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Michael Cera

Michael Cera, 2007
Born Michael Austin Cera
June 7, 1988 (1988-06-07) (age 21)
Brampton, Ontario, Canada
Occupation Actor
Years active 1998–present
.Michael Austin Cera (pronounced /ˈsɛrə/; born June 7, 1988)[1] is a Canadian actor best known for his roles in Arrested Development, Superbad, and Juno.^ Michael Cera is against Arrested Development Movie .
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^ Michael Cera is a Canadian TV and film actor best known for his roles on Arrested Development, Superbad, Juno and Nick and Norah's Infinite Playlist.
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^ Arrested Development’ film waiting on Cera .

.Cera received two Canadian Comedy Award Best Actor nominations in 2008 for his work in Juno and Superbad, winning for Superbad.^ In 2007, Cera starred in two feature films, Superbad and Juno .
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^ Cera received two Canadian Comedy Award Best Actor nominations in 2008 for his work in Juno and Superbad , winning for Superbad .
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^ Cera has received several awards for his work, including a 2008 Canadian Comedy Award for Best Actor for his work in Superbad , which was actually pretty good.
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Contents

Early life and education

.Cera was born in Brampton, Ontario, Canada.^ Michael Austin Cera was born June 7, 1988 in Brampton, Ontario, Canada.
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^ Permalink micheal cera is from brampton ontario canada.
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^ Michael Cera is a native of Canada, born on June 7, 1988 in Brampton, Ontario.
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.He is the son of Linda, a native of Quebec, and Luigi Cera, a Xerox technician who is originally from Sicily.^ His father, Luigi, a Xerox technician, comes from Sicily, Italy, and his mother, Linda, comes from Montreal, Quebec.
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^ Michael's parents are Luigi and Linda Cera.
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^ He is the son of Linda, a native of Quebec, and Luigi Cera, a Xerox technician who is originally from Sicily.

[2][3][4] .Cera has an older sister, Jordan, and a younger sister, Molly.^ Michael has an older sister Jordan and a younger sister Molly.
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^ Cera has an older sister, Jordan, and a younger sister, Molly.

^ He has two sisters, Jordan and Molly.
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[4] .He attended Conestoga Public School, Robert H. Lagerquist Senior Public School, and Heart Lake Secondary School until grade nine, but then completed high school through correspondence.^ Cera attended Conestoga Public School, Robert H. Lagerquist Senior Public School and then Heart Lake Secondary School until ninth grade, but was then home schooled.
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^ He attended Conestoga Public School, Robert H. Lagerquist Senior Public School and then Heart Lake Secondary School until grade nine, but then completed high school through correspondence.

^ He was educated at Heart Lake Secondary School for grade nine, but then completed high school through correspondence.
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[2][5] .His first role was an unpaid appearance in a Tim Hortons summer camp commercial.^ His first role was an unpaid appearance in a Tim Hortons summer camp commercial.
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^ His first role was an unpaid appearance in a Tim Hortons' Summer Camp commercial.
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^ His first role was for a Summer Camp commercial by Tim Hortons .
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[2][5][6] .That eventually led to a Pillsbury commercial in which he poked the Pillsbury Doughboy, his first role with lines.^ His first paying gig was a Pillsbury commercial in which he got to poke the doughboy in the belly.
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^ His first role was an unpaid appearance in a Tim Hortons' Summer Camp commercial.
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^ His first role was an unpaid appearance in a Tim Hortons summer camp commercial.
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[7]

