Ze Frank Biography

Biography by Published on Updated on 22 Sep, 2020
Facts of Ze Frank
Date of Birth: 1972 , March-31
Age: 48 years old
Name Ze Franks
Birth Name Hosea Jan Frank
Father Joachim Frank
Nationality American
Birth Place/City Guilderland, New York.
Religion Christianity
Net Worth $7 million
Married to Jody Brandt
Education B.S. in Neuroscience from University
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Ze Frank is an American online performance artist, composer, public speaker, and humorist. On the other side, he works as the chief of research and development for BuzzFeed. There is a famous video on the TED conference with the title "What's so funny about the Web?" by Ze Frank.  

If we talk about Frank's relationship, he is married to his girlfriend; Jody Brandt. Well, with all his expenses and luxuries, he has maintained a net worth of $7 million. Let's dive a bit deep into his personal life, wife, career, net worth, and much more.

What's Interesting about his Personal life? Early Life

Obviously he is an online star, born on 31st March 1972, in Guilderland, New York. He is famous by his name Ze Frank but his birth name is Hosea Jan Frank.

His father Joachim Frank is a Chemistry Nobel Laureate and her sister is a painter. Both Frank and his sister grew up in a suburb of Albany, New York.  

CAPTION: Ze Franks SOURCE:wiki UBC

Frank completed his schooling from Montessori school which is famous for its constructivist teaching methods. Later, he graduated with a B.S. in Neuroscience from University in 1995.

He was very fond of music from his fore life. Thus, he enrolled himself in different bands including Dowy Smack, Blues Traveller.  

Who Is Frank's Wife?

As we have mentioned earlier, Frank married his girlfriend Jody Brandt. The couple met for the first time at Brown University and dated for a long. The duo tied the knot in 2003 in a secret wedding.

His wife Brandt is a licensed psychologist. With the end of 2008, both of them moved from Brooklyn Heights, NYC, to Westwood, Los Angeles, CA.

The couple looks very much loyal to each other away from controversies. They both are living joyfully. There is no information about their children yet.

Frank's Digital Career

His career started with an online birthday invitation created by Frank in 2001 sent to seventeen of his closest friends. The message was forwarded widely and soon it generated millions of hits and more than 100 gigabytes of daily web traffic to Frank's personal website.

Later, the site grew up including interactive group projects, short films, animations, and video games, and many flash-based educational videos for children.

CAPTION: Ze Franks SOURCE:viralblog.com

Later, he won a 2002 Webby Award for the best personal website. It was also listed on the 50 coolest websites. He created his own website in 2006 named ZeFrank1 and started hosting the popular True Fact series. 

Frank was the president of Buzzfeed Motion Pictures. Later, from January 2018, he became the chief research and development officer for BuzzFeed.

How Much Net Worth Does Ze Frank Have?

Very much like other online stars, Frank has earned a lot from his digital career. He lives a very luxurious life with his wife in Los Angeles, California. Frank's total net worth is estimated at around $7 million. 

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