Rainn Wilson


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  • Birth Name: Rainn Dietrich Wilson
  • Birth Place: Seattle, WA
  • Date of Birth / Zodiac Sign: 01/20/1968, Capricorn
  • Profession: Actor
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Fox Announces Premiere Dates for Glee's Goodbye, The Following's Return

It's officially the beginning of the end for Glee.

Fox announced Thursday that the sixth and final season of the Fox musical comedy will kick off with a two-hour premiere on Friday, Jan. 9 at 8/7c. The show will move to its new timeslot on Fridays at 9/8c the following week and wrap its run with a two-hour series finale on...read more

VIDEO: Saturday Night Live: Rainn Wilson

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Sarah Chalke Joins Fox's Backstrom

ScrubsSarah Chalke has joined Rainn Wilson in Fox's midseason drama BackstromTVLine reports.

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Super Soul Sunday - 103 - clip - How Rainn Wilson Co-Created SoulPancake
Super Soul Sunday - 103 - cold open - Sneak Peek: Super Soul Sunday on the Search for Beauty
My Super Ex-Girlfriend Scene: Deep Dow
Juno Scene: I Think I'm In Love

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Monsters vs. Aliens
Super 8
Super (2011)

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Kid President Made an Episode About What the Kids Need to Know
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Kid President Made an Episode About Making Every Day a Holiday!

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TV Listings



Year Title Description
2015 Backstrom TV Show Series, Actor - Everett Backstrom
2014 The Mixtape By Soulpancake TV Show Series, Host
2014 Kid President TV Show Series, Executive Producer
2011 The Guthrie Theater Presents H.M.S. Pinafore TV Show Series, Host
2011 Beastie Boys TV Show Series, Actor

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Analysis: In the Battle for TV's Future, The Networks Start Fighting Back

When Fox Entertainment chairman Kevin Reilly stood in front of reporters in January and proclaimed the death of pilot season, he drew a good amount of ribbing from the competition.

Reilly was making the case for torching the broadcast primetime model as we know it — starting with the annual tradition of everyone developing everything all at once. It was a grand pronouncement, particularly in an industry that talks big but can rarely turn on a dime. Nonetheless, change is afoot, and Reilly's not the only one flipping the script.

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House of Lies Actress to Replace Mamie Gummer in Fox's Backstrom

House of Lies actress Genevieve Angelson will star opposite Rainn Wilson in Fox's new series Backstrom, Deadline.com reports.

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Top Videos: Courtney Love's New Web Series, Westminster Dog Show, Ellen Plays Giant Jenga

This week, The Walking Dead celebrated its return by playing a zombie prank on unsuspecting New Yorkers, and Stephen Colbert sent Buddy Cole to investigate anti-gay laws at the Sochi Olympics. Courtney Love launched her own web series, and Rainn Wilson's Soul Pancake YouTube channel premiered a TV-length sitcom. Also, Kevin Hart and Ellen DeGeneres played a game of "Giant Jenga." Check out those clips and more in our weekly roundup of the best online videos:

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Celebrities React to Philip Seymour Hoffman's Death

News of Philip Seymour Hoffman's sudden death Sunday shook the film world, and many of the actor's colleagues, friends and co-stars took to Twitter to express their grief.

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Fox Orders Hart Hanson's Backstrom to Series

Fox has given a 13-episode series order to Bones creator Hart Hanson's crime show Backstrom, TVGuide.com has confirmed.

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