Biography

John Burke Krasinski (born October 20, 1979) is an American actor, film director and writer. He is widely known for playing Jim Halpert on the NBC sitcom The Office from 2005 to 2013. He has also appeared in several films including License to Wed (2007), Leatherheads (2008), Away We Go (2009), It's Complicated (2009), Something Borrowed (2011), Aloha (2015), 13 Hours: The Secret Soldiers of Benghazi (2016), Detroit (2017), and A Quiet Place (2018), which he also directed and co-wrote. Also in 2018, Krasinski returned to television portraying the titular character in the Amazon series Jack Ryan.

John Burke Krasinski (born October 20, 1979) is an American actor, film director and writer. He is widely known for playing Jim Halpert on the NBC sitcom The Office from 2005 to 2013. He has also appeared in several films including License to Wed (2007), Leatherheads (2008), Away We Go (2009), It's Complicated (2009), Something Borrowed (2011), Aloha (2015), 13 Hours: The Secret Soldiers of Benghazi (2016), Detroit (2017), and A Quiet Place (2018), which he also directed and co-wrote. Also in 2018, Krasinski returned to television portraying the titular character in the Amazon series Jack Ryan.

Personal Info

Known For Acting

Gender Male

Known Credits 53

Birthday -

Place of Birth Boston, Massachusetts, USA

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Also Known As

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Acting TV ShowsMovies

2018 Next Gen as 7723 (voice)
2018 Tom Clancy’s Jack Ryan(8 episodes) as Jack Ryan
2018 A Quiet Place as Lee Abbott
2017 Animal Crackers as Owen Huntington (voice)
2017 Detroit as Attorney Auerbach
2016 Past Forward as Man #1
2016 The Hollars as John Hollar
2016 Born in China as Narrator: American version (voice)
2016 13 Hours: The Secret Soldiers of Benghazi as Jack Silva
2015 Aloha as John "Woody" Woodside
2015 Lip Sync Battle(2 episodes) as Himself
2014 The Prophet as Halim (voice)
2013 Monsters University as “Frightening” Frank McCay (voice)
2013 Letters to Jackie: Remembering President Kennedy as Narrator (voice)
2012 Nobody Walks as Peter
2012 Promised Land as Dustin Noble
2012 Big Miracle as Adam Carlson
2011 The Muppets as Himself
2011 Something Borrowed as Ethan
2011 Threat Level Midnight as Goldenface
2009 It's Complicated as Harley
2009 Away We Go as Burt Farlander
2009 Monsters vs Aliens as Cuthbert (voice)
2009 Brief Interviews with Hideous Men as Ryan / Subject #20
2008 Leatherheads as Carter Rutherford
2007 A New Wave as Gideon
2007 License to Wed as Ben Murphy
2007 Shrek the Third as Lancelot (voice)
2007 The Graham Norton Show(1 episode) as Himself
2007 Smiley Face as Brevin
2006 Dreamgirls as Sam Walsh
2006 The Holiday as Ben
2006 For Your Consideration as Paper Badge Officer
2006 Doogal as Additional voices
2005 Duane Hopwood as Bob Flynn
2005 Jarhead as Corporal Harrigan
2005 The Office(208 episodes) as Jim Halpert
2005 The Office(1 episode)
2005 American Dad!(2 episodes)
2004 Taxi as Messenger
2004 The Tony Danza Show(1 episode)
2004 Kinsey as Ben
2002 Without a Trace(1 episode)
2002 E! Live From the Red Carpet(1 episode) as Himself
2001 Law & Order: Criminal Intent(1 episode)
2000 Ed(1 episode)
2000 CSI: Crime Scene Investigation(1 episode)
1993 Late Night with Conan O'Brien(3 episodes)
1992 The Tonight Show with Jay Leno(3 episodes)
1952 Today(3 episodes)

Production

Life on MarsProducer
2020 A Quiet Place 2Executive Producer
2018 Tom Clancy’s Jack Ryan(8 episodes)Executive Producer
2018 A Quiet PlaceExecutive Producer
2016 Manchester by the SeaExecutive Producer
2016 Dream Corp, LLC(7 episodes)Executive Producer
2016 The HollarsProducer
2012 Promised LandProducer
2009 Brief Interviews with Hideous MenProducer

Directing

Life on MarsDirector
2018 A Quiet PlaceDirector
2016 The HollarsDirector
2009 Brief Interviews with Hideous MenDirector

Writing

2018 A Quiet PlaceScreenplay
2012 Promised LandWriter
2009 Brief Interviews with Hideous MenScreenplay

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