William H. Macy

Actor | Writer | Soundtrack
Visit on IMDb
KNOWN FOR 
Fargo (1996) | Shameless (2011-2018) | Jurassic Park III (2001)
AWARDS 
Nominated for 1 Oscar. Another 38 wins & 61 nominations More »
AKA 
W.H. Macy
NICKNAMEs  
Bill, Willie
BORN 
Mar 13, 1950 (age 67)
HEIGHT 
5' 8¼" (1.73m)

Filmography Filter

Films in Production (1 titles)YEARBUDGETSTATUS
  • Primary photo for KrystalKrystal Wyatt, Director  Less 2017 Post-Prod
Television in Production (1 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNTSTATUS
  • Primary photo for ShamelessShameless (TV Series) Frank Gallagher ( 9 episodes, 2017–  )  Less 2017–  9 Released
    Show more
Past Film & Video (92 titles)YEARBUDGETDOMESTIC / WORLDWIDE
Past Television (58 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for ShamelessShameless (TV Series) Frank Gallagher / Jerry Gallagher ( 87 episodes, 2011–2017 ) , Writer ( 1 episode, 2012 ) , Performer ("I Will Survive") ( 1 episode, 2013 ) , Director ( 1 episode, 2015 ) , Performer ("Family Tradition") ( 1 episode, 2011 ) , Performer ("The Star-Spangled Banner") ( 1 episode, 2011 ) , Performer ("Symphony No. 5", "I Will Survive") ( 1 episode, 2011 ) , Performer ("First Time I ever Saw Your Face") ( 1 episode, 2012 )  Less 2011–2017 87
    Show more
  • Primary photo for Late Night with Jimmy FallonLate Night with Jimmy Fallon (TV Series) Performer ("For He's a Jolly Good Fellow", "Twinkle, Twinkle, Little Star", "Mary Had a Little Lamb") ( 1 episode, 2011 ) , Himself - Guest ( 1 episode, 2011 )  Less 2011 1
    • Episode #3.28 (Feb 17, 2011) Himself - Guest, Performer ("For He's a Jolly Good Fellow", "Twinkle, Twinkle, Little Star", "Mary Had a Little Lamb")  Less
  • Primary photo for ERER (TV Series) Dr. David Morgenstern ( 31 episodes, 1994–2009 )  Less 1994–2009 31
    Show more
  • Primary photo for Family ManFamily Man (TV Movie) Todd Becker, Executive Producer, Writer  Less 2008
  • Primary photo for Curious GeorgeCurious George (TV Series) The Narrator ( 30 episodes, 2006–2007 )  Less 2006–2007 30
    Show more
  • Primary photo for The UnitThe Unit (TV Series) President of the United States ( 1 episode, 2007 )  Less 2007 1
  • Primary photo for Nightmares & Dreamscapes: From the Stories of Stephen KingNightmares & Dreamscapes: From the Stories of Stephen King (TV Mini-series) Clyde Umney / Sam Landry / George Demmick ( 1 episode, 2006 )  Less 2006 1
    • Umney's Last Case (Jul 19, 2006) Clyde Umney / Sam Landry / George Demmick  Less
  • Primary photo for MADtvMADtv (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2005 ) , Special Thanks ( 1 episode, 2005 )  Less 2005 1
    • Episode #11.2 (Sep 24, 2005) Himself, Special Thanks  Less
  • Primary photo for The Wool CapThe Wool Cap (TV Movie) Gigot, Producer, Writer (teleplay)  Less 2004
  • Primary photo for Reversible ErrorsReversible Errors (TV Movie) Arthur Raven  Less 2004
  • Primary photo for Out of OrderOut of Order (TV Mini-series) Steven ( 6 episodes, 2003 )  Less 2003 6
    Show more
  • Primary photo for It's a Very Merry Muppet Christmas MovieIt's a Very Merry Muppet Christmas Movie (TV Movie) Glenn  Less 2002
  • Primary photo for Just a Walk in the ParkJust a Walk in the Park (TV Movie) Writer (teleplay)  Less 2002
  • Primary photo for Door to DoorDoor to Door (TV Movie) Bill Porter, Writer  Less 2002
  • Primary photo for Batman BeyondBatman Beyond (TV Series) Karros / Aaron Herbst ( 2 episodes, 1999–2000 )  Less 1999–2000 2
