Randy Quaid And His Brother Dennis Quaid

Randy Quaid and his brother Dennis Quaid both are an American film actor or comedian.

Randy Quaid:

Randy Quaid full name is Randy Randall Rudy Quaid. Randy Quaid is an American film and television actor and Academy Award nominee known for his roles in both light comedy and serious drama.  Randy Quaid was born on 1st October 1950 in Houston, Texas, U.S. He is the son of Juanita Bonniedale “Nita” (nee Jordan) and William Rudy Quaid. Randy’s  father had died on February 8, 1987.

Facts of Randy Quaid:

Name                     Randy Quaid

Full name              Randy Randall Rudy Quaid

Date of birth         October 1, 1950

Birthplace             Houston, Texas, U.S.

Age                         67

Occupation            Actor

Years of active      1971-2009

Ex-wife                   Ella Jolly (1980-1986)

Current wife          Evi Quaid (1989 present)

Children                  1

Father                      William Rudy Quaid

Mother                    Juanita Bonniedale “Nita” (née Jordan)

Brother                    Denis Quaid

Early Life:

Quaid grew up in Bellaire, Texas, a small city surrounded by Houston, and in southwest Houston. He is the older brother of Dennis Quid. Dennis Quaid is also an American actor, and he appeared in many Hollywood films.

Randy Quaid took a class in drama on a whim in High school.   He decided to make acting his professional goal. Randy Quaid continued studying acting at the University of Houston. When Randy Quaid was a student at the University of Houston, Peter Bogdanovich discovered him, and he received his first exposure to The Last Picture Show. Randy appeared in different other films of Peter Bogdanovich. These names are What’s up, Doc? And Paper Moon. Randy’s first significant critically acclaimed role was in The Last Detail (1973).

Top 10 movies of Randy Quaid:

  1. LBJ: The Early Years (1987):
  2. Frankenstein (1992):
  3. Next Door (1994):
  4. Midnight Express (1978):
  5. The Paper (1994):
  6. Independence Day (1996):
  7. Brokeback Mountain (2005):
  8. National Lampoon’s Christmas Vacation

(1989) :

  1. Fool for Love (1985):
  2. Moving (1988):

Personal Life: 

On 11 May 1980, Quaid married to Ella Marie Jolly. She was a former model. They had a daughter, and her name is Amanda Marie. She was born on May 29, 1983. On 9 September 1986, they were separated and divorced August 24, 1989.

In December 1987 Quaid met Evi Quaid on the set of the film, Bloodhounds of Broadway, in which Madonna starred. Randy Married to Evi Quaid on October 5, 1989, at the San Ysidro Ranch, a Montecito, California Resort. His brother Dennis, Randy’s six-year-old daughter Amanda , and actress Meg Ryan were in attendance.

Randy Quaid Net Worth:

Randy Quaid had not been a significant acting person since 2009, so he did not earn a significant salary in 2013 or 2014. According to the online source, his net worth is round about $1 million.

Dennis Quaid:

Dennis Quade full name is Dennis William Quaid. He was born on 9 April 1945. Dennis Quaid is an American actor, and he is known for a wide variety of dramatic and comedic roles.

Facts of Dennis Quaid:          

Full name              Dennis William Quaid

Date of birth         9 April 1945

Birthplace             Houston, Texas, U.S.

Age                        63

Occupation            Actor, Producer, Singer, Director

Years of active      1975-present

Ex-wifes                  P. J. Soles (1978-1983)

Meg Ryan (1991-2001)

Current wife          Kimberly Buffington (2004)

Children                   3

Father                      William Rudy Quaid

Mother                    Juanita Bonniedale “Nita” (née Jordan)

Brother                    Randy Quaid

Early life:

Dennis Quaid was born in Houston, Texas. Dennis has Scots-Irish, Irish, English, and Cajun (French) ancestry. He grew up in the Baptist faith. He is the younger brother of American actor Randy Quaid.

Personal Life:

Dennis Quaid has been married three times and has three children. Dennis first married to actress

  1. J. Soles on 25 November 1978, and he divorced her in 1983. On 14 February 1991, He married to actress Meg Ryan. Dennis Quaid and Ryan fell in love during the shooting of their second film together D.O.A.

They have a son together, and his name is Jack Henry who was born on April 24, 1992. Dennis and Ryan announced their separation on 28 June 2000 and their divorce was finalized on 16 July 2001. In 2011, Quaid dated model Shanna Moakler but this relation lasted for eight months.

After that Dennis Quaid married to Texas real-estate agent Kimberly Buffington on 4th July 2004 at his ranch in Paradise Valley, Montana. They have two children together, and their names are Zoe Grace and Thomas Boone.

Dennis Quaid Net Worth:

According to the online sources, Dennis Quaid net worth is approximately $40 million. He earned all his money through acting.

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