“When you're playing the good guy, you want to find the dirty parts - and when you're playing the bad guy, you want to find the vulnerability.”
“For me, I always have to establish a reality for the character. In very actor-y terms, you just have to understand his reality.”
“I love making movies, but there's nothing like being in front of an audience.”
Patrick Wilson (born Patrick Joseph Wilson in Norfolk, Virginia on July 3, 1973) is an American actor and singer. He began his Broadway stage career in 1996. He appeared in the musicals Oklahoma!, The Full Monty, and Tenderloin. On television, he played Joshua on HBO’s Girls. He is also known for his roles on Angels In America and A Gifted Man. His film credits include Phantom of the Opera, Watchmen, The Alamo, Young Adult, Prometheus and Insidious.
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Patrick Wilson is best known as a Broadway actor and for his film roles in Phantom of the Opera and Insidious.
Patrick Wilson is married to stage actress Dagmara Domińczyk. The pair have two children together: sons Kalin Patrick Wilson (born in 2006) and Kassian McCarrell Wilson (born in 2009).