>> 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.