Skin director guy Nattiv is Israel born, American film director, producer, and screenwriter. He is one of 2 Israeli directors to win an Oscar as of September 2021 whereas the other director to win an Oscar is Moshe Mizrahi.
Along with inclining the height of success in his career, director Guy Nttiv is equally blessed in his personal life.
Married Life And Wife
Guy Nattiv tied the knot with his beloved girlfriend Jaime Ray Newman. Jaime is an award-winning American actress, singer, and producer who is best known for her performance in the soap opera General Hospital. Moreover, she is also the producer of the guy’s Oscar-winning film Skin.
Initially, as they began dating Guy and his lady love Jaime were in a long-distance relationship as Guy was living in Israel and Jaime was in Los Angeles. Both were busy with their work.
It was hard to maintain a long-distance relationship with a busy schedule and 10-hour time difference yet the duo stayed committed and figured out a way which they called “Always Be Filming” (ABF). They both used to capture their daily events and send them to their better half before they went to bed.
Although they saved their long-distance relationship, a lot more challenges were waiting ahead in their life. However, the pair stayed together and faced all the obstacles as a power couple and finally tied the knot on 31 December 2012. Now they are blessed with beautiful kids.
Guy Nattiv and his wife Jaime Ray Newman had to struggle a lot before experiencing parenthood. Guy first moved into LA from Israel while Jaime was pregnant with their first child. They all were happy and excited as things were getting back in place and were happy to be parents. Unfortunately, they lost their baby in stillbirth which left them in shock.
Yet they tried IVF treatment for various years. But Guy and his wife Jaime faced 4 more miscarriages and they lost hope.
After a long bumpy emotional journey miraculously they became parents with the help of their extraordinary surrogate. They were blessed with a baby girl on 8 September 2018 whom they named Alma Ness Newman Nattiv.
Subsequently, Alma was joined by her younger sister and Guy’s second daughter Mila Nico Newman Nattiv on 3 October 2019.
Movies And Net Worth
Initially, Guy Nattiv worked in advertising then he served as a head copywriter. After then for almost 7 years he became the chief creative director for the advertising agency named “Publicis Groupe”.
After graduation in 2002, Guy started his career as a screenwriter and director. His graduate short film “The Flood” won dozens of internal film festival awards.
Likewise in the year 2003, he directed the short film “Stranger” by collaborating with director Erez Tadmor. Again this short film also participated in dozen of international film festivals.
Again in collaboration with director Erez Tadmor, Guy Nattiv co-directed the feature film Magic Men which hit theaters in March 2014. It received 4 nominations and won Best Actor and the Israeli Critics Circle.
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Similarly, their collaboration was again seen in the short film Dear God. Then in 2018, he made his first American short drama film “Skin” which won Oscar for Best Live Action Short Film at the 91st Academy Awards.
His other short films are “Harmonia”, “Golda”, “A Stuntwoman”, and “Life Unexpected”. Now he is also an official member of The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences which he joined in 2019.
As a film director, screenwriter, and producer Guy Nattiv may relish generous income while his net worth is kept under wraps.
Bio: Family And Education
Director and screenwriter Guy Nattiv was born on 24 May 1973 in Tel Aviv, Israel to father Uzi Nattiv and mother Irit Nattiv.
As per his siblings, Guy has a sister named Shani Nattiv Bar. Guy Nattiv is the 2nd generation to Holocaust survivor as his grandparents are Holocaust survivors.
According to the LinkedIn profile of Guy, he graduated from the Camera Obscura School of Art located in Tel Aviv, Israel in 2002 with a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree in “Directing and Screenwriting”.
Guy Nattiv celebrates his birthday on 24 May and his zodiac sign is Gemini. He holds Israeli and American nationality.
Talking about the height of Guy Nattiv he is supposedly around 5 feet and 9 inches tall.