Dennis Quaid is born on 9 April in 1954 in Houston, Texas, USA. He is an American actor widely famous for his comedy roles. His parents were Juanita Bonniedale, a real estate agent and Rudy Quaid, who is an electrician. He learnt Mandarin, acting in dramas when he was a student at Bellaire High School. Then he continued to study at Houston University. He dropped from the school before he could finish his degree. His brother Randy Quaid is already having a successful career in acting. So he moved to his brother in Los Angeles and carried to pursue a film with his brother. When he as in Bellaire High School, he got a nickname of Dennis Quand because he was so obsessed with the Bond film character. He acted in Breaking Away in 1979 and The Right Stuff in 1983 and very good reviews.

He is well known for his comedic and dramatic roles. He starred in the films Enemy Mine in 1985, Innerspace in 1987 and The Big Easy in 1987. He also got name and fame for his role of Jerry Lee Lewis in Great Balls of Fire in 1989. He also acted in a lead role for the song ‘Thing Called Love’, the Bonnie Raitt music video. Then he has worked in many movies like 'Dragonheart', 'The Parent Trap', 'Any Given Sunday', 'The Rookie', 'Frequency', 'In Good Company', 'Far from Heaven', 'Vantage Point' and many more. He has done a guest cameo appearance in the episode of SpongeBob SquarePants played the role of Captain Redbeard in 2009. He also played as Bill Clinton US President in the film The Special Relationship in 2010. He recently played the role of Vegas TV Drama series.

He also received many awards. He got New York Film Critics Circle Award for his role in Far from Heaven for Best Supporting Award, Online Film Critics Society Award for the same, and many more. He also received nominations for Best Supporting Actor for many other awards. He was married three times. There have been accusations against him about substance abuse. He had a history of abuse of cocaine.

He has also done many charity works like Dennis Quaid Charity Weekend in Austin. He also works in New Orleans with International Hospital for Children. Apart from acting, he is also a great musician. He plays with a band The Sharks. He has a license for a plane. He is also a five handicap golfer. He was also considered in the film BJ and the Bear in 1978 for the role of BJ Mckay. Finally by 2015, he acted in three films which were nominated for Best Picture Oscar for The Right Stuff, Traffic and Breaking Away.

Denis Leary English Actor

Denis Leary

Denis Leary was born on 18th August 1957 in Worcester of United States. He is active in the Hollywood film industry right from the year 1987 until the present. The genres he worked ahead include Observational, Black, Insult, Satire, and Musical comedy. He thus established himself as a prominent artist in all the genres. He is famous as a comedian, and that is when he got into the Hollywood film industry. He was highly regarded for doing the comical roles that make out to be a hit. He received the prestigious doctorate in the year 2005. The arena of work he does in the Hollywood film industry includes acting, writing, singing, producing films and in doing comical roles. He did a prominent role in the movie namely The Amazing Spiderman that got released in the year 2012. He won four awards for his acting in the Film Festivals. He also wrote the screenplay for movies. He acted in more than thirty movies in the Hollywood Cinema, and he is highly regarded for his roles played in the movies. He has also given the voice for the famous children movie Ice Age, and it was noticeable as well. Taking into account the television industry, he acted in more than fifteen serials, and all are huge hits. He did a laudable job in the arena of acting and producing the TV serials and movies. He got a lot of fan followers, and his performances in acting are immensely regarded by the critics as well. The best part is that his roles are all quite memorable, and he has done a good job as far as his acting is concerned. All his movies and Television series were adored a lot by his fans and audiences. He thus made a real impact in all the works he has done in Hollywood. He has done a commendable job as a whole in the Hollywood film industry.

Previous

DeRay Davis

DeRay Davis is an actor and a standup comedian from America and was born in Illinois. He started his career as a comedian in comedy clubs. Later after shifting to Los Angeles, he became the winner in the competition ‘Comedy Central Laugh Riots’. His talent and skill as a comedian stood out in Cedric the Entertainer. DeRay Davis has also worked in many movies like Barbershop 2 and Barbershop. He has appeared in television shows like Nick Cannon's Wild 'N Out (MTV), Empire, Comic View (BET), Entourage(HBO), Hip Hop Squares (MTV) and Reno 9111. Davis has also hosted a game show ‘Mind of a Man’. Davis has also made several appearances in Kanye West’s music albums like Late Registration and The College Dropout. He had received acclaim for impersonating Bernie Mac, another standup comedian. He has also appeared in the music video of West for the album Through the Wire. Some of his other appearances include Yo (Excuse Me Miss), Long Way 2 Go, Doe Boy Fresh and Game over. He is one of the scant artists to have entered the theatrical remake of 21 Jump street. Davis in this one essays the role of the leader of a biker gang, Domingo. DeRay Davis has acted in movies such as All Eyez on Me (2016), Empire (2015), Joking Off (2015), Frankenhood(2008), G.I. Joe: Retaliation (2013), 21 Jump Street (2012), Jumping the Broom (2011), Power Play (Standup) (2011), Imagine That (2009), Life as We Know It (2010), Play'd: A Hip Hop Story (2002), Semi-Pro (2008), How She Move (2008), Code Name: The Cleaner (2007), Scary Movie 4 (2006), License to Wed (2007), School for Scoundrels (2006), The Seat Filler (2005), The Fog (2005), Who Made the Potato Salad? (2006), The Big Black Comedy Show (2004), Johnson Family Vacation (2004), Barbershop 2 (2004), and Barbershop (2002).

Next
DeRay Davis English Actor