26 Facts About Jack Black

1. Jack Black is the lead vocalist of the comedic rock group Tenacious D which he formed in 1994 with friend Kyle Gass.

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2. In 2000, Jack Black appeared in High Fidelity as a wild employee in John Cusack's record store, a role he considers his breakout.

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3. Jack Black gained recurring roles on the HBO sketch comedy series, Mr Show.

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4. Jack Black was raised in the Jewish faith, attending Hebrew school and celebrating a Bar Mitzvah.

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5. Jack Black starred in the blockbuster adventure comedy hit Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle, costarring Dwayne Johnson and Kevin Hart.

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6. Jack Black was born on August 28, 1969, in Santa Monica, California.

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7. Jack Black Cats tied up deals for top transfer target Will Grigg, as well as Lewis Morgan and young Tottenham striker Kazaiah Sterling on transfer deadline day, adding to deals to sign Grant Leadbitter and Jimmy Dunne.

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8. Jack Black has since started going to a synagogue with them.

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9. Jack Black sings the parts for Dethklok's original band manager as well as a blogger.

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10. In 2012, Jack Black joined up with other celebrities to record "Book People Unite", a song sponsored by the Library of Congress, and RIF.

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11. Jack Black performed a cover of Marvin Gaye's "Let's Get It On" in the last sequence of High Fidelity.

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12. Jack Black was a guest star on an episode of The Ellen DeGeneres Show entitled "Ellen the Musical", alongside Broadway star Kristin Chenoweth and teenage singer-actress Olivia Olson.

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13. Jack Black reprised the Stine and Slappy roles in the film's 2018 sequel, Goosebumps 2: Haunted Halloween.

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14. In 2018, Jack Black appeared in the music video for Gorillaz song "Humility".

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15. In 2016, Jack Black joined the climate change documentary show Years of Living Dangerously as one of its celebrity correspondents.

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16. Jack Black presented the tribute to rock legends Led Zeppelin when the band were named as 2012 recipients of Kennedy Center Honors.

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17. Jack Black provided an introduction for the unaired sketch comedy Awesometown, donning a Colonial-era military uniform.

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18. Jack Black appeared in the post-Super Bowl episode of The Office along with Cloris Leachman and Jessica Alba in a fake movie within the show.

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19. In 2004, Jack Black guest-starred in the first episode of Cartoon Network's Adult Swim show Tom Goes to the Mayor.

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20. Jack Black starred in one of his few dramatic roles as the obsessed filmmaker Carl Denham in Peter Jackson's 2005 remake of King Kong, a performance he based on Orson Welles.

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21. In 2000, Jack Black appeared in the movie High Fidelity as a wild employee in John Cusack's record store, a role he considers his breakout.

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22. Jack Black had a small role in True Romance as a security guard, but the scene was deleted.

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23. Jack Black was accompanied by his friend who had merged with a motorcycle, voiced by Owen Wilson.

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24. In 1995 and 1996, Jack Black gained recurring roles in the HBO sketch comedy series, Mr Show.

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25. Jack Black was raised Jewish, attending Hebrew school and becoming a bar mitzvah.

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26. Jack Black is the lead vocalist of the comedic rock duo Tenacious D which he formed in 1994 with friend Kyle Gass.

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