Jack Black age, children, divorce, height, jumanji

Monday 19th March 2018 actor comedian musician producer singer voice artist writer


Do you know the American singer, producer, actor, comedian, writer, producer and musician Jack Black? He is a multi-talented man who has starred in numerous comedy films like Shallow Hal, School of Rock, King Kong, The Holiday and the Kung Fu Panda franchise. He is also the lead vocalist of the comedic rock group Tenacious D. You may know about his professional life, but how much do you know about his personal life? Is he married? Is he gay? How much does he earn?

Caption: A multi-talented man, Jack Black

Let’s know about his personal life: Age, height, net worth, wife, children, divorce, Tanya Haden, wiki, bio, movies, Jumanji, and band.

Early life

Jack Black was conceived on August 28, 1969 in Santa Monica, California to mother Judith and father Thomas William Black who are satellite engineers. His mother also worked on the Hubble Space Telescope. At the age of 10, his parents got divorced and he moved to Culver City with his father yet visited his mother’s home frequently. He belongs to American nationality and mixed ethnicity of Ashkenazi Jewish, Northern Irish, Scottish, English, German, remote French and Welsh. He is currently running at the age of forty-nine. Talking about his height, he has an average height of 5 ft 6 inch

Education and Career

Moving towards his education, Jack attended Poseidon School which is a private secondary school designed for students struggling in the traditional school system. Later, he attended the Crossroads School where he excelled in drams. He also attended UCLA.
At the age of 13 he acted in a television commercial for the video game Pitfall in 1982. He also played in shows like Life Goes On, Northern Exposure, Mr. Show, Picket Fences, The Golden Palace and The X- Files. He has appeared in various other movies and television shows. He played a role opposite Gwyneth Paltrow in the romantic comedy Shallow Hal. He also played a role as music teacher in School of Rock. Some other movies he played are The Polka King, Welcome to Sweden, Ghost Ghirls, The Big Year, Bernie. He is not only an actor but also a musician. He is also known as JB and is the lead singer for the comedy rock band Tenacious D.

Personal life

Jack Black had a relationship with actress and comedian Kathy Griffin. He was also linked with actress and comedian Laura Kightlinger from 1997 to 2005. Jack Black and Tanya Haden met 15 years after graduating from Crossroads School at a friend’s birthday party. The couple got engaged in January 2006. Tanya is the daughter of jazz double bassist Charlie Haden. The couple got married on March 14, 2006, in Big Sur, California. Black and his wife have two sons Samuel Jason and Thomas David Black. Talking about his earnings, he has a net worth of $30 million dollars yet his salary is not disclosed.

Caption: Jack with his wife and two children

Awards and Achievements

In 2001, Jack won Blockbuster Entertainment Awards for Favourite Supporting Actor for High Fidelity. In 2003, Jack won Phoenix Film Festival award for Best Ensemble Acting for Melvin Goes to Dinner along with other members. In the following year, he won DVD Exclusive Awards for Best Original Song in a DVD Premiere Movie for Run Ronnie Run with other members. In 2004, Jack won ShoWest Convention, USA award for Comedy Star of the Year. In 2009, Jack won Spike Video Game Awards for Best Voice for Brutal legend.

Caption: Jack black in HB Golden Globes Party

Filmography and Television series

In 1990s he worked in movies like Bob Roberts, Airborne, Demolition Man, The NeverEnding Story II, Bye Bye Love, Dead Man Walking, Waterworld, Bio-Dome, The Cable Guy, The Fan, Mars Attacks, Bongwater, Crossworlds, The Jackal, Enemy of the State, I Still Know What You Did Last Summer, The Love Letter and many more. In 2000s he worked in movies like: High Fidelity, Saving Silverman, Shallow Hal, Orange Country, Run Ronnie Run, Ice Age, Melvin Goes to dinner, School of Rock, Envy, Nacho Liber, The Holiday, Walk Hard, Kung Fu Panda, The Secrets of the Furious Five and many more. Talking about his television series, he worked in TV shows like: Our Shining Moment, The Golden Palace, Life Goes On, Northern Exposure, Marked for Murder, Blind Justice, the Innocent, All-American Girl, Pride and Joy, The Single Guy, Touched by an Angel, The X-Files, Wild and Grace and many more.

Social network sites

Talking about his social networking sites, Jack has 7.2M followers and likes on his Facebook account. His Instagram has 2.3M followers and 374 posts. His Twitter account has 208k followers and 18 posts.

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