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Jake Johnson (XVI)

Jake Johnson (born Mark Jake Johnson Weinberger; May 28, 1978) is an American actor, comedian and director, most commonly known for playing Nick Miller in the Fox comedy series New Girl opposite Zooey Deschanel, for which he has received a Teen Choice Award nomination among others. Johnson also co-starred in the 2009 film Paper Heart and the 2012 ... See full bio »

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New Girl
New Girl Nick Miller
Jurassic World
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21 Jump Street
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 2016 Easy (TV Series)
- Chemistry Read (2016) ... Drew
 2015-2016 BoJack Horseman (TV Series)
- Start Spreading the News (2016) ... Oxnard (voice)
- Higher Love (2015) ... Oxnard (voice)
 2016 Idiotsitter (TV Series)
- Finale (2016)
 2016 Joshy
 2015 CollegeHumor Originals (TV Series)
 2015 No Activity (TV Series)
- The American (2015) ... Cutler
 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 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)
 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 The New Guy on New Girl with Zooey Deschanel (Video short)
Jake 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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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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My dream career would be to be in things that have real heart and are telling real stories but while doing that, you're getting really big laughs. I don't necessarily love the straight crazy comedies. 'Caddyshack' is amazing, but there's not a lot of new 'Caddyshack's. See more »


Dropped out of high school during his sophomore year, returned the following year. See more »

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