Jason Lee

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Jason Lee
Jason Lee.jpg
Lee on July 11, 2008
Born
Jason Michael Lee

(1970-04-25) April 25, 1970 (age 49)
ResidenceHuntington Beach, California, U.S.
NationalityAmerican
Other namesJason Michael Lee
Jason Micheal Lee
Jayson Lee
Jayson Michael Lee
Jayson Micheal Lee
EducationOcean View High School
OccupationStand-up comedian, actor, producer, singer, skateboarder, voice artist, and comedian
Years active1989–present
Known forMy Name Is Earl
The Incredibles
Alvin and the Chipmunks
Spouse(s)Carmen Llywelyn (1995–2001)
Ceren Alkaç (2008–present)
Partner(s)Beth Riesgraf (2001–2007)
Children4
Parent(s)Greg Lee
Carol Lee

Jason Michael Lee (born April 25, 1970 in Orange, California) is an American professional Skateboarder turned actor.[1] Growing up in Orange, California, he became a skateboarder at age 13.[2] As a professional skateboarder he traveled worldwide and appeared in several skateboard videos.[2] With a friend he founded the companies Stereo Skateboards and Stereo Sounds Clothing.[2] Deciding to get out of skateboarding before he was too old, he began acting in 1993. His first break as a lead actor came in 1995 and the movie Mallrats (alongside Jeremy London).[2] He continued to appear in a number of major Hollywood movies. He is known as an indie darling known for playing quirky characters.[3] In 2005, he gambled on accepting the lead in the My Name is Earl television series. The sitcom ran for four years.[3] In 2007, he played Dave Seville in Alvin and the Chipmunks.[3] He played the role again in the 2009 sequel.[3]

References[change | change source]

  1. "Jason Lee Biography". Bio/A&E Television Network, LLC. Retrieved 19 February 2016.
  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 2.3 "Jason Lee". Flixster. Retrieved 19 February 2016.
  3. 3.0 3.1 3.2 3.3 "Jason Lee". TV Guide. Retrieved 19 February 2016.