Kopper Joi Overton has been enjoying the limelight since her birth for being born to a famous couple in the entertainment industry. Her father, Bill Overton is a renowned actor & writer. Her mother, Jayne Kennedy, is an actress & model and was one of the big names in the world of pageantry in the ’70s. She was the first African-American woman to win the Miss Ohio USA title.
Kopper Joi Overton’s Family
Kopper Joi Overton was born on 17 May 1989 to Jayne Kennedy and Bill Overton. She has 2 sisters: Savannah Re, born on November 20, 1985, and Zaire Ollyea, born on September 15, 1995. She also has a step-sister from her father’s side named Cheyenne born in 1982. Kopper’s father, Bill Overton, was born on February 26, 1947, in Boston, Massachusetts, USA. He is an actor and writer. Bill was previously married to Kathleen Bradley. He met Jayne Kennedy, in the 1977 movie, Cover Girls in which both acted.
Jayne Kennedy Overton (née Harrison) was born on October 27, 1951, in Wickliffe, Ohio, and is one of six children of Herbert and Virginia Harrison. In high school, she was on the cheerleading squad, was a member of the National Honor Society, and was elected three times the president of her high school class. A year after graduating high school, she met Leon Isaac Kennedy, a DJ, and a struggling writer/actor. They married in 1971 but divorced in 1982. On May 26, 1985, Jayne married Bill in Bermuda. The wedding was small, and the parents of the couple attended. The couple is proud parents of four daughters.
Kopper will be walking down the aisle soon, as she recently got engaged to her lesbian partner, Khanh Tran.
Kopper Joi Overton’s Net Worth
Kopper Joi Overton was born into a celebrated family and enjoys her parent’s fame. She was born and raised in the entertainment industry but chose a different career path for herself. She is the Digital Experience Lead for Skin Health West at Johnson & Johnson and proudly serves as a Care with Pride Co-Lead, leading the Communication pillar. Kopper is a true creative at heart with a passion for photography, content creation, and exploring new projects of décor and DIY as a certified Interior Decorator.
Kopper, in partnership with several non-profit organizations, also dedicates her time behind the lens to raising awareness about the impact social media can have on one’s mental health through education, authenticity, and open conversations. Her net worth is not disclosed but her parents have a combined net worth of $12 million. Kopper’s dad, Bill Overton is an actor and writer and is known for his work in Lord Shango, Payment Received, and The Astral Factor. Kopper’s mom, Jayne Kennedy, is a well-established television personality, actress, model, producer, writer, and public speaker. She was one of the first women to infiltrate the male-dominated world of sports announcing with a role on The NFL Today.