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John Krasinski

John Krasinski (2006)

John Burke Krasinski (Born October 20, 1979 in Newton, Massachusetts) is an American actor, film producer, screenwriter and director.


Born the youngest of four brothers, the family of Krasinski has Polish roots. Krasinski's mother was a nurse, his father was a doctor. In high school, he appeared in amateur performances. He graduated from Brown University with a degree in English literature and took part in lessons at Eugene O'Neill National Theater Institute.[1]


Krasinski received first film roles in 2002. After a few minor roles and guest appearances on television, Krasinski received a larger role in the television series The officein which he has appeared since 2005. For this role he was awarded a Screen Actors Guild Award in 2007 and 2008 together with the ensemble of the series.

In the independent action film A new wave he played one of the leading roles in 2007. In the same year he starred in comedy License to marry the role of Ben Murphy, the Sadie Jones (Mandy Moore) wants to marry and thereby continually the harassment of the Reverend Frank (Robin Williams) is exposed. In the sports comedyA tempting game he played the role of World War I hero in 2008 Carter Rutherford, who first brings the football team boss embodied by George Clooney into his team and then competes with him for the favor of a sports reporter (Renée Zellweger).

As a producer, screenwriter and director, Krasinski filmed the short story collection of David Foster Wallace in 2009Short interviews with nasty men.


Krasinski has been married to actress Emily Blunt since July 10, 2010.[2]

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  1. ^ Biography in the IMDb, accessed April 1, 2008
  2. ↑ http: //