Black performed most of his own wrestling stunts under the direction of Nick Powell, who staged fight sequences for “Braveheart” and “Cinderella Man.” “We had a stunt double basically do anything that could have paralyzed Jack,” Hess says, laughing. “But he was able to do just about everything.
Does Jack Black have a stunt double?
“He dresses up like me and jumps off buildings,” Black said of his stunt double, Jimmy Waitman. “What am I going to do?
What religion is Jack Black?
Despite being raised in the Jewish faith, the comedian long identified as an atheist. However, the “School of Rock” actor told the Guardian in 2013 that he has started to go back to synagogue. And, he’s doing it for his family, as he is raising his two children as Jewish.
Who has Jack Black Dated?
Black dated actress Laura Kightlinger between 1996 and 2005. In January 2006, Black became engaged to singer Tanya Haden, a daughter of jazz bassist Charlie Haden. They had both attended Crossroads School and, after graduation, met again 15 years later at a friend’s birthday party.
Why is Jack Black famous?
Jack Black got famous after his breakout role in the 2000 film High Fidelity. … After that, he was able to land lead roles in films like Shallow Hal, Year One, and School of Rock. Before he became famous, he had minor roles in films and was even in a video game commercial.