Jason Bateman Ruined the Easter Bunny, Tooth Fairy & Santa Claus for Daughter

  • Published on Aug 7, 2018
  • Jason talks about shooting his show Ozark in Georgia for half the year, being away from his family, and reveals what happened when his daughter asked him about the Easter Bunny, Tooth Fairy & Santa Claus all at once.
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    Jason Bateman Ruined the Easter Bunny, Tooth Fairy & Santa Claus for Daughter
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Comments • 378

  • anonymous broccolli
    anonymous broccolli 8 days ago

    Ozark is so good!!!

  • Dorene B
    Dorene B 10 days ago

    A Drunk History or Weed History video is already making me laugh at the thought of you doing one! ROFL

  • Mithaa Inparajan
    Mithaa Inparajan 16 days ago +2


  • Frankie McGill
    Frankie McGill 22 days ago

    Oh Lordy I can never have enough Jason Bateman 🥰

  • SeungriYesung16
    SeungriYesung16 Month ago

    Still believing around 11? Come on. That's ridiculous, my dad told me none of those things were really when I was in 5/6 yrs old. He told me the stories they came from, but I totally knew my dad was Santa

  • MG888 888 MG888
    MG888 888 MG888 Month ago

    Franny probably has inherited her dad's great sense of humor, and she was just putting him through the wringer for fun. There's no way she still believed in the Easter Bunny, the Tooth Fairy, and Santa Clause at that age. No way.

  • Timber Humphrey
    Timber Humphrey 2 months ago

    i still hear a bit of Nick Wilde in his voice

  • Mohammed Khalifa
    Mohammed Khalifa 2 months ago +1

    amazing actor

  • Kevin Lakin
    Kevin Lakin 2 months ago

    This dude is stoned like a gravel driveway get this man some eye drops

  • Daniel Vasquez
    Daniel Vasquez 2 months ago

    Really turn out to be a great actor.

  • Arbiter MTB
    Arbiter MTB 2 months ago

    Why does he sound like a Discount Micheal Weatherly 😂

  • Angie Rucker
    Angie Rucker 3 months ago +1

    I love him ,& he's funny ,, and fine

  • JanyllHquez
    JanyllHquez 3 months ago

    Really great story teller!

  • Scott Sause
    Scott Sause 3 months ago

    My fave actor! He sells every character he plays! Big up from New Zealand Jason!

  • Don Barnes
    Don Barnes 3 months ago

    Been there, done that, bought the T-shirt. On a vacation trip, my 7 yr. old daughter asked the exact same three questions. Great memories from years ago. Now she's 40 and went through same scenario with her brood. It's lying but for the good. We always say that the spirit of the three characters is definitely alive...and fun!

  • M Nasar
    M Nasar 3 months ago

    breaking bad walter white and this guy make a drug movies....

  • Biatch P
    Biatch P 3 months ago

    They aren’t real? I gotta call my therapist now!

  • Renee Howard
    Renee Howard 3 months ago +2

    I love Jason Bateman even more now because he won't lie to his child. 👌👍👏

  • Shauna McIlwraith
    Shauna McIlwraith 3 months ago

    At 11, she doesn’t know?

  • reva farley
    reva farley 3 months ago +1

    I love how when he said she wanted them to pinky promise the audience went awww.

  • April Dannette Gosa
    April Dannette Gosa 3 months ago +2

    It's not about the 11 year old its about her telling her 6 year old sister LOL

  • MCVE
    MCVE 3 months ago

    for some reason he always gives me Martin Freeman vibes

  • Joshua Nesbitt
    Joshua Nesbitt 3 months ago +1

    Ozark is a great series definitely binge worthy. He’s a great actor and seems like a really chill guy

  • Renee Strazzere
    Renee Strazzere 3 months ago +1

    omg I love you so much!

