Ariel Schulman

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Ariel Schulman
Born (1981-10-01) October 1, 1981 (age 35)
United States
Nationality American
Occupation Actor, film director, producer
Known for Catfish
Paranormal Activity 3
Paranormal Activity 4

Ariel "Rel" Schulman (born October 1, 1981) is an American actor, film director, and producer.[1] Best known for starring in, producing and directing the 2010 documentary Catfish, and for directing the horror films Paranormal Activity 3 and 4 with Henry Joost.

Career[edit]

With Henry Joost, Schulman has directed the movies Catfish, Paranormal Activity 3, and Paranormal Activity 4.[2] He graduated from the New York University Tisch School of the Arts Film program in 2004.[3] Schulman and Joost founded the production company Supermarché. As an actor, Schulman is best known for portraying himself in Catfish.

His younger brother Nev Schulman is the host of Catfish: The TV Show on MTV.

Filmography[edit]

Director[edit]

Year Title Notes
2007 Jerry Ruis, Shall We Do This? Short
2010 Catfish Documentary
2011 Metropolis II by Chris Burden: The Movie Documentary short
Paranormal Activity 3
2012 A Brief History of John Baldessari Documentary short
Paranormal Activity 4
2016 Nerve
Viral

Actor[edit]

Year Title Role Notes
2005 The Adventures of Slaters's Friend Slater Short
2006 If You See Something, Say Something Commuter Short
2007 Jerry Ruis, Shall We Do This? Jerry Ruis Short
Tight Shots TV series
2008 The Pleasure of Being Robbed Boyfriend
2009 Family Tree Short

Producer[edit]

Year Title Notes
2004 In Defense of Lemmings Video short
2005 The Adventures of Slaters's Friend Line producer
2008 AWESOME TV series; executive producer
2010 NY Export: Opus Jazz Associate producer
Catfish Documentary
2011 Metropolis II by Chris Burden: The Movie Documentary short
2012 A Brief History of John Baldessari Documentary short
Catfish: The TV Show TV series; executive producer

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Ariel Schulman Film Biography - Film". Time Out London. London, United Kingdom. Retrieved 2011-11-08. Screenwriter - 2009 - Catfish 
  2. ^ Ariel Schulman on Internet Movie Database
  3. ^ Schulman and Joost, along with Catfish producers, Marc Smerling and Andrew Jarecki, are Executive Producers of Catfish: The TV Show. "Catfish - Directors Bio". United States: Hopscotch Films. Archived from the original on 2011-02-28. Retrieved 2011-11-08. He graduated from NYU's Tisch Film program in 2004... 

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