A businessman, director, producer and comedian Rainn Dietrich Wilson or Rainn Wilson is known to all who keeps themselves updated with news from the world of entertainment. Wilson got his fame after portraying the role of Dwight Schrute in the Television comedy show ‘The Office’. Ryan was also nominated thrice for the Emmy Awards. Wilson made his debut with the film Galaxy Quest in the year 1999. Now, let’s take a quick look at the early life, biography, personal life, career, awards and net worth of Ryan Wilson in 2019.
Early Life & Biography
Rainn Wilson was born on 20th January in the year 1966 in Seattle, Washington, United States to a couple Robert G Wilson an artist novelist business consultant and Shay Cooper a Yoga teacher. In the initial years, Rainn went to Kellogg Middle School and Shorecrest High School and later at New Trier High School. In the later years, Wilson studied Drama and also completed a course at Tisch School of the Arts.
During his studies at the University of Washington, Rainn met his better half Holiday Reinhorn. The couple got married in the year 1995 and also gave birth to a son in 2004. According to recent news, Rainn with his wife Holiday and son Walter is leading a happy life.
Career, Awards & Nominations
Wilson made his first appearance in an episode of ‘One Life to live’ a soap opera which came on the air in 1997. Following this, he bagged the role of a supporting actor in a television film ‘The Expendables’. In the year 1999 Rainn made his debut on big screen with the film Galaxy Quest, and since then offers rained on him.
In 2003, he bagged a lead role in a horror movie House of 1000 Corpses, and then in 2005 he was also seen in ‘Sahara’ and ‘The Life Coach’. Wilson’s biggest hit was ‘The Office’ a television sitcom. Apart from films and television, Wilson also found ‘SoulPancake’ a digital media company. Within a few years the channel became a huge success, but later on, it got sell out. In addition to all these things, he wrote his autobiography ‘The Bassoon King’.
Wilson has been nominated thrice in one of the most prestigious awards called Emmy Awards consecutively for his role in The Office. He was the winner in the category of outstanding performance by an ensemble in a drama series for the film Six feet under. There was another vital nomination for the film ‘The boy’ by Fangoria Chainsaw Award for Best Supporting Actor.
Net Worth & Earnings
Rainn Wilson has an estimated net worth of $16 million. Ryan is working for a long time in the industry and also became popular with his few roles. He is an affluent personality now who is leading a complete life with a prosperous career and a happy family. Apart from this, there is no other information about his financial status.
Wilson is a man of versatile nature. He is an actor, scriptwriter, comedian, television director, producer and even an author. Over the years he made a brilliant career and became a favourite of many people. The best part about Rainn is that he performed brilliantly in every field be it the movies or television or as a writer.
The people who follow the news of the entertainment industry know Rainn Wilson for performances. Another achievement of Wilson which many of you may not be aware of is his work on charity. Rainn helps in raising fund for a charitable trust known as Mona Educational Organization.