Jack Black Net Worth: Movies & Lifestyle
The School of Rock star and talented musician Jack Black has a total net worth of $50 million.
Born on August 28, 1969, Jack Black is a comedian, musician, actor, and songwriter.
He was born to Thomas William Black and Judith Love Cohen in Santa Monica, California.
Black started his acting career by working in a television commercial for a video game called Pitfall.
Black is also a prominent musician, and he has a two-person rock band called “Tenacious D” along with his band member Kyle Gass.
The band has recorded 4 albums and toured all around America.
Jack has acted in several movies since his debut starting days in 1992 from Bob Roberts.
The most famous movies of Jack Black consists of School of Rock(2003), King Kong(2005), Nacho Libre(2006), Kung Fu Panda series (2008-2016), Tropic thunder (2008), Guliver’s Travels(2010), Bernie(2011) and Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle(2017).
The highest-earning movie of Black’s career is the Kung Fu Panda series amassing almost $1.8 million at the box office.
Apart from acting and music, Black also owns a Youtube Channel under JablinskiGames, where he posts videos relating to his daily life, challenges, and gameplay.
He has over $4.9 million subscribers to date.
|Full Name||Thomas Jacob Black|
|Known as||Jack Black|
|Date of birth||August 28, 1969|
|Place of birth||Santa Monica, California|
|Previous Girlfriends||Kathy Griffin
Laura Kightlinger (1996-2005)
|Father’s name||Thomas William Black|
|Mother’s name||Judith Love Cohen|
|Siblings||Rachel Black – sister
Howard Black – brother
Crossroads High School for Arts and Science
University of California, Los Angeles
|Height||5 ft 6 in (168 cm)|
|Weight||111kg (245 lbs)|
|Profession||Actor, Musician, Comedian, Film Producer, Singer-Songwriter, Youtuber|
|Net worth||$50 million|
|Nick Name||J.B., Jables, Jablinski|
|Prominent Movies||Demolition Man (1993)
School of Rock(2003)
King Kong (2005)
Nacho Libre (2006)
Kung Fu Panda (2008)
Guliver’s Travels (2010)
Kung Fu Panda 2 (2011)
Kung Fu Panda 3 (2016)
Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle (2017)
Jumanji: The Next Level (2019)
|Social Media||Instagram, Facebook, Twitter, Youtube|
|Last Update||March, 2023|
Jack Black Net Worth and Income
Jack Black has a net worth of $50 million, and most of it came from his acting profession.
Black’s salary was limited to a few thousand dollars during his career, but Jack now earns around $5-8 million per movie.
He was paid a handsome salary of $5m for his role in Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle and around $8 million per movie for his role as Po in the first movie in the franchise Kung Fu Panda.
The later sequels of Kung Fu Panda got bigger and better after the first movie’s success, and so did the payment of Jack Black.
Jack Black’s salary per month is around $408,333.33, and yearly it amasses to around $5 million.
Net Worth of Jack Black in Different Currencies
Let’s see his total net worth of Jack Black in different currencies.
|Pound Sterling||£ 35,848,075|
|Australian Dollar||A$ 67,628,800|
|Canadian Dollar||C$ 62,386,500|
|Indian Rupee||₹ 3,712,875,000|
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Jack Black House, Cars, Bikes, and Watches
Jack Black lived in Hollywood Hills; later, he sold the house for $2.89 million.
He then moved to a house he purchased from the Red Hot Chilli Peppers bassist Flea for $5.9 million.
The house consists of 7 bedrooms and 3 bathrooms, a pool and a motor court, and has 6,500 square feet of living space.
The house also consists of solar panels all across the roof, making it self-sustainable and clean energy.
Jack black owns a total of 5 cars ranging from sports to luxury.
He owns Lexus LS Hybrid, Aston Martin One 77, a Porche 911, Audi, and a Chevrolet Truck.
Among the above car, the most expensive is Aston Martin One 77, which costs around $2 million.
|Lexus LS Hybrid||$90,500|
|Aston Martin One 77||$1,900,000|
Jack Black loves to ride low-weight bikes that are fully electric.
He owns a Super 73 bike which is a fully electric bike and costing around $2995.
The comedian turned actor Jack Black owns few watches in his collection.
His collection includes a white gold Rolex Submariner which costs around $45,000.
Jack Black Lifestyle and Vacations
Black supports the vegan diet for environmental purposes, but he does not follow a strict vegan diet. He says he is vegan in spirit.
Also, he chooses to eliminate red meat from his diet as a resolution in 2020.
As Black’s weight is over 100 kg, we can determine that he is in no way ready to give up eating foods that he likes.
