Honored with the role of Disney's first openly gay character, Josh Gad is an American actor and comedian who has been in the entertainment industry since 2002.
Josh, who is proud to play LeFou in Disney's live-action remake of Beauty and the Beast, has several acting credits under his belt. He is known for his work in musicals like The Book of Mormon and Beauty and the Beast.
Similarly, he is popular for voicing Olaf in the Frozen franchise, appearing in political sitcom 1600 Penn, The Comedians, ER, Modern Family, and many more.
Insight Into His Married Life
Known for his YouTube series Reunited Apart, Josh Gad is married to actress Ida Darvish. The duo got married in a beautiful wedding ceremony on 10 May 2008.
Ida Darvish is a 44-year-old American actress who has few notable onscreen and voice roles. She is known for her work in Assassin's Creed: Revelations (2011), She Wants Me (2012), and Inferno (2016).
Josh Gad with his wife, Ida Darvish, at their wedding in 2008. (Photo: Josh’s Instagram)
Before coupling up in real life, Josh and Ida met in the David Ives play All in the Timing in the year 2004. The couple eventually fell in love, began dating, and got married 4 years after meeting each other.
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Josh and his wife have been married for 16 years and are parents to two children. The couple welcomed their first child, a daughter named Ava Tanya Gad on 3 August 2011. Ida was at the age of 36 when she gave birth to Ida.
Josh Gad and his wife, Ida Darvish, have two daughters in their family. (Photo: Josh’s Instagram)
Three years after welcoming their first child, Josh and Ida became parents for the second time. Ida gave birth to their second daughter, Isabella Eve Gad, on 17 February 2014. Ida was 39 years old when she got pregnant for the second time.
Net Worth & Recent Work Credits
Josh, who has been active in the entertainment industry for around two decades, has appeared in numerous movies, television series, theatre works, web series and has also worked in video games.
It’s amazing how the actor has successfully established himself with huge work credits that have helped him accumulate both fame and fortune.
As of 2020, the American actor and comedian Josh Gad has an estimated net worth of $12 million.
Josh, who is also a singer, provided his voice to Chuck in The Angry Birds Movie 2 (2019) and Frozen (2019). In the year 2019, he also appeared as a guest host in The Ellen DeGeneres Show.
Currently, Josh can be seen on Avenue 5. He is also voicing Birdie in Central Park. As per wiki, he will also be working in Beauty and the Beast prequel as its co-writer, co-creator, and executive producer.