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Jack Black

1969-08-28 Santa Monica, California, USA

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Thomas Jacob "Jack" Black (born August 28, 1969) is an American actor, comedian, musician, and songwriter. Black is known for his roles in the films High Fidelity (2000), Shallow Hal (2001), Orange County (2002), School of Rock (2003), Envy (2004), Gulliver's Travels (2010), Bernie (2011) and The House with a Clock in Its Walls (2018), in addition to his role in the Jumanji franchise. He also voices the giant panda named Po from DreamWorks Animation's Kung Fu Panda films. He gained Golden Globe nominations for his work in School of Rock and Bernie, and he was given a star on Hollywood's Walk of Fame in 2018.\n\nBlack is also the lead vocalist of the Grammy Award–winning comedy rock duo Tenacious D, which he formed in 1994 with long time friend, Kyle Gass. They have released multiple studio albums including their self titled debut Tenacious D, The Pick of Destiny, Rize of the Fenix, and Post-Apocalypto, in addition to their television series Tenacious D (1997–2000) and film Tenacious D in The Pick of Destiny (2006). Since 2018, Black has maintained a YouTube channel called Jablinski Games.


Minecraft Steve 2025-04-02
Kung Fu Panda 4 Po (voice) 2024-03-02
Dueling Dumplings Po (voice) 2024-04-09
Borderlands Claptrap (voice) 2024-08-07
Tenacious D and the Spicy Meatball Tour JB 2023-05-03
Free LSD (Special Appearance) 2023-01-20
Tenacious D: Rock Am Ring 2023 Self 2023-06-03
The Video Game Crash of 1983 Self 2023-10-21
The Alphabet Movie C 2023-04-14
Tenacious D Live Rock am Ring Self 2023-06-07
The Super Mario Bros. Movie Bowser (voice) 2023-04-05
Weird: The Al Yankovic Story Wolfman Jack 2022-09-08
How Did We Get Here? Self (archive footage) 2022-02-28
Dio: Dreamers Never Die Self 2022-09-28
Apollo 10½: A Space Age Childhood Grown Up Stan (voice) 2022-03-24
2021 Rock & Roll Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony Self 2021-11-20
Feeding America Comedy Festival Self 2020-05-10
Celebrity Escape Room Self - Game Master 2020-05-21
Dear Class of 2020 Self 2020-06-07
Happy Happy Joy Joy: The Ren & Stimpy Story Self 2020-01-28
One World: Together at Home Self 2020-04-18
This is (not) the greatest song in the world. JB 2020-04-28
Jumanji: The Next Level Professor Sheldon 'Shelly' Oberon 2019-12-04
Tenacious D: Rock In Rio 2019 Self 2019-09-28
Goosebumps 2: Haunted Halloween R. L. Stine (uncredited) 2018-10-11
Kung Fu Panda: The Emperor's Quest Po (voice) 2018-05-29
The Unexpected Race Sheriff 2018-10-14
Don't Worry, He Won't Get Far on Foot Dexter 2018-04-04
The House with a Clock in Its Walls Jonathan Barnavelt 2018-09-15
The Insufferable Groo Self 2018-06-07
The Words That Built America Reader - Declaration of Independence 2017-07-04
Tommy Can`t Sleep Big Tommy 2017-06-20
The Polka King Jan Lewan 2017-01-22
Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle Professor Sheldon 'Shelly' Oberon 2017-12-09
Kung Fu Panda 3 Po (voice) 2016-01-23
Richard Linklater: Dream Is Destiny Self 2016-08-05
Kung Fu Panda: Secrets of the Scroll Po (voice) 2016-01-05
Goosebumps R.L. Stine 2015-08-05
The D Train Dan Landsman 2015-05-08
Sesame Street: Play All Day with Elmo! Self 2015-09-01
DRONEZ: The Hunt for El Chingon Jamison Friend 2015-09-03
Heaven Adores You Self 2014-05-14
21 Years: Richard Linklater Self - Actor 2014-11-07
Harmontown Self 2014-03-08
Sex Tape YouPorn Owner 2014-07-17
The Sheik 2014-04-26
The Concert for Valor Self 2014-11-11
Metalocalypse: The Doomstar Requiem - A Klok Opera Dethklok's Original Manager / Fat Fan (voice) 2013-10-27
Dreamworks Holiday Classics Po (voice) 2012-10-30
The Roadie JB 2012-05-09
Bernie Bernie Tiede 2012-04-27
