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Bill Paxton

Bill Paxton was born William Paxton on May 17, 1955 in Fort Worth, Texas. He is the son of Mary Lou (Gray) and John Lane Paxton, a businessman and actor (as John Paxton). Bill moved to Los Angeles, California at age 18, where he found work in the film industry as a set dresser for Roger Corman's New World Pictures. He made his film debut in the ...

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May 17, 1955 In Fort Worth, Texas, USA
Movie/TV Credits:
First Appeared:
In the movie Directors: James Cameron
Latest Project:
Series The Queen Latifah Show 2017-11-22

Nominated for 4 Golden Globes. Another 6 wins & 18 nominations.

Known For
Poster of Edge of Tomorrow
Poster of Titanic
Poster of Apollo 13
Poster of Aliens
Movie Warner Bros. 75th Anniversary: No Guts, No Glory Unknown 2018
Movie The WIN Awards 2006 Himself 2018
Movie Dr. Demento 20th Anniversary Collection Main Character 2018
Movie The Making of 'Frailty' Himself 2018
Movie The 21st Annual People's Choice Awards Unknown 2018
Movie Directors: James Cameron Himself 2018
Movie The Making of 'Alien 3' Himself 2018
Movie Pat Benatar: The Visual Music Collection Radio Operator 2018
Movie Pat Benatar: Hit Videos Radio Operator 2018
Movie New Order: Substance Unknown 2018
Movie Reflections on Titanic Himself 2017-09-03
Movie Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare - Exo Zombies Kahn 2017-11-15
Movie The Circle Vinnie 2017-04-28
Series Training Day Det. Frank Rourke 2017-02-02
Movie The 43rd Annual People's Choice Awards Himself 2017-01-18
Series The Queen Latifah Show Unknown 2017-11-22
Movie Mean Dreams Wayne Caraway 2017-03-17
Movie Term Life Joe Keenan 2016-04-29
Movie Life Briefly None 2016-12-03
Movie Tom Hanks: A League of His Own Himself 2016-10-14
Series Texas Rising Sam Houston 2015-05-25
Movie Texas Rising: Sam Houston - A Man of the Revolution Unknown 2015-09-01
Movie Pixies Eddie Beck 2015-06-05
Movie Texas Rising: General Santa Anna: Leading Mexico Himself 2015-09-01
Movie Texas Rising: Capturing the Revolution - Filming Texas Rising Unknown 2015-09-01
Movie The Gamechangers Jack Thompson 2015-09-15
Movie The 5th Annual Critics' Choice Television Awards Unknown 2015-05-31
Movie Nightcrawler Joe Loder 2014-10-31
Movie Million Dollar Arm Tom House 2014-05-16
Movie Edge of Tomorrow: Weapons of the Future Himself 2014-10-07
Movie Edge of Tomorrow: Storming the Beach Himself 2014-10-07
Movie A World on the 'Edge of Tomorrow' Himself 2014-10-07
Movie Edge of Tomorrow Master Sergeant Farell 2014-06-06
Movie 19th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards Unknown 2013-01-27
Movie 2 Guns Earl 2013-08-02
Movie Red Wing Jim Verret 2013-10-04
Movie The Colony Mason 2013-09-20
Series Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. Unknown 2013-09-24
Movie Head Smash: The Prequel Maurice 2013-07-21
Movie 2 Guns: Boston Premiere Documentary Himself 2013-12-19
Movie Rumble on the Lot: Walter Hill's Streets of Fire Revisited Unknown 2013-11-08
Movie Nerdist Presents: A Conversation with... Bill Paxton Himself - Guest 2013-10-16
Series Movie Guide Unknown 2013-04-11
Movie JFK: The Final Hours Narrator 2013-11-08
Movie Parkland Unknown 2013-10-02
Movie Sky Soldier Narrator 2012-05-28
Series Hatfields & McCoys Randall McCoy 2012-05-28
Series Larry King Now Unknown 2012-07-17
Movie Shanghai Calling Unknown 2012
Movie Titanic: 100 Years On Himself 2012-03-01
Movie Haywire Unknown 2012-01-20
Movie Tattoo Unknown 2011-04-11
Series Curiosity Unknown 2011-08-07
Series America in Primetime Himself / ... 2011-10-30
Movie Tornado Alley Himself - Narrator 2011-03-10
