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Bill Hader

1978-06-07 Tulsa, Oklahoma, USA

Image of Bill Hader


William Thomas Hader Jr. (born June 7, 1978) is an American actor, comedian, writer, producer, and director. He is the creator, producer, writer, occasional director, and star of the HBO dark comedy series Barry (2018–present), for which he has been nominated for eight Emmy Awards, winning two. Hader's initial success was for his eight-year stint (2005–2013) as a cast member on the long-running NBC variety series Saturday Night Live, for which he received four Primetime Emmy Award nominations and a Peabody Award. He became known for his impressions and especially for his work on the Weekend Update segments, in which he played Stefon Meyers, a flamboyant New York tour guide who recommends unusual nightclubs and parties with bizarre characters with unusual tastes. He is also the star and producer of the IFC mockumentary comedy series Documentary Now! (2015–present) which he co-created along with Fred Armisen and Seth Meyers. Hader has had supporting roles in the films Hot Rod (2007), Superbad (2007), Tropic Thunder (2008), Forgetting Sarah Marshall (2008), Night at the Museum: Battle of the Smithsonian, Adventureland (both 2009), Paul (2011), and Men in Black 3 (2012), as well as leading roles in The Skeleton Twins (2014), Trainwreck (2015), and as an adult Richie Tozier in It Chapter Two (2019). He has also voiced leading and supporting characters in animated films such as the Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs franchise (2009–2013), Turbo (2013), Monsters University (2013), Inside Out (2015), Finding Dory (2016), The Angry Birds Movie (2016) and its sequel (2019), Sausage Party (2016), Ralph Breaks the Internet (2018) and The Addams Family 2 (2021).


Lightyear Featheringhamstan (voice) 2022-06-15
The Addams Family 2 Cyrus Strange (voice) 2021-10-01
Celebrity Escape Room Self 2020-05-21
Noelle Nick Kringle 2020-11-20
Belushi John Belushi (voice) 2020-10-14
It Chapter Two Richie Tozier 2019-09-04
Toy Story 4 Axel the Carnie (voice) 2019-06-19
At the Video Store Self 2019-10-11
The Angry Birds Movie 2 Leonard (voice) 2019-08-02
The Summers of IT: Chapter One Self 2019-12-10
The Summers of IT: Chapter Two Self 2019-12-10
HBO’s Barry: A conversation with Bill Hader and John Mulaney Self 2019-05-12
The Great Buster: A Celebration Self 2018-10-05
Ralph Breaks the Internet J.P. Spamley (uncredited voice) 2018-11-20
Love, Gilda Self 2018-04-18
David Letterman: The Kennedy Center Mark Twain Prize Himself 2017-10-22
The Power of the Present 2017-06-27
Power Rangers Alpha 5 (voice) 2017-03-23
Too Funny to Fail: The Life & Death of The Dana Carvey Show Self 2017-10-20
Finding Dory Husband Fish (Stan) (voice) 2016-06-16
Sausage Party Firewater / Tequila / El Guaco (voice) 2016-07-11
The BFG Bloodbottler 2016-06-01
The Angry Birds Movie Leonard (voice) 2016-05-11
Popstar: Never Stop Never Stopping Zippy 2016-06-03
Maggie's Plan Tony 2016-04-27
Bill Murray: The Kennedy Center Mark Twain Prize Self 2016-10-28
Neil Gaiman: Dream Dangerously Self 2016-07-08
Riley's First Date? Fear / Jordan's Joy (voice) 2015-11-03
Accidental Love Doctor Turnstall 2015-02-10
Trainwreck Aaron Conners 2015-07-17
Inside Out Fear (voice) 2015-06-09
Beaver Trilogy Part IV Narrator 2015-01-23
Star Wars: The Force Awakens BB-8 (voice) 2015-12-15
Mind Candy Fear (voice) 2015-11-03
Steve's First Bath Flint Lockwood (voice) 2014-01-28
The Disappearance of Eleanor Rigby: Them Stuart 2014-05-14
The Disappearance of Eleanor Rigby: Her Stuart 2014-10-10
The Disappearance of Eleanor Rigby: Him Stuart 2014-10-10
Attack of the 50-foot Gummi Bear Flint Lockwood (voice) 2014-01-28
They Came Together Kyle 2014-06-27
22 Jump Street Culinary School Villain (uncredited) 2014-06-05
The Skeleton Twins Milo Dean 2014-06-05
Comedy Central Roast of James Franco Self 2013-09-02
Clear History Rags 2013-08-10
Turbo Guy Gagné (voice) 2013-07-11
Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs 2 Flint Lockwood (voice) 2013-09-26
Her Chat Room Friend #2 (voice) 2013-12-18
Star Trek Into Darkness Additional Voices (voice) 2013-05-05
Monsters University Referee (voice) 2013-06-19
The To Do List Willy Mclean 2013-07-24
Here Comes the Night Time Captain Bill the Astronaut 2013-09-29
Nantucket Film Festival's Comedy Roundtable Self - Host 2012-09-27
The Secret Policeman's Ball Self 2012-03-04
This Is 40 Desi's Store Pickup (uncredited) 2012-12-20
Escape from Planet Earth Announcer (Voice) (uncredited) 2012-12-27
Men in Black 3 Andy Warhol 2012-05-23
Hoodwinked Too! Hood VS. Evil Hansel (voice) 2011-04-29
Paul Haggard 2011-02-14
6 Days to Air: The Making of South Park Self 2011-10-09
Saturday Night Live Backstage Self / Stefon 2011-02-20
Scott Pilgrim vs. the World The Voice (voice) 2010-08-12
Saturday Night Self 2010-05-02
The Women of SNL Various (archive footage) 2010-11-01
Freaknik: The Musical Tad (voice) 2010-03-05
Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs Flint Lockwood / FLDSMDFR (voice) 2009-09-17
Adventureland Bobby 2009-04-03
Ice Age: Dawn of the Dinosaurs Gazelle (voice) 2009-06-26
Saturday Night Live: The Best of Amy Poehler Various (archive footage) 2009-04-18
Year One Shaman 2009-06-18
Night at the Museum: Battle of the Smithsonian George Armstrong Custer 2009-05-20
Tropic Thunder: Rain of Madness Rob Slolom 2008-08-26
Tropic Thunder Rob Slolom 2008-08-09
Forgetting Sarah Marshall Brian Bretter 2008-04-17
Pineapple Express Private Miller 2008-08-06
Superbad Officer Slater 2007-03-20
Purple Violets Bill - Bookstore Fan 2007-04-30
Hot Rod Dave 2007-08-03
Knocked Up Brent 2007-06-01
The Brothers Solomon Recumbent Biker 2007-09-07
Doogal Soldier Sam (voice) 2006-02-24
You, Me and Dupree Mark 2006-07-13
Saturday Night Live: The Best of Saturday TV Funhouse Self 2006-04-29
Sounds Good to Me: Remastering 'The Sting' Barnaby G. Price 2004-08-01
Collateral Damage Pilot (deleted scene) 2002-02-06
WWE Talk: Live Event Premiere '06-07' The Driver (uncredited) 1976-07-04
Empress of Serenity