Owen Wilson

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Oct. 18 2011, Published 3:43 p.m. ET

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Funnyman Owen Wilson got his start with indie short Bottle Rocket, which he co-wrote with then-roommate Wes Anderson. Once the pair hit Hollywood, they continued to work together, with Owen starring in Rushmore and The Royal Tenenbaums. It was his role in Wedding Crashers, along with a slew of hit comedies alongside Will Ferrell, Ben Stiller, and Vince Vaughn that put Owen on the map. However it wasn’t all laughs and in 2007 it was reported that Owen attempted suicide. After being treated for depression, returning to the big screen, the comedy star announced to the press he and girlfriend Jade Duell were expecting; four days later they welcomed a baby boy, Robert Ford Wilson. 

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