NEW! You can now select which images to feature on IMDb, IMDbPro, and Amazon Video. Get started »

William Devane

Actor | Writer | Director
Visit on IMDb
KNOWN FOR 
Knots Landing (1983-1993) | Interstellar (2014) | The Dark Knight Rises (2012)
AWARDS 
Nominated for 1 Golden Globe. Another 4 wins & 6 nominations More »
AKA 
William De Vane | Bill Devane | William J. Devane
BORN 
Sep 5, 1939 (age 78)
HEIGHT 
5' 10" (1.78m)

Filmography Filter

Projects in Development (1 titles)YEARBUDGETSTATUS
  • Primary photo for Hell to PayHell to Pay Nick Darwin (rumored)  Less Script
Past Film & Video (41 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS
Past Television (85 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for The GrinderThe Grinder (TV Series) Dean Sanderson Sr. ( 22 episodes, 2015–2016 )  Less 2015–2016 22
    Show more
  • Primary photo for Jesse Stone: Lost in ParadiseJesse Stone: Lost in Paradise (TV Movie) Dr. Dix  Less 2015
  • Primary photo for 24: Live Another Day24: Live Another Day (TV Mini-series) President James Heller ( 12 episodes, 2014 )  Less 2014 12
    Show more
  • Primary photo for Jesse Stone: Benefit of the DoubtJesse Stone: Benefit of the Doubt (TV Movie) Dr. Dix  Less 2012
  • Primary photo for RevengeRevenge (TV Series) Edward Grayson ( 2 episodes, 2012 )  Less 2012 2
    • Chaos (Feb 15, 2012) Edward Grayson  Less
    • Perception (Feb 8, 2012) Edward Grayson  Less
  • Primary photo for Red CloverRed Clover (TV Movie) Pop O'Hara  Less 2012
  • Primary photo for Good Morning, KillerGood Morning, Killer (TV Movie) Everett Morgan Gray  Less 2011
  • Primary photo for Jesse Stone: Innocents LostJesse Stone: Innocents Lost (TV Movie) Dr. Dix  Less 2011
  • Primary photo for Cowgirl UpCowgirl Up (TV Series) Thanks ( 6 episodes, 2011 )  Less 2011 6
    Show more
  • Primary photo for NCIS: Naval Criminal Investigative ServiceNCIS: Naval Criminal Investigative Service (TV Series) Nicolas Mason ( 1 episode, 2010 )  Less 2010 1
  • Primary photo for PsychPsych (TV Series) Floyd Peters ( 1 episode, 2010 )  Less 2010 1
  • Primary photo for Notes from the UnderbellyNotes from the Underbelly (TV Series) Walter ( 1 episode, 2010 )  Less 2010 1
  • Primary photo for Jesse Stone: No RemorseJesse Stone: No Remorse (TV Movie) Dr. Dix  Less 2010
  • Primary photo for King of the HillKing of the Hill (TV Series) Chuck Garrison ( 1 episode, 2010 )  Less 2010 1
  • Primary photo for Jesse Stone: Thin IceJesse Stone: Thin Ice (TV Movie) Dr. Dix  Less 2009
  • Primary photo for The DealershipThe Dealership (TV Movie) Frank Carson  Less 2009
  • Primary photo for Jesse Stone: Sea ChangeJesse Stone: Sea Change (TV Movie) Dr. Dix  Less 2007
  • Primary photo for 2424 (TV Series) James Heller ( 20 episodes, 2005–2007 )  Less 2005–2007 20
    Show more
  • Primary photo for What About BrianWhat About Brian (TV Series) Michael Davis / Michael O'Hara ( 6 episodes, 2006–2007 )  Less 2006–2007 6
    Show more
  • Primary photo for Jesse Stone: Death in ParadiseJesse Stone: Death in Paradise (TV Movie) Dr. Dix  Less 2006
  • Primary photo for CrumbsCrumbs (TV Series) Billy Crumb ( 13 episodes, 2006 )  Less 2006 13
    Show more
  • Primary photo for Stargate SG-1Stargate SG-1 (TV Series) President Hayes / President Henry Hayes ( 3 episodes, 2004 )  Less 2004 3
  • Primary photo for DeceitDeceit (TV Movie) Grove McCarthy  Less 2004
  • Primary photo for The West WingThe West Wing (TV Series) Secretary of State Lewis Berryhill ( 2 episodes, 2003 )  Less 2003 2
    • Jefferson Lives (Oct 8, 2003) Secretary of State Lewis Berryhill  Less
    • The Dogs of War (Oct 1, 2003) Secretary of State Lewis Berryhill  Less
  • Primary photo for Monte WalshMonte Walsh (TV Movie) Cal Brennan  Less 2003
