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Jonah Hill

Highest Rated:   98% How to Train Your Dragon (2010)
Lowest Rated:   2% Strange Wilderness (2008)
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Birthplace:   Los Angeles, California, USA
Born and raised in Los Angeles, Jonah Hill first started to find success in show business as a cast member of the brilliant but canceled Judd Apatow series Undeclared. Like many of the actors who were fortunate to work for the successful writer/director/producer, Hill became a part of Apatow's extended stock company, going on to appear in a number of films including The 40-Year-Old Virgin, as a young man who really wants to buy some boots, and Knocked Up, as the buddy who suggested his friend's pregnant girlfriend get "something that rhymes with smushmortion." He also starred alongside his onetime roommate Justin Long in a variety of projects, including the college comedy Accepted. Hill re-teamed with Apatow and company for their second major effort of summer 2007, the Greg Mottola-directed, Seth Rogen-scripted comedy Superbad, but on that occasion, Hill scored his first lead. He starred as Seth, a slightly geeky high school senior desperate for sex and suffering from some fairly serious adolescent angst. The film rang in as a blockbuster and won critical raves across the board. At about the same time, Hill signed on for a much different screen assignment (and target audience), agreeing to provide one of the voices in the animated outing Horton Hears a Who (2008). He followed that up with a small but funny role in the heartbreak comedy Forgetting Sarah Marshall as a starstruck hotel worker who really, really wants a visiting rock star to listen to his demo.He scored laughs in the Judd Apatow-directed Funny People, and worked again with Russell Brand in Get Him to the Greek. Hill shored up his indie cred by starring in the Duplass Brothers comedy Cyrus as a young man who is way too attached to his mother.2011 found Hill earning the best notices of his career in Moneyball, as the numbers-crunching Ivy Leaguer who helps Billy Beane (Brad Pitt) build the Oakland A's into a first-rate baseball team with seemingly second-rate players. His work in the movie brought him Best Supporting Actor nods from the Academy, BAFTA, the Golden Globes, and the Screen Actors Guild. Soon however, the actor was ready to get back to his comedic roots, pairing with Chaning Tatum for a satirical big-screen take on the 80's TV show 21 Jump Street, and following that up starring alongside Ben Stiller in The Watch.

