Celebrities, from actors to musicians to models, crave a private life even though success in their profession demands a level of popularity. While many of them are unable to separate their private life from their work, cursed to see their secrets and intimate moments play out on tabloids and Instagram comments; some are able to, like the supermodel, Emily Ratajkowski who secretly got married to her boyfriend, Sebastian Bear-McClard.
Since they got married, fans of the model and celebrity admirers have been curious to know more about her husband, who unlike his wife, is a less famous name in Hollywood. In this article, we share everything you need to know about Emily Ratajkowski’s ex-boyfriend turned husband below. Check it out.
Who is Emily Ratajkowski’s Husband – Sebastian Bear-McClard?
Sebastian Bear-McClard was born on the 27th of March, 1987 in New York City to mother, Liza Bear, and father, Michael McClard. Not much is known about his background, but following the completion of his formal education, he got his start in Hollywood as an editorial assistant, working on the film, Broken Flowers.
As an actor, he made his first film appearance in 1990, in the film, Force of Circumstance as an unnamed character. His subsequent appearances as an actor came much later after 15 years, in the short film, Buffalo Wings and feature-length film, The Minority. He has appeared in other films like Heaven Knows What, Good Time, and the short film, There’s Nothing You Can Do.
Facts About Sebastian Bear-McClard
He is a Film Producer
Even though he is an actor, Emily Ratajowski’s boyfriend turned husband is more prominently established behind the camera. He produced his first film, Still Life, in 2006 and has worked the indie film circuit to produce several other films like Uncut Gems, Good Time and Heaven Knows What.
His film, Good Times, which was released in 2017, starred A-list actor, Robert Pattinson, and was nominated for Best Feature Film and the Audience Award at the Gotham Independent Film Awards. His other film, Heaven Know What has also enjoyed the same critical success. Aside from the Gotham Awards, his work, Heaven Knows What has also drawn recognition from the Independent Spirit Awards, for the John Cassavetes Award.
He has been producing his films under the banner of Elara Pictures, in partnership with the Safdie Brothers, Joshua and Ben Safdie.
Aside from being a producer, Sebastian Bear-McClard’s career behind the camera also includes being a director, a writer, and a special effects assistant.
His Parents are into the Arts
If you guessed that Sebastian Bear-McClard’s early start in the world of films is a result of creatively-inclined parents, then you are right.
His mother, Liza Bear, is a filmmaker, writer, and activist, who aside from the film, Force of Circumstance, is also known for founding two magazines, Avalanche and Bomb.
His father, Michael McClard, is an artist who has had his works exhibited at the New York City’s Museum of Modern Art.
Sebastian has been friends with Emily for a long time
When Sebastian Bear-McClard was seen with Emily Ratajkowski for the first time on Valentine’s Day in 2018, and they got married about a week after, on the 23rd of February 2018, many presumed the model was rushing into things, perhaps as a reaction to the end of her relationship with former boyfriend, Jeff Magid.
The truth, however, is, they have been close friends for a long time, with some sources close to the couple reporting that they have known each other as a friend group for more than two years.
He is not as rich as you think
Early details about the financial life of Emily Ratajkowski’s husband, Sebastian Bear-McClard suggested that he was worth as much as $12 million, which makes him twice as rich as his wife who has a net worth of $6 million.
However, according to Emily herself, her husband might not be a broke man but he is nowhere as rich as the tabloids suggest. His exact net worth is unknown, but if the statement of his wife, according to a tweet on the 25th of March 2019 is anything to go by, he is worth less than $6 million.