John Cusack

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Biography

  • Birth Name: John Paul Cusack
  • Birth Place: Evanston, Illinois, United States
  • Date of Birth / Zodiac Sign: 06/28/1966, Cancer
  • Profession: Actor; producer; screenwriter; director
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John Cusack Fast Facts:
  • Attended the Piven Theatre Workshop as a child and befriended the founders' son, actor Jeremy Piven. The two went on to appear in numerous films together, including 1989's Say Anything, 2001's Serendipity and 2003's Runaway Jury.
  • Voiced radio commercials for McDonald's and Heinz at age 12.
  • At age 16, he made his feature-film debut in the teen comedy Class (1983).
  • Cowrote, coproduced and costarred in 1997's Grosse Pointe Blank, the first film released by New Crime Productions, a company he cofounded in 1992.
  • Has a sixth-degree black belt in Ukidokan kickboxing.
  • Board member of the Schoolhouse Foundation, a nonprofit group in New York City.
  • John Cusack Relationships:
  • Neve Campbell - Ex-significant Other
  • Richard Cusack - Father
  • Bill Cusack - Brother
  • Ann Cusack - Sister
  • Susie Cusack - Sister
  • Joan Cusack - Sister
  • Nancy Cusack - Mother
  • Jodi Lyn O'Keefe - Ex-significant Other
  • John Cusack Awards:
  • 2000 BAFTA Film Awards: Best Adapted Screenplay - Nominee
  • 1999 Screen Actors Guild Awards: Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture - Nominee
  • 2013 Screen Actors Guild Awards: Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture - Nominee
  • 2001 Golden Globe: Best Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture - Musical or Comedy - Nominee
  • College:
  • Attended New York University, New York, New York, United States

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