Bill Roe

Cinematographer | Camera and Electrical Department | Director
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KNOWN FOR 
The X-Files (1998-2002) | Castle (2009-2016) | Elektra (2005)
AWARDS 
Nominated for 3 Primetime Emmys. Another 3 wins & 7 nominations More »
AKA 
Billy Roe | William G. Roe | William Roe

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Past Film & Video (33 titles)YEARBUDGETDOMESTIC / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for Crime Sweepers Revenge of Broom WitchCrime Sweepers Revenge of Broom Witch (Short) Wheelchair Victim 1, Camera Operator, Grip  Less 2010
  • Primary photo for For Sale by OwnerFor Sale by Owner Cinematographer  Less 2009
  • Primary photo for The Ambassador's WifeThe Ambassador's Wife (Short) Special Thanks  Less 2009
  • Primary photo for The X Files: I Want to BelieveThe X Files: I Want to Believe Director Of Photography  Less 2008 $30MM $21MM / $68MM
  • Primary photo for ElektraElektra Director Of Photography  Less 2005 $43MM $24MM / $32MM
  • Primary photo for SeabiscuitSeabiscuit Director Of Photography (second unit)  Less 2003 $87MM $120MM / $148MM
  • Primary photo for Space JamSpace Jam Camera Operator  Less 1996 $80MM $90MM / $250MM
  • Primary photo for Primal FearPrimal Fear Camera Operator  Less 1996 $30MM $56MM / $103MM
  • Primary photo for The Indian in the CupboardThe Indian in the Cupboard Camera Operator  Less 1995 $45MM $36MM / —
  • Primary photo for JuniorJunior Camera Operator  Less 1994 $60MM $37MM / $108MM
  • Primary photo for Terminal VelocityTerminal Velocity Camera Operator ("a" camera), Director Of Photography (second unit)  Less 1994 $50MM $16MM / $27MM
  • Primary photo for Wyatt EarpWyatt Earp Camera Operator  Less 1994 $63MM $25MM / $56MM
  • Primary photo for Cops and RobbersonsCops and Robbersons Camera Operator  Less 1994 $11MM / —
  • Primary photo for Sister Act 2: Back in the HabitSister Act 2: Back in the Habit Camera Operator  Less 1993 $38MM $57MM / —
  • Primary photo for Heart and SoulsHeart and Souls Camera Operator  Less 1993 $17MM / —
  • Primary photo for DaveDave Camera Operator  Less 1993 $63MM / —
  • Primary photo for ToysToys Camera Operator  Less 1992 $43MM $21MM / —
  • Primary photo for DiggstownDiggstown Camera Operator  Less 1992 $17MM $4.8MM / —
  • Primary photo for ShoutShout Camera Operator  Less 1991 $3.5MM / —
  • Primary photo for Kindergarten CopKindergarten Cop Camera Operator  Less 1990 $26MM $91MM / $202MM
  • Primary photo for The Adventures of Ford FairlaneThe Adventures of Ford Fairlane Camera Operator  Less 1990 $40MM $21MM / —
  • Primary photo for Die Hard 2Die Hard 2 Camera Operator  Less 1990 $70MM $118MM / $240MM
  • Primary photo for Hot to TrotHot to Trot Camera Operator  Less 1988 $6.4MM / —
  • Primary photo for The Lost BoysThe Lost Boys First Assistant Camera  Less 1987 $32MM / —
  • Primary photo for Walk Like a ManWalk Like a Man First Assistant Camera (as William G. Roe)  Less 1987 $461K / —
  • Primary photo for Short CircuitShort Circuit First Assistant Camera  Less 1986 $41MM / —
  • Primary photo for ClueClue First Assistant Camera (as William G. Roe)  Less 1985 $15MM $15MM / —
  • Primary photo for Pee-wee's Big AdventurePee-wee's Big Adventure First Assistant Camera  Less 1985 $6MM $41MM / —
  • Primary photo for Secret AdmirerSecret Admirer Assistant Camera  Less 1985 $8.6MM / —
  • Primary photo for Cloak & DaggerCloak & Dagger Assistant Camera  Less 1984 $9.7MM / —
  • Primary photo for Mr. MomMr. Mom Second Assistant Camera  Less 1983 $65MM / —
  • Primary photo for Endangered SpeciesEndangered Species Second Assistant Camera (uncredited)  Less 1982 $1.5MM / —
  • Primary photo for XanaduXanadu Camera Assistant (as William Roe)  Less 1980 $20MM $23MM / —