  • Primary photo for A Christmas VisitorA Christmas Visitor (TV Movie) George Boyajian  Less 2002
  • Primary photo for The X FilesThe X Files (TV Series) General Mark Suveg ( 1 episode, 2002 )  Less 2002 1
    • The Truth (May 19, 2002) General Mark Suveg  Less
  • Primary photo for Judging AmyJudging Amy (TV Series) Richard McCarty ( 1 episode, 2002 )  Less 2002 1
  • Primary photo for The Michael Richards ShowThe Michael Richards Show (TV Series) Brady McKay ( 7 episodes, 2000 )  Less 2000 7
    Show more
  • Primary photo for The Man Who Used to Be MeThe Man Who Used to Be Me (TV Movie) Sam  Less 2000
  • Primary photo for Miracle on the Mountain: The Kincaid Family StoryMiracle on the Mountain: The Kincaid Family Story (TV Movie) Tom Kincaid  Less 2000
  • Primary photo for Early EditionEarly Edition (TV Series) Bernie Hobson ( 5 episodes, 1997–1999 )  Less 1997–1999 5
    Show more
  • Primary photo for TurksTurks (TV Series) Sergeant Joseph Turk ( 13 episodes, 1999 )  Less 1999 13
    Show more
  • Primary photo for Touched by an AngelTouched by an Angel (TV Series) Benjamin Parker ( 1 episode, 1997 )  Less 1997 1
  • Primary photo for TimecopTimecop (TV Mini-series) Detective John Langdon ( 1 episode, 1997 )  Less 1997 1
    • The Heist (Sep 29, 1997) Detective John Langdon  Less
  • Primary photo for Doomsday RockDoomsday Rock (TV Movie) Dr. Karl Sorenson  Less 1997
  • Primary photo for Knots Landing: Back to the Cul-de-SacKnots Landing: Back to the Cul-de-Sac (TV Mini-series) Gregory Sumner ( 2 episodes, 1997 )  Less 1997 2
    • Part 2 (May 9, 1997) Gregory Sumner  Less
    • Part 1 (May 7, 1997) Gregory Sumner  Less
  • Primary photo for The Absolute TruthThe Absolute Truth (TV Movie) Sen. Emmett Hunter  Less 1997
  • Primary photo for Forgotten SinsForgotten Sins (TV Movie) Dr. Richard Ofshe  Less 1996
  • Primary photo for The MonroesThe Monroes (TV Series) John Monroe ( 8 episodes, 1995 )  Less 1995 8
    Show more
  • Primary photo for Detonator II: Night WatchDetonator II: Night Watch (TV Movie) Nick Caldwell  Less 1995
  • Primary photo for VirusVirus (TV Movie) Dr. Harbuck  Less 1995
  • Primary photo for Freefall: Flight 174Freefall: Flight 174 (TV Movie) Capt. Bob Pearson  Less 1995
  • Primary photo for Lois & Clark: The New Adventures of SupermanLois & Clark: The New Adventures of Superman (TV Series) Al Capone ( 1 episode, 1994 )  Less 1994 1
  • Primary photo for For the Love of NancyFor the Love of Nancy (TV Movie) Tom  Less 1994
  • Primary photo for PhenomPhenom (TV Series) Lou Del La Rosa / Lou Della Rosa ( 21 episodes, 1993–1994 )  Less 1993–1994 21
    Show more
  • Primary photo for FrogmenFrogmen (TV Movie) Actor  Less 1994
  • Primary photo for RubdownRubdown (TV Movie) Harry Orwitz  Less 1993
  • Primary photo for Knots LandingKnots Landing (TV Series) Gregory Sumner ( 269 episodes, 1983–1993 ) , Writer ( 4 episodes, 1987–1993 ) , Director ( 4 episodes, 1989–1992 )  Less 1983–1993 269
    Show more
  • Primary photo for Prophet of Evil: The Ervil LeBaron StoryProphet of Evil: The Ervil LeBaron Story (TV Movie) Daniel 'Dan' Fields  Less 1993
  • Primary photo for The President's ChildThe President's Child (TV Movie) Elliot McSwain  Less 1992
  • Primary photo for ObsessedObsessed (TV Movie) Ed Bledsoe  Less 1992
  • Primary photo for Nightmare in Columbia CountyNightmare in Columbia County (TV Movie) Sheriff Jim Metts  Less 1991
  • Primary photo for A Woman Named JackieA Woman Named Jackie (TV Mini-series) Black Jack Bouvier ( 3 episodes, 1991 )  Less 1991 3
  • Primary photo for Murder C.O.D.Murder C.O.D. (TV Movie) Alex Brandt  Less 1990
  • Primary photo for Chips, the War DogChips, the War Dog (TV Movie) Col. Charnley  Less 1990
