled in Taylor, Michigan, and later nearby Troy. Speaking about his education, he attended Ruth M. Buck Elementary School in Regina, and later Troy High School, from which he matriculated in 2001. He then obtained his BA degree in Psychology, with a concentration in neuroscience, from the private Kalamazoo College in 2005.


Rise to Fame

Steven Yeun became interested in acting while at college, and started his career after graduation by joining the Chicago-based sketch comedy troupe Stir Friday Night!, and then another called The Second City. His debut feature film appearance came in 2009, when he took the role of Chaz in the independent drama “My Name Is Jerry”. He gained worldwide recognition when he joined the main cast of the highly popular AMC post-apocalyptic horror series “The Walking Dead”, in which he starred as Glenn Rhee in more than 80 episodes aired from 2010 until 2016. The series was developed by Frank Darabont based on the comic book series of the same title. He was praised for his performance, and the role earned him a Saturn Award nomination for Best Supporting Actor on Television.

Concurrently, he also played Kenny in the 2013 sci-fi romantic drama film “I Origins”, written and directed by Mike Cahill, and guest-starred in numerous TV series, such as “The Big Bang Theory”, “Law & Order: LA”, and “American Dad!”, among others.

Continued Success

From 2016 to 2018, Steven Yeun provided his voice to Steve Palchuk in the Daytime Emmy Award-nominated Netflix computer-animated fantasy series “Trollhunters: Tales Of Arcadia”, created by Guillermo del Toro. He would later reprise the role in its two sequels, “3Below: Tales Of Arcadia” (2018-2019) and “Wizards: Tales Of Arcadia” (2020), and the film “Trollhunters: Rise Of The Titans” (2021). Concurrently, he also did the voice-over of Keith in the Netflix animated mecha series “Voltron: Legendary Defender” from 2016 to 2018, and “Voltron Legendary Defender Motion Comic” in 2017.


He also voiced Bo in the computer-animated Christian comedy film “The Star”, and featured as Derek Cho in the action-comedy horror film “Mayhem”, both released also in 2017. He then did the voice-over of several characters in the Netflix animated superhero series “Stretch Armstrong And The Flex Fighters” (2017-2018), which was followed by his portrayals of Ben in the critically acclaimed South Korean psychological thriller film “Burning” (2018), for which he won numerous accolades, including a Florida Film Critics Circle Award, a Los Angeles Film Critics Association Award, and a Toronto Film Critics Association Award, all in the category of Best Supporting Actor.

Recent and Upcoming Projects

Steven Yeun’s next major project was the TBS/Adult Swim animated space opera “Final Space”, in which he voiced Little Cato and additional characters from 2018 to 2021. He then produced and did the voice-over of Speckle in the Netflix adult animated sitcom “Tuca & Bertie” (2019-2021).

In the meantime, he also produced and starred as Jacob in the 2020 drama war film “Minari”, which was a huge critical success, and his most prominent role to date, that earned an Academy Award nomination for Best Actor, the first Asian -American actor to receive this honor.


He is also the first Asian-American nominated for a Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Leading Role.

In 2021, he took the role of Richard in Stephen Karam’s psychological drama film “The Humans”, next to Richard Jenkins and Amy Schumer. Most recently, he was chosen to voice Mark Grayson – a.k.a. Invincible – in the Amazon Prime Video adult animated superhero series “Invincible” (2021-present).

To speak about his upcoming projects, it’s announced that he will work on Jordan Peele’s horror film “Nope”, set to be released in mid-2022.

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