Career

Rise

.Arrested Development never felt safe.^ Arrested Development never felt safe.
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^ Trust me, if you like romance, comedy, drama, and the great humor of Arrested Development; then you can say it's a safe bet that you will fall in love with JUNO. .
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^ As for the series itself, despite receiving six Emmy awards, one Golden Globe, and critical acclaim, "Arrested Development" never climbed in the ratings.
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.Even the first season, we did thirteen episodes, and we thought we'd never do a back nine.^ Even the first season, we did thirteen episodes, and we thought we'd never do a back nine.
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^ Well it went away mostly for season 2 because Anne was around and it wasn't as prominent as it was in the first season, but this year they've really brought it back.
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^ My favorite line of this whole season that they've aired so far was in the first episode.
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.So I never thought in a million years we'd get to make three seasons.^ A year later, Cera starred in Fox's award-winning television show Arrested Development for three seasons before the show was canceled.
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^ Over the past three days, Fox’s sci-fi blockbuster padded another $50.3 million to its total, officially making it the top entry of 2009.
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I was happy we got that far. .I thought it was really good, and I'm really proud of it.^ I thought Charlynne was kind of annoying but Michael was really good in it.
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^ I thought Cera was pretty good in Juno, but I started to really notice that he was essentially the same guy… but he was just a supporting character so it didn’t bother me too much.
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.I don't think we made a bad episode.^ I don't think we made a bad episode.
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^ I don’t think there is such thing as TOO MUCH OF A GOOD THING CAN BE A BAD THING because there are so many different good things that you can’t really overdose on anything anymore.
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^ I don’t know, something about Sting’s Every Little Thing She Does is Magic just made me think about how you’re like… magic… you know?” .
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Michael Cera, Esquire (2009)[7]
.Cera's career began when he was cast as Larrabe Hicks in the Canadian television series I Was a Sixth Grade Alien in 1999. In 2002, Cera played the young Chuck Barris in Confessions of a Dangerous Mind and he also provided the voice for Brother Bear in The Berenstain Bears animated series; he also voiced Josh Spitz in the cartoon Braceface.^ Michael Cera: Escaping the throes of voicing Brother Bear.
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^ In 2002, Cera played the young Chuck Barris in Confessions of a Dangerous Mind and provided the voice for Brother Bear in The Berenstain Bears animated series; he also voiced Josh Spitz in the cartoon Braceface.
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^ He also played the regular role of Larrabe Hicks on ABC’s Family live-action comedy show “I Was a Sixth Grade Alien” (1999).
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.He played George Michael Bluth in the award-winning television series Arrested Development for three seasons before it was cancelled.^ Arrested Development: Season 03 .
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^ See Michael Cera as the heartbreakingly funny George Michael Bluth in Arrested Development – Season 1 .

