Jack Quaid

Jack Quaid

Date Of Birth24 April 1992
Age25 years 7 months 16 days
Day of BirthFriday
Place Of BirthLos Angeles, California, United States
Professions Writer , Actor
Nickname Jack
Full Name Jack Henry Quaid

Personal Information
Residence Los Angeles, California, United States
Mother Tongue English
Language English
Star SignTaurus
Nationality American
Ethnicity Caucasian
Complexion White
Sexual Orientation Straight
Family Information
Father Dennis Quaid (Actor; born April 9, 1954)
Mother Meg Ryan (Actress; born November 19, 1961)
Sister Daisy True Ryan (Adopted; born November 2004)
Cousin Amanda Quaid (Paternal; born May 29, 1983; father-Randy Quaid; Mother- Ella Jolly)
Uncles Randy Quaid (Paternal; born October 1, 1950)
Buddy Quaid (Paternal; born November 26, 1974)
Grandfathers William Rudy Quaid (Paternal; born November 21, 1923)
Harry Hyra (Maternal; Actress/ English Teacher)
Grandmothers Susan Duggan (Maternal; math teacher.)
Juanita B Quaid (Paternal;)
Aunt Evi Quaid (Paternal; born August 2, 1963)
Stepmothers P. J. Soles
Kimberly Buffington Quaid
Stepsister Zoe Grace Quaid (Paternal; born November 8, 2007)
Body Build Average
Stepbrother Thomas Boone Quaid (Paternal; born November 8, 2007)
Education Qualifications
Education (Graduation) Experimental Theatre, Tisch School of the Arts, NYU
Alma MaterTisch School of the Arts
Body Features & Measurements
Height188 CM
1.88 M
6 Feet 2 Inches
74 Inches
Eye colorLight Blue
Hair colorlight brown
Love, Romance, Marriage
Girlfriends Lizzy McGroder (2016-)
Tayler Vee Robinson (2015-16)
Career Information
Debut (Movie) The Hunger Games(2012)
Years Active 2012-
Debut (TV) Mrs.(2013)
Favorites, Hobbies, Likes/ Dislikes
Favorite Music BandRolling Stones
Social Networks, Web links
Wiki PageWiki Page
Facebook ProfileFacebook Profile
Twitter ProfileTwitter Profile
Instagram ProfileInstagram Profile
YouTube ChannelYouTube Channel
More Information
Net worth$1 Million

Biography

Jack Quaid is an American actor. He is popular for portraying the character of Marvel in The Hunger Games(2012) (Directed by Gary Ross; base on novel by Suzanne Collins) an American science fiction adventure film & its sequel (The Hunger Games: Catching Fire) in 2013.

Childhood, Family, Personal Life

Jack Quaid was born on 24th April 1992 in Los Angeles, California to actor Dennis Quaid(Father) & actress Meg Ryan(Mother). Both his parents are Hollywood superstars.

Jack Quaid childhood photo with mother Meg Ryan

Image: Jack Quaid childhood photo with mother Meg Ryan

 Jack Quaid with Father Dennis Quaid

Image: Jack Quaid with Father Dennis Quaid

He grew up in Santa Monica, He went to school there. His parents divorced in 2001, after the divorce Jack moved in with his mother. Meg Ryan has adopted a girl named Daisy Ryan.

Jack Quaid Family: Meg Ryan(Mother), Daisy Ryan(sister)

Image: Jack Quaid Family: Meg Ryan(Mother), Daisy Ryan(sister)

Video: Jack Quaid & sister Daisy Ryan talking

Girlfriend: He has a girlfriend named Lizzy McGroder, Lizzy is a model & Comedian, they have been together since 2016.

Jack Quaid with girlfriend Lizzy McGroder

Image: Jack Quaid with girlfriend Lizzy McGroder

Career

Jack's first acting role was in the school drama 'A Midsummer Night's Dream'. He played the role of Nick Bottom. It was a success and encouraged him to seek career in acting.

The Hunger Games(2012) was his debut movie and remains one of the most popular, he continued his role in the sequel movie The Hunger Games: Catching Fire(2013). Jack made his TV debut on Mrs.(2013), where he appeared in the episode titled 'The Blind Date'. He had been part of an experimental short film with friends title 'The Invasion of the Douchebags'

Jack portrayed the lead role of 'Clark Morelle' in the TV series Vinyl(2016), the series was discontinued after the first 10 episodes. He had a guest role in the TV series Workaholics(2017).

Some of the other well known movies he has been part of are: Just Before I Go(2014), Ithaca(2015) (directed by his mother Meg Ryan), Tragedy Girls(2017), Logan Lucky(2017), Rampage(2018)

 Jack Quaid Interesting Facts

  • Jack co-created (with Eve Hewson) a short movie named Roadies(2015) through crowd funding on the website Indiegogo.com
  • He is of English, German, Irish, Polish, Scottish descent.
  • Jack was a sophomore at NYU when he made his debut in movies (The Hunger Games)
  • His parents got married on the Valentine's Day of 1991.
  • He grew up learning & performing Stunts and magic tricks as a kid.
  • He got trained in acting at the 'Stonestreet Studios'.
  • While in college he wrote and performed in a live sketch comedy show.
  • As a child he fell in love with Classic Rock because of his father's habit of playing Rock on Car stereo.
  • His Twitter bio(September 2017) reads 'A man made out of pool noodles'.
  • He was hated for his role in The Hunger Games, it sure is a compliment for a lead negative role.
  • He was a class clown, he made his friends laugh, he was their moral support in school.
  • Jack was not auditioned for the role of 'Fish Bang' in the movie Logan Lucky(2017), Soderberg had decided on him even without an audition.
  • He was opposed to the presidential candidate Donald Trump, however after Trump's win Jack felt it was an opportunity to protest for the equal rights.
  • He hasn't watched 'Game of Thrones'.
  • He writes for a sketch group named 'Sasquatch'. He makes short movies with them and often publishes videos with them on youtube.
  • He likes partying and feels partying can save the world.
  • He joined ASPGA, an organization which fights cruelty against animals.
  • His parents Dennis & Mega have watched all the episodes of Vinyl(2016) despite it having lot of drugs & sex.

 Jack Quaid Quotes

  • When I got casted for the movie (Hunger Games), I was told that people would be spitting on me in the streets because of my character.
  • I've been on sets my whole life, But this is the first time in front of the camera.
  • I just don’t consider myself a cool person at all
  • As a celebrity, you need to actually go out there and try to change things.
  • As a straight white guy I'm not much affected by Trump's election. I was watching the results in a bar with my girlfriend, she has many friends who are gay, of color. It was saddening to see them feel scared & disappointed after the results.
  • I acknowledge fully the way that I grew up was not normal, But at the same time, it was normal in the sense they are still a mom and a dad.
  • I would notice kids at school would want to be my friend for the wrong reasons
  • My parents got divorced when I was eight, You're old enough to know what's going on, but young enough to be kind of naive about it.


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