Owen Wilson

55, from Dallas, Texas, USA

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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).

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Timeline

2025Future projects

2023Aged 55

  • Poster for Ant-Man and the Wasp: Quantumania

    Mobius M. Mobius (uncredited)

  • Poster for Paint

    Carl Nargle

  • Poster for Haunted Mansion

    Father Kent

  • Poster for Marvel Studios Assembled: The Making of Loki Season 2

    Self - 'Mobius' / 'Don'

2022Aged 54

  • Poster for Marry Me

    Charlie Gilbert

  • Poster for Secret Headquarters

    Jack

2021Aged 53

  • Poster for Bliss

    Greg Wittle

  • Poster for The French Dispatch

    Herbsaint Sazerac

  • Poster for Marvel Studios' 2021 Disney+ Day Special

    Mobius M. Mobius (archive footage)

2019Aged 51

  • Poster for Batshit Valley, Part 1

    Father Ra-Shawbard

  • Poster for Batshit Valley, Part 2

    Father Ra-Shawbard

2017Aged 49

  • Poster for Lost in London

    Owen Wilson

  • Poster for Cars 3

    Lightning McQueen (voice)

  • Poster for Wonder

    Nate Pullman

  • Poster for Father Figures

    Kyle

2016Aged 48

  • Poster for Zoolander 2

    Hansel

  • Poster for Ed Ruscha: Buildings and Words

    Narrator

  • Poster for Drake Sather: The Man Who Created Zoolander

    (Unknown)

  • Poster for Zoolander: Super Model

    Hansel (voice)

  • Poster for Masterminds

    Steve Chambers

2015Aged 47

  • Poster for Chryskylodon Blues

    Self

  • Poster for No Escape

    Jack Dwyer

2014Aged 46

  • Poster for The Grand Budapest Hotel

    Monsieur Chuck

  • Poster for The Radiator Springs 500½

    Lightning McQueen (voice)

  • Poster for She's Funny That Way

    Arnold Albertson

  • Poster for The Hero of Color City

    Ricky The Dragon (voice)

  • Poster for Inherent Vice

    Coy Harlingen

  • Poster for Night at the Museum: Secret of the Tomb

    Jedediah Smith

2013Aged 45

  • Poster for The Internship

    Nick Campbell

  • Poster for Are You Here

    Steve Dallas

  • Poster for Free Birds

    Reggie (voice)

2011Aged 43

  • Poster for Hall Pass

    Rick Mills

  • Poster for The King of Luck

    Himself

  • Poster for Midnight in Paris

    Gil

  • Poster for Cars 2

    Lightning McQueen (voice)

  • Poster for The Big Year

    Kenny Bostick

  • Poster for Woody Allen: A Documentary

    Self

2010Aged 42

  • Poster for Marmaduke

    Marmaduke (voice)

  • Poster for The Making of 'The Darjeeling Limited'

    Self / Francis

  • Poster for How Do You Know

    Manny

  • Poster for Little Fockers

    Kevin Rawley

2009Aged 41

  • Poster for Night at the Museum: Battle of the Smithsonian

    Jedediah Smith

  • Poster for Fantastic Mr. Fox

    Coach Skip (voice)

2008Aged 40

  • Poster for Drillbit Taylor

    Drillbit Taylor

  • Poster for The Making of 'Bottle Rocket'

    Self

  • Poster for Marley & Me

    John Grogan

2007Aged 39

  • Poster for The Pixar Story

    Lightning McQueen (voice) (archive footage)

  • Poster for The Darjeeling Limited

    Francis

2006Aged 38

  • Poster for Cars

    Lightning McQueen (voice)

  • Poster for You, Me and Dupree

    Dupree

  • Poster for Mater and the Ghostlight

    Lightning McQueen (voice)

  • Poster for The Inspiration for 'Cars'

    Lightning (archive voice)

  • Poster for Night at the Museum

    Jedediah Smith (uncredited)

2005Aged 37

  • Poster for On the Set: 'The Life Aquatic with Steve Zissou'

    Self / Ned P.

  • Poster for Matthew Gray Gubler's Life Aquatic Intern Journal

    Self

  • Poster for This Is an Adventure

    Self

  • Poster for Wedding Crashers

    John Beckwith

  • Poster for The Wendell Baker Story

    Neil King

2004Aged 36

  • Poster for The Big Bounce

    Jack Ryan

  • Poster for Starsky & Hutch

    Ken Hutchinson

  • Poster for Around the World in 80 Days

    Wilbur Wright

  • Poster for The Life Aquatic with Steve Zissou

    Ned Plimpton

  • Poster for Meet the Fockers

    Kevin Rawley

2003Aged 35

  • Poster for Girl - Yeah Right!

    Himself

  • Poster for Shanghai Knights

    Roy O’Bannon

2002Aged 34

  • Poster for The Sweatbox

    Self

  • Poster for I Spy

    Alexander Scott

2001Aged 33

  • Poster for Zoolander

    Hansel McDonald

  • Poster for The Royal Tenenbaums

    Eli Cash

  • Poster for Behind Enemy Lines

    Lt. Chris Burnett

2000Aged 32

  • Poster for The Making of 'Rushmore'

    Self

  • Poster for Shanghai Noon

    Roy O'Bannon

  • Poster for Meet the Parents

    Kevin Rawley

1999Aged 31

  • Poster for Heat Vision and Jack

    Heat Vision

  • Poster for Breakfast of Champions

    Monte Rapid

  • Poster for The Minus Man

    Vann

  • Poster for The Haunting

    Luke Sanderson

1998Aged 30

  • Poster for Armageddon

    Oscar

  • Poster for Permanent Midnight

    Nicky

  • Poster for Rushmore

    Executive Producer

1997Aged 29

  • Poster for Anaconda

    Gary Dixon

  • Poster for As Good as It Gets

    Associate Producer

1996Aged 28

  • Poster for Bottle Rocket

    Dignan

  • Poster for The Cable Guy

    Robin's Date

  • Poster for Jackie Chan - From Stuntman to Superstar

    Himself

1994Aged 26

  • Poster for Bottle Rocket

    Dignan

Year unknown