Josey Hollis Dorsey is the son of actor Ryan Dorsey, popular for notable television series such as Southland, Parks and Recreation, The Mentalist and Shameless. Moreover, his father is a regular cast on the final season of FX's acclaimed drama called 'Justified'.
Josey's father had early acting roles in the shorts 'Groovin' On and Unspoken'.His father Ryan was cast in the 2015 feature film 'Blood Father', starring Mel Gibson, Elisabeth Rohm, and William H. Macy.
Josey Hollis Dorsey's mother, Naya Rivera is also an actress, and singer, known for playing Santana Lopez on Fox's musical comedy-drama television series named 'Glee'. His father, Ryan currently works in the movie named 'Blood Father' along with Mel Gibson and William H. Macy.
In July 2011, Josey 's mother Rivera was nominated for two ALMA Awards, in the categories of Favorite Female Music Artist and Favorite TV Actress – Leading Role in a Comedy.