When it comes to Hollywood, the bulk of the fame often goes to the actors in front of the camera, with little of it reserved for those behind the camera, such as directors, producers, and casting directors. While the first two categories have a couple of notable names that stand out, the latter has none, despite the fact it has personalities like Tess Sanchez in its roster.
While not receiving the recognition she deserves as a casting director, Tess Sanchez does receive a lot of attention for her marriage to the actor, Max Greenfield, who is known for his work on shows like New Girl, The Neighborhood, Greek and a few more others.
Tess Sanchez has been married to him since 2008, which is almost as long as her career as a casting director. We explore more of Tess Sanchez’s life, including her career and her relationship with Max Greenfield below.
Tess Sanchez’s Biography
Tess Sanchez was born on the 4th of September in what remains an unknown year. She plays an important role as a casting director, finding the right actors and actresses to bring a story to life, which is a critical factor in determining a good or bad film. It is not certain if it is a career she has always looked forward to growing up.
Born in the United States, she attended a private university in Southern California, at Woodbury University where she earned a degree in Business, Management, Marketing and Related Support Services that was summarily classified a Bachelor of Science degree.
Information on her life, particularly her professional career between graduation and her first role in Hollywood is limited but she began her career in Hollywood as an independent casting director before her skill and talent earned her a position at one of Hollywood’s biggest studios, The WB Television Network, working in the Talent and Casting department.
She spent eight years working for The WB between 2000 and 2008 before she moved on to Fox Broadcasting Company, where she got a much-desired promotion as the head of the network’s casting department.
During her time at WB, Tess Sanchez helped cast for projects like Revenge, The Untitled Rob Roy Thomas Project, and Cast Away, which she worked on as a casting assistant.
During her time with Fox, where she assumed her role as casting director, she cast for shows like Do Not Disturb, Kath & Kim, 10 Things I Hate About You, Melrose Place and several others including recent projects like Empire, Gotham and Brooklyn Nine-Nine.
Tess Sanchez’s Personal Details – Relationship With Max Greenfield
Well before Max Greenfield became the popular character, Schmidt in New Girl or Dave Johnson in The Neighborhood, he met Tess Sanchez and they were in a relationship for five years before they headed off to the altar in 2008.
Since the couple got married, Tess Sanchez and her husband have welcomed two new members into their family, a girl and a boy named Lily Greenfield and Ozzie James Greenfield both of whom were born in January 2010 and August 2015 respectively. Aside from their children, the couple also has a dog named Jackson.
Though one of the most understated couples in Hollywood, they have maintained a long relationship and marriage enough for both of them to become notable names in a short list of long relationships in Hollywood. The couple currently resides in Los Angeles.
Other Facts About Max Greenfield’s Wife
• Tess Sanchez may not be a model but she certainly has the physical profile of one. She has a height of 5 feet 9 inches, which is well above the national US female average and she has a modest body weight that complements her admirable height. Her other noticeable physical features like brown colored eyes and black hair.
• Although her exact net worth is unknown, Tess is believed to be worth well into six figures if the median salary of a casting director by the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, which places their yearly salaries in six figures, is anything to go by. Her husband, Max Greenfield, on the other hand, has a well-documented net worth of $3 million.
• Tess Sanchez has a noticeable presence on social media with a modest following, particularly on Twitter and Instagram.