Daphne Joy Cervantes Narvaez popularly known as “Daphne Joy” is a beautiful model and actress. She claimed to fame when she started dating the famous rapper ’50 Cent’. The gorgeous actress also gained recognition from appearing in several movies like ‘Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides’, ‘Frankenhood’ and ‘Venice Heat’. She landed on this earth on 8th February, 1987 in Olongapo, Phillippines. She carries mixed ethnicity of Puerto Rican and Filipino, as her mother belongs from Phillippines and father belongs to Puerto Rican ancestry. Joy carries Phillippines nationality. She shifted her place to Los Angeles, California at the age of seven. While studying at school, she used to actively take part in the theatre, dance groups and choir. She also became a member of cheerleading team while studying at school. At the young age of 17, she started her career as a model.
Talking about her career journey, initially she appeared as a model. After working as a model, she decided to make her career in acting. Joy’s most noticeable roles came in the popular series ‘Criminal Minds’, ‘CSI: Las Vegas’ and ‘Curb Your Enthusiasm’. Besides she also served as VJ and dancer in the show called ‘WildnOut’. After appearing in several movies, she finally got her big break in the movie ‘Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides’ where she portrayed the role of mermaid. Her next noticeable role came in the television movie ‘Venice Heat’. Being a model, she has appeared in the various popular men’s magazine. Joy has appeared as a model for the magazines like ‘King magazine’, ‘Ed Hardy Swim Campaign 2009’, ‘Show magazine 2011 calendar’, ‘Performance: Auto and Sound magazine’, ‘Black men magazine’, ‘SMS Headphone Ad Campaign’ and ‘Rukus magazine’. She has also appeared on the popular music videos like ‘NeYo’s Miss Independent’ and ‘What u Got’.