He is an American actor.
He was born on January 14, 1969, in New York City, USA.
His father, Kent Bateman, is a director; his mother, Victoria Bateman, was a flight attendant.
In 1981, at the age of 12, young Jason made his television debut. Despite the fact that in the eighties, Jason starred infrequently, he temporarily managed to become an idol of teenagers.
After some time, Jason again starred in several TV series, and was even awarded a variety of awards.
In 2005, he received a "Golden Globe" for his role in the television series "Arrested Development".
At present, the actor continues to be active in creative activities. He is waiting for new roles and plans for the implementation of various projects.
He lives in Los Angeles with his wife, actress Amanda Anka and daughter, Francesca Nora, born in October 2006.