  • Erin Pueschner
    Erin Pueschner 3 months ago +1

    “whatever the hell it is” 😂😂😂

  • Charlie Hayes
    Charlie Hayes 3 months ago +1


  • FarryEntertainment
    FarryEntertainment 4 months ago +1

    Hes wearing his watch on his right arm. How does he move around the diles without removing the watch from his palm? :P

  • Vanirvis
    Vanirvis 4 months ago

    Is being as boring as possible this guy’s shtick? “Tommy Shanks here..”

  • Steven Perez
    Steven Perez 4 months ago

    Why are people still lying to their kids about this crap?

    • KeepinitReal
      KeepinitReal 3 months ago +1

      Because it adds magic, fun, excitement, something to look forward to, in an otherwise normal everyday life. So why would't they still bring a little piece of magic into their kids lives??

  • Clessandra Pippenschnott
    Clessandra Pippenschnott 4 months ago +1

    He's great in every role. They're all somewhat similar, but he's perfect for the parts. Great entertainer. Ozark is a trip!

  • Danke TaChanka
    Danke TaChanka 4 months ago

    There is no Easter Bunny, there is no tooth fairy, and there is no Queen of England!

  • DE
    DE 4 months ago +1

    Was exactly the same for my daughter, first the Easter Bunny. One that went down, the tooth fairy and Santa went too. A bit too much to ask that they believe a rabbit paints and carried eggs.

  • Tash D
    Tash D 4 months ago +1

    I swear to God, I love that man lol

  • charissecoal
    charissecoal 4 months ago

    “You’re an idiot” 😂😂😂

  • Jac Custer
    Jac Custer 4 months ago +1

    There’s always money in the banana stand

  • Gurujot Singh Khalsa
    Gurujot Singh Khalsa 4 months ago

    People are so scared of telling the truth to their kids.

    • KeepinitReal
      KeepinitReal 3 months ago

      Nope, they are scared of ruining the Magic for their kids. They are scared that their kids may grow up way to fast. & They want their kid to be a kid as long as they can, instead of growing up to fast.

  • Martha Ingram
    Martha Ingram 4 months ago +1

    I love his role ; In Ozark

  • Max Ellis
    Max Ellis 4 months ago

    Funny story, but isn't 11 a little old to still believe in those things? I remember I was 6 or 7 when I learned about Santa, and I was fine with it. But to be fair, I was always skeptical of that kinda stuff as a kid.

  • Orion Big Boy Gaming
    Orion Big Boy Gaming 4 months ago +2

    At least she didnt ask him about god lol that would of been a hard one to explain lol

    • KeepinitReal
      KeepinitReal 3 months ago

      To some maybe, to others not. Just depends on what kind of personal relationship a person has with God.

    • c j
      c j 4 months ago

      Yeah. I remember at age 8 asking my dad what happens after we die.

  • Rodrigo Mattos
    Rodrigo Mattos 4 months ago

    That story would be great in a comedy movie.

  • shivani thakur
    shivani thakur 4 months ago

    Gosh I love this man :))

  • firsttimecaller longtimelistener

    The Easter egg bunny hahah

  • F S
    F S 5 months ago

    “Get that kid some mittens before she asks about sex” 🤣🤣🤣

  • Lisa Lisa
    Lisa Lisa 5 months ago

    The guy in the rearview oh my God I'm dying this s*** was funny

  • Lisa Lisa
    Lisa Lisa 5 months ago +1

    Ah, parenting! Gotta love it.

  • Theresa A Fowlkes
    Theresa A Fowlkes 5 months ago +3

    It's SAD there are adults here who believe it's STUPID for parents wanting their kids to believe as long as possible. 😒

  • ღ Dayriner
    ღ Dayriner 5 months ago

    Hahahahaha i laughed too hard!!!!

  • WiL Clark
    WiL Clark 5 months ago +1

    What a great story. 😂 I've loved Jason since Little House.

    • Dina Mule
      Dina Mule 4 months ago +1

      Yes he played opposite Missy Francis as james cooper in season 8.

    • WiL Clark
      WiL Clark 4 months ago +1

      +Amber Phillips-Hall- Yes, Jason was on it.

    • Amber Phillips-Hall
      Amber Phillips-Hall 4 months ago

      Little house on the prairie??? He wasn't in that, was he?

