John Krasinski

American actor John Krasinski

John Burke Krasinski is an American actor, film director, and writer. He is most widely known for playing Jim Halpert on the NBC sitcom The Office. He appeared in several films including Away We Go, Leatherheads, License to Wed, Big Miracle, Something Borrowed, and It's Complicated.
Share
Biography
John Krasinski's personal information overview.
Relationships
View family, career and love interests for John Krasinski
News
News about John Krasinski from around the web
Proud Hubby John Krasinski Brags About Emily Blunt’s ‘Superpower’
Huffington Post - about 2 months
Too sweet.
Article Link:
 Huffington Post article
PHOTOS: Inside John Krasinski and Emily Blunt's Brooklyn townhouse
ABC News - 6 months
Current and former homes of the stars.
Article Link:
 ABC News article
Emily Blunt and John Krasinski List Brooklyn Home for $8 Million
Wall Street Journal - 6 months
Mr. Krasinski said that he and his wife are traveling so much for work they haven’t spent enough time at the recently renovated Park Slope home.
Article Link:
 Wall Street Journal article
'The Office' Clearly Wasn't Clowning Around With This Subtle Joke
Huffington Post - 9 months
function onPlayerReadyVidible(e){'undefined'!=typeof HPTrack&&HPTrack.Vid.Vidible_track(e)}!function(e,i){if(e.vdb_Player){if('object'==typeof commercial_video){var a='',o='m.fwsitesection='+commercial_video.site_and_category;if(a+=o,commercial_video['package']){var c='&m.fwkeyvalues=sponsorship%3D'+commercial_video['package'];a+=c}e.setAttribute('vdb_params',a)}i(e.vdb_Player)}else{var t=arguments.callee;setTimeout(function(){t(e,i)},0)}}(document.getElementById('vidible_1'),onPlayerReadyVidible); Whether it’s Jim pranking Dwight or Michael Scott saying, “That’s what she said,” the jokes on “The Office” have led to some memorable TV moments. Still, subtle jokes are sometimes the most satisfying. That’s where Redditor MichaelMan122 comes in. “The Office” series finale aired in 2013, but the Redditor seems to have pointed out a gag that’s largely gone unnoticed.  In Season 5, Episode 9, “Frame Toby,” Jim (John Krasins...
Article Link:
 Huffington Post article
Chili's Forgives Pam Halpert From 'The Office' 11 Years After Permanent Ban
Huffington Post - about 1 year
Back in 2005 on the beloved TV comedy “The Office,” Pam Halpert née Beesly was permanently banned from Chili’s after getting too drunk during The Dundies award show. Now it seems Pam has returned to the restaurant chain 11 years later in an apparent attempt to bury the hatchet, and Chili’s was ready to work things out. Jenna Fischer, the actress who played the soft-spoken but charming secretary, tweeted on Monday a selfie as she stood in front of a Chili’s restaurant with a concerned look on her face. She asked her fans, “Should I try to go in?” Should I try to go in? pic.twitter.com/HDpPqzA0by — Jenna Fischer (@jennafischer) February 6, 2017 Fans replied to Fischer’s tweet with nostalgia for the retired show, many of them sharing their favorite Dunder Mifflin moments with a gif. @jennafischer pic.twitter.com/05Gw0kVgJm — Shehan Jeyarajah (@ShehanJeyarajah) February 6, 2017 @jennafischer pic.twitter.com/FesFuiOw24 — Josh Stein ...
Article Link:
 Huffington Post article
The Media Wants To Quash Casey Affleck’s Oscar Chances, But It’s Too Late
Huffington Post - about 1 year
It’s no coincidence that RadarOnline waited until Casey Affleck took home a Critics’ Choice Award and was about to earn a Golden Globe nomination to rehash the details of the sexual harassment allegations filed against him in 2010. Even though the suit was settled and the “exclusive documents” Radar obtained are, in fact, the same documents that multiple outlets have been reporting for months, the website was presumably waiting for the right moment to strike. In a fairly unprecedented phenomenon, the media appears to be using awards contests as cause to audit celebrities’ morality. We’re seeing that dynamic play out with Affleck, an Oscar front-runner for his performance in “Manchester by the Sea,” one of the year’s indie hits. A Mashable story from September that renewed the attention surrounding Affleck’s case weighed the actor’s awards odds and questioned why “no one” was discussing his allegations. With the 2017 Oscar race heating up over the past two months, the media’s scru...
Article Link:
 Huffington Post article
John Krasinski Wishes More Parents Were Honest About How Hard It Is
Huffington Post - about 1 year
John Krasinski knows you can’t totally prepare for parenthood. In an interview with Today, the actor opened up about what he’s learned raising his two daughters ― Hazel, 2, and Violet, 6 months ― with his wife Emily Blunt.  “You can read all the books you want ― I certainly thought I was prepared because I had such amazing parents growing up,” Krasinski recalled. “I just figured, I’ll just do exactly what they did. And then you realize that moment-to- moment, you don’t know what they did because there is no manual. There’s no exact way to go about things.”  He added, “You’re just trying. There’s no perfection. There’s no school. There’s no defined way to go about it. You’re just learning.” Krasinski said fatherhood has given him a newfound appreciation for his own parents and their dedication to raising him well. He said having kids has also given him a different perspective on his pre-child life.  “I think the biggest question I have is: what did I do with my life be...
Article Link:
 Huffington Post article
Emily Blunt and John Krasinski sell L.A.-area home for over the asking price
LATimes - over 1 year
Actors Emily Blunt and John Krasinski have parted ways with their second home in Hollywood Hills West this year, selling the renovated single-story for $3.505 million, or $10,000 over the asking price. The fenced and gated house, built in 1965, came to market in September and was under contract...
