Quaid at the 2019 San Diego Comic-Con
Jack Henry Quaid
April 24, 1992
|Parent(s)|| Meg Ryan |
Jack Henry Quaid (born April 24, 1992)is an American actor. The son of actors Dennis Quaid and Meg Ryan, he made his acting debut with a minor role in the science fiction film The Hunger Games (2012). Quaid went on to play the leading role of vigilante Hugh "Hughie" Campbell in the Prime Video superhero series The Boys (2019).
Quaid was born in Los Angeles, California, the son of actors Meg Ryan and Dennis Quaid.
In 2012, Quaid made his film debut as Marvel in the film The Hunger Games .In an interview, Quaid explained how he auditioned for the role: "We had torrential downpours, flooding, scorching heat and then a bear would wander onto the set. But it was an amazing bonding experience. We definitely all had a great story to tell about what we did on our summer vacation." He also said that he was warned of a backlash from fans because of his character's dastardly acts: "When I got cast, I was told that people would be spitting on me in the streets."
In 2013, Quaid once again reprised his character, Marvel for The Hunger Games: Catching Fire in a cameo appearance. In the same year, Quaid asked fans to help him fund his new film, Roadies, by making donations on the crowdsourcing website Indiegogo.Quaid appeared in the main cast of the short-lived HBO television series Vinyl , which premiered in February 2016.
In 2017, he appeared in Steven Soderbergh’s heist comedy Logan Lucky , and starred as Jordan Welch in the horror comedy film Tragedy Girls , which was released in theaters on October 20, 2017.
On March 6, 2018, Deadline announced that Quaid was cast in the lead role of the Amazon drama series, The Boys . He starred in the role of Hugh "Hughie" Campbell.The series was released July 2019 and renewed for a second season.
Quaid resides in Los Angeles, California. He attended NYU's Tisch School of the Arts for three years.
He has been in a relationship with actress Lizzy McGroder since July 14, 2016.
|2012||The Hunger Games||Marvel|
|2012||The World is Watching: Making the Hunger Games||Himself||Documentary|
|2012||Just 45 Minutes from Broadway||Danny|
|2013||The Hunger Games: Catching Fire||Marvel||Cameo|
|2014||Just Before I Go||Dylan|
|2014||Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor||Dirhael||Video game: voice role and motion capture performance|
|2017||Tragedy Girls||Jordan Welch|
|2017||Logan Lucky||Fish Bang|
|2013||Mrs.||Jack||Episode: "The Blind Date"|
|2016||Vinyl||Clark Morelle||Main role; 9 episodes|
|2017||Workaholics||Clark||Episode: "Party Gawds"|
|2019–present||The Boys||Hugh "Hughie" Campbell||Main role; 8 episodes|
|2019-2020||Harvey Girls Forever!||Richie Rich||Main voice role; 14 episodes|
|2020||Star Trek: Lower Decks||Ensign Brad Boimler||Main voice role; upcoming TV series|
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