Series Who Do You Think You Are? Unknown 2010-03-05
Series Overheard Unknown 2010-10-21
Movie Carried Away Unknown 2010-11-01
Movie The Making of 'Tombstone' Himself / Morgan Earp 2010-05-28
Movie 8th Annual Visual Effects Society Awards Himself 2010-03-05
Movie The 67th Annual Golden Globe Awards Unknown 2010-01-17
Series 5 Things I Learned Today Unknown 2010
Movie Saturday Night Live: Just Shorts Unknown 2009-05-17
Series Late Night with Jimmy Fallon Unknown 2009-03-02
Series The Jay Leno Show Unknown 2009-09-14
Movie His Highness Hollywood Himself 2008-09-20
Movie Sexo en serie Unknown 2008-08-02
Series Séries express Unknown 2008-04-17
Movie Reinventando Hollywood Unknown 2008-01-08
Series Big Love: In the Beginning Bill Henrickson 2007-06-04
Movie The 64th Annual Golden Globe Awards Unknown 2007-01-15
Series Nostalgia Critic Unknown 2007-07-01
Movie The Good Life Robbie 2007-01-20
Series Cinemassacre's Monster Madness Unknown 2007-10-01
Movie Do You Sleep in the Nude? None 2007-10-16
Series Rachael Ray Unknown 2006-09-18
Movie Haven Carl Ridley 2006-10-14
Series Big Love Bill Henrickson 2006-03-12
Series Secret's Out Unknown 2006-09-01
Movie Boffo! Tinseltown's Bombs and Blockbusters Unknown 2006-06-13
Movie The Greatest Game Ever Played Unknown 2005-09-30
Movie Magnificent Desolation: Walking on the Moon 3D Unknown 2005-09-23
Series Made in Hollywood Unknown 2005-09-30
Movie The Hunters and the Hunted: The Making of 'Predator 2' Himself 2005-01-25
Movie The Predator 2: International Himself 2005-01-25
Movie The Predator Goes to Town Himself 2005-01-25
Movie Derailroaded Unknown 2005-03-01
Movie Thunderbirds Jeff Tracy 2004-07-30
Series Anatomy of a Scene Unknown 2004
Series Larry King Live Unknown 2004
Movie No Strings Attached: The Making of Thunderbirds Himself 2004-07-24
Series Live! with Kelly Unknown 2004
Movie Club Dread Unknown 2004-02-27
Series Tavis Smiley Unknown 2004-01-05
Movie Spy Kids 3: Game Over Unknown 2003-07-25
Movie Ghosts of the Abyss Himself 2003-04-18
Movie The University Greys: From Students to Soldiers Unknown 2003
Series Shootout Unknown 2003-10-12
Movie Superior Firepower: The Making of 'Aliens' Unknown 2003-12-02
Movie Resistance Maj. Theodore 'Ted' Brice 2003-06-12
Movie Pat Benatar: Choice Cuts - The Complete Video Collection Unknown 2003-09-19
Movie Frailty Dad Meiks 2002-04-12
Movie Living in Darkness Himself 2002-09-10
Movie Spy Kids 2: Island of Lost Dreams Unknown 2002-08-07
Series The Rosie O'Donnell Show Unknown 2002
Series Festival Pass with Chris Gore Unknown 2002
Movie The 58th Annual Golden Globe Awards Unknown 2001-01-21
Movie Breaking the Silence: The Making of 'Hannibal' Unknown 2001-08-21
Movie The 2001 IFP/West Independent Spirit Awards Unknown 2001-03-24
Movie Vertical Limit Elliot Vaughn 2000-12-08
Movie Anatomy of a 'Twister' Himself 2000-06-06
Movie U-571 Lt. Cmdr. Mike Dahlgren 2000-04-21
Movie A Simple Plan Hank 1999-01-22
Movie Hate* (*a comedy) Unknown 1999
Movie The 56th Annual Golden Globe Awards Unknown 1999-01-28
Movie Trap Unknown 1998-09-14
Movie Mighty Joe Young Gregg O'Hara 1998-12-25
Movie A Bright Shining Lie John Paul Vann 1998-05-30
Movie Twister: Ride It Out Himself 1998-05-04
Movie Traveller Bokky 1997-04-18
Series The View Unknown 1997-08-11
Movie Titanic Brock Lovett 1997-12-19
Movie Lost Moon: The Triumph of Apollo 13 Himself 1996-07-16
Movie The Last Supper Zachary Cody 1996-04-05
Movie The Evening Star Jerry Bruckner 1996-12-25
Series E! True Hollywood Story Unknown 1996-11-22
Movie Twister Bill Harding 1996-05-10
Movie The 22nd Annual People's Choice Awards Unknown 1996-03-10
Series Modern Marvels Unknown 1995-01-01
Movie Apollo 13 Fred Haise 1995-06-30