Article Link:
 LATimes article
John Krasinski and Emily Blunt Buy a Classic Mansion in Brooklyn
Fox News - over 1 year
John Krasinski and Emily Blunt have bought a four-story, semi-detached limestone townhouse in Brooklyn's lovely Park Slope neighborhood. The post John Krasinski and Emily Blunt Buy a Classic Mansion in Brooklyn appeared first on Real Estate News and Advice - realtor.com.
Article Link:
 Fox News article
Please Enjoy Watching Ben Affleck Surprise John Krasinski On 'GMA'
Huffington Post - over 1 year
function onPlayerReadyVidible(e){'undefined'!=typeof HPTrack&&HPTrack.Vid.Vidible_track(e)}!function(e,i){if(e.vdb_Player){if('object'==typeof commercial_video){var a='',o='m.fwsitesection='+commercial_video.site_and_category;if(a+=o,commercial_video['package']){var c='&m.fwkeyvalues=sponsorship%3D'+commercial_video['package'];a+=c}e.setAttribute('vdb_params',a)}i(e.vdb_Player)}else{var t=arguments.callee;setTimeout(function(){t(e,i)},0)}}(document.getElementById('vidible_1'),onPlayerReadyVidible); What’s better than one celebrity surprising another celebrity on morning TV? Well, nothing really.  During an interview with “Good Morning America” on Thursday, actor John Krasinski was greeted by none other than Ben Affleck while he was promoting his upcoming table read of Affleck and Matt Damon’s beloved film “Good Will Hunting.” Affleck just so happened to be in the ABC studios to discuss his latest flick, “The Accountant,” so, you know, it all worked out.  ...
Article Link:
 Huffington Post article
Margo Martindale Steals the Show In "The Hollars"
Huffington Post - over 1 year
Movie Review - Jackie K Cooper "The Hollars" (Sony Pictures Classics) Sometimes movies you know little about come along at just the right time. That happened to me last year with "Begin Again" and it happened this year with "The Hollars." I had heard people who attend film festivals talk about a new movie by actor John Krasinski. He was said to have directed it and also starred in it. I have long been a Krasinski fan so I kept an eye out for "The Hollars." Now "The Hollars" is in theaters and it is the right movie to transition us into fall. It has just the right blend of comedy and drama, plus it contains some high calibre performances. The movie focuses on the Hollar family. Son John is working in the city trying to write and draw a graphic novel. He has a girlfriend Rebecca (Anna Kendrick) who is pregnant with their first child. John loves Rebecca but he is not ready to commit to marriage. Rebecca comes to the office where he works and tells him she has had...
Article Link:
 Huffington Post article
John Krasinski and Margo Martindale Go Way Back and It Shows
ABC News - over 1 year
"The Hollars" stars appear on "Popcorn With Peter Travers."
Article Link:
 ABC News article
Fresh Air Weekend: John Krasinski; Lydia Loveless' 'Real'; The Aging Electrical Grid
NPR - over 1 year
Actor John Krasinski discusses The Office and his "lottery-ticket life." Ken Tucker reviews Lydia Loveless' latest solo album. Gretchen Bakke says America's current power grid is aging and unstable.
Article Link:
 NPR article
Timeline
Learn about memorable moments in the evolution of John Krasinski
    THIRTIES
  • 2016
    Age 36
    He starred in the 2016 Michael Bay film, 13 Hours: The Secret Soldiers of Benghazi.
    More Details
  • 2012
    Age 32
    His co-brother-in-law is actor Stanley Tucci, who married Blunt's sister Felicity in 2012.
    In 2012, he started narrating the show Head Games on the Discovery Channel.
    More Details
    Krasinski co-starred in and co-wrote Promised Land with Matt Damon that filmed in April 2012 and released on December 28, 2012.
    More Details
    Krasinski co-starred as Ethan in a film adaptation of the novel Something Borrowed. He also signed on to co-star with Drew Barrymore in Big Miracle. Krasinski also starred as Peter in the indie movie Nobody Walks that was released on September 6, 2012.
    More Details
  • TWENTIES
  • 2009
    Age 29
    He co-starred with Meryl Streep, Steve Martin and Alec Baldwin in Nancy Meyers' romantic comedy It's Complicated, released in late 2009.
    More Details
  • 2008
    Age 28
    In November 2008, Krasinski began dating English actress Emily Blunt. They became engaged in August 2009, and married on 10 July 2010 in Como, Italy.
    More Details
    Krasinski co-starred in Away We Go with Maya Rudolph, directed by Sam Mendes that filmed from April to June 2008.
  • 2006
    Age 26
    He also starred as Brevin in the Gregg Araki film Smiley Face, filmed in 2006.
    More Details
  • 2005
    Age 25
    Krasinski rose to fame playing Jim Halpert in the NBC sitcom series The Office from 2005-2013.
    More Details
  • 2000
    Age 20
    In 2000, Krasinski was a script intern on Late Night with Conan O'Brien.
  • TEENAGE
  • 1997
    Age 17
    Krasinski and Novak both graduated from Newton South High School in 1997.
    More Details
  • CHILDHOOD
  • 1979
    Born
    Born on October 20, 1979.
Original Authors of this text are noted here.
None of the information offered by Spokeo is to be considered for purposes of determining or making a decision about a person's eligibility for credit, insurance, employment, housing (tenant screening), or for any other purposes covered under the Fair Credit Reporting Act (FCRA). Spokeo is not a consumer reporting agency and does not offer consumer reports. Spokeo gathers information from public sources, which may not be complete, comprehensive, accurate, or up-to-date, so do not use this service as a substitute for your own due diligence, especially if you have concerns about a person's criminal history. Spokeo does not verify or evaluate each piece of data, and makes no warranties or guarantees about any of the information offered.