John KrasinskiLatest News and Opinion
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
“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?
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.”
Posted Tuesday 11/14/17 at 10:11PM EST
“You’re my favorite Pam”: Jenna Fischer remembers the first time she and John Krasinski met at The Office auditions
In her new book, The Actor’s Life: A Survival’s Guide, out today, Fischer recalls of their first meeting: “John and I were walking out of an audition scene, and he suddenly turned to me and whispered, ‘You’re my favorite Pam. I hope you get this job.’ It was exactly as sweet and cute and supportive as anything Jim would say to Pam. I smiled really big and said, ‘I’m so glad you said that because you’re my favorite Jim and I don’t think anyone could do it except for you.’”
Posted Wednesday 10/25/17 at 1:54PM EDT
Ted Danson forgot to inform wife Mary Steenburgen that they were getting divorced on Curb Your Enthusiasm
“That was my bad,” Danson tells Jimmy Kimmel, assuring him that he and Steenburgen are still happily married in real life. ALSO: Danson spilled the beans on The Good Place twist to John Krasinski and others.
Posted Sunday 10/08/17 at 2:43AM EDT
John Krasinski says “I drew a lot from my paper salesman days” to prepare to play Jack Ryan
Promoting Jack Ryan at New York Comic-Con, the former Office star found that he couldn’t shake off his Jim Halpert past.
Posted Tuesday 10/03/17 at 4:56PM EDT
Check out John Krasinski as Jack Ryan on Amazon
The Office alum is returning to TV in Tom Clancy’s Jack Ryan, produced by Lost’s Carlton Cuse.