Jumanji actor Jack Black is looking forward to early retirement and has said that it would come into effect after one more likely movie.
The 50-year-old actor who is known for portraying comic characters stated that even though he has been talking about retirement for some time, he means it this time.
Black also talked about his family, disclosing that he doesn’t like being away from his wife and children, joking about starring in a final Quentin Tarantino movie and riding into the sunset with the acclaimed filmmaker.
Well, I’ve got another Tenacious D record that I’d like to make. Maybe one more movie. I’m kind of enjoying the idea of early retirement. Not so early. I’m 50. I’ve been saying for a long time that this is the last movie. We’ll see. I can’t really say what my next thing is because it’s too early; it’s a jinxer. I’ve got a couple of tricks up my sleeve. But not too many. I’m looking to wrap it up pretty soon. Ride off into the sunset.”
… I don’t like going away from Tanya and the boys. I spend too much time away from home. Maybe I’ll do a TV show here in town, so I can work the 9 to 5 and then get back home. We’ll see. I’m not a big five-year plan kind of guy though. I don’t really look down the road. I kind of take it day by day. And if something comes up, you know, obviously if [Quentin] Tarantino comes a-knocking, I’m gonna do that movie! Tarantino likes to talk about doing his last movie too. He says there’s only one movie left. It might be Star Trek. It might be who the hell knows? Maybe I’m going to pull a Tarantino and say, ‘Guys. I’ve done 99 movies. I’m going to do one more. Gonna go out on top!’”
Look, I’m going to star in the final Quentin Tarantino movie and then I’ll ride into the sunset. Me and Quentin, riding off! Quentin hasn’t offered me the role yet, but I’m pretty sure it’s coming. And then I’m going to ride off into the sunset directly to London. A Tenacious D concert the likes of which have never been seen. And at that point, backstage, I plan on seeing you there and our high 5 will be filmed on IMAX. It will be the high five heard around the world!Jack Black – geektyrant.com
Thomas Jacob Black was born on August 28, 1969, and is an American actor, comedian, musician, and songwriter. He has starred in prominent movies like School of Rock (2003), King Kong (2005), and Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle (2017).
Black is the lead vocalist of the Grammy Award-winning rock duo known as Tenacious D and they have released 4 studio albums.
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