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Rainn Wilson lives in Los Angeles with his wife, fiction writer Holiday Reinhorn (Big Cats), and his son, Walter McKenzie Wilson who was born in 2004. He grew up in Seattle, Washington but graduated from New Trier H.S. in Winnetka, Illinois. After attending both Tufts University and the University of Washington, Rainn studied acting at NYU's ... See full bio »

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Nominated for 3 Primetime Emmys. Another 6 wins & 8 nominations. See more awards »

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 2015 Uncanny (post-production)
Castle
 2014 Good Samaritan (Short) (completed)
George Reed
 2015 Backstrom (TV Series)
Det. Lt. Everett Backstrom / Backstrom
- Episode #1.10 (2015) ... Det. Lt. Everett Backstrom
- Bogeyman (2015) ... Det. Lt. Everett Backstrom
- Give 'Til It Hurts (2015) ... Det. Lt. Everett Backstrom
 2014 Adventure Time (TV Series)
Rattleballs
- Rattleballs (2014) ... Rattleballs (voice)
 2014 Cooties
Wade
 2013 The Stream
Adult Ernest
 2013 The Farm (TV Movie)
Dwight Schrute
 2011 Few Options
Cousin Don
 2011 CollegeHumor Originals (TV Series short)
Dyna-Woman
- The Fall of Dyna-Woman (2011) ... Dyna-Woman
 2010 Family Guy (TV Series)
Dwight Schrute
 2008-2010 Tim and Eric Awesome Show, Great Job! (TV Series)
Bobby Stoan / Blind Man / Video Match Client / ...
- Crows (2010) ... Blind Man
- Brownies (2008) ... Bobby Stoan (uncredited)
- Larry (2008) ... Bobby Stoan
- Pepperoni (2008) ... Video Match Client
- Robin Williams (2008) ... Cinco Spokesman
 2010 Hesher
Paul
 2009 Reno 911! (TV Series)
Calvin Robin Tomlinson
- Digging with the Murderer (2009) ... Calvin Robin Tomlinson
 2009 Monsters vs. Aliens (Video Game)
Gallaxhar (voice)
 2009 Los Foley Guys (TV Series)
Goran
 2008 Bang Blow & Stroke (Video short)
Robert 'Fish' Fishman
 2008 VH1 Rock Honors (TV Movie)
Pinball Wizard
 2008 The Rocker
Fish
 2008 Missing Pieces (Short)
Brandon York
 2008 Tim and Eric Nite Live (TV Series)
The Psychic
- Episode #1.8 (2008) ... The Psychic
 2007 Juno
Rollo
 2005 The Life Coach
Dr. Watson Newmark
 2005 Entourage (TV Series)
R.J. Spencer
- I Love You Too (2005) ... R.J. Spencer
 2005 Wheelmen
Barney
 2005 Blue in Green
Doug
 2005 Sahara
Rudi Gunn
 2005 Numb3rs (TV Series)
Martin Grolsch
- Vector (2005) ... Martin Grolsch
 2003 Baadasssss!
Bill Harris
 2003 Monk (TV Series)
Walker Browning
- Mr. Monk Goes to the Ballgame (2003) ... Walker Browning
 2002 MDs (TV Series)
John Doe
- Family Secrets (2002) ... John Doe
 2002 Law & Order: Special Victims Unit (TV Series)
Janitor
- Waste (2002) ... Janitor
 2002 Self Storage (Short)
Lee
 2001 America's Sweethearts
Dave O'Hanlon
 2001 CSI: Crime Scene Investigation (TV Series)
Guy in Supermarket
- The Strip Strangler (2001) ... Guy in Supermarket
 2001 Dark Angel (TV Series)
Phil
- I and I Am a Camera (2001) ... Phil
 2001 When Billie Beat Bobby (TV Movie)
Dennis Van De Meer
 2001 Charmed (TV Series)
Kierkan
- Coyote Piper (2001) ... Kierkan
 1999 The Expendables (TV Movie)
Newman
 1968 One Life to Live (TV Series)
Casey Keegan (1997)
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Height:

6' 2½" (1.89 m)
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Personal Quote:

(2008 - On his career) I think definitely people know me from playing creeps and weirdos, and I'm definitely looking to expand my range. I started in theatre, and for me, it was all about transformation. You transform into the character that you're playing. You're not like Jerry Seinfeld, who's always playing himself no matter what he's in - he's great at doing it, but I'm a different kind of ... See more »

Trivia:

Son Walter McKenzie born in 2004. See more »

Star Sign:

Aquarius

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