Who is Jeff Baena? Bio, net worth, age, wife, all about Aubrey Plaza’s husband.
Jeff Baena is a well-known and talented American screenwriter and film director. Jeff Baena is well-known in the industry and among fans for his work on numerous projects. Some of his most well-known works as a director include Life After Beth, Joshy, The Little Hours, and others.
Jeff Baena Biography & Profile Summary
|Born on :||June 29, 1977 (age 45)|
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|Birth Place:||Miami, Florida, USA|
|High School:||Miami Killian Senior High School|
|University:||New York University|
Jeff Baena Age, Parents, Siblings
Jeff Baena was born on June 29, 1977, in Miami, Florida, USA. His parents raised him in South Florida. Other details of his early life including the name of his mother, father, and siblings, or what they do for a living are not shared with the public.
Jeff Baena Education, Ethnicity
Following college graduation, Jeff Baena studied at New York University. He also attended the Miami Killian Senior High School.
His ethnicity is Jewish.
Jeff Baena Girlfriend, Wife, Children, Divorce
Jeff Baena began dating actress and comedian Aubrey Plaza in 2011. After years of a romantic relationship, they married in secret in early 2021, which they revealed in May 2021. They do not have any children yet.
The newlyweds are not linked to rumors of divorce.
Jeff Baena Career
Baena moved to Los Angeles to start his professional career soon after graduation. He ended up working on several films as a production assistant for the director, and producer Robert Zemeckis. He then went up to work as an assistant editor for writer-director David O. Russell.
A year and a half later, Jeff Baena met with a car accident that left his eyes injured. So as to keep Baena’s spirit up and to pass the time during his recovery, Russell began to discuss film script ideas with him. Among their four completed scripts, the comedy film I Heart Huckabees was released in 2004.
Over the years Baena has worked as a director as well as a writer for the films Life After Beth (2014), Joshy (2017), The Little Hours (2017), Horse Girl (2020), and Spin Me Round. He is also a producer of the film Horse Girl.
Moreover, Jeff Baena is the writer, director, and producer for Cinema Toast (2021).
On the set of Horse Girl, Jeff Baena has worked with Alison Brie, Matthew Gray Gubler, Debby Ryan, Molly Shannon, and Jake Picking.
Jeff Baena Awards, Nominations
Several of Baena’s work has earned him nominations. Some are namely nominations at Sundance Film Festival (2016, 2014), Fangoria Chainsaw Awards (2015), Edinburgh International Film Festival (2014, 2017), Chlotrudis Awards (2018), etc.
Jeff Baena Net Worth
The net worth of Baena is estimated to be around $3 million.
Trivia About Jeff Baena You Need To Know
- He was set to make his directorial debut with the film Joshy. However Adam Pally pulled out for personal reasons.
- He started creating stories and ideas while recovering from an eye injury sustained in an accident.