Owen Wilson

Birth: November 18, 1968 en Dallas, Texas

Owen Cunningham Wilson, known as Owen Wilson is an actor, writer and humorist.


Owen Wilson was born on November 18, 1968 in Dallas, Texas, United States. He made his film debut with ‘Bottle Rocket’ in 1996. After that, he co-wrote with Wes Anderson scripts for his next two projects: ‘Rushmore’ and ‘The Royal Tenenbaums’, for which they were nominated for an Oscar for Best Screenplay Original. Then I got a role in ‘The Cable Guy, directed by Ben Stiller. Then he had minor roles in films like ‘Anaconda’, ‘Armageddon’ and ‘The Haunting’. also he had two dramatic roles: a secondary in ‘Permanent Midnight’ (starring Ben Stiller) and the protagonist in The Minus Man ‘(portrayed a serial murderer).

His popularity rose in 2000 with the action comedy “Shanghai Noon,” with Jackie Chan. His fame continued to rise after starring in ‘Zoolander’ in 2001 with Ben Stiller and Will Ferrell. In 2002 he returned to comedy with ‘I Spy’ action comedy with Eddie Murphy. The film sank at the box office. The following year he returned to work with Jackie Chan in “Shanghai Knights” and co-starred in the film remake of ‘Starsky & Hutch’ series in 2004.

For his tight work schedule coo actor and his heart condition, he could not work with Wes Anderson on his next script. However, he participated in the film “The Life Aquatic with Steve Zissou ‘as the future son of Bill Murray, a paper written expressly for him. That same year, he and his brother Luke interpreted the Wright brothers in the film ‘Around the World in 80 Days’.

In 2005, Owen Wilson starred in the movie ‘Wedding Crashers’ with Vince Vaughn. He also collaborated with his brothers in The Wendell Baker Story ‘, written by Luke, and directed by him and Andrew. A year later lent his voice to Lightning McQueen in the movie ‘Cars’, Disney / Pixar; starred in ‘You, Me and Dupree’ with Kate Hudson; and he appeared with Ben Stiller in “Night at the Museum ‘. In 2007, the actor appeared in another Wes Anderson film, ‘The Darjeeling Limited’, presented at the 45th New York Film Festival and the Venice Film Festival. A year later, he launched ‘Drillbit Taylor’ Judd Apatow, in which Owen Wilson participated. In 2008, he also starred in ‘Marley & Me’ with Jennifer Aniston. He had a role in ‘The Big Year’ film adaptation of the book by Mark Obmascik. Co-starring Jack Black, JoBeth Williams, Steve Martin and Rashida Jones, it was launched in 2011.

Wilson is a member of the brotherhood of comic performance colloquially known as ‘The Frat Pack’. He made a special appearance with Jack Black, also a member of the brotherhood, in ‘Community’, comedy NBC. He also appeared in Woody Allen’s comedy, ‘Midnight in Paris’. In March 2012 he won the starring role in the thriller ‘The Coup’ by John Erick Dowdle. This film marked his return to action movies.

In 2014, he worked again with Wes Anderson’s acclaimed comedy “The Grand Budapest Hotel ‘, and joined the cast of the adaptation of the book by Paul Thomas Anderson,’ Inherent Vice ‘. In 2015 shares credits with Jennifer Aniston in the film ‘She’s Funny That Way’ (Peter Bogdanovich)

-His mother is Laura Cunningham Wilson photographer and his father, advertising executive and operator on local television of his city, Robert Andrew Wilson.
-is of Irish and American ancestry and his family is Roman Catholic.
-He is the brother of actor Luke Wilson. He has another brother, Andrew.
-He is a cousin of actor and comedian Jack Black.
-In 2003, he made a cameo in the video ‘Yeah Right!’ Girl Skateboards.
-He has participated in 11 films with the actor Ben Stiller.
-Was the boyfriend of singer Sheryl Crow and actress Kate Hudson.
-He has two children from different mothers. One with his ex-girlfriend (Jade Duell) and one with your personal trainer (Caroline Lindqvist)

Tipo Trabajo Año
acting Bottle Rocket / The Cable Guy 1996
acting Anaconda / As Good as It Gets 1997
acting Armageddon / Permanent Midnight / Rushmore 1998
acting Heat Vision and Jack / The Haunting / Breakfast of Champions / The Minus Man 1999
acting Meet the Parents / Shanghai Noon 2000
acting Behind Enemy Lines / The Royal Tenenbaums / Zoolander 2001
acting I Spy 2002
acting Shanghai Knights / Yeah Right! 2003
acting The Life Aquatic with Steve Zissou / Meet the Fockers / Around the World in 80 Days / Starsky & Hutch / The Big Bounce 2004
acting The Wendell Baker Story / Wedding Crashers 2005
acting Night at the Museum / You, Me and Dupree / Cars / Mater and the Ghostlight 2006
acting The Darjeeling Limited 2007
acting Drillbit Taylor / Over Her Dead Body / Marley & Me 2008
acting Night at the Museum: Battle of the Smithsonian / Community / Fantastic Mr. Fox 2009
acting How Do You Know / Little Fockers / Marmaduke 2010
acting Hall Pass / Midnight in Paris / Cars 2 / The Big Year 2011
acting The Internship / Free Birds / Drunk History 2013
acting Are You Here / The Grand Budapest Hotel / The Hero of Color City / Inherent Vice / Night at the Museum: Secret of the Tomb 2014
acting Cars Toons: Tales From Radiator Springs 2014-presente
acting She's Funny That Way / No Escape / Masterminds 2015
acting Zoolander 2 / Bastards 2016

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