Owen Wilson  is an American actor, producer, and screenwriter. He has had a long association with filmmaker Wes Anderson, with whom he shared writing and acting credits for Bottle Rocket (1996) and The Royal Tenenbaums (2001), the latter of which earned him a nomination for the Academy Award for Best Original Screenplay. His older brother Andrew and younger brother Luke are also actors. He is known for his roles in Frat Pack comedies and as well as voicing Lightning McQueen in the Cars franchise.

Roles in Calvin and Hobbes

Owen Wilson
Hobbes's voice portrayer

Date of Birth

November 18, 1968

Birth Name

Owen Cunningham Wilson


Dallas, Texas, USA




Movie actor, writer and voice portrayer

Years Active


Best Known Voice Portraying Roles

Lightning McQueen in 'Cars' (2006) and 'Cars 2' (2011)

Movie Acting Roles

Kevin Rawley in 'Meet the Fockers' (2004) and John Grogan in 'Marley and Me' (2008)

Other Voice Portraying Roles

Coach Skip in 'Fantastic Mr. Fox' and the title character in 'Marmaduke'

Other Movie Acting Roles

Nicky in 'Permanent Midnight'

Hobbes's voice portrayer

Owen Wilson to voice Hobbes in Calvin and Hobbes the Animated Cartoon Adventures