Jake Johnson

Jake Johnson is an American actor, comedian and writer, best known for portraying Nick Miller in New Girl, and for appearing in the films Get Him to The Greek, Paper Heart, No Strings Attached, Safety Not Guaranteed, and 21 Jump Street.


After Graduating from college Johnson frequently performed in various comedy shows at the Upright Citizens Brigade Theatre in New York and Los Angeles, where he met Eric Edelstein. Shortly after Johnson and Edelstien wrote and performed thier comedy stage show This Is My Friend, at the Second city in L.A.

In 2006 Johnson and Edelstein worked with executive producers to create a half-hour improvised pilot for television based on their sketch show, also called

This Is My Friend.
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