Jo Koy has now debuted on Netflix with the special show Jo Koy: Live from Seattle. It’s his 3rd comedy special and he has managed to carve a career as a comedian since the 1990s.
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1. Jo Koy is a standup comedian, who often uses his background as a half-white and half-Filipino background for his humor. According to Jo Koy, “Filipinos are Asians, except we look like Mexicans.” The Philippines was ruled by Spain for almost 400 years.
2. Jo Koy’s real name is Joseph Glenn Herbert. His stage name came from a family nickname he had while he was growing up. He didn’t think his real name was catchy enough, and when he was thinking about using a new name his aunt was calling him “Jokoy”, which then became his stage name. Continue reading “Top 10 Facts About Jo Koy”