Fast Facts

  • Mother is actress Talia Shire; uncle is director Francis Ford Coppola; cousin is Nicolas Cage.
  • Was vice president of the student council in high school.
  • Is a drummer and songwriter.
  • Formed the rock band Phantom Planet at age 14; the band's song "California" was chosen as the theme for The O.C.
  • Film debut was in Wes Anderson's Rushmore (1998); worked with Anderson again on The Darjeeling Limited (2007) and Fantastic Mr. Fox (2009).
  • Received a nomination for Most Promising Actor from the Chicago Film Critics Association for Rushmore.
  • Formed the band Coconut Records in 2006.
  • Played Louis XVI in the 2006 biopic Marie Antoinette, which was directed by his cousin Sofia Coppola.
  • Is a vegetarian.

Awards

  • 2014, Screen Actors Guild Awards — Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture: Nominee

Relationships

  • Francis Ford Coppola — Uncle
  • Jack Schwartzman — Father
  • Nicolas Cage — Cousin
  • Brady Cunningham — Wife
  • Matthew Shire — Half Brother
  • Italia Coppola — Grandmother
  • Carmine Coppola — Grandfather
  • Marlowe Rivers Schwartzman — Daughter
  • Sofia Coppola — Cousin
  • Roman Coppola — Cousin
  • Stephanie Schwartzman — Half Sister
  • Talia Shire — Mother
  • Robert Schwartzman — Brother
  • John Schwartzman — Half Brother

Next On TVSee all »

Details

  • Birth Name: Jason Francesco Schwartzman
  • Birth Place: Los Angeles, CA
  • Birthday: June 26, 1980, Cancer
  • Profession: Actor, Musician

Trending TonightSee all »

Watch This

Chris Geere and Aya Cash
The You're the Worst cast can act, but can they draw? (Nope!)

We challenged Chris Geere, Aya Cash, Kether Donohue and Desmin Borges to draw 45-second portraits of each other and the results were... interesting