Girl & Chocolate - Pretty Sweet Self 2012-11-16
The Muppets Jack Black (uncredited) 2011-11-22
Conan O'Brien Can't Stop Self 2011-06-24
Kung Fu Panda: Secrets of the Masters Po (voice) 2011-12-12
Fight for Your Right Revisited MCA (B-Boys 2) 2011-04-22
The Big Year Brad Harris 2011-10-13
Kung Fu Panda 2 Po (voice) 2011-05-25
Kung Fu Panda Holiday Po (voice) 2010-11-26
Tenacious D Live at BlizzCon 2010 as JB 2010-10-23
Rush: Beyond The Lighted Stage Self 2010-06-29
Gulliver's Travels Lemuel Gulliver 2010-12-23
Year One Zed 2009-06-18
We Are One: The Obama Inaugural Celebration at the Lincoln Memorial Self 2009-01-18
Tenacious D: The Complete Masterworks 2 Self 2008-11-04
Tropic Thunder: Rain of Madness Jeff Portnoy 2008-08-26
VH1 Rock Honors: The Who Self 2008-07-17
D Tour: A Tenacious Documentary Self 2008-04-24
Tropic Thunder Jeff Portnoy 2008-08-09
Prop 8: The Musical Jesus Christ 2008-12-03
Be Kind Rewind Jerry 2008-01-20
Kung Fu Panda Po (voice) 2008-06-04
Kung Fu Panda: Secrets of the Furious Five Po (voice) 2008-11-08
Tenacious D: For the Ladies JB 2007-02-27
Margot at the Wedding Malcolm 2007-11-16
The Making of 'The Pick of Destiny' Self 2007-02-27
Walk Hard: The Dewey Cox Story Paul McCartney (uncredited) 2007-12-21
The Eighth Blunder of the World Self 2006-11-14
Tenacious D: Time Fixers JB 2006-11-14
Nacho Libre Nacho 2006-06-16
Awesometown George Washington 2006-01-23
Tenacious D in The Pick of Destiny JB 2006-11-22
The Holiday Miles Dumont 2006-12-08
Recreating the Eighth Wonder: The Making of 'King Kong' Self 2006-11-14
King Kong Carl Denham 2005-12-12
Club Oscar Lenny (voice) 2005-02-08
King Kong: Peter Jackson's Production Diaries Self 2005-12-13
Earth to America Self 2005-11-20
A Concert for Hurricane Relief Presenter 2005-09-02
Anchorman: The Legend of Ron Burgundy Motorcyclist 2004-06-28
Shark Tale Lenny (voice) 2004-09-20
Envy Nick Vanderpark 2004-04-30
The Present Self 2004-10-31
Melvin Goes to Dinner Mental Patient (uncredited) 2003-12-04
Tenacious D: In the Studio Self 2003-11-04
School of Rock Dewey Finn 2003-10-03
Tenacious D: The Complete Masterworks Self 2003-11-04
The Lewis Lectures Lewis (voice) 2002-12-05
Run Ronnie Run Lead Chimney Sweep 2002-01-20
Tenacious D: Rock Star Sperm for Sale JB 2002-10-20
Tenacious D: Live in London Self 2002-11-03
Ice Age Zeke (voice) 2002-03-10
Shallow Hal: Seeing Through the Make-up Self 2002-07-02
Orange County Lance Brumder 2002-01-11
Tenacious D: Butt Baby JB 2002-04-05
Reel Comedy: Shallow Hal Self 2001-11-06
Being 'Shallow Hal' Self 2001-11-06
Shallow Hal Hal 2001-11-01
Tenacious D: JB's BJ JB 2001-09-20
Saving Silverman J.D. McNugent 2001-02-09
High Fidelity Barry Judd 2000-03-17
Jesus' Son Georgie 2000-06-16
Cradle Will Rock Sid 1999-12-10
Heat Vision and Jack Jack Austin 1999-01-10
The Love Letter Fisherman (uncredited) 1999-05-21
I Still Know What You Did Last Summer Titus Telesco (uncredited) 1998-11-13
Johnny Skidmarks Jerry 1998-01-18
Enemy of the State Fiedler 1998-11-20
Bongwater Devlin 1998-04-18
The Jackal Ian Lamont 1997-11-14
Crossworlds Steve 1996-10-30
Mars Attacks! Billy Glenn Norris 1996-12-13
Bio-Dome Tenacious D 1996-01-12
The Cable Guy Rick 1996-06-10
The Fan Broadcast Technician 1996-08-15
Dead Man Walking Craig Poncelet 1995-12-29
Waterworld Pilot 1995-07-28
Bye Bye Love DJ at Party 1995-03-16
The NeverEnding Story III Slip 1994-10-26
Blind Justice Private 1994-06-25
The Innocent Marty Prago 1994-09-25
Marked for Murder Car Thief 1993-01-17
Demolition Man Wasteland Scrap 1993-10-08
Airborne Augie 1993-09-17
Bob Roberts Roger Davis 1992-09-04
Too Far from the Norm Rick 1987-01-01
The Glorious Octagon Of Destiny Self
Dear Santa Satan
Making Of School of Rock Self
Tenacious D: Live at the Mann Center Self
Oh Hell No Sherman