John Cusack

Actor + Screenwriter + Producer
Born Jun 28, 1966

John Paul Cusack is an American actor, producer and screenwriter. He has appeared in more than 50 films, including Say Anything... , Grosse Pointe Blank, High Fidelity, Con Air, Being John Malkovich, 1408, and 2012.

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1966 Birth Born on June 28, 1966.


1984 18 Years Old Cusack graduated from Evanston Township High School in 1984, where he met Jeremy Piven, and spent a year at New York University before dropping out, saying that he had "too much fire in his belly". … Read More


1988 22 Years Old He made a cameo in the 1988 music video for "Trip To The Brain" by Suicidal Tendencies.
1989 23 Years Old 1 More Event
…  He appeared in several teen films in the mid-1980s, most notably Better Off Dead (1985), before he starred in Cameron Crowe's romantic comedy-drama Say Anything in 1989. … Read More


2005 39 Years Old Between 2005 and 2009, Cusack wrote blogs for The Huffington Post, which included an interview with Naomi Klein. … Read More


2008 42 Years Old He also appeared in a June 2008 advertisement, where he made the claim that George W. Bush and John McCain have the same governing priorities.
2012 46 Years Old Cusack criticized President Barack Obama's administration for its drone policy in the Middle East and its support of the National Defense Authorization Act and became one of the initial supporters of the Freedom of the Press Foundation in 2012.
2015 49 Years Old 1 More Event
In June 2015, he stated in an interview with The Daily Beast that "when you talk about drones, the American Empire, the NSA, civil liberties, attacks on journalism and whistle blowers, Obama's as bad or worse than Bush". … Read More
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