Participants

JAY BARUCHEL

Writer, Director, Actor 

Jay Baruchel continues to cement his leading man status with many exciting projects. He most recently starred in the critically acclaimed FXX comedy series MAN SEEKING WOMAN based on Simon Rich’s book, THE LAST GIRLFRIEND ON EARTH and executive produced by Lorne Michaels. Baruchel is also the voice of ‘Hiccup’ in the DreamWorks HOW TO TRAIN YOUR DRAGON franchise. He co-wrote the film GOON with Evan Goldberg and was nominated for two 2013 Canadian Screen Awards (Canada’s Academy Awards) in the Best Supporting Actor category and for Adapted Screenplay. He then reprised his role in GOON: LAST OF THE ENFORCERS, which he also co-wrote and in which he made his directorial debut. Some of his other film credits include: KNOCKED UP, THIS IS THE END, SHE’S OUT OF MY LEAGUE, TROPIC THUNDER, and the Academy Award-winning Best Picture MILLION DOLLAR BABY.