Biography

Thomas Jacob "Jack" Black (born August 28, 1969) is an American comedian, actor and musician.

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.

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Thomas Jacob "Jack" Black (born August 28, 1969) is an American comedian, actor and musician.

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.

Description above from the Wikipedia article Jack Black, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

Personal Info

Known For Acting

Gender Male

Known Credits 145

Birthday 1969-08-28

Place of Birth Santa Monica, California, USA

Official Site -

Also Known As

  • Thomas Jacob Black

Acting TV ShowsMovies

Ricky Dicks' Rock Docs: "I Feel Love" as Giorgio Moroder
Frank or Francis as Francis Deems
Under the Smogberry Trees as Himself
Tenacious D - In The Studio as Jables
Micronations
2019 Jumanji 3 as Professor Sheldon 'Shelly' Oberon
2018 Unexpected Race as Sheriff
2018 Goosebumps 2: Haunted Halloween as R. L. Stine (uncredited)
2018 Tenacious D: Post-Apocalypto as Jack Black / Jables / JB (voice), various (voices)
2018 The House with a Clock in Its Walls as Jonathan Barnavelt
2018 The Insufferable Groo
2018 Don't Worry, He Won't Get Far on Foot as Dexter
2018 The Joel McHale Show with Joel McHale(1 episode) as Himself
2017 Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle as Professor Sheldon 'Shelly' Oberon
2017 The Words That Built America as Himself
2017 The Gong Show(1 episode) as Himself - Judge
2017 Tommy Can't Sleep as Big Tommy
2017 The Polka King as Jan Lewan
2016 Join or Die with Craig Ferguson(1 episode)
2016 Kung Fu Panda 3 as Po (voice)
2016 Kung Fu Panda: Secrets of the Scroll as Po (voice)
2015 Documentary Now!(1 episode)
2015 Goosebumps as R.L. Stine
2015 Another Period(1 episode)
2015 The Brink(10 episodes) as Alex Talbot
2015 The D Train as Dan Landsman
2014 The Concert for Valor as Himself
2014 21 Years: Richard Linklater as Himself
2014 Sex Tape as YouPorn Owner
2014 Harmontown as Himself
2013 Metalocalypse: The Doomstar Requiem
2013 The Birthday Boys(1 episode)
2013 Drunk History(1 episode) as Vincenzo Peruggia
2013 Drunk History(1 episode) as William Mulholland
2012 Pretty Sweet as Himself
2012 The Eric Andre Show(1 episode) as Himself
2012 Bernie as Bernie Tiede
2012 Double Fine Adventure(1 episode) as Himself
2011 Kung Fu Panda: Secrets of the Masters as Po (voice)
2011 The Muppets as Himself
2011 The Big Year as Brad Harris
2011 Kung Fu Panda 2 as Po (voice)
2011 Fight for Your Right Revisited
2010 Gulliver's Travels as Lemuel Gulliver
2010 Kung Fu Panda Holiday as Po
2010 Tenacious D Live at BlizzCon 2010 as as JB
2010 Rush: Beyond the Lighted Stage as Himself
2009 Community(1 episode) as Buddy
2009 Year One as Zed
2008 Prop 8: The Musical as Jesus Christ
2008 Kung Fu Panda: Secrets of the Furious Five as Po (voice)
2008 Tenacious D: The Complete Masterworks 2 as Himself
2008 Tropic Thunder: Rain of Madness as Jeff Portnoy (uncredited)
2008 Tropic Thunder as Jeff Portnoy
2008 Kung Fu Panda as Po (voice)
2008 D Tour: A Tenacious Documentary
2008 Be Kind Rewind as Jerry
2007 Walk Hard: The Dewey Cox Story as Paul McCartney (uncredited)
2007 iCarly(2 episodes) as Aspartamay
2007 Margot at the Wedding as Malcolm
2007 Tenacious D: For the Ladies
2007 The Graham Norton Show(2 episodes) as Himself
2007 The Naked Trucker and T-Bones Show(1 episode)
2006 The Holiday as Miles
2006 Tenacious D in The Pick of Destiny as Jack Black
2006 Recreating the Eighth Wonder: The Making of 'King Kong' as Himself
2006 Nacho Libre as Nacho
