"Born into It: A Fan's Life". ISBN: 1443452815
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6' (1.83 m)
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I always beat the drum to hire as many locals as we can, but I don't need to tell them that. They know. From a casting perspective you can find a lot of talented people, but also it's very important that there are so many ethnicities represented in Toronto. You can actually cast a wide net and it looks like the real world.
Jay's father was born in Paris, France. Jay's paternal grandfather, Johnny Baruchel, was born in Alexandria, Egypt. Jay's three other grandparents were from a Christian background. Jay's paternal grandmother, Marie-Madeleine Virlouvet, was French. Jay's maternal grandparents, Robert William Ropell and Helen Margaret Saunders, were from Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada, and Jay's mother is of Irish, ...
Often wears sneakers to red carpet events