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Self-proclaimed troublemaker Owen Wilson was born in Dallas, to Irish-American parents originally from Massachusetts. He grew up in Texas with his mother, Laura (Cunningham), a photographer; his father, Robert Andrew Wilson, an ad exec; and his brothers, Andrew Wilson (the eldest) and Luke Wilson (the youngest). Expelled from St. Mark's School of ... See full bio »

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Nominated for 1 Oscar. Another 14 wins & 44 nominations. See more awards »

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Midnight in Paris
Cars Lightning McQueen
Wedding Crashers
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The Darjeeling Limited


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 2017 Cars 3 (filming)
Lightning McQueen (voice)
 2017 Wonder (post-production)
Nate Pullman
 2017 Bastards (completed)
  Shanghai Dawn (announced)
Roy O'Bannon
 2016/I Masterminds
 2016 Zoolander: Super Model (TV Movie)
Hansel (2016)
 2016 Saturday Night Live (TV Series)
- Larry David/The 1975 (2016) ... Hansel (uncredited)
 2015 Zoolander Returns to the Runway (Short)
Hansel (uncredited)
 2014 The Hero of Color City
Ricky the Dragon (voice)
 2013 The Killers Ft. Dawes: Christmas in L.A. (Video short)
Struggling Actor
 2013 Free Birds
Reggie (voice)
 2011 Cars 2
Lightning McQueen (voice)
 2011 Hall Pass
 2010 Marmaduke
Marmaduke (voice)
 2009 Fantastic Mr. Fox
Coach Skip (voice)
 2008 Marley & Me
 2006 Night at the Museum
Jedediah (uncredited)
 2006 Mater and the Ghostlight (Video short)
Lightning McQueen (voice)
 2006 Cars (Video Game)
Lightning McQueen (voice)
 2006 Cars
Lightning McQueen (voice)
 2002 I Spy
 2001 Zoolander
 1999 Heat Vision and Jack (TV Short)
Voice Of Heat Vision / Doug (voice)
 1999 Breakfast of Champions
Monte Rapid
 1999 The Minus Man
 1998 Permanent Midnight
 1996 Bottle Rocket
Dignan (as Owen C. Wilson)
 1994 Bottle Rocket (Short)
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Other Works:

Music video for The Wiseguys' "Start The Commotion". See more »

Publicity Listings:

6 Interviews | 13 Articles | 3 Pictorials | 5 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

Alternate Names:

Owen C. Wilson


5' 10½" (1.79 m)

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The image - being from Texas, the slacker, surfer thing - you don't think of that and see a worrier, an angst-ridden person, I know that. Also, I'm reasonably polite and that puts people at their ease, so they think you are too. See more »


Usually declines to discuss the source of his distinctive-looking nose, which was broken twice. The broken nose was apparently the result of a football injury attained while on the football team in high school (all three Wilson brothers had played high school football, the elder Andrew with the greatest success). See more »


Frequently cast by Wes Anderson See more »



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