Bill Paxton (1955–2017)

Actor | Producer | Director

  • Bill Paxton and Linda Kozlowski in Pass the Ammo (1988)
  • Bill Paxton, Judd Nelson, and Claudia Christian in The Dark Backward (1991)
  • Bill Paxton, Judd Nelson, and Wayne Newton in The Dark Backward (1991)
  • Bill Paxton and Brian Thompson in The Terminator (1984)
  • Bill Paxton, Lance Henriksen, Jenette Goldstein, and Joshua John Miller in Near Dark (1987)
  • Bill Paxton in Crazy Mama (1975)

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Worked as a parking lot attendant.


Anyone who's worked very hard on a craft or an art to get a certain precision in terms of execution and performance wants to get past all that stuff that holds you up - your ego, all the doubts.


Frequently portrayed characters who are dead by the end of their respective films (i.e. The Terminator (1984), Aliens (1986), Next of Kin (1989), Navy Seals (1990), Predator 2 (1990), Tombstone (1993), U-571 (2000), Vertical Limit (2000), Club Dread...



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William Paxton

Fort Worth, Texas, USA


(age 61)
Beverly Grove, Los Angeles, California, USA


6' (1.83 m)

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