Owen Wilson

Owen Wilson

Owen Cunningham Wilson (born November 18, 1968) is an American actor, producer, and screenwriter. 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 latter of which earned him a nomination for the Academy Award and BAFTA Award for Best Screenplay. He has had leading roles in Shanghai Noon (2000), Shanghai Knights (2003), Marley and Me (2008), Midnight in Paris (2011) and a number of Frat Pack comedies, including Zoolander (2001), Starsky & Hutch (2004), Wedding Crashers, The Wendell Baker Story (both 2005), You, Me and Dupree (2006), Drillbit Taylor (2008), Little Fockers (2010), The Big Year (2011) and The Internship (2013). For his role as vulnerable screenwriter Gil Pender in Midnight in Paris, he earned a Golden Globe nomination. He has voiced Lightning McQueen in the Cars film series (2006-2017), Coach Skip in Fantastic Mr. Fox (2009), the title character in Marmaduke (2010) and Reggie in Free Birds (2013). His older brother Andrew and younger brother Luke are also actors.