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I'm glad that my parents missed one thing that was really unbelievable. They saw me hit this great success. It was a blast and we had a lot of laughs. And it was just an amazing time. They passed away. And then after I got, you know, famous, all these haters came out of nowhere.

I'm glad that my parents missed one thing that was really unbelievable. They saw me hit this great success. It was a blast and we had a lot of laughs. And it was just an amazing time. They passed away. And then after I got, you know, famous, all these haters came out of nowhere.

When people refer to 'Back in the Day,' it was a Wednesday. Just a little fun fact for you. ---->>>

I'm always going to be someone that people enjoy watching. ---->>>

My mom and dad passed away from cancer. Within nine months, I lost both of my folks. Immediately after that, I had a horrible betrayal where my brother, who worked for me, stole a lot of my money. He's in jail now.

My mom and dad passed away from cancer. Within nine months, I lost both of my folks. Immediately after that, I had a horrible betrayal where my brother, who worked for me, stole a lot of my money. He's in jail now.

In school I was pretty quiet. Kinda shy until my junior year. But at home I was a freak. ---->>>

We all hope for breakthrough rebirth moments.

We all hope for breakthrough rebirth moments.

I don't have to do anything for anyone else's benefit anymore. I just want to exceed my own expectations. ---->>>

I am an observer, I like to watch people. I am into psychology and people - how they act and such. ---->>>

Anger has a way of seeping into every other emotion and planting itself in there.

Anger has a way of seeping into every other emotion and planting itself in there.

I was doing comedy in laundry mats in 1992, literally where I would bring a little gorilla amp and a lapel mike and just start performing. ---->>>

I always wanted to be a snake. Every time I saw a snake on TV. I'd always say 'Why not me?' ---->>>

I like fearless characters, people just not afraid to do anything it takes to make people laugh. ---->>>

I grew up very self-loathing. I was a phobic. I had anxiety. I had panic attacks. ---->>>

If you use tact you can say anything, then make it funny. ---->>>

I don't write any of my material down. I like to improvise and be spontaneous. ---->>>

I'm quitting the business today. I'm going to open up an appliance store, I've always really been into toasters. I'm giving it all up. ---->>>

Vince Vaughn is a genuine person, awesome guy. He'll come to a lot of my shows. It's not that often that you can meet someone as cool as Vince.

Vince Vaughn is a genuine person, awesome guy. He'll come to a lot of my shows. It's not that often that you can meet someone as cool as Vince.

If haters or whatever want to find you - I mean, some of them are so tenacious. You want to hire them to work for you. They're very, very savvy in terms of how they find you and get to you. ---->>>

I was not a silly kid or outgoing. In fact, I suffered from quite a bit of anxiety. I used to have panic attacks when I was a teenager, really incapacitating moments, because I had some phobias. ---->>>

I'm a late-night guy. ---->>>

I always thought that if I got no love at all early in my standup career, or I was god awful, I thought I'd get into psychology. ---->>>

I did stand-up comedy for seventeen years. I need to explore other things. ---->>>

I have new ideas every day, and I always want to take on new challenges. ---->>>

My mother had a lot of phobias. She's pregnant with me and she was a very phobic person. So I was born into phobia, basically. ---->>>

My professional dreams were coming true while I was living a personal nightmare.

My professional dreams were coming true while I was living a personal nightmare.

I had the humble beginnings. I was doing comedy in laundry mats in 1992, literally where I would bring a little gorilla amp and a lapel mike and just start performing. ---->>>

I say it with my tongue firmly planted in cheek but there's truth to it - being a comedian is very close to being a therapist. When you're working smaller clubs, you're listening. You're feeling an energy, you're going with a tone but when people start yelling out, you almost start a conversation with people. ---->>>

As a comedian, I am obligated to tell you the truth, my truth. To share with you my beliefs, my perspective. And I think that we forget sometimes that that's the oath that comics take, that we will go up and share everything - the irreverent, the scary. ---->>>

I love being on stage if I'm not on a set. If I'm at home, I'm usually in my office editing or reconstructing my website or whatever it may be. I just love putting creativity into a performance, so if the right script comes along, and I certainly am reading comedies and dramas now, then I'm ready willing and able to give it a shot. ---->>>

Nothing is a better icebreaker than a great joke.

