December 05, 2022

Jacob Pechenik Biography, Age, Wife, Children, Family, Wiki & More

Updated On : January 11, 2021

Short Biography

Jacob Pechenik was born on 16-06-1972 in San Antonio in the state of Texas, United States. He is an American Film Producer & Ex-husband of actress/singer Zooey Deschanel.

Other Name: Jacob, Jake, Jack
Appearance: Hollywood

Jacob Pechenik Complete Bio & Career

Jacob Pechenik has great interest in science stream. He attended Massachusetts Institute of Technology where he got his degree of science in chemical engineering stream. He wanted to become a scientist in his childhood but his destiny wanted something else. Therefore, he becomes a film producer. Before becoming a film producer, he joined hand with his friend and created the start-up Tech Trader company. Here, he designed enterprise software for the help of people to do catering with direct materials markets.

Furthermore, he also developed new software "Yellow Jacket" in 2003 to give update methods for better trading of products. At the end, he sold his company to intercontinental Exchange and jumped into film industry where he establishes his own film production company. Jacob served himself as an executive producer and produced first movie "Terri" in 2011. After that in 2012, the producer produced his another film "Kiss of the Damned". Joséphine de La Baume, Milo Ventimiglia and Roxane Mesquida was seen in main character's roles.

Additionally, Pechenik never see back and as an executive producer, he produced numerous movies such as  "We Are What We Are", "Before Midnight", "Before Sunrise" (1995), "The Immigrant" (2013), "Hateship Loveship" (2013), "Devil's Knot", "Life of Crime" and so on. He first time produced his film "The Skeleton Twins" in 2014 where the producer collaborated with beautiful actress Anne Hathaway for a song named "Song One".

Moreover, Jacob and his life partner Zooey Deschanel setup a new company with the name 'The Farm Project'. The purpose of the firm is to help people by growing crops and motive farmer's relationships with their communities.

Jacob Pechenik Popular Videos

Jacob Pechenik Family, Relatives and Other Relations

He was born to Steve Pechenik & Ruth Pechenik. He has a brother named Tony Pechenik and a sister named Ana Pechenik. He married actress/singer/musician Zooey Deschanel on 21-06-2015. The couple separated in 2019 and divorced on 01-06-2020. Together they have a daughter named Elsie Otter Pechenik and a son named Charlie Wolf Pechenik.

Life's Important Dates Of Jacob Pechenik

Body Measurements

Chest Size 36
Biceps Size 15.2
Waist Size 36
Skin Colour White
Eye Colour Dark Brown
Hair Colour Black

Personal Info

Home Town Texas, the United States
Nationality American
Religion Christianity
Address Texas, the United States
School Local High School
College Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Qualification Graduation
Hobbies Listen to Music, Traveling, Swimming, Planting Trees
Marital Status Married
Best Movies Before Sunrise, Devil's Knot
Salary N/A
Net Worth $1 million to $5 million (approx..)
Official Website N/A


Favorite Color Black and Blue
Favorite Brand Adidas, Burberry, US Polo
Favorite Player David Silva
Favorite Sport Football
Favorite Politician Barack Obama
Favorite Actress Olivia Wilde , Zooey Deschanel
Favorite Actor Johnny Depp
Favorite Film Director Martin Scorsese
Favorite Movie The Pursuit of Happyness
Favorite Singer Justin Bieber
Favorite Song Rock Music
Favorite Place Japan
Favorite Dress Formal & Casual Wears
Favorite Food Mexican feasts
Favorite Accessories Ear-pin

Shocking / Interesting Facts & Secrets About Jacob Pechenik

  • Jacob Pechenik is a renowned actor film producer, executive producer and businessman from Antonio, Texas, the United States.
  • He is the ex-husband of most beautiful and talented actress Zooey Deschanel.
  • The producer has only an Instagram account where he holds 1403 followers only because he doesn't like to spent a lot of time on social media.
  • He is a animal lover person and also like to planting trees, traveling

Jacob Pechenik Age, Birthday Facts and Birthday Countdown

50 years, 5months, 19 days old age Jacob Pechenik will turn 51 on 16 June, 2023. Only 6 months, 10 days, 2 hours,3 minutes has left for his next birthday.

Birthdays Celebrated on Each Day of Week

Jacob Pechenik has celebrated the total number of 50 birthdays till date. See the analysis by days count and bar graph.

  • 50
  • 7
  • 7
  • 7
  • 7
  • 8
  • 6
  • 8