Jonah Hill was born on 20th December in the year 1983. He is an American comedian, writer, actor, and producer. He was born in Los Angeles and is the son of Richard Feldstein and Sharon Lyn. He has a brother and a sister. His brother is six years elder to him and his sister is ten years younger to him. He was raised as Jewish and his parents were originally from New York. He first attended The Center for Early Education, later went to the Brentwood School and then to the Crossroads School that is in Santa Monica. After he graduated from school, he attended the Bard College and The University of Colorado Boulder.
Jonah Hill began writing and performing his own plays in the East Village of New York City. He has been nominated for many awards and has also won many of them. He won the award for Creative Impact in Acting Award from the Palm Springs International Film Festival Award in the year 2013. He also won the MTV Movie Award for the Best Comedic Performance in the year 2013. In the year 2014, he won the award for Choice Movie Hissy Fit by the Teen Choice Award. He also won another award in the same year for Best Bromance by Young Hollywood Award together with Channing Tatum.
Some of his top five and successful movies are listed below by the professionals – top five movies.
1. Django Unchained –This movie was released in the year 2012 and is directed and written by Quentin Tarantino. This is a story of a German bounty hunter who sets out to save his wife from a wicked plantation owner of Mississippi. Jonah Hill plays the role of the Bag Head 2.
2. The Wolf of Wall Street- This movie is based on a true story of Jordon Belfort’s life that how he fell into corruption and crime from a wealthy stockbroker. This movie was released in the year 2013 and is directed by Martin Scorsese. This movie is written by Jordan Belfort and Terence Winter. This movie has lots of comedy, crime, and biography in it.
3. Superbad- This is a movie of two co-reliant seniors in high school who are forced to deal with separation nervousness after their plot to stage booze party that goes wrong. This movie is directed by Greg Mottola and was launched in the year 2007. The writer of the movie is Evan Goldberg and Seth Rogen. This movie has many funny scenes and is full of comedy.
4. 21 Jump Street- This movie is based on a pair of underachieving cops who are sent back to a normal high school to bring down and blend in an artificial drug ring. This movie has lots of action, crime, and comedy. The director of the movie is Christopher Miller and Phil Lord. The writer of the movies is Michael Bacall, Stephen J. Cannell, Jonah Hill, and Patrick Hasburgh. In this movie, Jonah Hill plays the role of Schmidt. This movie was released in the year 2012.
5. The 40-Year-Old Virgin- This movie is about a forty-year-old virgin who is aggravated by his friends. This movie is directed by Judd Apatow and is written by Steve Carell and Judd Apatow. This movie was released in the year 2005. This movie is full of romance and comedy. Jonah Hill plays the role of an eBay Customer in this movie.
List of top films of Jonah Hill
1. I Heart Huckabees
2. The 40 Year Old Virgin
5. Grandma’s Boy
6. 10 Items or Less
7. Rocket Science
8. Knocked Up
9. Evan Almighty
11. Strange Wilderness
12. Horton Hears a Who!
13. Forgetting Sarah Marshall
14. Just Add Water
15. The Invention of Lying
16. Funny People
18. How to Train Your Dragon
19. Get Him to the Greek
Upcoming movies of Jonah Hill in 2015-2016
Jonah Hill is a leading star of the industry whose every film speaks something different and so his fans are always curious to know what next he will offer. Check the list of Upcoming movies of Jonah Hill.
• True Story – To be released in 2015
• Hail, Caesar!- To be Released in 2016
• Sausage Party- To be Released in 2016
Many more upcoming movies of Jonah Hill are awaited by his admirers and also the audience. He is working hard for the upcoming movies in the future with different characters. So stay tune to know more about Jonah Hill and his new hit movies.