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Jason Bateman | Biography

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Jason Bateman's facts

Date of Birth 1969-01-14
Nationality American
Profession Actor, director and producer
Ethnicity White
Marital Status Married
Married to Amanda Anka
Married on 2001
Children Francesca Nora (born in 2006) and Maple Sylvie (born in 2012)
Net Worth(s) $30 million
Name on Birth Jason Kent Bateman
Divorce No
Place of Birth Rye, New York, U.S.

An exceptionally talented American star, “Jason Bateman” is best known as high profile teen actor in the sitcoms like ‘Silver Spoons’ and ‘The Hogan Family’. This talented actor was born on January 14, 1969 in Rye, New York, U.S. He was born in the house of well-known American actor, director and writer, Kent Bateman. Jason was inspired by his father to pursue career in acting.

Talking about his career expedition as an actor, Bateman started his acting career from appearing in the small screen series ‘Little House on the Prairie’. His role of James Cooper was well appreciated by all the audiences. His next appearance came in supporting role in the television show ‘Silver spoons’. He rose to prominence with his phenomenal acting performance in the show. After making his name popular in the television world, he was seen in the number of television series. In the year 1987, he appeared in the game show titled ‘Win, Lose or Draw’. In the period of 1980s, he received the title of ‘teen idol’ for his incredible work on ‘The Hogan Family’. Jason gained international recognition after he was casted in 1987 comedy movie ‘Teen Wolf Too’. Although the movie became failed to gain positive response at box, he became successful to gain positive reviews from critics. He also worked as a director for an episode of the television series ‘Two of a Kind’. His next critical acclaimed role came in the comedy series ‘Arrested Development’. He even earned several awards for his exceptional acting performance in the series. Besides his successful television career, he also gained high appreciation for appearing in the several hit movies. In the year 2009, he was highly praised for his brilliant performance in the movie ‘Extract’. He also became a part of the hit romantic comedy movie ‘The Switch’. His other noticeable roles came in the movies ‘Horrible Bosses’, ‘The Change-Up’, ‘Disconnect’ and ‘Identity Thief’. The phenomenal actor made his first appearance as a director in the movie ‘Bad Words’.

Significance to his personal life biography, the talented actor is a married man. He got married to daughter of famous singer ‘Paul Anka’, Amanda Anka in July 2001. From being in a marital relation with his wife, Amanda he has two daughters named ‘Francesca Nora’ and ‘Maple Sylvie’. Till date, there is no published any news about their divorce. It seems like the couple are spending blissful life with each other. Like his successful professional career, he has been successful to maintain his personal life. Bateman became the big news of media in the period of 1990s when he was addicted to alcohol and drugs. He has gone through a surgery to remove benign polyp in the year 2005.

The renowned actor of American movie and television world is often noticed for his great physique and dashing personality. He is a handsome with the height of 6 feet 1 inches and weight of 75 kg. Jason looks dashing and attractive in his each and every role in the movies and television series. Through his million dollar smile, he has gathered million numbers of fans in all over the world.  Most of his fans are girls who crazy to have one glance of him whenever he made his public appearance.

Jason has achieved a lot in his career through his hard work and true dedication toward his work. He is blessed with an exceptional acting skills and great personality. At the start of 2014, he has accumulated total net worth amount of $30 million. More about this renowned actor can be gathered from the wiki and reading his detailed bio on IMDb. His fans can follow his recent updates and movie projects by following his twitter account batemanjason.