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William B. Davis

Actor | Director | Writer
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KNOWN FOR 
The X-Files (1993-2018) | The X Files (1998) | The Dead Zone (1983)
AWARDS 
1 win & 3 nominations More »
AKA 
Bill Davis | William Davis | Wm B Davis
NICKNAME  
Bill
BORN 
Jan 13, 1938 (age 79)
HEIGHT 
6' 2½" (1.89m)

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Projects in Development (2 titles)YEARBUDGETSTATUS
Films in Production (2 titles)YEARBUDGETSTATUS
Television in Production (1 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNTSTATUS
  • Primary photo for The X FilesThe X Files (TV Series) Smoking Man / Cigarette Smoking Man ( 2 episodes, 2018 )  Less 2018 2 Released
Past Film & Video (53 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
Past Television (76 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for The X FilesThe X Files (TV Series) Smoking Man / Cigarette Smoking Man / CGB Spender / SS Oberfuehrer / Cigarette Man / Cancer Man / CIA Agent ( 40 episodes, 1993–2016 ) , Writer ( 1 episode, 2000 )  Less 1993–2016 40
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  • Primary photo for The X-Files: Re-OpenedThe X-Files: Re-Opened (TV Special) Himself - Cigarette Smoking Man, Thanks  Less 2015
  • Primary photo for ContinuumContinuum (TV Series) Older Alec Sadler ( 11 episodes, 2012–2015 )  Less 2012–2015 11
    • Final Hour (Oct 16, 2015) Older Alec Sadler  Less
    • Zero Hour (Oct 2, 2015) Older Alec Sadler  Less
    • Lost Hours (Sep 11, 2015) Older Alec Sadler  Less
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  • Primary photo for Signed, Sealed, Delivered: The Impossible DreamSigned, Sealed, Delivered: The Impossible Dream (TV Movie) Harper  Less 2015
  • Primary photo for Signed, Sealed, Delivered: Truth Be ToldSigned, Sealed, Delivered: Truth Be Told (TV Movie) Harper  Less 2015
  • Primary photo for R.L. Stine's The Haunting HourR.L. Stine's The Haunting Hour (TV Series) Grandfather / Plumberg ( 2 episodes, 2013–2014 )  Less 2013–2014 2
  • Primary photo for StonadosStonados (TV Movie) Ben  Less 2013
  • Primary photo for BehemothBehemoth (TV Movie) William Walsh  Less 2011
  • Primary photo for Medium Raw: Night of the WolfMedium Raw: Night of the Wolf (TV Movie) Dr. Robert Parker  Less 2010
  • Primary photo for Human TargetHuman Target (TV Series) Whitey Doyle ( 1 episode, 2010 )  Less 2010 1
    • Run (Feb 10, 2010) Whitey Doyle  Less
  • Primary photo for CapricaCaprica (TV Series) Minister Chambers ( 1 episode, 2009 )  Less 2009 1
    • Pilot (Jan 22, 2010) Minister Chambers  Less
  • Primary photo for Web of DesireWeb of Desire (TV Movie) Dr. Charles Friedman  Less 2009
  • Primary photo for Something Evil ComesSomething Evil Comes (TV Movie) Mr. Dutton  Less 2009
  • Primary photo for Fear ItselfFear Itself (TV Series) Father Chris ( 1 episode, 2008 )  Less 2008 1
  • Primary photo for Masters of Science FictionMasters of Science Fiction (TV Series) The President ( 1 episode, 2007 )  Less 2007 1
  • Primary photo for Judicial IndiscretionJudicial Indiscretion (TV Movie) Senator Garland Wolf  Less 2007
  • Primary photo for Canadian Comedy ShortsCanadian Comedy Shorts (TV Series) Finance Minister ( 1 episode, 2006 )  Less 2006 1
  • Primary photo for The Secret of Hidden LakeThe Secret of Hidden Lake (TV Movie) Judge Landers  Less 2006
  • Primary photo for Her Fatal FlawHer Fatal Flaw (TV Movie) Richard O'Brien  Less 2006
  • Primary photo for Dark StormDark Storm (TV Movie) General Killion  Less 2006
  • Primary photo for 49th and Main49th and Main (TV Series) Director, Executive Producer, Writer  Less 2006– 
