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Ric Ocasek Poster

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Overview (3)

Date of Birth 23 March 1949Baltimore, Maryland, USA
Birth NameRichard Otcasek
Height 6' 4" (1.93 m)

Mini Bio (1)

Ric Ocasek was born on March 23, 1949 in Baltimore, Maryland, USA as Richard Otcasek. He has been married to Paulina Porizkova since August 23, 1989. They have two children. He was previously married to Suzanne Otcasek.

Spouse (2)

Paulina Porizkova (23 August 1989 - present) (2 children)
Suzanne Otcasek (? - ?) (divorced) (3 children)

Trade Mark (2)

Dark sunglasses
Towering height and slender frame

Trivia (5)

Children: (Paulina Porizkova) Jonathan Raven Ocasek (b. May 1993) and Oliver Orion Ocasek (b. May 23, 1998); (with Suzanne Otcasek) Derek Otsacek, Eron Otcasek and Christopher Otcasek.
Lead vocalist and rhythm guitarist for the 1970s-1980s New Wave band The Cars.
Produced the debut album for the pop-punk band Weezer.
Is not participating in The New Cars.
Senior vice president of A&R for Elektra Records.

Personal Quotes (1)

People tell me all the time that I look forbidding or aloof. That doesn't bother me much - I am fairly private, withdrawn, and ... distant, I guess. But, um, I think that's okay.

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