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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 »

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Nominated for 2 Golden Globes. Another 2 wins & 14 nominations. See more awards »

Known For

The Conjuring
The Conjuring Ed Warren
(2013)
Insidious
Insidious Josh Lambert
(2010)
Hard Candy
Hard Candy Jeff Kohlver
(2005)
Watchmen
Watchmen Dan Dreiberg / Nite Owl
(2009)

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 2016 The Founder (completed)
Rollie Smith
  Caught Stealing (announced)
Hank Thompson
 2016 A Kind of Murder
Walter Stackhouse
 2016 Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice
POTUS (voice)
 2015 Bone Tomahawk
Arthur
 2015 Zipper
Sam Ellis
 2015 Matters of the Heart
Will
 2014 Stretch
Stretch
 2013 Girls (TV Series)
Joshua
- One Man's Trash (2013) ... Joshua
 2010/I The Switch
Roland
 2010 The A-Team
Lynch
 2009 American Dad! (TV Series)
Jim
- Wife Insurance (2009) ... Jim (voice)
 2009 Watchmen: The End Is Nigh (Video Game)
Nite Owl II (voice)
 2008 Passengers
Eric
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Originated the role of Erwin "Chopin" Boots in Barry Manilow's musical, Harmony, based on the lives of the Comedian Harmonists in pre WWII Germany. This show debuted at the La Jolla Playhouse in the fall of 1997. See more »

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

Height:

6' (1.83 m)
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Personal Quote:

[on his decision to move to New York] "Six years ago, when I moved, I said the only things I wanted to do was originate the lead in a show, and if it was a musical, then do the recording, and get nominated for a Tony. So now that I've done all that, I don't know what I'm going to do. Maybe I should dream higher." See more »

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Claims that Tom Hanks was his inspiration for becoming an actor. See more »

Star Sign:

Cancer

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