Jack Dylan Grazer GIVES THANKS For Next Generation of Hollywood Award
"I hope to [live] up to the title as a next-generation name [...] I am still so stunned, so I can’t say a thing. I’m speechless. [...] ❤️" Jack posts.
12 January 2020 by Fonticha Tran
Jack Dylan Grazer at the 2019 CinemaCon - Warner Bros. Pictures 'The Big Picture' Presentation held at the
Caesars Palace in Las Vegas, USA on April 2, 2019. — Photo by PopularImages
On January 10, It Chapter Two's Jack Dylan Grazer (Young Eddie Kaspbrak) won the "Next Generation of Hollywood" award by the Hollywood Critics Association.
The next day, Jack posted his thanks on Instagram:
I "I am so humbled and honored to have been recognized by HCA, and I hope to fulfil this award by living up to the title as a next-generation name. I can’t say enough, but I am still so stunned, so I can’t say a thing. I’m speechless. I’m grateful. I’m inspired. ❤️ "
Jack also uploaded a clip of his acceptance speech:
I "I want to thank the Hollywood Critics Association, er, I'm honoured, I'm really, really honoured, um... also really nervous, also really tired but I'm having a blast, I'm super starstruck by everybody in this room."
I "It's icing on the cake. I say this all the time, but I'm still waiting to wake up. I'm living my fantasy daily. I can't imagine myself if I wasn't acting, so I'm super thankful. I'm super thankful, so thank you."
Check out Jack's co-stars' responses below:
I "Yes. Well Deserved! 👏⭐️" - Shazam!'s Asher Angel (Young Billy Batson/Shazam)
I "This is just the beginning, young man. Buckle up. And keep your feet on the ground. 😎🙏" - Shazam!'s Zachary Levi (Billy Batson/Shazam)
I "A stud!" - Shazam's Jovan Armand (Pedro Peña)
I "JAAAAAACK Omg I’m so proud of you ily." - Me, Myself & I's Reylynn Caster ( Eleanor "Nori" Sterling)
So, what is Jack Dylan Grazer up to now?
Jack is starring as Joey in the upcoming Don't Tell A Soul movie, alongside The Office's Rainn Wilson (Dwight). It is an American drama/ thriller and is currently in post-production. It focuses on two teenagers who are forced to steal to help their sick mother.
Jack is also starring in TV mini-series We Are Who We Are (2020), a coming of age story about two teenagers who live "on an American military base in Italy".
Finally, it's been announced that Shazam! will be getting a sequel, which Jack will return to star as Freddy Freeman. It is set to premiere in 2022.
Fonticha Tran is a news writer at Exclusive Hollywood and is also responsible for researching and writing news articles. She also keeps track of the celebrities’ on our watchlist while monitoring their social media for any new updates.
Fun fact: Besides constantly being on Twitter and reading up on her favourite celebrities' newest tweets, she's busy rewatching Stranger Things and The Umbrella Academy.