Nev Schulman is a writer, producer, social advocate and TV host. He is best known for the 2010 documentary film "Catfish" and the follow-up, long-running super-hit MTV series "Catfish: The TV Show," which he continues to host and executive produce. In 2014, Nev published his first book, "In Real Life: Love, Lies and Identity in the Digital Age"; it shares both his own personal history and observations gleaned from his work on "Catfish." Nev and his wife, Laura Perlongo, are the proud parents of daughter Cleo and sons Beau and Cy Monroe. Together, Nev and Laura host the Facebook series "We Need to Talk," on which they offer relationship advice about real-life situations in the millennial era. Nev was a finalist on 2020's "Dancing with the Stars" and is the only contestant to have received two perfect scores on different evenings. In addition to his entertainment career, Nev supports local organizations and charities including New York Road Runners, the Urban Justice Center and Dance Against Cancer.
Seasons 1 to 7 - Max Joseph is an award-winning filmmaker who has made more than 80 short films, numerous commercials and the feature film "We Are Your Friends." His nonfiction work has been featured at Sundance, Telluride, SXSW, TED and the Cannes creativity festival. As co-host of "Catfish: The TV Show" from Season 1 to Season 7, Max traveled the U.S. exploring the deeper social and psychological issues that led to the catfishing phenomenon.