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Mitchel Air Force Base, New York USA
Claim to Fame
Crash, Sheriff Tom Underlay on Invasion, Alexander Mahone on Prison Break
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Fichtner was born in East Meadow, New York, and raised in Cheektowaga, New York, where he graduated from Maryvale High School. He is the son of Patricia and William E. Fichtner. He has German ancestry. His sister is a Colonel in the USAF and his nephew was a member of Sleepaway. After graduating from Farmingdale State University with a Bachelor of Arts degree in criminal justice in 1978, Fichtner decided to study at the American Academy of Dramatic Arts in New York. On 18 May 2008, Fichtner was awarded an Honorary Doctorate of Humane Letters by his alma mater Farmingdale State College. Fichtner began his acting career as Josh Snyder in As the World Turns in 1987. Fichtner`s film credits include Contact, Heat, Armageddon, Go, Equilibrium, Black Hawk Down, The Perfect Storm, The Longest Yard, Crash, Ultraviolet, and The Dark Knight. Mainly a character actor, one of Fichtner`s few leading roles is in Passion of Mind, also starring Demi Moore and Stellan Skarsgård. For his role in Crash he won a Screen Actors Guild Outstanding Performance Award and a "Best Acting Ensemble" Award from Broadcast Film Critics Choice.
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Maryvale High School
Farmingdale State College, SUNY Brockport
Full Name at Birth
William Edward Fichtner
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Mary, Margaret, Pamela, Patricia
William Edward Fichtner, Jr. (born November 27, 1956) is an American actor. He has appeared in a number of notable films and TV series. He is known for his roles as Sheriff Tom Underlay in the cult favorite television series Invasion, Alexander Mahone on Prison Break, The Lone Ranger and Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles.
Talent Agency (e.g. Modelling)
Artist and Brand Management, William Morris Endeavor
TV commercials for Time Warner Cable (voice) (2000), Print advertisement for Gap (2002), (1992) TV commercial for the Isuzu Trooper S.U.V.
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Married||William Fichtner and Kymberly Kalil have been married since 25th Jul 1998.|||