Rainn Wilson

  • Film

    April 14, 2011
  • Blogs

    February 10, 2010

    Tour Of The Set of The Office, Help Haiti

    ​One lucky man or woman will get to leave the soured confines of his or her office to go to Hollywood, mingle with celebrities, and hang out at, well, an office. All to help Planting Peace, a South Florida-based charity benefiting Haiti.It's not just an office. The Office. The set of the wry, witt ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 27, 2010

    Anderson Cooper Helps Aaron Jackson Help Haiti

    Aaron Jackson and his younger brother, Will, at a fundraiser for Haiti last year.​When the earthquake first hit, Aaron Jackson immediately announced that his charity, Planting Peace, would help as many Haitians as possible with food, water, medicine, and shelter. Within days, Aaron was on the grou ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 14, 2010

    UPDATE: Planting Peace Orphans in Haiti Are "OK"

    Planting PeaceIn times of crisis, Aaron Jackson delivers.​We just got word that all of the Haitian orphanages run by the South Florida-based non-profit Planting Peace are upright and the children are, as Planting Peace founder Aaron Jackson put it, "OK." In addition, the two University of Florida ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 12, 2010

    Charity "Planting Peace" Will Assist Haiti Earthquake Relief With Help From Rainn Wilson​Initial reports about the earthquake in Haiti are terrifying. Good-hearted individuals around the globe will be looking for a way to help. We already know one local charity, Planting Peace, which works primarily with orphanages in Haiti, will be working to get people shelter, food, and ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 10, 2009

    Aaron Jackson Gets the St. Pete Times Treatment

    ​Though last night's Planting Peace fundraiser at the Bubble was canceled due to last-second scheduling conflicts, the charity's founder, Aaron Jackson, was in town from Haiti (where Planting Peace has several orphanages), and that gave me the opportunity to ask him about this ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 2, 2009

    Reno 911 Throws a Party for a Local Hero

    Last night was the premiere of the sixth season of Reno 911 - the best police show since...ever. To celebrate, the cast and crew had a party at Largo on the Coronet, in L.A. The party was also a fundraiser for New Times' favorite philanthropist, Aaron Jackson, and his charity Planting Peace. We ... More >>

  • Film

    March 26, 2009

    DreamWorks, in Your Face

    In this latest round of effects versus storytelling, effects win. Big.

  • Blogs

    January 19, 2009

    Buddha Thinks Aaron Jackson is Hot

    Aaron Jackson, the laid back, scruffy local saint, who just so happens to be the cover boy in this week's print product, has a lot of fans. Among them: Larry King, Rainn Wilson, Charlie Crist, and rock stars and actors all over Hollywood, California. But none of those famous admirers occupy such ... More >>

  • News

    January 15, 2009
  • Blogs

    January 14, 2009

    Rainn Wilson Hosts a Party for Broward's Own Ghandi, Aaron Jackson

    As you can read in the cover story of this week's "print product," Rainn Wilson - Dwight Schrute from The Office - threw a party last month for Aaron Jackson, a local 27-year-old rich kid living as pauper, giving everything he has to orphanages in Haiti. Aaron's charity, Planting Peace, has she ... More >>

  • Music

    June 26, 2008

    2 U From Teddy

    Teenaged heartthrob Teddy Geiger keeps on blossoming

  • Film

    March 22, 2007

    Bob Shaye's New Line

    Movie mogul taps into his inner child