Joseph D. Reitman Biography

Biography by Published on Updated on 16 Nov, 2016
Facts of Joseph D. Reitman
Name Joseph David Reitman
Birth Name Joseph D. Reitman
Nick Name Joseph
Nationality American
Birth Place/City Brookline, Massachusetts
Ethnicity White
Profession Actor
Working For Movies and TV shows
Net Worth $5 million
Eye Color Light-Brown
Hair Color Dark brown
Face Color White
Famous for Actor, film producer, film director, writer
Married Yes
Married to Shannon Elizabeth (m. 20022007)
Children N/A
Divorce Yes
Education Pitzer College
Movies Money Monster
TV Show Townies
Books Survivin' the Island
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Born May 25, 1968, Joseph David Reitman is an American actor, director, producer and writer from Hollywood California. The versatile actor is known for some famous movies like American pie 2 tomcats and the perfect storms, The CSI's regular tv actor started as a bartender and waiter and today holds credit for some famous shows and Movies.

Early career of Joseph David Reitman

Joseph David who was born and raised in Brookline, Massachusetts is a Pitzer College in Claremont, California graduate with a majored in theater. The writer and producer started as a struggling actor and trying his luck with acting by appearing in auditions and looking for roles in movies in his college days.

Joseph David was surviving as a bartender/ waiter working in some Sidewalk Café in Venice Beach. People who knew him from those days remember him trying to trick them with the New York City and southern accents on his customers. The place he worked as a struggler was called known the world over as the best place to people watch in Los Angeles.

Joseph David had to rush to his auditions right after he finished his daily works and schedules in the cafe. Sometimes he had to convince his friends to take the charge of his work to let him attend the theatricals. So, the struggle paid off for the writer-director and in no time he was into the razzle dazzle of the big screens.

The famous actor/ director has written some remarkable comics as well as stories for the movies over the year. Joseph David was launched in some big projects like Jay and Silent Bob Strike Back, and The Perfect Storm. He is the man who wrote 14th series of the famous comic Spider-Man Unlimited titled "S.C.U.D.S" which was published in 2006.

Personal life

2002 was the year when he married his longtime girlfriend and fiancée Reitman married longtime girlfriend and actress  Shannon Elizabeth who is famous for her role in American pie as Nadia. The couple got married in a small beachfront ceremony at Hotelito Desconocido in the south of Puerto Vallarta. The couple separated in 2005 after a legal divorce.

Joseph David later got together with Annie Duke a professional poker player and the couple announced their engagement on 25th April 2010. The couple again separated in 2012. Joseph David  is said to be single in recent days.

Career as poker player

The famous celebrity is a pro poker player too. The interesting thing is that his previous wife and former girlfriend both are a famous poker player in Hollywood. So, it is no doubt that they see each other every now and then. Joe has played The world Series of Poker twice and has won the's $1 Million bout as the reward.

Career as an Actor

The handsome American who holds an American nationality has appeared in many feature films throughout his career. The total movies he has in total landed big and small roles in 54 movies to be precise. His latest movies in 2015 and 2016 include  Money Monster and moreover, he has been seen in some popular shows too in 2010 he appeared in a famous series called Supernatural.

Career as a Producer and Director

The famous writer who had all of the experience required for the movie has no wonder some behind the camera experience too. The actor debuted as a producer for the first time in his life with 2006's Annie Duke Takes on the World and in 2007 he produced  Ten Inch Hero.

He has directed only one movie called Survivin' the Island in 2002 which was his own script that he wrote and directed.

The famous actor lives his life to its full potential and looking at his lifestyle he is believed to receive a pretty good salary for the work he does and his net worth is believed to be more than $5 million.