NPR logo

America's Leading Man: Dennis Quaid

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/5030777/5030778" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
America's Leading Man: Dennis Quaid

Movies

America's Leading Man: Dennis Quaid

America's Leading Man: Dennis Quaid

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/5030777/5030778" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">

Dennis Quaid plays a by-the-numbers military man in his latest role. hide caption

toggle caption

Actor Dennis Quaid's new film is a family comedy called Yours, Mine, and Ours. He first became famous for playing a small-town cyclist in Breaking Away in 1979; since then he has starred in a slew of hit films.

Quaid's resume includes The Right Stuff, The Big Easy, Innerspace, Great Balls Of Fire, Any Given Sunday, The Day After Tomorrow, and Far From Heaven.

We no longer support commenting on NPR.org stories, but you can find us every day on Facebook, Twitter, email, and many other platforms. Learn more or contact us.