It’s time to get excited, because after his smashing success as the director and star of A Quiet Place earlier this year, John Krasinski is taking a big screen break and returning to television as iconic Tom Clancy character Jack Ryan. Krasinski will be the latest in a venerable string of actors to play the beloved CIA analyst, leading a strong cast for Amazon’s modernized take on Ryan for the new series, Jack Ryan.
But before we can get all kinds of excited about what’s to come for Krasinski on Jack Ryan, we want to take a moment to look back on the actor’s life and career thus far. Do we really know everything about him? Or are there still some fun things to be learned about this charming, charismatic actor?
We’ve put together a collection of little-known facts about Krasinski that you might find very interesting. Go ahead. Click through, and do your Jack Ryan prep here by brushing up on all things John Krasinski.