Jason Sudeikis

Actor, Director

18/09/1975 (47 years old) Fairfax, Virginia, United States

Filmography Facts
  • While in high school, he started attending improv workshops at ComedySportz in Kansas City; later cofounded the comedy troupe Der Monkenpickle.
  • Earned a basketball scholarship to Fort Scott Community College but was kicked off the team because of poor grades.
  • First professional performing experience came with the Second City National Touring Company, Improv Olympic and the Annoyance Theater; later acted with the group Boom Chicago in Amsterdam and was a founding member of Second City Las Vegas.
  • Nephew of former Cheers star and SNL's "Superfan" mainstay George Wendt, who encouraged Sudeikis to audition for Saturday Night Live after attending an improv performance.