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Jack Black

Actor / Screenwriter / Musician / Singer-songwriter / Comedian / Film Producer / Guitarist / Composer / YouTuber / Television Producer | * 08/28/1969 (53) | Santa Monica, California (United States of America (USA))
Thomas Jacob Black (born August 28, 1969) is an American actor, comedian, singer, and songwriter. Black is known for his acting roles in the films High Fidelity (2000), Shallow Hal (2001), Orange County (2002), School of Rock (2003), Envy (2004), The Holiday (2006), Gulliver's Travels (2010), Bernie (2011), The House with a Clock in Its Walls (2018), and the Jumanji franchise; in addition, as of August 2022, his music video for "Tribute"—as one half of the Grammy Award–winning comedy rock duo Tena..."> ()
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Thomas Jacob "Jack" Black (born August 28, 1969) is an American actor, comedian, singer, songwriter, and YouTuber. He makes up one half of the comedy and satirical rock duo Tenacious D. The group has two albums as well as a television series and a film. His acting career is extensive, starring primarily as bumbling, cocky, but internally self-conscious outsiders in comedy films. He was a member of the Frat Pack, a group of comedians who have appeared together in several Hollywood films, and has been nominated for a Golden Globe award. He has also won an MTV Movie Award, and a Nickelodeon Kids Choice Award.

Most frequent genres for this person: Comedies | Documentaries | Drama

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Awards & Nominations for Jack Black

Star On Hollywood Walk of Fame MTV Comedic Genius Award

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Movies with Jack Black as Actor(110)

as Bowser (voice)2023 Super Mario Bros.
as Wolfman Jack2022 Weird: The Al Yankovic Story
as Himself (archive footage)2022 How Did We Get Here?
as Claptrap (voice)2022 Borderlands
as Sherman2022 Oh Hell No
as himself2020 Loving Neverland
as Self - Game Master2020 Celebrity Escape Room
as Professor Sheldon 'Shelly' Oberon2019 Jumanji: The Next Level
as Sheriff2018 The Unexpected Race
as Jack Black / Jables / JB (voice), various (voices)2018 Tenacious D: Post-Apocalypto
as himself2018 The Insufferable Groo
as Jonathan Barnavelt2018 The House with a Clock in Its Walls
as R. L. Stine (uncredited)2018 Goosebumps 2: Haunted Halloween
as Jan Lewan2017 The Polka King
as Reader - Declaration of Independence2017 The Words That Built America
as Po (voice)2016 Kung Fu Panda 3
as R.L. Stine2015 Goosebumps
as Dan Landsman2015 The D Train
as himself2014 The Concert for Valor
as Self - Actor2014 21 Years: Richard Linklater
as Cameos / Mafioso-Type With an Eye Scar2014 Ugly Boy
as himself2014 Harmontown
as YouPorn Owner2014 Sex Tape
as Dethklok's Original Manager / Fat Fan (voice)2013 Metalocalypse: The Doomstar Requiem
as JB2012 The Roadie
as himself2012 Pretty Sweet
as Bernie Tiede2012 Bernie
as MCA (B-Boys 2)2011 Fight for Your Right Revisited
as Self (uncredited)2011 The Muppets
as Po (voice)2011 Kung Fu Panda 2
as Brad Harris2011 The Big Year
as Po (voice)2010 Kung Fu Panda Holiday
as Lemuel Gulliver2010 Gulliver's Travels
as Zed2009 Year One
as Jerry2008 Be Kind Rewind
as Jesus Christ2008 Prop 8: The Musical
as Jeff Portnoy2008 Tropic Thunder
as Po (voice)2008 Kung Fu Panda
as Malcolm2007 Margot at the Wedding
as Paul McCartney (uncredited)2007 Walk Hard: The Dewey Cox Story
as Miles Dumont2006 The Holiday
as Nacho2006 Nacho Libre
as Carl Denham2005 King Kong
as George Washington2005 Awesometown
as Lenny (voice)2005 Club Oscar
as Nick Vanderpark2004 Envy
as Lenny (voice)2004 Shark Tale
as Mental Patient (uncredited)2003 Melvin Goes to Dinner
as Dewey Finn2003 School of Rock
as Zeke (voice)2002 Ice Age
as Lead Chimney Sweep2002 Run Ronnie Run
as Spider-Man2002 Jack Black: Spider-Man
as Lance Brumder2002 Orange County
as Hal Larson2001 Shallow Hal
as himself2001 Being 'Shallow Hal'
as J.D. McNugent2001 Saving Silverman
as Barry2000 High Fidelity
as Fisherman (uncredited)1999 The Love Letter
as Georgie1999 Jesus' Son
as Sid1999 Cradle Will Rock
as Fiedler1998 Enemy of the State
as Jerry1998 Johnny Skidmarks
as Devlin1998 Bongwater
as Ian Lamont1997 The Jackal
as Rick1996 The Cable Guy
as Steve1996 Crossworlds
as Broadcast Technician1996 The Fan
as Tenacious D1996 Bio-Dome
as Billy Glenn Norris1996 Mars Attacks!
as DJ at Party1995 Bye Bye Love
as Craig Poncelet1995 Dead Man Walking
as Pilot1995 Waterworld
as Marty Prago1994 The Innocent
as Movie Theater Usher1993 True Romance
as Augie1993 Airborne
as Wasteland Scrap1993 Demolition Man
as Roger Davis1992 Bob Roberts

