Who is Cash Warren?
Cash Garner Warren is an American film producer and businessman, who shot to fame for his work in the film ‘Taxi’ in 2004. He is also known for his work in ‘Fantastic Four’ and ‘Crips and Bloods: Made in America’, which were critically acclaimed. Cash began his career in 2004, working as an assistant producer. After ‘Taxi’, he got the opportunity to work in the big budget film ‘Fantastic Four’, where he met his future wife, Jessica Alba. In 2006, he produced his first film, ‘Rising Son: The Legend of Skateboarder’, based on the life story of professional skateboarder Christian Hosoi. He doesn’t like to be called a “producer;” rather, he believes that his job is to produce, package, and connect with clients in Hollywood. He co-founded the film and television production company Verso Entertainment and serves as its president. He also co-founded the digital management company Apoko, which helps celebrities and fans to connect and engage with each other directly through Social Media.
Cash Garner Warren started his career as an assistant producer and received acclaim for his work in the movie ‘Taxi’ in 2004. Tim Story directed the film which featured Queen Latifah, Jimmy Fallon, Gisele Bündchen, and Jennifer Esposito. The action-comedy film was the remake of a 1998 French film. Released in October 2004, it was a box office hit, and earned $12,029,832 in the first weekend itself. Worldwide, it grossed a total of $68,895,435.
His next movie as an assistant producer was ‘Fantastic Four’, which was released in 2005. Tim Story directed this American-German superhero film, which starred Ioan Gruffudd, Jessica Alba, Chris Evans, Michael Chiklis, Julian McMahon and Kerry Washington. The movie was an instant hit at the box office. Worldwide, it accumulated a gross income of around $330,579,700 by the end of 2005. It was nominated for the Best Science Fiction Film at the Saturn Awards and the MTV Movie Awards for Best Hero and Best On-Screen Team.
His company Verso Entertainment produced the highly acclaimed historical documentary film ‘Crips and Bloods: Made in America,’ which was released in 2008. He also co-produced the action film, 'In the Blood', which was released in 2014. Directed by John Stockwell, the film starred Gina Carano in the lead role. It was about a 26-year-old newlywed woman’s search for her husband, who was kidnapped during their honeymoon at the Caribbean.The film earned nominations for an NAACP Image Award and a News & Documentary Emmy Award.
He is the co-founder of the production company Verso Entertainment, which focuses on documentaries on social issues for the big screen, TV, and digital media. He also co-founded Apoko, a digital media group that helps celebrities and professional athletes connect with their fans and find new opportunities. He even founded Ibeatyou.com, a game website.
Cash Warren co-founded the company Pair of Thieves in April 2014. It is a brand that creates multi-functional products that are “Ready for Everything.”
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Cash Garner Warren was born on January 10, 1979, in Los Angeles, California, to Michael Warren and Sue Narramore. His father is an African-American actor who is best known for the series, ‘Hill Street Blues.’ He attended Crossroads School in Santa Monica, California, where actress Kate Hudson was his class fellow. At school, he was teased for his acute acne problem. Cash graduated from the Yale University in 2001 with a degree in political science. Basketball player Baron Davis has been his close friend since his school days and they used to play basketball together.
Cash met Jessica Alba in 2005 while they were filming ‘Fantastic Four’. According to Jessica, she was dating someone else when they met, so it started off as a friendship. Later, she admits, she was attracted to his spirit and mind.
The couple got engaged in 2007 and married on May 19, 2008. They have two daughters and a son. Their first daughter Honor Marie Warren was born in June 2008. Their second daughter Haven Garner Warren was born in 2011. Their son Hayes Alba Warren was born on December 31, 2017.