November 27, 1956
65 years old
5 ft 11¾ in | 182 cm
85 kg | 188 lbs
William Edward Fichtner was born in Long Island, New York, United States, on November 27, 1956, is an American actor.
Young William Fichtner began his professional acting career in 1987.
He made his big screen debut in historical mystery drama film Quiz Show (1994) in role as Stage Manager.
He got his television debut in CBS soap opera As the World Turns (1987–1994) in role as Josh Snyder.
William's breakthrough performance came as Roger Van Zant in crime drama film Heat (1995).
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William Fichtner is 65 years old.
William Fichtner net worth is around 9 million dollars.
He was nominated for the Phoenix Film Critics Society Award for Best Cast for his role as SFC Jeff Sanderson in war film Black Hawk Down (2001).
He won the Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture for his role as Flanagan in crime drama film Crash (2004).
He won the Fangoria Chainsaw Award for Best Supporting Actor for his role as The Accountant in action horror film Drive Angry (2011).
Albino Alligator (1996) crime thriller opposite Matt Dillon and Faye Dunaway
Switchback (1997) thriller with Dennis Quaid and Danny Glover
Contact (1997) science fiction drama opposite Jodie Foster and Matthew McConaughey
Go (1999) crime comedy with Katie Holmes and Sarah Polley
The Perfect Storm (2000) biographical disaster drama opposite George Clooney and Mark Wahlberg
Equilibrium (2002) science fiction with Christian Bale and Emily Watson
The Dark Knight (2008) superhero opposite Christian Bale and Heath Ledger
The Lone Ranger (2013) Western with Johnny Depp and Armie Hammer
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles (2014) superhero opposite Megan Fox and Will Arnett
Independence Day: Resurgence (2016) science fiction action with Liam Hemsworth and Jeff Goldblum
Finding Steve McQueen (2019) heist thriller opposite Travis Fimmel and Forest Whitaker
The Space Between (2021) coming-of-age comedy with Paris Jackson and Julia Goldani Telles
He was nominated for the Saturn Award for Best Actor on Television for his role as Sheriff Tom Underlay in ABC science fiction television series Invasion (2005-2006).
He was nominated for the Critics' Choice Television Award for Best Supporting Actor in a Comedy Series for his role as Adam Janikowski in CBS sitcom Mom (2016-2021).
Grace Under Fire (1994-1995) ABC sitcom in role as Ryan Sparks
MDs (2002) ABC medical drama series in role as Bruce Kellerman
Prison Break (2006-2009) Fox drama series in role as Alexander Mahone
Entourage (2009-2011) HBO comedy drama series in role as Phil Yagoda
Crossing Lines (2013-2014) action crime thriller series in role as Carl Hickman
Empire (2015-2016) Fox musical drama series in role as Jameson Henthrop
He hosted BBC America motoring television series Top Gear America (2017).
Joe vs. Carole (2022) Peacock drama limited series in role as Rick Kirkham
Graduated from Maryvale High School in Cheektowaga (1974).
Graduated from Farmingdale State College, East Farmingdale, New York (1976), with a degree in criminal justice.
Graduated from SUNY Brockport in New York (1978), with a bachelor of arts degree in criminal justice.
Studied drama at the American Academy of Dramatic Arts in New York.
Has four sisters: Mary, Pamela, Patricia and Margaret.
Has German, Irish and English ancestry.
He is also a talented car racer.
Good friends with Kim Coates and Eric Bana.
He voiced Master Sergeant Sandman in video game Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3 (2011).
Fan of the NFL team the Buffalo Bills.
He voiced Ken Rosenberg in video games Grand Theft Auto: Vice City (2002) and Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas (2004).
Lives in Prague, Czech Republic.
He was married to actress Betsy Aidem (1996) they have a son, Sam Fichtner.
He married actress Kymberly Kalil in 1998, they have a son, Vangel Fichtner.