Rainn Wilson

1966 - Today

Rainn Wilson

Rainn Dietrich Wilson (born January 20, 1966) is an American actor, writer, and producer. He is best known for his role as Dwight Schrute on the NBC sitcom The Office, for which he earned three consecutive Emmy Award nominations for Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Comedy Series. A native of Seattle, Wilson began acting at the University of Washington, and later worked in theatre in New York City after graduating in 1986. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Rainn Wilson has received more than 8,046,780 page views. His biography is available in 30 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 4,933rd most popular actor.

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  • 40.69

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  • 30

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 1.94

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 4.71

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among actors, Rainn Wilson ranks 4,868 out of 8,832Before him are Cathy Moriarty, Betty Bronson, Barry Sullivan, Colin Baker, Laura San Giacomo, and Eva Henger. After him are Tanuja, Barry Shabaka Henley, Dan Fogler, Lou Tellegen, Nana Mizuki, and Gil Bellows.

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Among people born in 1966, Rainn Wilson ranks 245Before him are Betinho, C. Thomas Howell, Oh Eun-sun, Yahya Ayyash, Michelle Akers, and Tony Adams. After him are Žarko Paspalj, Lucrecia Martel, Biréli Lagrène, Dieudonné M'bala M'bala, Tracii Guns, and Andrew Adamson.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Rainn Wilson ranks 7,267 out of 12,171Before him are Carly Fiorina (1954), Barry Sullivan (1912), Pauline Kael (1919), Bob Welch (null), Laura San Giacomo (1962), and Oliver Wolcott Jr. (1760). After him are Peter Cooper (1791), Seth Rollins (1986), Barry Shabaka Henley (1954), Dan Fogler (1976), Beth Ditto (1981), and George Pataki (1945).

Among ACTORS In United States

Among actors born in United States, Rainn Wilson ranks 2,355Before him are Shelley Hack (1947), Annette Funicello (1942), Cathy Moriarty (1960), Betty Bronson (1906), Barry Sullivan (1912), and Laura San Giacomo (1962). After him are Barry Shabaka Henley (1954), Dan Fogler (1976), Isabel Sanford (1917), Michael Pitt (1981), Jane Krakowski (1968), and Susan Tyrrell (1945).