Facts of Owen Wilson
|Full Name:||Owen Wilson|
|Age:||50 years 9 months|
|Birth Date:||November 18, 1968|
|Birth Place:||Dallas, Texas, USA|
|Father's Name:||Robert Wilson|
|Mother's Name:||Laura Cunningham Wilson|
|Education:||University Of Texas At Austin|
|Height / How tall :||5 feet 10 inches (1.78m)|
|Net Worth:||$70 million|
"It's funny how it usually works out that I end up dying. It sort of works out, because by the time I die, I'm usually tired of working on that particular movie, so I look forward to it." - about how a lot of his characters end up dying.
"The walk-off was the most uncomfortable scene for me to shoot, cos I literally have never danced in public or really even in private. I'm not a musical person and we had to dance like Michael Jackson and we had to do breakdancing..." - about the walk-off scene in Zoolander (2001).
"Sometimes I stop and think how strange this all is. Something that began as a little idea in Austin, that Wes and I just walked around talking about between ourselves, has turned into all this." - on how his career has turned out.
You can think of Hollywood as high school. TV actors are freshmen, comedy actors are maybe juniors, and dramatic actors - they're the cool seniors.
Relationship Statistics of Owen Wilson
|What is Owen Wilson marital status ? (single, married, in relation or divorce):||Single|
|How many children does Owen Wilson have ? (name):||Three (Lyla Wilson, Luke Wilson, Andrew Wilson)|
|Is Owen Wilson having any relationship affair ?:||No|
|Is Owen Wilson gay ?:||No|
More about the relationship
Owen Wilson started dated Sheryl Crow in 1999. Their affair lasted for 2 years before they split in 2001. Although they are no longer together, they still remain friends. During 2000, when Owen was with Sheryl, he started dating the American actress Gina Gershon. They were in a relationship until January 2002 and broke up after that.
Likewise, in 2005, Wilson had an encounter with the American model Angel Boris Reed. Though they both separated in the same year i.e. 2005, still, they remain friends. Additionally, Owen met Kate Hudson on the set of “You, Me and Dupree” back in September 2006.
They were together for almost a year before they said that they were splitting up. Eventually, they also got back together in 2008 and were seen together at different Hollywood parties. Then, after breaking up more than 10 times, in 2009, Owen and Kate finally parted their ways.
In the year 2007, Owen had an encounter with an American fitness trainer Caroline Lindqvist despite the fact that she was married. They were having fun in the bedroom once in a while and in 2013, it was reported that Caroline is pregnant and they were going to have a baby. The couple welcomed their child, son Finn.
In November 2007, Owen met and started dating an American model Le Call. Basically, these two were in Hawaii together, celebrating Owen’s birthday. They broke up in January 2008. Owen and Jade Duell started dating back in 2009 and were in a relationship for 2 years.
On January 10, 2011, it was announced that these two were going to have a baby, and immediately after 4 days, their child was born. The couple named their child Robert Ford Wilson. Unfortunately, Owen broke up with Jade briefly after their son was born in June 2011.
During 2017, Owen was romantically linked with the lingerie model, Scarlett Benchley. In 2017, Owen started dating Varunie Vongsvirates. The couple welcomed a baby daughter, Lyla together in October 2018. This was Owen’s third child. They are not together at present.
- 1 Who is Owen Wilson?
- 2 Owen Wilson: Age, Parents, Siblings, Nationality, Ethnicity
- 3 Owen Wilson: Education, School/ College University
- 4 Owen Wilson: Professional Life, Career
- 5 Owen Wilson: Awards, Nomination
- 6 Owen Wilson: Net Worth ($70M), Income, Salary
- 7 Owen Wilson: Rumors and Controversy/ Scandal
- 8 Body Measurements: Height, Weight, Body Size
- 9 Social Media: Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter
Who is Owen Wilson?
Owen is an American actor and screenwriter, who is famous for his collaboration with the filmmaker Wes Anderson with whom he has worked on several projects. Also, he has appeared in a number of Frat Pack comedies and voiced Lightning McQueen in the Cars franchise.
