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Jack Black

Actor, Producer, Writer, Director, Additional Credits
Born August 28, 1969 (54 years)
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.
Movies & Shows on Plex
  • Bernie
  • The D Train
  • Entertainment
  • Crossworlds
  • The Birthday Boys
  • Unexpected Race
Known For
  • Kung Fu Panda
  • School of Rock
  • Kung Fu Panda 2
  • King Kong
  • Kung Fu Panda 3
  • Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle
  • Tropic Thunder
  • Tenacious D in the Pick of Destiny
  • Ice Age
  • Year One
  • Goosebumps
  • Jumanji: The Next Level
  • Nacho Libre
  • Be Kind Rewind
  • Bernie
  • The Holiday
  • Gulliver's Travels
  • Shallow Hal
  • The Super Mario Bros. Movie
  • The House with a Clock in Its Walls
  • Shark Tale
  • High Fidelity
  • Kung Fu Panda 4
  • The Cable Guy

Filmography

2025
Minecraft · as Steve
2024
Borderlands · as Claptrap (voice)
2024
Kung Fu Panda 4 · as Po (voice)
2023
The Super Mario Bros. Movie · as Bowser (voice)
2023
History of the World, Part II (TV Series) · as Joseph Stalin
2023
Free LSD · as (special Appearance)
2022
Weird: The Al Yankovic Story · as Wolfman Jack
2022
Kung Fu Panda: The Dragon Knight (TV Series) · as Po (voice)
2022
Apollo 10½: A Space Age Childhood · as Grown Up Stan (voice)
2022
Big Nate (TV Series) · as Brad Gunter (voice)
2021
2020
Home Movie: The Princess Bride (TV Series) · as Westley
2019
Jumanji: The Next Level · as Professor Sheldon 'shelly' Oberon
2019
The Mandalorian (TV Series) · as Captain Bombardier
2019
2018
2018
2018
Goosebumps 2: Haunted Halloween · as R. l. Stine (uncredited)
2018
Tenacious D in Post-Apocalypto (TV Series) · as Jb
2018
The House with a Clock in Its Walls · as Jonathan Barnavelt
2018
Gorillaz: Humility · as Beachside Busker
2018
2017
The Polka King · as Jan Lewan
2017
Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle · as Professor Sheldon 'shelly' Oberon
2017
The Words That Built America · as Reader - Declaration Of Independence
2016
2016
Great Minds with Dan Harmon (TV Series) · as Ludwig Van Beethoven
2016
Kung Fu Panda 3 · as Po (voice)
2016
2015
2015
Goosebumps · as R.l. Stine
2015
Documentary Now! (TV Series) · as Jamison Friend
2015
The Brink (TV Series) · as Alex Talbot
2015
The D Train · as Dan Landsman
2015
The Last Man on Earth (TV Series) · as Rear Admiral Roy Billups
2014
2014
2014
Sex Tape · as Youporn Owner
2014
2013
Rick and Morty (TV Series) · as Lithdor (voice)
2013
Metalocalypse: The Doomstar Requiem - A Klok Opera · as Dethklok's Original Manager / Fat Fan (voice)
2013
2013
Ghost Ghirls (TV Series) · as Montgomery
2013
Drunk History (TV Series) · as Elvis Presley
2013
Another Period (TV Series) · as Dan Ringley
2012
2012
2012
The Roadie · as Jb
2012
2012
2012
2011
2011
Bernie · as Bernie Tiede
2011
2011
The Muppets · as Jack Black (uncredited)
2011
The Big Year · as Brad Harris
2011
Kung Fu Panda 2 · as Po (voice)
2011
2011
Workaholics (TV Series) · as Pritchard
2010
Gulliver's Travels · as Lemuel Gulliver
2010
Kung Fu Panda Holiday · as Po (voice)
2010
Shalom Sesame (TV Series) · as Cast
2009
Community (TV Series) · as Buddy
2009
Year One · as Zed
2008
2008
Prop 8: The Musical · as Jesus Christ
2008
2008
Tropic Thunder · as Jeff Portnoy
2008
