John Krasinski

Biography: John Krasinski is the youngest of three sons. His father is Boston internist Dr. Ronald Krasinski and his mother is a nurse.

Krasinski graduated from Newton South High School in 1997 and from Brown University in 2002 as an honors playwright. His elder brother Paul also attended Newton South High School in 1994, and Brown University in 1998.

Krasinski's first stage experience was starring in a satirical high school play written and cast by B.J. Novak, now a writer and co-star on The Office. John Krasinski later studied one semester at the Eugene O'Neill National Theater Institute in Waterford, Connecticut.

Among Krasinski's television credits are appearances in NBC's Law & Order: Criminal Intent, Ed, and a 2005 episode of CBS's CSI. He is most recognized for his role as Jim Halpert on NBC's The Office.

John Krasinski's Scores

  • Movies
  • TV
Average career score: 56
Highest Metascore: 96 Manchester by the Sea
Lowest Metascore: 23 Doogal
Score distribution:
  1. Positive: 9 out of 26
  2. Negative: 3 out of 26
26 movie reviews
Title: Year: Credit: User score:
52 The Holiday Dec 8, 2006 Ben 8.6
72 Mistaken for Strangers Mar 28, 2014 Himself 8.4
53 Duane Hopwood Nov 11, 2005 Bob Flynn 8.2
83 The Wind Rises Nov 8, 2013 Honj / Honj├┤ 8.2
96 Manchester by the Sea Nov 18, 2016 Executive Producer 8.1
69 Head Games Sep 21, 2012 Himself 8.0
57 Born in China Apr 21, 2017 Narrator / Narrator: American Version 8.0
75 The Muppets Nov 23, 2011 Cast 7.8
65 Monsters University Jun 21, 2013 Frank McCay 7.8
53 The Hollars Aug 26, 2016 Director / Produced By / Producer / John Hollar 7.0
56 Monsters vs Aliens Mar 27, 2009 Cuthbert 6.9
58 Away We Go Jun 5, 2009 Burt Farlander / Burt Farlander 6.8
48 13 Hours: The Secret Soldiers of Benghazi Jan 15, 2016 Jack / Jack Silva 6.8
44 Brief Interviews with Hideous Men Sep 25, 2009 Director / Producer / Writer / Ryan/Subject #20 6.6
61 Kahlil Gibran's The Prophet Aug 7, 2015 Halim 6.6
58 Shrek the Third May 18, 2007 Lancelot 6.5
61 Big Miracle Feb 3, 2012 Adam Carlson / Adam Carlson 6.2
55 Promised Land Dec 28, 2012 Screenplay / Dustin Noble / Dustin Noble 6.0
71 Smiley Face Nov 16, 2007 Brevin 5.8
57 It's Complicated Dec 25, 2009 Harley 5.5
56 Leatherheads Apr 4, 2008 Carter Rutherford 5.5
51 Nobody Walks Oct 19, 2012 Peter 5.4
36 Something Borrowed May 6, 2011 Ethan 5.3
25 License to Wed Jul 3, 2007 Ben Murphy 4.7
40 Aloha May 29, 2015 Woody / John 'Woody' Woodside / Woody 4.3
23 Doogal Feb 24, 2006 Additional Voices 3.7
tbd Untitled Cloverfield Anthology Movie Oct 27, 2017 Cast tbd
tbd Detroit Aug 4, 2017 Cast tbd
tbd Animal Crackers Sep 1, 2017 Owen tbd

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