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William Lambert 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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Texas Chainsaw Drayton Sawyer


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  Junction Murders (pre-production)
Sal Bernando
 2023/II Nightstalker (pre-production)
Henry Boyd
  The Mangled (filming)
Bill Bates
  Natty Knocks (post-production)
Abner Honeywell
 2022 Hayride to Hell (post-production)
Farmer Sam
 2022 Nite Flirt (Short) (post-production)
The Devil
 2022 Sin Eater
Father Dunn
 2021 Prisoners of the Ghostland
 2020 I Am Fear
Steve Mcreedy
 2019 Gothic Harvest
Detective Hollis
 2019 3 from Hell
Otis Driftwood
 2019 Big Top Evil
Mr. Kharver
 2019 To Your Last Death
Pavel (voice)
 2019 Exorcism at 60,000 Feet
 2019 Corpse Killer: 25th Anniversary Edition (Video Game)
 2019 Slasher (TV Series)
Homeless Guy
- 12pm to 3pm (2019) ... Homeless Guy
- 9am to 12pm (2019) ... Homeless Guy
 2019 Shed of the Dead
 2018 Unholy Blood (Short)
Flashlight Man / Agent X
 2018 Gingerbread (Short)
Abraham Lincoln
 2018 American Exorcist
Mr. Snowfeather
 2018 Crepitus
 2018/I The Church
Pastor James
 2018 The Great American Mud Wrestle (Short)
Special Guest Judge
 2018 Cynthia
 2018 Minutes to Midnight
 2017 Dark Roads 79
Caretaker Joseph Willams
 2017/II Boar
 2017 Death House
 2017 Uncle Grandpa (TV Series)
Additional Voices
- Uncle Grandpa's Odd-yssey (2017) ... Additional Voices (voice)
 2017/I Fish (Short)
 2017 The Road You're Going Down (Music Video)
Caretaker Joseph Williams
 2016 The Possession Experiment
Father Mark Campbell
 2016 Child Bite: Vermin Mentality (Music Video)
Lab Tech 2
 2016 Alcoholist
Grey Speckled Man
 2016 Slayer: Pride in Prejudice (Music Video)
Nazi Father
 2016 Arlo: The Burping Pig
Ernie Dorko
 2016 The Horde (Video)
Jacob Sutter
 2016 Alleluia! The Devil's Carnival
The Magician
 2016 Smothered
Soggy Christian
 2015 The Devil Dogs of Kilo Company
Capt. Morrison
 2015 Twiztid: FTS (Music Video)
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
 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
- The Christmas Special (2012) ... Crazy Max
- Candyman: Part 1 (2012) ... Crazy Max
- Camera Rental: Part 1 (2012) ... Crazy Max
 2013 Texas Chainsaw
Drayton Sawyer
 2012 Dead Souls
Sheriff Depford
 2012 The Inflicted
Mr. O'Hara
 2012 The Devil's Carnival
The Magacian
 2012 Eldorado (Video)
 2012/I 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
 2010 Godkiller: Walk Among Us
Dr. West (voice)
 2010 2001 Maniacs: Field of Screams
Mayor George W. Buckman
 2009 The Graves
Caleb 'Cookie' Atwood
 2009/I Dead Air
 2009 The Haunted World of El Superbeasto (Video)
Otis Driftwood (voice)
 2009 The Devil's Tomb
Prof. Duncan
 2008 House
 2008 The Alphabet Killer
Carl Tanner
 2008 Alone in the Dark 2 (Video)
 2008 Repo! The Genetic Opera
Luigi Largo
 2008 Babysitter Wanted
Chief Dinneli
 2008 A Perfect Place (Short)
 2007 Halloween
Zach 'Z-Man' Garrett
 2007 Home Sick
Mr. Suitcase
 2007 Werewolf Women of the S.S. (Short)
Dr. Heinrich Von Strasser
 2007 Grindhouse
Dr. Heinrich von Strasser (segment "Werewolf Women of the SS")
 2006-2007 Days of Our Lives (TV Series)
Joel / George
- Episode #1.10483 (2007) ... Joel
- Episode #1.10482 (2007) ... Joel
- Episode #1.10479 (2007) ... Joel
- Episode #1.10443 (2006) ... George
 2006 A Dead Calling (Video)
Chief Murken
 2006 Thr3e
 2006 Fallen Angels
 2006 Evil Bong
Bong World Patron
 2005 The Devil's Rejects
 2003-2005 Carnivàle (TV Series)
- The Road to Damascus (2005) ... Possum
- The Day That Was the Day (2003) ... Possum
- 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
 2003 House of 1000 Corpses
 2002 Live from Baghdad (TV Movie)
 2002 Essence of Echoes
Dr. Hilcott
 2002 Point of Origin (TV Movie)
Task Force Officer
 2000 All American Massacre
Bloody Bobby
 2000 The Huntress (TV Series)
- Partners (2000)
 2000 The Convent
Officer Ray
 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 Marshall
 1992 Inside Out II (Video)
Dave (segment 2 "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 Pink Cadillac
 1989 Tour of Duty (TV Series)
Sgt. Jones
- Terms of Enlistment (1989) ... Sgt. Jones
 1989 Freddy's Nightmares (TV Series)
- Black Tickets (1989) ... Buzz
 1988 Fair Game
 1988 The Blob
Soldier #2 (in sewer)
 1987 Nightmare Angel (Short)
Dr. William de Freis
 1986 Osa
Quilt Face
 1982 Endangered Species
Cab Driver
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Bill Mosley


5' 11" (1.8 m)


Lucinda Jenney  (1 child)


Marion Moseley

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Personal Quote:

If there is a common thread in my demented characters, it's that they're all happy in their work. As an actor, my personal joy in playing these crazy kooks shows through - it's fun! Also, I learned early on that no matter how insane a character might be, you have to play him as if you think you're the only sane one in the room! I love my monsters, love playing them, what they've taught me. I ... See more »


Has been in six movies with Tom Towles (Night of the Living Dead (1990), House of 1000 Corpses (2003), Home Sick (2007), The Devil's Rejects (2005) Grindhouse (2007), and Halloween (2007)). 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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