American actor, comedian, singer, and producer Jack Black gained his popularity mainly through comedy films, typically High Fidelity (2000), which earned him a Blockbuster Entertainment Award for Favorite Supporting Actor – Comedy/Romance and other five nominations and Tropic Thunder (2008), for which he won Boston Society of Film Critics Award for Best Cast. He also provided her voice for Po in Kung Fu Panda 2 and was nominated for Teen Choice Award, Kids' Choice Award and People's Choice Award. In singing career, he is active in the comedic rock group Tenacious D, founded in 1994 with friend Kyle Gass, in which he is the lead vocalist.
In 1982, he made his appearance in a commercial for the Activision game Pitfall! when he was a child. After attending the Poseidon School and the Crossroads School, he entered UCLA but then dropped out to join entertainment industry.
On March 14, 2006, he got married to Tanya Haden with two sons named Samuel Jason Black (born June 10, 2006) and Thomas David Black (born May 23, 2008).