^ I do know that I want Michael Cera to play George Michael in an Arrested Development movie.
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[8] .In 2005, he starred as Harold in the award winning short film Darling Darling, for which he was awarded Best Actor at the San Gio Festival in Verona, Italy.^ Have you seen the short film Michael stars in titled, Darling Darling?
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^ In 2005, he starred as Harold in the award winning surreal humour short film Darling Darling, for which he was awarded Best Actor at the San Gio Festival in Verona, Italy.
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^ He won his first award for acting at the San Gio Film Festival in Italy for his role in Darling Darling.
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.In 2006, he created and starred in a parody of Impossible is Nothing, a video résumé created by Aleksey Vayner.^ In late 2006, he created and starred in a parody of the YouTube video Impossible is Nothing, a video rsum created by Aleksey Vayner.
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^ In 2006, he created and starred in a parody of Impossible is Nothing, a video résumé created by Aleksey Vayner.
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^ In late 2006, he created and starred in a parody of the YouTube video Impossible is Nothing , a video résumé created by Aleksey Vayner.
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[9] He also guest-starred in an episode of teen noir drama Veronica Mars – in the episode "The Rapes of Graff", which also featured Arrested Development co-star Alia Shawkat – and also in the Adult Swim series Tim and Eric Awesome Show, Great Job!
.Cera, along with best friend Clark Duke, wrote and starred in a series of short videos released on their website.^ Cera, along with best friend Clark Duke, wrote and starred in a series of short videos released on their website.
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^ Cera, along with Clark Duke, wrote and starred in a series of short videos released on their website.
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^ Entitled “Clark and Michael,” Cera co-wrote, directed, produced, and stars in the series with Clark Duke.
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[8] .In 2007, they signed a deal with CBS Television to write, produce, direct, and act in a short-form comedy series entitled Clark and Michael.^ In 2007, they signed a deal with CBS Television to write, produce, direct, and act in a short-form comedy series entitled Clark and Michael .
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^ In 2007, they signed a deal with CBS Television to write, produce, direct, and act in a short-form comedy series entitled Clark and Michael.
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^ Cera, alongside Clark Duke, has recently signed a deal with CBS Television to write, produce, direct and act in a short-form internet comedy series titled “Clark and Michael,” which follows the stars' ambitions to write and sell a pilot for a television series.
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[10] .The show featured guest stars such as David Cross, Andy Richter and Patton Oswalt, and was distributed via CBS's new internet channel, CBS Innertube.^ The show featured guest stars such as David Cross, Andy Richter and Patton Oswalt, and was distributed via CBS's new internet channel, CBS Innertube.
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^ The show featured guest stars such as David Cross, Andy Richter and Patton Oswalt, and was distributed via CBS's new internet channel, Innertube.
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^ Arrested Development alum Michael Cera has been tapped to write, produce and star in The Good Life, a scripted short-form series for CBS' Innertube broadband channel.
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[11] .Duke and Cera are both members of the band The Long Goodbye.^ Michael is in the band called The Long Goodbye.
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^ And The Long Goodbye (Cera's band) are no great shakes.
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^ Formed a band, The Long Goodbye, with friends.
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.Cera also appeared in a staged comedy video that shows him being fired from the lead role of the film Knocked Up after belittling and arguing with the director, in a scene that mocks the David O. Russell blow up on the set of I Heart Huckabees.^ Cera also appeared in a staged comedy video that shows Cera being fired from the lead role of the film Knocked Up after belittling and arguing with the director, in a scene that mocks the David O. Russell blow up on the set of I Heart Huckabees.
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^ Tags: comedy • knocked up 8 Videos .
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^ Cera plays two roles for this film?
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[8]

Continuation into movies

.Cera starred alongside Jonah Hill in the film Superbad, which was written by Seth Rogen and Evan Goldberg.^ Cera starred alongside Jonah Hill in the film Superbad, which was written by Seth Rogen and Evan Goldberg.
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^ Jonah Hill, Michael Cera and Seth Rogen star in the new raunchy teen comedy.
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^ In 2007, Cera starred alongside Jonah Hill in the hit movie "Superbad," which was written by fellow Canadians, Seth Rogen and Evan Goldberg.
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.The film opened in North America on August 17, 2007. In November 2007, he hosted Saturday Night Live on strike, a live staged version of SNL not shown on television due to the 2007 Writers Guild of America Strike.^ The film, which opened in North America on August 17 , 2007 , is semi-autobiographical, with Cera playing a character named Evan.
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^ In November 2007, Cera hosted "Saturday Night Live on strike", a live staged version of "SNL" not shown on television due to the 2007 Writers Guild of America Strike.