  • Primary photo for Sports NightSports Night (TV Series) Sam Donovan ( 6 episodes, 1999–2000 )  Less 1999–2000 6
    Show more
  • Primary photo for The Night of the Headless HorsemanThe Night of the Headless Horseman (TV Movie) Ichabod Crane (voice)  Less 1999
  • Primary photo for The Wild ThornberrysThe Wild Thornberrys (TV Series) Skoot ( 1 episode, 1999 )  Less 1999 1
  • Primary photo for A Slight Case of MurderA Slight Case of Murder (TV Movie) Terry Thorpe, Writer (teleplay)  Less 1999
  • Primary photo for FrasierFrasier (TV Series) Ralph ( 1 episode, 1999 )  Less 1999 1
  • Primary photo for Another WorldAnother World (TV Series) Frank Fisk (1982)  Less 1964–1999
  • Primary photo for The LionheartsThe Lionhearts (TV Series) Leo Lionheart ( 13 episodes, 1998 )  Less 1998 13
    Show more
  • Primary photo for HerculesHercules (TV Series) Jorgen Svenson / Sven Jorgenson ( 1 episode, 1998 )  Less 1998 1
  • Primary photo for King of the HillKing of the Hill (TV Series) Dr. Rubin ( 1 episode, 1998 )  Less 1998 1
  • Primary photo for SupermanSuperman (TV Series) Director ( 1 episode, 1998 )  Less 1998 1
  • Primary photo for The ConThe Con (TV Movie) Bobby, Writer  Less 1998
  • Primary photo for Every Woman's DreamEvery Woman's Dream (TV Movie) Writer (teleplay)  Less 1996
  • Primary photo for The Writing on the WallThe Writing on the Wall (TV Movie) Petrocelli  Less 1996
  • Primary photo for AndersonvilleAndersonville (TV Movie) Col. Chandler  Less 1996
  • Primary photo for Mystery DanceMystery Dance (TV Series) Bob Wilson ( 1 episode, 1995 )  Less 1995 1
  • Primary photo for In the Shadow of EvilIn the Shadow of Evil (TV Movie) Dr. Frank Teague  Less 1995
  • Primary photo for TexanTexan (TV Short) Doctor  Less 1994
  • Primary photo for L.A. LawL.A. Law (TV Series) Bernard Ruskin ( 1 episode, 1993 )  Less 1993 1
  • Primary photo for Bakersfield P.D.Bakersfield P.D. (TV Series) Russell Karp ( 1 episode, 1993 )  Less 1993 1
  • Primary photo for The Heart of JusticeThe Heart of Justice (TV Movie) Booth  Less 1992
  • Primary photo for A Murderous Affair: The Carolyn Warmus StoryA Murderous Affair: The Carolyn Warmus Story (TV Movie) Sean Hammel  Less 1992
  • Primary photo for The Water EngineThe Water Engine (TV Movie) Charles Lang  Less 1992
  • Primary photo for Home FiresHome Fires (TV Series) Writer (teleplay) ( 1 episode, 1992 )  Less 1992 1
  • Primary photo for A Private MatterA Private Matter (TV Movie) Psychiatrist (as W.H. Macy)  Less 1992
  • Primary photo for Civil WarsCivil Wars (TV Series) Donald Patchen ( 1 episode, 1992 )  Less 1992 1
  • Primary photo for Law & OrderLaw & Order (TV Series) Jack Powell / Assistant U.S. Attorney John McCormack ( 2 episodes, 1990–1992 )  Less 1990–1992 2
  • Primary photo for In the Line of Duty: Siege at MarionIn the Line of Duty: Siege at Marion (TV Movie) Ray Daniels  Less 1992
  • Primary photo for ThirtysomethingThirtysomething (TV Series) Writer ( 1 episode, 1991 )  Less 1991 1
  • Primary photo for ABC Afterschool SpecialsABC Afterschool Specials (TV Series) Store Clerk ( 1 episode, 1990 )  Less 1990 1
  • Primary photo for TattingersTattingers (TV Series) Myron ( 1 episode, 1989 )  Less 1989 1
  • Primary photo for Lip ServiceLip Service (TV Movie) Farmer (as W.H. Macy), Director (as W.H. Macy)  Less 1988
  • Primary photo for Spenser: For HireSpenser: For Hire (TV Series) Efrem Connors / District Attorney ( 3 episodes, 1985–1988 )  Less 1985–1988 3
    • Play It Again, Sammy (Jan 30, 1988) Efrem Connors (as W.H. Macy)  Less
