Name: Owen Cunningham Wilson
Born: November 18, 1968
Dallas, Texas, U.S.
Years active 1994–present
Wilson was born in Dallas, Texas, to photographer Laura Cunningham Wilson and Robert Andrew Wilson, an advertising executive and operator of a public television station. He has an older brother, Andrew, and a younger brother, Luke, both also involved in filmmaking. His family, originally from Massachusetts, is Irish American and Roman Catholic.
While living in Texas, Wilson attended The Lamplighter School, and St. Mark’s School of Texas, from which he was expelled when, in the tenth grade, he stole his teacher’s textbook to aid him in his homework.