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Jason Bateman

Jason Bateman

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Famous as :

Actor

Birth Name :

Jason Kent Bateman

Birth Date :

January 14, 1969

Birth Place :

Rye, New York

Spouse :

Amanda Anka (actress, since 3-Jul-01)

Claim to fame :

As Michael Bluth in FOX television comedy "Arrested Development" (2003)

Biography


Born on January 14, 1969, in Rye, New York, Jason Kent Bateman was known professionally as Jason Bateman. He made his acting debut, starring in the famous TV series "Little House on the Prairie" (1974) for a total of 21 episodes. He next appeared in sitcoms "Silver Spoons" (1982-1984) also "The Hogan Family" (1986-1991). On small screen, he was best recognized as Michael Bluth of Fox's "Arrested Development". He won a TV Land Award, a Golden Globe, and two Satellite Awards for his starring role on the sitcom.

Not only Bateman is best known for his action in TV, but he has also starred in numerous film features. "Teen Wolf Too" (1987) was his film debut, after which he continued appearing in "Starsky and Hutch" (2004), "Dodgeball: A True Underdog Story" (2004), "The Break-Up" (2006), "Juno" (2007), also Magorium's Wonder (2007). Starring roles on some other flicks followed, like those in "Hancock", "Forgetting Sarah Marshall", "Tropic Thunder", "Horrible Bosses", "Hit and Run", "Horrible Bosses 2", as well as "The Family Fang".

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Jennifer Aniston Glams Up 'Horrible Bosses 2' Premiere in London

November 13, 2014 08:54:27 GMT

dazzled at the red-carpet premiere of her latest movie "" at the Odeon West End November 12 in London. She looked lovely in an Antonio Berardi strapless black dress with an asymmetric neckline and a sexy slit.
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Jason Bateman to Direct and Star in 'IPO Man'

October 29, 2014 06:00:34 GMT

is going to follow up his directorial debut in "" with "". It's a movie based on a Wired magazine article about a "Man Who Sold His Fate to Investors at $1 a Share".
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'The Longest Week' Trailer: Jason Bateman and Billy Crudup Fighting Over Olivia Wilde

July 30, 2014 04:18:52 GMT

, , and are entangled in a love triangle as seen in the trailer for new movie "". Bateman plays Conrad, a trust fund son of a wealthy couple who becomes penniless and homeless after his parents divorced.
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First Trailer of 'Horrible Bosses 2' Continues the Funny

July 02, 2014 00:42:59 GMT

The new teaser trailer of "" sees the familiar faces returning to the sequel. , and are now trying to step up the game by launching their own business but a slick investor ruins their plan.
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Jason Bateman to Direct and Star in FBI Wedding Comedy for Universal

June 28, 2014 06:32:38 GMT

Universal is looking to reteam with after his directorial debut "". Like in the previous film, the actor/director is tapped to serve behind the lens and play a key role in an for the studio.
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Jason Bateman, Tina Fey Are Siblings in 'This Is Where I Leave You' Trailer

May 29, 2014 03:44:26 GMT

takes center stage in a dysfunctional family comedy "" which first trailer has just been released. Bateman stars as Judd who had everything going on in his life until he caught his wife in bed with his boss.
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Jason Bateman to Direct Nicole Kidman in 'The Family Fang'

November 02, 2013 05:09:28 GMT

adds another directorial project to his resume. After first helming "" which was premiered at the Toronto International Film Festival this September, the "" actor is now set to direct in "".
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Jimmy Kimmel Buys Bea Arthur Naked Painting for Jeff Ross

May 25, 2013 04:50:49 GMT

is apparently the one who bought Bea Arthur topless painting at Christie's auction. Kimmel's friend Jeff Ross, who received the painting as a gift, cannot contain his excitement when he holds the frame in his hands and thanks the "" host for his generosity.
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Video: Snooki Has Awkward Meeting With Gov. Chris Christie

May 25, 2013 04:19:57 GMT

came face to face with New Jersey Governor when filming separate "" show segments on the boardwalk in Seaside Heights on Friday, May 24. The new mother and Gov. Chris Christie were caught on camera engaging in a brief uncomfortable chat before parting.
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Jason Bateman Says 'Arrested Development' Next Acts Will Be 'a Movie or a Longer Form on Netflix'

May 25, 2013 04:02:19 GMT

"" may last beyond its upcoming fourth season. In an interview with E! News, star reveals that there are more stories to tell from the Bluths that can be presented in a form of a movie or another TV installment although Netflix has only ordered one season so far.
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Chris Brown Addresses His Heartbreak in New Song 'I Can't Win'

May 01, 2013 06:07:34 GMT

bares his heart out in a fresh song "I Can't Win", singing about his struggle to keep a doomed relationship with his woman. It's unveiled to hype up his next studio album "X" but won't be included in the upcoming release. "Some s**t I felt like writing that's not on the album," he tweets.
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'Arrested Development' Cast Has Public Reunion at Season 4 Premiere Party

May 01, 2013 05:02:56 GMT

As the Bluths are going to return on screen after seven years, the stars of "" reunited for the show's season 4 premiere party in Los Angeles. The returning cast, including , , , Tony Hale, , , , Jeffrey Tambor, Jessica Walter and , were all on hand for the special screening held at the TCL Chinese Theater on Monday, April 29.
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'Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles' Boss Explains the Missing Catchphrase

September 27, 2012 05:52:17 GMT

When the updated version of "" airs on Nickelodeon, fans won't hear the titular characters saying "cowabunga," the catchphrase popularized by Michelangelo, anytime soon. Speaking about why they decide not to include the word yet on the upcoming show, executive Ciro Neili explains, "We just wanted to wait on it. We didn't want to do everything at once."
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Kristen Stewart Wears Stained T-Shirt in Paris Ahead of Fashion Week Show

