Ari Sandel is a filmmaker from the USA. He is best known for directing West Bank Story (2005), a short film which won the Academy Award in the Best Live Action Short Film category in 2006.
Ari Sandel was born on September 5, 1974, in Calabasas, California under the birth sign Virgo to parents Kathy (Hale) and Dan Sandel. He holds an American nationality and belongs to the white ethnic group.
Talking about his education, Sandel studied Media Arts at the University of Arizona in Tucson where he received a special certificate in Middle Eastern Studies. He received his Directing MFA from the University of Southern California’s School of Cinema-Television.
The American actor is still to be married as is possibly single at the moment. However, in the past, he dated American actress and dancer Julianne Hough. The couple was first spotted publicly in July 2013.
As per the sources, the pair broke up after a few years, but they have not announced their separation yet, so the possibilities exist that they might be sharing a beautiful connection behind the curtain.
The talented American filmmaker has an estimated net worth of $1 million which is similar to an actor, Lucian Wintrich. He earns a huge sum of money from his Film director and screenwriter profession.
At the Toronto International Film Festival, Sandel also directed a 2006 documentary, Wild West Comedy Show: 30 Days & 30 Nights – Hollywood to the Heartland.
In 2015, Sandel’s debut feature film, the teen comedy The DUFF. Also, he directed the horror comedy sequel Goosebumps 2: Haunted Halloween, which was released in October of that year and started filming in February 2018.
Moreover, he is also scheduled to direct the upcoming Monster High movie adaptation live – action. Then, he went on to direct Aim High 2, an action-comedy starring Jackson Rathbone and Aimee Teegarden, for Warner Bros Digital.