Jennifer Jason Leigh's estranged hubby, director Noah Baumbach filed legal papers in his divorce case, but a rep for Baumbach tells TMZ ... Jennifer and Noah are in no rush to end the… READ MORE >
Noah Baumbach (born September 3, 1969) is an American writer, director and independent filmmaker. Baumbach was born in Brooklyn, New York, the son of novelist/film critic Jonathan Baumbach and Village Voice critic Georgia Brown. He graduated from Brooklyn's Midwood High School in 1987 and received his B.A. in English from Vassar College in 1991. Noah is the third out of four siblings. His father is Jewish and his mother is Protestant. Baumbach made his writing and directing debut at the age of 26 with Kicking and Screaming (1995), a comedy about four young men who graduate from college and refuse to move on with their lives.