Jason Reitman - Bob Central
Jason Reitman was born in Montreal in 1977.
His first short film, Operation, premiered at the Sundance Film Festival in 1998. Reitman directed more short films and many commercials before making his feature film debut with the 2006 hit Thank You For Smoking, which he adapted from the acclaimed novel by Christopher Buckley. He next directed Juno in 2007 for which he earned his first Oscar nomination and a Grammy, followed by Up in the Air in 2009, which was recognized with six Academy Award® nominations, as well as PGA, SAG, and DGA nominations. Reitman won a Golden Globe® and the WGA Award for Best Screenplay. He has currently released his latest directorial project, Young Adult, starring Charlize Theron and Patton Oswalt, and based on a screenplay by Academy Award ® winner Diablo Cody. Through his company Right of Way Films, Reitman is currently in post-production on the film Jeff, Who Lives At Home, starring Ed Helms and Jason Segel, directed by the Duplass brothers.