Black does not want to restrain himself in movies. Thus, his venture into Youtube makes his life transparent to his audiences.
He is seen having fun in the pool, goofing around making spoofs of various movies through his youtube channel, which hints us about the fun he is having in his life.
Black with his wife Tanya often plans surprise vacations to different parts of the United States.
Black said that the trip was a secret on one vacation trip, but it included water, slides, and a shark.
They both especially consider their children and plan accordingly so that their children could have enough fun.
Also, Jack often tours with his bandmate Kyle to different cities for concerts.
Jack Black Movies, Investments, Endorsements, and Books
Although starring in several movies, Black’s breakthrough performance was in the movie High Fidelity (2000), where he played the character of a wild employee in a record store role.
More movie offers started to pour after High Fidelity for Black as leading roles.
He starred in other movies in lead roles like Shallow Hal, Nacho Libre, Year One, and Gulliver’s Travels.
The 2003 movie School of Rock came as the biggest turning point in Black’s career.
He was nominated for Golden Globes for the role and garnered critical acclaim from the audience and critics equally.
King Kong (2005) proved that he has skills beyond comedy roles, and Kung Fu Panda (2008) reassured his role in the industry were through only his voiceover; he gathered rave acclaim.
The Kung Fu Panda franchise earned $1.8 billion at the box office and reinforced Jack Black in the industry.
Jack Black owns his personal production company called Electric Dynamite Productions.
The production company has produced several television series and films.
The recent work of the production company is Aquabats! Adventures! and the upcoming project is a dark comedy movie called Happily, which stars Joel Mchale.
Also, Jack Black owns his personal Youtube channel, which he started in 2018 called Jabliski Games.
The youtube channel has around 4.9 million subscribers, and it churns around healthy income towards his total net worth.
Jack Black has starred in several advertisements endorsing several brands.
From telecom service provider Orange to Wix.com, the comedy star has done several advertisements.
In the commercial for the orange phone, he starred as the Gulliver from Gulliver’s travels and made a spoof out of the movie.
All the advertisements generate a healthy amount of revenue added to his total net worth.
Surprisingly Black also starred in an Atari Pitfall 2600 gaming console advertisement in 1982.
Jack Black hasn’t written any books himself but his biography named “Jack Black: Rock ‘n’ roll, Comedy & Kung Fu“ is already written and published by writer Ben Welch.
The book contains some inside stories of the comedy star telling us more about his personal life.
Jack Black Charity
Jack, apart from acting, is a humble human being and supports several causes, including Aids & HIV, Abuse, Alzheimer’s Disease, At-Risk/Disadvantaged Youths, Autism, Cancer, Disaster Relief, Hunger, and Mental CHallenges, etc.
Black visited Uganda in 2015 for the Red Nose Day campaign to visit the children living in poverty.
Red Nose Day is a charity campaign that helps raise funds for impoverished children by making people laugh and take a celebrity to spend a day with the children.
Black also had collaborated with the famous Youtuber PewDiePie in 2019. They both played Minecraft to raise funds for a National Alliance on Mental Illness(NAMI) charity.
They were able to collect around $30,000 during their live stream.
Jack Black Career
Jack Black started his acting career in television movies and series, for example, Life Goes On, Northern Exposure, The Innocent, The X-Files, and Picket Fences.
He then joined UCLA, where he met with Tim Robbins. Robbins later made Black his acquaintance and gave him a part in The Actors Gang.
But soon, Jack dropped out of UCLA to pursue a career in acting.
His debut movie was the 1992 Bob Roberts. It was 8 years later that his breakthrough movie High Fidelity was released.
After the release of High Fidelity, Black’s acting skills were slowly started to be recognized, and he started getting roles.
His other breakthrough performance came in the 2003 movie School of Rock, for which he was nominated for Golden Globe.
Jack is often considered for comedic roles, but in the 2005 movie King Kong, he showed that he could brilliantly perform more serious roles.
King Kong was a hit at the box office, and Jack Black’s performance was also well received.
Black gained international recognition when he voiced the martial arts learning panda named Po in the hit franchise Kung Fu Panda.
The franchise collected around $1.8 billion in the box office and established Black as an excellent voice-over artist.
What does Jack Black do now?
Jack Black currently makes videos for his youtube channel Jablinski Games and also stars in movies occasionally. His next projects are Apollo 10 1/2 and Borderlands.
Where does Jack Black live now?
Jack Black is currently living with his wife and children in Los Angles, California.
What is Jack Black’s net worth in 2021?
The total net worth of Jack Black in 2021 is $50 million.