Dennis Quaid

Dennis Quaid


  • Known For: Acting
  • Birthday: 09-04-1954
  • Gender: Male
  • Place of Birth: Houston, Texas, USA
  • Also Known As:

    Dennis William Quaid
    Ντένις Κουέιντ Γουΐλιαμ

  • Popularity: 5.24
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Dennis William Quaid (born April 9, 1954) is an American actor. He became known during the 1980s after appearing in several successful films, including as Mike Brody in Jaws 3-D (1983), Alex Gardner in Dreamscape (1984), Remy McSwain in The Big Easy (1987), Tuck Pendleton in Innerspace (1987), Jefferson "Jeff" Blue in Undercover Blues (1993), Bowen in Dragonheart (1996), Joe Doe/William in Gang Related (1997), Frank Towns in Flight of the Phoenix (2004), Jack Hall in The Day After Tomorrow (2004) and Reverend Shaw Moore in Footloose (2011).




Year Movie Character
2004 The Day After Tomorrow as Jack Hall
1998 Savior as Joshua Rose
2000 Frequency as Frank Sullivan
2004 The Alamo as Sam Houston
1997 Switchback as Frank LaCrosse
1979 Breaking Away as Mike
1986 The Big Easy as Remy McSwain
1989 Great Balls of Fire! as Jerry Lee Lewis
2008 Vantage Point as Thomas Barnes
1984 Dreamscape as Alex Gardner
1985 Enemy Mine as Willis Davidge
2004 Flight of the Phoenix as Frank Towns
1996 DragonHeart as Bowen
2003 Cold Creek Manor as Cooper Tilson
1988 D.O.A. as Dexter Cornell
2008 Smart People as Lawrence Wetherhold
1988 Everybody's All-American as Gavin Grey
2005 Yours, Mine & Ours as Frank Beardsley
2002 The Rookie as Jimmy Morris
2009 G.I. Joe: The Rise of Cobra as General Hawk
1983 Tough Enough as Art Long
1983 Jaws 3-D as Michael 'Mike' Brody
2009 Horsemen as Aidan Breslin
2011 Footloose as Rev. Shaw Moore
2012 Beneath the Darkness as Ely
2012 At Any Price as Henry Whipple
2001 Dinner with Friends as Gabe
1990 Come See the Paradise as Jack McGurn
2019 The Intruder as Charlie Peck
1987 Innerspace as Lt. Tuck Pendleton
2002 Far from Heaven as Frank Whitaker
2010 Legion as Bob Hanson
1980 Gorp as Mad Grossman
1994 Wyatt Earp as Doc Holliday
2006 American Dreamz as President Staton
1987 Suspect as Eddie Sanger
1993 Undercover Blues as Jefferson 'Jeff' Blue
1998 The Parent Trap as Nick Parker
2008 The Express as Ben Schwartzwalder
1981 Bill as Barry Morrow
2010 The Special Relationship as Bill Clinton
1995 Something to Talk About as Eddie Bichon
1993 Flesh and Bone as Arlis Sweeney
1981 Caveman as Lar
2009 Pandorum as Payton
1993 Wilder Napalm as Wallace Foudroyant / Biff the Clown
1981 The Night the Lights Went Out in Georgia as Travis Child
1998 Everything That Rises as Jim Clay
2003 Sesame Street: Kid's Guide to Life: Telling the Truth
2018 I Can Only Imagine as Arthur
2006 2005 Houston Astros: The Championship Season as Voice
2019 Secrets in the Sky: The Untold Story of Skunk Works as Kelly Johnson
1970 Reagan as Ronald Reagan
2003 Remember the Alamo as Himself/Host
1970 The Tiger Rising as Beauchamp
2021 Blue Miracle as Wade
1970 The Hill
2004 In Good Company as Dan Foreman
1990 Postcards From the Edge as Jack Faulkner
2011 Soul Surfer as Tom Hamilton
1978 The Seniors as Alan Darby
2018 Kin as Hal Solinski
2015 Truth as Lt. Colonel Roger Charles
1978 Our Winning Season as Paul Morelli
2020 John Bronco as Narrator
2021 Born a Champion as Mason
2022 On a Wing and a Prayer as Doug White
1970 Broke
1983 The Right Stuff as Gordon Cooper
1999 Any Given Sunday as Jack 'Cap' Rooney
1997 Gang Related as Joe Doe / William
2012 The Words as Clay Hammond
1978 Are You in the House Alone? as Phil Lawver
1981 All Night Long as Freddie Dupler
2017 A Dog's Purpose as Adult Ethan
2002 The Making of Far From Heaven as Himself
1982 Johnny Belinda as Kyle Hager
2021 American Underdog as Dick Vermeil
2019 A Dog's Journey as Ethan Montgomery
1970 Saurus City as Rind - Shrouded Knight (voice)
1980 The Long Riders as Ed Miller
1977 September 30, 1955 as Frank
2012 Playing for Keeps as Carl
2019 Midway as Vice Admiral William 'Bull' Halsey
1998 Playing by Heart as Hugh
1983 The Making of Jaws 3-D: Sharks Don't Die
2007 Battle for Terra as Roven (voice)
2012 What to Expect When You're Expecting as Ramsey Cooper
1983 Bill: On His Own as Barry Morrow
2000 Traffic as Arnie Metzger
1979 Amateur Night at the Dixie Bar and Grill as Roy
1977 I Never Promised You a Rose Garden as Shark, Baseball Pitcher
1980 The Hearse as Electriction
2013 Movie 43 as Charlie Wessler (segment "The Pitch")
1981 Stripes as Extra at Graduation Ceremony
1975 Crazy Mama as Bellhop
1998 Everything That Rises

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