Wil Wheaton (born 1972) is an American actor.
Wil became an actor at an early age. He appeared in several commercials and print ads. In 1986, he co-starred in the film Stand By Me, and the following year he was cast as Wesley Crusher on the TV series Star Trek: The Next Generation.
After Star Trek, Wil appeared in several films and TV series, including a recurring role as a fictionalized version of himself on The Big Bang Theory. He is also an author, producer, and podcaster.