John Krasinski is an American actor who is best known for his role in NBC’s ‘The Office.’ Apart from acting, he has also worked as a screenwriter, producer, and director. He was also the director and producer of ‘The Office.’ Krasinski has voiced in many films like ‘Monsters University’ and ‘The Wind Rises.’ He has narrated several television commercials. Keep reading to know more about John Krasinski’s net worth in 2018.
John Krasinski Early Life
John Burke Krasinski is the son of Mary Clare and Ronald Krasinski. He was born in Massachusetts’s Boston on 20 October 1979. He was raised in Newton.
He completed his schooling in 1997 from Newton South High School. In 2001, John earned his bachelor’s degree from Brown University. Following that, he went to Waterford, Connecticut’s National Theater Institute. He has also studied at the Royal Shakespeare Company.
In 2010, John Krasinski got married to Emily Blunt. They were engaged in 2008. They are the parents of Violet and Hazel. He is the brother-in-law of Stanley Tucci. After completing his school, John used to teach English in Costa Rica. He was a member of ‘Out of Bounds,’ which is a sketch comedy group.
In 2011, he was seen in the ad campaign of New Era/Major League Baseball. A year later, he narrated the show on the Discovery Channel.
John Krasinski Career
When he was in his 6th grade, John Krasinski in the school production of ‘Annie.’ He made his film debut in the 2000 movie ‘State and Main.’ He had minor roles in many films like ‘Fighting Still Life,’ ‘Kinsey,’ ‘Taxi,’ ‘A New Wave,’ ‘For Your Consideration,’ and ‘The Holiday.’
In 2010, he voiced Sir Lancelot in the animated film ‘Shrek the Third.’ He was the actor, screenwriter, producer, and director of ‘Brief Interviews with Hideous Men’ in 2009. In the same year, John voiced in ‘Monsters vs. Aliens.’ He then became the producer and screenwriter of ‘Promise Land’ in 2012.
He also voiced the films ‘Monsters University’, ‘The Wind Rises’ and ‘Kahlil Gibran’s The Prophet.’ He will be next voicing in ‘Animal Crackers.’ His other film credits are ‘Aloha,’ ‘Manchester by the Sea,’ ‘The Hollars’ and ‘Born in China.’ He is next set to appear in ‘A Quiet Place.’
In television, John has guest appeared in many television shows. He became Jim Halpert in ‘The Office’ from 2005 to 2013. The actor has also voiced ‘American Dad!’. He is next set to appear in the lead role of Jack Ryan in ‘Tom Clancy’s Jack Ryan.’
Awards & Achievements
In 2011, John Krasinski won the Teen Choice Award in the category of ‘Choice Movie Actor: Romantic Comedy.’ He is also the winner of the National Board of Review Award in 2009. At the Sundance Film Festival in 2009, he was nominated for the Grand Jury Prize: Dramatic. In 2015, he was nominated for the Behind the Voice Actors Award. He won the Gold Derby Award in 2007 and had been nominated three times for the Primetime Emmys.
Net Worth of John Krasinski
John Krasinski’s estimated net worth is more than $18 million. The award-winning actor has starred in a number of television shows and films. He has also voiced for many animated movies which have grossed millions at the box office.
Additionally, John Krasinski has also produced and directed films. He has starred with many big names for the entertainment industry like Robin Williams, Meryl Streep, Mandy Moore, George Clooney, Steve Martin, and Alec Baldwin. He has also narrated many commercials including Blackberry and Apple TV and has also appeared in commercials.
John Krasinski is one of the most well-known actors in the world. After starting his career as an English teacher in Costa Rica, he made all the way to films. He gained wider fame after appearing in ‘The Office.’