No photo available. Represent William B. Fosser? Add or change photos at IMDbPro
Up 558,170 this week

William B. Fosser (1928–2006)

William B. Fosser was born on September 4, 1928 as William Bartholomew Fosser. He is known for his work on Backdraft (1991), Ordinary People (1980) and Home Alone (1990). He died on February 19, 2006 in Chicago, Illinois, USA. See full bio »


What Movies Do You Want to See This Summer?

Buzzing features such as A.X.L. await you in our Summer Movie Guide. Check in for all the info you need.

See our Summer Movie Guide

Around The Web


Powered by ZergNet

On Prime Video

Do you have a demo reel?

Add it to your IMDbPage

How Much Have You Seen?

How much of William B. Fosser's work have you seen?

User Polls

Known For

Backdraft Art Department
Ordinary People
Ordinary People Set Decorator
Home Alone
Home Alone Art Department
The Package
The Package Art Department


Hide Hide Show Show Art department (8 credits)
 1992 Folks! (set designer)
 1991 Curly Sue (set designer - as William Fosser)
 1991 Backdraft (set designer)
 1990 Home Alone (set designer - as Bill Fosser)
 1989 The Package (set designer)
 1987 Flowers in the Attic (assistant art director - as William R. Foster)
 1978 Damien: Omen II (associate set decorator: Chicago - as William Fosser)
 1976 The Monkey Hu$tle (set dresser - as William Fosser)
Show Show Set decorator (6 credits)
Show Show Art director (4 credits)
Show Show Actor (1 credit)
Show Show Production designer (1 credit)
Show Show Archive footage (1 credit)

Personal Details

Other Works:

He was the scenic designer for Lord Andrew Lloyd Webber's musical, "Phantom", at the Candlelight Dinner Playhouse in Chicago, Illinois. The crew also included Nick Venden (musical director) and William Pullinsi (director). Cast included Marilynn Bogetich, Dennis Kelly, Karen Leigh. See more »

Alternate Names:

Bill Fosser | William Fosser | William R. Foster

Did You Know?


He was nominated for a 1976 Joseph Jefferson Award for Scenic Design for "That Championship Season", at the Arlington Park Theatre in Chicago, Illinois. See more »

Star Sign:


Contribute to This Page

Recently Viewed