Jason Sudeikis has a net worth of $25 million as an actor and comedian in the United States. Jason debuted in the 1990s and has since starred in a variety of film and television projects. Sudeikis is a successful screenwriter and producer in addition to his playing performances. He’s also a well-known actor who does voice work. A People’s Choice Award, an MTV Movie Award, a Teen Choice Award, and a Nickelodeon Kids’ Choice Award have all been nominated for Jason Sudeikis.
On September 18th, 1975, Daniel Jason Sudeikis was born in Fairfax, Virginia. Jason was born without the ability to smell due to anosmia. At the time of his birth, both of his parents worked for a travel agency. George Wendt, who played Norm Peterson on the television show “Cheers,” is his mother’s younger brother. Jason, along with his two sisters, grew up in Overland Park. Jason went to Fort Scott Community College on a basketball scholarship after graduating from high school but dropped out to seek a career in the entertainment industry.
Sudeikis got his start in improv comedy by joining a few different organizations. In 2003, he was hired as a sketch writer for “Saturday Night Live,” which was a significant break for him. By 2005, he had established himself as a frequent character on the show, impersonating George W. Bush, Joe Biden, and Mitt Romney, among others. He landed a regular role on “30 Rock” during this time.
Sudeikis began his acting career in 2007 with three different roles in three different films. “Watching the Detectives,” “The Ten,” and “Meet Bill” were the titles of these three flicks. Following that, he appeared in films such as “What Happens in Vegas” and “The Rocker” the following year. In the same year, he landed a voice acting part in “Grand Theft Auto IV,” a computer game. Jason landed roles in two 2010 films, “The Bounty Hunter” and “Going the Distance,” after joining the cast of the web series “The Line.” He voiced a variety of characters on “The Cleveland Show” from 2009 until 2013.
When Jason Sudeikis joined the ensemble of “Horrible Bosses” in 2011, he was catapulted to new heights of celebrity. Along with Charlie Day (from “It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia”) and Jason Bateman, he played one of the three key characters. He subsequently went on to star in six episodes of “Eastbound & Down” before landing a role in the film “We’re the Millers.” He presented “WWE Raw” in Los Angeles at the Staples Center in 2010. Jason hosted the MTV Movie Awards in Los Angeles in 2011 at the Gibson Amphitheater.
He appeared in “Horrible Bosses 2” in 2014, reprising his previous role. The films “Sleeping with Other People” and “Tumbledown” were released the next year, and he starred in both. Before starring opposite Anne Hathaway in “Colossal,” he portrayed the character Red in “The Angry Birds Movie” in 2016. “Masterminds,” “Race,” “The Book of Love,” and “Mother’s Day” were among his other pictures that year. In the off-Broadway production of “Dead Poets Society,” Jason played John Keating at the end of 2016. His cameos in “Derren Brown: Secret” and “Derren Brown Underground” are also well-known.
Before appearing in films including “Kodachrome,” “Permission,” “NextGen,” and “Downsizing,” Sudeikis worked as an executive producer for the show “Detroiters” in 2017. He also appeared in “Driven” in 2019 and repeated his previous voice performance in “The Angry Birds Movie 2.” In the 2019 television series “The Mandalorian,” he played a Speeder Bike soldier. Apple TV+ approved a television series based on Jason’s previous persona, football coach Ted Lasso, that same year. He also agreed to participate in the project as an executive producer.
Jason has also starred in films such as “Semi-Pro,” “Drinking Buddies,” and “Booksmart” in addition to these roles. He’s also been in “Children’s Hospital,” “Portlandia,” “Robot Chicken,” and “SpongeBob SquarePants,” among other shows.
Jason Sudeikis is a basketball player who appeared in the NBA All-Star Celebrity Games in 2011 and 2016.
In 2004, Jason married Kay Cannon, a screenwriter. They divorced in 2010 after a five-year marriage. Sudeikis began dating Olivia Wilde the next year. They got married in 2013. They were never married in the conventional sense. They are parents of two children. In November 2020, Jason and Olivia announced that they had broken up a few months before.