Yessica Kumala rose to fame after her marriage to famous American actor Josh Holloway. She was a virtual nobody until her marriage to the actor. The marriage pushed her into the silvery limelight, and her life has never been the same. Their love story reminds us of Cinderella. It is a real fairytale-like story. And trust us when we say this, it is a happy ending indeed. It resulted in marriage and beautiful children. The start was even sweeter.
Yessica is the one who fills the life and heart of Josh Holloway with love. Josh is famous for his role in the TV series, Lost where Josh played the role of James “Sawyer” Ford. He is also a model and has done modeling for many prominent fashion brands. Given his rugged looks and impeccable sense of style, it is not much of a surprise. Most recently, Josh is starring in the brilliant Paramount western series, Yellowstone.
Yessica Kumala and her life story are as thrilling as the TV series played by her husband Josh Holloway. Her life from a house in Indonesia to nightclubs in Los Angeles to the arms of Josh deserves a movie of its own. So, let’s quickly dive into the life of beautiful Yessica Kumala.
Who is Josh Holloway’s wife Yessica Kumala?
She was born on September 1, 1978, to middle-class parents, somewhere in Indonesia. Despite living in Indonesia, her parents were of Chinese descent. She spent most of her childhood in Indonesia.
In the hope of a better future, her parents later moved to the United States as they wanted to give a better life to their children. Yessica is very close to her family members.
Yessica is better known as the wife of the Lost star and model, Josh. As is often the case in Hollywood, she is more defined by her marriage to a celebrity. However, before her marriage, Yessica was a normal person like any of us with humble origins. She was far from the spotlight and glitters of the popular media.
Yessica Kumala is 44 years old. She celebrates her birthday on September 1. Yessica has a height of 5 feet six inches and her zodiac sign is Virgo. Her hair color is black.
She is an Indonesian national. However, she holds both American (By marriage to Josh Holloway) and Indonesian citizenship (By birth). Because of her paternal background, Yessica belongs to the Asian ethnicity.
How did Josh Holloway meet bar worker Yessica Kumala?
Josh Holloway and Yessica Kumala met each other in a bar in Los Angeles. It was the early 2000s and Josh was just starting out in his acting career those days. Yessica used to come dance in the bar, where Josh was a frequent visitor.
It was Yessica who approached Josh
One day out of the blue, Yessica asked Josh for his number. According to Josh, she looked him up and down and said, give me your number. Our girl Yessica knew what she wanted. And where does all that confidence come from? We would surely love to know the secrets.
Besides, Josh could not turn down the polite request by beautiful Yessica and they exchanged numbers.
It is undeniable that they were both attracted to each other. The connection was really strong from the very beginning moment of their relationship.
The relationship flowered from there. They began to message each other. Yessica and Josh dated for 5 years and it was getting pretty serious, and they were madly in love with each other. So, they got married.
Yessica and Josh married each other in October 2004
The couple exchanged vows with each other in October 2004. Josh had just finished filming the TV series, Lost. It brought him into the center of the media spotlight and with him Yessica too.
The marriage of handsome Josh Holloway was a hot topic in the media for many days. And beautiful Yessica was to the liking of the media. The couple looks exquisite in the arms of each other.
The wedding and the love story of the couple sound a lot like a fairytale. We wish them well.
Yessica Kumala and Josh Holloway have two children together
Soon after their marriage, Yessica gave birth to a daughter named Java Kumala in 2009. Java is an exquisite kid, just like her parents.
Five years later, in February 2014, the couple welcomed their second child, Hunter Lee Holloway.
According to the People magazine, the couple is very proud of their children. Both share a tremendous love for their children. Josh is very fond of his children and wants to imbue great values in them. Josh often posts their pictures on his Instagram account where he is usually on treks or fishing with his son.
What is the Net Worth of Yessica Kumala?
There is no information regarding the net worth of Yessica Kumala. However, her husband has a net worth of about $22 million. Given the relationship of the couple, it is safe to say they share finances and wealth with each other.
Is Yessica Kumala active on any social media?
No, Yessica is not active on any social media. She leads a very private life. We do not find her on any popular social media like Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter. Meanwhile, her husband Josh is active on Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter.
The only time we get a brief glimpse into Yessica’s life is when she attends film festivals, movie premieres, and other related events with her husband Josh Holloway.