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Bill Kalmenson

Prior to his feature debut as a writer-director Bill worked steadily as a stand up comedian and actor. After cutting his teeth in the New York City and Los Angeles club scenes Bill headlined regularly in comedy clubs all across the country. Bill studied acting in New York with Stella Adler and Jack Garfein. As an actor he appeared in numerous ... See full bio »

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The Souler Opposite
The Souler Opposite Dad in Hearse
True Detective
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 2017 The Maestro (post-production)
Fraudulent Student
 2015/II Forever
 2015 True Detective (TV Series)
Sheriff Russo
- Church in Ruins (2015) ... Sheriff Russo
 2015 Agent Carter (TV Series)
Senator Webster
- Now Is Not the End (2015) ... Senator Webster
 2014 Shameless (TV Series)
Judge Vanwyngarden
- Iron City (2014) ... Judge Vanwyngarden
 2012 Rizzoli & Isles (TV Series)
Tim Phillips
- Over/Under (2012) ... Tim Phillips
 2012 Argo
Hal Saunders
 2009 Cold Case (TV Series)
Frank Krause '09
- Iced (2009) ... Frank Krause '09
 2002-2009 ER (TV Series)
Levey / Ken
- And in the End... (2009) ... Levey
- A Hopeless Wound (2002) ... Ken
 2006 McBride: Fallen Idol (TV Movie)
District Attorney
 2004 24 (TV Series)
Red Shirt Guy
- Day 3: 7:00 a.m.-8:00 a.m. (2004) ... Red Shirt Guy
 2002 Six Feet Under (TV Series)
- The Invisible Woman (2002) ... Businessman
 2001 CSI: Crime Scene Investigation (TV Series)
Oliver Dunne
- Alter Boys (2001) ... Oliver Dunne
 1998 The Souler Opposite
Dad in Hearse
 1996 Space: Above and Beyond (TV Series)
Comm. Preising
- Sugar Dirt (1996) ... Comm. Preising
 1995 Vanishing Son (TV Series)
- Long Ago and Far Away (1995) ... Gerry
 1993 Deadly Exposure
 1992 Out All Night (TV Series)
- On My Own (1992) ... Monty
 1991 Sisters (TV Series)
Hit Man
- Strikes and Spares (1991) ... Hit Man
 1991 The Runestone
 1990 Father Dowling Mysteries (TV Series)
Former Bookstore Owner
- The Reasonable Doubt Mystery (1990) ... Former Bookstore Owner
 1990 Alien Nation (TV Series)
Ken Jester
- Partners (1990) ... Ken Jester
 1989 Matlock (TV Series)
Stewart Lister
- The Scrooge (1989) ... Stewart Lister
 1989 Loverboy
Male Patient
 1987-1988 Jake and the Fatman (TV Series)
Dr. Matheson / Dr. Leahy
- I'll Be Seeing You (1988) ... Dr. Matheson
- Smoke Gets in Your Eyes (1987) ... Dr. Leahy
 1987-1988 Thirtysomething (TV Series)
Man Guest / Young Ad Executive
- Separation (1988) ... Man Guest
- Housewarming (1987) ... Young Ad Executive
 1987 Married with Children (TV Series)
- Alley of the Dolls (1987) ... Chuck
 1987 Falcon Crest (TV Series)
Dr. Horton
- Nowhere to Run (1987) ... Dr. Horton
 1987 The Tortellis (TV Series)
- The Ad Game (1987) ... Director
 1987 Fame (TV Series)
- Love Kittens Go to High School (1987) ... Cameraman
 1986 Stingray (TV Series)
- Below the Line (1986) ... Technician
 1985 Remington Steele (TV Series)
Security Guard #2
- Stronger Than Steele (1985) ... Security Guard #2
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