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The Geekiest Guys In Hollywood!

By Vadim Newquist May 3, 2013

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Jack Black

Jack Black is a comedic powerhouse and in spite of his nerdy looks, a totally ass-kicking rock and roll frontman. Most of us are acquainted with his films, but what many don't know is that he is the son of two satellite engineers who worked on the Hubble telescope, so the seeds of nerdyness were planted early. 

Tags: star wars, slideshows, geeks, life, jj abrams, elijah wood

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Vadim Newquist

Vadim Newquist is a writer, director, actor, animator, fire fighter, stunt driver, martial arts instructor, snake wrangler and time traveling bounty hunter who scales tall buildings with his bare hands and wrestles sharks in his spare time. He can do ten consecutive backflips in one jump, make cars explode with his mind, and can give fifty people a high-five at once without even lifting his hands. He holds multiple PhDs in nuclear physics, osteopathic medicine, behavioral psychology, breakdancing, and chilling out. He currently resides in Gotham City inside his stately mansion with his butler Alfred and his two cats.

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