William Fichtner

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Biography

  • Birth Name: William Edward Fichtner
  • Birth Place: East Meadow, NY
  • Date of Birth / Zodiac Sign: 11/27/1956, Sagittarius
  • Profession: Actor
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William Fichtner Fast Facts:
  • Studied at the American Academy of Dramatic Arts in New York.
  • Made his big-screen debut with a small role as a police officer in Spike Lee's Malcolm X (1992).
  • Trained at Fort Bragg in North Carolina to prepare for his role in 2002 war movie Black Hawk Down.
  • Did voice work on the video games Grand Theft Auto: Vice City, Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas and Wing Commander: Prophecy.
  • In 2011, became the first member inducted into the Buffalo Niagara Film Festival's Walk of Fame.
  • Is a race-car enthusiast; won 25th annual Toyota Pro/Celebrity Race for charity at the Toyota Grand Prix of Long Beach event in April 2011.
  • William Fichtner Relationships:
  • Kymberly Kalil - Wife
  • Margaret - Sister
  • Pamela - Sister
  • Patricia A. Steitz - Mother
  • Mary - Sister
  • Sam Fichtner - Son
  • Betsy Aidem - Ex-wife
  • Patricia Fichtner - Sister
  • William E. Fichtner - Father
  • William Fichtner Awards:
  • 2005 Screen Actors Guild Awards: Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture - Winner
  • College:
  • Attended State University of New York, Farmingdale, NY; State University of New York, Brockport, NY (BA in Criminal Justice, 1978)

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