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Jared Hess was born on July 18, 1979 in Glendale, Arizona, USA as Jared Lawrence Hess. He is a director and writer, known for Napoleon Dynamite (2004), Gentlemen Broncos (2009) and Nacho Libre (2006). He is married to Jerusha Hess. They have one child. See full bio »

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(2004)
(2009)
Nacho Libre Director
(2006)
Masterminds Director
(2016)

Filmography

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 2021 Murder Among the Mormons (TV Mini Series documentary) (3 episodes)
- Episode Three (2021)
- Episode Two (2021)
- Episode One (2021)
 2016-2017 The Last Man on Earth (TV Series) (2 episodes)
- Fish in the Dish (2016)
 2017 Making History (TV Series) (3 episodes)
- Night Cream (2017)
- Pilot (2017)
 2017 Son of Zorn (TV Series) (1 episode)
 2016/I Masterminds
 2015 Don Verdean
 2010 The Killers: Boots (Video short)
 2006 Nacho Libre
 2003 Peluca (Short)
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Show Show Actor (6 credits)
Show Show Camera and Electrical Department (9 credits)
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Show Show Self (6 credits)

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Personal Details

Other Works:

Directed a short called "Winner Take Steve", written by Cal McAllister and Ian Cohen of Wexley School for Girls. See more »

Publicity Listings:

1 Article | See more »

Height:

6' 5" (1.96 m)

Spouse:

Jerusha Hess  (1 child)
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Personal Quote:

[on Murder Among the Mormons (2021)] We live in a world of misinformation and nobody is immune to deception. We all have to take a deep close look at the stories that we choose to believe. All of those things that occurred with this Mark Hofmann saga are relevant now, more than I think they've ever been. [2021]

Trivia:

Was a member of the FFA in Preston, Idaho. See more »

Star Sign:

Cancer

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