  • Bella Ventimiglia
    Bella Ventimiglia 5 months ago +4

    Luv Jason Bateman! Anyone catch his spa story? Soooo HILARIOUS, but unfortunately, no longer can find it on TVclip...

    • WiL Clark
      WiL Clark 5 months ago +2

      +c. l. - I think I saved it somewhere. I'll look for it for you.

    • c. l.
      c. l. 5 months ago +2

      Now I have to hear this spa story.

    • WiL Clark
      WiL Clark 5 months ago

      I saw the spa story, it was geat. Although it was a bit racy, TVclip is way too sensitive. That was a great story.

  • Kevin Yessian
    Kevin Yessian 5 months ago +1

    Both of these guys are douchebags.

  • The Lab Photography
    The Lab Photography 5 months ago +1

    Bateman is the man lol

  • Dillon Caughman
    Dillon Caughman 5 months ago +18

    Love jimmy but can u imagine if jason Bateman was a talk show host. Talk about entertaining

  • Pavel Adamek
    Pavel Adamek 5 months ago +2

    An 11-year-old should be familiar with the Xmas truths, let alone fairytale characters and sentient rabbits.

  • Sara
    Sara 5 months ago

    2:30 Jimmy's laugh :')

  • Spirit Spellweaver
    Spirit Spellweaver 5 months ago +4

    He is so hot.

  • christal figuereo
    christal figuereo 6 months ago

    Jimmy Kinney’s exit joke was hilarious 🤣💀

  • Simply Magical
    Simply Magical 6 months ago

    By the time I was seven years old, I already knew the truth about those three. How can someone be eleven years old and not know? Lol

    • junbh2
      junbh2 6 months ago

      +Simply Magical Yeah, it was fun. If I _had_ decided to ask one of my parents at that age, though, I think I would have been upset later if I realised they had lied to me. If she was 11 and she asked, I assume she wanted to know.

    • Simply Magical
      Simply Magical 6 months ago +1

      junbh2 nothing wrong with that I guess. It keeps the magic alive.

    • junbh2
      junbh2 6 months ago +1

      I and a few of my friends 'sort of' believed in Santa Claus when we were ten. We more or less knew it wasn't real but we liked to think it might be, so we would deliberately not ask too many questions, and ask our parents not to tell us whatever they knew.

  • Kat Rand
    Kat Rand 6 months ago

    Jason Bateman is the Harvey Weinstein of child abuse in the film industry

    • cozcatlan_94
      cozcatlan_94 2 months ago

      Hollywood for you

    • Dina Mule
      Dina Mule 4 months ago +1

      +Kat Rand no i never heard of the movie

    • Kat Rand
      Kat Rand 4 months ago

      +Dina Mule Did you see his directorial debut movie called Bad Words?

    • Kat Rand
      Kat Rand 4 months ago

      Did you see his directorial debut movie called Bad Words?

    • Dina Mule
      Dina Mule 4 months ago +1

      Please explain. Given what Harvey has done and been accused of thats a very odd comment

  • Rosie Cotts
    Rosie Cotts 6 months ago

    11? But too funny though.

  • Cassandra Dennis
    Cassandra Dennis 6 months ago

    He is so stupid. 😂😂😂

  • D T
    D T 6 months ago

    lmao...clean story too! wow
    he just doesn't seem like an idiot liberal celebrity! 😯 could he be a real person?

  • Emily's got talent
    Emily's got talent 6 months ago +3

    I'm 23 and I still believe in Santa Claus, seriously don't ever lose that magical feeling at Christmas

  • Jason Yuen
    Jason Yuen 6 months ago

    sounds like he doesnt talk to his kids at all for this come up after all 11 years.

    • KeepinitReal
      KeepinitReal 3 months ago

      Or he believes in letting them be kids for as long as they want to be. Why rush it??

  • Teresa Nike
    Teresa Nike 6 months ago

    He is a great story teller but the best story he has told is when his wife gave him a day at the spa for his birthday. If you can find it watch it its hilarious.

