William H. Macy
March 13, 1950
73 years old
5 ft 8½ in | 174 cm
72 kg | 159 lbs
William H. Macy was born in Miami, Florida, United States, on March 13, 1950, is an American actor.
Young William H. Macy began his professional acting career as a member of Mamet's theater troupe.
He appeared in over fifty Off Broadway and Broadway plays in 1980s.
He got his television debut in NBC miniseries The Awakening Land (1978) in role as Will Beagle.
He made his big screen debut in romantic fantasy drama film Somewhere in Time (1980) in role as Critic.
William's breakthrough performance came as Jerry Lundegaard in black comedy thriller movie Fargo (1996).
He landed his directorial debut with musical drama film Rudderless (2014), also he starred in role as Tavern Owner / Emcee.
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William H. Macy is 73 years old.
William H. Macy net worth is around 45 million dollars.
He was nominated for the Golden Globe Award for Best Supporting Actor – Motion Picture for his role as Tick Tock McGlaughlin in sports film Seabiscuit (2003).
He was nominated for the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor for his role as Jerry Lundegaard in black comedy thriller movie Fargo (1996).
He was nominated for the American Comedy Award for Funniest Supporting Actor in a Motion Picture and won the Boston Society of Film Critics Award for Best Supporting Actor for his role as George Parker fantasy comedy drama film Pleasantville (1998).
He was nominated for the American Comedy Award for Funniest Supporting Actor in a Motion Picture for his role as Sheriff Chappy Dent in comedy movie Happy, Texas (1999).
He won the Awards Circuit Community Award for Best Cast Ensemble for his role as "Quiz Kid" Donnie Smith in epic psychological drama film Magnolia (1999).
He won the Satellite Award for Best Actor – Miniseries or Television Film and was nominated for the Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Lead Actor in a Limited or Anthology Series or Movie for his role as Terry Thorpe in comedy crime mystery movie A Slight Case of Murder (1999).
He won the Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Lead Actor in a Limited Series or Movie and was nominated for the Golden Globe Award for Best Actor – Miniseries or Television Film for his role as Bill Porter in drama film Door to Door (2002).
He was nominated for the Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Limited or Anthology Series or Movie and won the Satellite Award for Best Supporting Actor – Series, Miniseries or Television Film for his role as John Irwin in heist movie Stealing Sinatra (2003).
He was nominated for the Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Lead Actor in a Limited or Anthology Series or Movie and the Golden Globe Award for Best Actor – Miniseries or Television Film for his performance as Charlie Gigot in drama film The Wool Cap (2005).
Boogie Nights (1997) period drama as Little Bill Thompson
Air Force One (1997) political action thriller as Major Caldwell
Searching for Bobby Fischer (1993) drama as Petey's Father
Benny & Joon (1993) romantic comedy as Randy Burch
Mr. Holland's Opus (1995) drama as Vice-Principal Gene Wolters
The Lincoln Lawyer (2011) legal thriller as Frank Levin
The Cooler (2003) romantic drama as Bernie Lootz
Mystery Men (1999) superhero comedy as The Shoveler
Spartan (2004) action thriller as Stoddard
Murder in the First (1995) legal drama as D.A. William McNeil
The Sessions (2012) comedy drama as Father Brendan
Psycho (1998) horror thriller as Arbogast
Jurassic Park III (2001) science fiction adventure as Paul Kirby
A Civil Action (1998) legal drama as James Gordon
Ghosts of Mississippi (1996) biographical courtroom drama as Charlie Crisco
Cellular (2004) action thriller as Sgt. Bob Mooney
He voiced Head Dentist in animated comedy drama film Ernest & Celestine (2014).
He voiced Lester in animated adventure fantasy family film The Tale of Despereaux (2008).
Sahara (2005) action adventure comedy as Admiral James Sandecker
Krystal (2017) coming of age comedy drama as Dr. Wyatt Ogburn
He was nominated for the Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Guest Actor in a Drama Series for his performance as Dr. David Morgenstern in NBC medical drama series ER (1994–2009).
He was nominated for the Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Lead Actor in a Limited Series or Movie for his role as Sam Landry / Clyde Umney in TNT anthology series Nightmares and Dreamscapes (2006).
He was nominated for six Primetime Emmy Awards for Outstanding Lead Actor in a Comedy Series and two Golden Globe Awards for Best Actor – Television Series Musical or Comedy for his role as Frank Gallagher in Showtime comedy drama series Shameless (2011-2021).
Spenser: For Hire (1985-1988) ABC crime drama series as Efrem Connors
The Lionhearts (1998) animated series as Leo Lionheart
Sports Night (1999-2000) ABC series as Sam Donovan
Out of Order (2003) Showtime dramedy miniseries as Steven
The Dropout (2022) Hulu biographical crime drama miniseries as Richard Fuisz
Studied veterinary medicine at Bethany College in Bethany, West Virginia.
Graduated from Allegany High School in Cumberland, Maryland in 1968.
Graduated from Goddard College, Vermont in 1972.
Studied theatre at HB Studio in New York City.
Has brother, Fred Merrill.
Has Scottish, English, French/Cajun, Irish, Welsh, Swiss-German, Dutch, Spanish and Choctaw Native American ancestry.
He was awarded a Star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame at 7060 Hollywood Boulevard in 2012.
Likes to ride motorcycles.
He was a founding member of St. Nicholas Theater in Chicago, with David Mamet.
He is a national ambassador for the United Cerebral Palsy Association.
Lives in Los Angeles, California, United States.
He was married to Carla Santos Shamberg (1980-1985).
He married Felicity Huffman in 1997, they have two daughters, Sophia Grace and Georgia Grace.