Ethnicity: *Northern Irish, Scottish, English, German (father; who converted to Judaism) *Ashkenazi Jewish (mother). Jack Black is an American. Thomas Jacob " Jack " Black is a Jewish American actor, comedian, and musician. He makes up one half of the comedy and satirical rock duo Tenacious D. The. Black was raised Jewish. His mother is Jewish by birth and his father converted. However, Black considers himself an atheist. He revealed this during an. And there's a Hebrew school that we really liked. So the average JONJ profile seemed to perfectly fit Jack Black. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Wikipedia pending changes protected pages level 1 Use mdy dates from June Use American English from March All Wikipedia articles written in American English Articles with hCards All articles with unsourced statements Articles with unsourced statements from October BLP articles lacking sources from October All BLP articles lacking sources BLP articles lacking sources from November Wikipedia articles with VIAF identifiers Wikipedia articles with LCCN identifiers Wikipedia articles with ISNI identifiers Wikipedia articles with GND identifiers Wikipedia articles with BNF identifiers Wikipedia articles with MusicBrainz identifiers. Also producer Nominated — Kids' Choice Award for Favorite Male Movie Star Nominated — MTV Movie Award for Best Fight Nominated — Teen Choice Award for Choice Movie Actor: Legends of Rock and Brütal Legend. Nevertheless, Black also reaffirmed that despite being a hopeless romantic, he was also a pretty rebellious pothead. DVD Exclusive Award for Best Original Song. For high school, Black's parents enrolled him at the Poseidon School , a private secondary school designed specifically for students struggling in the traditional school system. Hi is not a jew. Along with Kyle Gass , they have released three albums, a self-titled debut , the follow-up, The Pick of Destiny , and Rize of the Fenix. Rize of the Fenix May ' Seriously, have you seen "Nacho Libre"? Jack is married to artist and cellist Tanya Haden.