Thomas Jacob "Jack" Black (born August 28, 1969 in Santa Monica, California) is an American actor, producer, comedian, and singer.
His acting career has been extensive, starring primarily in comedy films. He is best known for his roles in High Fidelity, Shallow Hal, School of Rock, King Kong, Nacho Libre, Tropic Thunder, The Holiday, Bernie and the Kung Fu Panda films. Black is considered a member of the so-called Frat Pack, a loose grouping of comic actors who have appeared together from an early age in various Hollywood films.
He has been nominated for two Golden Globe Awards. He is the lead vocalist of the comedic rock group Tenacious D, which he formed in 1994 with friend Kyle Gass.
In January 2006, Black became engaged to Tanya Haden. She is one of the triplet daughters of jazz double bassist Charlie Haden, with her sisters being violinist and singer Petra Haden and bass player Rachel Haden. Haden herself is an accomplished cellist. Both attended Crossroads School and met again 15 years after graduating, at a friend's birthday party. Black proposed marriage around Christmas 2005. They married on March 14, 2006, in Big Sur, California. Black's first son, Samuel Jason "Sammy" Black, was born on June 10, 2006, at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles.
On May 23, 2008, Black and his wife had their second son, Thomas David Black. Black described himself as an atheist; but now that he is a father, he has decided to raise his children in the Jewish faith and has also started going to a synagogue with them. Black endorsed Barack Obama's re-election campaign in 2012.
Source, modified: http://wikipedia.org
ARE YOU JACK BLACK'S BIGGEST FAN ????
You can own and manage this profile for FREE.
Just contact us to send us an email and we will send you the log-in and password to this profile so you can own and manage it.
(Profile created by celebUrate.com)