JONAH HILL (Cyrus) has quickly become one of the industry's most sought-after actors and undeniable comedic forces. Perhaps best known to date known for his starring role opposite Michael Cera in Greg Mottola's critically-acclaimed comedy SUPERBAD in 2007, Hill began his career in one-scene plays that he wrote and performed at the gritty Black & White bar in New York City. After landing a role in David O. Russell's I ♥ HUCKABEES, alongside Dustin Hoffman and Lily Tomlin, Hill had a small role in Judd Apatow's directorial debut THE 40 YEAR OLD VIRGIN, with Steve Carell which has led to a fruitful collaboration as Hill has gone on to work with Apatow in his other directed-films KNOCKED UP and FUNNY PEOPLE. He reunited with Apatow in the 2009 comedy FUNNY PEOPLE, starring Adam Sandler and Seth Rogen and will be toplining this summer's comedy GET HIM TO THE GREEK along with Russell Brand.
The 26-year-old continues to confirm his place in a new generation of comedic writer/actors. Hill was recently seen in THE INVENTION OF LYING with Ricky Gervais, Jennifer Garner and Tina Fey. He lent his voice to the character of Snotlout in the upcoming HOW TO TRAIN YOUR DRAGON, with Gerard Butler and America Ferrera and will also be "heardâ€ť later this year in MEGA MIND opposite Will Ferrell and Brad Pitt.
Wanting to demonstrate his writing talents, Hill is currently co-writing THE ADVENTURER'S HANDBOOK and will also star in and produce the film. He is also set to write the features PURE IMAGINATION and 21 JUMP STREET.
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