Jason Blum

Film Producer

Birthday February 20, 1969

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Birthplace Los Angeles, CA

Age 54 years old

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Founder and CEO of Blumhouse Productions which became known for producing micro-budget films. His company is behind Paranormal ActivityInsidiousThe Purge and the Academy Award for Best Picture nominated films Whiplash and Get Out.

Before Fame

He worked as an executive producer for Robert and Harvey Weinstein and as an independent producer for Warner Bros. He graduated from Vassar College in 1991.


He won an Emmy Award for Outstanding Television Movie for producing The Normal Heart.

Family Life

He married journalist Lauren A.E. Schuker in 2012.

Associated With

The first film in which he obtained financing for was Noah Baumbach's Kicking and Screaming (1995).