35 Facts About Vince Vaughn


Vince Vaughn continued his comedic roles in the 2010s with The Dilemma, The Watch, and The Internship.


Vince Vaughn began acting in the late 1980s, appearing in minor television roles before attaining wider recognition with the 1996 comedy-drama film Swingers.


Vince Vaughn appeared in Rudy, The Lost World: Jurassic Park, Return to Paradise, Psycho, The Cell, and Domestic Disturbance.


Vince Vaughn starred as Frank Semyon in the second season of the HBO anthology crime drama television series True Detective.


Vince Vaughn has dramatic roles such as in Hacksaw Ridge, Fighting with My Family, and Freaky.


Vince Vaughn was born in Minneapolis, Minnesota, to a wealthy family.


Vince Vaughn's mother, Sharon Eileen, is a real estate agent and stockbroker who was once ranked as one of the United States' top money managers by Bloomberg Wealth Manager magazine.


Vince Vaughn has Lebanese, Italian, Irish, English, and German ancestry.


Vince Vaughn grew up in Buffalo Grove, Illinois, where he played football and baseball and wrestled, although he has called himself "unathletic" and "very average" at high school sports.


Vince Vaughn then moved to Lake Forest, where he graduated from Lake Forest High School in 1988.


Vince Vaughn was introduced to musical theater at a young age and decided to become an actor in 1987.


Vince Vaughn has credited his mother as the inspiration behind his career, saying that "I saw her overcome stuff, and I thought if you worked hard at something you'd give yourself a chance".


In 1988, Vince Vaughn was cast in a Chevrolet television commercial and subsequently moved to Hollywood.


Vince Vaughn appeared in the 1989 season of the television series China Beach and in three CBS Schoolbreak Specials in 1990.


Vince Vaughn's first film role was 1993's Rudy playing Notre Dame football tailback Jamie O'Hara, where he struck up a friendship with Jon Favreau, who was a first-time actor.


Vince Vaughn did not receive wider success until his role in 1996's Swingers with Jon Favreau.


Vince Vaughn appeared in Dwight Yoakam's directorial debut movie South of Heaven, West of Hell.


Also in 2005, Vince Vaughn starred alongside Owen Wilson in Wedding Crashers, which grossed over $200 million at the United States box office.


In 2006, Vince Vaughn starred with Jennifer Aniston in the comedy drama The Break-Up.


In 2007, Vince Vaughn starred in the Christmas comedy Fred Claus, as a sarcastic, wild-at-heart older brother of Santa Claus.


In 2009, Vince Vaughn starred in Couples Retreat, a comedy chronicling four couples who partake in therapy sessions at a tropical island resort.


In February 2010, Vince Vaughn was among the nearly 80 musicians and actors to sing on the charity-single remake of We Are the World.


Vince Vaughn starred in Ron Howard's comedy, The Dilemma, released in January 2011.


On July 31,2012, it was announced that Vince Vaughn would be developing a reboot produced by CBS to the sitcom The Brady Bunch, which was taken off the air in 1974.


In 2013, Vince Vaughn co-wrote and starred alongside Wedding Crashers co-star Owen Wilson in The Internship.


In 2018, Vaughn co-starred alongside Mel Gibson in Dragged Across Concrete, his second collaboration with S Craig Zahler, whom he previously worked with the year before on Brawl in Cell Block 99.


On January 20,2022, it was announced that Vince Vaughn will produce a sequel to the 1983 film A Christmas Story entitled A Christmas Story Christmas with Peter Billingsley through his production company Wild West Picture Show Productions for Warner Bros.


In 2005, Vince Vaughn began dating Jennifer Aniston, his co-star in The Break-Up.


In late 2006, Vince Vaughn filed a lawsuit against three tabloid magazines accusing them of falsely claiming that he had been unfaithful to Aniston.


In March 2009, it was reported that Vince Vaughn was engaged to Canadian realtor Kyla Weber.


Vince Vaughn supported Republican presidential candidate Ron Paul in both the 2008 and 2012 elections, and Rand Paul in the 2016 election.


In June 2015, Vince Vaughn expressed his opposition to gun control.


In 2016, Vince Vaughn began training Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu at the Gracie Academy in Torrance, California and received his blue belt in February 2018.


On June 10,2018, Vince Vaughn was arrested on suspicion of drunken driving and resisting arrest in Manhattan Beach, California after failing a sobriety test at a police checkpoint.


In May 2019, Vince Vaughn was convicted of a reduced charge of reckless driving after he entered into a no contest plea and sentenced to three years' probation and ordered to undergo a three-month alcohol abuse program.