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Joe Patane
Born May 22, 1970
Hometown Brooklyn, New York
Show History
Season The Real World: Miami
Episodes 22
Social Media
Twitter joepatane
Instagram computane

Joe Patane is a roommate on The Real World: Miami


Twenty-five-year-old Joe is a graduate business student at Fordham University in New York City. He owns a small business, Computane Corp, and is very eager to start a business with his housemates. Throughout the season, Joe tries hard to resist the allure of his new female roommates while staying faithful to his fashion model girlfriend.


After Real World

Joe lives in New York and continues to work in the computer industry. He has a Web page, but you'll have to find it yourself! Joe commutes between his home in New York to Chicago and Los Angeles in connection with his foundation, Joe's World, that is dedicated to working with children. You can find out all about it at He wrote a book on his Real World experience entitled Livin' in Joe's World.