Owen Wilson

Birthday:

11/18/1968

Place of birth:

Dallas, Texas, USA:

Biography:

Owen Cunningham Wilson (born November 18, 1968) is an American actor. He has had a long association with filmmaker Wes Anderson with whom he shared writing and acting credits for Bottle Rocket (1996), Rushmore (1998), and The Royal Tenenbaums (2001), the last of which earned him a nomination for the Academy Award and BAFTA Award for Best Screenplay. He has also appeared in Anderson's The Life Aquatic with Steve Zissou (2004), The Darjeeling Limited (2007), The Grand Budapest Hotel (2014), and The French Dispatch (2021). Wilson also starred in the Woody Allen romantic comedy Midnight in Paris (2011) as unsatisfied screenwriter Gil Pender, a role which earned him a Golden Globe Award nomination. In 2014 he appeared in Paul Thomas Anderson's Inherent Vice, and Peter Bogdanovich's She's Funny That Way. Wilson is also known for his career as an onscreen comedian and member of the Frat Pack including starring in such comedies as Zoolander (2001), Starsky & Hutch (2004), Wedding Crashers (2005), You, Me and Dupree (2006), How Do You Know (2010), The Big Year (2011), and The Internship (2013). He is also known for the family films Marley and Me (2008), and the Night at the Museum film series (2005–2014). He voices Lightning McQueen in the Cars film series (2006–present), Coach Skip in Fantastic Mr. Fox (2009), the title character in Marmaduke (2010) and Reggie in Free Birds (2013). He stars as Mobius M. Mobius in the Disney+ series Loki (2021–present). Wilson's accolades include an Oscar and BAFTA nomination for Best Original Screenplay (for The Royal Tenenbaums), a Golden Globe and two SAG acting nominations (for Midnight in Paris and The Grand Budapest Hotel) and an Independent Spirit Award (for Inherent Vice). Description above from the Wikipedia article Owen Wilson, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.


Film Credits

Shanghai Dawn (2025)
as Roy O'Bannon
Haunted Mansion (2023)
as Father Kent
Secret Headquarters (2022)
as
The Making of: The French Dispatch (2022)
as Self
Marry Me (2022)
as Charlie Gilbert
Marvel Studios' 2021 Disney+ Day Special (2021)
as Mobius M. Mobius (archive footage)
The French Dispatch (2021)
as Herbsaint Sazerac
Jackie Chan - Humour, gloire et kung-fu (2021)
as Self (archive footage)
Bliss (2021)
as Greg
Father Figures (2017)
as Kyle
Wonder (2017)
as Nate Pullman
Cars 3 (2017)
as Lightning McQueen (voice)
Lost in London (2017)
as Owen Wilson
Masterminds (2016)
as Steve Chambers
Zoolander: Super Model (2016)
as Hansel (voice)
Zoolander 2 (2016)
as Hansel
No Escape (2015)
as Jack Dwyer
Chryskylodon Blues (2015)
as Self
She's Funny That Way (2015)
as Arnold Albertson
Night at the Museum: Secret of the Tomb (2014)
as Jedediah Smith
Inherent Vice (2014)
as Coy Harlingen
The Hero of Color City (2014)
as Ricky The Dragon (voice)
One Day Since Yesterday: Peter Bogdanovich & the Lost American Film (2014)
as Himself
The Radiator Springs 500½ (2014)
as Lightning McQueen (voice)
The Grand Budapest Hotel (2014)
as Monsieur Chuck
Free Birds (2013)
as Reggie (voice)
Are You Here (2013)
as Steve Dallas
The Internship (2013)
as Nick Campbell
Woody Allen: A Documentary (2011)
as Himself
The Big Year (2011)
as Kenny Bostick
Cars 2 (2011)
as Lightning McQueen (voice)
Midnight in Paris (2011)
as Gil
Hall Pass (2011)
as Rick Mills
Little Fockers (2010)
as Kevin Rawley
How Do You Know (2010)
as Manny
The Making of The Darjeeling Limited (2010)
as Self
Marmaduke (2010)
as Marmaduke (voice)
Fantastic Mr. Fox (2009)
as Coach Skip (voice)
Night at the Museum: Battle of the Smithsonian (2009)
as Jedediah Smith
Marley & Me (2008)
as John Grogan
The Making of Bottle Rocket (2008)
as Self
Drillbit Taylor (2008)
as Drillbit Taylor
The Darjeeling Limited (2007)
as Francis
Night at the Museum (2006)
as Jedediah Smith (uncredited)
Mater and the Ghostlight (2006)
as Lightning McQueen (voice)
You, Me and Dupree (2006)
as Dupree
Cars (2006)
as Lightning McQueen (voice)
The Wendell Baker Story (2005)
as Neil King
Wedding Crashers (2005)
as John Beckwith
This Is an Adventure (2005)
as Himself
Matthew Gray Gubler's Life Aquatic Intern Journal (2005)
as Himself
On the Set: The Life Aquatic with Steve Zissou (2005)
as Himself
Meet the Fockers (2004)
as Kevin Rawley
The Life Aquatic with Steve Zissou (2004)
as Ned Plimpton
Around the World in 80 Days (2004)
as Wilbur Wright
Starsky & Hutch (2004)
as Ken Hutchinson
The Big Bounce (2004)
as Jack Ryan
Shanghai Knights (2003)
as Roy O’Bannon
Yeah Right! (2003)
as Himself
I Spy (2002)
as Alexander Scott
The Sweatbox (2002)
as Himself
Behind Enemy Lines (2001)
as Lt. Chris Burnett
The Royal Tenenbaums (2001)
as Eli Cash
Zoolander (2001)
as Hansel McDonald
Meet the Parents (2000)
as Kevin Rawley
Shanghai Noon (2000)
as Roy O'Bannon
The Making of 'Rushmore' (2000)
as Self
The Haunting (1999)
as Luke Sanderson
The Minus Man (1999)
as Vann
Breakfast of Champions (1999)
as Monte Rapid
Heat Vision and Jack (1999)
as Heat Vision
Permanent Midnight (1998)
as Nicky
Armageddon (1998)
as Oscar
Anaconda (1997)
as Gary Dixon
Jackie Chan - From Stuntman to Superstar (1996)
as Himself
The Cable Guy (1996)
as Robin's Date
Bottle Rocket (1996)
as Dignan
Bottle Rocket (1994)
as Dignan
Night at the Museum: Kahmunrah Rises Again ()
as Jedediah (voice)
To Protect and Serve ()
as Lightning McQueen (voice)
Paint ()
as Carl Nargle
Naya Legend of the Golden Dolphin ()
as Zeus (voice)

Production Credits

You, Me and Dupree (2006)
Producer
The Royal Tenenbaums (2001)
Executive Producer
The Royal Tenenbaums (2001)
Writer
Rushmore (1998)
Screenplay
Rushmore (1998)
Executive Producer
As Good as It Gets (1997)
Associate Producer
Bottle Rocket (1996)
Screenplay
Bottle Rocket (1994)
Screenplay
Paint ()
Executive Producer