Laura Perlongo Birthday & Fun Facts

Height, Age, Net Worth, Biography & More

Akinwalere Olaleye
Jan 31, 2024 By Akinwalere Olaleye
Originally Published on Jun 04, 2022
Edited by Shadiya Ahammad
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Nev Schulman’s wife Laura Perlongo is a versatile personality.
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About Laura Perlongo

Laura Perlongo is a copywriter, social media personality, and photographer.

Laura Perlongo is married to the American TV host and producer Nev Schulman. Schulman is an MTV 'Catfish: The TV Show’ host whereas Perlongo is a copywriter at Haute Living magazine.

Born on September 6, 1985, in Massachusetts, Laura Perlongo was educated at Boston University. Besides being a copywriter, Perlongo is a social media personality and a professional photographer.

Laura Perlongo’s Net Worth, Earnings & Spending Habits

What is Laura Perlongo’s net worth?

Laura Perlongo has earned her net worth by being a freelance copywriter at a popular magazine house, being a social media star, and a photographer. Perlongo has earned her net worth of around $1 million as of 2022.

How much does Laura Perlongo earn per year?

Laura Perlongo earns most of her income from being a professional photographer and a writer for a magazine. Perlongo is also a famous social media star and makes money from her Instagram account. All of her professions are project-paid based and not salary-based. Hence it isn’t easy to estimate the annual income of Laura Perlongo as of 2022.

Height, Age & Physical Attributes

How tall is Laura Perlongo?

Laura Perlongo is nearly 5 ft 8 in (173 cm) tall.

How old is Laura Perlongo?

Born on September 6, 1985, in Massachusetts, Instagram star Laura Perlongo will celebrate her 37th birthday in 2022.

Childhood And Education

Although Laura Perlongo is a public personality, she likes to keep her personal and family life private. Born on September 6, 1985, in Massachusetts, Laura Perlongo was brought up in Dearborn Heights, Michigan. There is no information available about Mr. and Mrs. Perlongo and Laura Perlongo’s siblings. Laura Perlongo’s zodiac sign is Virgo.

After completing high school, Laura Perlongo went to Boston University to obtain a degree in Commercial And Advertising Art and Social Psychology. Perlongo graduated in 2007.

Family, Romance, And Relationships

Who is Laura Perlongo’s partner?

Laura Perlongo and Nev Schulman met on Instagram, and the millennial love story began. Schulman wanted to dispose of his motorcycle, and Perlongo showed interest in buying it. It all started with a DM, and, on their first date, Schulman picked Perlongo on a bike. They have been together since 2015. Nev Schulman announced proposing Perlongo in 2016. The Perlongo-Schulman wedding took place in the backyard of his father’s home.

Perlongo and Nev Schulman welcomed their first baby Cleo James Schulman in 2016 and Cleo welcomed Bobby Bruce Schulman in 2019 as a sibling. In 2021, Perlongo-Schulman welcomed Cy Monroe Schulman to their family. The couple, Cleo James and his siblings, live in New York.

Career And Professional Highlights

Best Known For…

After graduating from Boston University in Social Psychology, Laura Perlongo started as a freelance copywriter. Now she is a staff writer for a magazine named Haute Living Magazine.

Besides being a magazine writer, Laura Perlongo is a professional photographer.

Laura Perlongo is not only doing behind the scene jobs, but she is also a social media personality. Perlongo has thousands of loyal followers both on her Instagram and Twitter accounts. She usually discusses various issues on her social media handles, even motherhood, and life. Multiple brands have offered her a job as a brand ambassador. She has promoted herself on social media via photos and videos for her followers.

Nev Schulman is the husband of Laura Perlongo, and he is an MTV ‘Catfish’ host. Perlongo has also appeared on the show a few times. In the show, Schulman has video-called from the sets during his shooting. In the last season of MTV’ Catfish’, Laura Perlongo was appreciated for co-hosting the show with her husband.

Besides being part of Nev Schulman’s show, Laura Perlongo is also known for her appearance in the 2017 show ‘We Need To Talk’. Perlongo was featured in ‘Celebrity Family Feud’ in 2008. Later in 2016, Nev Schulman and Laura Perlongo appeared together on ‘All New Parents Deserve More Nursing Support After Having a Baby: Nev Schulman’.

Charity Work

Perlongo has supported her husband Schulman in hosting the annual production to raise money for the American Cancer Society ever since they were together. This event is basically a dance event where they invite dancers from New York City Ballet, the Martha Grahan Dance Company, Jacob Jonas The Company, American Ballet Theatre, and Alvin Ailey American Dance Theatre. In 2021, the event featured a special tribute to educators, mentors, and heroes lost to the pandemic.

Other Interesting Laura Perlongo Facts And Trivia

  • Laura Perlongo’s zodiac sign is Virgo.
  • Perlongo’s brother-in-law is also famous; he is an actor and a filmmaker named Ariel Schulman.
  • According to her Twitter account, she lives in New York as of 2022.
  • Nev Schulman has had an interest in photography. He even attended Sarah Lawrence College for the same and to learn dance.
  • Laura Perlongo had a complicated pregnancy with Cleo and Bobby.
  • Perlongo and Schulman sold their New York condo during the 2019-2020 pandemic and moved to Los Angeles to support Schulman’s show shooting schedules and to be with his family.

Laura Perlongo Birthday & Fun Facts Facts

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Laura Perlongo

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173 cm

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Copywriter, Social Media Personality, Photographer


Boston University

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Nev Schulman
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Written by Akinwalere Olaleye

Bachelor of Arts specializing in English Literature

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Akinwalere OlaleyeBachelor of Arts specializing in English Literature

As a highly motivated, detail-oriented, and energetic individual, Olaleye's expertise lies in administrative and management operations. With extensive knowledge as an Editor and Communications Analyst, Olaleye excels in editing, writing, and media relations. Her commitment to upholding professional ethics and driving organizational growth sets her apart. She has a bachelor's degree in English Literature from the University of Benin, Edo State. 

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