Jason Bateman is an American actor, director and producer. He began acting on television in the early 1980’s on Little House on the Prairie and in the sitcoms Silver Spoons and The Hogan Family. In the 2000’s, he became known for his role of Michael Bluth using
deadpan comedy in the critically acclaimed sitcom Arrested Development, for which he won a Golden Globe and a Satellite Award.
He has had starring roles in the films Juno (2007), Hancock (2008), Up in the Air (2009), The Switch (2010), Paul (2011), Horrible Bosses (2011), The Change-Up (2011), Identity Thief (2013), Bad Words (2013), Horrible Bosses 2 (2014), The Gift (2015) and Zootopia (2016), as well as the 2017 Netflix