Jack Black Net Worth, How did the actor and comedian accumulate such wealth? Read on to find out more about Jack Black Net Worth, his life and career.
About Jack Black
He is an American musician, comedian, and actor from Santa Monica. He is mostly known for his performances in comedy films including ‘Shallow Hal’ (2001), ‘School of Rock’ (2003), ‘King Kong’ (2005), ‘The Holiday’ (2006) and ‘Tropic Thunder’ (2008).
He has been nominated for two Golden Globe Awards and he is the lead vocalist of the rock group ‘Tenacious D’ which was formed in 1994.
What is Jack Black Net worth? Keep reading to find out more about Jack Black Net Worth.
|Full Name:||Thomas Jacob Black|
|Date of Birth:||August 28, 1969|
|Net Worth:||$30 Million|
Jack Black Early Life and Career
Thomas Jacob Black was born in Santa Monica, California on the 28th of August, 1969. He is the son of Thomas William and Judith Love, his mother was born Jewish and his father converted to Judaism.
He was raised in the Jewish faith and attended a Hebrew school in his early years in school.
When Jack was at the age of 10 his parents divorced and he moved to Culver City with his father. For high school, he attended Poseidon School and also Crossroads School where he excelled in drama.
He later dropped out of school to pursue his career in movie entertainment.
Jack registered at UCLA where he made acquaintance with Tim Robbins who introduced him to ‘The Actor’s Gang’ and to the acting world. Robbins was the reason that Jack made his acting debut in 1992.
Jack appeared in various acting roles on television including ‘Northern Exposure’, ‘The Innocent’, ‘The X-Files’, ‘Picket Fences’ and ‘Life Goes On’.
He later appeared in small roles in movies such as ‘Demolition’, ‘Airborne’, ‘The Fan’, ‘Waterworld’, ‘The Cable Guy’, ‘Dead Man Walking’ and ‘Mars Attacks!’.
Gathering the attention of the movie industry with his performances, he bagged leading roles in the movies including ‘Nacho Libre’, ‘Shallow Hal’, ‘Year One’, ‘Tenacious D in The Pick of Destiny’ and ‘Gulliver’s Travels’.
Jack starred in ‘Yo Gabba Gabba!’ where he also sang songs in 2009. He appeared in the dark comedy ‘Bernie’ where he played the role of ‘Bernie Tiede’. His role was well-received by critics.
He starred in the Dan Harmon show ‘Computerman’, ‘Laserfart’ and ‘Timebelt’. Jack Black also appeared in ‘Awesometown’ as George Washington who took credit for other presidents’ accomplishments.
Jack recorded a song in 2012 for the Libary of Congress named ‘Book People Unite’ along with other celebrities. He recorded a song for ‘The Doomstar Requiem’ which was the fourth album of the metal band ‘Dethklok’.
He has starred along with a wide range of successful actors, including the likes of Kevin Hart and Dwayne Johnson.
Highlights of Jack Black Career
Tenacious D (Rock Band, 1994)
Shallow Hal (Movie, 2001)
School of Rock (Movie, 2003)
MTV Movie Award (Best Comedian, 2004)
King Kong (Movie, 2005)
The Holiday (Movie, 2006)
Tropic Thunder (Movie, 2008)
VGX Award for Best Voice (2009)
Gulliver’s Travels (Movie, 2010)
Bernie (Movie, 2011)
Broken Age (Video Game, 2014)
Goosebumps (Movie, 2015)
Audie Award for Young Listeners (2016)
Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle (Movie, 2017)
Jack Black Net Worth
As of 2019, Jack Black Net Worth is $30 Million. Jack Black Net Worth is mostly earned from his career as an actor and a comedian.
3 Success Lessons from Jack Black
Let’s take a look at some of the lessons we can learn from Jack Black:
- Do what you like to do
Doing what you like is freedom. Never forget who you are. The rest of the world will not just wear it like armor and it can never be used to hurt you.
- Life isn’t easy
Life helps if you remember that obstacles in your path are there to test you and to help you grow. If you never had a problem in your life, you wouldn’t be able to deal with life.
- Just keep going
No matter what you do, just keep going. Don’t quit, because a month from now you will be closer to your goal. Just keep going.
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