Dennis Quaid Biography

Birthday: 1954-04-09
Place of Birth: Houston, Texas USA
Height: 6' (1.83 m) Mini Biography Dennis Quai
Wiki Biography: Dennis Quaid was born in Houston, Texas, the son of an electrician. He studied drama in high school and in college, but dropped out before completing his studies, moving to Los Angeles to pursue a career. His brother, Randy Quaid, had already began to build a successful career, but Dennis initially had trouble finding work. He began to gain notice when he appeared in Breaking Away (1979) and earned strong reviews for his role in The Right Stuff (1983). Aside from acting, Quaid is also a musician, and plays with his band, the Sharks.

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TV Title Appeared As Year Genre
Breaking Away 1979 Comedy
The Big Easy 1986 Action
Dancing About Architecture Hugh 2009 Family
The Special Relationship Bill Clinton 2010 Drama
Ku-De-Ta General Hawk 2011 Action
Something to Talk About Eddie Bichon 2012 Family
ET on Own Henry Whipple 2013
Movies Title Appeared As Year Genre
D.O.A. Dexter Cornell 1949 Comedy, 0
The Parent Trap Nick Parker 1961 0, 0
Yours, Mine and Ours Frank Beardsley 1968 0, 0
I Never Promised You a Rose Garden 1977 0
Breaking Away 1979 Comedy, Drama, Family
Gorp 1980
The Long Riders Ed Miller 1980 Fantasy
Caveman Lar 1981 0, 0
All Night Long 1981 Comedy, Drama, Romance
The Night the Lights Went Out in Georgia Travis 1981
The Right Stuff Gordon Cooper 1983 Adventure, Drama, History
Bill: On His Own 1983 Drama
Dreamscape Alex Gardner 1984 Sport, Game Show, 0
Enemy Mine Willis Davidge 1985 Action, Adventure, Drama
The Big Easy 1986 0, 0, Comedy, Game Show
The Suspect Eddie Sanger Lobbyist 1987
Suspect Eddie Sanger Lobbyist 1987 Comedy, 0
Innerspace Lt. Tuck Pendleton 1987 Action, Adventure, Comedy
Everybody's All-American Gavin Grey 1988 Biography
Great Balls of Fire! Jerry Lee Lewis 1989 Drama, Music
Great Balls of Fire Jerry Lee Lewis 1989 Drama, Music
Postcards from the Edge Jack Faulkner 1990 0
Come See the Paradise 1990
Wilder Napalm 1993 Comedy, Fantasy
Undercover Blues 1993 Comedy, Crime
Flesh and Bone 1993 Drama, Mystery, Romance
Wyatt Earp Doc Holliday 1994 Action, Adventure
Something to Talk About Eddie Bichon 1995 Comedy, Drama, Romance
Dragonheart Bowen 1996 Action, Adventure, Drama
Gang Related William 1997 0, 0
Legion Bob Hanson 1998 0, Reality Tv
Savior Joshua Rose 1998 Drama
Any Given Sunday Jack 'Cap' Rooney 1999 0, 0
Playing by Heart Hugh 1999 Comedy, Drama, Romance
Frequency Frank Sullivan 2000 Crime, Drama, Sci Fi
The Rookie Jimmy Morris 2002 0
Far from Heaven Frank Whitaker 2002 Drama, Romance
Cold Creek Manor Cooper Tilson 2003 Game Show, 0
In Good Company Dan 2004 0, Biography
The Alamo Sam Houston 2004 Drama, History
The Day After Tomorrow Jack Hall 2004 Action, Adventure, Drama
Flight of the Phoenix Frank Towns 2004 Action, Adventure, Drama
The Flight of the Phoenix Frank Towns 2004 Action, Adventure, Drama
American Dreamz President Staton 2006 0, 0
Smart People Lawrence Wetherhold 2008 0, 0
Vantage Point Thomas Barnes 2008 Comedy, 0, 0
G.I. Joe: The Rise of Cobra General Hawk 2009 0, Game Show
The Horsemen 2009 Crime, Drama, Mystery
Battle for Terra Roven 2009 Animation, Action, Adventure
Pandorum Payton 2009 Action, Horror, Sci Fi
Soul Surfer Tom Hamilton 2011
Footloose Rev. Shaw Moore 2011 Comedy, Drama, Music
Beneath the Darkness 2012
At Any Price Henry Whipple 2012 0
The Words Clay Hammond 2012 0, Game Show
Playing for Keeps Carl 2012 Comedy, Romance, Sport
Movie 43 Charlie Wessler 2013
Truth Colonel Roger Charles 2015 Biography, Drama