Max Handelman - Updated Apr 2024

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Max Handelman


Max Handelman is famous as an American executive and producer. Max Handelman is known for his works like Surrogates, Pitch Perfect, and Pitch Perfect 3.

Early Life

On May 3, 1973, Max Handelman was born in Portland, Oregon, United States. As of now, he is already 50 years old and has Taurus as his zodiac sign. Unfortunately, information about his parents remains unknown so far.

Likewise, he has not revealed anything about his siblings either. Regarding his education, he went to Catlin Gabel School and graduated in 1991. Later on, he went to the University of Pennsylvania. In 2003, he got an MBA degree from UCLA.

Max Handelman – Net Worth 2024

As a producer, Max Handelman has been part of several movies. As per the sources, he has a total net worth of $50 million. Unfortunately, his salary is unknown so far.

Personal Life

As of now, Max Handelman is married to Elizabeth Banks on July 5, 2003. They met each other during their school days at the College of Pennsylvania.

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Caption: Max Handelman with his wife. Source: Instagram

After dating for years, they finally got married and have been living a blissful life. In March 2011, they welcomed their 1st kid Felix. On November 14, 2012, they welcomed another kid Magnus Mitchell Handelman.

Professional Life

Max Handelman has written a book titled ‘Why Fantasy Football Matters: (And Our Lives Do Not). Therefore, the book was published in August 2006. Later, together with Barmack, he collaborated on a weblog named ‘Beyond Bowie,’ covering the ‘Blazers.’ As a director, he worked with ‘News Corporation and helped launch the ‘Fox Sports fantasy football division.
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Caption: Max Handelman in an event. Source: Getty Image

In addition, he is a co-founder and partner of the film production company ‘Productions.’ He has worked on several big-screen projects, a TV film, and a web series, over the years.
With the American science-fiction mystery film ‘Surrogates,’ he made his debut as a producer. Thus, the film was directed by Jonathan Mostow. On September 25, 2009, it was released, and became a sensational hit, grossing over $122 million at the box office.
Besides that, he co-produced the American comedy ‘Pitch Perfect’ along with his wife, Elizabeth Banks, and Paul Brooks. Likewise, the trio of Max, Elizabeth, and Paul Brooks produced 2 sequels to the award-winning film ‘Pitch Perfect,’ namely ‘Pitch Perfect 2’ and ‘Pitch Perfect 3.’ Hence, the sequels were released on May 15, 2015, and December 22, 2017, respectively, in the US.

More About Career

Moving on,  Max by then an active producer, worked as an executive producer for the American comedy series ‘Resident Advisors. It has the casts like Elizabeth, Michael Petok, Natalia Anderson, and Ira Ungerleider. On April 9, 2015, it premiered on Hulu, and the series was created by Alex J Reid, Natalia Anderson, and Taylor Jenkins Reid.
He co-produced a biographical drama on atheist activist Madalyn Murray O’Hair, titled ‘The Most Hated Woman in America. He was seen working along with Elizabeth and Laura Rister. On March 14, 2017, the world premiere of the film was held at ‘South by Southwest’. Similarly, it was released by ‘Netflix’ on March 24 that year. In addition, he also produced the 2017 TV movie ‘The Trustee.’
He and Elizabeth are working as producers through ‘Brownstone Productions,’ for the forthcoming action comedy ‘Charlie’s Angels,’ a reboot of the ‘Charlie’s Angels franchise. thus, it is based on the TV series of the same name, the film is directed and co-written by Elizabeth, who will also appear in it as ‘Bosley’.

Social Media

Max Handelman has an Instagram account named @Machandelman with 4,428 followers. Likewise, he has a Twitter account named @maxhandelman with 2,860 followers.

Max Handelman – Body Measurements

Max Handelman stands 5 feet 5 inches tall and weighs about 70 kg. Similarly, the producer has a blue eye color and dark brown hair color.