TV Shows/Series with Jack Black as Actor(76)

as Computerman2021 Time Belt
as himself2020 Cup of Joe
as himself2019 JablinskiGames
as Self - Judge2017 The Gong Show
as Ludwig van Beethoven2016 Great Minds with Dan Harmon
as Alex Talbot2015 The Brink
as Dan Ringley2015 Another Period
as himself2014 Welcome to Sweden
as William Mulholland2013 Drunk History
as Vincenzo Peruggia2013 Drunk History
as Elvis Presley2013 Drunk History
as himself2012 The Eric Andre Show
as himself2012 Good Mythical Morning
as himself2011 Brain Games
as himself2010 Conan
as himself2009 The Jay Leno Show
as Buddy2009 Community
as Aspartamay2007 iCarly
as himself2007 The Graham Norton Show
as Sam2005 The Office
as Self - Host2004 Channel 101
as Computerman2003 Computerman
2002 Icons
as himself2002 HypaSpace
as Pusher / Larry Hardcore (voice)2002 Clone High
as Celebrity Ignacio / Himself2002 WWE Velocity
as Dr. Isaac Hershberg1998 Will & Grace
as Jack 'JB' Black1997 Tenacious D
as himself1997 The View
as Man1995 Pride & Joy
1994 Monty
as Cab Driver1992 The Golden Palace
as Skinhead1989 Life Goes On
as Milo (voice)1989 The Simpsons
as Himself - Host1987 Kids' Choice Awards
as Himself - Host1984 MTV Video Music Awards
as Self - Host1975 Saturday Night Live
as Self - Musical Guest1975 Saturday Night Live

Movies with Jack Black as Crew(19)

Production/Producer2022 Oh Hell No
Writing/Novel2021 You Can't Win
Production/Producer2021 Happily
Production/Executive Producer2020 Celebrity Escape Room
Directing/Director2018 Tenacious D: Post-Apocalypto
Production/Producer2018 Tenacious D: Post-Apocalypto
Production/Executive Producer2018 Tenacious D: Post-Apocalypto
Writing/Writer2018 Tenacious D: Post-Apocalypto
Production/Producer2015 The D Train
Writing/Writer2012 The Roadie
Production/Executive Producer2010 Gulliver's Travels
Production/Producer2007 Year of the Dog
Production/Producer2007 The Making of 'The Pick of Destiny'
Production/Producer2006 Nacho Libre
Production/Producer2006 Tenacious D in The Pick of Destiny
Sound/Music2006 Tenacious D: Time Fixers
Production/Executive Producer2003 60 Spins Around the Sun

TV Shows/Series with Jack Black as Crew(5)

Production/Executive Producer2022 Kung Fu Panda: The Dragon Knight
Crew/Creator2019 JablinskiGames
Production/Executive Producer2013 Ghost Ghirls
Production/Producer1997 Tenacious D
Creator/Creator1997 Tenacious D

Additional Information

Full Name: Thomas Jacob Jack Black
Born: Thursday, 08/28 1969 (August) in Santa Monica, California (United States of America (USA)) (current age: 53 years + 40 days)
Zodiac sign: Virgo (Chinese zodiac sign: Rooster)
Languages: English (EN, native language)
Educated at: UCLA School of Theater, Film and Television, University of California, Los Angeles, Poseidon School, Crossroads School
Member of: Tenacious D
Spouses (current/former): Tanya Haden
Children: Samuel Black, Thomas Black
Mother: Judith Love Cohen
Other names for Jack Black (nicknames, foreign languages etc.):
"Thomas Jacob Black"
"Τόμας Τζέικομπ "Τζακ" Μπλακ"
"Τόμας Τζέικομπ Μπλακ"
"Τζακ Μπλακ"
"잭 블랙"
"Джек Блек"
Jack Black frequently works together with these people:
Ben Stiller (45x, Actor)
Andy Samberg (38x, Actor)
Bill Hader (34x, Actor)
Fred Armisen (34x, Actor)
Kyle Gass (26x, Actor)
Kristen Wiig (25x, Actress)
Jason Sudeikis (25x, Actor)
Bob Odenkirk (23x, Actor)
Amy Poehler (22x, Actress)
Kenan Thompson (22x, Actor)
Maya Rudolph (21x, Actress)
Tress MacNeille (20x, Actress)
WatchPlayStream ID: PEOPLE:91, Added: 03/23/2018, Last updated: 10/07/2022