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
high school basketball coach who thinks turning around his Godawful team will
him to the big leagues.
This past year, Johnson starred in Jeff Tomsic's feature comedy Tag opposite
Jeremy Renner, Ed Helms, Rashida Jones and Isla Fisher. Johnson also starred in
comedy short To Plant a Flag opposite Seth Morris, Jason Schwartzman, and Ingvar
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
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
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
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,
Kendrick and Ron Livingston; and director Jenee LaMarque's independent film The
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,
Guaranteed opposite Aubrey Plaza and Mark Duplass; in Ivan Reitman's comedy, No
Attached written by "New Girl" creator Liz Meriwether; and in Max Winkler's
opposite Uma Thurman and Michael Angarano.
For his role on "New Girl," Johnson was nominated for a 2013 Television
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.