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S. William Hinzman (1936–2012)


S. William Hinzman was born on October 24, 1936 in Coraopolis, Pennsylvania, USA as Samuel William Hinzman. He was an actor and cinematographer, known for Night of the Living Dead (1968), FleshEater (1988) and The Crazies (1973). He was married to Bonnie Hinzman. He died on February 5, 2012 in South Beaver Township, Pennsylvania. See full bio »

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 2011 Mimesis
Cameo Zombie
 2011 River of Darkness
Harvey Hix (as Bill Hinzman)
 2009 It Came from Trafalgar
Zombie #1 (as Bill Hinzman)
 2009 The Spookshow
Bartender
 2006 Shadow: Dead Riot
Romero the Zombie
 2005 The Drunken Dead Guy (Video)
The Experienced Zombie
 1999 Night of the Living Dead: 30th Anniversary Edition (Video)
Zombie (as Bill Heinzman)
 1996 Evil Ambitions
Miles Bishop (as Bill Hinzman)
 1996 Santa Claws
Director (as Bill Hinzman)
 1995 Legion of the Night
Dr. Bloom
 1988 FleshEater
FleshEater (as Bill Hinzman)
 1987 The Majorettes
Sergeant Sanders (as Bill Hinzman)
 1981 Knightriders
Mustachioed Archer in Tree (uncredited)
 1972 Hungry Wives
The Intruder (as Bill Hinzeman)
 1971 There's Always Vanilla
Drunk guy in bar (as Bill Hinzman)
 1968 Night of the Living Dead
Zombie (as Bill Heinzman)
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Other Works:

TV commercial: Appeared (as his Night of the Living Dead (1968) zombie character) in a commercial for Goodfellows Brick Oven Pizza.

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Alternate Names:

Bill Heinzman | Bill Hinzeman | S. William Hinzman Jr. | Billy Hinzman | Bill Hinzman | William Hinzman

Height:

6' 2" (1.88 m)
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Trivia:

Said in an interview for the 30th anniversary edition of the movie that, while playing the Graveyard Zombie, he was to smash the window of the Pontiac LeMans Judith O'Dea was trapped in at the cemetery with a rock. Because it was a real car window, and not a breakable fake, he had to hit it three times before it finally shattered. On the third time, the rock flew out of his hand and bounced off ... See more »

Nickname:

Bill

Star Sign:

Scorpio

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