Kung Fu Panda · as Po (voice)
2008
Be Kind Rewind · as Jerry
2007
Margot at the Wedding · as Malcolm
2007
Drunk History (TV Series) · as Ben Franklin
2007
Walk Hard: The Dewey Cox Story · as Paul Mccartney (uncredited)
2007
iCarly (TV Series) · as Aspartamay
2007
2007
2006
The Holiday · as Miles Dumont
2006
2006
Metalocalypse (TV Series) · as Dethklok's Original Manager
2006
Nacho Libre · as Nacho
2005
Awesometown · as George Washington
2005
King Kong · as Carl Denham
2005
2005
2005
The Office (US) (TV Series) · as Sam
2005
Club Oscar · as Lenny (voice)
2004
Tom Goes to the Mayor (TV Series) · as Trapper Jb (voice)
2004
Shark Tale · as Lenny (voice)
2004
2004
Envy · as Nick Vanderpark
2004
Laser Fart (TV Series) · as The Elegant Hunter
2004
Cracking Up (TV Series)
2003
Melvin Goes to Dinner · as Mental Patient (uncredited)
2003
School of Rock · as Dewey Finn
2003
Computerman (TV Series) · as Computerman
2002
The Lewis Lectures · as Lewis (voice)
2002
Clone High (TV Series) · as Pusher / Larry Hardcore (voice)
2002
Lord of the Piercing · as Jack The Elf
2002
Icons (TV Series)
2002
Ice Age · as Zeke (voice)
2002
Run Ronnie Run · as Lead Chimney Sweep
2002
Orange County · as Lance Brumder
2001
Shallow Hal · as Hal
2001
Tenacious D: Wonderboy · as Wonderboy
2001
Frank's Book · as Performance Hipster
2001
Saving Silverman · as J.d. Mcnugent
2001
The Andy Dick Show (TV Series) · as J.d
2000
High Fidelity · as Barry Judd
1999
Jesus' Son · as Georgie
1999
1999
Foo Fighters: Learn to Fly · as Airline Mechanics
1999
The Love Letter · as Fisherman (uncredited)
1999
Heat Vision and Jack · as Jack Austin
1998
Bongwater · as Devlin
1998
Enemy of the State · as Fiedler
1998
I Still Know What You Did Last Summer · as Titus Telesco (uncredited)
1998
Will & Grace (TV Series) · as Dr. Isaac Hershberg
1998
Johnny Skidmarks · as Jerry
1997
Tenacious D (TV Series) · as Jack 'jb' Black
1997
The Jackal · as Ian Lamont
1996
1996
Mars Attacks! · as Billy Glenn Norris
1996
The Fan · as Broadcast Technician
1996
The Cable Guy · as Rick
1996
1996
Bio-Dome · as Tenacious D
1995
Dead Man Walking · as Craig Poncelet
1995
Mr. Show (TV Series) · as Gay Guy / Moviegoer
1995
The Single Guy (TV Series) · as Randy
1995
Waterworld · as Pilot
1995
Bye Bye Love · as Dj At Party
1994
1994
The Innocent · as Marty Prago
1994
Touched by an Angel (TV Series) · as Monte
1994
All-American Girl (TV Series) · as Tommy
1994
Blind Justice · as Private
1994
Monty (TV Series) · as Doug
1993
1993
Demolition Man · as Wasteland Scrap
1993
Airborne · as Augie
1993
The X-Files (TV Series) · as Bart 'zero' Liquori
1993
Marked for Murder · as Car Thief
1992
Great Scott! (TV Series) · as Ray
1992
Picket Fences (TV Series) · as Curtis Williams
1992
The Golden Palace (TV Series) · as Cab Driver
1992
Bob Roberts · as Roger Davis
1992
1991
Our Shining Moment · as Teenage Boy
1990
Northern Exposure (TV Series) · as Kevin Wilkins
1989
The Simpsons (TV Series) · as Milo (voice)
1989
Life Goes On (TV Series) · as Skinhead
1989
Troldspejlet (TV Series) · as Lemuel Gulliver
1987
Kids' Choice Awards (TV Series) · as Host
1984
Jeopardy! (TV Series) · as Po
1983
The New Leave It to Beaver (TV Series) · as Nick
1981
The Fall Guy (TV Series) · as Chuck

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