September 27, 2012 04:58:43 GMT

looked overly casual when she arrived in Paris for upcoming Balenciaga fashion week show. The "" actress didn't bother to change her dirty tee when stepping out at Charles de Gaulle Airport on Wednesday, September 26.
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First Hilarious Trailer for Jason Bateman and Melissa McCarthy's 'Identity Thief'

September 27, 2012 04:40:24 GMT

Seth Gordon's "" has got its first trailer available for viewing pleasure. Packed with hilarious scenes, it sees trying to chase down an infamous identity thief played by . Melissa apparently is not someone who is easy to tackle down as she repeatedly gets Jason into trouble, including punching him in the belly and crashing his car.
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Jason Bateman and Wife Welcome a Baby Girl

February 16, 2012 18:11:50 GMT

is officially the only man in his family. The "" actor's wife, Amanda Anka, gave birth to another baby girl on Friday, February 10 in Los Angeles, his representative confirmed to several websites.
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Jennifer Aniston Enjoys Double Date With Jason Bateman

January 24, 2012 03:53:50 GMT

isn't keeping herself exclusive to after all. The "" actress has reportedly enjoyed a double date with her "" co-star, , at West Hollywood eatery Fig & Olive over the weekend.
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Olivia Wilde Locking Lips With Jason Bateman on 'Longest Week' Set

November 23, 2011 07:15:03 GMT

has been caught on camera locking lips with on the set of their upcoming film "". The brunette beauty and the 42-year-old actor were seen filming a scene in Brooklyn, New York last Monday, November 21.
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Jason Bateman's Wife Pregnant With Their Second Child

August 25, 2011 17:06:54 GMT

and wife Amanda Anka are expecting their second child. Amanda's father, , revealed in an interview with ET Canada that his daughter is pregnant, saying "I'm going to be a grandfather again!"
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Black Eyed Peas 'Feel Horrible' Having to Cancel Central Park Concert

June 10, 2011 04:20:32 GMT

have expressed their regret for having to cancel their Central Park benefit concert on Thursday night, June 9. Shortly after organizers announced they were pulling the plug on the show because of severe thunderstorms, band member took to his Twitter account and wrote, "Fergie [] is really sorry it's not happening we feel horrible."
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Jason Bateman to Join Vince Vaughn in 'Insane Laws'

June 10, 2011 04:13:20 GMT

seems to be a busy man this year. While prepping for the summer release of his two films, "" and "", the "" actor is allegedly entering negotiations to star in new comedy "".
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'The Hangover 2' Release Threatened Over Tattoo Accusation

April 30, 2011 04:33:42 GMT

"" faces a problem less than a month before it hits theaters. S. Victor Whitmill, a tattoo artist who gave his distinctive facial art, is suing Warner Bros. Pictures over the similar-looking facial ink on ' face, and asking for an injunction to stop the movie's release.
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Full Winner List of MTV's O Music Awards: Lady GaGa Wins Two

April 30, 2011 04:28:22 GMT

got the most nods at MTV's inaugural O Music Awards. Losing Favorite Animated GIF, to , the "Judas" singer managed to nab two trophies for Must Follow Artist on Twitter and Innovative Artist at the prize-giving event.
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'Smallville' 10.20 Preview: Lois Gets Clark's Super Powers

April 30, 2011 03:42:40 GMT

Lois will turn into a super-powered girl in the upcoming episode of "". When she and Clark visit the Fortress to get Jor-El's blessing for their marriage, Jor-El bestows a unique wedding gift on the couple. He gives Lois Clark's super powers so she can see what it's like to be him for a day.
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'Bridesmaids' L.A. Premiere Attracted Comedians

April 30, 2011 03:40:30 GMT

and her "" co-stars , , , , and came to Mann Village Theatre on Thursday, April 28 night to give the comedy its first premiere. And since the lead star is a regular of "", the celebrities in attendance are mostly from comedy genre.
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Chris Colfer-Written Pilot Sold to Disney Channel

April 21, 2011 03:54:10 GMT

Not only is a talented singer and actor, but he is also a writer. The star of Fox's "" has sold a pilot titled "The Little Leftover Witch", which he wrote, to Disney Channel. Deadline reports the mouse house will start shooting it soon.
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'The Change-Up' Red Band Trailer Offers Naked Jason Bateman

April 21, 2011 03:22:46 GMT

This summer, there will be a new classic switched-up movie starring and hitting the theaters. "" is a comedy in which a married guy accidentally and by supernatural power switches bodies with his womanizer best friend.
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'Sesame Street' Season 41 Has Katy Perry, Colin Farrell and More

September 21, 2010 10:01:19 GMT

"Sesame Street" has unveiled a lot of videos from their 41st season which is not lacking celebrity guests. is one of them, singing her tune "Hot N Cold" which lyrics are changed to teach kids about opposites. In a bride veil, Perry appears in the clip with Elmo, chasing after him and asking him to have a role-play game.
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New 'Deathly Hallows: Part I' Pictures See Blood and Romance

August 17, 2010 06:24:50 GMT

Brand new official photos from "" have made their way out via Yahoo! Movies. The stills share a glimpse of romantic as well as action sequences involving major character Harry Potter. Additionally, several scenes featuring Hermione Granger, Ron Weasley, Xenophilius Lovegood and Death Eaters are also previewed.
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Sexy Jennifer Aniston Appears at 'The Switch' Los Angeles Premiere

August 17, 2010 05:07:10 GMT

has heated up ArcLight Cinemas in Hollywood, California on Monday, August 16 during the Los Angeles premiere of her movie "". The actress could not stop smiling when hitting the red carpet in a Lanvin short dress, which showed off her legs, matched with Josie and Lottie shoes.
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