Joshua Bee Alafia Biography

Biography by Published on Updated on 06 Sep, 2019
Facts of Joshua Bee Alafia
Birth Nation: United States of America
Name Joshua Bee Alafia
Birth Name Joshua Bee Alafia
Nationality American
Birth Place/City United States of America
Ethnicity Black
Profession Cinematographer
Working For Movies
Net Worth N/A
Eye Color Black
Hair Color Black
Weight in KG N/A
Married Yes
Married to Yaya DaCosta (m. 2012)
Children 1
Divorce Not Yet
Movies Let's Stay Together, Cuban Hip Hop All-Stars, One Night Stand
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Joshua Bee Alafia is a cinematographer and director, known for his outstanding works in several documentaries including Everyday art in Cuba, Behind the Green Line and Juneteenth Community. He is the founder and CEO of art website Joshua Bee Alafia is also a practitioner and trainer of spirituality and meditation. He has taught mindfulness meditation to thousands of youth throughout the world. 

He has been married to model Yaya DaCosta since 2012 and has a child. The pair welcomed their first child, a son Sankara Alafis in September 2013. The pair have filed for divorce.

Early Life Of Joshua Bee Alafia

Joshua Bee Alafia was born in the United States. Joshua highly admired movies ever since he was a child. He watched a lot of movies while growing up.

Alafia then decided that he wanted to get into Hollywood. His parents supported him all the way. Joshua went on to achieve his dream of becoming a well-known director, producer, and cinematographer in the acting arena. Alafia is of American nationality.

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Joshua Bee Alafia's Career

Joshua began his career as a cinematographer in 2001’s Cubamor. Since then he has worked in The Cuban Hip-Hop All-Stars, She's Got an Atomic Bomb, The Seed, One Night Stand, Let's Stay Together, Single Hills and more. He has worked on documentaries like Maybe Dreams Can Come True and Havana Habibi.


He has written, edited and produced many of these. Joshua has also worked in the Camera and Electrical Department and the sound department in a few of these. He is hugely respected for his admirable work. The public wants to see more of him in the years to come. 

Joshua Bee Alafia's Net Worth And Body Measurements

Joshua’s net worth has not been estimated to date but it is known that he has a huge salary coming out of his directing career. Alafia has garnered a lot of fame and fans till date for his exceptional work in independent movies.  

The highest-paid actors like Robert Downey, Jr. has an estimated net worth of $300 million and Dwayne Johnson net worth is $220 million.

As per some online sources, the average salary of the actor is $200k per movies according to their talent and hits. He also made good sum from promotional campaigns and advertisements.

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The bio of the very talented Joshua Bee Alafia can be found on various social media sites including IMDb, Wikipedia, and Twitter. He is a cinematographer and director, known for Cubamor (2001), The Seed (2010) and Se Safando (2012). 

Joshua Bee Alafia's Personal Life

Joshua Bee Alafia is a divorcee. He is not dating anyone (publicly) at the moment. Joshua Bee Alafia was married to fashion model/actress Yaya DaCosta from 2012-2015. Joshua's wife filed a divorce with him in 2015 which was finalized a year later.

He also has a son Sankara Alafia with his ex-wife, Yaya DaCosta. 

CAPTION: Joshua Bee Alafia with ex-wife Yaya DaCosta and son SOURCE: Instagram

In September 2016, an interview with Madame Noire, his wife said that they were never married only lived together and welcomed a baby. However, in 2015, she filed for divorce with her husband, according to US Weekly. 

He has never spoken so much about his past relations and affair. Joshua likes to keep his private life away from the clutches of the public. It is known that he married a wife, Yaya DaCosta.

Yaya is a prominent American actress and fashion model who is known to be the runner-up in America's Next Top Model and was currently seen starring as a singer, Whitney Houston in Whitney.

They had two lovely years of marriage until things did not favor them. There were rumors that the couple had split up. The rumor turned out to be true when DaCosta went on to file a divorce from Alafia on 12th November 2015. He is not in an affair and is single at present.

Joshua has a well-defined face and a masculine body which grabs the attention of many of the viewers which include especially females. He is appealing in a strange way.  Alafia has the charm and skills to make his audience love his work.