  • Todd/Jill Foster
    Todd/Jill Foster 6 months ago +8


    • KeepinitReal
      KeepinitReal 3 months ago

      I always had a stack of goodies hidden away in storage room. My kids got books, skipping rope, special money, make your own necklace, yoyo, etc.. from the tooth fairy. My kids loved the surprises. Other kids were jealous.

    • jenjen4louise
      jenjen4louise 5 months ago +1

      He said the tooth fairy didn't have change, so maybe it was a one-time thing. Still, pretty high. I think I'd be going to a Walgreen's or gas station to make change.

  • Ulrike Regina
    Ulrike Regina 6 months ago +3

    He‘s so cute...😍❤️😊👍🏼

  • Kourosh SD
    Kourosh SD 6 months ago

    Jason's wife is really really smart, Jason not so much though but he is very funny

  • The softest part of a woman's breast is?

    *He should of went on to GOD as well, thats is also not real*

    • The softest part of a woman's breast is?
      The softest part of a woman's breast is? 3 months ago +1

      +KeepinitReal Don't try to sugarcoat my fairy tales belief Superman is real, and l am talking the one with all the super powers is real, the only thing diff... from the movies is that he was really a blackman like the real Lone Ranger was.

    • KeepinitReal
      KeepinitReal 3 months ago

      +The softest part of a woman's breast is? well if you believe that I won't ruin it for you. As in real life, there are Real Supermen out there. Infact our World could use more super hero's. :)

    • The softest part of a woman's breast is?
      The softest part of a woman's breast is? 3 months ago +1

      +KeepinitReal .....so is Superman

    • KeepinitReal
      KeepinitReal 3 months ago +1

      Or is God real?? Depends on what kind of a relationship a person has had, or not had with God. To wether they believe God exists, or doesn't. I have had a personal relationship with God throughout my life. I can say without a doubt, that God is Real and living.

  • Nicole G
    Nicole G 6 months ago

    Aw my sister Frances was the same as a kid. At least he tried lol

  • Valley Girl
    Valley Girl 6 months ago +4

    God damn I love me some Jason Bateman!

  • Lady Moss Loves
    Lady Moss Loves 6 months ago +7

    My daughter is ten and still believes with all her heart. We raise them innocent and Heaven help anybody who ruins it for her before she’s ready.

  • Telly Vin-a
    Telly Vin-a 6 months ago +92

    i could picture this as a scene in an actual jason bateman movie

  • Myztik
    Myztik 6 months ago

    You named your daughter FRANNY? I'm so sorry.

  • ccricc
    ccricc 6 months ago

    Tip to parents: Don't lie to your children. ;)

  • Bill S
    Bill S 6 months ago +5

    This went down exactly the same way between my 8 yr old daughter and my wife, except they weren't in a limo. My wife was putting her to bed one night then called me upstairs to talk to her after the fact. The blood had left my wife's face at the fact of ruining her Christmas for the rest of her life within 5 minutes. Girls are so bright! I told my daughter that Santa was real and his spirit of giving lives on through Christmas memories of parents and caregivers to their little ones. That's even more amazing than a magical sleigh.

  • nybsbfan18
    nybsbfan18 6 months ago +1

    And I thought Barbara Walters asked the tough questions...lol

  • 김태형
    김태형 6 months ago +5

    11? is he sure this wasn't his younger girl?😂 11 is way too old, especially nowadays.

  • Kandieapples305
    Kandieapples305 6 months ago

    Hoollllleeeereeeeiiinnnnnnnggggg 😭 that was hilarious!! Literally I am in tears!! Poor guy 🤣

  • Funk O'Matic
    Funk O'Matic 6 months ago

    like her kid...really smart one there... 😂😂😂😂😂😂

  • Funk O'Matic
    Funk O'Matic 6 months ago

    if rdj does retire from the mcu...i can totally see jason taking his place as tony.

