John Krasinski is an American actor, director, and film producer. He is mostly known from the NBC’s sitcom “The Office” as ‘Jim Halpert’. He has been in the industry for many years now. Krasinski has also featured in the movies like “Licence to Wed” along with the actors like ‘Robin Williams’ and ‘Brian Baumgartner’.
Besides this, he is also a screenwriter which we can see in his recent project “A Quiet Place”. John has directed and performed along with his wife Emily Blunt. Let us not waste any time and dig into his further information.
John Krasinski: Biography, Age, and ethnicity
Tall and Handsome actor was born n 20 October 1979, in Newton, Massachusetts, the USA as John Burke Krasinski. His father, Ronald Krasinski is an internist and mother Mary Claire is a nurse. He grew up in Newton along with his family. He belongs to mixed family of Irish and Polish American parents.
Talking about his education, he has completed his education from the Newton South High School in 1997. He had made his debut in “Daddy Warbucks” while he was in sixth grade. Later he went to join Brown University and took classes under the Lowry Marshall and John Emigh. Then in 2001, he graduated from the Playwright with honors. He has also attended the National Theater Institute in Waterford, Connecticut. Further, he taught the English language in Costa Rica before entering college.
John Krasinski: Career, movies, Awards, and Achievements
John has started his career at an early age. First, he debuted in the stage then television series. During his university days, he has worked in many stage plays and also in some series. After graduating he has appeared as guest star on television and several commercials. For financial help, he has also worked as a waiter.
John’s career got kicked off in 2004 when he appeared in the sitcom “The Office”. After that, he has also played several recurring and small roles in the movies and dramas. In 2007, he has given his voice for the “Lancelot” in the “Shrek The Third”. He made his directorial debut with comedy-drama “Brief Interviews with Hideous Men” in 2009. Then he has directed several drama and movies which includes “A Quiet Place(2018)”, “The Hollars(2016)”, and “The Office(2010-2012)”.
Krasinski was appeared in many dramas and movies including “Something Borrowed (2011)”, “Aloha(2015)”, and “Robot Chicken(2016)”. He has also collected many awards like Special Mention Award at the 63rd Berlin International Film Festival, Best Supporting actor in 2005 and 2006, and so on.
John Krasinski: Personal life and Marital Status
Krasinski is happily married with his girlfriend, Emily Blunt. He met Emily in the year 2008 and a year later, they engaged. In 2010, the lovebirds tied a knot in a private wedding ceremony in Como, Italy. The wedding was attended by their close friends, relatives, and families.
The couple has greeted two daughters from their marriage. Their first child Hazel Krasinski was born on 2014 and second Violet Krasinski in 2016. Besides being actor, he is also a philanthropist. John along with Ben Affleck and Matt Damon has hosted a fundraiser for Democratic Senate in 2012.
John Krasinski: Net Worth, House, & Car
The handsome and talented actor has worked in the industry since an early age. He has worked in several movies, dramas, and shows. Further, she has also written, produce, and directed shows and movies. Therefore, as of 2018, his net worth is estimated to be 30 million dollars.
Krasinski resides a house worth $6 million in Hollywood Hills Home, Los Angeles along with his wife Emily Blunt. Additionally, the net worth of his wife Emily is estimated to be $16 million. Hence, the couple is sharing a good bond since their marriage. Further, John also loves to ride the car. Therefore, his collection includes Mercedes Benz ML 350 and ML 450, Audi Q5, and Ford.
Krasinski is active in social media platforms like Instagram, Facebook, and Twitter. He goes by the handle @johnkrasinski on Instagram having followers 2 million. Likewise, @johnkrasinski on Twitter with the followers of 1.98M. And @JohnKrasinski on Facebook over 3 million followers.