Sanford Bookstaver Biography

Updated On Jul 14, 2019 Published On Jul 09, 2019
Facts of Sanford Bookstaver
Date of Birth: 1973 , September-1
Birth Nation: United States
Height: 5 Feet 7 Inch
Name Sanford Bookstaver
Birth Name Sanford Bookstaver
Father N/A
Mother Letty Halpern
Nationality American
Birth Place/City New York
Ethnicity White
Profession Director
Face Color Fair
Married to Rena Sofer
Children 1
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Sanford Bookstaver is an American producer and director best known for his work in television shows such as Scriptfellas, Fastlane, CaneJessica Jones, Power, White Collar and Chicago Fire.

Early Life, Family & Education

Sanford Bookstaver was born on September 1, 1973, in New York City, New York, the United States of America.

His mother's name is Letty Halpern while the name of his father is unknown. It's also unclear if he has a brother or sister or not. Bookstaver is of American nationality and belongs to white ethnicity.

As for his educational background, Bookstaver has studied at the USC School of Cinema-Television from where he graduated in 1995.

Career

Sanford Bookstaver started his directing career in 1999; he directed the comedy drama film, Scriptfellas, which was produced by Jeffrey Simon.

He has since directed numerous hit movies and television shows such as Prison Break, The O.C., Chicago PD, Dawson's CreekChicago Fire, One Tree Hill, House, Jericho, White CollarHarper's Island, Fastlane and Bones.

Most recently, he directed eight episodes of the crime drama TV series, Power starring Omari Hardwick, Lela Loren and Naturi Naughton.

Personal Life: Marriage & Divorce With Wife Rena Sofer

Sanford Bookstaver has been in an on and off marital relationship with his wife Rena Sofer who is an American actress best known for starring in the ABC soap opera General Hospital.

The couple got married in 2003. Their wedding was featured in InStyle Magazine in 2004. 

After two years of marriage, they welcomed their first child, a baby girl, on August 5, 2005. They have named their daughter Avalon Leone Bookstaver and she is currently 13 years old.

Several years later in 2016, the pair ended their marital relationship with a divorce. But they reconciled their relationship by getting engaged again. They will soon renew their wedding vows.

Actress Rena Sofer was previously married to her fellow General Hospital star Wally Kurth (1995-1997) with who she shares a daughter named Rosabel Rosalind Kurth, 22.

Salary, Net Worth & House

Being a successful film and television director and producer, Sanford Bookstaver earns a huge amount of money from his film making career.

The exact figure of Bookstaver's net worth is not available but some online sources have estimated it to be $3 million.

His salary is unknown but according to some tabloids, the average annual salary of a director in the United States is $80,768. Likewise, a producer in the nation earns $18.14 per hour.

He also has a huge and beautiful house in Valley Glen, California. He and his wife bought the mansion for $1.9 million and it stands at roughly 3,700 square feet area with five bedrooms and five bathrooms.

Body Measurement, Height, Weight, Age

Body Measurement: N/A

Height: 5 Feet 7 Inches

Weight: N/A

Age: 45 Years Old

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Born in New York, the USA

September 1 , 1973

Sanford Bookstaver was born on September 1, 1973, in New York City, New York, the United States of America.

Graduated From USC School of Cinema-Television

1995

Sanford Bookstaver has attended the USC School of Cinema-Television from where he completed his graduation in 1995.

Appeared in Scriptfellas

1999

Sanford Bookstaver started his directing career in 1999; he directed the comedy drama film, Scriptfellas, which was produced by Jeffrey Simon.

Married to Rena Sofer

2003

Sanford Bookstaver got married to his wife Rena Sofer, who is an American actress known for starring in General Hospital, in 2003.

Welcomed Daughter Avalon Leone Bookstaver

August 5 , 2005

After two years of marriage, Sanford Bookstaver and his wife welcomed their first child, daughter Avalon Leone Bookstaver, on August 5, 2005.

Net Worth $3 million

2019

The exact figure of Sanford Bookstaver's net worth is not available but some online sources have estimated it to be $3 million.