Rainn Wilson is an American actor who was born in Washington on January 20, 1966 to a writer and businessman father and a yoga instructor and actress mother. Wilson took interest in music in his youth and joined his high school’s band. He studied acting at several prestigious...Read more schools and universities, and worked at the beginning of his career in many theatrical performances. In the late 1990s and early 2000s, he began to enter the world of film and television; he took short roles in TV series such as (One Life to Live), (Charmed) and (Dark Angel). He also participated in movies such as (Galaxy Quest), ( Almost Famous) and (America's Sweethearts). Wilson's work has ranged from TV series to movies; he has guest starred in (CSI: Crime Scene Investigation), (Law & Order: Special Victims Unit) and (Monk). Wilson drew attention to him when he took part in the famous TV series (Six Feet Under). In 2005, he managed to get a key role in the new series (The Office) which became a major hit once it aired and was his real starting point and earned him three Emmy nominations.