Josh Ostrovsky is professionally known as The Fat Jew, and he is popular as an Instagram star, actor, model, writer, Winemaker, and entrepreneur. He was born on 18th of February, 1982, in New York City as the son of his Russian-born radiologist father Paul, and nutritionist mother, Rebecca. He grew up in Manhattan on the Upper West Side along with his family. As of 2018, he is 36 years old, and his birth sign is Aquarius.
While Ostrovsky was still a child, he appeared in several commercials, including one for Hershey's. Later he joined New York University and Skidmore College, where he completed his early education. After that, he enrolled at State University of New York at Albany, where he graduated in 2004 with a bachelor of arts in journalism.
While Ostrovsky was a student at the State University of New York, he was a member of the rap trio Team Facelift, an American hip hop group based in New York. He earned his name Fat Jew at Team Facelift. The team formed in 2004 and released their album, Mixed Emotions in 2006. However, later he left this group.
Ostrovsky made his movie debut in a short film called Bolt From the Blue. In the same year, he appeared in an independent American comedy-drama movie, Ben Banks, which was directed by Bryce Clark. The co-stars of this movie were Mischa Barton, Melora Hardin, Katharine Towne, and David Sullivan.
In 2016, Ostrovsky featured in an American comedy movie of Ben Stiller called Zoolander 2. The cast members of this movie were Owen Wilson, Will Ferrell, Penélope Cruz, and Kristen Wiig. This movie grossed $56.7 million at the box office against the budget of $55 million.
Similarly, Ostrovsky has appeared in numerous television series like The Daily 10, Rude Tube, TakePart Live, Talk Stoop, Ridiculousness, Greatest Party Story Ever, and The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills. Some of his notable songs are #Selfie, When We Were Young, Cake by the Ocean, and Boys.
Ostrovsky's nationality is American, and ethnicity is of mixed origin. He married his girlfriend, Katie Sturino, in 2014. The couple lived together for more than three years, and he got divorced from his wife in 2017. As of 2018, he states that he is single and living a prosperous life. He has no any past affairs and relationship.
Ostrovsky seems active on social networking sites like Twitter, Instagram, and Facebook. As of 2018, he has more than 10.4 million followers on his Instagram account and over 278K followers on his Twitter account. He regularly posts photos and videos on his social account.
Ostrovsky earns a huge amount of money from his professional acting and singing career. He has appeared in numerous movies and television series from which he must have collected a decent amount of salary. As per 2018 reports, his net worth is accumulated around $3 million.