Early Life: Rainn was born Rainn Dietrich Wilson on January 20, 1966, in Seattle, Washington. His mother was actress and yoga instructor Shay Cooper, and his father was Robert G. Wilson, and artist and novelist best known for the science-fiction novel Tentacles of Dawn. Wilson spent a couple of years of his childhood in Nicaragua, but then he moved back to Washington where he attended middle and high school. But before graduating his family moved to Illinois, where young Rainn graduated from New Trier High School. He eventually enrolled at the University of Washington in Seattle, majoring in drama, getting his bachelor’s degree in 1986. Then he enrolled at New York University’s Graduate Acting Program at the Tisch School of the Arts, getting an MFA in acting and joining up with The Acting Company. For the next several years before his big break into movies and TV, Wilson acted onstage in various productions throughout the country.
Wealth Stats and More
What’s Rainn Wilson's net worth? How wealthy is he? Below are all stats like net worth, salary, profession, and more!
|Net Worth||$14 Million|
|Date of Birth||January 20, 1966 (age 56 years)||Gender||Male|
|Height||6 ft 2 in (1.89 m)|
|Profession||Actor, Art collector, Comedian, Film director, Film Producer, Screenwriter, Television Director, Television producer, Voice Actor, Writer|
|Nationality||United States of America|
Net Worth of Rainn Wilson
Rainn Wilson Net Worth: Rainn Wilson is an American actor, comedian and director who has a net worth of $14 million dollars. Rainn Wilson is most widely recognized for his work on the American version of The Office, but he has also appeared in such films and television shows as Almost Famous, “Galaxy Quest, The Rocker, Six Feet Under, CSI, and Entourage.
Rainn Wilson Quotes
How is it that Rainn Wilson has a net worth of $14 Million? These quotes by the actor may indicate the character traits that led to his financial situation:
I really wanted to do something positive on the Internet. I wanted to try to get young people talking about, thinking about, life's big questions-make it cool and OK to wonder about the heart, the soul and free will and God and death and big topics like that, big human topics.Rainn Wilson
And I do believe that the way to change a society, to uplift people - not just their spirit, but to uplift their society and economic base - is through education.Rainn Wilson
My whole thing is I just always wanted to be a working actor and I just wanted to stop waiting tables.Rainn Wilson
I started in theatre, and for me, it was all about transformation. You transform into the character that you're playing.Rainn Wilson
I came to realize I did believe in God. I couldn't conceive of a universe without someone overseeing it in a compassionate way.Rainn Wilson