Thomas Jacob "Jack" Black
is an American actor, comedian, musician, and producer who is best known for his various film roles such as Dewey Finn in School of Rock
, Carl Denham in Peter Jackson's 2005
remake of King Kong
, Ignacio/Nacho in Nacho Libre
, and Jerry McLean in Be Kind Rewind
. He is also well-known for voicing Zeke
in the 2002
Blue Sky Studios film Ice Age
in DreamWorks' Shark Tale
, and Master Po
, the main character in the Kung Fu Panda franchise
For Disney, he played Fiedler in The Enemy of the State, made a guest star appearance in Take Two with Phineas and Ferb and in the 2011 film The Muppets.
Additionally, Black posed, alongside Will Ferrell and Jason Segel, as one of the Hitchhiking Ghosts in "Where You Can Go On The Ride of Your Afterlife" in the Disney Dream Portrait Series. He also played Sid in Cradle Will Rock and Barry Judd in High Fidelity.
Jack Black speaks onstage at the 17th Annual Hollywood Film Awards in October 2013.
Jack Black speaks at the 2014 San Diego Comic Con.
Jack Black speaks onstage at the 72nd annual Golden Globes in January 2015.
Jack Black performs onstage during the 4th annual Light Up the Blues ceremony in May 2016.
Jack Black visiting Jimmy Kimmel Live in November 2016.
Jack Black and Jenny Slate
attending the 2017 Sundance Film Festival.
Jack Black speaks at the 2017 CinamaCon.
Jack Black attending the 2018 Sundance Film Festival.
Jack Black with his sons Samuel and Thomas at the 2018 E3 Gaming Convention.
Jack Black poses at his Hollywood Walk of Fame ceremony in September 2018.