Lisa Joyner is an American entertainment reporter and TV host. She has hosted a variety of different programs on television including the ABC documentary series, Find My Family; and the TLC series, Long Lost Family.
Lisa is also the significant other of actor Jon Cryer — of Two and a Half Men fame. In this article, we look at the career and the net worth of Lisa Joyner.
What is TV Presenter Lisa Joyner’s Net Worth in 2020? Earnings & Salary
As of June 2020, Lisa Joyner is said to have a net worth of $14 million. Her eminent wealth comes from her salary as a TV presenter and host of such programs as Find My Family and Long Lost Family.
Joyner started her career as a sports intern at the LA-based KNBC-TV. She also had a brief spell where she worked as a celebrity news reporter for Fox‘s KTTV channel and CBS‘ KCBS-TV.
Her first national exposure came when she started hosting the “InFANity” segments on the TV Guide Network. She reports from the backstage of major celebrity events and provides a behind-the-scenes look at the set and the celebrities.
Joyner is most known as being the co-host of the US version of Find My Family with Tim Green. The series was broadcasted by ABC in the US and is a five-part documentary series about adoptees reuniting with their biological parents.
She also co-hosted another similar series in the TLC documentary series, Long Lost Family, with Chris Jacobs.
Besides being a TV presenter, Joyner is also an actress who has, among others, appeared in shows like Brimstone, The Bold and the Beautiful, Mom, and Taken at Birth; as well as movies like America’s Sweethearts and xXx: State of the Union.
How Old is Lisa Joyner? Who are Her Parents?
Lisa Joyner was born Lisa Marie Joyner on December 31, 1966. The 53-year-old is a native of Baltimore, Maryland.
She was put up for adoption at birth by her biological parents and placed into foster care. She got adopted at three months old.
When she found her biological parents, it was revealed to her that she was an unwanted pregnancy born out of wedlock and that her parents lived five miles from each other in San Diego, California, without either of them aware of the other’s existence.
Nonetheless, she has found closure and made peace with her parents, and is on good terms with them.
Lisa Joyner is Married to Actor Jon Cryer
Lisa has been married for over a decade to actor Jon Cryer. Cryer is an actor most known for his Emmy Award-winning turn as Alan Harper alongside Charlie Sheen and Angus T. Jones in the CBS sitcom, Two and a Half Men.
Recently, he also played the supervillain Lex Luthor in the CW superhero series, Supergirl, and other shows in the DC Comics TV series on CW.
Lisa and Jon tied the knot on June 16, 2007, after a five-month engagement.
Lisa Joyner and Jon Cryer have an Adopted Daughter
Adoption is a cause that is very personal to Lisa Joyner, being that she was an adopted child herself. Her positive experiences with adoption led to her hosting related programs like Find My Family and Long Lost Family.
Clearly practicing what she preaches, Lisa Joyner and her husband Jon adopted a girl, Daisy (born on August 11, 2009), shortly after her birth.