Jason Bateman

Born Jan 14, 1969

Jason Kent Bateman is an American television and film actor. After appearing in several 1980s and 1990s sitcoms, including It's Your Move and The Hogan Family, Bateman came to prominence in the early 2000s for playing Michael Bluth on Arrested Development, for which he won a TV Land Award, a Golden Globe, and two Satellite Awards.… Read More

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1969 Birth Born on January 14, 1969.


1982 13 Years Old Bateman began his television career on Little House on the Prairie as James Cooper, an orphaned boy who, along with his sister, is adopted by the Ingalls family. From 1982-84 he was a supporting character on television show Silver Spoons as Ricky Schroder's 'bad boy' friend.
1984 15 Years Old He appeared in the Knight Rider third-season episode "Lost Knight" in 1984, and a number of other small television roles.
1987 18 Years Old In 1987, he appeared with Burt Reynolds on the men's team in the inaugural week of game show Win, Lose or Draw. … Read More


1994 25 Years Old In 1994, he played opposite legendary actors Katharine Hepburn and Anthony Quinn in the television film This Can't Be Love. … Read More


1999 - 2001 2 More Events
2002 33 Years Old In 2002, he played the frisky sibling of Thomas Jane's character in the feature film The Sweetest Thing.
2003 34 Years Old In 2003, Bateman was cast as Michael Bluth in the comedy series Arrested Development. … Read More
2004 35 Years Old 1 More Event
Bateman performed commentary on the 2004 Democratic National Convention for The Majority Report with Arrested Development co-star David Cross, and hosted NBC's Saturday Night Live on February 12, 2005. … Read More
2006 37 Years Old Bateman reunited with Vaughn in 2006's The Break-Up.
2007 38 Years Old In 2007, he played former lawyer Rupert "Rip" Reed alongside Ben Affleck in Smokin' Aces, and also starred in The Kingdom, Mr. Magorium's Wonder Emporium, and Juno.
2008 39 Years Old In 2008, he co-starred with Will Smith and Charlize Theron in the superhero film Hancock.


2009 40 Years Old Bateman's 2009 films included Extract, written and directed by Mike Judge, and Couples Retreat, reuniting with Vince Vaughn in a comedy chronicling four couples who partake in therapy sessions at a tropical island resort (Kristen Bell played his wife).
2010 41 Years Old In 2010, he starred in The Switch, a romantic comedy, with Jennifer Aniston.
2011 42 Years Old In 2011, he played the role of Special Agent Zoil in the comedy Paul, and starred in Horrible Bosses and The Change-Up. … Read More
2012 43 Years Old On March 8th, 2012, Mansome, Jason Bateman’s first executive producer credit with partner Will Arnett, was announced as a Spotlight selection for the Tribeca Film Festival. … Read More
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