John Burke Krasinski was born on October 20, 1979. åÊKrasinski’s mother is a nurse and his father, Ronald Krasinski M.D. is, well, a medical doctor. åÊKrasinski has a dog named Finn and is married to the beautiful and talented Emily Blunt. åÊThe couple married in 2010. åÊKasinski is known for his height but he is actually the shortest of his two brothers – the others being 6’7″ and 6’10”
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Krasinski went to high school with B.J Novak who is a writer and fellow actor for the sitcomåÊThe Office. åÊKrasinski starred in a high school play that was written by B.J. Novak. åÊThe two also played on the same little league team together. åÊKrasinski taught English in Costa Rica before attending Brown University where he graduated with honors with a degree in English. åÊHe went from there to attend the Eugene O’Neill National Theatre Institute in Waterford, Conn. åÊDuring the summer of 2000,åÊKrasinski was a script intern for Late Night with Conan O’Brien. åÊHe originally skipped the small screen and landed parts on the big screen including the part of Ben in KinseyåÊin 2004, a part inåÊDuane Hopwood and who can forget his part as Corporal Harrigan inåÊJarheadåÊselling bootleg shine by the Jerry Can. åÊKrasinski played another Ben inåÊThe Holiday as well as voiced the part of Lancelot inåÊShrek the Third. åÊKrasinski is best known for playing Jim Halpert ofåÊThe Office. åÊAbout KranskiåÊPromised LandåÊco-writer and co-actor Matt Damon said, “”John is a super talented guy,” Damon told David Letterman after making “Promised Land” with Krasinski. “I think of him the way [I did] when I met George Clooney years ago. Everybody knew him as ‘the guy from ER’ and he was very famous for that, but Steven Soderbergh worked with him and instantly formed a company with him because he could see how talented the guy was — and people’s perception of him wasn’t what it would be a dozen years later. And that’s what I feel about John: he’s great on his show, on ‘The Office’ he’s fantastic, but that’s just a piece of what he’s going to do. He really great.”
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If you have any doubts about Krasinki’s talent this will erase them all. åÊEpic. åÊThat’s all we can say – truly epic.For his part in the officeåÊKrasinski was paid at one time $125,000 per episode. åÊTo date he has accumulated approximately $15 million. åÊHim and wife have just bought a new house in Ojai, California about an hour and 3o minutes north of L.A. åÊThe house is on the same spot as the Ojai Foothills Hotel built in 1903. åÊYou can see from pictures of the old hotels what the similarity of the grounds to the new house. åÊThe new pad is eco-friendly and features a large array of solar panels that power the mansion. åÊIt also is walking distance to a local farmer’s market and has many hiking trails as well as a pool and separate guest house. åÊThe pad is 4 bedrooms, 4.5 baths and at 4,177 square feet is nicknamed the Shangra-la of CA”.åÊKranski also endorsements with GapåÊas a model.