William Sadler Biography

Birthday: 1950-04-13
Place of Birth: Buffalo, New York USA
Height: 5' 8" (1.73 m) Mini Biography Will
Wiki Biography: William Sadler began his acting career in New York theatres, appearing in more than 75 productions in just 12 years. His final role was as Sgt. Toomey in the Tony winning show "Biloxi Blues". He is best remembered for his roles in Die Hard 2 (1990) and The Shawshank Redemption (1994). He is also a television star, appearing in such sitcoms as "Roseanne" (1988) and "Murphy Brown" (1988) and such movies-of-the weeks as Charlie and the Great Balloon Chase (1981) (TV). Sadler is currently starring on the WB's weekly dramatic series "Roswell" (1999), in the role of Sheriff Jim Valenti.

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TV Title Appeared As Year Genre
Assaulted Nuts 1985 Comedy
Private Eye Lieutenant Charlie Fontana 1987 Drama
Cadets Colonel Tom Sturdivant 1988 - 1988
Rocket Man 1997 Comedy
Roswell Sheriff Jim Valenti 2001 - 2002 Drama
Wonderfalls Darrin Tyler 2004 Comedy
Traveler Carlton Fog 2007 - 2007
Rush 2008
Surviving the Cut Himself - Announcer 2010
Wake Brothers Salesman Don 2012 Reality Tv
Onion News Empire Ed Musgrove 2013 Comedy
Movies Title Appeared As Year Genre
Project X Dr. Carroll 1987 Comedy, Drama
Die Hard 2 Col. Stuart 1990 Game Show
Hard to Kill Senator Vernon Trent 1990 Action, Drama, Crime
The Hot Spot Frank Sutton 1990 Crime, Drama, Romance
Rush 1991 Comedy
Trespass Don 1992 Action, Thriller
Roadracers 1994 Action, Drama
The Shawshank Redemption Heywood 1994 Crime, Drama
Tales from the Crypt: Demon Knight Brayker 1995 Comedy, Horror, Thriller
Freaked Dick Brian 1995 Comedy, Sci Fi
Bordello of Blood 1996 Horror, Comedy
Rocket Man 1997 Comedy, Family, Romance
Disturbing Behavior Dorian Newberry 1998 Game Show, Reality Tv, Sport
Ambushed Jim Natter 1998 Action, Thriller
Reach the Rock 1998 Comedy, Drama
Roswell Sheriff Jim Valenti 1999 Drama, Mystery, Romance
Witness Protection 1999 Crime, Drama
Stealth Fighter Adm. Frank Peterson 2000 Action, Drama
Skippy Ringo 2001 Romance, Family, Comedy
The Battle of Shaker Heights 2003 0, 0
Kinsey 2004
Unspoken Dad 2005 Drama
Confess Senator Lambert 2005 0, 0
Devour 2005 Horror
Mr. Gibb Phil Palmer 2006 Comedy
The Good Student 2006
Premium Cole Carter 2006 Comedy, Drama, Romance
The Path to 9/11 2006 Drama, History
Jimmy and Judy 2006
A New Wave Mr. Dewitt 2007 Action, Crime
August Rush 2007 Drama, Music, Romance
The Mist Jim 2007 Horror, Sci Fi, Thriller
Eagle Eye Jerry's Dad 2008 Action, Mystery, Thriller
Last Day of Summer Mr. Crolick 2009 Comedy, Drama
Mineville Tom O'Roarke 2010 Drama
Red & Blue Marbles John 2011
Future Weather Ed 2012 Drama
The Suspect Sheriff Dixon 2013 Thriller
Iron Man 3 President Ellis 2013 0, Sport
See Girl Run Marty 2013 Biography
Riddle Western Man / Jack Abel 2013 Thriller
Greetings from Tim Buckley Lee Underwood 2013 Drama
Silent But Deadly Capper 2013 Comedy, Horror
Machete Kills Sheriff Doakes 2013 Action, Crime, Thriller
East of Acadia Cyrus Gast 2013 Thriller
Carry Me Home Plimpton 2014 Drama, Family, Music
The Historian Valerian Hadley 2014 Drama
Ava's Possessions Bernard 2015 Game Show, Reality Tv
Rocketman 2019 0