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William "Bill" Moseley (born November 11, 1951) is an American film actor and musician who has starred in a number of cult classic horror films, including House of 1000 Corpses (2003), Repo! The Genetic Opera (2008) and The Devil's Rejects (2005). His first big role was in The Texas Chainsaw Massacre 2 (1986) as Chop Top. On the HBO TV series ... See full bio »

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Army of Darkness
Army of Darkness Deadite Captain
Halloween Zach 'Z-Man' Garrett
The Texas Chainsaw Massacre 2
The Texas Chainsaw Massacre 2 'Chop-Top' Sawyer


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 2018 Tabbott's Traveling Carnivale of Terrors (pre-production)
Papa Colonel Everette P Tabbott III Esquire
 2017 Crepitus (pre-production)
 2017 86 Zombies (TV Series) (announced)
Father Ethan
- Part VI (2017) ... Father Ethan
- Part IV (2017) ... Father Ethan
- Part III (2017) ... Father Ethan
- Pilot (2017) ... Father Ethan
 2017 Cynthia (post-production)
 2017 Death House (post-production)
 2017 Minutes to Midnight (completed)
 2016/VI Fish (Short) (post-production)
 2016 Savage Mountain (announced)
 2016 The Dark Zone (announced)
 2016 Arlo: The Burping Pig (completed)
Ernie Dorko
 2016 American Exorcist (post-production)
Mr. Snowfeather
 2016 Malevolent (post-production)
 2016/I The Church (post-production)
Pastor James
  Big Top Evil (post-production)
Mr. Kharver
  Devotion (pre-production)
  Sisters (announced)
Detective Quinn
  Stingy Jack (announced)
Reverend Elliot Stark
  The Fifth Victim (pre-production)
Zack Schneider
  The Mangled (pre-production)
Bill Bates
 2016 The Possession Experiment
Father Mark Campbell
 2016 Alcoholist
Grey Speckled Man
 2016 The Horde
Jacob Sutter
 2016 Alleluia! The Devil's Carnival
The Magician
 2016 Smothered
Soggy Christian
 2016 Dark Roads 79
Caretaker Joseph Willams
 2015 The Devil Dogs of Kilo Company
Capt. Morrison
 2015 Twiztid: FTS (Short)
The Promoter
 2015 The Art of Villainy (Short)
M?ster Nobody
 2015 Silently Within Your Shadow (Short)
Hugo (voice)
 2015 My Neighborhood (TV Series)
Captain Jim Whistlethorn
- Welcome to the Neighborhood (2015) ... Captain Jim Whistlethorn
 2015 Almost Mercy
Pastor Johnson
 2015 Old 37
 2015 Hell Hunters (TV Series)
Hazard (2015)
 2014 Charlie's Farm
John Wilson
 2014 Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles (TV Series)
- In Dreams (2014) ... Bernie (voice)
 2014 Z Nation (TV Series)
General McCandles
- Full Metal Zombie (2014) ... General McCandles
 2014 Disciples
 2013 House of the Witchdoctor
Peter Van Hooten
 2012-2013 Holliston (TV Series)
Crazy Max
- Farm Festival (2013) ... Crazy Max
- Honesty (2013) ... Crazy Max
 2012 The Inflicted
Mr. O'Hara
 2012 The Devil's Carnival
The Magacian
 2012 Highway to Hell (Video)
 2012 Rogue River
 2011 Exit Humanity
General Williams
 2011 Night of the Little Dead (Short)
 2011 Spider Mountain: No Way Down (Video short)
Ranger Bill
 2010 The Tortured
John Kozlowski
 2010 Anderson's Cross
Mr. Daniels
 2009/I Dead Air
 2008 House
 2008 Alone in the Dark II (Video)
 2008 Babysitter Wanted
Chief Dinneli
 2008 A Perfect Place (Short)
 2007 Grindhouse
Dr. Heinrich von Strasser (segment "Werewolf Women of the SS")
 2007 Days of Our Lives (TV Series)
- Episode #1.10483 (2007) ... Joel
- Episode #1.10480 (2007) ... Joel
- Episode #1.10479 (2007) ... Joel
 2006 A Dead Calling (Video)
Chief Murken
 2006 Thr3e
 2006 Fallen Angels
 2006 Evil Bong
Bong World Patron
 2003-2005 Carnivàle (TV Series)
- Hot and Bothered (2003) ... Possum
- Insomnia (2003) ... Possum
- Pick a Number (2003) ... Possum
 2004 ER (TV Series)
- Forgive and Forget (2004) ... Charlie
 2003 Vicious (Video)
 2003 The Practice (TV Series)
Jake Spooner
- Victims' Rights (2003) ... Jake Spooner
 2002 Live from Baghdad (TV Movie)
 2002 Essence of Echoes
Dr. Hilcott
 2000 The Huntress (TV Series)
- Partners (2000)
 2000 The Convent
Officer Ray
 1996 Unsolved Mysteries (TV Series)
David Young
- Episode #9.9 (1996) ... David Young
 1995 Evil Ed
Special voice appearance (voice)
 1995 Fallen Angels (TV Series)
Customer #1
- A Dime a Dance (1995) ... Customer #1
 1995 Prehysteria! 3 (Video)
 1994 Corpse Killer (Video Game)
Captain (as Bill Mosley)
 1994 Blood Run (TV Movie)
 1993 Mr. Jones
 1992 Army of Darkness
Deadite Captain
 1992 Honey I Blew Up the Kid
Federal Marshal
 1992 Inside Out II (Video)
Dave (segment "I've Got A Crush On You")
 1991 Father Dowling Mysteries (TV Series)
Kane / Larry Webster
- The Priest Killer Mystery (1991) ... Kane / Larry Webster
 1991/I White Fang
 1990 Night of the Living Dead
Johnnie (as Bill Mosley)
 1990 The End of Innocence
Man on the Hill
 1990 Crash and Burn (Video)
 1990 The First Power
 1989 Tour of Duty (TV Series)
 1989 Freddy's Nightmares (TV Series)
- Black Tickets (1989) ... Buzz
 1988 Fair Game
 1988 The Blob
Soldier #2
 1987 Nightmare Angel (Short)
Dr. William de Freis
 1986 Osa
Quilt Face
 1982 Endangered Species
Cab Driver
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CornBugs album: "Cemetery Pinch". See more »

Alternate Names:

Bill Mosley


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Graduated from Yale University. See more »


Often plays sadistic yet darkly comedic villains (Chop-Top in The Texas Chainsaw Massacre 2 (1986), Otis in House of 1000 Corpses (2003)/The Devil's Rejects (2005)) See more »

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