Caption: Still of Randy Quaid and Vanessa Angel in Kingpin (1996)
Actor, Producer, Soundtrack
Born: October 1, 1950
Star sign: Libra
Height: 6' 4½" (1.94 m)
Known for: Brokeback Mountain (2005), Independence Day (1996), Kingpin (1996), National Lampoon's Vacation (1983)
Quaid was born in Houston, Texas, to Juanita Bonniedale (Jordan), a real estate agent, and William Rudy Quaid, an electrician. His younger brother is actor Dennis Quaid. Randy, who earned a Golden Globe portraying Lyndon Johnson, received a nomination in this years race for incarnating another memorable real life character, "Colonel" Tom Parker. ...