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Jack Black

Jack Black
Jack Black, Los Angeles, CA on October 4, 2011
Personal information
Birth nameThomas Jacob Black
Also known asJables, JB
GenresRock, comedy rock, hard rock, heavy metal, acoustic rock
OccupationMusician, songwriter, actor, comedian
InstrumentsVocals, guitar, percussion, keyboard
Years active1991 present
LabelsEpic, Sony BMG
Associated actsTenacious D, Queens of the Stone Age, Eagles of Death Metal, Probot, Foo Fighters, Meat Loaf, Ronnie James Dio

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Thomas Jacob "Jack" Black (born August 28, 1969) is an American comedian, actor and musician. He makes up one half of the comedy and satirical rock duo Tenacious D. The group has two albums as well as a television series and a film. His acting career is extensive, starring primarily as bumbling, cocky, but internally self-conscious outsiders in comedy films. He was a member of the Frat Pack, a group of comedians who have appeared together in several Hollywood films, and has been nominated for a Golden Globe award. He has also won an MTV Movie Award, and a Nickelodeon Kids Choice Award as well as hosting the 2006 and 2011 Kids Choice Awards.

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