>> Though he’s glad about the success of his acting career, Owen maintains that his first love is writing and wishes he could devote more time to it than to acting.
>> He and his brother Luke Wilson were originally meant to play the Malloy brothers in Ocean’s Eleven, but dropped out to make The Royal Tenenbaums.
>> He is of Irish descent.>
>> Owen has an Australian cattle dog named Garcia.
>> He is fan of Chelsea FC (England soccer club).
>> He suffers from and has sought treatment for depression.
>> Owen has a tattoo of a clover with the word ‘luck’ written under it.