Adam Shulman Biography

Adam Shulman is an American actor, producer, and jewelry designer. He is best known for his roles in the television movie ‘The Dukes of Hazzard: The Beginning’ and NBC’s drama ‘American Dreams’. Shulman is also recognized as the husband of Hollywood actress Anne Hathaway. With notable projects in both television and film, Shulman has been active in the entertainment industry since 2005. He has also worked as a producer, creating the film ‘Song One’ which starred his wife. In addition to his career in entertainment, Shulman co-founded the James Banks Design company, known for their customized jewelry pieces. Despite his success, Shulman maintains a down-to-earth personality and is known for his philanthropy, regularly donating to charities.

Quick Facts

  • Age: 42 Years
  • Family:
    • Spouse/Ex-: Anne Hathaway (m. 2012)
    • Father: Mark Shulman
    • Mother: Jacqueline Banks
    • Children: Jonathan Rosebanks Shulman
  • Occupation: Actor, TV & Movie Producer
  • Height: 5’10” (178 cm)
  • City: New York City
  • U.S. State: New Yorkers


Adam Shulman began his acting career in 2005 with a role on NBC’s ‘American Dreams’ as Paul O’Bannon. He then appeared on the TV show ‘The West Wing’. Following this, he played the character of Deputy Enos Strate in the film ‘The Dukes of Hazzard: The Beginning’. In 2008, Shulman appeared in the film ‘The Gold Lunch’. Six years later, he made the movie ‘Song One’. He also appeared in the drama film ‘Ricki and the Flash’. In 2011, Shulman co-founded James Banks Design, a jewelry design company, with Heidi Nahser Fink.

Personal Life

Adam Shulman was born on April 2, 1981, in New York City, New York, USA. He is the only son of Jacqueline Banks and Mark Shulman. He earned his B.A. from Brown University and later graduated from New York University with a degree in theatre. In 2001, he apprenticed at the Eugene O’Neill National Theater Institute.

In terms of his love life, Shulman dated actress Anne Hathaway for several years before getting engaged to her in November 2011. They got married on September 29, 2012, on the California coast. They have a son named Jonathan Rosebanks Shulman, born in 2016.

Shulman is known for his philanthropy work. He has created modern, handcrafted jewelry pieces for the World of Children Award and donated all the proceeds from the collection to charity. Additionally, he regularly donates money to charitable organizations.

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