William Atherton - Famous Actor

William Atherton Net Worth


Famous American actor William Atherton has a net worth of $5 million. From his debut in The New Centurion to his more recent roles in popular shows like Law & Order: Special Victims Unit and Castle, Atherton has made his mark on both stage and screen.

Key facts:

  • William Atherton is a versatile American actor.
  • He has acted in films, on stage, and on television.
  • Atherton is famous for his roles as Jim Lloyd in Centennial and Mickey Rayborn in Life.
  • He has also starred in movies like Ghostbusters, Die Hard, Die Hard 2, and The Last Samurai.
  • In addition to this, Atherton has also made numerous appearances in various TV series, including Law & Order, Castle, and Desperate Housewives among others.

Basic Information About William Atherton

CategoryCelebrities β€Ί Actors
Net worth$5,000,000
Date of birth1947-07-30 (76 years old)
Place of birthOrange
NationalityUnited States of America
Curiosities and TrademarksRich smooth voice
Arrogant and manipulative scoundrels
Known around the world for what have become his signature film characters: the television reporter, Dick Thornburg in Die Hard (1988) and Die Hard 2 (1990); the EPA official, Walter Peck in Ghost Busters (1984); Professor Jerry Hathaway in Real Genius (1985) and the mad scientist, Dr. Noah Faulkner in Bio-Dome (1996).
Spouse8 December - Bobbi Goldin (Β 1980 - present)
Social Mediaβ†—οΈŽ Wikipedia β†—οΈŽ IMDb

What Movie Awards did William Atherton win?


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William Atherton roles

Movie / Series Role
The Last SamuraiWinchester Rep
Die HardThornburg
Ghost BustersWalter Peck
The Girl Next DoorAdult David Moran
The Pelican BriefBob Gminski
Real GeniusProf. Jerry Hathaway
Die Hard 2Thornberg
Bio-DomeDr. Noah Faulkner
Looking for Mr. GoodbarJames
HoodlumThomas Dewey
The Sugarland ExpressClovis
The Day of the LocustTod
The Crow: SalvationNathan Randall
LostPrincipal Donald Reynolds 1 episode, 2010
Numb3rsWarren Pierce 1 episode, 2007
Law & Order: Special Victims UnitNed Bogden 1 episode, 2010
Tales from the CryptMalcolm Mayflower 1 episode, 1991
The PracticeD.A. Keith Pratt 3 episodes, 1997-1999
Law & OrderDan Jensen / ... 2 episodes, 2002-2004
Desperate HousewivesDr. Barr 2 episodes, 2006
MonkCommander Nathan Whitaker 1 episode, 2008
Murder, She WroteGreg Dalton / ... 3 episodes, 1985-1991
CastleDr. Ari Weiss 1 episode, 2011
Stargate SG-1Emissary Varta 1 episode, 2006
Nash BridgesDr. Linus Mills 1 episode, 1996
Justice LeagueDr. Destiny / ... 2 episodes, 2003
The Outer LimitsFranklin Murdoch 1 episode, 1998
Boston LegalA.D.A. Howard Zale 1 episode, 2005
The Twilight ZoneBrian Wolfe (segment "The Card") / ... 2 episodes, 1985-1987
Childrens HospitalLevon Bainter 1 episode, 2013
LifeMickey Rayborn 8 episodes, 2008-2009

William Atherton's Quotes

  • I'm a farm boy from Connecticut, and I adopted urban life.
  • If you have to be the antagonist, you often have a lot more creative powers. You have a lot more color to you.

Interesting Facts about William Atherton

  1. Has won numerous awards and praise for his on and off-Broadway stage work.
  2. Has sung Irving Berlin's, "What'll I Do?" for the opening title sequence in "The Great Gatsby". This was also featured in Robert Evans' documentary The Kid Stays in the Picture (2002).
  3. Received his Bachelor's degree in Fine Arts from Carnegie-Mellon University in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania (1969).
  4. Has starred as Honore in the 2011 Los Angeles production of "Gigi" and performed the show's enormously popular song, "Yes, I Remember It Well", with his co-star, Millicent Martin at the McCallum Theatre's annual charity event in Palm Springs.
  5. Born on the same date as Arnold Schwarzenegger.

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