John KrasinskiLatest News and Opinion
Posted Saturday 7/28/18 at 12:28AM EDT
John Krasinski: “I don’t think I would have gotten A Quiet Place without Jack Ryan"
Source: Entertainment Weekly
Tom Clancy’s Jack Ryan executive producers Brad Fuller and Andrew Form approached Krasinski about the horror movie during preproduction of the Amazon series. Krasinski wasn't interested at first. But he later asked if he could rewrite the script, direct and star in the film, which he began working on five days after wrapping on Jack Ryan.
Posted Wednesday 7/25/18 at 11:01PM EDT
John Krasinski wants an Office reunion because he wants to know what Jim Halpert is up to
“I need the incredible writers of our show to tell me what he’s doing because I’m kind of worried about him,” Krasinski tells Variety. “He had a whole lot of hopes and dreams, he had a lot of zany ideas, and then he went to Austin to live his life and I feel like the dreams are still in his head so let’s see what he’s doing now.”
Posted Monday 6/11/18 at 2:37PM EDT
Watch John Krasinski in the official trailer for Amazon's Jack Ryan
Tom Clancy's Jack Ryan premieres on Aug. 31.
Posted Friday 6/08/18 at 11:16PM EDT
Watch Kobe Bryant break down The Office's warehouse basketball episode
In response to the video the Los Angeles Lakers legend made for The Ringer, John Krasinski tweeted: "Thank you for this @kobebryant Are you available for the rematch?"
Posted Tuesday 5/15/18 at 10:53PM EDT
Jenna Fischer wouldn't watch A Quiet Place because she didn't want to see John Krasinski "in peril"
"I got scared," Fischer says of opting not to purchase tickets for her former Office love interest's hit horror movie.
Posted Tuesday 4/24/18 at 1:12PM EDT
Amazon renews Jack Ryan starring John Krasinski four months before its premiere
The eight-episode first season of action-drama Tom Clancy’s Jack Ryan won't premiere until Aug. 31, but Amazon has enough confidence in it to order a second season. “With so much early anticipation for Tom Clancy’s Jack Ryan from our customers and personally having the pleasure to preview the exhilarating, action-packed first season, we are excited to greenlight a second season of the series months ahead of its debut,” says Jennifer Salke, the new head of Amazon Studios. “The new season will take our unexpected hero to a new, exciting and dangerous world.”
Posted Monday 4/09/18 at 11:33PM EDT
The Office meets A Quiet Place
Watch John Krasinski in "A Quiet Office."
Posted Friday 4/06/18 at 10:24PM EDT
John Krasinski re-created a Jim and Pam Office moment in his new film A Quiet Place
Krasinski's new horror movie contains an almost shot-for-shot remake of a fan favorite Jim and Pam scene.
Posted Tuesday 3/27/18 at 2:09PM EDT
Fans of The Office's Jim and Pam keeping giving "so much crap" to Oliver Hudson
The Splitting Up Together star says of being in an on-screen relationship with Jenna Fischer: “I have gotten so much crap on social media just about getting a job. guess this job working with her comes with just getting hammered over the head. Like, ‘I hate you! You son of a bitch! How dare you!’ I’m like, ‘Dude, I’m just supporting my family right now. That’s all I’m trying to do.’ So I’ve rolled with it, I think it’s funny.”
Posted Monday 3/26/18 at 10:29PM EDT
John Krasinski wants a revival of The Office ... for annual Christmas specials
“I think the UK thing that I always have pitched and wanted to do is that Christmas special thing, where we do a Christmas special this year and then two years from now, or three years from now, we do another one,” he says. “I love that idea coming back finding out where everybody is. I would totally be down for that.”
Posted Monday 3/12/18 at 6:57AM EDT
John Krasinski has a pitch for The Office revival, even though NBC has yet to contact him
“I would totally be interested!” Krasinski told The Wrap at SXSW. “I still have yet to get a call. I am surprised that after Ellen and all that — I haven’t gotten a call, so I haven’t heard anything about it, other than on the internet — the internet is making the show. Twitter is shooting The Office reboot. I don’t know if any of us are going to be a part of it!”
Posted Monday 2/12/18 at 2:12PM EST
John Krasinski: I'd love to join The Office reboot, but I haven't been contacted
"Oh my god, are you kidding? I would love to get that gang back together," he said when asked about the potential revival on Ellen.
Posted Tuesday 1/30/18 at 4:45PM EST
Amazon will spend at least $10 million on a Super Bowl ad promoting Jack Ryan’s Aug. 31 premiere
The one-minute ad starring John Krasinski will air after halftime. “There’s so much value in being able to reach an audience that is this global and this broad,” says Mike Benson, head of marketing for Amazon Studios. “Jack Ryan is a series that both men and women can and will watch, and the Super Bowl is a big, unique event in which the ads are as important, sometimes more important, than the game itself. This is an important series to us, and we wanted to be there.”
Posted Thursday 1/04/18 at 4:57AM EST
Emily Blunt says she's amazed whenever The Office fans express their appreciation to husband John Krasinski
Source: Us Weekly
“John is, like, six feet three, and was playing the most approachable man in the world,” she tells Vanity Fair of Krasinski’s role as Jim Halpert. “So people will be, like, ‘Jim!’ Guys want to high-five him.” She adds: “I am always under the impression that I have a silly job for a living. But occasionally you will run into someone who deepens your feeling about it. Sometimes people will say they had cancer and The Office was the only thing that made their family laugh during that time. You realize when you are in something that really touches people that it does offer an escape.”
Posted Wednesday 12/20/17 at 10:03PM EST
What are the chances that each Office alum will return for a revival?
Source: The Hollywood Reporter
John Krasinski appears “highly unlikely," according to The Hollywood Reporter. Rainn Wilson is “50-50.” Jenna Fischer is “60-40.” And Oscar Nunez is “a lock.”