Jake Kasdan

Producer | Director | Actor
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KNOWN FOR 
Walk Hard: The Dewey Cox Story (2007) | Zero Effect (1998) | The TV Set (2006)
AWARDS 
Nominated for 1 Golden Globe. Another 1 win & 5 nominations More »
AKA 
Jacob Kasdan
BORN 
Oct 28, 1974 (age 43)
HEIGHT 
5' 6" (1.68m)

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Projects in Development (6 titles)YEARBUDGETSTATUS
Past Film & Video (18 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for Jumanji: Welcome to the JungleJumanji: Welcome to the Jungle Director (directed by), Executive Producer  Less 2017 $90MM $405MM / $931MM
  • Primary photo for Sex TapeSex Tape Director, Executive Producer  Less 2014 $40MM $39MM / $126MM
  • Primary photo for The New Guy on New Girl with Zooey DeschanelThe New Guy on New Girl with Zooey Deschanel (Video) Jake Kasdan  Less 2012
  • Primary photo for Friends with KidsFriends with Kids Producer  Less 2011 $10MM $7.3MM / —
  • Primary photo for Bad TeacherBad Teacher Director, Executive Producer  Less 2011 $20MM $100MM / $216MM
  • Primary photo for Anderson's CrossAnderson's Cross Thanks  Less 2010 $300K
  • Primary photo for Funny PeopleFunny People Special Thanks  Less 2009 $75MM $52MM / $72MM
  • Primary photo for The GreatestThe Greatest The Producers Wish To Thank  Less 2009 $6MM $116K / —
  • Primary photo for Shades of RayShades of Ray Director #3, Executive Producer  Less 2008
  • Primary photo for Walk Hard: The Dewey Cox StoryWalk Hard: The Dewey Cox Story Director, Producer, Writer ("Walk Hard", "Take My Hand", " (Mama) You Got To Love Your Negro Man", "Cut My Brother in Half Blues", "There's a Change a'Happening (I Can Feel It)", " (You Make Me So) Hard", "Walk Hard (All Star Version)"), Writer  Less 2007 $35MM $18MM / —
  • Primary photo for The TV SetThe TV Set Director, Producer, Writer  Less 2006 $265K / —
  • Primary photo for Orange CountyOrange County Director  Less 2002 $18MM $41MM / —
  • Primary photo for Zero EffectZero Effect Bank Teller (voice) (uncredited), Director, Producer, Writer ("Let's Run Off and Get Married", "Cold and Dark in My Heart"), Writer  Less 1998 $5MM $2MM / —
  • Primary photo for Wyatt EarpWyatt Earp Archivist  Less 1994 $63MM $25MM / $56MM
  • Primary photo for Grand CanyonGrand Canyon Production Assistant  Less 1991 $33MM / —
  • Primary photo for The Accidental TouristThe Accidental Tourist Scott Canfield (as Jacob Kasdan)  Less 1988 $33MM / —
  • Primary photo for SilveradoSilverado Stable Boy (as Jacob Kasdan)  Less 1985 $26MM $33MM / —
  • Primary photo for The Big ChillThe Big Chill Autograph Seeker (as Jacob Kasdan)  Less 1983 $56MM / —
Past Television (15 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for New GirlNew Girl (TV Series) Executive Producer (146 episodes, 2011), Director (7 episodes, 2011)  Less 2011–2018 146
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  • Primary photo for SpeechlessSpeechless (TV Series) Executive Producer (40 episodes, 2016)  Less 2016–2018 40
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  • Primary photo for Fresh Off the BoatFresh Off the Boat (TV Series) Executive Producer (79 episodes, 2015), Director (1 episode, 2015)  Less 2015–2018 79
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  • Primary photo for Jalen Vs. EverybodyJalen Vs. Everybody (TV Movie) Executive Producer  Less 2017
  • Primary photo for Speechless TelevisionSpeechless Television (TV Series) Executive Producer  Less 2016– 
  • Primary photo for The GrinderThe Grinder (TV Series) Director (2 episodes, 2015), Executive Producer (1 episode, 2015)  Less 2015 2
    • A Hero Has Fallen (Oct 6, 2015) Director  Less
    • Pilot (Sep 29, 2015) Director, Executive Producer  Less
  • Primary photo for Weird LonersWeird Loners (TV Series) Director (2 episodes, 2015)  Less 2015 2
  • Primary photo for Ben and KateBen and Kate (TV Series) Executive Producer (6 episodes, 2012), Director (2 episodes, 2012)  Less 2012–2013 7
    • Bake Off (Jan 22, 2013) Executive Producer  Less
    • Girl Problems (Jan 15, 2013) Executive Producer  Less
    • B-Squad (Jan 8, 2013) Executive Producer  Less
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  • Primary photo for Spring/FallSpring/Fall (TV Movie) Director  Less 2011
  • Primary photo for CalifornicationCalifornication (TV Series) Director (1 episode, 2008)  Less 2008 1
  • Primary photo for Cracking UpCracking Up (TV Series) Director (1 episode, 2006)  Less 2006 1
  • Primary photo for Zero EffectZero Effect (TV Movie) Director, Co-Executive Producer, Writer  Less 2002
  • Primary photo for UndeclaredUndeclared (TV Series) Director (1 episode, 2001)  Less 2001 1
  • Primary photo for Grosse PointeGrosse Pointe (TV Series) Director (2 episodes, 2000)  Less 2000 2
  • Primary photo for Freaks and GeeksFreaks and Geeks (TV Series) Consulting Producer (15 episodes, 1999), Director (5 episodes, 1999)  Less 1999–2000 17
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Self (4 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for Made in Hollywood: Teen EditionMade in Hollywood: Teen Edition (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2018)  Less 2018
  • Primary photo for Kevin Pollak's Chat ShowKevin Pollak's Chat Show (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2014)  Less 2014
  • Primary photo for The 64th Primetime Emmy AwardsThe 64th Primetime Emmy Awards (TV Special) Himself - Nominee  Less 2012
  • Primary photo for Nulle part ailleursNulle part ailleurs (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1998)  Less 1998

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