Jay Baruchel

Jay Baruchel

actor, producer, writer

Jay Baruchel was born on Apr 09, 1982 in Canada. Jay Baruchel's big-screen debut came with My Hometown - Season 1 directed by Jean Mercier in 1996, strarring Thomas Thompson. Jay Baruchel is known for BlackBerry directed by Matt Johnson, Jay Baruchel stars as Mike and Glenn Howerton as Jim. Jay Baruchel has got 5 awards and 14 nominations so far. The most recent award Jay Baruchel achieved is Daytime Emmy Awards. The upcoming new tvshow Jay Baruchel plays is FUBAR - Season 1 which will be released on May 25, 2023.

Jay Baruchel was born in Ottawa, Ontario, and was raised in Montreal, Quebec, Canada. He is the son of Robyne (Ropell), a freelance writer, and Serge Victor Baruchel, an antiques dealer. He has a younger sister who also acts. He started acting in 1995 when he made his first of three appearances on the hit show Fais-moi peur ! (1990). He was also in more localized shows such as My Hometown (1996) and Popular Mechanics for Kids (1997).Baruchel had spent some downtime and finally got a chance to be in a classic film called Presque célèbre (2000) in 2000. He played "Vic", a devout fan of Led Zeppelin. Judd Apatow soon had a show in the works and Baruchel played "Steven Karp" on Les années campus (2001). He also had the chance to star alongside actors such as Ian Somerhalder and James Van Der Beek as "Harry" in Les lois de l'attraction (2002). Things began to slow down a bit after a couple more failed shows. He came back as the courageous "Danger Barch" in Million Dollar Baby (2004). He has also appeared in many independent films, such as Fetching Cody (2005), Just Buried (2007) and Real Time (2008).He was also in many successful American comedy films. He was the lead in Trop belle! (2010) and played one of Seth Rogen's best friends (which he really is) in the movie En cloque, mode d'emploi (2007). He also made his mark in family-friendly films such as Dragons (2010), playing the unlikely "Viking Hiccup" and also played the title role in L'Apprenti sorcier (2010) alongside his newly-found kindred spirit, actor Nicolas Cage.Baruchel lived his dream as he worked on the hockey comedy Fight Games (2011), and is working on many other films that are what he considers to be passion projects.

  • Birthday

    Apr 09, 1982
  • Place of Birth

    Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
  • Also known

    Τζέι Μπαρουσέλ, Jonathan Adam Saunders Baruchel, Джей Барушель, 杰伊·巴鲁切尔

Known For


5 wins & 14 nominations

Daytime Emmy Awards
Outstanding Performer in an Animated Program
Winner - Daytime Emmy
MTV Movie + TV Awards
Best Musical Moment
Winner - MTV Movie Award
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Movies & TV Shows

TV Shows