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Jake Kasdan


Jake Kasdan was born on October 28, 1974 in Detroit, Michigan, USA as Jacob Kasdan. He is a producer and director, known for Walk Hard: The Dewey Cox Story (2007), Zero Effect (1998) and The TV Set (2006). See full bio »

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Nominated for 1 Golden Globe. Another 1 win & 5 nominations. See more awards »

Known For

Zero Effect Producer
(1998)
The TV Set Producer
(2006)
Sex Tape Producer
(2014)

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  Bad Teacher 2 (producer) (announced)
 2019 Heart of Life (TV Movie) (executive producer)
 2019 Bless This Mess (TV Series) (executive producer - 6 episodes)
- The Estonian Method (2019) ... (executive producer)
- In Hot Water (2019) ... (executive producer)
- Predators (2019) ... (executive producer)
- The Return of Short Shorts (2019) ... (executive producer)
- The Chicken and the Goat (2019) ... (executive producer)
 2015-2019 Fresh Off the Boat (TV Series) (executive producer - 101 episodes)
- No Apology Necessary (2019) ... (executive producer)
- Under the Taipei Sun (2019) ... (executive producer)
- Nerd Watching (2019) ... (executive producer)
- Vice Mommy (2019) ... (executive producer)
- Rancho Contento (2019) ... (executive producer)
 2016-2019 Speechless (TV Series) (executive producer - 62 episodes)
- U-N-R-- UNREALISTIC (2019) ... (executive producer)
- THE S-T-A-- STAIRCASE (2019) ... (executive producer)
- ON THE R-O-- ROAD A-G-- AGAIN (2019) ... (executive producer)
- P-R-O-M-P--PROMPOSAL (2019) ... (executive producer)
- S-E-- SEOUL B-R-- BROTHERS (2019) ... (executive producer)
 2011-2018 New Girl (TV Series) (executive producer - 146 episodes)
- The Curse of the Pirate Bride (2018) ... (executive producer)
- Engram Pattersky (2018) ... (executive producer)
- Mario (2018) ... (executive producer)
- Godparents (2018) ... (executive producer)
- Where the Road Goes (2018) ... (executive producer)
 2017 Jalen Vs. Everybody (TV Movie) (executive producer)
 2017 Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle (executive producer)
 2016 Speechless Television (TV Series) (executive producer)
 2015-2016 The Grinder (TV Series) (executive producer - 22 episodes)
- Full Circle (2016) ... (executive producer)
- Divergence (2016) ... (executive producer)
- For the People (2016) ... (executive producer)
- A System on Trial (2016) ... (executive producer)
- Genesis (2016) ... (executive producer)
 2015 Weird Loners (TV Mini-Series) (executive producer - 6 episodes)
- We're Here. We're Weird. Get Used to Us. (2015) ... (executive producer)
- The Weirdfather (2015) ... (executive producer)
- Weird Knight (2015) ... (executive producer)
- Weirded Out (2015) ... (executive producer)
- Weird Dance (2015) ... (executive producer)
 2014 Sex Tape (executive producer)
 2012-2013 Ben and Kate (TV Series) (executive producer - 6 episodes)
- Bake Off (2013) ... (executive producer)
- Girl Problems (2013) ... (executive producer)
- B-Squad (2013) ... (executive producer)
- Guitar Face (2012) ... (executive producer)
- Reunion (2012) ... (executive producer)
 2011 Friends with Kids (producer)
 2011 Bad Teacher (executive producer)
 2008 Shades of Ray (executive producer)
 2007 Walk Hard: The Dewey Cox Story (producer)
 2006 The TV Set (producer)
 2002 Zero Effect (TV Movie) (co-executive producer)
 1999-2000 Freaks and Geeks (TV Series) (consulting producer - 15 episodes)
- Noshing and Moshing (2000) ... (consulting producer)
- Dead Dogs and Gym Teachers (2000) ... (consulting producer)
- The Little Things (2000) ... (consulting producer)
- Smooching and Mooching (2000) ... (consulting producer)
- Discos and Dragons (2000) ... (consulting producer)
 1998 Zero Effect (producer)
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Alternate Names:

Jacob Kasdan

Height:

5' 6" (1.68 m)
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My first pilot gig; in fact my first job in television; was Freaks and Geeks (1999), and the experience of directing that pilot was probably the single most formative of my directing life. The lessons I learned from those people (Judd Apatow, Paul Feig, the incredible cast) and the approach to comedy that we derived together to make that 48-minute "mini-movie" have, in one way or another, infused... See more »

Trivia:

Brother of Jonathan Kasdan. See more »

Star Sign:

Scorpio

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