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Elaine Joyce Bio, Wiki, Age, Height, Family, Husband, Daughter, Net Worth and Salary

Who is Elaine Joyce? Elaine Joyce Biography and Wiki

Elaine Joyce is an American actress who was born and brought up in Kansas City, Missouri, United States of America. She has made appearances in Funny Girl, Such Good Friends, and Route 66. She was the lead in the Broadway musical “Sugar” from 1972 to closing with Tony Roberts and Robert Morse.

Elaine Joyce Age and Birthday

Joyce is 74 years old as of 2019, she was born Elaine Joyce Pinchot on December 19, 1945, in Kansas City, Missouri, United States of America. She celebrates her birthday on December 19th every year. Joyce will be 75 years old on December 19th, 2020. She is of American nationality and she belongs to white ethnicity.

Elaine Joyce Height and Weight

Joyce is a woman of average stature, she also appears to be quite tall in stature in her photos. She stands at a height of 5 feet 6 inches (1.7 m). She also weighs 124 lbs (56 kg).

Elaine Joyce Family, Parents

Joyce was born in Kansas City, Missouri to her parents Frank Pinchot and Iliclina. She has a brother Frank Pinchot. She is an American by nationality and she is of Hungarian descent.

Elaine Joyce Husband

Joyce was married to playwright, screenwriter, and Pulitzer Prize winner Neil Simon. The couple tied the knot in 1999. Unfortunately, on the morning of August 26, 2018, Simon died, at the age of 91. He had a failing kidney and was also suffering from Alzheimer’s and dementia. In 2004, Simon had received a kidney transplant, and his longtime friend, publicist Bill Evans was the donor.

Joyce was previously married to actor Bobby Van from 1968 until Van’s death from brain cancer in 1980. They had shared screen space in a few game shows, such as ‘Tattletales’ and ‘Match Game.’ They had a daughter together namely, Taylor Van (born June 22, 1976).

She also once revealed that she had met and briefly dated the famous author JD Salinger while performing at the’ Alhambra Dinner Theater’ in 1982.

After Bobby’s death, Joyce married TV producer John Levoff in 1985. They later divorced in 1992. They had a son together.

Elaine Joyce Children, Daughter

She has a daughter from her first marriage with Bobby named Taylor Van (born June 22, 1976) and a son from her second marriage with John Levoff named Michael Levoff (born 1986). In 2003, Joyce’s daughter, Taylor Van, married husband Evan Gray Meyer at the Beach Club in Santa Monica, California.

Like her parents, Taylor also works in the entertainment industry. Michael Levoff spoke out on Twitter, following the death of step-father Neil Simon. In a heartfelt message, Levoff wrote, “Thank you for all the nice notes of condolences. Neil made millions of people around the world laugh and cry – and everything in between. He will be missed and certainly never forgotten.”

Elaine Joyce Salary

Joyce earns a good salary and has been able to accumulate good net worth. However, her exact annual earnings have not yet been revealed but the information will be updated as soon as it is available.

Elaine Joyce Net Worth

Joyce has enjoyed a long career in the entertainment industry spanning over five decades. Through proceeds from her work as an actress, she has been able to accumulate a modest fortune. Joyce is estimated to have a net worth of about $1.3 million.

Elaine Joyce Measurements and Facts

Here are some interesting facts and body measurements you should know about Elaine Joyce.

Elaine Joyce Bio and Wiki

  • Full Names: Elaine Joyce Pinchot
  • Popular As: Actress
  • Gender: Female
  • Occupation / Profession: Actress
  • Nationality: American
  • Race / Ethnicity: White
  • Religion: Christianity
  • Sexual Orientation: Straight

Elaine Joyce Birthday

  • Age / How Old?: 74 years
  • Zodiac Sign: Sagittarius
  • Date of Birth: December 19, 1945
  • Place of Birth: Kansas City, Missouri
  • Birthday: December 19th

