Rainn Wilson's version of Unsolved Mysteries will make you wish it was…

Remember Xanthony O'Harbinger, Rainn Wilson's Hugo Award-winning alter ego with Asimov's sideburns? As a promotion for the fantasy novel Wildwood, O'Harbinger has lent his considerable surliness to Riddles of the Paranormal, a TV program that exposes such mysteries "involuntary invisibility" and "fluoride." » 10/11/11 8:45am 10/11/11 8:45am

Why is Rainn Wilson pretending to be a pissed-off fantasy author?

Viral marketing can be pretty obnoxious, but Rainn Wilson yelling nonsense about the Dragonsingers and hungry forests is a case study in how to do it right. Superstar commenter 99TelepodProblems has brought this to our attention. Searching for "Xanthony O'Harbinger" brings up a solitary photo on Wilson's Facebook page » 9/27/11 5:45pm 9/27/11 5:45pm

The coolest superhero movie of the year could already be in theaters…

Captain America, Green Lantern, Thor and X-Men: First Class may well be terrific movies. But a strong contender for "most memorable superhero movie of the year" is already out, and it stars the most unlikely superhero of all: Rainn Wilson. » 4/01/11 12:00pm 4/01/11 12:00pm

Shut Up, Crime! Inside Secrets of Rainn Wilson's Outrageous Superhero…

How did Rainn Wilson become our DIY savior? Why is a movie as horrendously messed up and insane as Super even allowed to exist, in a rational universe? Who thought a psychotic superhero film would be a good idea? » 3/30/11 1:40pm 3/30/11 1:40pm

Gruesome Super clip shows how God probes Rainn Wilson's brain

This brand new clip from James Gunn's Super finally showcases the tentacled madness we've come to expect from the director of Slither. Watch as Rainn Wilson receives inspiration from above in the form of a mystical lobotomy. » 3/18/11 11:48am 3/18/11 11:48am

The Amazing Wrongness of Rainn Wilson's New Superhero Movie

If Quentin Tarantino directed a superhero movie on speed, you might end up with something like Super, starring Rainn Wilson and Ellen Page. We caught an early showing of this demented gem at South By Southwest. Here's a spoiler-lite review. » 3/13/11 12:00pm 3/13/11 12:00pm

First full-length trailer for Super: Rainn Wilson's DIY superhero is…

The first theatrical trailer for Super is out, and it's looking like this year's Kick-Ass is twice as demented and messed up. » 3/04/11 1:32pm 3/04/11 1:32pm

Watch Dwight shove his superhero hammer right into your skull, in…

Wow, we did not think that the new superhero comedy Super was going to be this violent. Boy were we wrong. Very, very, very wrong. Watch as Rainn Wilson unleashes his superhero hammer right into someone's skull. » 10/20/10 10:44am 10/20/10 10:44am

In this new clip from Super, Rainn Wilson and Ellen Page screw up…

We've been excited for Slither director James Gunn's DIY superhero comedy Super since we saw extended footage at Comic-Con. The movie's been described as a no-budget Watchmen, and in this preview, Ellen Page is a domino-masked female Rorschach. » 9/11/10 6:05pm 9/11/10 6:05pm

Super is the ultrafunny, ultraviolent superhero comedy we've been…

Super is an ultra-violent superhero comedy by Slither's James Gunn that stars Rainn Wilson, Ellen Page, Kevin Bacon, and Nathan Fillion. They say it's "an effed up, low-rent Watchmen," and what we saw lived up to all that incredible promise. » 7/23/10 4:30pm 7/23/10 4:30pm

Rainn Wilson's Super Gets A Bona Fide Superhero: Nathan Fillion!

Slither director James Gunn has just added some massive geek-cred to his superhero film, Super. Nathan "Captain Hammer" Fillion, Bubbles from The Wire and many more beloved genre actors have joined Kevin Bacon and Rainn Wilson's dark comedy. » 1/12/10 1:16pm 1/12/10 1:16pm

Dwight Shows Off His Lack Of Shooting Superpower In Super Tease

In preparation for the upcoming superhero comedy Super, The Office's Rainn Wilson learns how to shoot a gun. And, just to win our hearts a little more, quotes The Matrix in doing so. Click through for bad aim! » 11/14/09 11:00am 11/14/09 11:00am

This Is The Wrench Wielding Superhero We Want: Dwight In Tights!

Rainn Wilson joins Ellen Page and Liv Tyler in Super, a superhero comedy film. Slither writer James Gunn penned the script, and will direct this slightly dark super tale. » 9/11/09 7:00am 9/11/09 7:00am

Bow Before Our New Images Of Rainn Wilson's Gallaxhar!

Paramount/Dreamworks released a ton of new high-res images from Monsters Versus Aliens, which show a slinky outfit for Reese Witherspoon's Ginormica, and more looks at the alien conqueror Gallaxhar. Pics (and minor spoilers) below. » 3/13/09 1:17pm 3/13/09 1:17pm

Meet Rainn Wilson's Army, From Monsters Vs. Aliens Superbowl Trailer

Strap on your 3-D glasses and prepare to meet the alien army of Gallaxhar (Rainn Wilson), from the Monsters Versus Aliens teaser that just aired. Looks like Ginormica gets the drop on the would-be overlord. » 2/01/09 6:31pm 2/01/09 6:31pm