Knowledge Identifier: +John_Krasinski
The two graduated from Newton, Massachusetts South High School in 1997
From there, he went to Brown University, studying theatre arts with Lowry Marshall and John Emigh, and graduating in 2001 as a playwright with an honors thesis entitled "Contents Under Pressure"
He starred as Brevin in the Gregg Araki film "Smiley Face", filmed in 2006
Will Forte - He appeared in the 2009 film "Brief Interviews with Hideous Men", directed by John Krasinski and adapted from the short story collection of the same title
Lou Taylor Pucci - In 2009, Pucci had three films that screened at the Sundance Film Festival: "Brief Interviews with Hideous Men", directed by John Krasinski of "The Office"; "The Informers", with Billy Bob Thornton, Winona Ryder, Kim Basinger and Mickey Rourke, based on Bret Easton Ellis' collection of short stories of the same name; and "Arlen Faber" with Jeff Daniels and Lauren Graham
Frankie Faison - In 2009, he was among the ensemble cast of John Krasinski's adaptation of "Brief Interviews With Hideous Men" playing the son of a toilet attendant who caustically recounts his father's experiences in one of the titular monologues
Drew Barrymore - In 2011, it was announced that Barrymore has been cast alongside John Krasinski in Ken Kwapis's Big Miracle, a romantic drama based on the 1989 book Freeing the Whales, which covers Operation Breakthrough, the 1988 international effort to rescue gray whales from being trapped in ice near Point Barrow, Alaska.
In 2012, he started narrating the show Head Games on the Discovery Channel
Claire Danes - In March 2016, Danes performed in The Public Theater's "Dry Powder", starring alongside John Krasinski, Hank_Azaria and Sanjit De Silva
Anna Kendrick - She starred in "The Hollars", a comedy-drama directed by and starring John Krasinski, which premiered at the 2016 Sundance Film Festival, which will be theatrically released in August 2016