William Sadler

13 Apr 1950

Actor

William Thomas Sadler (born April 13, 1950) is an American actor who works in film and television. His television and motion picture roles have included Lewis Burwell "Chesty" Puller in The Pacific, Luther Sloan in Star Trek Deep Space Nine, Sheriff Jim Valenti in Roswell, and—perhaps most notably—the Grim Reaper in Bill & Ted's Bogus Journey, a role for which he was nominated for, and won, the Saturn Award for Best Supporting Actor, and his role as Colonel Stuart alongside Bruce Willis in Die Hard 2.

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Filmography (52 titles)

(movie, 2020)
···The Grudge
Genre: Horror, Mystery
Role: Actor (as Detective Wilson)
(movie, 2019)
···Living Among Us
Genre: Thriller, Horror, Science Fiction, Fantasy
Role: Actor (as Samuel)
(movie, 2019)
···The Highwaymen
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Henry Barrow)
(movie, 2018)
···Deadly Crush
Role: Actor (as Sheriff Dusty Hawkins)
(movie, 2016)
···The Hollow
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Sheriff Beau McKinney)
(movie, 2016)
···The Duel
Genre: Western, Drama
Role: Actor (as Governor Ross)
(movie, 2015)
···Freeheld
Genre: Romance, Drama
Role: Actor (as Peter Santucci)
(movie, 2015)
···Frank the Bastard
Role: Actor (as Cyrus Gast)
(movie, 2015)
···Ava's Possessions
Role: Actor (as Bernard)
(movie, 2014)
···The Historian
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Valerian Hadley)
(movie, 2014)
···Freedom
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Plimpton)
(movie, 2013)
···The Suspect
Genre: Thriller
Role: Actor (as Sheriff Dixon)
(movie, 2013)
···Machete Kills
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Sheriff Doakes)
(movie, 2013)
···See Girl Run
Genre: Romance
Role: Actor (as Marty)
(movie, 2013)
7.5Iron Man 3
Genre: Action, Adventure, Science Fiction
Role: Actor (as President Matthew Ellis)
(movie, 2013)
···Riddle
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Western Man · Jack Abel)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Gino Fish)
(movie, 2012)
6.3Man on a Ledge
Genre: Action, Thriller, Crime
Role: Actor (as Valet)
(movie, 2011)
···Restitution
Genre: Action, Crime, Mystery, Thriller, Romance
Role: Actor (as George Youngstown)
(movie, 2011)
···Jesse Stone: Innocents Lost
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Gino Fish)
(movie, 2011)
···Silent But Deadly
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Role: Actor (as Capper)
(movie, 2010)
···The Pacific
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, History, War
Role: Actor (as Lt. Col. Lewis "Chesty" Puller)
(movie, 2010)
···Jesse Stone: No Remorse
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Gino Fish)
(movie, 2009)
···Last Day of Summer
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Role: Actor (as Mr. Crolick)
(movie, 2009)
···The Hills Run Red
Genre: Horror
Role: Actor (as Wilson Wyler Concannon)
(movie, 2009)
···Jesse Stone: Thin Ice
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Gino Fish)
(movie, 2008)
···Eagle Eye
Genre: Mystery, Thriller, Action
Role: Actor (as Jerry's Dad)
(movie, 2007)
7.6The Mist
Genre: Horror, Science Fiction, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Jim)
(movie, 2007)
···August Rush
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Thomas Novacek)
(movie, 2006)
···Jimmy and Judy
Genre: Drama, Crime, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Uncle Rodney)
(movie, 2006)
···Mr. Gibb
Genre: Comedy
Role: Actor (as Phil Palmer)
(movie, 2005)
···DeVour
Genre: Horror
Role: Actor (as Ivan Reisz)
(movie, 2004)
···Kinsey
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Kenneth Braun)
(movie, 1999)
7.6The Green Mile
Genre: Fantasy, Drama, Crime
Role: Actor (as Klaus Detterick)
(movie, 1998)
···Disturbing Behavior
Genre: Horror, Science Fiction, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Newberry)
(movie, 1998)
···Reach the Rock
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Role: Actor (as Quinn)
(movie, 1997)
···RocketMan
Genre: Comedy, Family, Science Fiction
Role: Actor (as Wild Bill Overbeck)
(movie, 1996)
···Solo
Genre: Action, Adventure, Science Fiction, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Colonel Frank Madden · Improved Solo)
(movie, 1996)
···Bordello of Blood
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Role: Actor (as Mummy)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Frank Brayker)
(movie, 1994)
···Roadracers
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Sarge)
(movie, 1993)
···Freaked
Genre: Comedy
Role: Actor (as Dick Brian)
(movie, 1992)
···Trespass
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Don)
(movie, 1992)
···Two-Fisted Tales
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Mr. Rush (Presenter))
(movie, 1991)
···Rush
Genre: Crime, Drama
Role: Actor
(movie, 1991)
···Bill & Ted's Bogus Journey
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Science Fiction, Music
Role: Actor (as Grim Reaper)
(movie, 1990)
···The Hot Spot
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller, Romance
Role: Actor (as Frank Sutton)
(movie, 1990)
···Die Hard 2
Genre: Action, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Colonel Stuart)
(movie, 1990)
···Hard to Kill
Genre: Action, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Senator Vernon Trent)
(movie, 1987)
···Project X
Genre: Action, Comedy, Drama, Science Fiction
Role: Actor (as Dr. Carroll (as Bill Sadler))
(movie, 1987)
···Private Eye
Role: Actor (as Charlie Fontana)