^ In November 2007, Cera hosted Saturday Night Live on strike, a version of SNL not shown on TV due to the 2007 Writers Guild of America Strike.
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[12] .Also in 2007, Cera co-starred in Juno as Paulie Bleeker, a teenager who accidentally impregnates his long-time school-friend Juno (Ellen Page).^ Also in the same year, Cera co-starred in Juno (written by Diablo Cody and directed by Jason Reitman), playing Paulie Bleeker, who unexpectedly impregnates his long time teenage friend Juno (Ellen Page).
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^ Played a awkward teenager who unexpectedly impregnates his long time friend (Ellen Page) in Jason Reitman's “Juno” .
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^ Juno (Ellen Page) is upset at Paulie (Michael Cera) for not taking her to the prom.
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.Arrested Development star Jason Bateman co-starred in the movie, but they didn't share any scenes together.^ Oh " Arrested Development " movie.
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^ More » Share 1 Comment arrested development .
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^ When's the Arrested Development movie getting greenlit?
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.For Superbad and Juno, Cera won Breakthrough Artist in the Austin Film Critics Association Awards 2007.^ In fact, Cera, star of the 2007 films Superbad and Juno and the much mourned sitcom Arrested Development, hardly seems to realize he’s growing more famous by the day.
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^ Ellen Page & Michael Cera Interview, JUNO MoviesOnline sat down with Ellen Page ("Hard Candy”) and Michael Cera ("Superbad”) at the Los Angeles press day for "Juno” directed by J...
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^ I love Superbad and Juno, and i'm hoping to see some of his other films.
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.In 2007, Cera appeared in the comedy short "Drunk History", playing Alexander Hamilton in a comedic retelling of Hamilton's duel with Aaron Burr.^ In early 2008, Cera appeared in the comedy short 'Drunk History', playing Alexander Hamilton in a comedic retelling of Hamilton's duel with Aaron Burr.

^ In early 2008, Cera appeared in the comedy short Drunk History, playing Alexander Hamilton in a retelling of Hamilton's duel with Aaron Burr.
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^ George Michael played by Michael Cera Appeared in .
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[13]
.Cera stars in the independent film Paper Heart, released August 7, 2009.[14] It was written by and co-stars Charlyne Yi, and premiered at the 2009 Sundance Film Festival where it won a screenwriting award.^ Paper Heart (formerly Hush-hush Michael Cera/Charlyne Yi movie?
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^ Toronto International Film Festival 2009 .
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^ January 19, 2009 Sundance Film Festival 2009: Cold Souls and Paper Hearts .
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.Cera and Yi composed the movie's soundtrack.^ Charlyne Yi Co-starred together in the independent film "Paper Heart" (2009) written by Yi; also composed the movie's soundtrack with Yi; split in July 2009 Back to Overview FEATURED VIDEOS .
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^ Paper Heart (formerly Hush-hush Michael Cera/Charlyne Yi movie?
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^ The forthcoming Charlyne Yi/Michael Cera vehicle Paper Hearts will be one of the more love-it-or-hate-it movies of the late summer.
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.He also starred alongside Jack Black in the 2009 comedy Year One.^ New upcoming comedy: Year One .

^ Jack Black Stars - Releasing June 19, 2009 .

^ Co-starred with Jack Black in the biblical comedy "Year One"; directed by Harold Ramis .
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.In 2009, Cera's first published short story, "Pinecone", appeared in McSweeney's Quarterly.^ Cera first came into the spotlight in the short-lived, but extremely well-loved TV series Arrested Development .
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^ In early 2008, Cera appeared in the comedy short Drunk History, playing Alexander Hamilton in a retelling of Hamilton's duel with Aaron Burr.
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^ In early 2008, Cera appeared in the comedy short "Drunk History", playing Alexander Hamilton in a comedic retelling of Hamilton's duel with Aaron Burr.
  • Michael Cera - SideReel 18 January 2010 14:53 UTC www.sidereel.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

.In January 2010, Cera starred in a film adaptation of the novel Youth in Revolt, in the role of the lead character, Nick Twisp.^ Nick (Michael Cera) creates the character of Francois Dillinger in Youth in Revolt.
  • Interview with Michael Cera and Portia Doubleday, stars of Youth in Revolt - VideoHound Blogs - VideoHound's Golden Movie Retriever 18 January 2010 14:53 UTC www.movieretriever.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ Rising star Cera is on board for adaptation .
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^ 'Youth in Revolt' starring Michael Cera, left, opens Friday.
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[8][15]

Upcoming projects

Cera will play the titular character in graphic novel adaptation Scott Pilgrim vs. the World, set to be released in 2010.[16] According to press reports, Cera will appear in the Arrested Development film.[17]

