Jason Bateman is an American actor. His career had begun in the early 1980s, starting with his debut Little House on the Prairie as James. He next starred in the series Silver Spoons and It’s Your Move. He became further known for his role as David Hogan in The Hogan Family. In the ’90s, he starred in the short-lived shows Simon and George and Leo. In the 2000s, he rose to wider fame for his lead role as Michael Bluth in the series Arrested Development. Afterward, he played the titular character in the show The Jake Effect. Since 2017, he stars as Marty Byrde in the series Ozark. In the movies, he’s best known for starring in Starsky and Hutch, Dodgeball: A True Underdog Story, Juno, State of Play, Up in the Air, and Couples Retreat. He also starred in Horrible Bosses, The Change-Up, and Central Intelligence.