Oh hi Poland!

The greatest mystery of our time may have been solved.  Life after death? Intelligent life on other planets? No, I said the greatest mystery of our time:

Tommy Wiseau, the enigmatic writer-director-star-producer-imagineer of cult movie The Room, has always been strangely protective of his nationality, spinning mysteries about his Cajun origins while sounding Eastern European. Even Greg Sestero, in his tell-most book The Disaster Artist, never quite pins down where Tommy comes from, though he does reveal that Wiseau is not his original last name (and that it may have been inspired by the French word for “bird”). In a Reddit post from yesterday, a user name ohbaimark—a Room fan, clearly—puts together some pieces that point to Poland as Wiseau’s point of origin (and not, as you might have speculated from the movie, outer space). Here’s the full post, including research into the obituaries of Wiseau’s uncle and aunt—last name: Wieczor…

This mystery had been tearing me apart!