Judd Apatow Biography

Published On Jan 22, 2017
Facts of Judd Apatow
Date of Birth: 1967 , December-6
Birth Nation: United States
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Regarding his nationality and ethnicity, he is a white American. Moving to his personal life, age 49, producer Judd is a happily married man. Judd Apatow and his wife, Leslie Mann were married on June 9, 1997, in Los Angles. The couple met on the set of the comedy film, The Cable Guy, where his wife, Leslie was cast as Matthew Broderick's character's girlfriend and Apatow served as producer. The couple has been blessed with two children named,  Maude Apatow and Iris Apatow. Judd Apatow is the founder of Apatow Productions, through which he produced and developed the cult television series 'Freaks and Geeks' and 'Undeclared'. His recent net worth of U.S. $90 million.

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Born in Flushing, Queens, New York, United States

December 6 , 1967

 Judd Apatow was born on December 6, 1967, in Flushing, Queens, New York, U.S.  His parents are Maury Apatow and Tami Apatow. He has an older brother, Robert, and a younger sister, Mia. At the age of twelve, his parent's divorced and he grew up with his father.

 

Married with Leslie Mann

June 9 , 1997

Judd Apatow got married to  Leslie Mann on June 9, 1997, in Los Angles. They met on the set of the comedy film, The Cable Guy, where his wife, Leslie was cast as Matthew Broderick's character's girlfriend and Apatow served as producer.

Made his directional debut The 40-Year-Old Virgin

2005

Apatow made his feature directorial debut in 2005 with the hit "The 40-Year-Old Virgin",  which he also co-wrote with the film's star, Steve Carell, for Universal. The film opened at No. 1 and grossed more than $175 million globally.

His produced film Knocked Up

2007

His film "Knocked Up" was released in June 2007. And at the same year, Judd Apatow also produced the film "Superbad",  which was written by Seth Rogen and his writing partner Evan Goldberg. The film stars Jonah Hill and Michael Cera as Seth and Evan.

Nominated for Grammy and a Golden Globe

2007

 In the year 2007, he was nominated for a Grammy and a Golden Globe for co-writing the song "Walk Hard" for Best Song Written for Motion Picture. And written and produced by Jake Kasdan and directed by Kasdan

won award for Hollywood Comedy Award

2012

Apatow's work was also nominated for Outstanding Comedy Series at the 2012 fro his series "Girls"and Apatow able to received the Hollywood Comedy Award at the 16th annual Hollywood Film Awards presented by the Hollywood Film Festival.

Nominated for 2 Awards for his film Trainwreck

2015

In 2015, his film "Trainwreck" was nominated for 2 Golden Globe Awards, including a nomination for Best Motion Picture – Musical or Comedy, the first film directed by Apatow to achieve this feat. The film was also nominated for 3 Critics' Choice Movie Awards, including Best Comedy.