Past Television (17 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for The BlacklistThe Blacklist (TV Series) Director ( 7 episodes, 2016–2017 ) , Co-Executive Producer ( 1 episode, 2017 )  Less 2016–2017 7
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  • Primary photo for The Last ShipThe Last Ship (TV Series) Director ( 1 episode, 2017 )  Less 2017 1
    • Feast (Sep 24, 2017) Director  Less
  • Primary photo for The Blacklist: RedemptionThe Blacklist: Redemption (TV Series) Director ( 1 episode, 2017 )  Less 2017 1
  • Primary photo for CastleCastle (TV Series) Director Of Photography ( 87 episodes, 2009–2015 ) , Director ( 22 episodes, 2010–2016 ) , Cinematographer ( 20 episodes, 2010–2015 ) , Director Of Photography (pilot completion crew) ( 1 episode, 2009 )  Less 2009–2016 130
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  • Primary photo for EastwickEastwick (TV Series) Cinematographer ( 1 episode, 2009 )  Less 2009 1
    • Pilot (Sep 23, 2009) Cinematographer  Less
  • Primary photo for Mad MenMad Men (TV Series) Director Of Photography ( 2 episodes, 2007 ) , Additional Photography ( 2 episodes, 2007–2008 )  Less 2007–2008 4
    • The Inheritance (Oct 5, 2008) Additional Photography  Less
    • Long Weekend (Sep 27, 2007) Director Of Photography  Less
    • Shoot (Sep 13, 2007) Director Of Photography  Less
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  • Primary photo for The MentalistThe Mentalist (TV Series) Director Of Photography ( 1 episode, 2008 )  Less 2008 1
    • Pilot (Sep 23, 2008) Director Of Photography  Less
  • Primary photo for Terminator: The Sarah Connor ChroniclesTerminator: The Sarah Connor Chronicles (TV Series) Director Of Photography ( 7 episodes, 2008 )  Less 2008 7
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  • Primary photo for Day BreakDay Break (TV Series) Director Of Photography ( 13 episodes, 2006–2007 )  Less 2006–2007 13
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  • Primary photo for Faith of My FathersFaith of My Fathers (TV Movie) Cinematographer  Less 2005
  • Primary photo for Las VegasLas Vegas (TV Series) Director Of Photography ( 18 episodes, 2003–2004 ) , Second Unit Director ( 2 episodes, 2004 )  Less 2003–2004 18
    • Nevada State (Mar 15, 2004) Director Of Photography  Less
    • You Can't Take It with You (Mar 1, 2004) Director Of Photography  Less
    • New Orleans (Feb 16, 2004) Second Unit Director, Director Of Photography  Less
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  • Primary photo for Robbery Homicide DivisionRobbery Homicide Division (TV Series) Cinematographer  Less 2002–2003
  • Primary photo for The X FilesThe X Files (TV Series) Director Of Photography ( 84 episodes, 1998–2002 )  Less 1998–2002 84
    • The Truth (May 19, 2002) Director Of Photography  Less
    • Sunshine Days (May 12, 2002) Director Of Photography  Less
    • Release (May 5, 2002) Director Of Photography  Less
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  • Primary photo for Second HoneymoonSecond Honeymoon (TV Movie) Cinematographer  Less 2001
  • Primary photo for Where the Truth LiesWhere the Truth Lies (TV Movie) Director Of Photography  Less 1999
  • Primary photo for Brooklyn SouthBrooklyn South (TV Series) Director Of Photography ( 3 episodes, 1997–1998 ) , Cinematographer ( 3 episodes, 1998 ) , Camera Operator ( 1 episode, 1997 )  Less 1997–1998 7
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  • Primary photo for Detention: The Siege at Johnson HighDetention: The Siege at Johnson High (TV Movie) Cinematographer  Less 1997
Self (1 titles)YEARBUDGETDOMESTIC / WORLDWIDE
Domestic gross includes USA and Canada.

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