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William H. Macy

1950-03-13 Miami, Florida, USA

Image of William H. Macy


An American actor and writer. He was nominated for an Academy Award for his role as Jerry Lundegaard in Fargo. He is also a teacher and director in theater, film and television. His film career has been built mostly on his appearances in small, independent films, though he has appeared in summer action films as well. Macy has described his screen persona as "sort of a Middle American, WASPy, Lutheran kind of guy... Everyman". He has won two Emmy Awards and a Screen Actors Guild Award, being nominated for nine Emmy Awards and seven Screen Actors Guild Awards in total. He is also a three-time Golden Globe Award nominee.


Kingdom of the Planet of the Apes 2024-05-08
Ricky Stanicky 2024-03-07
Maybe I Do Sam 2023-01-27
Krystal Wyatt 2018-04-13
Lady Luck: The Making of The Cooler Self 2018-12-24
Blood Father Kirby Curtis 2016-08-11
Stealing Cars Philip Wyatt 2016-04-05
Walter Dr. Corman 2015-03-13
Dial a Prayer Bill 2015-04-07
Room Robert Newsome 2015-10-16
Cake Leonard 2014-09-07
Rudderless Trill 2014-10-17
Two-Bit Waltz Carl 2014-11-21
Psychos Det. Milton Arbogast 2014-02-24
A Single Shot Pitt 2013-09-19
Trust Me Gary 2013-04-20
Citizen Hearst Narrator 2013-03-14
The Sessions Father Brendan 2012-05-02
Curious George: Saves the Day The Narrator (voice) 2012-02-07
Return to Jurassic Park Self 2011-02-05
The Lincoln Lawyer Frank Levin 2011-03-17
Portraits in Dramatic Time 2011-07-05
Dirty Girl Ray 2010-09-12
Marmaduke Don Twombly 2010-06-03
Shorts Dr. Noseworthy 2009-08-21
The Maiden Heist George McLendon 2009-05-09
Heath Ledger: A Tribute Self 2009-06-01
The Tale of Despereaux Lester (voice) 2008-12-18
The Deal Charlie Berns 2008-11-20
Bart Got a Room Ernie Stein 2008-04-25
He Was a Quiet Man Gene Shelby 2007-11-23
Wild Hogs Dudley Frank 2007-03-02
Curious George: Rocket Ride and Other Adventures 2007-05-15
Lynch 2 Self 2007-08-14
Unfiltered Comedy: The Making of 'Thank You For Smoking' Himself 2006-10-03
Doogal Brian (voice) 2006-02-24
Bobby Paul Ebbers 2006-09-05
Inland Empire Announcer 2006-12-06
Everyone's Hero Lefty Maginnis (voice) 2006-08-04
Choose Your Own Adventure - The Abominable Snowman Rudyard North (voice) 2006-07-25
Thank You for Smoking Senator Ortolan Finistirre 2005-09-09
In Enemy Hands Nathan Travers 2005-04-15
Edmond Edmond 2005-08-31
Sahara Admiral Jim Sandecker 2005-04-06
Cellular Sgt. Bob Mooney 2004-09-06
The Wool Cap Gigot 2004-11-20
Spartan Stoddard 2004-03-12
Reversible Errors Arthur Raven 2004-05-23
Seabiscuit Tick Tock McGlaughlin 2003-07-22
Out of Order Steven 2003-06-01
The Cooler Bernie Lootz 2003-11-26
Minnesota Nice Self 2003-04-01
Easy Riders, Raging Bulls: How the Sex, Drugs and Rock 'n' Roll Generation Saved Hollywood Narrator (voice) 2003-03-09
Stealing Sinatra John Irwin 2003-01-24
Welcome to Collinwood Riley 2002-05-24
It's a Very Merry Muppet Christmas Movie Glenn 2002-11-29
Door to Door Bill Porter 2002-07-14
The Making Of 'Jurassic Park III' Self 2001-12-11
Focus Lawrence 'Larry' Newman 2001-10-19
Jurassic Park III Paul Kirby 2001-07-18
State and Main Walt Price 2000-08-26
Psycho Path Self - Actor / Milton Arbogast 2000-02-10
Panic Alex 2000-12-01
That Moment: Magnolia Diary Self 2000-01-01
The Night of the Headless Horseman Ichabod Crane 1999-10-28
A Slight Case of Murder Terry Thorpe 1999-09-19
Magnolia Quiz Kid Donnie Smith 1999-12-10
Happy, Texas Sheriff Chappy Dent 1999-12-03
Mystery Men Shoveler 1999-08-06
Batman Beyond: Tech Wars / Disappearing Inque Aaron Herbst 1999-05-08
A Civil Action James Gordon 1998-12-25
Psycho Milton Arbogast 1998-12-04
The Secret of NIMH 2: Timmy to the Rescue Justin (voice) 1998-12-22
Macy On Mamet 1998-01-01
The Con Bobby 1998-03-04
Pleasantville George Parker 1998-09-17
Jerry and Tom Karl 1998-12-04
Colin Fitz Mr. O'Day 1997-01-19
Boogie Nights Little Bill 1997-10-07
Wag the Dog CIA Agent Charles Young 1997-12-25
Air Force One Major Caldwell 1997-07-25
Fargo Jerry Lundegaard 1996-03-08
Hit Me Policeman 1996-09-09
Ghosts of Mississippi Charlie Crisco 1996-12-20
Down Periscope Captain Knox 1996-03-01
Andersonville Col. Chandler 1996-03-03
The Writing on the Wall Petrocelli 1996-07-21
Tall Tale Railroad Magnate 1995-03-24
Roommates Doctor (uncredited) 1995-03-03
Above Suspicion Pros. Atty. Schultz 1995-05-21
Murder in the First Bill McNeill 1995-01-20
In the Shadow of Evil Dr. Frank Teague 1995-02-07
Mr. Holland's Opus Vice Principal Gene Wolters 1995-12-29
Evolver Evolver (voice) 1995-02-10
Oleanna John 1994-11-04
The Client Dr. Greenway 1994-07-20
Dead on Sight Steven Meeker 1994-10-12
Being Human Boris 1994-05-06
Searching for Bobby Fischer Tunafish Father 1993-08-13
Benny & Joon Randy Burch 1993-04-16
Twenty Bucks Property Clerk 1993-10-21
The Heart of Justice Booth 1992-10-14
The Water Engine Charles Lang 1992-08-24
In the Line of Duty: Siege at Marion Ray Daniels 1992-02-10
A Murderous Affair: The Carolyn Warmus Story Sean Hammel 1992-09-13
A Private Matter Psychiatrist 1992-06-20
Shadows and Fog Cop 1991-12-05
Barton Fink Navy Sailor (uncredited) 1991-08-01
Homicide Tim Sullivan 1991-05-28
Things Change Billy Drake 1988-10-21
Lip Service Farmer 1988-10-17
House of Games Sgt. John Moran 1987-10-11
Radio Days Radio Voice (voice) 1987-01-30
The Last Dragon J.J. 1985-03-22
The Boy Who Loved Trolls Socrates 1984-10-29
The Dining Room Various 1984-10-19
Without a Trace Reporter 1983-02-04
The Cradle Will Fall Ben Duffy 1983-05-24
WarGames NORAD Officer (uncredited) 1983-06-03
Somewhere in Time Critic 1980-10-02
Foolin' Around Bronski 1980-10-17
Mystery Man Shoveler
On Fire