Bill McAdams Jr. Biography

Birthday: 1969-10-28
Place of Birth: Georgetown, Washington, District of Columbia, USA
Height: 5' 11" (1.80 m)
Wiki Biography: Born and raised in Virginia, Bill graduated from The Catholic University of America in 1994 with a double major in theatre arts and philosophy. Bill was playing collegiate baseball when he got his first film experience appearing as a utility baseball player in Major League II. Bill doubled Matt Damon in The Rainmaker...His Relationship with Matt Damon lead to a three year stint as his Photo-double/Standin on the Academy award winning film, Good will Hunting and The Rainmaker, Rounders, and Dogma. His experience with Matt Damon enabled him to watch the work of Academy Award winning actors, cinematographers and directors. During this time he was able to learn by observation, gaining hands on experience by observing some of Hollywood's greats. Shortly there after, Bill worked on Amistad with Steven Spielberg and with David Lynch on Lost Highway and Mulholland Drive. Once he landed the Visual effect role of the invisible man in the Academy Award nominated Hollow Man starring Kevin Bacon, and directed by Paul Verhoeven, he realized his future was behind the camera.He took a job as a key production assistant under Producer Louis D'Esposito on the films SWAT, The 6th day, Stuart little 2, The Glass House, Sweet Home Alabama. Bill also worked as a Producer's assistant Not Another Teen Movie and Daredevil.Realizing his skills behind the camera, Bill has found a love for filmmaking as a whole. He directed and produced music videos, working with the 1980's band RATT and composer BT.Bill has also directed the short film's Time, Fountain X, Banana Bread (official selection: Gloria Film Festival. Park City Utah) and a sci-fi zombie pilot, Aftermath (Executive Produced by Rob Minkoff, Director of The Lion King, Forbidden Kingdom).Bill's action thriller and feature directorial debut, "A Lure: Teen Fight Club" was picked up for distribution by Entertainment 7 and Osiris. His adaptation of best selling novel Gideon's Gift is in production with JMAC Entertainment. Bill just wrapped the feature film he wrote and directed titled Money Shot with Jason Mewes, Al Snow and Josh Hammond. Bill produced thriller "House Across The Street" starring Eric Roberts, Jessica Sonneborn, Alex Rocco, Ethan Embry and Courtney Gains. Bill is in prep on his drama Gallows Road. He currently lives in Redondo Beach, Ca.

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Filmography

Movies Title Appeared As Year Genre
Repo Journalist 2010 Comedy, Drama
Money Shot Billy Sham 2012
Crimson Saints Elvin Miller 2013 Action, Crime, Horror
Five O'clock Comes Early Jack 2014 Drama