Quick Facts Of Jason Bateman
Celebrated Name Jason Bateman Age 50 Years Nick Name Jason Birth Name Jason Kent Bateman Birth Date 1969-01-14 Gender Male Profession Actor Birth Nation United States Place Of Birth Rye, New York Nationality American Ethnicity White Horoscope Capricorn Best Known For Star of the Netflix drama series, “Ozark” Father Kent Bateman Mother Victoria Elizabeth Siblings 4 Sisters Justine Bateman Marital Status Married Married Date 2001 Spouse Amanda Anka Children 2 Daughter Francesca Nora Bateman and Maple Sylvie Bateman Net Worth $35 million Salary $7 million Debut Television Show/Series Little House on the Prairie Debut Movie Teen Wolf Too Body Build/Type Athletic Height 5ft. 11inch.(1.80m) Weight 85kg(187 lbs) Body Measurement 42-34-15 inches. Chest Size 42 inches Waist Size 34 inches Bicep Size 15 inches Hair Color Light Brown Eye Color Blue Sexual Orientation Straight Religion Christian Residence Los Angeles, California
Jason Bateman is an American actor, director, and producer who is popularly known for his role as Michael Bluth on the sitcom “Arrested Development”. Bateman has starred in several films including, “Teen Wolf Too”, “The Break-Up”, “Hancock”, “Up in the Air”, “The Switch”, “Game Night”. Bateman has been starring and directing the Netflix crime drama series, “Ozark” since 2017 for which he was awarded the “Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Directing for a Drama Series” in 2019.
What is Jason Bateman Famous for?
- Bateman is famous as the star of the Netflix drama series, “Ozark”.
When and Where was Jason Bateman Born?
Jason Bateman was born on January 14, 1969, in Rye, New York, United States. His birth name is Jason Kent Bateman. His nationality is American. Bateman belongs to White ethnicity while Capricon is his zodiac sign.
Jason is the son of Kent Bateman(father) and Victoria Elizabeth(mother). His father is an actor, writer, director, and the founder of a repertory stage in Hollywood while his mother was a flight attendant for Pan Am.
Jason was raised along with his sister, Justine Bateman and three half-brothers. When he was 4, his family moved to Salt Lake City, Utah, and later to California.
Jason was always interested in acting and drama also because of his father’s professional life. When Jason was 10, he started acting professionally in commercials and TV shows. However, Jason never received his diploma as he didn’t complete his high school.
How is Jason Bateman’s Professional Career?
- Jason had already kicked off his professional career when he was a teenager. He first appeared in a commercial for “Golden Grahams” in 1980.
- Later he began his career in TV shows through, “Little House on the Prairie” along with his sister, Justine in 1981.
- He also appeared on numerous television shows including “Silver Spoons”, “Knight Rider”, “Win, Lose or Draw”.
- Bateman made his first film debut through the film, “Teen Wolf Too” in 1987.
- Jason got his first leading role on the NBC sitcom, “It’s Your Move” as Mattew Burton in 1984.
- Bateman gained the status of “Teen Idol” for his appearance on the TV show, “The Hogan Family” as David Hogan.
- Bateman also starred in the series, “Simon”, “Chicago Sons”, “George & Leo”, and “Some of My Best Friends”.
- Bateman came the DGA’s youngest-ever director when he directed three episodes of Valerie (1986) at the age of 18 years.
- Bateman was cast in the comedy series, “Arrested Development” as Michael Bluth in 2003. The show earned him more fame and fanbase.
- In 2004, Bateman appeared in “Dodgeball: A True Underdog Story” and “Starsky & Hutch”.
- Bateman also has done several movies including “The Break-Up”, “Smokin’ Aces”, “The Kingdom”, “Mr. Magorium’s Wonder Emporium”, and “Juno”.
- In 2008, Bateman even co-starred alongside Will Smith and Charlize Theron in the superhero film, “Hancock”.
- Bateman performed as the regular voice actor for the Fox comedy series, “Sit Down, Shut Up” in 2009.
- He along with his co-star, Will Arnett created a production company, “DumbDumb Productions” in 2010.
- In 2012, Bateman and Arnett together produced a documentary, “Mansome”.
- Bateman starred in “The Switch”(2010), “Paul”(2011), “Horrible Bosses”, “The Change-Up”, “Disconnect”(2012), “Identity Thief”(2013), “This Is Where I Leave You” and “Horrible Bosses 2″(2014 both).
- Bateman made his first directorial debut with “Bad Words” in 2013.
- He also directed and starred in an adaptation of “The Family Fang”.
- Bateman headlined the thriller film, “The Gift” in 2015.
Is Jason Bateman Married?
The 50 years old popular actor, Jason Bateman is a married man. Bateman is married to Amanda Anka. Amanda is the daughter of singer Paul Anka. The couple got married in 2001. They are blessed with two daughters: Francesca Nora Bateman and Maple Sylvie Bateman.
Jason is living a happy life with his wife and daughters and currently resides in Los Angeles, California.
Jason had been addicted to drugs and alcohol before and also had surgery to remove a benign polyp from his throat. Besides, Bateman is an avid fan of the Los Angeles Dodgers baseball team.
How Much Does Jason Bateman Earn?
Jason Bateman has a well-managed career life through which he makes money for his living. Bateman has been working in the industry appearing in sever television series, shows, movies, and videos through which he has managed to amass a great fortune of the amount in million dollars.
Bateman enjoys his fortune which is estimated to be $35 million.
Bateman took $125,000 per episode of the Netflix series and is one of the highest-paid actors in the series. Bateman earns a salary of $7 million per movie. With all the fortunes, he has managed to live a lavish and luxurious lifestyle.
How Tall is Jason Bateman?
Jason Bateman has a well maintained perfect body physique. Bateman stands tall with a height of 5ft. 11inch.(1.80m) while his body weighs around 85kg(187 lbs).
He has a body measurement of 42-34-15 inches with 10(US) as his shoe size. Jason has a fair complexion with blue eyes and light brown hair.
Did You Know?
- Bateman won the celebrity portion of the “Long Beach Grand Prix” in 1987.
- Bateman had surgery to remove a benign polyp from his throat.
- Bateman is an avid fan of the Los Angeles Dodgers baseball team.
- Bateman voiced in the film, “Zootopia” as Nick Wilde, the con artist fox.
- Bateman performed commentary on the 2004 Democratic National Convention for The Majority Report with “Arrested Development” co-star David Cross.
- Bateman also hosted NBC’s Saturday Night Live on February 12, 2005.