Biography

Rainn Dietrich Wilson (born January 20, 1966) is an American actor and comedian. He is primarily known for his role as the egomaniacal Dwight Schrute on the American version of the television comedy The Office. He has also directed two episodes of The Office: the sixth season's "The Cover-Up" and the seventh season's "Classy Christmas".

Description above from the Wikipedia article Rainn Wilson, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

Rainn Dietrich Wilson (born January 20, 1966) is an American actor and comedian. He is primarily known for his role as the egomaniacal Dwight Schrute on the American version of the television comedy The Office. He has also directed two episodes of The Office: the sixth season's "The Cover-Up" and the seventh season's "Classy Christmas".

Description above from the Wikipedia article Rainn Wilson, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

Personal Info

Known For Acting

Gender Male

Known Credits 65

Birthday 1966-01-20

Place of Birth Seattle, Washington, USA

Official Site -

Also Known As

  • -

Acting TV ShowsMovies

Utopia (0 episodes) as Michael Stearns
Monsters vs. Aliens Stories
Batman: Hush as Lex Luthor (voice)
Don't Tell a Soul as Hamby
Blackbird
Where In The Hell Is The Lavender House: The Longmont Potion Castle Story as Himself
2019 UnMade (1 episode) as Himself
2019 Reign of the Supermen as Lex Luthor (voice)
2018 Star Trek: Short Treks (1 episode) as Harry Mudd
2018 The Meg as Morris
2018 The Death of Superman as Lex Luthor (voice)
2018 The Gate: Dawn of the Bahá’í Faith as Himself
2017 Permanent as Jim Dixon
2017 Thom Pain as Thom Pain
2017 Star Trek: Discovery (2 episodes) as Harry Mudd
2017 Shimmer Lake as Andy Sikes
2017 Smurfs: The Lost Village as Gargamel (voice)
2016 Army of One as Agent Simons
2015 The Boy as William Colby
2015 The Late Late Show with James Corden (1 episode) as Himself
2015 Uncanny as Castle
2015 Backstrom (13 episodes) as Det. Lt. Backstrom
2014 Cooties as Wade
2013 The Stream as Narrator / Ernest Terry
2013 Acting Disruptive (1 episode) as Himself
2011 Fight for Your Right Revisited as Church Goer
2010 Peep World as Joel
2010 Super as Frank Darbo
2010 Hesher as Paul Forney
2009 Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen as College Professor
2009 Mutant Pumpkins from Outer Space as Wicked Jack (voice)
2009 Monsters vs Aliens as Gallaxhar (voice)
2008 The Rocker as Robert 'Fish' Fishman
2007 Juno as Rollo
2007 Tim and Eric Awesome Show, Great Job! (50 episodes) as Bobby Stoan
2007 The Last Mimzy as Larry White
2006 The Megan Mullally Show (1 episode)
2006 My Super Ex-Girlfriend as Vaughn Haige
2006 VH1 Rock Honors (1 episode)
2005 Wheelmen as Barny
2005 Sahara as Rudi Gunn
2005 The Office (195 episodes) as Dwight Schrute
2005 American Dad! (1 episode)
2004 Entourage (1 episode)
2004 Baadasssss! as Bill Harris
2003 The Ellen DeGeneres Show (1 episode)
2003 House of 1000 Corpses as Bill Hudley
2003 Jimmy Kimmel Live! (1 episode)
2002 MDs (11 episodes) as John Doe
2002 Monk (1 episode) as Walker Browning (1 episode)
2001 America's Sweethearts as Dave O'Hanlon
2001 Six Feet Under (26 episodes)
2001 When Billie Beat Bobby as Dennis Van Der Meer
2000 CSI: Crime Scene Investigation (1 episode)
2000 Dark Angel (1 episode) as Phil
2000 Almost Famous as David Felton
1999 Galaxy Quest as Lahnk
1999 Law & Order: Special Victims Unit (1 episode)
1999 Family Guy (2 episodes)
1998 Charmed (1 episode)
1996 MURDER and murder as George
1993 Late Night with Conan O'Brien (3 episodes)
1992 The Tonight Show with Jay Leno (4 episodes)
1975 Saturday Night Live (1 episode) as Host
1952 Today (1 episode)

Production

Where In The Hell Is The Lavender House: The Longmont Potion Castle Story Executive Producer
2010 Super Executive Producer

Directing

2017 Star Trek: Discovery (1 episode)Director
2005 The Office (4 episodes)Director

By signing up for an account on TMDb, you can post directly to Twitter and Facebook.

You need to be logged in to continue. Click here to login or here to sign up.

Global

s focus the search bar
p open profile menu
esc close an open window
? open keyboard shortcut window

On media pages

b go back (or to parent when applicable)
e go to edit page

On TV season pages

(right arrow) go to next season
(left arrow) go to previous season

On TV episode pages

(right arrow) go to next episode
(left arrow) go to previous episode

On all image pages

a open add image window

On all edit pages

t open translation selector
ctrl+ s submit form

On discussion pages

n create new discussion
w toggle watching status
p toggle public/private
c toggle close/open
a open activity
r reply to discussion
l go to last reply
ctrl+ enter submit your message
(right arrow) next page
(left arrow) previous page