January 14, 1969 (54)
Jason Bateman is an American actor, director, and producer best known for his leading role as Michael Bluth in “Arrested Development”, which also starred Jason Bateman, Portia de Rossi, Will Arnett, Michael Cera, Alia Shawkat, Tony Hale, David Cross, Jeffrey Tambor, Jessica Walter, and Ron Howard. He has appeared in several successful films and television series throughout his career, including the sitcom “The Hogan Family,” as well as the films “Juno,” “Horrible Bosses,” and “The Gift.”
Bateman has worked with a wide range of artists, actors, and celebrities throughout his career. He appeared alongside Jennifer Aniston and Charlie Day in the comedy film “Horrible Bosses,” and shared the screen with Ryan Reynolds and Jeff Goldblum in “The Change-Up.” He also worked with Kristen Wiig and Melissa McCarthy in the hit comedy “Identity Thief,” and directed and co-starred with Rachel McAdams in the action-comedy “Game Night.”
In addition to his successful acting career, Bateman has also had numerous accomplishments behind the camera. He has directed episodes of several television series, including “Ozark,” which he also executive produced. For his work on the series, Bateman has received several accolades, including a Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Directing for a Drama Series.