Who is Adam Shulman, Anne Hathaway’s husband? Wiki Bio

Adam Banks Shulman was born in New York City, USA, on 2 April 1981, so his zodiac sign is Aries and he holds American nationality. He is an actor and a producer, known from appearing in the science fiction film “The Shower”, and for being the husband of noted American actress Anne Hathaway.

Early life and education

Adam was raised in New York City by his father who is a businessman, and his mother who is a fashion designer. He grew up being interested in acting as he often watched movies and TV series with his mother, and at high school he started practicing acting and appearing in school plays – he was also physically active as he played football and soccer.

Upon matriculation, he joined the Williamstown Theatre Festival’s Apprentice Program Summer in 2000. In the following year, he joined The Eugene O’Neill National Theater Institute for the fall semester 2001, and in 2002 attended New York University’s Tisch School of the Arts’ summer program, called “Sight and Sound”. In 2003, Adam enrolled at Brown University, graduating with a bachelor’s degree in Theatre in 2006.

Career as an actor and other ventures

Adam launched his career by appearing in the film “Liberation” which was followed by him producing as well as starring in the movie “Puzzler”. His latest work has been on the science fiction comedy film “The Shower”, but neither of these movies gained enough attention for the popular IMDb film and TV series rating website to write about their plot and cast.

Adam is also a jewelry designer, having founded his own company called James Banks Designs with his friend Heidi Nahser Fink, who is a famous designer. The two are creating unique vintage pieces of jewelry – one of their most expensive pieces is the lightbulb-inspired necklace which costs around $5,000. In 2013, Adam sold his jewelry for the World of Children foundation, and all the money that he earned went to the foundation which works with underprivileged children from all around the world.

Love life and marriage with Anne Hathaway

Anne Hathaway dated her long-term boyfriend Raffaello Follieri, a real estate developer, from 2004 to 2008, when he was arrested for taking millions of dollars from investors by posing as a real estate agent working for the Vatican. Anne then left him and started dating Adam in November 2008.

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The two met at Palms Spring Film Festival, and although Anne wanted to stay single for a while after her break-up, she changed her mind after being introduced to Adam by a mutual friend, who told her she would marry him one day. It was Anne who asked Adam out on a date, which turned out to be a trip to New Orleans. They married on 29 September 2012, and Anne gave birth to their son Jonathan Rosebanks Shulman on 24 March 2016, and their second son named Jack Shulman followed in November 2019.

Rumor has it that the two had problems in marriage as Anne wanted to move to Los Angeles as her job demanded it, while Adam wanted to stay and raise their first child in Manhattan.

It appears that the two have worked things out, and Anne is dividing her time between Los Angeles and New York City.

Hobbies and other interests

Adam likes to travel and has been all around the US, while he has also been to England, France, and Italy – his dream travel destination is Miami in Florida. He is a lover of animals and has a pet dog and a pet cat, but he doesn’t like sharing the details of his private life with the public, thus doesn’t have Instagram or Twitter accounts. He has his own favorites when it comes to famous actors and actresses, who are Johnny Depp, Robert Downey Jr., and Sandra Bullock, while some of his favorite movies are “Edward Scissorhands”, “Avengers”, and “Runaway Bride”.

Adam Shulman and Anne Hathaway

Two of his favorite TV series are “Breaking Bad” and “Prison Break”, and he occasionally goes to watch plays at the New Amsterdam Theatre in New York City. He is physically active, having several training sessions at the gym each week, and enjoys playing billiard and table soccer with his friends.

Appearance and net worth

Adam is 38 years old. He has short brown hair and brown eyes, is 5ft 10ins (1.77m) tall, and weighs around 159lbs (72kgs). As of early 2020, his net worth is estimated at over $1 million, while Anne’s net worth is reputedly over $35 million.

Who is Anne Hathaway?

Anne Jacqueline Hathaway was born in Brooklyn, New York City USA on 12 November 1982, so her zodiac sign is Scorpio and she holds American nationality.

She is an actress, perhaps best known for her roles in “Devil Wears Prada” in 2006 and in “One Day” in 2011. She was raised with two brothers named Michael and Thomas partially in the Brooklyn, by her mother Kate who was an actress, and her father Gerald who was an attorney. The family moved to Short Hills, Millburn, New Jersey when she was six years old, the same year that she saw her mother perform as Fantine in the play “Les Miserables”, and then expressed her wish to become an actress herself. However, her parents were against it, and her mother decided to stop acting and focus on raising her children. So Anne grew up wanting to become a nun, and was close to the church, but after finding out that her brother Michael was gay and the church’s attitude to such a situation, her beliefs and interests changed.

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She enrolled at Brooklyn Heights Montessori School, later switching to Wyoming Elementary School in Millburn and upon finishing it, she began attending Millburn High School, playing soccer for the school’s team and appearing in most of the school’s plays. After she matriculated, Anne enrolled at New York University’s Gallatin School of Individualized Study, but left to pursue her acting career.

She had her first lead roles in the Disney films “The Princess Diaries” and “The Other Side of Heaven” in 2001. Her next notable role was in 2005 in the drama film “Brokeback Mountain” in which she starred alongside Heath Ledger and Jake Hyllenhaal.

She was the star of the comedy film “The Devil Wears Prada” released in 2006, and in 2010 she starred in the romantic comedy film “Valentine’s day” alongside Ashton Kutcher. She was invited to play a lead role in the romantic drama film called “Love & Other Drugs” the same year, and in 2011 she portrayed Emma Morley in the romantic comedy film “One Day”.

It is widely believed that her best performance was in the film “Les Miserables” in 2012, in which she portrayed Fantine, the same role she’d been so impressed by her mother playing it. For the role she had to lose 11kgs, cut her hair, and learn about prostitution. Later, “The Washington Post” wrote ‘the centerpiece of a movie composed entirely of centerpieces belongs to Anne Hathaway, who as the tragic heroine Fantine, sings another of the memorable numbers’.

Some of her latest roles have been in the film “Ocean’s 8” in 2018, “Serenity” in 2019, and in “The Last Thing He Wanted” in 2020. Anne is a philanthropist, and has worked with underprivileged children such as those in Nicaragua helping to get them vaccinated, while she has also volunteered in Ethiopia and Kenya. She is currently working with many charity organizations, such as Creative Coalition, Human Rights Campaign, and St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital. She is supporting rights of the LGBT community, as well as same sex marriage.

She has won many awards for her performances in movies, such as an Academy Award, a BAFTA Award for best supporting actress in “Les Miserables”, and a Golden Globe Award among others.

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