  • Primary photo for SupernaturalSupernatural (TV Series) College Professor ( 1 episode, 2006 )  Less 2006 1
    • Scarecrow (Jan 10, 2006) College Professor  Less
  • Primary photo for Stargate SG-1Stargate SG-1 (TV Series) Ori Prior Damaris / Damaris ( 2 episodes, 2005–2006 )  Less 2005–2006 2
  • Primary photo for Dark PinesDark Pines (TV Movie) Shannon Fraser  Less 2005
  • Primary photo for Robson ArmsRobson Arms (TV Series) Dr. Carlisle Wainwright ( 10 episodes, 2005 )  Less 2005 10
    • Aftershock (Jul 29, 2005) Dr. Carlisle Wainwright  Less
    • The Recipe (Jul 22, 2005) Dr. Carlisle Wainwright  Less
    • Educating Alicia (Jul 15, 2005) Dr. Carlisle Wainwright  Less
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  • Primary photo for TiltTilt (TV Series) Father Mike ( 1 episode, 2005 )  Less 2005 1
  • Primary photo for The Murdoch MysteriesThe Murdoch Mysteries (TV Series) Alderman Godfrey Shepcote ( 1 episode, 2004 )  Less 2004 1
  • Primary photo for The Cradle Will FallThe Cradle Will Fall (TV Movie) Dist. Atty. Alex Myerson  Less 2004
  • Primary photo for Kingdom HospitalKingdom Hospital (TV Series) Dean Swinton ( 1 episode, 2004 )  Less 2004 1
  • Primary photo for Snakehead TerrorSnakehead Terror (TV Movie) Doc Jenkins  Less 2004
  • Primary photo for Word of HonorWord of Honor (TV Movie) Lewis Kaplan - Tyson's Boss  Less 2003
  • Primary photo for SmallvilleSmallville (TV Series) Mayor William 'Billy' Tate ( 2 episodes, 2002–2003 )  Less 2002–2003 2
    • Relic (Nov 5, 2003) Mayor William 'Billy' Tate  Less
    • Ryan (Nov 12, 2002) Mayor William 'Billy' Tate  Less
  • Primary photo for 100 Days in the Jungle100 Days in the Jungle (TV Movie) Actor  Less 2002
  • Primary photo for Saint SinnerSaint Sinner (TV Movie) Father Michael  Less 2002
  • Primary photo for Body & SoulBody & Soul (TV Series) Dr. Edward A. Esseff  Less 2002– 
  • Primary photo for Damaged CareDamaged Care (TV Movie) Dr. Sam Verbush  Less 2002
  • Primary photo for AndromedaAndromeda (TV Series) Professor Logitch ( 1 episode, 2001 )  Less 2001 1
  • Primary photo for MythQuestMythQuest (TV Series) Drossos ( 1 episode, 2001 )  Less 2001 1
  • Primary photo for The Outer LimitsThe Outer Limits (TV Series) Dr. Frank Biemler / John Wymer / Ed ( 3 episodes, 1995–2001 )  Less 1995–2001 3
  • Primary photo for First WaveFirst Wave (TV Series) Sagon ( 1 episode, 2001 )  Less 2001 1
  • Primary photo for The Fearing MindThe Fearing Mind (TV Series) Mitchell Cofax ( 1 episode, 2000 )  Less 2000 1
  • Primary photo for Becoming DickBecoming Dick (TV Movie) Dr. Hardwin  Less 2000
  • Primary photo for MentorsMentors (TV Series) Sir Arthur Conan Doyle ( 1 episode, 2000 )  Less 2000 1
  • Primary photo for Murder Most LikelyMurder Most Likely (TV Movie) Detective Inspector  Less 1999
  • Primary photo for Killing MoonKilling Moon (TV Movie) Ed  Less 1999
  • Primary photo for Voyage of TerrorVoyage of Terror (TV Movie) Dr. Norman Ellisy  Less 1998
  • Primary photo for The Limbic RegionThe Limbic Region (TV Movie) Teacher  Less 1996
  • Primary photo for Poltergeist: The LegacyPoltergeist: The Legacy (TV Series) Dr. Bill Nigel ( 1 episode, 1996 )  Less 1996 1
  • Primary photo for When the Vows BreakWhen the Vows Break (TV Movie) Dr. Alexander  Less 1995
  • Primary photo for SlidersSliders (TV Series) Prof. Myman ( 1 episode, 1995 )  Less 1995 1
    • Eggheads (Apr 26, 1995) Prof. Myman  Less
  • Primary photo for Circumstances UnknownCircumstances Unknown (TV Movie) Gene Reuschel  Less 1995
  • Primary photo for Not Our SonNot Our Son (TV Movie) Police Chief (uncredited)  Less 1995
  • Primary photo for Don't Talk to StrangersDon't Talk to Strangers (TV Movie) Huddleston  Less 1994
