Biography

William Shockley (born September 17, 1963) is an actor and musician.

Shockley was born in Lawrence, Kansas and found his love for music at the age of seven. He graduated from Texas Tech University with a degree in political science.

Shockley has appeared in many movies and TV shows including Welcome to Paradise, In Justice, Showgirls, The Joyriders, and most famously Dr. Quinn, Medicine Woman in which he played Hank Lawson.

He is currently filming Treasure Raiders. He is also in a band called Kanan Dume, where he is a vocalist and plays rhythm guitar.

Description above from the Wikipedia article William Shockley (actor), licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

William Shockley (born September 17, 1963) is an actor and musician.

Shockley was born in Lawrence, Kansas and found his love for music at the age of seven. He graduated from Texas Tech University with a degree in political science.

Shockley has appeared in many movies and TV shows including Welcome to Paradise, In Justice, Showgirls, The Joyriders, and most famously Dr. Quinn, Medicine Woman in which he played Hank Lawson.

He is currently filming Treasure Raiders. He is also in a band called Kanan Dume, where he is a vocalist and plays rhythm guitar.

Description above from the Wikipedia article William Shockley (actor), licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

Personal Info

Known For Acting

Gender Male

Known Credits 30

Birthday 1963-09-17

Place of Birth Lawrence, Kansas, USA

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Also Known As

  • Bill Schockley
  • Bill Shockley

Acting TV ShowsMovies

Wild League as Jones
You Can't Say No as Will
2018 Home by Spring as Burt Cravage
2017 Last Rampage as Joe Tison
2015 Reaper as Buck
2013 A Country Christmas as Joe Logan
2013 Hot Bath an' a Stiff Drink as Jesse Parsons
2012 Ambush at Dark Canyon as Cage Dalton
2012 Born Wild as CJ Jennings
2011 The Gundown as Travis McCain
2009 NCIS: Los Angeles (1 episode) as Rand Palmer
2008 Cat City as Jack Sweet
2007 Welcome to Paradise as Kent Dylan
2007 Treasure Raiders as Beekeeper
2006 Numb3rs (1 episode)
2006 In Justice (1 episode)
1997 Stolen Women, Captured Hearts as General George Armstrong Custer
1996 The Pretender (1 episode)
1995 Showgirls as Andrew Carver
1993 Dream Lover as Buddy
1993 Dr. Quinn, Medicine Woman (149 episodes) as Hank Lawson
1992 Lady Boss as Axel Porter
1991 Good & Evil (11 episodes)
1990 The Adventures of Ford Fairlane as Punk Gunslinger
1990 Street Asylum as Tattoo
1989 Nasty Boys as Drug Dealer (2 episodes) as Milt Jackson
1989 Hardball (1 episode)
1989 Howling V: The Rebirth as Richard Hamilton
1987 Jake and the Fatman (1 episode)

Writing

2013 A Country Christmas Writer
2012 Ambush at Dark Canyon Writer
2011 The Gundown Writer

Production

2018 Home by Spring Producer
2011 The Gundown Producer

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