Dennis William Quaid is an American actor known for a wide variety of dramatic and comedic roles. He has been married four times and has three children. In March 2018, it was confirmed that Quaid would portray President Ronald Reagan in an upcoming biopic titled Reagan.
About Dennis Quaid in brief
Dennis William Quaid is an American actor known for a wide variety of dramatic and comedic roles. First gaining attention in the 1980s, some of his notable credits include Breaking Away, The Right Stuff, The Big Easy, Innerspace, Great Balls of Fire! and The Parent Trap. Quaid has been married four times and has three children. In March 2018, it was confirmed by director Sean McNamara that Quaid would portray President Ronald Reagan in an upcoming biopic titled Reagan. The film was slated to have a summer 2019 release, but was postponed due to pandemic pandemic. He and his first wife, actress P. J. Soles, were married on November 25, 1978. On February 14, 1991, Quaid married actress Meg Ryan and they have a son, Jack Henry O’Neill Quaid. He is the younger brother of actor Randy Quaid and has a son with actress Cindy Pickett, who is also an actor. He has appeared in a number of films, including Frequency, The Rookie, Cold Creek Manor, In Good Company, The Day After Tomorrow, Vantage Point, G. I. Joe: The Rise of Cobra, and Pandorum. In 2012 and 2013, he played Sheriff Ralph Lamb in the CBS TV drama series Vegas.
In 2017, he starred in A Dog’s Purpose as Ethan Montgomery, billed as \”a celebration of the special connection between humans and their dogs\”. In 2018,. Quaid starred in I Can Only Imagine, where he played Arthur Millard, the father of singer and songwriter Bart Millard,. and Kin where he plays Hal, the mother of the film’s two protagonists. The Guardian named him one of the best actors never to have received an Academy Award nomination. He also appeared throughout the Bonnie Raitt music video for the song “Thing Called Love” in 1989. He was also the guest star of a season 2 episode of Muppets Tonight. He starred in the lead role in the 1996 adventure film Dragonheart, the remake of TheParent Trap, playing the part of the twins’ father, and as an aging pro football quarterback in Oliver Stone’s Any Given Sunday. In 1998, he made his debut as a film director with Everything That Rises a television movie western in which he also starred. He portrayed U. S. President Bill Clinton, alongside Michael Sheen as Tony Blair and Hope Davis as Hillary Clinton, in the 2010 film The Special Relationship.