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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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Million Dollar Baby
Million Dollar Baby Danger Barch
(2004)
This Is the End
This Is the End Jay Baruchel
(2013)

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 2022 The Hunt (TV Series) (announced)
Thomas
 2016/I Lovesick
Mark Adam Jones
 2014 Dragons: Dawn of the Dragon Racers (Video short)
Hiccup (voice)
 2014 Don Peyote
Bates
 2012-2014 Dragons: Riders of Berk (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)
- The Eel Effect (2014) ... Hiccup (voice)
 2014 RoboCop
Tom Pope
 2013 The Real World: This Is the End Edition (TV Short)
Jay Baruchel
 2012 Being Human (TV Series)
Stu
 2011 Book of Dragons (Video short)
Hiccup (voice)
 2011 Goon
Pat
 2011 Marcy (TV Series)
Jay
- Marcy Does Laundry (2011) ... Jay
 2010 Legend of the Boneknapper Dragon (TV Short)
Hiccup (voice)
 2009 Fanboys
Windows
 2007 Knocked Up
Jay
 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
 1999 Running Home
Kid #2
 1999 Who Gets the House?
Jonathan
 1998 The Worst Witch (TV Series)
Bean Pole
- The Great Outdoors (1998) ... Bean Pole
 1998 The Sickroom (Short)
Patient
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Height:

6' (1.83 m)
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[on The Making Of "The Sorcerer's Apprentice] Physical comedy is the reason I got into acting. I've been tripping and falling down my whole life, so I figured I might as well find a way to get paid for it. See more »

Trivia:

Jay's paternal grandfather, Johnny Baruchel, was born in Alexandria, Egypt, and was from a Sephardi Jewish family (from Egypt, Algeria, and Italy). Jay's three other grandparents were from a Christian background. Jay's paternal grandmother, Marie-Madeleine Virlouvet, was of French background. Jay's maternal grandparents, Robert William Ropell and Helen Margaret Saunders, were both Canadian-born, ... See more »

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Aries

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