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William Fichtner

A small-town guy with a big heart, William Fichtner has been captivating the hearts of Western New Yorkers for decades. Bill was born in 1956 on Long Island, New York, to Patricia A. (Steitz) and William E. Fichtner. He is of German, Irish, and English descent. Fichtner was raised in Cheektowaga, and graduated from Maryvale High School in 1974. His... See full bio »

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The Dark Knight
The Dark Knight Bank Manager
Black Hawk Down
Black Hawk Down Sanderson
Armageddon Colonel Willie Sharp
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 2017 Finding Steve McQueen (post-production)
Enzo Rotella
 2017 Krystal (completed)
Dr. Farley
 2017 Stranded (filming)
Mr. Waynewright
 2016 The Gettysburg Address (Documentary) (post-production)
John G. Nicolay (voice)
  If (filming)
  St. Sebastian (completed)
 2016 Independence Day: Resurgence
General Adams
 2016 American Wrestler: The Wizard
Coach Plyler
 2013 Disney Infinity (Video Game)
Butch Cavendish (voice)
 2013/I Phantom
 2012 Seal Team Six: The Raid on Osama Bin Laden (TV Movie)
Mr. Guidry
 2012 Infex (Video Game)
The Administrator (voice)
 2012/I Wrong
Master Chang
 2012 She, Who Excels in Solitude (Short)
Dr. Wallace
 2011 Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3 (Video Game)
Sandman (voice)
 2010 The Big Bang
 2010 Forehead Tittaes (Video short)
 2010 Night and Day (TV Movie)
Dan Hollister
 2008 Turok (Video Game)
Logan (voice)
 2005 American Dad! (TV Series)
- Homeland Insecurity (2005) ... Harland (voice)
 2005 Mr. & Mrs. Smith
Dr. Wexler - Marriage Counselor (voice, uncredited)
 2005 Empire Falls (TV Mini-Series)
Jimmy Minty
- Episode #1.2 (2005) ... Jimmy Minty
- Episode #1.1 (2005) ... Jimmy Minty
 2004 Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas (Video Game)
Ken Rosenberg (voice, as Bill Fichtner)
 2004/I Crash
 2002 Grand Theft Auto: Vice City (Video Game)
Ken Rosenberg (voice, as Willian Fichtner)
 1999 Go
 1997 Contact
 1995 Reckless
Rachel's Father
 1995 A Father for Charlie (TV Movie)
 1994 Quiz Show
Stage Manager
 1992 Malcolm X
Cop at Harlem Station (credit only)
 1991 Ramona!
Bartender (uncredited)
 1989 Baywatch (TV Series)
Howard Ganza
- Rookie School (1989) ... Howard Ganza
 1989 A Man Called Hawk (TV Series)
- Poison (1989) ... Boros
- Vendetta (1989) ... Boros (uncredited)
 1987 As the World Turns (TV Series)
Rod Landry
- Episode dated 24 December 1987 (1987) ... Rod Landry
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Other Works:

The Octette Bridge Club (1985). Written by P.J. Barry. Directed by Tom Moore. Music Box Theatre: 5 Mar 1985- 23 Mar 1985 (24 performances + 8 previews that began on 26 Feb 1985). Cast: Gisela Caldwell (as "Betsy/Mrs. Daniel Bailey"), Peggy Cass (as "Lil/Mrs. Peter Carmody") [final Broadway role], Lois De Banzie (as "Alice/Mrs. ... See more »

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Alternate Names:

Bill Fichtner | Willian Fichtner


6' 0½" (1.84 m)

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What I truly get excited about is not the genre of a movie or the size of a part - it's character. I like to find characters. See more »


His favorite films include The Graduate (1967), The Godfather (1972), The Godfather: Part II (1974), Three Days of the Condor (1975), The Deer Hunter (1978) and Strictly Ballroom (1992). See more »


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