Dennis Quaid

9 Apr 1954

Actor, Director

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).

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Filmography (67 titles)

(movie, 2017)
···A Dog's Purpose
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Role: Actor (as Adult Ethan)
(movie, 2015)
···Truth
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Colonel Roger Charles)
(movie, 2013)
···Movie 43
Genre: Comedy
Role: Actor (as Charlie Wessler (segment "The Pitch"))
(movie, 2012)
···Playing for Keeps
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Role: Actor (as Carl)
(movie, 2012)
···The Words
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Clay Hammond)
(movie, 2012)
···At Any Price
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Henry Whipple)
Genre: Romance, Comedy, Drama
Role: Actor (as Ramsey)
(movie, 2011)
···Beneath the Darkness
Genre: Thriller
Role: Actor (as Ely)
(movie, 2011)
···Footloose
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music, Romance
Role: Actor (as Rev. Shaw Moore)
(movie, 2011)
···Soul Surfer
Genre: Family, Action, Drama
Role: Actor (as Tom Hamilton)
(movie, 2010)
···The Special Relationship
Genre: Drama, Foreign
Role: Actor (as Bill Clinton)
(movie, 2010)
···Legion
Genre: Horror
Role: Actor (as Bob Hanson)
(movie, 2009)
8.0Pandorum
Genre: Action, Horror, Mystery, Science Fiction, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Payton)
(movie, 2009)
···G.I. Joe: The Rise of Cobra
Genre: Adventure, Action, Thriller, Science Fiction
Role: Actor (as General Hawk)
(movie, 2009)
6.5Horsemen
Genre: Crime, Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Aidan Breslin)
(movie, 2008)
···The Express
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Ben Schwartzwalder)
(movie, 2008)
···Smart People
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Role: Actor (as Lawrence Wetherhold)
(movie, 2008)
···Vantage Point
Genre: Drama, Action, Thriller, Crime
Role: Actor (as Thomas Barnes)
(movie, 2007)
···Battle for Terra
Genre: Action, Adventure, Animation, Science Fiction, Family
Role: Actor (as Roven)
(movie, 2006)
···American Dreamz
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Role: Actor (as President Staton)
(movie, 2005)
···Yours, Mine and Ours
Genre: Comedy, Romance, Family
Role: Actor (as Frank Beardsley)
(movie, 2004)
···In Good Company
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Role: Actor (as Dan Foreman)
(movie, 2004)
···Flight of the Phoenix
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Frank Towns)
(movie, 2004)
7.5The Day After Tomorrow
Genre: Action, Adventure, Science Fiction, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Jack Hall)
(movie, 2004)
···The Alamo
Genre: War
Role: Actor (as Sam Houston)
(movie, 2003)
···Cold Creek Manor
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Cooper Tilson)
(movie, 2002)
···Far from Heaven
Genre: Drama, Romance
Role: Actor (as Frank Whitaker)
(movie, 2002)
···The Rookie
Genre: Drama, Family
Role: Actor (as Jimmy Morris)
(movie, 2001)
···Dinner with Friends
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Role: Actor (as Gabe)
(movie, 2000)
···Traffic
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Arnie Metzger)
(movie, 2000)
7.5Frequency
Genre: Crime, Drama, Science Fiction, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Frank Sullivan)
(movie, 1999)
7.6Any Given Sunday
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Jack 'Cap' Rooney)
(movie, 1998)
···Playing by Heart
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Role: Actor (as Hugh)
(movie, 1998)
···The Parent Trap
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Role: Actor (as Nick Parker)
(movie, 1998)
···Everything That Rises
Genre: Drama, Adventure, Family
Role: Actor, Director
(movie, 1998)
···Savior
Genre: Drama, War
Role: Actor (as Joshua Rose · Guy)
(movie, 1997)
···Switchback
Genre: Action, Adventure, Mystery, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Frank LaCrosse)
(movie, 1997)
···Gang Related
Genre: Action, Drama
Role: Actor (as Joe Doe · William)
(movie, 1996)
···DragonHeart
Genre: Fantasy
Role: Actor (as Bowen)
(movie, 1995)
···Something to Talk About
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Role: Actor (as Eddie Bichon)
(movie, 1994)
···Wyatt Earp
Genre: Action, Adventure, Biography, Romance
Role: Actor (as Doc Holliday)
(movie, 1994)
···Kidnapped
Genre: Thriller
Role: Actor
(movie, 1993)
···Flesh and Bone
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance
Role: Actor (as Arlis Sweeney)
(movie, 1993)
···Undercover Blues
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Role: Actor (as Jefferson 'Jeff' Blue)
(movie, 1993)
···Wilder Napalm
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Role: Actor (as Wallace Foudroyant · Biff the Clown)
(movie, 1990)
···Come See the Paradise
Genre: Drama, History, Romance
Role: Actor
(movie, 1990)
···Postcards from the Edge
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Role: Actor (as Jack Faulkner)
(movie, 1989)
···Great Balls of Fire!
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Jerry Lee Lewis)
(movie, 1989)
···Great Balls of Fire!
Genre: Biography, Drama, Music
Role: Actor (as Jerry Lee Lewis)
(movie, 1988)
···D.O.A.
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Dexter Cornell)
(movie, 1988)
···Everybody's All-American
Genre: Drama, Romance, Sport
Role: Actor (as Gavin Grey)
(movie, 1987)
···Suspect
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Eddie Sanger)
(movie, 1987)
···The Big Easy
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller, Romance
Role: Actor (as Remy McSwain)
(movie, 1987)
···Innerspace
Genre: Action, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Science Fiction
Role: Actor (as Lt. Tuck Pendleton)
(movie, 1985)
···Enemy Mine
Genre: Drama, Science Fiction
Role: Actor (as Willis Davidge)
(movie, 1984)
···Dreamscape
Genre: Action, Adventure, Science Fiction, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Alex Gardner)
(movie, 1983)
···The Right Stuff
Genre: Drama, History
Role: Actor (as Gordon Cooper)
(movie, 1983)
···Jaws 3-D
Genre: Thriller, Horror
Role: Actor (as Michael 'Mike' Brody)
(movie, 1983)
···Tough Enough
Genre: Action, Drama, Romance
Role: Actor (as Art Long)
(movie, 1982)
···Johnny Belinda
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Kyle Hager)
(movie, 1981)
···Caveman
Genre: Adventure, Comedy
Role: Actor (as Lar)
(movie, 1981)
···All Night Long
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Role: Actor (as Freddie Dupler)
(movie, 1981)
···Bill
Genre: Drama, Biography
Role: Actor (as Barry Morrow)
Genre: Drama, Music
Role: Actor (as Travis Child)
(movie, 1980)
···The Long Riders
Genre: History, Western
Role: Actor (as Ed Miller)
(movie, 1979)
···Breaking Away
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Role: Actor (as Mike)
(movie, 1978)
···The Seniors
Genre: Comedy
Role: Actor (as Alan)