  • Kuivia
    Kuivia 6 months ago +1

    As funny as this is, isn't 11 way too old to even question these things? I realized this when i was like 6-7

  • Omar Darwish
    Omar Darwish 6 months ago +1

    i'm 21 and i thought the easter bunny is real.. whoah

  • Muhammad Shoeb Ayubi
    Muhammad Shoeb Ayubi 6 months ago +5

    He aged nicely...

  • ridesantacruzbikes
    ridesantacruzbikes 6 months ago +1

    funny story

  • heatherbotez
    heatherbotez 6 months ago +2

    so cute

  • Sheridan
    Sheridan 6 months ago

    he should tell Maple a little sooner.

    • KeepinitReal
      KeepinitReal 3 months ago

      Nope. Kids find out in their own time, when its right for them. They don't need parents ruining their fun to early.

  • K. Fuentes
    K. Fuentes 6 months ago +13

    Jason and Jimmy...2 great guys. Both really know how to tell a great story.

  • Sand 28
    Sand 28 6 months ago +7

    Jimmy's laugh is the best!!!

  • Jim Handstede
    Jim Handstede 6 months ago +4

    This is really funny.

  • paladro
    paladro 6 months ago +2

    when your kid asks you not to lie to them... they're old enough to know, sounds like good parenting in the end.

  • Sophie
    Sophie 6 months ago +5

    To everyone surprised/questioning that an 11 year old believed in those things still, when I was in grade six so 11, a girl in my class started crying and yelling at us because we were talking about how old we were when we discovered that Santa/Easter bunny/etc. weren’t real and that girl was actually 12.

    • KeepinitReal
      KeepinitReal 3 months ago +2

      Isn't innocence great. I think kids are pushed, and rushed to grow up to quickly. Let them live a little, and have some imagination, & magic in their lives.

  • Revelation Rainbow
    Revelation Rainbow 6 months ago

    ROFLMAO.....BAITMAN.....and Baitman Jr.....

  • Zarul Shekhar
    Zarul Shekhar 6 months ago

    What a waste of time. Stupid interview. He sucks as a guest and that story seemed completely fake:

  • DANzwKU
    DANzwKU 6 months ago +1

    Did she ask about god lol

    • DANzwKU
      DANzwKU 3 months ago +1

      +KeepinitReal you have fun.

    • KeepinitReal
      KeepinitReal 3 months ago

      +DANzwKU God has many names. More then likely they are all worshipping the same God. As God does work in Mysterious ways.

    • DANzwKU
      DANzwKU 3 months ago

      +KeepinitReal lol. except to all the others who believe in a different god amirite

    • KeepinitReal
      KeepinitReal 3 months ago

      +DANzwKU lol. Yikes, sounds like a alarming word, and God is any thing but scary/ alarming. :) To know God is to know how real Love feels.

    • DANzwKU
      DANzwKU 3 months ago

      +KeepinitReal yikes.

  • Taylore Walters
    Taylore Walters 6 months ago +31

    dude, my almost 9 year old still believes in all of them (he's definitely asked questions over the years though.) i'm gonna try to hold onto that little bit of magic for as long as i can.

    • Just Shay
      Just Shay 3 months ago

      I told my kids and now my grandbaby..they'll come if you believe!

    • Caleb McFarland
      Caleb McFarland 5 months ago

      That’s sweet.

    • Marisa Smith
      Marisa Smith 5 months ago +4

      I knew when I was nine and kept it from my parents so they thought they were holding on to that magic too

  • Makeli Scholer
    Makeli Scholer 6 months ago +69

    Jason Bateman is one of the best people in show business today.

  • OptimistHunter Reel
    OptimistHunter Reel 6 months ago

    Come from an "ethnic" family and you'll never know any of those characters to be real lmao

  • Kohlenstoffisotop12
    Kohlenstoffisotop12 6 months ago

    and now you know why these pope people are called "father" : >
    as above, so below ^.^
    people have eyes, but do not realize what they see

  • anders damin
    anders damin 6 months ago

    Jason, you're talking to a father who thinks it's funny to watch his kid realize he's being lied to by his parents.

  • anders damin
    anders damin 6 months ago

    Isn't Jason Jewish. what's up with celebrating Christmas?