Lawrence Jay Duplass is an American filmmaker, actor, and author best known for his films The Puffy Chair (2005) and Cyrus (2010), which he co-produced with his brother, Mark David Duplass. He established a name for himself by writing and directing several award-winning short films.
On March 7, 1973, he was born in New Orleans, Louisiana, USA. He is 49 years old now. He attended Jesuit High School and earned a Master of Fine Arts in Film from the University of Texas at Austin.
His brother, Mark Duplass, is also an American filmmaker. Jay and Mark founded the Duplass Brothers Productions company in 1996.
The Puffy Chair (2005), a romantic comedy co-directed by Jay Duplass and his brother, has gotten the public’s attention. This movie was selected for distribution by Netflix after winning the Audience Award at the South by Southwest Film Festival.
In 2014, Jay Duplass made his acting debut as Josh Pfefferman in Amazon Prime’s Transparent. On that show, he showed off his acting skills in the second season, earning a nomination for the Best Supporting Actor Award in a Comedy Series at the Critics’ Choice Television Awards.
Duplass’ estimated net worth stands at $15 million. Read on to learn more about Jay Duplass’ wife, marriage, and their children, as revealed in this article.
Jay Duplass is Married to his Wife: Jennifer Tracy-Duplass.
The filmmaker married Jennifer Tracy, his long-time girlfriend and now wife, in 2001. Jay and Jay Duplass’ wife has been married for over two decades and has two children.
Except for getting married in 2001 and having two children as a couple, they keep their personal and marital lives reasonably low-key. They hadn’t specified when or how they met each other. However, there are no rumors of divorce or marital infidelity.
Jennifer Tracy-Duplass biography
Jennifer Tracy-Duplass grew up in the United States. Jay Duplass’ wife graduated in 1993 with a bachelor’s degree in Multinational Organizational Studies and minors in Counseling and Human Services.
Meanwhile, she received her Master’s degree in Social Work from St. Mary’s University in 2016. Jennifer interned at several foundations before joining Core Staff in 2005 as a Staffing Specialist until 1997.
She joined Liaison Resource in the same year as Human Resource Director, where she remained until May 2003. She began as an Academic and Life Skills Intern at Fordham University’s CSTEP Program in 2004 and then moved on to The Pasadena Village as an MSW Intern from 2014 until 2015.
In her current position at Huntington Hospital, Jennifer serves as a Medical Social Worker for patients. The most crucial part is ensuring that patients receive the best possible care.
Jay Duplass’ Kids
Jay and Jennifer’s daughter is thirteen, born in 2008, and their son is ten, born in 2012. Sources tell that they homeschool their children.
According to Jay, their daughter has just hit puberty, and their son is next to her, according to a humorous Instagram post he made. In an interview, Jay Duplass stated that he does not force his children to become actors at a young age or pressure them to do so quickly.
He had discussed his children on social media, but they kept their identities secret because of their children’s privacy.