Top 5000
Up 180 this week

Patrick Wilson (I)

Patrick Joseph Wilson was born in Norfolk, Virginia and raised in St. Petersburg, Florida, the son of Mary Kathryn (Burton), a voice teacher and professional singer, and John Franklin Wilson, a news anchor. Wilson has a B.F.A. in Drama from Carnegie-Mellon University. His theater work has produced many nominations and awards. He was nominated for ... See full bio »

Celebrate IMDb's 25th Anniversary with Photos We Love

IMDb turns 25 on October 17! To celebrate, we put together a gallery of some of our favorite movie, TV, and event photos from the last 25 years.

See the Photos We Love

On Amazon Video

Watch on TV

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 25 people
created 29 May 2011
a list of 24 people
created 17 Jan 2012
a list of 40 people
created 02 Feb 2013
a list of 49 people
created 25 Dec 2013
a list of 48 people
created 8 months ago

Do you have a demo reel?

Add it to your IMDbPage

Connect with IMDb

How Much Have You Seen?

How much of Patrick Wilson's work have you seen?

User Polls

Nominated for 1 Golden Globe. Another 2 wins & 11 nominations. See more awards »

Known For


Hide Hide Show Show Actor (43 credits)
 2016 The Founder (post-production)
Rollie Smith
 2015 A Kind of Murder (post-production)
Walter Stackhouse
  Caught Stealing (announced)
Hank Thompson
 2015 Bone Tomahawk
Arthur O'Dwyer
 2015 Zipper
Sam Ellis
 2014 Stretch
 2013 Girls (TV Series)
- One Man's Trash (2013) ... Joshua
 2010/I The Switch
 2010 The A-Team
 2009 American Dad! (TV Series)
- Wife Insurance (2009) ... Jim (voice)
 2009 Watchmen: The End Is Nigh (Video Game)
Nite Owl II (voice)
 2008 Passengers
Show Show Soundtrack (4 credits)
Show Show Producer (2 credits)
Show Show Thanks (1 credit)
Show Show Self (39 credits)
Show Show Archive footage (3 credits)

Related Videos


Personal Details

Other Works:

: Plays "Paul Bratter" in the "Barefoot in the Park" play by Neil Simon (Cort Theatre, New York City, New York, USA). See more »

Publicity Listings:

1 Interview | 2 Articles | 1 Pictorial | See more »


6' (1.83 m)

Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

The two times I performed at the White House, for the Kennedy Center Honors, I was made fun of. The first time, in 2001, I wore a nice Gucci suit and tie, which cost more than my rent. And when I met President Bush, he said, 'Thanks for dressing up.' Everybody else was in a traditional tux. It was really funny. I totally got mocked by the President. Then the next year, I had on a black suit with ... See more »


Graduated from Carnegie Mellon University with a BFA in drama. See more »

Star Sign:


Message Boards

Recent Posts
Who Do YOU Think PW Looks Like? tritwentyonemom
really... sybil11
What are Patrick's best films? Racher099
He looks just like Will Arnett cursedtofirst45
In love with him. pika-pika00
So hot... carpetofbombs
Discuss Patrick Wilson on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page