Nothing is a better icebreaker than a great joke.

My fam is just a regular family. But all of them have great senses of humor. ---->>>

I had never done a roast, but I really wanted to, because it's so different from standup. ---->>>

I can always get better. A lot of my ex-girlfriends don't think I'm funny. ---->>>

I can do more than just stand-up comedy, and the only way I'll be able to show that is if I do it myself. Because nobody trusts that I can do it. ---->>>

I get so into the moment. ---->>>

I love hecklers. They remind you that you are a comedian. ---->>>

I'm interested in doing everything and anything that I can to squeeze that creativity out of my brain. I guess I'm sort of a performance rat. ---->>>

I'm shooting a pilot based on my show. It's a one-camera show. I play myself. ---->>>

Jim Norton and Harland Williams always make me laugh. ---->>>

My nickname for my mom was 'The Compass.' ---->>>

The little boy inside of all us men always loves something video game related. ---->>>

There's always someone in every group of friends that nobody likes. ---->>>

When I first hit the scene, it was just a lot of go, go, go, go, go. I have a lot of natural energy anyway, but it was over the top. ---->>>

When you are doing stand-up comedy, you are the writer, producer, director, sometimes bouncer. ---->>>

Here's the thing about Red Sox fans, or actually just fans from that region, in general: they appreciate the effort. And if you mail it in or if you give 80 percent, even with a win, they'll let you know that's not how you do it. They want - if it's comedian, if it's a musician, bring us your best show. ---->>>

No one wants to drown. Drowning would be the worst. Cause everyone knows that feeling. That feeling, oh it's the worst... when you think you're drowning. ---->>>

When you're on a movie set and you are hopefully making a comedy, everyone's stifling their laughter. You're looking at the crew guys, hoping someone is making that face like, and not like, this is not working out, man. ---->>>

You've gotta share what's going on in your mind. ---->>>

I feel like I was born and bred to stay self-motivated. I'm not one of those people who ho-hums and feels sorry for himself when something's bad. ---->>>

That MySpace is the story of the year. Everyone but my mother is on it. ---->>>

I don't know if I could rebuild an airplane engine, but I know a little bit about rotors and rivets. ---->>>

Christina can sing all the notes, but Britney is just hot!

Christina can sing all the notes, but Britney is just hot!

I don't laugh out loud at comics a lot. ---->>>

I feel like the gods have certainly patted me on the head. ---->>>

I like to play guitar, jam out, play the blues, go watch movies. I love movies. ---->>>

I work with a lot of kids. Every year, for the past fifteen years, I work at Comedy Camp where I work with a lot of kids. ---->>>

I'm completely ecstatic when a woman has own back story and brings something to the table and has a real strong kind of independence. ---->>>

I'm focused on staying as healthy as I can so I can work more. ---->>>

I've always read books and loved human behavior since I was ten or twelve years old. Maybe even that's why I wanted to do comedy. ---->>>

I've lived in LA for so long, I don't even know what is real and what isn't any more. ---->>>

In the year 3000, everything will be instant.

In the year 3000, everything will be instant.

People know I have a good time on stage. I love my life. I love my job. ---->>>

When something's good, I'm not an over-celebrator. ---->>>

You have to learn the crowd. I just pay attention to them so I can make sure I can make them laugh. ---->>>

I do try to keep my show very improvisational. I don't work off a set list; I like to keep it more in the moment. I like to have information about where I'm going, what might be happening in that particular region as well. I like for people to feel like the show is for them. ---->>>

I think that people who do enjoy my stand-up comedy and the people who get it and the people who are taken in by it, they see that I'm a guy that has love of the game. ---->>>

When I'm looking for hot button answers to tough questions, I don't look to congressman or my mayor. I say, 'What would Miss U.S.A. have to say about this?' ---->>>

Biography

Name: Dane Cook
Nationality: American
Born: 03-18, 1972
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Occupation: Comedian

Dane Jeffrey Cook (born March 18, 1972) is an American stand-up comedian and film actor. He has released five comedy albums: Harmful If Swallowed; Retaliation; Vicious Circle; Rough Around The Edges: Live From Madison Square Garden; and Isolated Incident. In 2006, Retaliation became the highest charting comedy album in 28 years and went platinum (wikipedia)