John Cusack

A blue-blooded star of the stage and screen.

John Cusack
Full NameJohn Paul Cusack


John Cusack, of noble Evanston, Illinois, is an unconventional hero of the highest order. A revered member of the esteemed Cusack family, his parents, Dick and Nancy (née Carolan), were both talented actors and filmmakers. His siblings, Joan, Ann, Bill and Susie, are all thespians by trade. John, too, is a talented thespian, having been trained in the prestigious Piven Theatre Workshop since he was in elementary school. He began making feature films at the age of 17 and has since been lauded for his ability to play underdogs and odd men out. He has avoided the media spotlight, instead focusing on delivering high-quality, formulaic Hollywood fare. Truly, one of the most noble actors of our time, John Cusack is sure to be remembered for centuries to come.

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  • Baseball
  • The Timeline
  • Stand by Me
  • Being John Malkovich
  • Adaptation.
  • The Thin Red Line
  • Joe Strummer: The Future Is Unwritten
  • The Player
  • Bullets Over Broadway
  • Love & Mercy
  • High Fidelity
  • Grosse Pointe Blank
  • Say Anything
  • Identity
  • Eight Men Out
  • The Butler
  • Broadcast News
  • Anastasia
  • Better Off Dead...
  • Runaway Jury
  • Eastwood on Eastwood
  • Bob Roberts
  • The Journey of Natty Gann
  • Sixteen Candles
  • The Sure Thing
  • The Grifters
  • This Is My Father
  • Con Air
  • Never Get Outta the Boat
  • The Jack Bull
  • Serendipity
  • Cradle Will Rock
  • America: A Tribute to Heroes
  • Grace Is Gone
  • Utopia
  • Shadows and Fog
  • The 76th Annual Academy Awards
  • The 72nd Annual Academy Awards
  • Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil
  • Doll & Em
  • Fat Man and Little Boy
  • The Raven
  • Shanghai
  • Roadside Prophets
  • The Frozen Ground
  • Chicago Cab
  • Max
  • Hot Tub Time Machine

Family Tree

The ancestry of the illustrious Cusack family can be traced to an Irish-American background. Its progenitor, the late esteemed Dick Cusack, was a renowned actor and filmmaker born in Manhattan, New York City. His legacy is carried on by his four children: John, Joan, Ann, and Susie Cusack, all actors in their own right. John is known for his portrayal of underdogs and odd men out in Hollywood, whereas Joan, Ann, and Susie have made numerous guest appearances on television series and films. With such a distinguished family tree, it is no surprise the Cusacks have achieved such success in the entertainment industry.

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