Wednesday, September 2, 2009

Captivating Close-Up: Luke Wilson

Luke Cunningham Wilson (born September 21, 1971) is an American film actor. He is the younger brother of Owen and Andrew Wilson.

Wilson's film acting career began with the lead role in the film Bottle Rocket in 1996, which was co-written by Wilson's older brother Owen and director Wes Anderson. Bottle Rocket was later made into a feature-length film, in 1996.

A starring role opposite Reese Witherspoon in the 2001 comedy Legally Blonde elevated him to a major name in Hollywood and was followed up by hits like Old School and The Royal Tenenbaums. Wilson also made a notable role in the television show 'That '70s Show', as Michael Kelso's charming and athletic brother Casey Kelso. He appeared sporadically on the show from 2002 through 2005.

Luke Wilson is part of the Frat Pack, a group of actors that often work together. He is a member along with Owen Wilson, Ben Stiller, Jack Black and Will Ferrell.

Source: Wikipedia

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