David Joyner
David Joyner
Celebrated Name: David Joyner
Real Name/Full Name: David Eugene Joyner
Gender: Male
Age: 60 years old
Birth Date: July 4th, 1963
Birth Place: Decatur, Illinois.
Nationality: American
Height: 1.78m
Weight: 70Kg
Sexual Orientation: Straight
Marital Status: Single
Wife/Spouse (Name): N/A
Children/Kids (Son and Daughter): No
Dating/Girlfriend (Name): N/A
Is David Joyner Gay?: No
Profession: TV actor
Salary: N/A
Net Worth in 2024: $1 million
Last Updated: April 2024

David Eugene Joyner is an American actor. He is best known for being in character portraying Barney (the purple dinosaur) from 1991 to 2001 on the iconic children’s television series Barney and friends. He also played Barney and the Backyard Gang in the last two episodes, and Later on, he played hip hop harry on the Discovery Kids and TLC children’s series.

Maybe you know about David Joyner very well, but do you know how old and tall is he and what is his net worth in 2024? If you do not know, we have prepared this article about details of David Joyner’s short biography-wiki, career, professional life, personal life, today’s net worth, age, height, weight, and more facts. Well, if you’re ready, let’s start.

Early Life & Biography

David Joyner was born on July 4, 1963, to his parents Roscoe and Mary Joyner. There are no details about his siblings. He attended MacArthur High School and graduated from ITT Technical Institute in Indianapolis with a degree in electronic engineering technology. He later was employed by Texas Instruments as their software analyst for six years.

Personal Life

Just like any other celebrity, David has chosen to keep his private life undercover. He has not released any data if he is either married or single. It is, however, speculated that he has a child named Bobby Joyner. He, however, is yet to confirm or deny the allegations. David and his mother were best of friends; it pained him to lose her to the deadly lung cancer at the age of 58 years.

Age, Height, and Weight

Being born on July 4, 1963, David Joyner is 60 years old as of today’s date 16th April 2024. His height is 1.78m tall, and his weight is 70 kg.


David Joyner auditioned for the role Barney in 1991 after David Voss, the former actor, left his role to join the military. He played the role, Barney, in the TV series Barney & Friends throughout the first six seasons; he also performed as Barney in live performances. He played Barney from 1991-2001. He has also been featured in the fur character Hip Hop Harry on the Discovery Kids and TLC children’s series.

In total, he has acted in approximately 83 movies and TV series. He starred in 104 episodes of Barney & Friends. This means that he has been able to achieve a lot during his years in the film industry, something that many of his fellow actors admire of him.

David would later in 2001 relocated to Los Angeles where he continued with his career as an actor. He Earned a recurring role in ‘the young and the restless,’ which is considered as long-running soap opera. He has also acted in that 70’s show, shameless, ER, 24, and several others.

When he left the show, he practiced his other venture of being a therapist. He had trained as a tantric at the age of 17 years. He offers services such as massage, orgasms, and baths. He charges $350 per session of 4 hrs. Not many walkouts from the film industry to concentrate on other ventures, but David felt it was time for him to exercise his different gifting. This choice seems to be a great decision he made as he earns good money from the same.

Awards & Achievements

On awards and achievements received by David Eugene Joyner to date has not yet been awarded any official award, but let’s give credit for his creative ways of making children happy and entertained and also his innovative business ideas where he has reaped big. He is one of the most famous actors in children’s movies, and many admire his character.  

Net Worth & Salary of David Joyner in 2024

David Joyner Net Worth
David Joyner Net Worth

David has, over the years, loved being Barney was very passionate about what he did. The film ‘barney’s great venture’ made it the most lucrative shows that earned him over $11 million at the box office. He decided to venture into other businesses to increase his net worth, and that is when he specialized as a tantra massage guru. His publicity as an actor has also propelled the business further .he values himself very highly for his services. He charges $350 per session of 4 hours.

As of April 2024, David Eugene Joyner is estimated to have a net worth of $1 million. This is subject to change as his business continues to expand.

David Joyner is a spiritual person who prayed before he got into his character. As much as he believes in a supreme being, he also believes in connecting to the spirit and soul he practices this in his tantra sessions he offers as his business mostly are ladies.

He also has a special place for kids; while performing in his costume, he narrates that sometimes it had a lot of discomforts, but this did not deprive him of giving it his best shots, this made him a favorite of many kids over the time he was in character. He is very relatable and friendly



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