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PERSONAL DATA OF JORDAN PEELE
Age: 42 years old
Born in: New York, United States
Born on: 02/21/1979
BIOGRAPHY OF JORDAN PEELE
Jordan Haworth Peele, known only as Jordan Peele, is born in New York City on February 21, 1979 from an African American father and an American mother, who raised him alone on Manhattan’s Upper West Side. After enrolling at Sarah Lawrence College, he dropped out of school to pursue a film career. Peele, like many other eclectic characters in the world of cinema, began as an actor, mainly comedian, performing with the Dutch group Boom Chicago, who writes and interprets sketches dealing with social and political issues, and with i The Second City, Chicago’s first improvisational theater company.
In 2003 he joined the cavalry of the ninth season of the American variety show Mad TV, for which he won an Emmy in 2008, along with Greg O’Connor is Jim Wise, for the lyrics and music of “Sad Fitty Cent” – parody on 50 Cent who complains about the rivalry with Kanye West. Peele with his comedy has taken on the role of many characters of the show, among his favorite and funniest imitations are those of James Brown, Flavor Flav is Morgan Freeman. The imitation of Barack Obama in the video “Hilary vs Obama”, where the fake president claims to be a supporter of Clinton; among other things, during the period in which Mad TV was paused for the strike of the writers of the Writers Guild of America, Peele auditioned precisely for the role of Barack for the Saturday Night Live, but the part went to the actor first Fred Armisen and later to the comedian Jay Pharoah.
The first role in the cinema is an extra as a rescuer in I present to you ours (2010), in fact, after leaving Mad TV at the end of the thirteenth season, he turned to the cinema and was hired in a secondary role in the comedy Naked and happy (2012) with protagonists Jennifer Aniston is Paul Rudd. Not completely distorting himself and always remaining faithful to the charisma that made him famous, in the same year he sets up with his friend Keegan-Michael Key the TV show Key & Peele (2012), a series of sketches that quickly achieved success, thanks also to some gags that went viral on the web. Always together with Key is cast as the protagonist of Keanu (2016), action comedy directed by Peter Atencio what a monkey – the title is a suggestion – John Wick (2014), receiving favorable reviews. In the following years he devoted himself to dubbing, joining the cast of animated films Storks on a mission (2016) and Captain Underpants – The movie (20179, where he voices the characters of Lupo Beta and Melvin respectively.
The directorial turning point comes in 2017 with Escape – Get Out, a horror focused on the theme of racism, which, in addition to having received the cheers from critics and the public, he earned four nominations for the 2018 Oscars, including that of Best Director.
THE MOST RECENT FILMS BY JORDAN PEELE
Role: Film director
Escape – Get Out (Get Out)
Role: Film director
Year: 2019 Go to the Complete Filmography
JORDAN PEELE’S MOST RECENT TV SERIES
The Twilight Zone
The Twilight Zone
The Last OG
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THE MOST RECURRING GENRES OF JORDAN PEELE
Horror: 55% Thriller: 44%
THE STATISTICS OF JORDAN PEELE ON COMINGSOON.IT
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AWARDS AND ACKNOWLEDGMENTS FOR JORDAN PEELE
Here are all the awards and nominations Oscar
- 2018 – Best Original Screenplay Award for Scappa – Get Out
- 2018 – Best director nomination for Escape – Get Out
Here are all the awards and nominations BAFTA
- 2018 – Nomination for Best Original Screenplay for Escape – Get Out
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