Douglas Wilson (Douglas Arthur Wilson)
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BiographyChampaign, Illinois, USA
Doug Wilson grew up on his family's farm in central Illinois. He graduated from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign and moved to New York in 1986 to study at the National Shakespeare Conservatory to pursue a stage and screen career. He won several stage and commercial roles but he didn't quite take to the hurry-up-and-wait nature of auditioning. In the meantime, Doug supplemented his actor's income by doing different odd jobs from professional window washing to handyman chores to word-of-mouth interior design jobs. Read more... which got him an invitation to audition for "Trading Spaces," which, at that time, was in its formative stages.