Owen Wilson: Age, Parents, Siblings, Nationality, Ethnicity
Owen Wilson was born in Dallas, Texas, the United States on November 18, 1968. His birth name is Owen Cunningham Wilson. His father’s name is Robert Andrew Wilson (advertising executive) and his mother’s name is Laura Cunningham Wilson (photographer).
He has two siblings namely, Luke Wilson and Andrew Wilson. Owen holds American citizenship and Irish ethnicity. His birth sign is Scorpio.
Owen Wilson: Education, School/ College University
Talking about Owen’s education history, he went to the St. Mark’s School of Texas from where he was expelled for misbehavior. He then graduated from Thomas Jefferson School before going to the military academy in New Mexico. He enrolled at the University of Texas to pursue a Bachelor of Arts in English.
Owen Wilson: Professional Life, Career
Talking about his profession, he co-wrote with Anderson in the script for the film ‘Bottle Rocket’. It was based on a short film directed by Anderson a couple of years ago. The full-length film was released in 1996. In spite of being a commercial failure, it got positive reviews.
Whereas, Ben Stiller, who is a fan of the movie ‘Bottle Rocket’ offered a minor role to Owen in his directorial venture ‘The Cable Guy’ (1996) which also starred Jim Carrey. Additionally, he played the drug addict Nicky in ‘Permanent Midnight’, a comedy-drama based on the eponymous book by Jerry Stahl’s in 1998. The film failed at the box office in spite of being critically acclaimed. In addition, he found his big break in 2000 when he was cast as Roy O’Bannon in the martial arts comedy ‘Shanghai Noon’. The film was a huge commercial success. He reprised this role in ‘Shanghai Knights’ in 2003.
Whereas, he co-wrote the script for the comedy-drama ‘The Royal Tenenbaums’ (2001) which was directed by his friend Anderson. Eventually, 2004 was a very productive year for the actor and he acted in five films, the most notable of which was the comedy-drama ‘The Life Aquatic with Steve Zissou’ which was both a parody of and homage to French diving pioneer Jacques-Yves Cousteau.
He also appeared as John Beckwith, a bachelor attorney in the 2005 movie ‘Wedding Crashers’. He co-produced and starred in the comedy film ‘You, Me, and Dupree’ in 2006 and appeared as John Grogan in ‘Marley & Me’ in 2008. In the year 2011, he appeared in the romantic comedy ‘Midnight in Paris’, a movie which explores the themes of nostalgia and modernism. In addition to films, he has also appeared in episodes of television shows like ‘Community’ and ‘Drunk History’.
Owen Wilson: Awards, Nomination
He won Best Ensemble for The Grand Budapest Hotel (2014) at COFCA Award in 2015, he won Comedy Duo of the Year at CinemaCon Award, he won Inherent Vice (2014) at Robert Altman Award. Similarly, he won Best Action Movie Actor for No Escape (2015) at Jury Award in 2016.
He also won Best Screenplay for Rushmore (1998), Debut of the Year for Bottle Rocket (1996) at Special Award. He won Best On-Screen Team for Wedding Crashers (2005) at MTV Movie Award.
Owen Wilson: Net Worth ($70M), Income, Salary
He has an estimated net worth of around $70 million. Furthermore, he has earned around $90 million before taxes, management fees and other lifestyle costs from his movie acting alone.
Owen Wilson: Rumors and Controversy/ Scandal
There was a rumor that Owen dated Xhoana Xheneti, Demi Moore. Currently, he is far from rumors and controversies.
Body Measurements: Height, Weight, Body Size
Owen Wilson has a height of 5 feet 10 inches and he weighs 75Kg. Owen’s hair color is blonde and his eyes color is blue. Furthermore, his dress size is unknown and his shoe size is 11 (US).
Social Media: Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter
Owen Wilson doesn’t have an official page on social sites like Facebook and Instagram. But he has around 51k followers on Twitter.