  • Primary photo for Beyond SuspicionBeyond Suspicion (TV Movie) Capt. Dick Roth  Less 1994
  • Primary photo for Heart of a ChildHeart of a Child (TV Movie) Vern  Less 1994
  • Primary photo for North of 60North of 60 (TV Series) Inspector Neilsen ( 1 episode, 1993 )  Less 1993 1
  • Primary photo for Nightmare CafeNightmare Cafe (TV Series) Doctor ( 1 episode, 1992 )  Less 1992 1
  • Primary photo for Street JusticeStreet Justice (TV Series) Badgely ( 1 episode, 1992 )  Less 1992 1
    • Homecoming (Jan 10, 1992) Badgely (as William Davis)  Less
  • Primary photo for Diagnosis Murder: Diagnosis of MurderDiagnosis Murder: Diagnosis of Murder (TV Movie) Marvin Parkins  Less 1992
  • Primary photo for The CommishThe Commish (TV Series) Don Chesley ( 2 episodes, 1991 )  Less 1991 2
  • Primary photo for Omen IV: The AwakeningOmen IV: The Awakening (TV Movie) Lawyer (uncredited)  Less 1991
  • Primary photo for MacGyverMacGyver (TV Series) Judge ( 1 episode, 1991 )  Less 1991 1
  • Primary photo for 21 Jump Street21 Jump Street (TV Series) Judge Harrison / Mr. Wickenton / Mr. Weidlin ( 3 episodes, 1987–1991 )  Less 1987–1991 3
  • Primary photo for ItIt (TV Mini-series) Mr. Gedreau ( 1 episode, 1990 )  Less 1990 1
    • Part 2 (Nov 20, 1990) Mr. Gedreau  Less
  • Primary photo for Anything to SurviveAnything to Survive (TV Movie) Dr. Reynolds  Less 1990
  • Primary photo for MatineeMatinee (TV Movie) Heath Harris  Less 1989
  • Primary photo for WiseguyWiseguy (TV Series) Inspector #2 / Curant ( 2 episodes, 1988–1989 )  Less 1988–1989 2
  • Primary photo for Danger BayDanger Bay (TV Series) Jack Kane / Norris ( 2 episodes, 1987–1988 )  Less 1987–1988 2
  • Primary photo for Captain Power and the Soldiers of the FutureCaptain Power and the Soldiers of the Future (TV Series) Arvin ( 1 episode, 1988 )  Less 1988 1
  • Primary photo for The Little Match GirlThe Little Match Girl (TV Movie) Dr. Sam Easton (as Bill Davis)  Less 1987
  • Primary photo for AirwolfAirwolf (TV Series) Newman / F.I.R.M. Official ( 4 episodes, 1987 )  Less 1987 4
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  • Primary photo for Sworn to SilenceSworn to Silence (TV Movie) Peter Massio  Less 1987
  • Primary photo for Deadly DeceptionDeadly Deception (TV Movie) Lawyer  Less 1987
  • Primary photo for The BeachcombersThe Beachcombers (TV Series) Dave Douglas ( 1 episode, 1986 )  Less 1986 1
  • Primary photo for The Cuckoo BirdThe Cuckoo Bird (TV Movie) Ted  Less 1985
  • Primary photo for SCTV ChannelSCTV Channel (TV Series) Man On The Phone ( 1 episode, 1984 )  Less 1984 1
Self (16 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
Archive Footage (3 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for The X FilesThe X Files (TV Series) Smoking Man ( 1 episode, 2002 )  Less 2002
    • William (Apr 28, 2002) Smoking Man (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for Secrets of the X Files, Part 2Secrets of the X Files, Part 2 (TV Special) Cigarette Smoking Man / CGB Spender (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 1996
  • Primary photo for Secrets of the X Files, Part 1Secrets of the X Files, Part 1 (TV Special) Cigarette Smoking Man / CGB Spender (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 1995
Other (3 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for The X Files: Resist or ServeThe X Files: Resist or Serve (Video Game) Cigarette Smoking Man / CGB Spender (voice)  Less 2004
  • Primary photo for The ThingThe Thing (Video Game) Col. Whitely (voice) (as William Davis)  Less 2002
  • Primary photo for The X-Files GameThe X-Files Game (Video Game) Cigarette Smoking Man / CGB Spender  Less 1998

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