Actor | Writer | Director
His character Willie from Bad Santa (2003) is reenacted by Eminem in the music video for Eminem's hit song "Just Lose It".
[on his Academy Award nomination for Best Actor (Sling Blade (1996)] Getting the nomination is like gravy. Winning would be like whatever is better than gravy.
Frequently plays sleazy and immoral characters
William Robert Thornton
Hot Springs, Arkansas, USA
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