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  • Real name : Patrick Joseph Wilson
  • Place of birth : Norfolk
  • Date of birth : 03/07/1973

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Patrick Wilson (1973)

Patrick Joseph Wilson

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Patrick Joseph Wilson is an American actor and singer. Wilson has spent years singing lead roles in major Broadway musicals, beginning in 1996. In 2003, he appeared in the HBO mini-series Angels in America. Wilson has appeared in more than 18 feature films, including The Alamo, The Phantom of the Opera with Emmy Rossum and Gerard Butler, 2006's Little Children , the 2009 film Watchmen, the 2010 film The A-Team, the 2011 film The Ledge, and Insidious among others. He has been nominated for several acting awards.

He stars in the CBS drama A Gifted Man, which began in fall 2011.

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 personal life
Wilson was born in Norfolk, Virginia to Mary K. Wilson, a voice teacher and professional singer, and John Wilson, who works as news anchor for Fox affiliate WTVT in Tampa, Florida. John Wilson was news anchor at WAVY TV in Portsmouth, Virginia when Patrick was born. Patrick's brother, Mark, works at WTVT in Tampa, as a news anchor and reporter.

On June 18, 2005, Wilson married Polish-American actress Dagmara Dominczyk, also a Carnegie Mellon graduate . On June 23, 2006, Dominczyk gave birth to their son, Kalin Patrick Wilson. On August 9, 2009, they welcomed their second son, Kassian McCarrell Wilson.

 career
Circa 2000, Wilson completed work on the film My Sister's Wedding, unreleased as of at least 2004.

Wilson won critical acclaim for his performance in Mike Nichols' 2003 drama HBO mini-series Angels in America. He received both a Golden Globe nomination and an Emmy nomination for Best Supporting Actor. He played the sexually confused Joe Pitt, a Mormon Republican.

He next appeared in The Alamo in 2004. In the same year, Wilson appeared in the film musical The Phantom of the Opera. He starred as "Raoul" (Christine's childhood friend and love interest), singing alongside Gerard Butler and Emmy Rossum. In 2006, he had his first star-billing film role when he was cast as Brad Adamson in Todd Field's Little Children opposite Kate Winslet. The same year, he appeared in the Golden Globe-nominated Running With Scissors as Michael Shephard.

In 2008, he starred in Neil LaBute's Lakeview Terrace, as Chris Mattson, opposite Samuel L. Jackson, Kerry Washington and Jay Hernandez.

Wilson played Nite Owl II/Dan Dreiberg in Zack Snyder's 2009 film adaptation of the graphic novel Watchmen. For this role he had to gain 25 pounds after filming flashback scenes as the slimmer Nite Owl II. This film reunited Wilson with his Little Children co-star, Jackie Earle Haley.

He played the primary antagonist Lynch in 2010's The A-Team and co-stars with Rose Byrne in James Wan's horror film Insidious.

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