Movie Frank & Jesse Frank James 1995-04-22
Movie The Annual 1995 ShoWest Awards Unknown 1995-09-07
Movie Monolith Tucker 1995-03-22
Movie 100 Years of the Hollywood Western Unknown 1994-08-10
Movie True Lies Simon 1994-07-15
Movie The Making of 'True Lies' Himself 1994-07-01
Series Joe Bob's Drive-In Theater Unknown 1994
Movie The 9th Annual IFP/West Independent Spirit Awards Himself 1994-03-19
Series HBO First Look Unknown 1994-03-01
Movie Future Shock Unknown 1994-01-19
Series Good Morning, Texas Unknown 1994-09-12
Series Frasier Unknown 1993-09-16
Series Late Night with Conan O'Brien Unknown 1993-09-13
Movie Tombstone Morgan Earp 1993-12-25
Series Showbiz Today Unknown 1993
Series Late Show with David Letterman Unknown 1993-08-30
Movie Boxing Helena Ray O'Malley 1993-09-03
Movie Indian Summer Jack Belston 1993-04-23
Movie The Making of 'Trespass' Vince 1992-12-15
Movie Trespass Vince 1992-12-25
Series Gomorron Unknown 1992-09-14
Series The Tonight Show with Jay Leno Unknown 1992-05-25
Movie One False Move Dale 'Hurricane' Dixon 1992-05-08
Movie The Vagrant Graham Krakowski 1992-05-15
Series Charlie Rose Unknown 1991-09-30
Movie The Dark Backward Gus 1991-03-09
Movie Back to Back Bo Brand 1990-06-13
Movie The Last of the Finest Howard 'Hojo' Jones 1990-03-09
Series The Howard Stern Show Unknown 1990-07-01
Movie Navy Seals Dane 1990-07-20
Movie Predator 2 Jerry Lambert 1990-11-21
Movie Brain Dead Jim Reston 1990-01-19
Movie Slipstream Matt Owens 1989-06-02
Movie Next of Kin Gerald Gates 1989-10-20
Movie The Roommate None 1989-09-18
Series Tales from the Crypt Unknown 1989-06-10
Movie Reckless and in Love Bobo 1988-08-18
Movie Near Dark Severen 1988-09-06
Series American Experience Unknown 1988-10-04
Movie Martini Ranch: How Can the Laboring Man Find Time for Self-Culture Himself 1988-11-11
Movie Pass the Ammo Jesse Wilkes 1988-03-04
Movie You Can't Hurry Love Unknown 1988-01-20
Movie Martini Ranch: Reach The Outlaw 1988-01-16
Series Biography Unknown 1987-04-06
Movie Flicks Unknown 1987-01-01
Series Fresno Billy Joe Bobb 1986-11-16
Series The Oprah Winfrey Show Unknown 1986-09-08
Movie Aliens Private Hudson 1986-07-18
Movie Commando Unknown 1985-10-04
Movie An Early Frost Bob Maracek 1985-11-11
Movie Weird Science Chet Donnelly 1985-08-02
Series The Atlanta Child Murders Campbell 1985-02-10
Movie Streets of Fire Clyde the Bartender 1984-06-01
Series Miami Vice Unknown 1984-09-16
Movie Impulse Eddie 1984-09-28
Movie The Terminator Punk Leader 1984-10-26
Movie The Making of 'Terminator' Unknown 1984
Movie Mortuary Paul Andrews 1983-09-02
Movie Deadly Lessons Eddie Fox 1983-03-07
Movie Barnes & Barnes: Soak It Up Himself 1983-08-11
Movie The Lords of Discipline Gilbreath 1983-02-18
Movie Great Day Rudy 1983-10-04
Series Deadly Nightmares Unknown 1983-11-23
Movie Taking Tiger Mountain Billy Hampton 1982-09-01
Movie Butcher, Baker, Nightmare Maker Eddie 1982-02-01
Series Entertainment Tonight Unknown 1981-09-14
Movie Galaxy of Terror Unknown 1981-10-01
Movie Barnes & Barnes: Love Tap The Man 1981-11-10
Series McClain's Law Unknown 1981-11-20
Movie Stripes Unknown 1981-06-26
Movie Barnes & Barnes: Fish Heads Himself 1980-12-06
Series The Six O'Clock Follies Unknown 1980-04-24
Movie Barnes & Barnes: Fish Heads Main Character 1980-09-13
Movie The Egyptian Princess, an Unfolding Fantasy The Man 1977-06-07
Movie Death Game Unknown 1977-05-01
Movie Eat My Dust Unknown 1976-04-01
Movie Crazy Mama Unknown 1975-06-01
Movie Beach Blanket Bango Unknown 1975-10-11
Series Saturday Night Live Unknown 1975-10-11
Series Good Morning America Unknown 1975-01-06
Movie Big Bad Mama Unknown 1975-11-23
Series Today Unknown 1952-01-14