The question that haunts every relationship at some point is, “Is my partner cheating on me?” The magnitude of this question intensifies as one reaches celebrity status. Hollywood is filled with high-profile scandals and lately, it seems no one is safe from them. But if you are one of those people who like to know information beforehand, then you might just like the premise of the TV series, Cheaters. The show follows a dispatch team as they investigate the suspected partner and gather incriminating evidence. Joey Greco was one of the hosts of the TV series from 2002 to 2012. In this article, we will bring everything to know about this reality television star.
Joey Greco is an American television personality and actor, best known as the host of the reality TV show Cheaters where he was the host for ten seasons. He is also known for being allegedly stabbed by a cheating boyfriend on a boat during the filming of Cheaters in 2003, but later it was reported that the incident was staged. Greco has a net worth of $2 Million as of 2023.
Joel Stephen Greco was born on February 29, 1972, in Long Island, New York United States. Joel grew up in his hometown where he also began schooling. Joel graduated from Evangel University with a Bachelors’s degree in Psychology. He continued his higher education and received a Master’s Degree in counseling from Louisiana Tech University.
Joel began his career as a counselor before switching to a fitness trainer. He worked as a trainer in Dallas for some time before switching to real estate. His prior experience as a fitness trainer got him a job on ESPN’s hip-hop-oriented fitness show, “Fitness Pros.” Impressed with his performance, the producers from The CW Plus invited Joel to host the TV series, “Cheaters.” He replaced Tommy Habeeb as the host and worked on the series for ten years. In 2013, Greco was replaced by Clark Gable III. Even though Greco made a return to the show during season 15 in 2015 the case was from 2012 which did not air before.
While working for Cheaters, Greco starred in, wrote, and produced a reality series Ghostbreakers. Greco began working on the series in 2010 and was finished by 2012. He is credited with 18 episodes of the series.
Alongside his work in reality TV series, Greco has managed to keep several films under his belt. He debuted on the big screen with 1998’s Finding North – Party Guest and his latest appearance came in the form of 2013’s Charlie: A Toy Story – Mr. Amrak. Greco has also worked on numerous series on the small screen including Hot Package Sex and Violence (2015), The Jay Leno Show (2009), and House Arrest With Andy Dick (2009) amongst others.
1998 – Finding North – Party Guest
2003 – The Bottom Line – Tony
2005 – Devon’s Ghost: The Legend Of The Bloody Boy – Garry Walker
2006 – Serum – Detective Williams
2007 – Mad Bad – Loomis
2009 – The Locker – Patrick McMahon
2009 – Nightcrawlers – Delacroix
2009 – Janky Promoters – Kevin MaLine
2009 – Black Angels – as himself
2010 – The House That Drips Blood on Alex – The Landlord
2006 – Talkshow with Spike Feresten – himself (November 11 episode)
2007 – George Lopez – “George Thinks Vic’s Fiancée is Lion about Being a Cheetah’ – as himself
2007 – Unhitched – as himself
2009 – House arrest With Andy Dick – as himself
2009 – The Jay Leno Show – as himself (September 14 series premiere)
2015 – Hot Package Sex and Violence
Joey Greco does not seem to have many public appearances during public events. He mostly appeared on his own shows, such as Cheaters and Ghostbreakers. He also appeared on a pop-culture podcast by broadcasters/producers David “Nuzzy” Nussbaum and Guy “The Guy” Opochinski in 2011. He also appeared on a parody show called Netflix Cheaterz in 2017. He has also appeared in television commercials. He also hosted a variety of hip-hop, fitness, and hip-hop fitness videos, such as Fitness Pros, Sweatin’ to the Leftovers, X-treme Energy, Hip Hop Shop Dance Workout, and ESPN Fitness Club.
Joey Greco has been very private about his personal life and has not revealed much about his wife and kids. Over the years many tabloid articles have been published questioning Joey’s sexuality and to this day it remains a big question in his biography article. Greco has neither confirmed nor denied any rumors of him being gay or having any children. Also, several online websites claim that Joey was once married to a woman named Eanna. The pair reportedly married in 1995, but the relationship resulted in divorce.
Controversy On Set:
Back in 2003, Joey was stabbed by a cheating boyfriend during filming. But an interview by the female companion on November 3, 2009, stated that the whole thing was staged. When asked about the allegations, Joey maintained his silence and didn’t reveal anything.
Joey Greco is a handsome man with dark brown hair and brown eyes. He has a fit and muscular physique, as he used to work as a fitness trainer. He is 5 feet 9 inches tall and weighs around 75 kg. He often sports a soul patch and wears glasses. He also has a charming smile and a confident demeanor.