'Catfish: The TV Show': This Is Nev Schulman Today

'Catfish: The TV Show': This is Nev Schulman Today
March 20, 2020 - 18:30 / Anna Valenzuela Rosas

Yaniv "Nev" Schulman first came onto our screens in the documentary Catfish which followed innocent and gullible young Nev in his tricky online romance. Since then he has run the super successful Catfish: The TV Show for 8 seasons! What is he up to now?

Nev is not so gullible anymore.

Victim to Detective: MTV's Nev Schulman Helps Others in Catfish: The TV Show

Nev Schulman's brother Ariel debuted the 2010 documentary Catfish at the Sundance Film Festival not knowing what a success it would be. The film followed Nev throughout his journey to find out who he was in an online romance with.

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Plot twist! It was not the sexy young photographer he thought it was! It was a middle-aged mom pretending to be a dozen different people to fool Nev into a relationship. Ever since he was swindled, Nev made it his duty to help others just like him in the smash success Catfish: The TV Show.

Still from the 2008 documentary Catfish.

MTV Hit Show Catfish, Still Running 8 Years Later!

Over 100 episodes later, the MTV show is still popular! Nev and his co-hosts find people being catfished online and do their best to find the real person behind the fishy online personas. Usually, the online Romeo and Juliet's are not who they say they are but every once in a while Nev jumps for joy when they find the Catfish telling the truth after all. 

Catfish: The TV Show hosts Max Joseph and Nev Schulman.

MTV's Host, Nev Schulman Today

In 2017, Nev married girlfriend Laura Perlongo and the two have had 2 gorgeous little babies since then. Sometimes Laura even helps hunt down the catfish on her husbands show! Nev and Laura work together promoting charities and speaking out on topics important to them, such as paternity leave.

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Nev has a few spin-off shows he is working on like True Life: Crime that deep dives into infamous true crime stories across the US. Whatever he does, we'll be sure to be watching!

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Ups and downs, good days and bad, there's nobody else I wanna do this with more than you.  </a></p> <p style=" color:#c9c8cd; font-family:Arial,sans-serif; font-size:14px; line-height:17px; margin-bottom:0; margin-top:8px; overflow:hidden; padding:8px 0 7px; text-align:center; text-overflow:ellipsis; white-space:nowrap;">A post shared by <a href="https://www.instagram.com/nevschulman/?utm_source=ig_embed&amp;utm_campaign=loading" style=" color:#c9c8cd; font-family:Arial,sans-serif; font-size:14px; font-style:normal; font-weight:normal; line-height:17px;" target="_blank"> Nev Schulman</a> (@nevschulman) on <time style=" font-family:Arial,sans-serif; font-size:14px; line-height:17px;" datetime="2020-02-14T19:23:17+00:00">Feb 14, 2020 at 11:23am PST</time></p></div></blockquote> <script async src="//www.instagram.com/embed.js"></script>