Jay Baruchel

Born Apr 9, 1982

Jonathan Adam Saunders "Jay" Baruchel is a Canadian actor. He has had a successful career in comedy films, and has appeared in supporting roles in such box office successes as Million Dollar Baby, Knocked Up and Tropic Thunder, as well as starring in films like She's Out of My League, The Trotsky, How to Train Your Dragon and The Sorcerer's Apprentice.… Read More

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Learn about the memorable moments in the evolution of Jay Baruchel.


1982 Birth Born on April 9, 1982.


1996 14 Years Old One of his first major acting roles was on local television series My Hometown in 1996.
1997 15 Years Old From 1997 to 1998, he co-hosted Popular Mechanics for Kids with Elisha Cuthbert. … Read More


2004 22 Years Old In 2004, Baruchel played boxing hopeful Danger Barch in Clint Eastwood's Million Dollar Baby.
2005 23 Years Old Baruchel then starred in Nemesis Game and Fetching Cody, before appearing opposite Don Johnson on the WB's Just Legal in 2005, and guest-starring on the CBS drama Numb3rs in 2006.
2007 25 Years Old Baruchel appeared in the films Knocked Up (which reunited him with Judd Apatow, Jason Segel, and Seth Rogen), I'm Reed Fish, Just Buried, and the Ben Stiller-directed Tropic Thunder, alongside Jack Black, Nick Nolte, Steve Coogan and Robert Downey, Jr. He co-starred with Seth Rogen in the 2007 trailer for Jay and Seth vs. The Apocalypse, created by Rogen and Evan Goldberg as a strategy to garner interest and funding for a similar, larger-scale project (later made in 2013 as This Is the End).
2008 26 Years Old In 2008, he appeared in Nick and Norah's Infinite Playlist. … Read More
In 2010, Baruchel starred in the films The Trotsky, DreamWorks' She's Out of My League (opposite Alice Eve), and the live-action Disney adaptation of The Sorcerer's Apprentice. … Read More
2011 29 Years Old Baruchel was previously engaged to actress Alison Pill from 2011 to 2013.


2012 30 Years Old In July 2012, he appeared in the music video for the song "Toxsik Waltz" by rapper Necro.
2013 31 Years Old 1 More Event
In the summer of 2013, he starred in the hit apocalyptic comedy This Is the End and in 2014, he appeared in the RoboCop remake and reprised his role as Hiccup in How to Train Your Dragon 2. … Read More
2015 33 Years Old Baruchel is also an avid fan of Celtic F.C. and the Montreal Canadiens. He appeared in the 2015 music video for the song "Every Little Means Trust" by Idlewild.
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