John Cusack has three sisters named Susie, Ann and Joan, a brother named Bill, parents named Dick and Ann Paula and two nephews named Dylan and Miles. John's mother was a math teacher and his father was both a filmmaker and an actor.Continue Reading
John Cusack was born in 1966 in Evanston, Illinois, and he is a popular American actor and screenwriter. He grew up with his four siblings and both parents. His father was both an actor and a documentary maker, which helped to instill a love for movies in John at a young age. Before the age of 12, John was already a very busy commercial voiceover actor. John attended Evanston Township High School where he became friends with Philip Berrigan, who would later become a famous priest and peace activist. John tried going to college, but dropped out after one year in hopes of becoming an actor. By the time he was 28, John had already made a name for himself in the film industry with his quirky and unusual sense of humor.
John's sisters Ann and Joan became established actresses themselves. Joan Cusack was nominated for multiple Academy Awards as a supporting actress, and Ann is a familiar face that has appeared on many television shows such as "Grey's Anatomy" and "Frasier."Learn more about Art & Literature