Jacob Pechenik is a well-known American Film Producer and businessman working in Hollywood. Born in San Antonio, Texas, he has produced several films like Before Midnight (2013), Jobs (2013), Solace (2015) and others. He is also the ex-husband of famous American actress and singer Zooey Deschanel.
Let’s look into his personal life, family, career and others.
Born in San Antonio, Texas in The United States of America; Jacob Pechenik is the eldest child of Steve Pechenik and Ruth Pechenik. He has a brother, Tony Pechenik and a sister, Ana Pechenik. He is currently 49 years old. He was married to actress/singer Zooey Deschanel from 21/6/15 to 1/6/20.
DATE OF BIRTH:
49(as of 2021)
JACOB, JAKE, JACK
PLACE OF BIRTH:
SAN ANTONIO, TEXAS, USA
176 cm or 1.76 m or 5’9”
70 kg or 154.32 lb
EDUCATION AND CAREER:
Jacob Pechenik had completed his Bachelors in Chemical Engineering from Massachusetts institute of Engineering. Earlier, he had completed his schooling from a local High School in his hometown in Texas. After passing out from college, he began a start-up called Tech trader Company with his friend for the development and support of trading platforms for prominent financial service and helped people to do direct material marketing. Also, in 2005, he developed a software “Yellow Jacket” for updating people about better trading products.
After these business ventures, Jacob started his own film production house called “Venture Film Productions” in 2010 and released their first film, a comedy-drama “Terri” in 2011. After that he produced several other films like “Before Sunrise”, “Solace”, “Kiss of the Damned” and others. For more information, see filmography.
Again, in 2016, he set up a firm called “The Farm Project” with is now ex-wife, Zooey Deschanel to help farmers grow crops and reconnect better with food production.
LOCAL HIGH SCHOOL
MASSACHUSETTS INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY
BACHELORS IN CHEMICAL ENGINEERING
ZOOEY DESCHANEL (ex)(married from 21/6/15 to 1/6/20)
Daughter, ELSIE OTTER PECHENIK and Son, CHARLIE WOLF PECHENIK
Frequently asked questions about him:
BLACK AND BLUE
ADIDAS, BURBERRY, US POLO
FAVOURITE FILM DIRECTOR
THE PURSUIT OF HAPPINESS
FAVOURITE GENRE OF MUSIC
FAVOURITE PLACE TO VISIT
FORMAL AND CASUAL
ANIMAL LOVER, PLANTING TREES, TRAVELLING
2015: Rock the Kasbah (producer)
2015: Solace (executive producer)
2014: Amnesiac (executive producer)
2014: Black or White (executive producer)
2014: Electric Slide (executive producer)
2014: Song One (executive producer)
2014: The Skeleton Twins (producer)
2013: Cold Comes the Night (executive producer)
2013: Life of Crime (executive producer)
2013: Devil’s Knot (executive producer)
2013: Hateship Loveship (executive producer)
2013: The Immigrant (executive producer)
2013: Jobs (executive producer)
2013: Before Midnight (executive producer)
2013: We Are What We Are
2012: Kiss of the Damned