Joey de Leon started as a radio disc jockey in 1960 on several stations on ABS-CBN and first appeared on television in the gag show ‘OK Lang’. Before becoming a comedian, he graduated with an architecture degree from the National University in Manila. They were married twice by Eileen Macapagal, a civil wedding in the Supreme Court and church wedding in 2018.
Joey has five children, two of whom are his ex-wife Daria Ramirez who is Keempee and Cheenee. He has three children with Eileen and they are Jocas Eightria, Jako Raphaelle, and Jio Sebastian.
Many have noticed the beauty of Jocas. She graduated from Fordham University in New York with a Bachelor’s degree in Economics and he is a cum laude. She also holds a master’s degree in luxury brand management at European Business School London. She both loves her parents but Jocas is Daddy’s girl.
She often posts pictures with his father with sweet captions, “My heart is happy having spent the long weekend celebrating my dad’s birthday in his favorite place. This is why my social media birthday post comes late … kumain nang kumain kasi muna! (So I guess my stomach is happy too!)”
According to Jocas, when she is with her daddy she is always safe and secure that is why she admits that she is a daddy’s girl. Her daddy is one call way when she is needs help. Together with her another post for her dad with a captions, “Because whenever I’m with Daddy, I always feel safe and secure.” These were my words to my mom in one of our recent conversations. And once I said them out loud, I knew how powerful they were and how special that moment was. Because when a daughter feels like all is right in her world just because her dad is near, she is lucky and she is blessed. “
“And I am well aware I am both those things because of you, Daddy. Whatever I do, wherever I go, I know how strong your love is for me. You never fail to tell me every time and show me every day. For a daughter, that is all so very empowering and invaluable. So I can never thank you enough and I can only hope I do the same for you … Happy birthday. May life’s greatest blessings continue to find their way to you. I love you. “
Many say that he looks more like her mother and she also got his father’s intelligence. Even though they are big siblings, they are still very close to their parents. In fact, they often travel abroad before the pandemic. She also does not forget to work out to maintain his good physique.