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Bio For: Jake Johnson
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JAKE JOHNSON (Peter B. Parker) is a captivating actor with hilarious and engaging performances on both the big and small screen.

Johnson recently sold a project titled "Hoops" to Netflix. Johnson will executive produces and lends his vocal talents to the adult animated series centered around a hot-headed, foulmouthed high school basketball coach who thinks turning around his Godawful team will take him to the big leagues.

This past year, Johnson starred in Jeff Tomsic's feature comedy Tag opposite Jon Hamm, Jeremy Renner, Ed Helms, Rashida Jones and Isla Fisher. Johnson also starred in Bobbie Peers' comedy short To Plant a Flag opposite Seth Morris, Jason Schwartzman, and Ingvar Eggert Sigurosson.

In 2017, Johnson wrote, produced and starred in Joe Swanberg's Win It All. Johnson also starred in the reimagining of the classic thriller The Mummy opposite Tom Cruise; the film was directed by Alex Kurtzman.

In 2016, Johnson appeared in Jake Szymanski's comedy hit Mike and Dave Need Wedding Dates with Zac Efron and Adam DeVine; Kelly Asbury's Smurfs: The Lost Village with Demi Lovato and Joe Manganiello; Colin Trevorrow's Jurassic World with Chris Pratt and Bryce Dallas Howard; and his second film with director Joe Swanberg, Digging for Fire, for which Johnson also cowrote the script with Swanberg and starred alongside Sam Rockwell, Rosemarie DeWitt and Brie Larson.

Johnson's other film credits include Luke Greenfield's box office hit comedy Let's Be Cops alongside Damon Wayans Jr.; Swanberg's Drinking Buddies opposite Olivia Wilde, Anna Kendrick and Ron Livingston; and director Jenee LaMarque's independent film The Pretty One alongside Zoe Kazan. Also, Johnson co-starred in Phil Lord and Christopher Miller's 21 Jump Street alongside Channing Tatum and Jonah Hill; in Colin Trevorrow's film, Safety Not Guaranteed opposite Aubrey Plaza and Mark Duplass; in Ivan Reitman's comedy, No Strings Attached written by "New Girl" creator Liz Meriwether; and in Max Winkler's Ceremony opposite Uma Thurman and Michael Angarano.

For his role on "New Girl," Johnson was nominated for a 2013 Television Critics Association Award in the category of Individual Achievement in Comedy.

In 2009, Johnson starred in Nick Jasenovic's Paper Heart, with Charlyne Yi and Michael Cera. The film was nominated for the Grand Jury Prize at the Sundance Film Festival.

Born in Chicago, Johnson is a graduate of New York University's Tisch School of the Arts. Currently, he resides in Los Angeles.

Movies For: Jake Johnson
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3 Movies: Pg 1 of 1
SPIDERMAN: INTO THE SPIDER-VERSE (PG) On Video: 3/19/2019 At Theaters: 12/14/2018
TAG (R) On Video: 8/28/2018 At Theaters: 6/15/2018
LET'S BE COPS (R) On Video: 11/11/2014 At Theaters: 8/13/2014
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