Dennis William Quaid is an American actor known for his comedic and dramatic roles. First gaining widespread attention in the 1980s, his career rebounded in the 1990s after he overcame an addiction to drugs and an eating disorder. For Disney, he portrayed Nick Parker in the 1998 remake of The Parent Trap and Jim Morris in The Rookie. He also guest-starred on Muppets Tonight in Episode 207. Additionally, he played Dexter Cornell in the 1988 Touchstone Pictures film, D.O.A., Cooper Tilson in the 2003 film, Cold Creek Manor, and Sam Houston in the 2004 film, The Alamo. He is also the younger brother of Randy Quaid. Disney Roles Nick Parker(The Parent Trap)Jim Morris(The Rookie)Add a photo to this galleryGallery Dennis Quaid on Muppets Tonight.Dennis Quaid with his eldest son, Jack attending the Armani and Cinema Society Screening of Truth in October 2015.Dennis Quaid visits Jimmy Kimmel Live in January 2017.Add a photo to this galleryTrivia He was considered for the role of Obi-Wan Kenobi in Star Wars: The Phantom Menace. Retrieved from "https://disney.fandom.com/wiki/Dennis_Quaid?oldid=3534760" Categories: People 1950s births Actors American actors Males People from Texas Muppets Tonight Guest Stars American film actors The Parent Trap Touchstone Pictures The Rookie The Muppets ABC Community content is available under CC-BY-SA unless otherwise noted.