Jason Bateman Biography


Jason Bateman

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Birth Name: Jason Bateman
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Birth Country: United States
Height: 5 Feet 11 Inch
Birth Sign: capricorn
Age:   48 Years
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Jason Bateman full name Jason Kent Bateman is an American actor, director and producer. He is popular for portraying his role as Michael Bluth on the television sitcom "Arrested Development". He was born in Rye, New York, United States to parents, Victoria Elizabeth and Kent Bateman. His father is an actor, writer and director of film and television and his mother is a former flight attendant for Pan Am. He has one older sister named Justine Bateman. He is American and is of white ethnicity.

He is married man. He got married to Amanda Anka in July 2001. She is a daughter of famous Canadian-American singer Paul Anka. They have two daughters together. They are still together and happily spending their life. There is no chance of getting them divorce. Besides this there is no any information about his love affairs or extra marital affairs till the date.

He began acting at the very early age of ten. He was very popular as teen actor of the 1980s. He attended Pacific Hill School but he never completed his graduation. He appeared in various popular films and in television sitcom. He has film company called F+A Productions. The name of company is after his daughter Francesca and wife Amanda. He also started Production Company called DumbDumb, which creates short, comedic filmed advertising. His net worth is 30 million dollars.

 

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Born in Rye, New York, United States

1969 14th of January

He was born in Rye, New York, United States to parents, Victoria Elizabeth and Kent Bateman. His father is an actor, writer and director of film and television and his mother is a former flight attendant for Pan Am. He has one older sister named Justine Bateman. He is American and is of white ethnicity.

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Debut in Television

1981

His television debut was in year 1981 and that was from series “Little House on the Prairie” as the role of ‘James Cooper’. That series was based on the popular books by Laura Ingalls Wilder.

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Nominated for Young Artist Award

1983

He has been nominated for Young Artist Award for four times till now. The year of his nomination was 1983 and 1984 for ‘Silver Spoons’, 1985 for ‘it’s Your Move’ and in 1988 for ‘Valerie’ respectively.

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Married to Amanda Anka

2001 of July

He is married man. He got married to Amanda Anka in July 2001. She is a daughter of famous Canadian-American singer Paul Anka. They have two daughters together. They are still together and happily spending their life. 

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His role in Arrested Development

2003

In 2003, he was cast in the comedy television sitcom 'Arrested Development' as the role of Michael Bluth who is widower. That was his incredible performance till the date from which he earned popularity and three different prestigious awards.

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Won TV Land Awards

2004

He has been nominated for several prestigious awards. Among them, once he won TV Land Awards in the category of Future Classic and that was for television sitcom “Arrested Development" for his role as Michael Bluth.

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Won Golden Globe Award

2004

In 2005, he won Golden Globe Award in the category of Best Performance by an Actor in a Television Series – Musical or Comedy and that was for “Arrested Development".  That same year, He also won Satellite Award.

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Had a surgery

2005

While he was in his thirties, he struggled hardly with his drugs and alcohol addictions.  He had a health problem related with throat and in late 2005; he had surgery to remove a benign polyp from his throat. 

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First child, Francesca Nora

2006 28th of October

The beautiful pair welcomed their first little baby on 28 October, 2006 in Los Angeles. The handsome Jason Bateman became a father for first time in his life of cute little daughter and the couple named her Francesca Nora.

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Second child, Maple Sylvie Bateman

2012 10th of February

Jason became father for second time and that was on 10 February, 2012. He and his wife Amanda blessed by sweet little baby and that time the baby was also daughter. The couple named her Maple Sylvie Bateman.

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