Quick Facts Yani Gellman

  • NameYani Gellman
  • Birth NameYani Gellman
  • NationalityAmerican
  • EthnicityWhite
  • ProfessionActor
  • Working ForTelevision
  • Net Worth$5 Million
  • Eye ColorBlack
  • Hair ColorBlack
  • MarriedYes
  • MoviesDegrassi Goes Hollywood
  • TV ShowCriminal Minds
  • Birth Year1985
  • Birth month09
  • Birth Place Miami, Florida, the U.S
  • Married toJacqui Kotyk
  • ChildrenJames Holt Joblon

Yani Gellman is a Canadian film and television actor. The thirty-four years old is known for playing Paolo Valisari in The Lizzie McGuire Movie, Garrett Reynolds in Pretty Little Liars and Diego Flores in 90210.

Along with fame, Gellman has earned huge net worth through his acting career. Regarding his relationship status, he is married. To know everything in detail just scroll down!! 

Who Is Yani Gellman? Bio & Wiki

Yani Gellman was born on September 2, 1985, Miami, Florida, the U.S under the star sign of Virgo. Furthermore, he was born to David Henry Gellman, father, and Marilyn James, mother. 

 Yani Gellman childhood photo


Gellman dad was a reporter. He can speak the Spanish language besides English. Moreover, he belongs to Canadian nationality and holds white racial ethnicity. Similarly, Yani is of Jewish heritage. 

Before settling in Toronto, he used to live in Texas. He is a graduate student of political science. 

Who is Yani Gellman wife? Personal life, Dating, Affair

Yani Gellman is a married man. He tied the knot with his long-time girlfriend Jacqui Kotyk. Well, Gellman has not shared much about his partner bio. However, as seen in social media she is a lawyer at Franklin Law.  

Yani Gellman Wife


The couple is often seen in the red carpet and movie premiere together. The duo has been dating for more than a year. Yani has managed to stay low key possible and barely talks about her.

 Yani Gellman with his spouse in a movie premiere


On June 4, 2017, American star Gellman took his girlfriend to the movie 47metersdown which is cast by Claire HoltNia Long. At that time he introduced his love to fans and admirer. 

Gellman spouse is a mother of the adorable child, son James Holt Joblon born on March 30, 2019. In addition, Yani has 19.5 K followers on his personal Instagram as well as 68.8 K fans on his Twitter account.

Yani Gellman Height & Weight

33 years old Yani Gellman is a good looking man. Moreover, he stands at a height of 5 feet and 7 ie Yani Gellman inches tall whereas his weight is 68kg.

How much is Yani Gellman’s Net worth & Salary

Yani Gellman is a rich guy. He has a colossal amount of $5 Million net worth. He thanks to his long acting career in the entertainment business for such earning. 

Furthermore, the average Hollywood actor makes a median salary of around $58,483. However, some people tend to earn more than average due to experience and popularity. 

As you can see below, Gellman has worked in the top-class movie which has gathered a hefty amount in the Box office.

DateMoviesRoleBox OfficeBudget
2000Urban Legends: Final Cut Rob$38.6 million $14 million
2002Jason X Stoney$17 million $11-$14 million
2003The Lizzie McGuire Movie Paolo Valisari$55.5 million $17 million
201747 Meters Down Louis$61.7 million $5.3 million

Similarly, top-notch American actor can make easily up to $100 thousand per year. Similarly, Gellman payment from the movie industry is $95,837 yearly. 

Yani Gellman’s Professional Career

Yani Gellman is well known for starring The Lizzie McGuire Movie as a role of Paolo Vasari. Similarly, He made a cameo in Degrassi Goes Hollywood and played Pete in several “Greek” episodes.

After portraying Paolo Valisari, an Italian pop singer and the primary antagonist of 2003’s The Lizzie McGuire Movie, Gellman became renowned among young audiences.