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John Cusack

John Paul Cusack (born June 28, 1966) is an American actor, producer and screenwriter. He has appeared in more than 50 films, including Say Anything..., Grosse Pointe Blank, High Fidelity, Con Air, Being John Malkovich, and Hot Tub Time Machine. Cusack was born in Evanston, Illinois, to an Irish-American family. His mother, Ann Paula "Nancy" (née Carolan), is a former mathematics teacher and political activist. His father, Dick Cusack (1925–2003), was an actor, as are his siblings, Ann, Joan, Bill, and Susie. His father was also a documentary filmmaker, owned a film production company, and was a friend of activist Philip Berrigan. Cusack spent a year at New York University before dropping out, saying that he had "too much fire in [his] belly". Cusack gained fame in the mid-1980s after appearing in teen movies such as Better Off Dead, The Sure Thing, One Crazy Summer, and Sixteen Candles. Cusack made a cameo in the 1988 music video for "Trip At The Brain" by Suicidal Tendencies. In 1989 he starred as Lloyd Dobler in Cameron Crowe's Say Anything.... His roles broadened in the late 1980s and early 1990s with more serious-minded fare such as the politically themed True Colors and the

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John Cusack's Alleged Stalker -- Touched By a Prosecutorial Angel

John Cusack's Alleged Stalker
Touched By a Prosecutorial Angel

The woman who was arrested at John Cusack's Malibu home -- a woman who insists she speaks to angels -- was officially charged with stalking today ... TMZ has learned. Elizabeth Diane Pahlke has… READ MORE >

John Cusack -- Arrested Fan Told Me Angels Want Us to Be Together

John Cusack
Arrested Fan Told Me Angels Want Us Together

John Cusack has been haunted for years by emails, letters, tweets, and voice mails from a woman who claims angels told her she and Cusack are supposed to be together -- the very same woman who was… READ MORE >

- 363 days ago
John Cusack -- Intruder Arrested at Malibu Home

John Cusack
Intruder Arrested At Malibu Home

A woman with a serious thing for John Cusack got busted at the star's home after allegedly making multiple attempts to enter his home Tuesday evening ... TMZ has learned.According to law… READ MORE >

- 364 days ago
The Chick in 'Say Anything': 'Memba Her?

The Chick in
'Say Anything' 'Memba Her?

Ione Skye is best known for playing opposite John Cusack in the 1989 film "Say Anything." Guess what she looks like now! READ MORE >

- 1502 days ago
John Cusack:  You Played Me, Now Pay Me

John Cusack: You Played Me, Now Pay Me

John Cusack is suing a movie production company because it didn't have stopping power. Let us explain.In the lawsuit, filed today in L.A. County Superior Court, Cusack claims Intermedia Film… READ MORE >

- 2246 days ago
Celebs Caught on Tape 07/17 - 07/23

Celebs Caught on Tape 07/17 - 07/23

Celebrities never seem to disappoint and this is no exception. From the Paris you never knew, to Jessica pandemonium.Check out what was captured by the all-seeing video cameras of TMZ READ MORE >

- 2965 days ago
I'm With Crazy!

I'm With Crazy!

Being famous has its ups and downs. On the plus side, you get that nice table in the corner. On the negative side, you get wackos throwing letters over your fence or rushing the stage at Jay Leno.… READ MORE >

- 2965 days ago
Cusack's Alleged Stalker Tells Her Side

Cusack's Alleged Stalker
Tells Her Side

Actor John Cusack's alleged stalker Emily Leatherman tells reporters her harrowing tale of sex trafficking, death threats and ransacked apartments. Cusack claims that Leatherman "is showing an… READ MORE >

- 2966 days ago
Cusack Gets Restraining Order

Cusack Gets Restraining Order

A Los Angeles woman was ordered to stay 100 yards away from actor John Cusack. At a hearing Tuesday in Santa Monica, a Los Angeles Superior Court judge ruled that Emily Leatherman must not in any… READ MORE >

- 2968 days ago
John Cusack Wants a Restraining Order

John Cusack Wants a Restraining Order

Actor John Cusack has asked a judge to issue a restraining order against a woman who he says has been stalking him. In documents, filed June 23 in Los Angeles County Superior Court, Cusack claims… READ MORE >

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