Elaine Joyce Body Measurements

  • Body Measurements: 33-24-35 inches
  • Height / How Tall?: 5 feet 6 inches (1.7 m)
  • Weight: 124 lbs (56 kg)
  • Eye Color: Blue
  • Hair Color: Blonde
  • Shoe Size: To be updated
  • Dress Size: To be updated
  • Breast Size: 33 inches
  • Waist Size: 24 inches
  • Hip Size: 35 inches

Elaine Joyce Family and Relationship

  • Father (Dad): Frank Pinchot
  • Mother: Iliclina Nagy
  • Siblings: One brother
  • Marital Status: Single
  • Husband/Spouse: Ex-husband Neil Simon
  • Dating / Boyfriend: Not Applicable
  • Children:  Sons (Michael Levoff) Daughter(s) (Taylor Van)

Elaine Joyce Networth and Salary

  • Net Worth: $1.3 million
  • Salary: Under Review
  • Source of Income: Actress

Elaine Joyce House and Cars

  • Place of living: Kansas City, Missouri
  • Cars: Car Brand to be Updated

Elaine Joyce Bobby Van

Bobby Van was known for his musical acting on Broadway and he married Joyce in 1968 until 1980. In 1980, Bobby died from brain cancer. Just one year prior to his death, Van was diagnosed with a malignant brain tumor. On the Sally Jessy Raphael talk show, Joyce revealed that Bobby had suffered 13 days of headaches prior to getting the tumor tested. He then battled cancer for about a year until his death.

Joyce and Van actually appeared together on the 1970’s game shows including Tattletales and Match Game. Joyce appeared on several other game shows as well, including Password. Together they had a daughter Taylor Van (born June 22, 1976). Before meeting Joyce, Van was married to an actress named Diane Garrett.  Garrett was known for movies including The Pace That Thrills (1952) and Stop That Cab (1951). Together, they adopted a son named Peter. Their marriage lasted from 1952 to 1962. Garrett died in 2011.

Elaine Joyce and John Levoff

John Levoff was Elaine Joyce’s second husband and they were married from 1985 – 1992. In his career, Levoff produced several TV movies, including The Revenge of Al Capone, 83 Hours ‘Til Dawn, and A Family Torn Apart.

Joyce was in the movie and TV business as well, acting in many musical films, as well as Broadway shows. Some of the musicals Joyce appeared in were The Music Man, Bye Bye Birdie, and Funny Girl. She also appeared on soap operas including The Young and the Restless and Days of Our Lives. Joyce also made appearances on The Andy Griffith Show, Charlie’s Angels, Green Acres, Hawaii Five-O, and The Feather and Father Gang, as well as many other shows.

Like ex-husband Levoff, Joyce also got involved in producing. Together they had a son named Michael Levoff (born 1986). According to My Life, after his marriage to Joyce, Levoff remarried and became the President of New Frontier Entertainment.

Elaine Joyce and Neil Simon

Joyce married playwright, screenwriter, and Pulitzer Prize winner Neil Simon in 1999. Neil Simon was previously married four times and this was his fifth marriage. Neil Simon had three children, while Joyce had two, but they did not have children together. Joyce had kids from her first two marriages.

Unfortunately, on the morning of August 26, 2018, Simon died, at the age of 91. He had a failing kidney and was also suffering from Alzheimer’s and dementia. In 2004, Simon had received a kidney transplant and his longtime friend, publicist Bill Evans was the donor.

Elaine Joyce Andy Griffith

Joyce made guest appearances in the series The Andy Griffith Show; an American situation comedy which aired on CBS from October 3, 1960, to April 1, 1968, with a total of 249 half-hour episodes spanning over eight seasons—159 in black and white and 90 in color.

Is Elaine Joyce Still Alive

Famous TV Actress Elaine Joyce is still alive and of good health as of 2019.

Elaine Joyce Career

She entered the entertainment business as an “extra” in films. She made her debut with the 1961 romantic musical tragedy’ West Side Story’ as’ Hotsie,’ the character’s girlfriend named’ Tiger,’ played by David Bean.

After that, she appeared as an “extra” in a few more musical films, such as’ The Music Man’ (1962),’ Bye Bye Birdie’ (1963), and’ Funny Girl’ (1968).

