An American actor, known for playing "tough guy" roles.

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An American actor, known for playing "tough guy" roles.

Description above from the Wikipedia article William Forsythe, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia

Personal Info

Known For Acting

Gender Male

Known Credits 117

Birthday 1955-06-07

Place of Birth Bedford-Stuyvesant, Brooklyn, New York, USA

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Also Known As

  • Bill Forsythe
  • Уильям Форсайт

Acting TV ShowsMovies

Run with the Hunted as Augustus
I Am Fear as Marco
Legacy of Lies
A Christmas Cop as Captain Karlsson
2019 Cold Pursuit as Brock 'Wingman' Coxman
2018 The Little Mermaid
2017 The Networker as Charles Mangano
2017 Check Point as The Sheriff
2016 The Hollow as Big John Dawson
2016 The Bronx Bull as Jake LaMotta
2016 The Midnight Man as Fairbanks
2015 Echoes of War as Randolph McCluskey
2015 Laugh Killer Laugh as Frank Stone
2015 Road to Juarez as Doug Hermann
2015 Marvel's Daredevil (1 episode) as Dutton
2014 Hidden in the Woods as Uncle Costello
2014 Tom Holland's Twisted Tales as Mr. Smith (segment "To Hell With You")
2013 The Ghost Club: Spirits Never Die as Stanley
2012 Infected as Dr. Edward Dennehey
2012 Celluloid Bloodbath as Himself
2012 The Mob Doctor (13 episodes) as Constantine Alexander
2012 Loosies as Captain Tom Edwards
2011 Inkubus as Ret. Detective Gil Diamante
2011 Born to Ride as Jack Steele
2011 L.A., I Hate You as Uncle Rip
2011 Jesse as Vince the Godfather
2010 The Rig as Jim Fleming
2010 Dear Mr. Gacy as John Wayne Gacy
2009 Happy in the Valley as Stewart
2009 The Nail as Massimo
2008 Michael Lives: The Making of 'Halloween' as Himself
2008 The Mentalist (2 episodes) as Steve Rigsby
2008 iMurders as Professor Uberoth
2008 Final Approach as Silas Jansen
2008 Stiletto as Alex
2007 Halloween as Ronnie White
2007 Hack! as Willy
2007 Jam as Ted
2007 88 Minutes as Frank Parks
2007 We All Scream for Ice Cream as Buster
2007 Southern Gothic as Pitt
2006 Shark (1 episode)
2006 Freedomland as Boyle
2005 Masters of Horror (1 episode)
2005 The Devil's Rejects as Sheriff John Quincy Wydel
2005 Hammerhead as Tom Reed
2005 The L.A. Riot Spectacular as George Holliday
2005 Larva as Jacob Long
2004 The Librarians (Strike Force) as Simon
2004 The Last Letter as Mr. Griffith
2003 Las Vegas (2 episodes)
2002 CSI: Miami (1 episode)
2002 John Doe (22 episodes) as Digger as Digger
2002 City By The Sea as Spyder
2002 Hard Cash as Bo Young
2001 UC: Undercover (13 episodes)
2001 Camouflage as Alton Owens
2001 Blue Hill Avenue as Det. Torrance
2001 Outlaw as Ted Castle
2000 G-Men from Hell as Dean Crept
2000 Luck of the Draw as Max Fenton
1999 Deuce Bigalow: Male Gigolo as Det. Chuck Fowler
1999 Blue Streak as Detective Hardcastle
1999 Four Days as Milt
1999 Paradise Lost as Mike Stark
1999 Row Your Boat as Gil Meadows
1999 Soundman
1998 Hell's Kitchen as Lou Reilly
1998 Ambushed as Mike Organski
1998 The Pass as Charles Duprey
1998 Firestorm as Randall Shaye
1998 Dollar for the Dead as Dooley
1997 Big City Blues as Hudson
1996 Gotti as Sammy Gravano
1996 The Rock as Special Agent Ernest Paxton
1996 For Which He Stands as Johnny Rochetti
1996 The Substitute as Hollan
1995 Things to Do in Denver When You're Dead as Franchise
1995 The Immortals as Tim
1995 Palookaville as Sid Dunleavy
1995 Virtuosity as William Cochran
1995 Beyond Desire as Ray Patterson
1995 Thriller Zone as Marcus Deerfield (segment "The Final Hour")
1994 Direct Hit as John Hatch
1993 A Kiss to Die For as Detective Mike Stoller
1993 Relentless 3 as Walter Hilderman
1993 The Untouchables (42 episodes)
1992 Willing to Kill: The Texas Cheerleader Story as Terry Harper
1992 The Gun in Betty Lou's Handbag as Beaudeen
1992 Cruel Doubt (2 episodes) as Police Chief John Crone
1992 The Waterdance as Bloss
1992 American Me as J.D.
1991 Stone Cold as Ice
1991 Out for Justice as Richie Madano
1990 Dick Tracy as Flattop
1990 Sons as Mike
1989 Torrents of Spring as Prince Ippolito Polozov
1989 Dead Bang as Arthur Kressler
1988 Patty Hearst as Teko
1988 Baja Oklahoma as Tommy Earl Browner
1987 Weeds as Burt the Booster
1987 Extreme Prejudice as Sgt. Buck Atwater
1987 Raising Arizona as Evelle Snoats
1985 The Lightship as Gene
1985 Savage Dawn as Pigiron
1984 Cloak & Dagger as Morris
1984 Once Upon a Time in America as Philip 'Cockeye' Stein
1983 The Man Who Wasn't There as Pug Face Crusher
1982 Tales of the Gold Monkey (2 episodes)
1982 T. J. Hooker (1 episode)
1982 Fame (1 episode)
1981 The Miracle of Kathy Miller as Mark
1981 Smokey Bites the Dust as Kenny
1981 Hill Street Blues (2 episodes)
1978 Long Shot as Bille


1995 Beyond Desire Executive Producer


1959 The Young Land Assistant Director

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