Down 1,512 this week

William McNamara (I)

William McNamara studied at the Lee Strasberg Theatre and Film Institute and has since notched up over sixty-five film and TV appearances. One of his first roles was that of Joel in the teen movie Dream a Little Dream (1989) with Corey Feldman and Corey Haim. He followed this up with the Bette Midler film Stella (1990). It was during the nineties, ... See full bio »

Fiercest Femmes Fatales

Here's a look at some unforgettable female characters who never had a problem mixing pleasure with danger.

View the whole gallery

William McNamara on Twitter

Related News

'Cut!' (2014) review
| MoreHorror
Review: Day Of The Mummy

On Amazon Video

Watch on TV

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 226 people
created 13 Jan 2011
a list of 48 people
created 24 Feb 2011
a list of 8 people
created 01 Mar 2011
a list of 46 people
created 10 months ago
a list of 247 people
created 2 weeks ago

Do you have a demo reel?

Add it to your IMDbPage

Connect with IMDb

How Much Have You Seen?

How much of William McNamara's work have you seen?

User Polls

1 nomination. See more awards »

Known For


To always display TV and movie credits separately, edit your site preferences.

Hide Hide Show Show Actor: Movie (60 credits)
 2016 Last Man Club (completed)
Joe Scanlin
 2016 Streets of East L.A. (pre-production)
Mr. Zelman
 2016 Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde
 2016 Gas Light
Dr. Ernest Hancock
 2015 The Wicked Within
 2015/III Dry
Dr. Brown
 2015 Risk for Honor
 2015 Medusa
Dr. Gleason
 2014 Je T'aime, Au Revoir
 2014 Day of the Mummy
Jack Wells
 2014 Panama Canal Stories
Jerry (segment "2013")
 2014 Cut!
Bryan Wolff
 2014/I Truth
Luke Mezrich
 2013 Beyond the Farthest Star
Calvin Clayman
 2010 The Ascent
 2009 The Bleeding
Dan Williams
 2007 A Dance for Bethany
James Fisher
 2007 April Moon
 2006 The Iron Man
 2006 The Still Life
 2004 The Kings of Brooklyn
Chris Parmel
 2002/I The Calling
Bobby Murky
 2000 Paper Bullets
Laurence McCoy
 2000 Just Sue Me
 2000/I Knockout
Michael DeMarco
 1999 Implicated
Tom Baker
 1998 Ringmaster
Troy Davenport
 1998 The Brylcreem Boys
Sam Gunn
 1998 Sweet Jane
Stan Bleeker
 1997 Glam
Sonny Daye
 1997 The Deli
 1997 Stag
Jon DiCapri
 1996 Snitch
 1996 Dead Girl
 1996 Storybook
Prince Arthur
 1995 Girl in the Cadillac
Rick Davis
 1994 Chasers
Eddie Devane
 1994 Surviving the Game
Derek Wolfe Jr
 1993 Extreme Justice
Mark Franklin (uncredited)
 1993 Aspen Extreme
Todd Pounds
 1990 Texasville
Dickie Jackson
 1990 Stella
Pat Robbins
 1989 Dream a Little Dream
 1988 Stealing Home
Teenage Billy Wyatt
 1988 The Beat
Billy Kane
 1987 Opera
Show Show Actor: TV (30 credits)
Show Show Actor: Short (3 credits)
Show Show Actor: Video (2 credits)
Show Show Producer: TV (2 credits)
Show Show Producer: Documentary (1 credit)
Show Show Producer: Movie (1 credit)
Show Show Writer: TV (1 credit)
Show Show Production manager: TV (1 credit)
Show Show Self: TV (4 credits)
Show Show Self: Documentary (1 credit)
Show Show Self: Video (1 credit)

Related Videos


Personal Details

Alternate Names:

William MacNamra | Billy McNamara | William Mac Namara


5' 10" (1.78 m)

Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

"I knew I would be an actor since I was seven or eight. My Mom and I lived out in Los Angeles and one of her close friends was Valerie Perrine....She was like the Julia Roberts of the seventies and we used to hang out at her house. She had all these interesting people over all the time. I hung out and watched these people and it was like hanging out at the circus or carnival...That's the kind of ... See more »


Not only did he do his own stunts for Copycat (1995), but also spent time with Dr. Park Dietz, a forensic psychiatrist, in order to prepare for his role as the psychotic Peter Foley. See more »



Star Sign:


Message Boards

Recent Posts
William's career fox_scully
Not Well Informed hwy505
Was he not dubbed in Dario Argentos Opera tommywho6-1
Billy is the nicest guy... rachl3526-1
New blog amphotos
Is he related to? triadd
Discuss William McNamara on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page