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Jake Johnson was born on May 28, 1978 in Evanston, Illinois, USA. He is an actor and producer, known for New Girl (2011), Jurassic World (2015) and Let's Be Cops (2014). He is married to Erin Payne. See full bio »

What to Watch: "The Man in the High Castle"

In this episode of "What to Watch," we talk with the cast of Amazon Studios' "The Man in the High Castle" and the show's creator, Frank Spotnitz.

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 2011-2016 New Girl (TV Series)
Nick Miller
- Episode #5.3 (2016) ... Nick Miller
- Episode #5.4 (2015) ... Nick Miller
- Episode #5.1 (2015) ... Nick Miller
- Clean Break (2015) ... Nick Miller
- Panty Gate (2015) ... Nick Miller
 2013-2015 Drunk History (TV Series)
Boris Spassky / William B. Travis
- Games (2015) ... Boris Spassky
- Wild West (2013) ... William B. Travis
 2015 Lego Dimensions (Video Game)
Lowery Cruthers (voice)
 2015 BoJack Horseman (TV Series)
- Higher Love (2015) ... Accountant (voice)
 2015 Lego Jurassic World (Video Game)
Lowery (voice)
 2013-2015 High School USA! (TV Series)
Mr. Structor
- Best Friends Forever (2015) ... Mr. Structor (voice)
- Sweet 16 (2013) ... Mr. Structor (voice)
- Rumsprinabreakers (2013) ... Mr. Structor (voice)
- Gun Control (2013) ... Mr. Structor (voice)
- The Early 90s (2013) ... Mr. Structor (voice)
 2015 Digging for Fire
 2014 The Lego Movie
Barry (voice)
 2013 Ghost Ghirls (TV Series)
Eddie Hanson
- Home Is Where the Haunt Is (2013) ... Eddie Hanson
 2013 Coffee Town
 2013 Coogan Auto (TV Series)
Derek Guthrie
- Episode #1.2 (2013) ... Derek Guthrie
 2012/II Junk
Nicholas Jasenovec (as Jake M. Johnson)
 2012 NTSF:SD:SUV (TV Series)
 2011 Allen Gregory (TV Series)
Joel Zadak
- Van Moon Rising (2011) ... Joel Zadak (voice)
- Mom Sizemore (2011) ... Joel Zadak (voice)
- Interracial McAdams (2011) ... Joel Zadak (voice)
- Gay School Dance (2011) ... Joel Zadak (voice)
- 1 Night in Gottlieb (2011) ... Joel Zadak (voice)
 2011 Inconvenient Interviews with Risa (Video short)
 2011 Happy Endings Auditions (Short)
Casting Director (voice)
 2010/I Spilt Milk
Todd (as Jake M. Johnson)
 2010 Ceremony
 2010 Get Him to the Greek
Jazz Man
 2010 Flashforward (TV Series)
- Countdown (2010) ... Powell
 2010 Funny or Die Presents... (TV Series)
Shirtless Man
- Episode #1.10 (2010) ... Shirtless Man
 2009 Lie to Me (TV Series)
Howard Crease
- Love Always (2009) ... Howard Crease (as Jake M. Johnson)
 2009 Paper Heart
Nicholas Jasenovec (as Jake M. Johnson)
 2008 Redbelt
Guayabera Shirt Man
 2007 This Is My Friend (TV Short)
Jake (as Jake M. Johnson)
 2007 The Unit (TV Series)
- M.P.s (2007) ... Martin
 2007 Cautionary Tales of Swords (TV Series short)
 2007 Curb Your Enthusiasm (TV Series)
Man on Cell Phone
- The N Word (2007) ... Man on Cell Phone
 2007 Derek and Simon: The Show (TV Series short)
- Troubled Times: Part 3 - CK Was Here (2007) ... Jake (as Jake M. Johnson)
- Sweet Tits (2007) ... Jake (as Jake M. Johnson)
- Peanuts! (2007) ... Jake (as Jake M. Johnson)
- The Regimen (2007) ... Jake (as Jake M. Johnson)
- In Character (2007) ... Jake (as Jake M. Johnson)
 2007 Your Magic Touched Me (TV Series short)
The Devil
- Episode #2.9 (2007) ... The Devil
 2007 Bunny Whipped
Basketball Player
 2006 Best Men (Video short)
Danny (as Jake M. Johnson)
 2006 Clark and Michael (TV Series)
Audition Director (as Jake M. Johnson)
 2006 The Great Sketch Experiment (Short)
Janitor (as Jake M. Johnson)
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Other Works:

TV commercials: Dodge Dart "Don't Touch My Dart" campaign with Craig Robinson. See more »

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Alternate Names:

Jake M. Johnson


5' 9¼" (1.76 m)

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I'm a grinding actor. That's how I've always viewed myself. You go from one job to the next. See more »


Mother Eve Johnson. Father Ken Weinberger. Brother Dan Johnson. Sister Rachel Johnson. Raised by a single mother and took her last name during high school. See more »

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