Joseph Falasca is better known as the former husband of actress Nicole Ari Parker. Besides that, he is a multitalented actor, director, and writer in Hollywood.

Is Joseph Falasca Married? What Is His Relationship Status?

Joseph Falasca was once married to American actress Nicole Ari Parker. They dated for about two months before tying the knot in March 2001. Sadly, their marriage ended after just eight months in November 2001. See another celebrity Hayes Hargrove‘s married life.

Since his split from Parker, Falasca hasn’t talked much about his romantic life publicly. He has mentioned his new wife’s name, Holly Jean, in a few interviews. However, there’s not much more info available about whether he’s currently married or details about his relationship with Jean.

Joseph Falasca’s Ex-Wife Is Happily Married

The media sensation Ari Parker and Boris Kodjoe, both famous actors, met while working on the TV show ‘Soul Food’ in the early 2000s. Even though they were with other people, they felt a connection, and later, during the show’s second season, Kodjoe pursued a relationship with Parker.

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Joseph Falasca’s former beau, Parker with her now-spouse and children.
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Before officially becoming a couple, Kodjoe went to therapy for a few months to be a better partner for Parker. They got married on May 21, 2005, in a super old church in Germany, Kodjoe’s hometown. They’re not just life partners but also in work, acting together in ‘Safe Room’ and even hosting a talk show.

In addition, the celebrity pair have two kids, Sophie and Nicolas. Sophie was born with a condition called spina bifida, inspiring them to start the Sophie’s Voice Foundation, which they later turned into the Kodjoe Family Foundation.

Similarly, Nicolas, their son, is a talented basketball player and has even played for Germany’s U16 National Basketball Team.

Joseph Falasca’s Early Life

The TV star Joseph was born near the Hudson River in Yonkers, New York. His mom was from Vilnius, Poland, while his dad hailed from Terracina, Italy.

As a kid, the media star loved watching movies like ‘MASH,’ ‘The Godfather,’ and ‘Bonnie and Clyde’ at the local theater, sparking his lifelong interest in film.

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Joseph Falasca is of mixed descent.

Likewise, Cane star went to Fordham Prep School in the Bronx and got into Pauline Kael‘s film reviews in The New Yorker. Later, he got a scholarship to Holy Cross College in Massachusetts, where he studied History and Economics.

Besides, the talented person played baseball there but got injured and had to stop. He also helped start the college’s ultimate frisbee club.

How Tall Is Joseph Falasca?

Joseph is a tall guy, standing at 6 feet 2 inches (1.88 meters) as mentioned on sites like

His height, combined with his physique, makes him stand out in the roles he plays, be it on stage or screen.

Early Job

After college, Falasca jumped into the bustling world of advertising in New York City, starting on Madison Avenue at respected agencies. He began at J. Walter Thompson, completing their Professional Training Program before moving to BBDO.

There, he worked as an Account Executive for Pepsi-Cola alongside renowned directors like Joe Pytka, Joe Sedelmaier, Bob Giraldi, and David Fincher. During this time, his team scooped up a Clio Award and got a nod for the Palme D’Or at Cannes.

How Is Joseph Falasca’s Acting Career?

Even though Joseph was successful in advertising, the big-name decided to follow his love for acting. He went to Hollywood and began working in theater, producing many off-off Broadway plays.

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Joseph Falasca is a brilliant actor.
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Similarly, Deadwood alum spent over 10 years learning acting privately from Tony Greco, who was part of the Actor’s Studio and studied under Lee Strasberg.

Also, Falasca has appeared in many TV shows and movies, like ‘Passions,’ ‘House,’ and ‘Cane.’ His acting career includes short films such as ‘Coach Shane,’ ‘Marty,’ and ‘Red Wagon.’

Is A Writer And Producer

Beyond acting, the household name’s creative journey expanded. He wrote a feature film called “Mate for Life,” still in development, and showcased his photography skills in the TV mini-series ‘Border Line Talent.’ An enthusiast behind the camera, he shares his photographic projects on social media.

Presently, Falasca works as a freelance producer, having recently produced and worked as a cinematographer for a short film called ‘Drought.’

Moreover, the renowned name is currently involved with Katorga as a producer and pursuing a Master’s program at the University of Southern California.

What Is Joseph Falasca’s Net Worth?

As of 2024, Joseph’s money worth is said to be about $2 million. He earns most of it from acting, working with cameras, and other media stuff. In 2021, he made around $400,000 for the whole year, which is about $32,000 every month and $8,000 per week.

Coming to his ex-wife, Ari has amassed a whopping net worth of $5 million from her successful career.

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