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William was born under the official name Jr., William Hall Macy on March 13th, 1950. Known to his close friends as Bill, he has been a credited actor since the 1980 film Somewhere in Time.
William H. Macy is a bankable leading actor on the silver screen. He has starred in six films including the 2005 drama film Edmond as the character Edmond, the 2004 action movie In Enemy Hands playing Chief of Boat Nathan Travers and the 2003 drama release The Cooler cast as Bernie Lootz.
William has made such a successful career in supporting roles, that it actually surpasses most leading actor's careers. He has appeared in twenty films including: the 2012 comedy film The Sessions as the character Father Brendan, the 2011 crime movie The Lincoln Lawyer playing Frank Levin and the 2009 comedy release Shorts cast as Dr. Noseworthy.
William H. Macy has earned salaries up to $750,000 for his acting. His most commercially successful project to date has been the 2001 action film Jurassic Park III, which brought in $181,000,000 at the box office.
Beyond acting, William H. Macy was the director of the 2014 movie comedy Rudderless. In 2005 William H. Macy produced his first movie, the adventure film Transamerica. Since then he went on to produce three movies including: Rudderless (2014) and Zendog (2016) .
William is a fan favorite, having been featured on the cover of at least three magazines, captured in more than one pictorials, interviewed in over ten publications and featured in six magazine articles. He has been the subject of at least one book.
As an actor William H. Macy has been recognized by the Academy of Motion Pictures Art and Sciences on one occasion. He was nominated for the Oscar for Best Actor In A Supporting Role for his role as Jerry Lundegaard in the 1996 movie Fargo.