William Petersen


STARmeter
SEE RANK
Down 61 this week
Trailer
2:05 | Trailer
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), To Live and Die in L.A. (1985) and Manhunter (1986). He has been married to Gina Cirone since June 14, 2003. They have two children. He was previously married to Joanne ... See full bio »

Kevin Smith Answers 26 Questions About Sundance

Clerks premiered at the Sundance Film Festival 26 years ago, so we asked Kevin Smith 26 questions about the festival.

Watch the video

Double Take: Biopic Look-alikes

Along with Tom Hanks' performance as Fred Rogers in A Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood, we've rounded up some of the best biopic look-alikes.

See the full gallery

Around The Web

 | 

Powered by ZergNet

On Prime Video

Watch on TV

CSI: Crime Scene Investigation
Lucky Strike (S3, Ep16)
Tue, Jan 21 3:00 AM PST on USA (386)
CSI: Crime Scene Investigation
Lucky Strike (S3, Ep16)
Tue, Jan 21 6:00 AM PST on USA (060)

Editorial Lists

Related lists from IMDb editors

a list of 10 images
updated 26 Oct 2017
 
a list of 11 images
updated 18 Apr 2017
 
a list of 60 images
updated 16 Jan 2017
 
a list of 6 images
updated 22 Nov 2016
 
a list of 10 images
updated 13 Jun 2013
 

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 21 people
created 04 Aug 2018
 
a list of 38 people
created 8 months ago
 
a list of 49 people
created 16 Nov 2013
 
a list of 26 people
created 07 Dec 2011
 
a list of 27 people
created 04 Sep 2012
 

Do you have a demo reel?

Add it to your IMDbPage

How Much Have You Seen?

How much of William Petersen's work have you seen?

User Polls

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

Related Videos

Photos

Known For

(2000-2015)
To Live and Die in L.A. Richard Chance
(1985)
Manhunter Will Graham
(1986)

Filmography

Hide Hide Show Show Producer (6 credits)
  Hurt People (TV Movie) (executive producer) (announced)
 2015 CSI: Immortality (TV Movie) (executive producer)
  CSI: Crime Scene Investigation (TV Series) (executive producer - 242 episodes, 2004 - 2015) (producer - 42 episodes, 2000 - 2012) (co-executive producer - 36 episodes, 2002 - 2004) (supervising producer - 6 episodes, 2002)
- Under My Skin (2015) ... (executive producer)
- The End Game (2015) ... (executive producer)
- The Last Ride (2015) ... (executive producer)
- Hero to Zero (2015) ... (executive producer)
- The Greater Good (2015) ... (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 (39 credits)
Show Show Self (33 credits)
Show Show Archive footage (6 credits)
Edit

Personal Details

Other Works:

He acted in the play, "In the Belly of the Beast", at the Wisdom Bridge Theatre in Chicago, Illinois with Michael Philippi (lighting designer), James Kusyk (sound designer), and directed by Robert Falls. See more »

Publicity Listings:

5 Interviews | 5 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:

After Manhunter (1986) and To Live and Die in L.A. (1985), there were all these cop movies that came my way, but they weren't any good, so I didn't do them. Then, there was talk about my doing Platoon (1986), but I didn't want to sit in a ditch in the Philippines for eight weeks for no money. Instead, I did an HBO baseball movie for more money and more fun, and I got to play ball. I enjoy ... See more »

Trivia:

Daughter named Maite Nerea, born in 1975, in Mondragón (País Vasco, Spain). See more »

Nickname:

Billy

Star Sign:

Pisces

Contribute to This Page



Recently Viewed