Jake Hoffman - Biography

Last Modified: Nov 1, 2022

Jake Hoffman
Profession: Actor, Director, Writer
Best Known For: The Wolf of Wall Street (film), The Irishman (film)
Salary: Under Review
Net Worth: $5 million

Personal Details

Born on : March 20, 1981 (age 42)
Birth Name /
Full Name:
Jacob Edward Hoffman
Birth Place: Los Angeles County, California, USA
Horoscope: Pisces
Father's Name: Dustin Hoffman
Mother's Name: Lisa Hoffman
Siblings: 4

Rebecca Lillian Hoffman (younger sister)
Alexandra Lydia Hoffman (younger sister)
Geoffrey Hoffman (younger brother)
Jenna Byrne (older half-sister)

University: New York University Film School
Ethnicity: Ashkenazi-Jewish
Nationality: American


Sexual Orientation: Straight
Marital Status: Single

Body Measurements

Height: 1.70 meter (5 feet 7 inch)
Weight: N/A
Hair Color: Black
Eye Color: Dark Brown
Shoe Size: N/A
Bicep Size: N/A
Chest Size: N/A
Waist Size: N/A

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Who is Jake Hoffman?

Jake Hoffman is an actor, writer, and director by profession, and American by nationality. He is well known for starring in the film Click, The Wolf of Wall Street, The Irishman, and in the TV series Luck while his directional debut was with 2014’s Asthma.

Jake Hoffman – Bio, Age, Parents, Siblings

Jake Hoffman’s birth took place on March 20, 1981, in Los Angeles County, California, USA. He was born Jacob Edward Hoffman to his mother Lisa Hoffman, a businesswoman, and his father Dustin Hoffman, who is an actor. 

He is not the only child of his parents and has three younger siblings – sisters Rebecca Lillian Hoffman (b. March 17, 1983), Alexandra Lydia "Ali" Hoffman (born October 27, 1987), and brother Maxwell Geoffrey Hoffman (born August 30, 1984).

Hoffman is also a younger half-brother to Jenna Byrne (born October 15, 1970) from their father’s first marriage and step-brother to Karina Hoffman-Birkhead, the daughter Anne Byrne whom their father had adopted.

Jake Hoffman, Dustin Hoffman, Maxwell Hoffman (Image: Getty Images)

Education, Ethnicity

After graduation from high school, Jake Hoffman went on to study at New York University Film School. He graduated from the same in 2003.

His ethnicity is Ashkenazi-Jewish.

Jake Hoffman – Girlfriend, Wife, Children

Jake Hoffman was in a relationship with actress Kirsten Dunst in 1998 but soon broke up. In 2010 he was rumored to have been romantically linked with actress Katharina Damm while in 2012 he was pictured kissing a mystery woman in NYC.

He is also rumored to have dated actress Sienna Miller. However, the rumors were never confirmed and the pair remained close friends.

Currently, Hoffman is single, sans wife and children.

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Jake Hoffman with his mystery girlfriend in 2012 (Image: Zimbio)

Jake Hoffman – Career

Since completing his studies, Hoffman has directed music videos, written and directed short films, and portrayed roles in numerous films and series.

Films, Series

Jake Hoffman began his career as an actor in 1988 with the comedy-drama film Rain Man. Since then he has starred in over two dozen films including King of the Corner (2004), Click (2006), Barney's Version (2010), Enter the Dangerous Mind (2013), The Wolf of Wall Street (2013), Otherhood (2019), The Irishman (2019), and the upcoming film The Pleasure Of Your Presence.

In the TV series, Hoffman has had guest appearances on Undeclared (2001), Californication (2012), Ray Donovan  (2016), and Wu-Tang: An American Saga (2019).

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Jake Hoffman, Adam Sandler in Click (Image: Product Placement Blog)


Jake Hoffman’s fellow cast members in The Irishman are Kathrine Narducci, Jesse Plemons, Larry Romano, Bobby Cannavale, and Ray Romano.

Jake Hoffman – Net Worth, Salary

Jake Hoffman’s net worth has been estimated at around $5 million while the figure on his annual salary/income is a well-kept secret.

Jake Hoffman – Instagram, Twitter, Facebook

On social media, Jake Hoffman is absent from handles like Instagram, Twitter, and Facebook.

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