She made her TV debut as herself in a 1965 episode of the’ CBS’ variety show’ The Danny Kaye Show.’ From 1967 to 1969, Elaine was seen in various roles (four episodes) of the’ NBC’ (later’ CBS’) variety show’ The Red Skelton Show.’

Two of her first credited roles were those of’ Marian’ in the comedy-drama film ‘ Such Good Friends’ and’ Ema Letha Kusic’ in the’ Universal’ comedy’ How to Frame a Figg,’ both of which were released in 1971.

She made her’ Broadway’ debut with the musical’ Sugar’ the following year. She essayed the titular role of an ukulele player and singer named’ Sugar Kane’ in this musical adaptation of the 1959 romantic comedy’ Some Like It Hot.’

The original film featured Marilyn Monroe as’ Sugar Kane.’ She received a’ Theater World Award’ (1972) for her outstanding performance in’ Sugar.’

In 1976, she was seen as’ Marsha Finch’ in the’ City of Angels ‘ series of’ NBC.’ She made her debut as a host in the first season of the’ ABC’ series’ The All-New Dating Game.’ She hosted one episode of the series that was aired in 1986.

Elaine had more TV projects than films at that point in her career. She appeared in a number of series, such as ‘Mr. Merlin,’ ‘Beverly Hills, 90210,’ ‘Melrose Place,’ ‘Magnum, P.I.,’ ‘Simon & Simon,’ ‘Too Close For Comfort,’ and ‘Murder, She Wrote.’

Meanwhile, she was also seen as ‘Edith Olsen’ in the 1980 horror-comedy film ‘Motel Hell’ and as ‘Angie Weinbauer’ (on-screen mother of actor Marc Price, who played ‘Eddie Weinbauer’)

Continuing with her stage performances, she appeared in May 1982 at the’ Alhambra Dinner Theater’ in Jacksonville, Florida. She was seen with Wayne Rogers in the play ‘ Catch Me, If You Can’ by Robert Thomas staged at the’ Cape Playhouse’ in Dennis, Massachusetts.

In 1993, she appeared in the brief recurring role (three episodes) of ‘Paula Hammond’ in the daytime soap opera ‘NBC’ ‘Days of Our Lives’ and made a guest appearance (as ‘Suzanne’) in the ‘CBS’ series ‘The Young and the Restless.’

She has also regularly appeared on several game shows, either as a host or as a panelist. Some of her most noteworthy game shows are’ Match Game,” Super Password,” Password Plus” Tattletales,” What is My Line?

She made guest appearances in series such as’ Love, American Style’ (1974),’ The Andy Griffith Show,” The Carol Burnett Show,” Kojak,” Charlie’s Angels,” Green Acres,” Hawaii Five-O,’ and’ The Feather and Father Gang.’

Frequently Asked Questions About Elaine Joyce

Who is Elaine Joyce?

Joyce is an American actress who was born and brought up in Kansas City, Missouri, United States of America. She has made appearances in Funny Girl, Such Good Friends, and Route 66. She was the lead in the Broadway musical “Sugar” from 1972 to closing with Tony Roberts and Robert Morse.

How old is Elaine Joyce?

Joyce is 74 years old as of 2019, she was born on December 19, 1945, in Kansas City, Missouri, United States of America.

How tall is Elaine Joyce?

She stands at a height of 5 ft 6 in (1.7 m).

Is Elaine Joyce married?

Joyce has been married several times. She is single as of 2020.

How much is Elaine Joyce’s worth?

Joyce has an approximate net worth of $1.3 million. This amount has been accrued from her leading roles in the entertainment industry.

How much does Elaine Joyce make?

Joyce earns a good salary and has been able to accumulate good net worth. However, her exact annual earnings have not yet been revealed but the information will be updated as soon as it is available.

Where does Elaine Joyce live?

She is a resident of Kansas City, Missouri, USA, we shall upload pictures of her house as soon as we have them.

Is Elaine Joyce dead or alive?

Joyce is alive and in good health. There have been no reports of her being sick or having any health-related issues.

Where is Elaine Joyce now?

The American actress lives in Kansas City, Missouri.

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