Randy Quaid

Born Oct 1, 1950

Randall Rudy "Randy" Quaid is an American actor, known for his performance as Cousin Eddie in the National Lampoon's Vacation movies, and many supporting roles in films.

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1950 Birth Born on October 1, 1950.


1976 25 Years Old In 1976, he played the role of Little Tod opposite Marlon Brando in The Missouri Breaks.
1978 27 Years Old Quaid had a supporting role in the 1978 feature Midnight Express, playing Jimmy Booth, a hapless American in a hellish Turkish prison. … Read More
1980 29 Years Old Quaid was married to Ella Marie Jolly on May 11, 1980 and they had a daughter, Amanda Marie, born May 29, 1983. They were separated on September 9, 1986 and divorced August 24, 1989. Quaid met Evi Quaid (née Motolanez) in December 1987 on the set of the film, Bloodhounds of Broadway, in which Madonna starred. They wed on October 5, 1989 at the San Ysidro Ranch, a Montecito, California resort. … Read More


1990 39 Years Old He previously starred in Quick Change with Bill Murray in 1990. … Read More


2005 54 Years Old Quaid received both Golden Globe Award and Emmy Award nominations for his 2005 portrayal of talent manager Colonel Tom Parker in the critically acclaimed CBS television network miniseries Elvis. … Read More
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He narrated the 2006 PBS series Texas Ranch House. … Read More
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On September 24, 2009, Quaid and his wife were arrested in Texas for allegedly defrauding an innkeeper, for burglary, and conspiracy in California. … Read More
Although subsequent arrest warrants were quashed, after the Quaids failed to appear at court on April 12 and 13, 2010, $40,000 in bail was forfeited and arrest warrants for the couple were issued again on April 14, 2010.


2011 60 Years Old On July 15, 2011 an attempt to extradite Randy and Evi Quaid from Canada failed when the U.S. Department of Justice turned down a request from the Santa Barbara County district attorney calling for the Quaids to be returned to California to face the felony burglary charges dating from the September 2010 incident. … Read More
2013 62 Years Old In January 2013, Canadian immigration officials denied Randy Quaid's request for permanent resident status in Canada while leaving open the option to challenge this decision in Canadian Federal Court. In 2011, Evi produced a low-budget docudrama, Star Whackers, starring Randy, which ruminated upon the allegedly existent criminal conspiracy. … Read More
2014 63 Years Old On April 11, 2014 it was ruled that Randy Quaid's bond will be rescinded due to a procedural error.
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