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Nev Schulman Bio, Age, Wife, Brother, Kids, Net Worth, TV Shows

Nev Schulman Biography

A native of New York, United States, Nev Schulman is an American TV host and producer. He is best known for the 2010 documentary film Catfish and the follow-up TV series Catfish.

Nev Schulman Age

Schulman is 38 years old as of 2022. He was born on 26 September 1984  in New York, United States. Schulman celebrates his birthdate on 26 September every year. 

Nev Schulman Brother

Schulman has a brother named Ariel Schulman. He is an American filmmaker and actor who has co-directed movies such as Catfish, Paranormal Activity 3 and 4, Nerve, and Project Power.

Ariel was born on October 2, 1981, in New York City. He graduated from the Tisch School of the Arts film program in 2004.

Ariel founded a film and photo production company with his brother Nev when they were teenagers. He is also an executive producer of Catfish: The TV Show on MTV.

Nev Schulman Wife

Schulman is married to his wife Laura Perlongo; a social media personality, professional photographer, and writer. On 23rd May 2016, Schulman declared he had proposed to the love of his life, and she said yes.

The two got married on 22nd July 2017. The wedding ceremony was carried out in Nev’s father’s backyard in East Hampton, New York.

Nev and his wife Laura
Nev and his wife Laura

Nev Schulman Kids

Schulman and his wife have three children together. Their names are; Cy Monroe, Cleo James Schulman, and Beau Bobby Bruce Schulman.

Nev Schulman Height

Schulman stands at the height of 5 feet 10 inches tall (1.79 m) tall. He weighs 73 kg(160 lbs).

Nev Schulman Education

Schulman attended Sarah Lawrence College, studying Photography and Dance from 2004 to 2006. He has acknowledged that he was dismissed from Sarah Lawrence College after beating a female student whom he allegedly mistook for a male.

Thereafter, he gave a statement that he had not recognized that she was a female and had struck out in self-defense. Schulman’s mother, an effective alumna of ‘Sarah Lawrence College,’ attempted to convince the college to allow him to continue, but he was not accepted back.

Nev Schulman Catfish

Catfish is a 2010 American documentary film produced by Henry Joost and Ariel Schulman. It involves a young man, Nev, being filmed by his brother and friend, co-directors Ariel and Henry, as he builds an idealistic relationship with a young woman on the social networking website Facebook.

The film was an important retail success. It led to an MTV reality TV series, Catfish: The TV Show. The film is credited with forging the word catfishing: a type of deceitful activity concerning a person developing a fake social networking reality for infamous purposes.

Nev Schulman Dancing With The Stars

Schulman appeared on the 29th season of Dancing with the Stars. He partnered with Jenna Johnson and the duo reached the finale. They earned perfect scores for both of their dances, a Paso doble and a Freestyle.

However, the duo lost the Mirrorball Trophy to Kaitlyn Bristowe and Artem Chigvintsev, who also got perfect scores. Schulman said that Dancing with the Stars was one of his best experiences ever and that he learned a lot from Johnson.

Nev Schulman Net Worth

Schulman has an estimated net worth of $2 million.

Nev Schulman movies and tv shows

  • Catfish: The TV Show Since 2012
  • Catfish 2010
  • MTV Suspect Since 2016
  • Nobody’s Fool 2018
  • True Life Crime Since 2020
  • We Need to Talk
  • Catfish Untold Stories Special Since 2014
  • Stars with Cars
  • Truce Since 2015
  • Alberto Lives in a Bathroom
  • Suspect Catfish: The TV Show from MTV Since 2021

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