Randy Quaid
Randy Quaid

Randy Quaid is a global star in the field of Television and Cinema. He doubles up as a Golden Globe recipient as well as an Academy Award-nominated actor, thus becoming one of Hollywood’s most critically acclaimed stars.

Quick Biography

Randy Quaid was born on 01st of October 1950 as Randall Randy Quaid in Houston, Texas, to his father William Rudy Quaid and mother, Juanita Bonniedale Quaid.

He enrolled at the Pershing Middle School and later Bellaire High School. After joining the University of Houston, he graduated with a major in drama.

After being discovered by the director, Peter Bogdanovich, while studying drama, Randy’s career in films and television kicked-off to stardom.

Randy is a versatile character actor, having appeared in more than 90 films in his career. Randy also was among the youngest stars to ever be nominated for an Oscar for the movie, ‘The Last Detail’ at just 21. Currently, his career is on a halt owing to different controversies as well as legal battles.

Quick Summary

Full Name/Real Name: Randy Randall Rudy Quaid
Age: 71 years old
Birth Date: 1 October 1950
Birth Place: Houston, Texas, United States
Nationality: American
Religion: N/A
Parents: William Rudy Quaid and Juanita Bonniedale
Spouse: Evi Quaid (m. 1989), Ella Jolly (m. 1980–1989)
Children: Amanda Quaid
Height: 1.96 m
Weight: 80 kg
Profession: Actor, Producer, Director, Singer, Writer
Net Worth in 2022: $1 million

Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement

At the age of 71 years old, Randy features a height of 1.96 m, as well as a weight of 80 kg. On the other hand, he features a blue eye color as well as blonde hair.

Education, School/College University

Quaid studied dance and Chinese in the Pershing Middle School in Houston. He then studied drama at the University of Houston. He dropped out of school to pursue his acting career; thus, he moved to Los Angeles.

Parents, Siblings, Nationality, Ethnicity, Religion & Political Views

Quaid was born in Houston, Texas, to his mother Juanita (Real Estate Agent) and William Quaid (Electrician). His only siblings are Buddy Quaid (Half-Brother), Brandy Quaid (Half-Sister), Dennis Quaid. Randy descents from English, Irish, Scots-Irish, and Cajun (French) ethnicity. Randy is a Christian brought up in a Baptist family.

Married, Relationship, Dating, Affair, Girlfriend, Wife, Children

Randy Quaid With Wife Evi Quaid
Randy Quaid With Wife Evi Quaid

Randy married Ella Marie Jolly in 1980 and together had a daughter, Amanda Marie. However, they divorced on August 24, 1989.

Andy further married Evi Motolanez at ‘The San Ysidro Ranch’ resort, California, on 5th October 1989. The together adopted two children.

Relationship Statistics

Marital status? (single, married, in relation or divorced): married
When did he get married? (married date): 5 October 1989
Does he have any relationship affair? No
Is Randy Quaid Gay? No
Wife/Spouse? (name): Evi Quaid (m. 1989)
Kids: Amanda Quaid

Randy’s career surrounds singing, films, as well as television shows. As a Singer randy has written as well as performed songs for different films like Tough Enough (1983), and The Big Easy (1986). On the other hand, he has released some original hit singles like Spill the Wine with his band, Dennis Quaid and The Sharks.

In the film industry debuted in 1975 as Bellhop in the action-drama film, Crazy Mama though he had no credit for this role. Later in 1977he acted in the fantasy drama film, I Never Promised You a Rose Garden. He also is a voice actor Roven’s in the animated action-adventure film, Battle for Terra, in 2007.

On Television Shows, he appeared as Scott Martin in the crime drama series, Baretta, in 1977 for the first time. Additionally, as a voice actor, he has done the documentary series Freedom: A History of the US.

Randy has played a myriad of roles in different movies like the recent A Dog’s Purpose (2017), and I Can Only Imagine (2018).

As the leader of his band, Dennis Quaid and The Sharks, he has performed a variety of original songs like Spill the Wine and Gloria.

Awards & Nominations

Randy became famous with ‘The Last Detail,’ which earned him a different nomination at the Golden Globe Awards, Academy Awards, and the BAFTA Awards. He won among other awards a Golden Globe Award and earned an Emmy nomination for portraying the U.S. President Lyndon Johnson in ‘LBJ: The Early Years.’ He also received an Academy Award nomination for his role in ‘The Last Detail.’

Randy Quaid Net Worth, Income & Salary In 2022

Randy Quaid Net Worth
Randy Quaid Net Worth

As of August 2022, Randy’s career is multifaceted and has gained him a net worth of around $1 million appearing in different films, TV shows, as well as when singing.

Rumors and Controversy/Scandal

Over the last seven years, Randy has been off the limelight owing to the various charges against him on burglary claims as well as controversies.

Social Media: Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, etc.

Randy Quaid Facebook page has around 1.6k fan likes, and his Twitter account has around 122.5k followers. On Randy Quaid Instagram account, he has around 4.1k followers while on YouTube, Randy Quaid has around 8.3k subscribers.

Randy Quaid has been phenomenal in the film industry and is one of the successful actors there are in the world acting from the 1970s to the 2010s in many films as well as TV shows. Though not active as of now, he is a face to look for or sound to hear in future years because it is in his blood to be phenomenal.


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