Bill Paxton

Total Box Office:
 $507.2M
Highest Rated:
100% The Terminator (1984)
Lowest Rated:
13% The Groove Tube (1972)
Birthday:
May 17
Birthplace:
Fort Worth, Texas, USA
Bio:
Possessing a special talent for totally immersing himself in his roles, Bill Paxton does not always get the recognition he deserves. Tall, rangy, and boyishly good looking, Paxton's career is a curiosity that has found the character actor turned filmmaker succeeding in intermittently pulling the rug…

Professional Photos (63)

Community Photos (96)

Highest Rated Movies

Filmography


MOVIES   

Rating Title Credit Box Office Year
Million Dollar Arm
  • Tom House
-- 2014
Taking Tiger Mountain
  • Actor
-- 2014
Edge of Tomorrow
  • Actor
-- 2014
16% The Colony
  • Mason
-- 2013
64% 2 Guns
  • Earl
$75.6M 2013
Red Wing
  • Jim Verret
-- 2013
57% Shanghai Calling
  • Donald
-- 2013
80% Haywire
  • Eric
$18.9M 2012
His Highness Hollywood
  • Actor
-- 2008
20% The Good Life
  • Producer
  • Robbie
-- 2007
62% The Greatest Game Ever Played
  • Director
$15.3M 2005
88% Magnificent Desolation: Walking on the Moon 3D
  • Actor
$32.5M 2005
13% Haven
  • Carl Ridley
$0.1M 2004
19% Thunderbirds
  • Jeff Tracy
$6.8M 2004
29% Club Dread
  • Coconut Pete
$4.6M 2004
80% Ghosts of the Abyss
  • Himself
$16.3M 2003
45% Spy Kids 3-D - Game Over
  • Dinky Winks
$111.7M 2003
74% Spy Kids 2: The Island of Lost Dreams
  • Theme Park Owner
$85.6M 2002
73% Frailty
  • Dad
  • Director
$13.1M 2002
Festival Pass with Chris Gore
  • Actor
-- 2002
Resistance
  • Ted
-- 2002
48% Vertical Limit
  • Elliot Vaughn
$67.8M 2000
68% U-571
  • Lt. Commander Mike Dahlgren
-- 2000
52% Mighty Joe Young
  • Gregg O'Hara
-- 1998
90% A Simple Plan
  • Hank
-- 1998
A Bright Shining Lie
  • John Paul Vann
-- 1998
88% Titanic
  • Brock Lovett
$57.9M 1997
23% The Evening Star
  • Jerry
-- 1996
79% Traveller
  • Bokky Sherlock
-- 1996
65% The Last Supper
  • Zack
-- 1996
58% Twister
  • Bill Harding
-- 1996
95% Apollo 13
  • Fred Haise
$1.1M 1995
Frank and Jesse
  • Frank James
-- 1994
72% True Lies
  • Simon
-- 1994
65% Indian Summer
  • Jack Belston
-- 1993
Future Shock
  • The Roommate
-- 1993
Monolith
  • Tucker
-- 1993
73% Tombstone
  • Morgan Earp
-- 1993
19% Boxing Helena
  • Ray O'Malley
-- 1993
The Vagrant
  • Graham Krakowski
-- 1992
98% One False Move
  • Dale "Hurricane" Dixon
-- 1992
68% Trespass
  • Vince
-- 1992
45% The Dark Backward (The Man with Three Arms)
  • Gus
-- 1991
The Last Of The Finest
  • Howard "Hojo" Jones
-- 1990
25% Predator 2
  • Jerry Lambert
-- 1990
19% Navy Seals
  • Dane
-- 1990
Back to Back
  • Bo Brand
-- 1990
17% Brain Dead
  • Jim Reston
-- 1989
50% Next of Kin
  • Gerald Gates
-- 1989
20% Slipstream
  • Matt Owen
-- 1989
Pass The Ammo
  • Jesse Wilkes
-- 1988
89% Near Dark
  • Severen
-- 1987
98% Aliens
  • Pvt. Hudson
-- 1986
Aliens (Special Edition)
  • Actor
-- 1986
An Early Frost
  • Bob Maracek
-- 1985
69% Commando
  • Intercept Officer
-- 1985
Atlanta Child Murders
  • Campbell
-- 1985
56% Weird Science
  • Chet Donnelly
-- 1985
20% Impulse
  • Eddie
-- 1984
100% The Terminator
  • Punk Leader
-- 1984
62% Streets of Fire
  • Clyde
-- 1984
17% Nightmares
  • Actor
-- 1983
38% The Lords of Discipline
  • Gilbreath
-- 1983
Night Warning
  • Actor
-- 1982
Mortuary
  • Paul Andrews
-- 1981
88% Stripes
  • Soldier
-- 1981
86% Crazy Mama
  • John
-- 1975
13% The Groove Tube
  • Actor
-- 1972
Warnings from Space
  • Actor
-- 1966


TV SERIES   

Rating Title Credit Year
86% Marvel's Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.
2013-2014
  • Agent John Garrett
  • Agent Garrett
2014
67% Hatfields & Mccoys
2012
  • Randall McCoy
2012
88% Big Love
2006-2011
  • Bill Henrickson
2006 - 2011

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Quotes from Bill Paxton's Characters

    1. Brock Lovett: All right, you have my attention, Rose. Can you tell us who the woman in the picture is?
    2. Old Rose: Oh yes, the woman in the picture is me.
    From Titanic. Submitted by Alyssa B (12 days ago)
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