- Name: Rainn Wilson
- Born: 01/20/1966 (54 years old)
- Occupation: Actor, comedian, writer, director, businessman, producer.
Rainn Dietrich Wilson (born January 20, 1966) is an American actor, comedian, writer, director, businessman, and producer. He is best known for his role as Dwight Schrute on the NBC sitcom The Office, for which he earned three consecutive Emmy Award nominations for Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Comedy Series.
Birth Name: Rainn Dietrich Wilson
Alias: Rainn Dietrich Wilson
Birth Place: Seattle, Washington, U.S.
Rainn Wilson quotes :
I really wanted to do something positive on the Internet. I wanted to try to get young people talking about, thinking about, life's big questions-make it cool and OK to wonder about the heart, the soul and free will and God and death and big topics like that, big human topics.Rainn Wilson
And I do believe that the way to change a society, to uplift people - not just their spirit, but to uplift their society and economic base - is through education.Rainn Wilson
My dad was always such a frustrated artist. He always worked very hard to support his family, doing a bunch of ridiculous jobs. He wanted to be a painter, but then he also wrote science-fiction novels in his spare time.Rainn Wilson
The founder of the Mona Foundation actually knew my dad for years, and the more I learned about it, the more I realized I really found the perfect charity. It sponsors schools and educational initiatives all over the planet.Rainn Wilson
I had bohemian parents in Seattle in the last '60s living in a houseboat. My dad wrote science fiction novels and painted big murals and oil paintings.Rainn Wilson
I think we're the only jokeless show on television. I mean really, we have no setups and no punch lines. It's not a joke show. There are funny lines and funny moments but again the comedy is born of the human experience and awkward pauses are a great part of what it is to be human.Rainn Wilson
You meet people in Hollywood that are famous, and you're not sure what they got famous for.Rainn Wilson