Born on September 26, 1984, Nev Schulman is an American producer, actor, TV host and photographer who is best known for the 2010 documentary film Catfish and Catfish: The TV Show on MTV. He recently became a center of attraction after he was accused of Sexual misconduct and the production of “Catfish” was suspended. More information on allegation can be found on the post of The Verge.

The show, catfish is about exposing the real people behind fake dating profiles. Schulman and Max Joseph helps people learn the truth behind their internet crushes. For more information, read the article below.

Nev Schulman

Before Fame: He attended Sarah Lawrence College but was expelled due to punching a girl.

Family/ Relationships

Nev Schulman Parents/Ethnicity/Religion

Born in New York City, he has an older brother Ariel. He is of German-Jewish, Russian-Jewish, Polish-Jewish, and Romanian-Jewish descent.

He is married to Laura Perlongo. They married on July 22, 2017. They have a daughter named Cleo James. For more information, visit his twitter and Instagram.

Profile / Wiki / Information

Personal Information

  • Full Name: Yaniv Schulman
  • Nicknames: Nev
  • Birthday: September 26,1987
  • Age: 33 years old
  • Birthplace: New York City. New York, US
  • Current Residence: United States
  • Education: Sarah Lawrence College
  • Profession: Actor, producer, TV host, photographer
  • Nationality: American
  • Ethnicity/Race: White
  • Religion:  Jewish
  • Zodiac: Libra
  • Spouse/Wife: Laura Perlongo (m. 2017)
  • Children: 1
  • Net Worth: Not Available


  • Height: 6 feet 1 inches
  • Weight: Not Available
  • Feet Size: Not Available
  • Dress Size: Not Available
  • Shoe Size: Not Available
  • Chest Size: Not Available

Trivia/ Facts that you probably didn’t know

  • He is of German-Jewish, Russian-Jewish, Polish-Jewish and Romanian-Jewish descent.
  • He attended Sarah Lawrence College studying Photography and Dance but was expelled after punching a girl.
  • He has an older brother named Ariel.
  • Schulman has written a book, In Real Life: Love, Lies & Identity in the Digital Age (2014).