William Forsythe

  • Birth Name: William Bill Forsythe
  • Birth Place: Brooklyn, New York, United States
  • Profession: Actor

Fast Facts

  • Began acting in local productions in his early teens, eventually landing roles on and off-Broadway.
  • Studied acting at the Beverly Hills Playhouse.
  • Was nominated for a Best Supporting Actor Independent Spirit award for his performance in The Waterdance (1992).
  • Tapped to portray Philadelphia gangster Manny Horvitz in a recurring role on HBO's Boardwalk Empire in 2011.


  • 1993, Independent Spirit Awards — Best Supporting Male: Nominee


  • Rebecca — Daughter
  • Chloe Merritt — Daughter
  • Melody Munyan — Ex-wife
  • Angelica — Daughter