Jason Reitman

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Jason R. Reitman ( ; born October 19, 1977) is a Canadian-American film director, screenwriter, producer, and actor, best known for directing the films Thank You for Smoking (2005), Juno (2007), Up in the Air (2009), and Young Adult (2011). He has received one Grammy Award, one Golden Globe, and four Academy Award nominations, two of which are for Best Director. Reitman is a dual citizen of Canada and the United States. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Jason Reitman has received more than 2,211,234 page views. His biography is available in 34 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 32 in 2019). Jason Reitman is the 1,331st most popular film director (down from 1,196th in 2019), the 576th most popular biography from Canada (down from 526th in 2019) and the 21st most popular Canadian Film Director.

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Among film directors, Jason Reitman ranks 1,331 out of 1,580Before him are Karan Johar, Yeşim Ustaoğlu, Aparna Sen, Jan Kounen, Bruno Delbonnel, and Deepa Mehta. After him are Don Coscarelli, Alex Kendrick, Scott Cooper, Gianfranco Rosi, Diao Yinan, and Pen-Ek Ratanaruang.

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Among people born in 1977, Jason Reitman ranks 242Before him are Nicolas Kiefer, Justo Villar, Henri Camara, Mauricio Ochmann, Denise Ho, and Yoel Romero. After him are Eric Balfour, Aleksandar Živković, Ana de la Reguera, Verónica Sánchez, Oksana Baiul, and Marian Kotleba.

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Among people born in Canada, Jason Reitman ranks 576 out of 1,130Before him are Adam Beach (1972), Tara Strong (1973), Ken Dryden (1947), George Lyon (1858), Tom Green (1971), and Shawn Drover (1966). After him are Will Kymlicka (1962), Melody Anderson (1955), Jean Charest (1958), Eric Johnson (1979), Davidson Black (1884), and Anne Heggtveit (1939).


Among film directors born in Canada, Jason Reitman ranks 21Before him are Richard Williams (1933), David Furnish (1962), Roger Avary (1965), Mary Harron (1953), Shawn Levy (1968), and Brad Wright (1961). After him are Guy Maddin (1956), Dean DeBlois (1970), Michelle MacLaren (1965), Evan Goldberg (1982), Danny Antonucci (1957), and Martin Wood (2000).

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