Filmography

Film

Year Title Role Notes
1999 Switching Goals Taylor
2000 Frequency Gordy Jr., Age 10
Steal This Movie! America Hoffman, Age 7-8
Ultimate G's: Zac's Flying Dream Young Zac
2001 Stolen Miracle Brandon McKinley
My Louisiana Sky Jesse Wade Thompson
The Familiar Stranger Young Ted Welsh TV
Walter and Henry Crying Kid TV
2002 Confessions of a Dangerous Mind Chuck Barris, Age 8 and 11
2007 Superbad Evan
Juno Paulie Bleeker
2008 Extreme Movie Fred
Nick and Norah's Infinite Playlist Nick O'Leary
2009 Paper Heart Himself
Year One Oh
2010 Youth in Revolt Nick Twisp / François Dillinger
Scott Pilgrim vs. the World Scott Pilgrim post-production

Television

Year Title Role Notes
1999 I Was a Sixth Grade Alien Larrabe Hicks Series regular
1998–2001 Rolie Polie Olie Little Gizmo Series regular, voice only
2000 La Femme Nikita Jerome Season four, one episode
2001–2003 The Berenstain Bears Brother Bear Series regular, voice only
2001–2005 Braceface Josh Spitz Series regular, voice only
2003–2006 Arrested Development George Michael Bluth Series regular
2005–2007 Wayside Todd (Pilot) Pilot, voice only
2006 Veronica Mars Dean Rudolph The Rapes of Graff, Guest Spot
2007 Clark and Michael Mikey Cera Series regular
2007 Tim and Eric Awesome Show, Great Job! Jaime Stevens Season One, Episode Three
2008 Children's Hospital Sal Viscuso Series regular

Awards and honors

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  • 2005 Best Actor Award for the short comedy Darling, Darling at the San Gio Festival.
  • 2007 Breakthrough Artist Award from the Austin Film Critics Association.
  • 2008 Canadian Comedy Award for Best Actor - Film, for Superbad.^ In 2005, he starred as Harold in the award winning surreal humour short film Darling Darling, for which he was awarded Best Actor at the San Gio Festival in Verona, Italy.
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    ^ Michael Austin Cera (pronounced IPA: [ˈsɛrə]; born June 7, 1988) is a Canadian television and film actor.
    • Michael Cera - News, photos, topics, and quotes 18 January 2010 14:53 UTC www.daylife.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]
    • Michael Cera - News, photos, topics, and quotes 18 January 2010 14:53 UTC www.daylife.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

    ^ He played George Michael Bluth in the award winning television series Arrested Development for three seasons before it was canceled.In 2005, he starred as Harold in the award winning surreal humour short film Darling Darling, for which he was awarded Best Actor at the San Gio Festival in Verona, Italy.
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    He was also nominated for Best Actor for his role in Juno.
  • 2009 Nominated for BAFTA Rising Star Award