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Highest Rated Movies

Filmography

MOVIES

RATING TITLE CREDIT BOX OFFICE YEAR
No Score Yet How To Train Your Dragon 3
  • Snotlout Jorgenson
2019
90% The Lego Batman Movie
  • Green Lantern
$175.7M 2017
40% Why Him?
  • Producer
$60.4M 2016
59% War Dogs
  • Efraim Diveroli
$43.1M 2016
82% Sausage Party
  • Executive Producer
  • Carl
$97.7M 2016
85% Hail, Caesar!
  • Joseph Silverman
$28M 2016
No Score Yet 23 Jump Street
  • Schmidt
  • Producer
2016
No Score Yet The Ballad of Richard Jewell
  • Producer
  • Richard Jewell
2016
No Score Yet Freaks Of Nature
  • Executive Producer
2015
44% True Story
  • Michael Finkel
$3.5M 2015
84% 22 Jump Street
  • Schmidt
  • Producer
$154.3M 2014
92% How to Train Your Dragon 2
  • Snotlout
$147.1M 2014
96% The LEGO Movie
  • Green Lantern
$244.9M 2014
77% The Wolf of Wall Street
  • Donnie Azoff
$91.4M 2013
No Score Yet Comedy Central Roast of James Franco
  • Actor
2013
83% This Is the End
  • Jonah Hill
$96.2M 2013
No Score Yet The Adventurer's Handbook
  • Screenwriter
  • Executive Producer
  • Actor
2013
87% Django Unchained
  • Bag Head #2
$162.9M 2012
17% The Watch
  • Franklin
$34.1M 2012
85% 21 Jump Street
  • Schmidt
  • Executive Producer
$134.1M 2012
21% The Sitter
  • Noah Griffith
  • Executive Producer
$30.2M 2011
No Score Yet Dragons: Gift of the Night Fury
  • Snotlout
2011
94% Moneyball
  • Peter Brand
$75.7M 2011
No Score Yet Dragons: Gift Of The Night Fury / Book Of Dragons
  • Actor
2011
No Score Yet Dreamworks How To Train Your Dragon Legends
  • Actor
2011
73% Megamind
  • Tighten
$148.3M 2010
No Score Yet Legend of the Boneknapper Dragon
  • Snotlout
2010
80% Cyrus
  • Cyrus
$7.5M 2010
72% Get Him to the Greek
  • Aaron Green
$61M 2010
98% How to Train Your Dragon
  • Snotlout
$216.9M 2010
58% The Invention of Lying
  • Frank
$18.5M 2009
68% Funny People
  • Leo Koenig
$51.9M 2009
44% Night at the Museum 2: Battle of the Smithsonian
  • Actor
$177.2M 2009
85% Forgetting Sarah Marshall
  • Matthew the Waiter
$63M 2008
79% Dr. Seuss' Horton Hears a Who!
  • Tommy
$154.4M 2008
2% Strange Wilderness
  • Cooker
$6.6M 2008
74% Walk Hard: The Dewey Cox Story
  • Actor
$18.4M 2007
88% Superbad
  • Seth
$121.5M 2007
84% Rocket Science
  • Junior Philosopher
$0.7M 2007
23% Evan Almighty
  • Eugene
$100.3M 2007
90% Knocked Up
  • Jonah
$148.8M 2007
No Score Yet Just Add Water
  • Eddie
2007
63% 10 Items or Less
  • The Kid
$69.8k 2006
37% Accepted
  • Sherman Schrader
$36.4M 2006
32% Click
  • Ben Newman (age 17)
$137.4M 2006
16% Grandma's Boy
  • Barry
$6M 2006
85% The 40 Year Old Virgin
  • eBay Customer
$109.3M 2005
62% I Heart Huckabees
  • Bret
$12.8M 2004
No Score Yet One Part Sugar
  • Actor

TV

RATING TITLE CREDIT YEAR
50% Any Given Wednesday With Bill Simmons
2016
  • Guest
  • Actor
  • 2016
No Score Yet Charlie Rose
2013
  • Guest
  • 2016
No Score Yet Late Night With Seth Meyers
2014
  • Guest
  • 2016
  • 2015
  • 2014
No Score Yet The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon
2014
  • Guest
  • 2016
  • 2014
No Score Yet Saturday Night Live
1975
  • Performer
  • Host
  • 2016
  • 2014
  • 2012
  • 2008
  • 1976
No Score Yet CBS This Morning
2012
  • Guest
  • 2015
No Score Yet Colbert Report
2005-2014
  • Guest
  • 2014
No Score Yet Inside Comedy
2012-2015
  • Guest
  • 2014
No Score Yet Jimmy Kimmel Live
2003
  • Guest
  • 2014
  • 2013
  • 2012
No Score Yet Conan
2010
  • Guest
  • 2014
  • 2013
  • 2011
No Score Yet Late Night With Jimmy Fallon
2009-2014
  • Guest
  • 2014
  • 2010
No Score Yet Sunday Morning
2011
  • Appearing
  • 2013
No Score Yet Late Show With David Letterman
1993-2015
  • Guest
  • 2013
  • 2012
  • 2011
No Score Yet The Daily Show With Jon Stewart
1999-2015
  • Guest
  • 2013
  • 2011
No Score Yet The Tonight Show With Jay Leno
1992-2014
  • Guest
  • 2012
  • 2011
  • 2010
  • 2007
9% Allen Gregory
2011
  • Creator
  • Voice
  • Executive Producer
  • Producer
  • 2011
No Score Yet MTV First
2011-2014
  • Guest
  • 2011
No Score Yet American Idol
2002-2016
  • Appearing
  • 2009
No Score Yet The Simpsons
1989
  • Voice
  • 2009

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