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Jack Black has his hands full as The Polka King

Talk about a Jack Black sandwich! Jack Black had his hands full at this year’s Palm Spring’s International Film Festival with fellow actors and co-stars Jenny Slate and Jacki Weaver. The new movie The Polka King follows the rise and fall of Pennsylvania polka sensation Jan Lewan, who ultimately fleeced millions from investors through his […]

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Jack Black Gets ‘GOOSEBUMPS’ …Recalls his Own Childhood Demons

Jack Black fights monsters in the new kid-friendly movie, Goosebumps, and opens up to Parade’s Dotson Rader about his childhood with a few demons of its own. He talks about his troubled youth, the devastating loss of his older brother from AIDS, and how King Kong inspired him to get married and start a family. […]

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Jack Black talks Uganda, kids, RED NOSE DAY

NBC’s 3-hour star-studded entertainment event for charity RED NOSE DAY airs Thursday, May 21 at 8:00 pm. The special includes a big sketch with the cast of Game of Thrones like never seen before, ‘Pitch Perfect‘ movie stars Anna Kendrick, Chris Pine, Elizabeth Banks, and John Michael Higgins, and Michelle Rodriguez and Will Ferrell. Jack […]

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Brad Pitt buys signed Fender Guitar at ‘Light Up The Blues’ concert benefiting Autism

Busy dad of six Brad Pitt found time to support the annual ‘Light Up The Blues’ concert at Pantages Theater Saturday night that benefits Autism Speaks. Pitt also placed the winning bid in the auction for a signed Fender Guitar. The concert was hosted by Kristen and Stephen Stills of the band Crosby, Stills and […]

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‘School of Rock’ in Class by Itself

It was back to school for Jack Black and the gang of the 2003 cult classic ‘The School of Rock’ about a depressed musician turned unlikely teacher who forms a rock band with his students. Director Richard Linklater was there as well as Mike White who starred and acted in it along with top student […]

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Pants Down Jack Black Gets Friars Club Roasted

Super-funny Jack Black dropped his pants on the red carpet at his Friars Club Roast at The Hilton Hotel in New York City Friday night. The superstar actor was joined by fellow comedian Bob Saget. The eclectic guest list included Debby Harry in pink gloves and shoes, The Spin Doctors, Michael McKean, Gene Simmons, Shannon […]

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Debbie Harry,Joan Osborne, Richard Marx,Dee Snider, Aimee Mann Roast Jack Black

Music’s biggies came out to roast actor, comic and musician Jack Black. Black’s Friars Club roast had some of the best singer and songwriters in the business attending his roast at the Hilton Friday night. They included: Debbie Harry, Joan Osborne, Richard Marx, The Spin Doctors, Aimee Mann, Dee Snyder of Twister Sister and Kiss […]

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Jack Black’s Tenacious D Celebrates Ghost Ghirls Web Series at SXSW

The wild and awesome Jack Black performed a great set with Kyle Gass of Tenacious D at the soon-to-be released web comedy series, Ghost Ghirls ‘watch party’ event at SXSW last week hosted by Yahoo! and Shine America. Another highlight of the event was the announcement that Dave Grohl will be guest starring in an […]

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‘Kung Fu’s’ Po Doing Six- City Balloon Tour for ‘Panda 2’

Angelina Jolie and Jack Black who are currently doing some promotion for their upcoming child friendly ‘Kung Fu Panda 2’ picture scheduled to hit theaters Memorial Day weekend, may be upstaged by the mini-tour that Po the larger than life balloon has embarked on. After appearing in Miami this past weekend, Po, 42-foot tall, 46-foot […]

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‘Kung Fu Panda 2’ Airing Awesome Superbowl Ad

Prepare for the year of awesomeness! Jack Black is back as Po in the upcoming Kung Fu Panda 2, in theaters May 2011. Cast of characters include Angelina Jolie, Dustin Hoffman, Jackie Chan, Seth Rogen, Lucy Liu, David Cross, James Hong, Gary Oldman, Michelle Yeoh, Jean-Claude Van Damme, Victor Garber. Check out the newest spot […]

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