Jack Black young
August 28, 1969
5 ft 6 in | 168 cm
111 kg | 245 pounds
10 US | 43.5 EU
Jack Black was born in Santa Monica, California, United States, on August 28, 1969, is an American actor. Young Jack Black began his acting career on television and in commercials, at age of 13. He made his big screen debut in satirical mockumentary film Bob Roberts (1992) in role as Roger Davis. Jack's breakthrough performance came as Barry Judd in romantic comedy drama movie High Fidelity (2000) opposite John Cusack.
The Cable Guy (1996) black comedy with Jim Carrey and Leslie Mann
King Kong (2005) epic monster adventure directed by Peter Jackson
Shallow Hal (2001) romantic comedy opposite Gwyneth Paltrow
School of Rock (2003) music comedy in role as Dewey Finn
Nacho Libre (2006) sports comedy with Ana de la Reguera
Margot at the Wedding (2007) comedy drama with Nicole Kidman and Jennifer Jason Leigh
Tropic Thunder (2008) action comedy with Ben Stiller, Robert Downey, Jr. and Tom Cruise
Gulliver's Travels (2010) fantasy adventure comedy opposite Emily Blunt
The Holiday (2006) romantic comedy with Kate Winslet, Jude Law and Cameron Diaz
Year One (2009) adventure comedy with Olivia Wilde, Juno Temple and Michael Cera
The D Train (2015) black comedy with James Marsden
Bernie (2011) black comedy with Matthew McConaughey and Shirley MacLaine
The Big Year (2011) comedy with Steve Martin, Rosamund Pike and Owen Wilson
Goosebumps (2015) and sequel Goosebumps 2: Haunted Halloween (2018) comedy adventure in role as R.L. Stine
Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle (2017) fantasy adventure comedy opposite Dwayne Johnson and Kevin Hart
Don't Worry, He Won't Get Far on Foot (2018) comedy drama opposite Joaquin Phoenix, Rooney Mara and Jonah Hill
The House with a Clock in Its Walls (2018) thriller fantasy opposite Cate Blanchett
Black is a lead singer and guitarist for the rock band Tenacious D.
Good friends with Tim Robbins and Will Smith.
He voiced Po in the Kung Fu Panda franchise (2008–2016).
Kung Fu Panda is his favorite role.
He dated actress and comedian Laura Kightlinger (1997-2005).
He married singer Tanya Haden on March 14, 2006, in Big Sur, California, they have two sons.
Never for a second did I think of myself as the sexiest guy in the world. When I was a kid, I thought I was the strongest man in the world. Then, the fastest runner and then the smartest person in the world. One by one my delusions got shut down. Now I just see myself as the lamest guy in the world.
I like to improv. If I'm not feeling a scene down to Po's panda bones, I'll just keep
I'd rather be the king of kids, than the prince of fools.
There's nothing you can really do to prepare to rock. Do you prepare to eat a delicious meal? Are you hungry? Then you're gonna eat it.
I just remember the early days of Tenacious D. There was no talk or thought about doing a TV show or a movie.
I like being married. I'm at home with my wife and kids all the time now. I don't go out for wild nights.