John Burke Krasinski (born October 20th, 1979), professionally tended to as John Krasinski, is a gifted and multifarious American scriptwriter, director, and actor.
He is well recognized for his works, and he has received four Primetime Emmy nominations and two Screen Actors Guild Awards.
John Krasinski came to the spotlight when he made a debut on the NBC comedy The Office aired between 2005 and 2013. In the comedy series, he played the role of Jim Halpert.
John Krasinski also co-produces and directs part of the comedy series. Let’s look at some interesting facts about the gifted on-screen character.
|Wiki Facts & About Data|
|Full Name:||John Burke Krasinski|
|Stage Name:||John Krasinski|
|Born:||20 October 1979 (age 42 years old)|
|Place of Birth:||St. Elizabeth’s Medical Center, Boston, Massachusetts, United States|
|Parents:||Ronald Krasinski, Mary Claire Krasinski|
|Siblings:||Paul Krasinski, Kevin Krasinski|
|Wife • Spouse:||Emily Blunt (m. 2010)|
|Girlfriend • Partner:||N/A|
|Children:||Hazel Krasinski, Violet Krasinski|
|Occupation:||Actor • TV Personality|
|Net Worth:||US$80 million-US$100 million|
Early Life & Education
John Krasinski was born on the 20th day of October in the year 1979 at St. Elizabeth’s Hospital in Boston’s Brighton district. His mother is of Irish descent, while his father is of Polish descent.
His parents, Ronald Krasinski (father) and Mary Claire Krasinski (mother) are indigene of the United States. He also has two siblings who happens to be his two brothers, namely Paul Krasinski and Kevin Krasinski.
He graduated from Newton South High School in the year 1997. Before starting college, he spent six months in Costa Rica teaching English as a foreign language.
John Krasinski saved a woman from drowning on a beach in Manuel Antonio National Park after she became entangled in a riptide during his visit. Later on, he furthered his education at Brown University, where he studied English; he graduated as a playwright in 2001 with honors.
John Krasinski began dating English actress Emily Blunt in the month of November 2008. John Krasinski and Emily Blunt got engaged in August 2009.
The lovebirds reportedly tied the knot on the 10th day of July 2010 in a private official ceremony at George Clooney’s former home in Como, Italy.
Their union is blessed with two lovely girls, namely Hazel Krasinski and Violet Krasinski.
John Krasinski made his first official movie debut as Daddy Warbucks in a sixth-grade school production of Annie. He also interned as a scriptwriter on the Late Night series with Conan O’Brien in 2000.
He used to work as a waiter before starting his professional career as an actor. While working as a waiter, he appeared in several commercials and as a guest star on television shows.
Later on, John Krasinski directed and appeared in the drama film Hideous Men which premiered in 2009. He also debuted in a comedy-drama film titled The Hollars premiered in 2016.
He also co-wrote, directed, and acted in the blockbuster film A Quiet Place which was released in 2018.
John Krasinski is a very wealthy man; according to sources, the talented actor has a whopping net worth estimation ranging from US$80 million to US$100 million.
- Instagram handle: @johnkrasinski
- State and Main
- Fighting Still Life
- Alma Mater
- Duane Hopwood
- A New Wave
- For Your Consideration
- The Holiday
- A Quiet Place
- Hideous Men