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American Film Producer Alexandra Shiva And Husband Jonathan Marc Sherman Happily Married For 15 Years.

News by Valdemar Published on 23 Jan,2018 Updated on 23 Jan,2018

Renowned for creating outstanding documentary films, an American film producer, and director Alexandra Shiva has most recently brought her new documentary film, This Is Home: A Refugee Story among her fans. It premiered in January 2018.

For her fans, Shiva's personal life is also a matter of interest. Currently, she is married to playwright Jonathan Marc Sherman. They tied the knot in 2003. We have all details about Shiva's personal and professional life here.

Alexandra Shiva and Husband Jonathan Marc Sherman Happily Married?

Alexandra Shiva and her husband Jonathan Marc Sherman are in a marital relationship since 2003. According to The New York Times, Shiva and her husband Sherman first met in 1996. According to the source, Shiva started liking Sherman after they shared a kiss at a party.

At the time, she said to her pal that she liked him a lot; however, her pal warned her that Sherman is an alcoholic. Shiva and Sherman parted shortly after their second date, however, they later reunited after Sherman gave up alcohol. 

Alexandra Shiva and Jonathan Marc Sherman are married since 2003

Alexandra Shiva and Jonathan Marc Sherman are married since 2003

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The couple eventually tied the knot in May 2003 in a ceremony held in the Public Theather's Martinson Theater. The couple welcomed their first child, son Samuel Sherman in 2007. Their second child was born after two years.

Alexandra Shiva and Jonathan Marc Sherman at The Park Gala at the Delacorte Theater

Alexandra Shiva and Jonathan Marc Sherman at The Park Gala at the Delacorte Theater 

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The couple has maintained a low profiled and last made their public appearance in June 2011 at The Park Gala at the Delacorte Theater in New York City. 

It looks like the pair doesn't want any attention in their personal lives. So far, we can assume that they are happily married as there are no rumors of their divorce.

Alexandra Shiva's Career Highlights: What is Shiva doing Currently?

Most recently a documentary This Is Home: A Refugee Story directed by Shiva has been released. She reunited with producer Jason Blum after the success of her Peabody Award-winning American documentary film How to Dance in Ohio which premiered on HBO on October 26, 2015.

Shiva made her debut as a director from documentary film Bombay Eunuch released under Shiva's production company Gidalya Pictures in 2001. The documentary was co-directed by Sean MacDonald and Michelle Gucovsky. 

Alexandra Shiva at Peabody Awards Ceremony at Cipriani Wall Street

Alexandra Shiva at Peabody Awards Ceremony at Cipriani Wall Street

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Her second documentary film Stagedoor was released in 2010. Her husband Sherman also performed in the documentary.

Alexandra Shiva: Quick Facts

  • Shiva was born Alexandra Elizabeth Shiva in New York City to Susan Stein Shiva and Gil Shiva.
  • She studied at Vassar College from where she earned a degree in BA in Art History.
  • Her 2001 film Bombay Eunuch is an award-winning film.
  • She is a founder of a production studio called Gidalya Pictures.

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