Ian Kessner

Lan Kessner

Who is Ian Kessner? Birth, Age, Ethnicity, Nationality

Ian Kessner is a Canadian screenwriter, film producer, and director best known for his work on the 1998 remake of Carnival of Souls. He even won “Best Short” at the 1998 H.P. Lovecraft Film Festival for his 35mm short The Puzzle.

Aside from his job, he is well-known for being the spouse of an Israeli-American model and actress Bar Party.

Ian Kessner was born on August 26, 1969, in Montreal, Canada. As of 2024, he is 55 years old.

Ian, the producer, and director was born under the sign of Virgo. He is of Canadian nationality and Ashkenazi Jewish​​ ethnicity.

Ian Kessner Family, Parents, Siblings, Education

Ian Kessner was born to parents Rhona and Norman Kessner. His paternal grandfather’s name was Abraham Jacob ‘Abe’ Kessner, and his paternal grandmother’s name was Toboe Fine. The occupations of his parents and siblings are yet to be revealed.

Ian, on the other hand, graduated from the University of Western Ontario’s summer film program. He then relocated to New York. In 2002, he received his MFA in Directing from the American Film Institute.

Professional Career of Ian Kessner

Ian Kessner started directing after Gone Fishin’ when he attended NYU’s summer film program. Then he landed a deal with Showtime to co-create the TV shows The Dopes and Twisted Puppet Theater.

Following that, he started directing and producing music videos for Fashion!’s Week and Chop Suey TV for USA Network’s USA LIVE programming block. The show later won the first Time Warner/Reel Time Online Film Festival.

Ian has since utilized his imagination to direct and produce the David Blaine: Street Magic demo. He even assisted Trimark Pictures with the reshoots of Wes Cravens’ Carnival of Souls. His finest achievement, though, was the 35mm short The Puzzle, which won “Best Short” at the 1998 H.P. Lovecraft Film Festival.

Ian Kessner Quick Facts

Real Name Ian Kessner
Birthday 26 August 1969
Birthplace Montreal City, Canada
Zodiac Sign Virgo
Nationality Canadian
Ethnicity Ashkenazi Jewish​​
Profession screenwriter, film producer, and director
Age 55 years old (as of 2024)
Married/Wife Bar Paly
Net Worth $5 million
Parents Rhona and Norman Kessner

Ian Kessner Net Worth 2024, Salary, and Income

Ian has amassed a sizable fortune via his work as a director and film producer. A typical film director earns $4,434 per hour or $92,220 per year. For the time being, Ian Kessner’s net worth is estimated to be $5 million.

Where can we contact Ian Kessner? Social Media Presence

Kessner is available on any kind of social media platform including Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram. His Instagram name is (@ian_kessner).

Awards and Nominations

He has not received any significant honours yet but based on his work, he may receive nominations in the future.

Ian Kessner Relationship, Married, Affair

Ian, the director, and writer has already married Bar Paly, a stunning Israeli actress and model. Since 2007, the couple has been happily married.

After living together for many years, the couple got US Citizenship on August 14, 2014, with no details about their love affair revealed. However, they have not yet welcomed any children.

Body Measurements: Height, Weight, Hair Color

Ian has an appealing body type. He measures 5 feet 10 inches tall and weighs roughly 65 kilograms. He has dark eyes and long brown hair.

Rumours and Controversies

He has not been involved in any issues, and we have not heard any rumours about him up to this point.

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Last Updated on February 16, 2024 by sab