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Bill Bolender

Bill Bolender was born on November 14, 1940 in the USA as William Bolender. He is an actor, known for The Shawshank Redemption (1994), Dante's Peak (1997) and Reality Bites (1994). See full bio »


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The Shawshank Redemption
Dante's Peak
Dante's Peak Sheriff Turner
Reality Bites
Reality Bites Truck Driver
JFK Prisoner Powell


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 2016 Bosch (TV Series)
- Everybody Counts (2016) ... Dean
 2015 Faking It (TV Series)
 2011 Greek (TV Series)
- Agents for Change (2011) ... Televangelist
 2010 Blade Kitten (Video Game)
Walrut Hed / Squamatan Elder / Squamatan Foreman (voice)
 2009 Cold Case (TV Series)
Mike 'Monkey' Mack '09
- November 22 (2009) ... Mike 'Monkey' Mack '09
 2007-2008 ER (TV Series)
Hank Riley
- ...As the Day She Was Born (2008) ... Hank Riley
- Coming Home (2007) ... Hank Riley
 2006 Avatar: The Last Airbender (TV Series)
Sha-Mo / Additional Voices
- The Desert (2006) ... Sha-Mo / Additional Voices (voice)
 2006/I Intelligence (Short)
Old Man
 2005 Surface (TV Series)
Old Man
- Episode #1.1 (2005) ... Old Man
 2005 CSI: Miami (TV Series)
Ralph Windham
- 10-7 (2005) ... Ralph Windham
 2004 Deadwood (TV Series)
 2003-2004 Alias (TV Series)
Oleg Madrczyk
- Succession (2003) ... Oleg Madrczyk
 2003 Confessions of a Florist
Mr. Matinez
 2002 First Monday (TV Series)
Mr. Harley
- Showdown (2002) ... Mr. Harley
 2001 That's Life (TV Series)
- Boo! (2001) ... Customer
 2000 The West Wing (TV Series)
Man #1
- 20 Hours in L.A. (2000) ... Man #1
 1998 Silk Stalkings (TV Series)
Casper Burke
- Dead Again... and Again (1998) ... Casper Burke
 1998 Overdrive
Jim Bryant
 1995-1998 Weird Science (TV Series)
The Smoker
- Fly Boy (1995) ... The Smoker
 1998 The Magnificent Seven (TV Series)
Doc Simmons
- Inmate 78 (1998) ... Doc Simmons (as Bill Bolander)
 1998 The Commissioner
Arthur Groom
 1997 The Practice (TV Series)
- Spirit of America (1997) ... Executioner
 1997 Total Security (TV Series)
Frank the Baker
- Dental Men Prefer Blondes (1997) ... Frank the Baker
 1997 Gun (TV Series)
- The Hole (1997) ... Allan
 1997 Quicksilver Highway (TV Movie)
 1996 Sliders (TV Series)
Franklin Michener
- Electric Twister Acid Test (1996) ... Franklin Michener
 1996 Crime of the Century (TV Movie)
English-speaking Pastor
 1996 Smoke Jumpers (TV Movie)
 1995 Wild Bill
Bartender at Way Station
 1995 Suspect Device (TV Movie)
 1995 Midnight Man
 1995 NYPD Blue (TV Series)
Angus Riker
- Travels with Andy (1995) ... Angus Riker
 1995 The Watcher (TV Series)
- Pilot (1995)
 1994 The Shawshank Redemption
Elmo Blatch
 1994 Twilight Zone: Rod Serling's Lost Classics (TV Movie) (segment "Where the Dead Are")
 1994 Plughead Rewired: Circuitry Man II
Pvt. Richards
 1994 Walker, Texas Ranger (TV Series)
Stan Perkins
- Something in the Shadows: Part 1 (1994) ... Stan Perkins
 1993 Nurses on the Line: The Crash of Flight 7 (TV Movie)
Chris O'Neill
 1993 Jack Reed: Badge of Honor (TV Movie)
Stan Howell
 1993 The Adventures of Brisco County Jr. (TV Series)
Lightning Bill
- Pilot (1993) ... Lightning Bill
 1992 Bonnie & Clyde: The True Story
Farmer Jones
 1992 Trial: The Price of Passion (TV Movie)
 1992 Dangerous Curves (TV Series)
Jimmy Ferrett
- Back... and to the Left (1992) ... Jimmy Ferrett
 1992 Ned Blessing: The True Story of My Life (TV Movie)
Twister Taylor
 1991 JFK
Prisoner Powell
 1991 Final Verdict (TV Movie)
Jim Davin
 1991 In Broad Daylight (TV Movie)
Frank Snow
 1990 RoboCop 2
 1990 Black Snow
 1990 Challenger (TV Movie)
Horace Lamberth
 1989 Ninth Life
 1989 Dream Date (TV Movie)
Billie Ray
 1988 Pancho Barnes (TV Movie)
Col. Rand
 1988 Il nido del ragno
Chancellor Hubbard
 1988 It Takes Two
Judd Rogers
 1988 Paramedics
Dying Man
 1988 D.O.A.
Nick Lang Sr.
 1987 The Man Who Broke 1,000 Chains (TV Movie)
 1987 Uncle Tom's Cabin (TV Movie)
 1986 Dallas: The Early Years (TV Movie)
4th Player (uncredited)

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