BIOGRAPHY - JOY GIOVANNI

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Personality: Joy Giovanni
Birthday: January 20, 1978
Hometown: Originally from Boston, Massachusetts
Now Resides in Los Angeles, California
Height & Weight: 5'5"
Trained by: WWE Training
Debut: 2004
Previous Gimmicks: Diva Search Contestent
Notable Feuds: Amy Webber

 

Giovanni won the 2001 L.A. Model Expo. She competed in the 2004 and 2005 Lingerie Bowl events.

 

Giovanni was in the Avenged Sevenfold music video for "Beast and the Harlot". She appears about two minutes and thirty seconds into the music video and performs in a sensual pole dance followed by a lesbian scene with the harlot which lasts just over a minute. She loses her soul upon making contact with the harlot. Giovanni has is also an avid fan of pork rinds. She admits to indulging herself frequently while on the road.

 

She was also a panelist for the G4 show Video Game Vixens. In 2004 and 2005, respectively, she appeared in two films: Instinct vs. Reason and When All Else Fails.

 

Giovanni participated in 2004 Diva Search, though after finishing third place in the competition, WWE signed her to a contract just a few days after her elimination. Joy debuted on SmackDown! as a massage therapist, and she began a feud with Amy Weber. The two became involved in then-babyface, Big Show's feud with JBL, with Giovanni as the on-screen girlfriend of Big Show. The feud included a part where Joy was kidnapped and discovered, bound and gagged in JBL's limo trunk in which at the time Joy and Amy was scheduled for a wrestling match but due to Joy being kidnapped Amy won by forfeit, as well as a backstage catfight between Amy and herself. After Weber's departure from WWE, Joy won the 2005 Rookie Diva of the Year contest at No Way Out. Beating out Michelle McCool, Rochelle Loewen, and Lauren Jones After this win, she occasionally appeared on SmackDown! during backstage segments with other Divas or occasional bikini and lingerie contests she would soon get into a short minor backstage feud with fellow Smackdown! Diva Melina and Dawn Marie before she was released from her contract in the summer of 2005.

 

Giovanni made a one-off appearance of her debut match during the 25 Divas Battle Royal to determnine Miss Wrestlemania at WWE's WrestleMania XXV alongside various other past WWE Divas. Giovanni was eliminated early on in the contest.

 

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