Jason Kent Bateman is an American actor, director, and producer. He began acting on television in the early 1980s on the NBC drama series Little House on the Prairie, the NBC/Syndication sitcom Silver Spoons, and the NBC/CBS sitcom The Hogan Family.
Jason Bateman Biography
|Date of Birth:||January 14, 1969|
|Height:||5 ft 8 in (1.72 m)|
|Profession:||Actor, Director, Producer|
Jason Bateman Net Worth
|Net Worth:||$30 Million|
|Date of Birth:||Jan 14, 1969 (53 years old)|
|Height:||5 ft 10 in (1.8 m)|
|Profession:||Actor, Television Director, Television producer, Film Producer, Voice Actor|
|Nationality:||United States of America|
Jason Kent Bateman was born on the 14th of January, 1969, in Rye, New York. Bateman is the son to a former flight attendant and Kent Bateman, an actor and writer. He has an older sister named Justine, and three half-brothers. When Bateman was 4 years old, his family moved to Salt Lake City in Utah. When he was 10 years old, he started to act professionally and began to work in commercials.
Jason Bateman has been married to Amanda Anka since 2001, and the couple has two children together. Amanda’s father is legendary singer/songwriter Paul Anka. Over the course of his career, Jason has frequently alluded to a battle with addiction that spanned the ’90s.
Jason Bateman Favorite
|Jason Bateman’s Zodiac Sign||Taurus|
|Favorite Actor||Jack Nicholson|
|Favorite Music Artist||Rod Stewart|
|Favorite Holiday Destination||Denmark|
Here are some of the best highlights of Jason Bateman’s career:
- Identity Thief (Movie, 2013)
- The Gift (Movie, 2015)
- Zootopia (Movie, 2016)
- Game Night (Movie, 2018)
Jason Bateman experienced considerable success as a child actor. After booking a cereal commercial at the age of 11, he went on to book a recurring role in Little House on the Prairie. He first appeared in the seventh season in 1980 and remained on the show throughout the eighth season, which ended in 1982. His next big role as a child actor was in Silver Spoons from 1982 to 1984, and fans of the series will remember him for playing the mischievous character of Derek Taylor.
By the mid-’80s, he had appeared on various shows and was gaining popularity quickly. In response, NBC gave him a starring role in his own show, entitled It’s Your Move. After the show ended in 1985, he moved on to The Hogan Family with another recurring role. When he was 18 years old, he was given the opportunity to direct three episodes of the show, becoming the youngest-ever director in America at the time.
Jason Bateman then shifted his focus toward film, and his biggest early role was in Teen Wolf Too. Although the movie was a box office dud, it contributed to Bateman’s notoriety. Further films during this time included This Can’t Be Love and The Sweetest Thing. Bateman continued to appear in various television series over this period as well, including Some of My Friends and Chicago Sons.