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Jason Sudeikis is an American actor, comedian, writer, and producer. He began his career in improv comedy and performed with ComedySportz, iO Chicago, and The Second City. In 2003, he was hired as a writer for the NBC sketch comedy series Saturday Night Live. In 2020, Sudeikis co-created and began starring as the lead in the Apple TV+ sports comedy series Ted Lasso, which earned him four nominations at the Primetime Emmy Awards.

Birth Name

Daniel Jason Sudeikis

Nickname

Suds

Profession

Actor, Comedian, Screenwriter, Producer

Nationality

American

Personal Life

Birthday / Date of Birth

Jason Sudeikis was born on the 18th of September 1975, in Fairfax, Virginia, United States.

Age

He’s currently 47 years old.

Sun Sign

Virgo

Ethnicity

White

On his father’s side, he has Lithuanian and Irish ancestry. While on his mother’s side, he is of Irish and German descent.

Religion

Christianity

Education

Sudeikis Jason went to Brookridge Elementary School. He later transferred to Holy Cross Catholic School. Then, he got enrolled at the Jesuit Rockhurst High School, before eventually completing his school education from Shawnee Mission West High School. After graduating from high school, he got admission at Fort Scott Community College on a basketball scholarship. However, he dropped out to focus on his acting career.

Family Details

  • Father  Daniel Joseph Sudeikis (Vice President of Business Development)
  • Mother  Kathryn Sudeikis (Travel Agent at Brennco and President of the American Society of Travel Agents)
  • Siblings  Kristin Sudeikis (Younger Sister) (Actress and Dancer), Lindsay Sudeikis (Younger Sister) (High School Teacher and Basketball Coach)
  • Relatives – Stanley Philip Sudeikis (Paternal Grandfather), Edna Veronica Gay (Paternal Grandmother), George Robert Wendt II (Maternal Grandfather), Loretta Howard (Maternal Grandmother)

Marital Status

Married

Girlfriend / Spouse

Jason Sudeikis has dated –

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  • Kay Cannon (1999-2008) – In 1999, Jason started going out with screenwriter, Kay Cannon. After having dated for about 5 years, they got married in June 2004. However, they decided to end their marriage in 2008. They officially got divorced in March 2010.
  • January Jones (2010-2011) – In July 2010, Sudeikis going out with actress January Jones started circulating after it was reported that they were seen making out at the ESPY Awards. They were later seen shopping at the Target store in Los Angeles. However, it seems that they decided to end their romance in the early months of 2011.

  • Olivia Wilde (2011-2020) – In 2011, Jason had started dating actress Olivia Wilde. They got engaged in January 2013. In April 2014, she gave birth to their son, Otis Alexander Sudeikis. In April 2016, she announced that they were expecting their second child. She gave birth to their daughter, Daisy Josephine Sudeikis in October 2016. In November 2020, they revealed that they had separated at the starting of the year 2020.

Physical Statistics

Height

  • In feet – 6 feet 1 inches
  • In centimeters – 186 cm
  • In meters – 1.86 m

Weight

  • In Kilograms – 84 kg
  • In Pounds – 185 lbs

Body Build

Average

Eye Color

Hazel

Hair Color

Dark Brown

Sexuality

Straight

Professional Statistics

Famous For 

Sudeikis known variety of roles in a career that has stretched over close to two decades. He is well known for his roles in the films like We’re the Millers, Horrible Bosses 2 and The Angry Birds Movie that earned him several nominations.

Film Debut

In 2007, Jason made his theatrical film debut in the comedy movie, The Ten which had Jessica AlbaPaul RuddWinona Ryder, and Justin Theroux in important roles.

Television Debut

In 2003, Sudeikis made his first TV show appearance on the popular comedy sketch show, Saturday Night Live.

Jason Sudeikis Net worth

Jason Sudeikis has an estimated net worth of $25 million dollars as of 2023.

Social Media Profiles

Some Lesser Known Facts About Jason Sudeikis

  • Jason was born with anosmia, which has left him with virtually no sense of smell and taste.
  • In July 2008, Sudeikis co-starred with Bill Hader and Joe Lo Truglio in the web series The Line on Crackle.
  • On August 16, 2010, he co-hosted WWE Raw with Going the Distance co-stars Charlie Day and Justin Long at the Staples Center in Los Angeles.
  • In 2011 and 2016, Sudeikis was included in the basketball team to play in the NBA All-Star Celebrity Game.
  • In 2017, Jason was ranked #73 in Glamour UK’s 100 Sexiest Men list.
  • In 2017, Sudeikis executive produced the comedy series Detroiters, and appeared in two episodes.
  • He was hired to do voiceover work in the popular video game Grand Theft Auto IV. He was cast as a right-wing radio host, Richard Bastion.
  • In 2019, Jason appeared on the Star Wars series The Mandalorian as a Speeder Bike trooper.
  • In late 2019, Sudeikis co-wrote and starred in Ted Lasso about an American football coach that gets hired to coach an English football club, AFC Richmond (fictional football club).
  • In 2020, Jason started appearing on Apple TV+ with his series Ted Lasso in which he plays the lead title role. His character Ted Lasso was inspired by many actors and mentors which also included Robin Williams.
  • In 2021, he won the Golden Globe Award for Best Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture, Musical or Comedy for his role in the comedy series, Ted Lasso.
  • In 2021, Sudeikis appeared on the Time 100 (Times annual list of the 100 most influential people in the world) and Bloomberg’s 50 Most Influential list.
  • In September 2022, Jason won the Emmy Award for Outstanding Lead Actor in a Comedy Series for his work in Ted Lasso.
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