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William Sadler

William Sadler is best recognized for his roles in The Shawshank Redemption, The Green Mile and Die Hard 2.

He is currently in Australia filming the HBO ten-part mini-series Pacific, in the role of highly decorated Col. Chesty Puller. Sadler will also be starring on screen in Frank Darabont's adaptation of the Stephen King novel The Mist, in theaters November 2007.

Sadler's impressive list of film credits include Bill Condon's Kinsey, with Liam Neeson, Rush, Hard to Kill, Bill and Ted's Bogus Journey, The Hot Spot, Rocket Man, Trespass, Disturbing Behavior, Witness Protection and Battle of Shaker Heights.

For television, he starred opposite Harvey Keitel in the ABC film Path To 911 and the critically acclaimed Fox series Wonder Falls. He played Jim Valenti on the series Roswell for three years and has guest starred in several episodes of Law and Order as well as C.S.I. Las Vegas, Medium, Numbers and Third Watch, to name only a few.

Sadler most recently reprised his role of the charming and dangerous Gino Fish in the latest of the Tom Selleck Jesse Stone series of telefilms, Thin Ice.

Note: This profile was written in or before 2008.
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William Sadler Facts

BirthdayApril 13, 1950 (71)
BirthplaceBuffalo, New York, USA

Selected Filmography

Iron Man 3
August Rush
The Shawshank Redemption
Eagle Eye
Jesse Stone: Innocents Lost
Jesse Stone: No Remorse
Jesse Stone: Sea Change
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