    • If You Knew Sammy (Apr 4, 1987) Efrem Connors (as W.H. Macy)  Less
    • The Choice (Oct 4, 1985) District Attorney (as W.H. Macy)  Less
  • Primary photo for The Murder of Mary PhaganThe Murder of Mary Phagan (TV Mini-series) Randy ( 2 episodes, 1988 )  Less 1988 2
  • Primary photo for The EqualizerThe Equalizer (TV Series) Dr. Spaulding ( 1 episode, 1987 )  Less 1987 1
    • Hand and Glove (May 20, 1987) Dr. Spaulding (as W.H. Macy)  Less
  • Primary photo for Alive from Off CenterAlive from Off Center (TV Series) Actor ( 1 episode, 1987 )  Less 1987 1
  • Primary photo for Kate & AllieKate & Allie (TV Series) Carl ( 1 episode, 1986 )  Less 1986 1
  • Primary photo for HometownHometown (TV Series) Loring Dixwell ( 1 episode, 1985 )  Less 1985 1
    • Mary's Yen (Oct 1, 1985) Loring Dixwell (as W.H. Macy)  Less
  • Primary photo for JoannaJoanna (TV Movie) Napoleon Flipper  Less 1985
  • Primary photo for The Boy Who Loved TrollsThe Boy Who Loved Trolls (TV Movie) Socrates (as W.H. Macy)  Less 1984
  • Primary photo for The Dining RoomThe Dining Room (TV Movie) Arthur / Charlie / Architect / Billy / Nick / Fred / Tony / Standish (as W.H. Macy)  Less 1984
  • Primary photo for SitcomSitcom (TV Movie) Chip Gooseberry  Less 1983
  • Primary photo for The Cradle Will FallThe Cradle Will Fall (TV Movie) Ben Duffy (as W.H. Macy)  Less 1983
  • Primary photo for The Awakening LandThe Awakening Land (TV Mini-series) Will Beagle ( 3 episodes, 1978 )  Less 1978 3
Self (129 titles)YEARBUDGETDOMESTIC / WORLDWIDE
Archive Footage (8 titles)YEARBUDGETDOMESTIC / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for ExtraExtra (TV Series) Himself ( 2 episodes, 2017 )  Less 2017
    • Episode #24.12 (Sep 16, 2017) Himself (archive footage)  Less
    • Episode #23.150 (Feb 25, 2017) Himself (archive footage)  Less
  • Primary photo for The InsiderThe Insider (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2016 )  Less 2016
    • Episode #13.84 (Dec 17, 2016) Himself (archive footage)  Less
  • Primary photo for Invent Nothing, Deny Nothing: Five Guys from Mamet's HOMICIDEInvent Nothing, Deny Nothing: Five Guys from Mamet's HOMICIDE (Video) Tim Sullivan (archive footage)  Less 2009
  • Primary photo for Oscar, que empiece el espectáculoOscar, que empiece el espectáculo (TV Movie) Himself / Jerry Lundegaard (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 2008
  • Primary photo for La noche desesperadaLa noche desesperada (TV Movie) Himself (archive footage)  Less 2007
  • Primary photo for Corazón de...Corazón de... (TV Series) Himself ( 3 episodes, 2005–2006 )  Less 2005–2006
  • Primary photo for Celebrity DebutCelebrity Debut (TV Movie) Himself (archive footage)  Less 2006
  • Primary photo for Inside Pepe's Studio: Hosted by Pepe the King PrawnInside Pepe's Studio: Hosted by Pepe the King Prawn (Video) Glenn (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 2003
Domestic gross includes USA and Canada.

Filter by:

Select: All | None
Edit Page Submit additional information and/or report errors on this page. If it is approved by IMDb database managers, it will be added to the page in a future update.
Become an IMDbPro Member Today
Get access to the industry's most essential research tool
Get Connected Detailed contact & representation data
Stay Informed IMDb trends, shared credits & industry news
Discover New Opportunities In-Development projects & casting notices
Showcase Your Talent Enhanced profile control with photos, demo reels, & bio