Jack Black
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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. Black 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.
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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. Black 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.
Known For
The X-Files
Saturday Night Live
Late Night with Seth Meyers
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno
Jimmy Kimmel Live!
The Daily Show
E! True Hollywood Story
MTV Video Music Awards
Will & Grace
The Graham Norton Show
The Kelly Clarkson Show
The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson
Rick and Morty
The Simpsons
Community
The Fall Guy
Space Ghost Coast to Coast
The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon
American Idol
The Late Show with Stephen Colbert
The Mandalorian
Touched by an Angel
Celebrities Uncensored
The Office
The Single Guy
Drunk History
History of the World: Part II
The Eric Andre Show
MTV Movie & TV Awards
Good Mythical Morning
The Joel McHale Show with Joel McHale
The Golden Palace
Eli Roth's History of Horror
Celebrity Wheel of Fortune
Kids' Choice Awards
iCarly
Mr. Show with Bob and David
Last Call with Carson Daly
All-American Girl
Picket Fences
Clone High
Brain Games
Welcome to Sweden
Another Period
Big Nate
Drake & Josh
The Muppets
Walk Hard: The Dewey Cox Story
Run Ronnie Run
The Jay Leno Show
Anchorman: The Legend of Ron Burgundy
Demolition Man
Weird: The Al Yankovic Story
The Oscars
Home Movie: The Princess Bride
2021 Rock & Roll Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony
I Still Know What You Did Last Summer
Bio-Dome
Mars Attacks!
Sex Tape
Bob Roberts
The Jackal
Minecraft
Tom Goes to the Mayor
Pride & Joy
Ice Age
Don't Worry, He Won't Get Far on Foot
The Super Mario Bros. Movie
The Holiday
Shark Tale
Tropic Thunder
We Are One With President-Elect Barack Obama
Borderlands
Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle
Margot at the Wedding
Jumanji: The Next Level
The NeverEnding Story III
Orange County
Tenacious D
King Kong
The Concert for Valor
The Polka King
Kung Fu Panda 2
Kung Fu Panda: Secrets of the Masters
Kung Fu Panda: The Dragon Knight
Kung Fu Panda 4
Kung Fu Panda 3
The Brink
Kung Fu Panda Holiday
Tenacious D: The Complete Masterworks
Late Night with Conan O'Brien
Be Kind Rewind
School of Rock
Kung Fu Panda: Secrets of the Scroll
Kung Fu Panda
Kung Fu Panda: Secrets of the Furious Five
Kung Fu Panda: The Emperor's Quest
Nacho Libre
The House with a Clock in Its Walls
Tenacious D in The Pick of Destiny
Gulliver's Travels
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