Luke Wilson Fun Facts, Quotes and Tweets


11th October 2014

Fact: Actor Luke Wilson is in talks to play embattled National Football League Commissioner Roger Goodell in an upcoming movie. The untitled Sony film will feature Will Smith as Dr. Bennet Omalu, a neuropathologist who first connected playing professional football with chronic concussions. Goodell has found himself under fire in recent weeks for the way he handled sportsman Ray Rice's recent domestic abuse case.


21st September 2014

Quote: "Owen recently... gave me a real impassioned speech about, 'Luke, you've got to get rid of the Blackberry and start using an iPhone.' It sounded like he was talking about relationships: 'You can't have them both at the same time. You have to make a commitment to one...' I got an iPhone and tried it. I just couldn't get the handle of it, so now I'm sticking to this." Actor Luke Wilson is feeling the pressure to upgrade his smartphone from his older brother Owen Wilson.


13th July 2011

Fact: Samuel L. Jackson will face off with fellow actor Luke Wilson at a celebrity golf tournament in Surrey, England in August (11). Scottish golf pro Colin Montgomerie will also compete at the Shooting Stars Benefit.


8th April 2010

Quote: "Quite honestly I needed a hit. I mean I was one bad movie away from CSI: El Paso." Luke Wilson hopes his new movie Death At A Funeral is a hit.


14th June 2007

Quote: "Jessica gets a bad rap because she pushes the image of being a ditzy blonde; but how ditzy can you be if you have your own record company and a hit TV show?" My Super Ex-Girlfriend star Luke Wilson defends Jessica Simpson, his co-star in the upcoming film Blonde Ambition.


13th June 2007

Quote: "Of course, I have to cast Owen in anything he wants to do. He has the box-office clout. He's mister clout." Actor Luke Wilson on cashing in on his big brother's movie prowess.


1st June 2007

Quote: "If I come home and see both their cars at my house, I just keep going - it has all the makings of an ambush." Actor Luke Wilson is suspicious of his brothers Owen and ANDREW ganging up on him.


18th May 2007

Fact: Actor Luke Wilson and former tennis ace Pete Sampras are unlikely golf buddies.


16th May 2007

Quote: "He kind of tends to control things. I'd say he's the Tony Soprano of the family." Luke Wilson on brother Owen.


23rd April 2007

Quote: "She's intelligent enough to know the roles she can do a good job at - it's not like she's trying to play Erin Brockovich." Luke Wilson on the acting skills of his Blonde Ambition co-star Jessica Simpson.


23rd April 2007

Quote: "My heart skips a beat when I see Uma Thurman's name in my phone book. I don't even bother calling her. I'm just happy she's in there." Luke Wilson on his phone friendship with his My Super Ex-Girlfriend star.


21st April 2007

Quote: "It's more exciting to watch Cameron Diaz filling up her gas tank than Paul Giamatti." Luke Wilson understands why actresses are hounded by the paparazzi.


21st September 2006

Quote: "I'm preparing myself for the tabloid's next covers." Jessica Simpson fears she won't be able to avoid reports she's dating Luke Wilson when he plays her love interest in WORKING GIRL remake BLONDE AMBITION.


21st July 2006

Quote: "It's one of those things where you spend the day with Uma Thurman and then you go back to your regular life, say you're kissing your loved one and you open your eyes and it's not Uma, it's kind of a bummer." Luke Wilson isn't winning any points with his significant other for being so honest about his feelings toward his MY SUPER EX-GIRLFRIEND co-star UMA THURMAN.


14th July 2006

Quote: "I got along great with UMA, we really had fun together. She's not going to be having our child in Namibia, but we really enjoyed working together." Luke Wilson jokes about working with co-star Uma Thurman on MY SUPER EX-GIRLFRIEND.


14th July 2006

Quote: "I got along great with UMA, we really had fun together. She's not going to be having our child in Namibia, but we really enjoyed working together." Luke Wilson jokes about working with co-star Uma Thurman on MY SUPER EX-GIRLFRIEND.


13th July 2006

Quote: "I lost a Rolex (watch) and my favourite windbreaker during the shoot... If you spend any time with Willie Nelson and walk away with everything you showed up with, you've done something wrong." Actor Luke Wilson on the perils of teaming up with country legend Willie Nelson in music videos.


12th July 2006

Quote: "We've had a few meetings in Elko, Nevada. We talk about our upcoming projects, discuss initiating new members and spend a lot of time hazing one another." Actor Luke Wilson jokes about the Hollywood 'Frat Pack' which features himself, brother Owen Wilson, Will Ferrell, Jack Black and VINCE VAUGHN.


11th July 2006

Quote: "Nobody ever wants to hear that Owen and I are friends and just want the best for each other... We should find out where the hot nightclubs are and brawl in public." Luke Wilson fears he and brother OWEN don't show enough sibling rivalry.


11th July 2006

Quote: "Women are confusing. I think the clinical term is nuts." Legally Blonde star Luke Wilson, who has been romantically linked to Drew Barrymore and GWYNETH PALTROW.


11th July 2006

Quote: "I'm in my early thirties, I'm quirky, I'm dishevelled, I'm a total slob. I'm lovable in a non-threatening way. I'm the guy you'd want your sister to date if this were a movie." Old School star Luke Wilson on how he feels he should greet people, based on the film roles he plays.


18th April 2006

Quote: "I'm the most likely to get bounced off the project." Luke Wilson is far from convinced he'll last the distance as BOBBY EWING in the upcoming Dallas movie, opposite heavyweights like John Travolta, Jennifer Lopez and Shirley Maclaine.


12th December 2005

Quote: <p>"With all due respect to the other actresses I've worked with, she's probably the most beautiful woman I've ever met - but accessible too, kinda like a national park, like Yellowstone or something." Luke Wilson on his SUPER EX-GIRLFRIEND co-star Uma Thurman. </p>


5th December 2005

Quote: <p>"It's difficult... I had trouble with it and it is a real skill and it's great to know it, but it was like algebra to me. I can only describe it as jive, what I do." Luke Wilson recalls his sign language research for new movie THE FAMILY STONE. </p>


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