William Sadler

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William Thomas Sadler (born April 13, 1950) is an American actor who works in film and television. His television and motion picture roles have included Lewis Burwell "Chesty" Puller in The Pacific, Luther Sloan in Star Trek Deep Space Nine, Sheriff Jim Valenti in Roswell, and—perhaps most notably—the Grim Reaper in Bill & Ted's Bogus Journey, a role for which he was nominated for, and won, the Saturn Award for Best Supporting Actor, and his role as Colonel Stuart alongside Bruce Willis in Die Hard 2.

​From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.  

William Thomas Sadler (born April 13, 1950) is an American actor who works in film and television. His television and motion picture roles have included Lewis Burwell "Chesty" Puller in The Pacific, Luther Sloan in Star Trek Deep Space Nine, Sheriff Jim Valenti in Roswell, and—perhaps most notably—the Grim Reaper in Bill & Ted's Bogus Journey, a role for which he was nominated for, and won, the Saturn Award for Best Supporting Actor, and his role as Colonel Stuart alongside Bruce Willis in Die Hard 2.

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Gender Male

Known Credits 101

Birthday 1950-04-13

Place of Birth Buffalo - New York - USA

Adult Actor False

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2016 The Hollow as Sheriff Beau McKinney
2016 The Duel
2015 Edge as Big Bill
2015 Jesse Stone: Lost in Paradise as Gino Fish
2015 Freeheld as Peter Santucci
2015 Frank the Bastard as Cyrus Gast
2015 Ava's Possessions as Bernard
2014 The Historian as Valerian Hadley
2014 The Flash(1 episode) as Simon Stagg
2014 Madam Secretary(1 episode) as George
2014 Freedom as Plimpton
2014 That Guy Dick Miller as Himself
2013 The Suspect as Sheriff Dixon
2013 Marvel's Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.(1 episode) as President Ellis
2013 The Blacklist(1 episode) as Sam
2013 Machete Kills as Sheriff Doakes
2013 See Girl Run as Marty
2013 Iron Man 3 as President Ellis
2013 Golden Boy(1 episode) as Police Commissioner Jack Dowdell
2013 Riddle as Western Man / Jack Abel
2012 Elementary(1 episode) as Ian Gale
2012 Greetings from Tim Buckley as Lee Underwood
2012 Jesse Stone: Benefit of the Doubt as Gino Fish
2012 Future Weather as Ed
2012 Man on a Ledge as Valet
2012 Nothing Sacred as Chambers
2011 Restitution as George Youngstown
2011 Jesse Stone: Innocents Lost as Gino Fish
2010 Hawaii Five-0(2 episodes)
2010 Hawaii Five-0(1 episode) as John McGarrett
2010 The Pacific as Lt. Col. Lewis "Chesty" Puller
2010 Jesse Stone: No Remorse as Gino Fish
2010 The Pacific(11 episodes) as Lt Col. Lewis 'Chesty' Puller
2010 Silent But Deadly as John Capper
2009 Last Day of Summer as Mr. Crolick
2009 White Collar(1 episode) as Brett Gelles
2009 Three Rivers(2 episodes)
2009 The Hills Run Red as Wilson Wyler Concannon
2009 Shadowheart as Thomas Conners
2009 Jesse Stone: Thin Ice as Gino Fish
2008 Eagle Eye as Jerry's Dad
2008 Fringe(2 episodes)
2007 August Rush as Thomas Novacek
2007 The Mist as Jim
2007 Jesse Stone: Sea Change as Gino Fish
2007 Traveler(1 episode)
2006 The Path to 911 as Neil Herman
2006 The Path to 9/11(2 episodes)
2006 Numb3rs(1 episode)
2006 Premium as Cole Carter
2006 The Good Student as Phil Palmer
2006 Jimmy and Judy as Uncle Rodney
2005 Criminal Minds(1 episode)
2005 DeVour as Ivan Reisz
2005 Law & Order: Trial by Jury(1 episode)
2005 Medium(1 episode)
2005 Confess as Rober Lampert
2005 Purple Heart as Colonel Allen
2004 Kinsey as Kenneth Braun
2004 Wonderfalls(13 episodes) as Darrin Tyler
2003 Tru Calling(1 episode) as Travis
2002 Another Life as Man
2001 Law & Order: Criminal Intent(1 episode)
2000 Ed(1 episode)
2000 CSI: Crime Scene Investigation(1 episode)
1999 Witness Protection as Sharp
1999 The Green Mile as Klaus Detterick
1999 Roswell(72 episodes) as Sheriff Jim Valenti
1999 Third Watch(1 episode)
1999 Stealth Fighter as Adm. Frank Petersen
1998 Reach The Rock as Quinn
1998 Disturbing Behavior as Newberry
1998 Ambushed as Jim Natter
1997 RocketMan as Wild Bill Overbeck
1996 Solo as Colonel Frank Madden / Improved Solo
1996 Bordello of Blood as Mummy
1996 Poltergeist: The Legacy(2 episodes)
1995 JAG(1 episode)
1995 The Outer Limits(1 episode)
1995 Tales from the Crypt: Demon Knight as Frank Brayker
1994 The Shawshank Redemption as Heywood
1994 Roadracers as Sarge
1993 Jack Reed: Badge of Honour as David Anatole
1993 Freaked as Dick Brian
1992 Trespass as Don
1992 Two-Fisted Tales as Mr. Rush
1991 Rush
1991 Bill & Ted's Bogus Journey as Grim Reaper
1991 Tagget as Yuri Chelenkoff
1990 The Hot Spot as Frank Sutton
1990 Law & Order(1 episode)
1990 Die Hard 2 as Colonel Stuart
1990 Hard to Kill as Senator Vernon Trent
1989 Tales from the Crypt(2 episodes) as Niles Talbot
1988 Murphy Brown(1 episode)
1988 Roseanne(2 episodes)
1988 Dear John(1 episode)
1987 Tour of Duty(1 episode)
1987 Private Eye(12 episodes)
1987 Project X as Dr. Carroll (as Bill Sadler)
1985 The Equalizer(2 episodes)
1978 The Great Wallendas as Dieter Schmidt

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1999 Roswell(1 episode) … Director

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