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Birth Name: William Archibald Paxton

Born: 17 May 1955 Died: 25 February 2017

Country of origin: United States

Height: 5' 11"

Relationship Status: Married

Partner: Louise Newbury


Lists

78 votes
Underrated and Overlooked (29 items)
list by Michael S
Published 6 years, 10 months ago 25 comments
64 votes
Gone, but not forgotten (1042 items)
list by Agent Kermit D. Fonz
Published 1 year, 4 months ago 8 comments
58 votes
Men with Weapons (updated - 18th April 2016) (325 items)
list by Rachel
Published 9 years, 6 months ago 9 comments
49 votes
Actors that directed (at least) one movie : (92 items)
list by A.M.A
Published 7 years, 7 months ago 1 comment
45 votes
My Favorite Under-Appreciated Actors (26 items)
list by Joseph Grey
Published 7 years, 6 months ago 7 comments

Bill Paxton Videos



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Description: Bill moved to Los Angeles at 18 where he found work in the film industry as a set dresser for Roger Corman's New World Pictures. He made his film debut in the Corman film Crazy Mama (1975) directed by Jonathan Demme. Moving to New York, he studied acting under Stella Adler at New York University. After landing a small role in Stripes (1981), Bill found steady work in low-budget films and TV. He also directed, wrote and produced award-winning short films including _Fish Heads (1982)_ which aired on "Saturday Night Live" (1975). His first appearance in a James Cameron film was a small role in The Terminator (1984) follow ... (more)
Tags: Actor (19), American (9), Born 1955 (5), Died 2017 (4), Male (4), Straight (3), Tall (2), Severen (2), Director (2), Near Dark (2), Deceased (2), Handsome (2), Charming (2), Beautiful (2), Gone Too Soon (2), IT'S FINGER LICKIN' GOOD! (1), Vampire (1), Texan (1), Agents Of S.H.I.E.L.D. (1)
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Movies

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Top rated
Most recent
1. Titanic (1997)
Rating:
7.1
8965 Watched
2. The Terminator (1984)
Rating:
7.4
5092 Watched
3. Aliens (1986)
Rating:
7.9
3106 Watched
4. Apollo 13 (1995)
Rating:
7
2656 Watched
5. Twister (1996)
Rating:
5.9
2448 Watched




TV

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1. Frasier (1993)
Rating:
6.7
1419 Watched
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7.4
1073 Watched
Rating:
7.2
604 Watched
Rating:
7.1
527 Watched
Rating:
5.2
452 Watched




TV directed by

Rating:
7.4
1073 Watched




Movies directed by

1. Frailty (2002)
Rating:
6.9
520 Watched
Rating:
7
119 Watched




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The Shape of Water (1997) (7 movies items)

"Colonel Richard Strickland!"


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"Shocker"


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They portrayed real people on screen... (117 person items)

"Played Fred Haise in Apollo 13 (1995, dir: Ron Howard) Paxton Fred Haise"


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Gone, but not forgotten (1042 person items)
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My Favorite Performances - 1987 (30 person items)

" as Severen in Near Dark"


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True Grit (2000) (7 movies items)

"Tom Chaney!"


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"Deputy Wendell!"


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Celebrities I Miss (R.I.P.) (31 person items)

" 2/26/2017"


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In Memoriam 2017 (128 person items)

"Sunset: February 25, 2017 (Age: 61) Cause of Death: Complications from Surgery Claim to Fame: American Actor, best known for Movie "Twister""


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R.I.P, Legend. (168 person items)

"May 17th,1955 - February 25,2017"


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Rest in Peace (119 person items)
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Rest in Peace (402 person items)
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Animal Farm Dream Cast (12 movies items)