  • Primary photo for The Preppie MurderThe Preppie Murder (TV Movie) Jack Litman  Less 1989
  • Primary photo for TimestalkersTimestalkers (TV Movie) Scott McKenzie  Less 1987
  • Primary photo for With Intent to KillWith Intent to Kill (TV Movie) Aaron Charney  Less 1984
  • Primary photo for Jane DoeJane Doe (TV Movie) Lieutenant William Quinn  Less 1983
  • Primary photo for InsightInsight (TV Series) Royce ( 1 episode, 1982 )  Less 1982 1
  • Primary photo for The Other VictimThe Other Victim (TV Movie) Harry Langford  Less 1981
  • Primary photo for Red Flag: The Ultimate GameRed Flag: The Ultimate Game (TV Movie) Major Phil Clark  Less 1981
  • Primary photo for From Here to EternityFrom Here to Eternity (TV Series) Master Sgt. Milt Warden ( 11 episodes, 1980 )  Less 1980 11
    • Aftermath (Aug 5, 1980) Master Sgt. Milt Warden  Less
    • Revenge (Aug 5, 1980) Master Sgt. Milt Warden  Less
    • Secrets (Aug 4, 1980) Master Sgt. Milt Warden  Less
    Show more
  • Primary photo for From Here to EternityFrom Here to Eternity (TV Mini-series) Sgt. Milt Warden ( 3 episodes, 1979 )  Less 1979 3
    • Part III (1979) Sgt. Milt Warden  Less
    • Part II (1979) Sgt. Milt Warden  Less
    • Part I (1979) Sgt. Milt Warden  Less
  • Primary photo for Black BeautyBlack Beauty (TV Mini-series) John Manly  Less 1978– 
  • Primary photo for Red AlertRed Alert (TV Movie) Frank Brolen  Less 1977
  • Primary photo for The Million Dollar Rip-OffThe Million Dollar Rip-Off (TV Movie) Writer (based on a screenplay by) (as William J. Devane)  Less 1976
  • Primary photo for Fear on TrialFear on Trial (TV Movie) John Henry Faulk  Less 1975
  • Primary photo for The Missiles of OctoberThe Missiles of October (TV Movie) President John F. Kennedy  Less 1974
  • Primary photo for Judgment: The Court Martial of the Tiger of Malaya - General YamashitaJudgment: The Court Martial of the Tiger of Malaya - General Yamashita (TV Movie) Actor  Less 1974
  • Primary photo for Shirts/SkinsShirts/Skins (TV Movie) Actor  Less 1974
  • Primary photo for The Snoop SistersThe Snoop Sisters (TV Series) David Prine ( 1 episode, 1974 )  Less 1974 1
  • Primary photo for Hawaii Five-OHawaii Five-O (TV Series) Fallon ( 1 episode, 1974 )  Less 1974 1
  • Primary photo for MannixMannix (TV Series) Al Kordic ( 1 episode, 1974 )  Less 1974 1
  • Primary photo for Medical CenterMedical Center (TV Series) Dr. Ray Waltham ( 3 episodes, 1970–1973 )  Less 1970–1973 3
  • Primary photo for IronsideIronside (TV Series) Smiley / Al Chambers ( 2 episodes, 1972–1973 )  Less 1972–1973 2
  • Primary photo for The BaitThe Bait (TV Movie) Earl Stokey  Less 1973
  • Primary photo for Crime ClubCrime Club (TV Movie) Kilburn  Less 1973
  • Primary photo for GunsmokeGunsmoke (TV Series) Moss Stratton ( 1 episode, 1973 )  Less 1973 1
    • Kimbro (Feb 12, 1973) Moss Stratton (as William De Vane)  Less
  • Primary photo for Young Dr. KildareYoung Dr. Kildare (TV Series) Officer Masters ( 1 episode, 1972 )  Less 1972 1
    • The Riot (1972) Officer Masters  Less
  • Primary photo for The InternsThe Interns (TV Series) William Hauser ( 1 episode, 1970 )  Less 1970 1
  • Primary photo for This Town Will Never Be the SameThis Town Will Never Be the Same (TV Movie) Actor  Less 1969
  • Primary photo for N.Y.P.D.N.Y.P.D. (TV Series) John / William Laney ( 3 episodes, 1967–1969 )  Less 1967–1969 3
  • Primary photo for DirectionsDirections (TV Series) Boyfriend ( 1 episode, 1967 )  Less 1967 1
Self (33 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS
Archive Footage (6 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS

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