53 years old (Born on March 28, 1970)
American actor; He is famous from Swingers.Has Canadian heritage as his mother, Sharon Vaughn, is from Hamilton, Ontario, Canada. Friends with Joaquin Phoenix. Lost a piece of his thumb in a car wreck. Attended Lake Forest High School with Pulitzer-prize nominated author, Dave Eggers. His favorite films are: One Flew Over the Cuckoo`s Nest, Tender Mercies, The Bad News Bears, Terms of Endearment, Urban Cowboy, Five Easy Pieces, and Paper Moon.
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Fun Facts About Vince Vaughn
He is an Alumnus of the Famous Improv Olympic along with actors Mike Myers, the late Chris Farley, Ossie Beck, Tina Fey, Amy Poehler and Adam McKay
Vince`s dad, Vernon Vaughn, can be seen as the man sitting at the "$100 minimum bet table" in the movie Swingers (1996).
Frequent co-star of Ben Stiller, appearing with him in three movies in 2004 alone.
Was listed as a potential nominee on the 2008 Razzie Award nominating ballot. He was suggested in the Worst Actor category for his performance in Fred Claus (2007). He failed to receive a nomination however.
Was considered for the role of Chandler on "Friends" (1994-2004).
Is a Chicago Blackhawks fan.
Younger brother of Valeri Vaughn and Victoria Vaughn.
After Steven Spielberg saw him in Swingers (1996), he cast Vince for a role in The Lost World: Jurassic Park (1997).
Once admitted to Premiere magazine that one of his favorite movies was Little Darlings (1980).
Is of Lebanese, Italian, Irish, English and German ancestry.
He is an Alumnus of the Famous Improv Olympic along with actors Mike Myers, the late Chris Farley, Ossie Beck, Tina Fey, Amy Poehler and Adam McKay.
In 2007, Forbes Magazine estimated his earnings for the year at $25 million.
Before he became famous, he did an "After School Special" on steroids with Peter Billingsley.
Vaughn was banned from Wilmington, N.C. bars, ordered to undergo alcohol assessment, and fined $250 after an April brawl. [31 May 2001]
Ranked #31 on Premiere's 2006 "Power 50" list. It is his first appearance on the list.
In 2002, he was part of "principal for a day" program at Curie High school in Chicago.
Loves to dance.
A Republican, he supported (and voted for) George W Bush in 2000 and 2004.
Is considered the leader of, what the media refers to as, "The Frat Pack," along with Will Ferrell, Jack Black, Ben Stiller, Steve Carell, Owen Wilson, and Luke Wilson. The "Frat Pack" name is a reference to the film, Old School (2003), featuring Vaughn, Ferrell and Luke Wilson, due to the wide number of films featuring the seven actors. Vaughn`s "Frat Pack" films include, Wedding Crashers (2005), Anchorman: The Legend of Ron Burgundy (2004), Starsky & Hutch (2004) and Dodgeball: A True Underdog Story (2004).
Does not like cell phones and does not own one. When he`s working on a movie, he is given one and usually winds up losing it.
Good friends with actor Jon Favreau.
Has quit smoking.
Because he did not have an exemplary grade in school, he became the president of his Senior Class at Lake Forest High School (1988) because he knew that if he were the president, he would speak at graduation. If he had to speak at graduation, then the school would have to let him graduate.
Is a Chicago Cubs fan.
Attended Lake Forest High School, class of 1988.