Jennifer Marina Joy-Morancho is a celebrity mom of a famous actress Anya Taylor-Joy. Anya Josephine Marie Taylor has won several awards enduring the Golden Globe Award and Screen Actors Guild Award. Rising star Anya is popular as the Star of The Queen’s Gambit on Netflix.
Jennifer was born in 1961, in Rhodesia and raised in Zambia. By profession, she is a psychologist, a professional photographer, and an interior designer. The lady is very supportive and seems to assist her daughter in all the hardships.
The mother of Anya was raised by her parents in Spain, Barcelona. She is a mindful and strong personality. She has taken care of her six children efficiently. Anya Taylor-Joy is her youngest daughter. There is a gap of 35 years between Jennifer and Anya Taylor.
Let us dig down into the topic and know more about Jenifers’ life.
Jennifer Early Life
As mentioned earlier, Jennifer was born in March 1961 in Northern Rhodesia. She is 61 years old, and her zodiac sign is Gemini.
Jenni is the daughter of David Joy and Montserrat Morancho. The lady was brought up along with her siblings. Her hometown is in the state of the United Kingdom.
She is a mixed breed of England as well as Spain. Her mother, Montserrat Morancho Saumench, is a Spanish citizen from Barcelona. Whereas her father, David Joy, was a British military officer.
Jennifer Marina Joy is a psychologist and a photographer. She is also a professional interior designer.
Her Appearance – Weight, Height, and Looks
She is a 61-year-old lady who has suffered a lot in life. Jennifer is more than 5 feet 2 inches tall and her weight is almost 60 kg, about 120 lbs. The lady has short brown hair and wrinkled skin over her body with deep dark brown eyes.
Both the mother and daughter share almost the same facial features. However, Jennifer is an aged woman yet a charming and lively personality.
Marital Status of Jennifer Joy
Jennifer got married to a Scottish Argentinian, Dennis Alan Taylor, who was an investment banker in Buenos Aires and a photographer. Dennis is also a former powerboat racer but does not like to be famed and stays away from the media.
He also played a part in improving British Commerce with Argentina and was awarded honors for his contributions to the Business between Britain and Argentina. He has also received an OBE and an MBE in his field.
Jennifer is Dennis’s second wife. He had four children from his first wife. The couple has two children of their own. Marrying Dennis made Jennifer a mother of six children. They together raised six childern with love and equality.
After getting married, they moved to London from Argentina. They migrated for the best future and the safety of their children. They wanted their children to grow, learn, and improve their skills in an unbiased, neutral environment without fear and external pressure.
But, their little ones did not like the decision, especially the youngest, Anya. She did not want to learn English until she was eight. Anya did not like London and wanted to return to Argentina.
Jennifer loved her job, being a psychologist, but she also likes to take photographs. She is a professional photographer and likes to take photographs with elegance.
Apart from photography, she loves decorating her house. The mother of a superstar is always busy searching for new ways to improve the look of her house without spending much.
She is a smart lady and does not like to waste money. Jennifer is a very loving and caring personality.
Jennifer loves to manage and decorate things; therefore, she wants her house to be not only beautiful but also comfortable. She’s very hygienic, and her family’s health is her priority.
Mother Jennifer recently added a new water filtration system so that her family enjoys clean and built water, which shows how concerned she is for her family’s health.
Jennifer Loves Helping Others
Being a soft-hearted lady, she has a love for humanity. Helping others is also a kind of hobby for her. She is a very active member of her community and is always busy searching for people who need her help.
The kind-hearted mother always tries to help needy people in every possible way. Jennifer is seen helping by volunteering work at different hospitals or food banks near her house. She cannot stop herself from helping others.
Her Daughter – Anya-Josephine Marie Taylor-Joy
The star Anya-Josephine Marie Taylor-Joy is the youngest kid of the couple, Jennifer and Dennis. Anya was born in Miami, Florida but was brought up in Buenos Aires. She was born on 16th April 1996 and is 25 years old.
Jennifer became a mother to Anya in her mid-twenties. Mother and daughter have an age difference of 35 years. Jennifer and Anya share a very strong bond.
They are like best friends to each other. Mother Jennifer is like a support system to her daughter and has always supported her professional hardships.
Mommy Jennifer Marina is proud to be the mother of the Netflix queen. She has won many accolades, including the Golden Globe Award and Screen Actors Guild Award.
She was also nominated for Primetime Emmy Award. Jennifer’s daughter was also featured in Time magazine as an,
Emerging leaders who are shaping future.
Her daughter has worked on several projects like “The witch” (2015), Glass (2019), “The black comedy thoroughbreds” (2017), and many others. She has also been seen in TV series like “Peaky Blinders” (2019-2022) and many more.
Is Jennifer Malcolm’s Mother-in-Law or Not?
Jennifer’s daughter Anya Taylor is suspected of marrying the singer and actor Malcolm McRae.
The media is confused about the relationship status of the Netflix queen. As people have seen Anya with a diamond ring on her finger, they might think that this star is married or not. But the couple has not yet spoken about the matter officially.
It is yet not confirmed if Jennifer is Malcolm’s mother-in-law or not. But, it is confirmed that the young couple Malcolm and Anya Taylor-Joy are engaged.
Her Net Worth
The current net worth owned by Jennifer is estimated to be about $0.8 Million. Her net worth deviates from $0.5 million to $0.75 million between 2020 to 2022.
Her daughter Anya Taylor-Joy, Netflix queen, owns more than a $7 million fortune. According to research, this is only the bank amount. The queen is also known for increasing the price rates of chess boards after the premiere of her Netflix series, “The Queen’s Gambit.”