Jake M. Johnson

28 May 1978

Actor, Writer, Producer

Jake Johnson was born on May 28, 1978 in Evanston, Illinois, USA. He is an actor and producer, known for New Girl (2011), Let's Be Cops (2014) and 21 Jump Street (2012). He is married to Erin Payne.

Member of the Sunday Men's Basketball League.

Member of The Interstate 5 Tennis Association.

His father is from an Ashkenazi Jewish family (from Hungary, Poland, and Russia). His mother's ancestry is English, Irish, and Polish Catholic.

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.

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

Named after his Uncle Mark Johnson, who died at the age of 26 in a motorcycle accident in 1977.

Fan of NFL's Chicago Bears.

Chicago native.


No photos.

Filmography (17 titles)

Genre: Action, Adventure, Animation, Science Fiction, Comedy
Role: Actor (as Peter B. Parker · Spider-Man (voice))
(movie, 2018)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Role: Actor (as Randy "Chilli" Cilliano)
(movie, 2017)
···The Mummy
Genre: Fantasy, Thriller, Action, Adventure, Horror
Role: Actor (as Chris Vail)
(movie, 2017)
···Smurfs: The Lost Village
Genre: Adventure, Animation, Comedy, Family
Role: Actor (as Grouchy (voice))
Genre: Comedy
Role: Actor (as Ronnie)
(movie, 2015)
···Jurassic World
Genre: Action, Adventure, Science Fiction, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Lowery)
(movie, 2015)
···Digging for Fire
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor, Producer, Writer
(movie, 2014)
···Let's Be Cops
Genre: Comedy
Role: Actor (as Ryan Davis)
(movie, 2014)
Genre: Comedy
Role: Actor (as Sebastian Cremmington)
(movie, 2014)
···The Pretty One
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Role: Actor (as Basel)
(movie, 2014)
···The Lego Movie
Genre: Adventure, Animation, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Role: Actor (as Barry (voice))
(movie, 2013)
···Drinking Buddies
Genre: Drama, Romance
Role: Actor (as Luke)
(movie, 2012)
···Safety Not Guaranteed
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Science Fiction, Romance
Role: Actor (as Jeff Schwensen)
(movie, 2012)
···21 Jump Street
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Role: Actor (as Principal Dadier)
(movie, 2011)
···No Strings Attached
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Role: Actor (as Eli)
(movie, 2010)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Role: Actor (as Teddy)
(movie, 2009)
···Paper Heart
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Role: Actor (as Nicholas Jasenovec (as Jake M. Johnson))