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Jay Baruchel

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 Are You Afraid of the Dark? (1990). ... See full bio »

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 2016 Lovesick (filming)
 2012-2015 DreamWorks Dragons (TV Series)
Hiccup / Hiccup Horrendous Haddock III
- Cast Out: Part II (2014) ... Hiccup (voice)
- Cast Out, Part I (2014) ... Hiccup (voice)
- Bing! Bam! Boom! (2014) ... Hiccup (voice)
- Smoke Gets in Your Eyes (2014) ... Hiccup (voice)
 2014 Dragons: Dawn of the Dragon Racers (Video short)
Hiccup (voice)
 2014 Don Peyote
 2014 RoboCop
Tom Pope
 2013 The Real World: This Is the End Edition (TV Movie)
Jay Baruchel
 2012 Being Human (TV Series)
 2011 Book of Dragons (Video short)
Hiccup (voice)
 2011 Goon
 2011 Marcy (TV Series)
- Marcy Does Laundry (2011) ... Jay
 2010 Legend of the Boneknapper Dragon (TV Short)
Hiccup (voice)
 2009 Fanboys
 2007 Knocked Up
 2006-2007 Numb3rs (TV Series)
Oswald Kittner
- Democracy (2007) ... Oswald Kittner
- Hardball (2006) ... Oswald Kittner
 2005-2006 Just Legal (TV Series)
Skip Ross
- The Bar (2006) ... Skip Ross
- The Code (2006) ... Skip Ross
- The Rainmaker (2006) ... Skip Ross
- The Heater (2006) ... Skip Ross
 2003 Nemesis Game
Jeremy Curran
 2002 Matthew Blackheart: Monster Smasher (TV Movie)
Jimmy Fleming
 1995-2000 Are You Afraid of the Dark? (TV Series)
Jason Midas / Ross Doyle / Alex / ...
- The Tale of the Time Trap (2000) ... Jason Midas
- The Tale of the Walking Shadow (1999) ... Ross Doyle
- The Tale of the Zombie Dice (1999) ... Alex
 1999 Running Home
Kid #2
 1999 Who Gets the House?
 1998 The Worst Witch (TV Series)
Bean Pole
- The Great Outdoors (1998) ... Bean Pole
 1998 The Sickroom (Short)
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Show Show Self (34 credits)
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I am a proud Montrealer. Jobs will take me where they take me but nothing will ever be able to convince me to leave my home. If it were up to me every job would be somewhere in Canada. See more »


Has a red maple leaf the size of a golfball tatooed over the left side of his chest (over his heart). His other tattoos are of a Celtic Cross and of his mother's maiden name. See more »


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