Vince Vaughn is an American actor, screenwriter, producer and activist. He began acting in the late 1980s, appearing in minor television roles before attaining wider recognition with the 1996 comedy-drama movie Swingers. He has appeared in a number of films in the 1990s, including the sports film Rudy, the sci-fi adventure monster film The Lost World: Jurassic Park, and the drama-thriller Return to Paradise. In the 2000s, he appeared in the comedy Old School, the sports comedy Dodgeball: A True Underdog Story, the romantic comedies Wedding Crashers and The Break-Up, opposite Jennifer Aniston in the latter, and the Christmas comedy Fred Claus. His films from the 2010s include the romantic comedy Couples Retreat, the sci-fi comedy The Watch and the comedy The Internship.