Jack Black

Jack Black

Age
45
Birthday
Aug. 28th, 1969
Born in
Hermosa Beach, California, USA
Height
5' 6"

Jack Black's Main TV Roles

Show Character(s)
Friday Night with Jonathan Ross (UK) TV Show
Friday Night with Jonathan Ross (UK)
Tenacious D TV Show
Tenacious D
Your Movie Show TV Show
Your Movie Show
 

Main Movie Roles

2014 - Sex Tape
2010 - Gulliver's Travels
2010 - Rush: Beyond the Lighted Stage
2009 - Year One
2008 - Be Kind Rewind
2008 - Kung Fu Panda
2008 - Tropic Thunder
2007 - Walk Hard - The Dewey Cox Story
2006 - Nacho Libre
2006 - The Holiday
2005 - Tenacious D in The Pick of Destiny
2005 - King Kong
2004 - Shark Tale
2004 - Envy
2004 - Anchorman: The Legend of Ron Burgundy
2003 - School of Rock
2003 - Melvin Goes to Dinner
2002 - Ice Age
2002 - Orange County
2001 - Shallow Hal
2001 - Saving Silverman
2000 - High Fidelity
1999 - The Love Letter
1998 - Enemy of the State
1998 - I Still Know What You Did Last Summer
1997 - Bongwater
1997 - The Jackal
1997 - Crossworlds
1996 - Bio-Dome
1996 - The Fan
1996 - The Cable Guy
1996 - Mars Attacks!
1995 - Dead Man Walking
1995 - Bye Bye Love
1995 - Waterworld
1993 - Demolition Man
1993 - Airborne
1992 - Bob Roberts

Guest TV Roles

Show Name
Characters Played
Ep Count
Himself - Host
14
Himself - Host
5
Satan (Voiced)
4
Himself - Guest
2
Curtis Williams
2
Bart 'Zero' Liquori
1
Elvis Presley
1
[Complete List]



BIOGRAPHY:

Jack Black was born in Santa Monica, California, and attended the University of California at Los Angeles. While at UCLA, he was a member of Tim Robbins (I)'s acting troupe and it was through this collaboration that led to his 1992 film debut in Bob Roberts (1992). Although he was just a background voice in his first film, Jack's appearances in such television shows as "The X Files" (1993), his breakthrough performance in High Fidelity (2000), and his rock-comedy band Tenacious D have created an ever-growing cult following.


TRIVIA:
  • He and his wife eloped after dating less than a year. They were married in Big Sur, California by the same minister who performed 'Shane Stanley' (qv) and 'Val Barri' (qv)'s ceremony in 2005.
  • His parents, who were both rocket scientists, divorced when Black was 10. His mother worked on the Hubble space telescope.
  • Often competes for the same parts with 'Philip Seymour Hoffman' (qv). On the _The School of Rock (2003)_ (qv) DVD audio commentary, he jokingly calls Hoffman "my nemesis."
  • His wife is a triplet. Her sisters, 'Petra Haden' (qv) and 'Rachel Haden' (qv), also musicians, used to be members of the band "That Dog". Petra was also a former member of the band 'The Decemberists' (qv). Their brother is 'Josh Haden' (qv).
  • Good friends with 'Will Smith (I)' (qv).
  • Hosted the MTV Movie Awards in 2002 along with 'Sarah Michelle Gellar' (qv)
  • Jack and his wife, 'Tanya Haden' (qv), became the parents of their second son, Thomas David Black, on May 23rd 2008.
  • Sang backup vocals for the songs in _Bob Roberts (1992)_ (qv).


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