References

  1. ^ Schneller, Johanna (2007-12-29). "Triple threat". The Globe and Mail. pp. R1–3. 
  2. ^ a b c Leszcz, Benjamin (2006-01-04). "The essence of adolescence". National Post. http://www.canada.com/nationalpost/news/artslife/story.html?id=c6abbc16-63ed-4ada-bed8-20893c3e832e&p=1. Retrieved 2007-08-20. 
  3. ^ "Fame has strange surprises for Michael Cera". thestar.com. 2008-09-07. http://www.thestar.com/entertainment/FilmFest/article/492153. Retrieved 2010-02-11. 
  4. ^ a b Rhodes, Joe (2007-08-15). "'Superbad' – but in a good way". Springfield State Journal Register. http://www.sj-r.com/Entertainment/stories/14299.asp. Retrieved 2007-08-18. 
  5. ^ a b Strauss, Bob (2007-12-08). "Hollywood heavy still a Brampton beanpole". The Globe and Mail. p. R1. 
  6. ^ Leszcz, Benjamin (August 2007). "Que Sera Cera". Toronto Life. http://www.torontolife.com/features/que-sera-cera/. Retrieved 2007-12-19. 
  7. ^ a b Jones, Chris (July 2009), "Michael Cera". Esquire. 152 (1):86-88
  8. ^ a b c d Male, Andrew (2007-09-15). "Sardonic youth". Guardian Unlimited. http://film.guardian.co.uk/interview/interviewpages/0,,2169578,00.html. Retrieved 2007-09-15. 
  9. ^ [1] Youtube Impossible is the Opposite of Possible
  10. ^ [2]Clark and Michael website
  11. ^ [3] Wired Sitcom to Bitcom
  12. ^ Strauss, Bob (2007-12-08). "Hollywood heavy still a Brampton beanpole". The Globe and Mail. p. R1. 
  13. ^ [4]UCBcomedy.com
  14. ^ http://www.imdb.com/title/tt1331064/
  15. ^ Dimension Films (2007-08-15). "Michael Cera Is Nick Twisp". MovieWeb. http://www.movieweb.com/news/91/21991.php. Retrieved 2007-08-19. 
  16. ^ ""Here's what happens"". Bryan Lee O' Malley. http://destroyerzooey.livejournal.com/168823.html. Retrieved April 4 2008. 
  17. ^ Dos Santos, Kristin (2009-02-24). "Sources: Michael Cera Joins Arrested Development Movie". E! Online - Watch with Kristin. http://www.eonline.com/uberblog/watch_with_kristin/b101449_sources_michael_cera_joins_arrested.html. Retrieved 2009-02-27. 

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Simple English

Michael Cera
Born June 7, 1988 (1988-06-07) (age 22)
Brampton, Ontario, Canada
Occupation actor
Years active 1998–present

Michael Austin Cera (born June 7, 1988 in Brampton, Ontario) is a Canadian actor who made his big screen debut in the 2000 movie Frequency as Gordy Jr., (Age 10) but first starred in the TV movie, Switching Goals as Taylor.

Filmography

Year Title Role Notes
1999 Switching Goals Taylor
2000 Frequency Gordy Jr., Age 10
Steal This Movie! america Hoffman, Age 7-8
Ultimate G's: Zac's Flying Dream Young Zac
2001 Stolen Miracle Brandon McKinley
My Louisiana Sky Jesse Wade Thompson
The Familiar Stranger Young Ted Welsh TV
Walter and Henry Crying Kid TV
2002 Confessions of a Dangerous Mind Chuck Barris, Age 8 and 11
2007 Superbad Evan
Juno Paulie Bleeker
2008 Extreme Movie Fred
Nick and Norah's Infinite Playlist Nick O'Leary
2009 Paper Heart Himself
Year One Oh
2010 Youth in Revolt Nick Twisp / François Dillinger
Scott Pilgrim vs. the World Scott Pilgrim post-production

Television

Year Title Role Notes
1999 I Was a Sixth Grade Alien Larrabe Hicks Series regular
1998–2001 Rolie Polie Olie Little Gizmo Four Episodes, voice only
2000 La Femme Nikita Jerome Season four, one episode
2001–2003 The Berenstain Bears Brother Bear Series regular, voice only
2001–2005 Braceface Josh Spitz Series regular, voice only
2003–2006 Arrested Development George Michael Bluth Series regular
2005–2007 Wayside Todd (Pilot) Pilot, voice only
2006 Veronica Mars Dean Rudolph The Rapes of Graff, Guest Spot
2007 Clark and Michael Mikey Cera Series regular
2007 Tim and Eric Awesome Show, Great Job! Jaime Stevens Season One, Episode Three
2008 Children's Hospital Sal Viscuso Series regular, voice only

Awards

  • 2005 Best Actor Award - Darling, Darling at the San Gio Festival
  • 2007 Breakthrough Artist Award - Austin Film Critics Association
  • 2008 Canadian Comedy Award for Best Actor - Superbad
  • 2008 Canadian Comedy Awards for Best Actor - Juno (nomination)
  • 2009 BAFTA Rising Star Award - (nomination)


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