2005 King Kong: Peter Jackson's Production Diaries as Himself
2005 King Kong as Carl Denham
2005 The Showbiz Show with David Spade(1 episode)
2005 The Office(1 episode)
2005 Awesometown as George Washington
2004 Tom Goes to the Mayor(1 episode)
2004 Shark Tale as Lenny (voice)
2004 Anchorman: The Legend of Ron Burgundy as Motorcyclist (uncredited)
2004 Envy as Nick Vanderpark
2004 Cracking Up(1 episode)
2004 Live At Johnny's(1 episode)
2003 Tenacious D: The Complete Masterworks as Himself
2003 School of Rock as Dewey Finn
2003 The Ellen DeGeneres Show(2 episodes)
2003 Computerman(6 episodes) as Computerman
2003 Time Belt(8 episodes) as Computerman
2003 Celebrities Uncensored(1 episode)
2003 World Poker Tour(1 episode)
2003 Jimmy Kimmel Live!(1 episode)
2002 Clone High(1 episode)
2002 Run Ronnie Run as Lead Chimney Sweep
2002 American Idol(1 episode)
2002 Jack Black: Spider-Man as Spider-Man
2002 Jack Black: Spider-Man
2002 WWE Velocity(183 episodes) as Ignacio
2002 HypaSpace(1 episode)
2002 Icons(1 episode)
2002 Ice Age as Zeke (voice)
2002 Orange County as Lance Brumder
2002 Lord of the Piercing as Jack
2001 Friday Night with Jonathan Ross(1 episode)
2001 Shallow Hal as Hal Larson
2001 The Andy Dick Show(27 episodes) as J.D
2001 Saving Silverman as J.D. McNugent
2000 High Fidelity as Barry
1999 Cradle Will Rock as Sid
1999 Jesus' Son as Georgie
1999 Heat Vision and Jack as Jack
1998 Enemy of the State as Fiedler
1998 The Powerpuff Girls(1 episode)
1998 I Still Know What You Did Last Summer as Titus Telesco
1998 Will & Grace(1 episode) as Dr. Isaac Hershberg
1998 Johnny Skidmarks as Jerry
1997 Tenacious D(24 episodes)
1997 The Jackal as Ian Lamont
1997 The View(1 episode)
1997 Bongwater as Devlin
1996 Mars Attacks! as Billy Glenn Norris
1996 Crossworlds as Steve
1996 The Fan as Broadcast Technician
1996 The Daily Show with Trevor Noah(5 episodes)
1996 The Cable Guy as Rick
1996 E! True Hollywood Story(1 episode)
1996 Bio-Dome as Tenacious D
1995 Dead Man Walking as Craig Poncelet
1995 Mr. Show with Bob and David(55 episodes) as Gay Guy
1995 Mr. Show with Bob and David(55 episodes) as Farmer
1995 Mr. Show with Bob and David(55 episodes) as Expert
1995 The Single Guy(2 episodes)
1995 Waterworld as Pilot
1995 Pride & Joy(6 episodes) as Man
1995 Bye Bye Love as DJ at Party
1994 The NeverEnding Story III as Slip
1994 Touched by an Angel(1 episode)
1994 All-American Girl(1 episode)
1994 Monty(1 episode)
1993 Demolition Man as Wasteland Scrap
1993 Airborne as Augie
1993 Late Night with Conan O'Brien(3 episodes)
1993 The X-Files(1 episode)
1992 The Golden Palace(1 episode)
1992 Bob Roberts as Roger Davis
1992 The Tonight Show with Jay Leno(6 episodes)
1989 The Simpsons(1 episode)
1989 Life Goes On(83 episodes) as Skinhead
1989 Life Goes On(1 episode)
1988 This Morning(1 episode)
1984 MTV Video Music Awards(1 episode) as Host - Himself
1984 MTV Video Music Awards(1 episode)
1975 Saturday Night Live(3 episodes) as Host
1953 The Academy Awards(1 episode) as Jack Black
1953 The Academy Awards(1 episode)

Production

2018 Tenacious D: Post-ApocalyptoExecutive Producer
2018 Tenacious D: Post-ApocalyptoProducer
2015 The D TrainProducer
2010 Gulliver's TravelsExecutive Producer
2007 Year of the DogProducer
2007 Acceptable TV(8 episodes)Producer
2007 The Making of 'The Pick of Destiny'Producer
2006 Tenacious D in The Pick of DestinyProducer
2006 Nacho LibreProducer
1997 Tenacious D(24 episodes)Producer

Creator

1997 Tenacious DCreator

Directing

2018 Tenacious D: Post-ApocalyptoDirector

Writing

2018 Tenacious D: Post-ApocalyptoWriter

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