Jonah Hill (born Jonah Hill Feldstein; December 20, 1983)is an American actor, producer, screenwriter, and comedian, best known for his roles in Superbad, Knocked Up, Funny People, Get Him to the Greek, and Moneyball. He made his theatrical debut in I Heart Huckabees, alongside Jason Schwartzman and Dustin Hoffman. Hill was first nominated for a Teen Choice Award for his role in Accepted as Sherman Schrader. He co-created and starred in the animated comedy Allen Gregory on FOX. For his role in Moneyball, Hill was nominated for an Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor.
Hill in Barcelona in 2007
In August 2011, it was confirmed that Hill would star in Neighborhood Watch. In September 2011 it was announced that Jonah Hill was in talks to star inQuentin Tarantino’s new movie Django Unchained. Hill had to decline a role in Quentin Tarantino’s Django Unchained, due to his prior commitment toNeighborhood Watch, lamenting that the former was “the perfect next step” in his career. Hill received a Golden Globe nomination, his first nomination, for Best Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role in a Motion Picture for his performance in the 2011 sports film Moneyball, in which he portrayed his first dramatic role as Peter Brandt. In late January 2012, Hill received his first Oscar nomination for Best Actor in a Supporting Role for his role in Moneyball