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Bill, the fifth of nine children, was born in Wilmette, Illinois, to Lucille (Collins), a mailroom clerk, and Edward Joseph Murray II, who sold lumber. He is of Irish descent. Among his siblings are actors Brian Doyle-Murray, Joel Murray, and John Murray. He and most of his siblings worked as caddies, which paid his tuition to Loyola Academy, a ... See full bio »
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Nominated for 1 Oscar. Another 40 wins & 39 nominations. See more awards »

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Filmography

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 2015 The Jungle Book (filming)
Baloo (voice)
 2014 Olive Kitteridge (TV Mini-Series)
Jack Kennison
- Security (2014) ... Jack Kennison
- Pharmacy (2014) ... Jack Kennison
- Flight (2014) ... Jack Kennison
 2009 Fantastic Mr. Fox
Badger (voice)
 2009 Ghostbusters (Video Game)
Dr. Peter Venkman (voice)
 2008 Backdrop NYC (TV Series)
- The F Word (2008)
 2006 Garfield 2
Garfield (voice)
 2005 The Lost City
The Writer
 2004 Garfield
Garfield (voice)
 2000 Hamlet
Polonius
 1999 Scout's Honor (Short)
Jack Vardell
 1998 Stories from My Childhood (TV Series)
- Pinocchio and the Golden Key (1998) ... (voice)
 1977-1993 Saturday Night Live (TV Series)
Various / Weekend Update Anchor / Himself - Host / ...
- Bill Murray/Sting (1993) ... Various / Himself - Host
- Bill Murray/Percy Sledge (1987) ... Taxi Driver / Various / Himself - Host
- Bill Murray/The Spinners/Yale Whiffenpoofs (1981) ... Various / Himself - Host
- Bill Murray/Delbert McClinton (1981) ... Various / Himself - Host
 1984 Nothing Lasts Forever
Ted Breughel
 1983 Square Pegs (TV Series)
Mr. McNulty
- No Substitutions (1983) ... Mr. McNulty
 1982 Tootsie
Jeff
 1982 SCTV Network (TV Series)
Various
- Days of the Week, The/Street Beef (1982) ... Various
 1981 Stripes
John
 1980 B.C. Rock
Dragon (English version, voice)
 1978 Coming Attractions
Lefty Schwartz
 1976 Next Stop, Greenwich Village
Nick Kessel (uncredited)
 1976 The TVTV Show (TV Movie)
Various
 1975 Saturday Night Live with Howard Cosell (TV Series)
Various
- Episode dated 8 November 1975 (1975) ... Various
- Pilot (1975) ... Various
 1975 Shame of the Jungle
Reporter (English version, voice)
 1973 The Hat Act (Short)
The Bookstore Owner
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Other Works:

Guested on the daytime program "Afternoon Exchange" also appearing was Stu Levin. See more »

Publicity Listings:

1 Portrayal | 9 Interviews | 24 Articles | 2 Pictorials | 11 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

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Alternate Names:

Billy Murray

Height:

6' 2" (1.88 m)
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Personal Quote:

There aren't many downsides to being rich, other than paying taxes and having relatives asking for money. But being famous, that's a 24 hour job right there. See more »

Trivia:

Shares two characters with the late Lorenzo Music. He played Peter Venkman in the film Ghostbusters (1984), while Lorenzo played Venkman in the animated series, The Real Ghost Busters (1986). Lorenzo was also the voice of Garfield in numerous cartoons, while Bill provides Garfield's voice in Garfield (2004). See more »

Trademark:

Deadpan expression See more »

Nickname:

Billy See more »

Star Sign:

Virgo

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