STARmeter
Top 5000
Up 80 this week

William Petersen


William Petersen was born on February 21, 1953 in Evanston, Illinois, USA as William Louis Petersen. He is a producer and actor, known for CSI: Crime Scene Investigation (2000), Manhunter (1986) and To Live and Die in L.A. (1985). He has been married to Gina Cirone since June 14, 2003. They have two children. He was previously married to Joanne ... See full bio »

Watch on TV

Projects In Development

Details only on IMDbPro »

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 26 people
created 18 Apr 2011
 
a list of 35 people
created 27 Jun 2011
 
a list of 26 people
created 07 Dec 2011
 
a list of 46 people
created 04 Nov 2012
 
a list of 32 people
created 3 months ago
 

Do you have a demo reel?

Add it to your IMDbPage

Connect with IMDb


Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of William Petersen.

User Polls

Nominated for 1 Golden Globe. Another 3 wins & 11 nominations. See more awards »

Known For

Filmography

Hide Hide Show Show Producer (4 credits)
  CSI: Crime Scene Investigation (TV Series) (executive producer - 212 episodes, 2004 - 2014) (producer - 42 episodes, 2000 - 2012) (co-executive producer - 36 episodes, 2002 - 2004) (supervising producer - 6 episodes, 2002)
- Long Road Home (2014) ... (executive producer)
- Killer Moves (2014) ... (executive producer)
- Love for Sale (2014) ... (executive producer)
- De Los Muertos (2014) ... (executive producer)
- Boston Brakes (2014) ... (executive producer)
 2003 CSI: Crime Scene Investigation (Video Game) (co-executive producer - as William Peterson)
 1992 Keep the Change (TV Movie) (producer - as William L. Petersen)
 1991 Hard Promises (producer - as William L. Petersen)
Show Show Actor (37 credits)
Show Show Self (27 credits)
Show Show Archive footage (4 credits)

Related Videos

Edit

Personal Details

Other Works:

He has acted in regional stage productions of "Dublin Carol;" "A Streetcar Named Desire;" "The Time of Your Life;" "Glengarry Glen Ross;" and "Speed The Plow;" See more »

Publicity Listings:

5 Interviews | 4 Articles | 3 Pictorials | 11 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

Alternate Names:

William L. Petersen | William L. Peterson | William Peterson

Height:

5' 10" (1.78 m)
Edit

Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

I was only 21, and there were many things I didn't know. I was trying to be a man and I wasn't ready for it. - on being married at a young age See more »

Trivia:

He was nominated for a 1982 Joseph Jefferson Award for Actor in a Principal Role in a Play for "The Tooth of Crime" at the Remains Theatre in Chicago, Illinois. See more »

Nickname:

Billy

Star Sign:

Pisces

Message Boards

Recent Posts
Kinda look a like fmc002
So...Why Did He Leave CSI Again? EricMatthews
With or Without Beard? hunterjumper34
His Legs stevew962003
Interesting Career aalcit
Favorite Body Part on Will (please try to keep it clen). youngin_yungin
Discuss William Petersen on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page