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Interesting Facts About Josie Lynn Shalhoub, Tony Shalhoub’s Daughter

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Josie Lynn Shalhoub is the eldest daughter of Emmy award winner Tony Shalhoub and Brooke Adams. Apart from that, the star kid is also a writer herself.

Both of her parents are well known for their acting chops. Her father has worked in a variety of shows and movies from comedy, drama, and mystery to horror in the Monk, The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel, and 13 Ghosts to name a few. On the other hand, her mom Brooke is famous for movies like Days of Heaven, Invasion of the Body Snatchers, and The Dead Zone.

Moreover, it is a moment of pride for one to be a kid of parents whose folks are the face of the TV industry and big screens. So, today we have come up with some tidbits about Josie. Let’s move further to find out if Josie Lynn was adopted, her parents, her wedding, and more.

Josie Lynn Shalhoub’s Early Life

How Old Is Josie Lynn?

Josie was born in November 1988 in Omaha Nebraska and is 33yrs old at present. Similarly, she is Caucasian and holds US citizenship. Her parents brought her up in a friendly environment along with her sister Sophie Shalhoub in Chilmark, Massachusetts.

Josie Lynn Shalhoub Went to Farleigh Dickinson University

Now, taking a glance at her academics, Josie attended Yale Writer’s Workshop and Fairleigh Dickinson University. She studied Bachelor of Fine Arts in theater from CalArts, a private university in California.

Likewise, Josie also holds a culinary degree from the French Culinary Institute and Institute of Culinary Education. Well, the star kid seems to be a woman of varied interest after all.

What Does Tony Shalhoub’s Daughter Josie Lynn Do?

Josie Lynn Shalhoub is a writer on her professional front. Her essays, stories, and food writing such as Home and The Tea Shoppe have appeared in McSweeney’s, Audible, and Bon Appetite magazine.

Josie has also written an overwhelming non-fiction article where she confesses the whirlpool of emotions she went through during the pandemic. It is a mixture of love, fear of losing your beloved ones, and gratitude towards life.

Is Josie Lynn Shalhoub Adopted?

Yes! Josie was adopted by her mother Brooke Adams before her marriage to Tony. In one of her interviews, Brooke said she didn’t want to marry but, she always knew she wanted to be a mother. And her motherhood sprang with the entry of Josie into her life.

Needless to mention, every woman has an affection for one’s own child. However, special are those connections where parenthood is not a DNA thing but a choice of your heart, the unconditional love you have for an innocent life who is not even yours [or your own blood]. Here, we can relate this statement to Brooke Adams and her two daughters. Josie’s sister Sophie Shalhoub is also the adopted daughter of Tony and Brooke.

While Brooke adopted her elder daughter Josie before her marriage, Sophie became part of the family after their parents tied the knot.

How’s Josie’s Relationship With Her Parents and Sibling?

Josie is a gracious lady and forever grateful to her parents Tony Shalhoub and Brooke Adams. Although she’s not that active on social media, she drops some pics and posts about her family in her humble words which resembles how much she appreciates them.

Though the family isn’t blood-related, they have a good rapport between them. Josie shares a great bond with her sister Sophie Shalhoub as well. Here’s a pic from their childhood with their dad that Josie shared in her Instagram post.

Josie Lynn Played Cupid In Her Parents’ Relationship

Long-lasting relationships are a rare view these days, especially when it comes to Hollywood Celebrities. However, durable marriages like that of Tony Shalhoub and Brooke Adams are awe-inspiring. Tony met his future wife while doing the play The Heidi Chronicles on Broadway. Although they both had feelings for each other, the duo parted ways at the end of the play as Tony had a girlfriend back then.

Nevertheless, their love rekindled when Brooke sent a heartfelt letter of condolence after his father expired. The duo dated for a few months and eventually exchanged vows in April 1992.

However, it wouldn’t be wrong to say that their daughter Josie played as a cupid to bring them closer. In one of her interviews, Brooke mentioned that her daughter was fond of Tony and would always walk through the stairs calling him “Nony! Nony are you there?” She would jump out of her mother’s arms and run straight into his.

Who is Josie Lynn Shalhoub’s Husband? Details On Her Wedding

Talking about her relationship, Josie walked down the aisle with her husband named Traver in August of 2015. The two married in a private wedding ceremony in front of their family members and friends. She also has a son named Tucker Anthony Tischio with her hubby, who was born in June of 2020.

Josie Lynn Shalhoub family
Josie with her hubby and son.
Source: Instagram

With her bundle of joy and little world in New Jersey, it wouldn’t be wrong to say that she is pretty much content in her life right now. May their marriage be as strong and enduring as that of her parents.

How Did Josie Lynn Meet Her Husband?

Josie had just split up with her boyfriend from a 4-year relationship and had no intention of landing on the second one any time soon. But thanks to her lucky stars, she met the man of her life on the trip to New York.

They walked around West Village and talked about kids, family, religion, and books on their first date. It was as if things slowly started to fall into place for her.

Josie Lynn Shalhoub wedding
Josie and her life partner.
Source: Instagram

However, due to her work life, Josie had to move back to LA and although she was in love, she wasn’t sure to give it a go. Nevertheless, her then-boyfriend Traver was very understanding and ensured her that he was ready to wai, and respecting her decision gave her the time she needed. Gradually, their relationship started to flourish and take a pace.

Later, the gentleman got down on his knees and proposed to her with a ring box in his hand and asked her to be the mother of his children. And today the couple has a family of three.

What is Josie Lynn’s Net Worth?

As of 2022, her estimated net worth is $500,000. Besides, her celebrity parents Tony and Brooke are multi-millionaires and have a net worth of $30 million and $10 million respectively.

Josie Lynn Shalhoub’s Instagram

Brooke’s daughter Josie Lynn is active on Instagram and Twitter under the username #josielynneadams and Josie Adams respectively.

Likewise, her mom Brooke Adams is also present on the Instagram with username brookeadams_actress.