William Ragsdale

William Ragsdale

Highest Rated: 91% Fright Night (1985)

Lowest Rated: 1% Left Behind (2014)

Birthday: Jan 19, 1961

Birthplace: El Dorado, Arkansas, USA

Lead actor, onscreen from the late '80s.

Highest Rated Movies

Filmography

Movies

Credit
80% Alex Strangelove Actor 2018
1% Left Behind Chris Smith $10.7M 2014
27% Thunderstruck Joe Newall 2012
42% Wonderful World Bufford 2010
No Score Yet Living Proof Andy Marks 2008
35% The Last Time Rogers 2007
8% The Reaping Sheriff Cade $25.2M 2007
No Score Yet L.A. Blues Paul 2007
No Score Yet For One Night Earl Randall 2006
6% Big Momma's House 2 Bob $70.2M 2006
No Score Yet Campus Confidential Principal Glavin 2005
No Score Yet Pizza My Heart Tommy 2005
No Score Yet Romy & Michele: In the Beginning Kevin 2005
20% Just a Little Harmless Sex Brent 1999
No Score Yet National Lampoon's Favorite Deadly Sins Ferret 1995
No Score Yet Frankenstein: The College Years Mark Chrisman 1991
13% Mannequin 2: On the Move Jason Williamson / Prince William 1991
33% Fright Night 2 Charley Brewster 1989
91% Fright Night Charley Brewster 1985
78% Smooth Talk Jeff 1985

TV

Credit
54% Instinct
2018
Lockhart 2019
99% Younger
2015
Guest 2019
No Score Yet Madam Secretary
2014
Peter Gunderson 2018
No Score Yet Blindspot
2015
2016
95% Elementary
2012-2019
Patrick Moore 2016
No Score Yet Criminal Minds
2005
Capt. Dale Shavers 2015
No Score Yet Mistresses
2013-2016
Dr. Blakeley 2014
2013
No Score Yet NCIS
2003
Brett Creevy 2013
No Score Yet CSI: Crime Scene Investigation
2000-2015
Dr. Bill Ryan 2012
68% Touch
2012
Travis Cooper 2012
97% Justified
2010-2015
Gary Gary Hawkins 2012
2011
2010
No Score Yet CSI: Miami
2002-2012
Kenneth McGuire 2010
No Score Yet The Mentalist
2008-2015
Murphy Traver 2010
No Score Yet Cold Case
2003-2010
Young Glenn Drew 2009
No Score Yet Without a Trace
2002-2009
James Newton 2008
No Score Yet Crossing Jordan
2001-2007
Bob 2007
72% Desperate Housewives
2004-2012
Scott McKinney 2007
66% Entourage
2004-2011
2007
No Score Yet The Game
2006-2015
Rick 2007
24% The War at Home
2005-2007
Doctor 2007
No Score Yet Still Standing
2002-2006
Dan Goldman 2006
92% Curb Your Enthusiasm
2000
Anthony 2004
No Score Yet Less Than Perfect
2002-2009
Mitch Mitch Hurwitz 2004
2003
No Score Yet Judging Amy
1999-2005
Charles Duff 2003
2002
2001
47% Grosse Pointe
2000-2001
Rob Fields/The Producer 2001
2000
No Score Yet Brother's Keeper
1998-1999
Porter Waide 1999
1998
No Score Yet Miami Vice
1984-1990
1999
1986
1985
No Score Yet Ellen
1994-1998
Dan 1997
1995
1994
No Score Yet Herman's Head
1991-1994
Herman Brooks 1994
1993
1992
1991

QUOTES FROM William Ragsdale CHARACTERS

Alex says: I have a class at 7:00.

Charley Brewster says: People actually attend class at 7 in the morning? It's inhumane, it's anti-American

Charley Brewster says: It was a performance.

Peter Vincent says: She cast no reflection!

Charley Brewster says: (about Peter Vincent) I never returned his calls. To tell the truth I'm a little scared...

Charley Brewster says: (about Peter Vincent) I never returned his calls. To tell the truth I'm a little scared.

Dr. Harrison says: Of vampires?

Charley Brewster says: No.

Dr. Harrison says: Why?

Charley Brewster says: Because vampires aren't real.

Charley Brewster says: Jerry Dandrige was a serial killer cult worshiper kidnapper. He abducted my friend Ed Thompson and my girlfriend Amy.

Charley Brewster says: That was NOT group hypnosis!

Amy Peterson says: (after seeing Charley get startled by his window) - Is something wrong?

Amy Peterson says: (after seeing Charley get startled by his window) Is something wrong?

Charley Brewster says: Nothing.

Evil Ed says: (after his eyes shine red outside Charley's window) - Oh, you're so cool, Brewster!

Evil Ed says: (after his eyes shine red outside Charley's window) Oh, you're so cool, Brewster!

Jerry Dandridge says: (fighting with Charley in a night club) - Shouldn't lose your temper, Charley...It isn't polite.

Jerry Dandridge says: (fighting with Charley in a night club) Shouldn't lose your temper, Charley. It isn't polite.

Charley Brewster says: You can't kill me here

Jerry Dandridge says: (laughs) - I don't wanna kill you, Charley. I want you to bring Peter Vincent to my house-- just the two of you. That is...if you ever want to see Amy again.

Jerry Dandridge says: (laughs) I don't wanna kill you, Charley. I want you to bring Peter Vincent to my house just the two of you. That is if you ever want to see Amy again.

Charley Brewster says: (about Evil Ed) - No vampire's gonna want him anyway. Probably give him blood poisoning.

Charley Brewster says: (about Evil Ed) No vampire's gonna want him anyway. Probably give him blood poisoning.

Peter Vincent says: I have just been fired because nobody wants to see vampire killers any more...or vampires either. Apparently all they want are demented madmen...running around in ski masks hacking up young virgins.

Peter Vincent says: I have just been fired because nobody wants to see vampire killers any more, or vampires either. Apparently all they want are demented madmen, running around in ski masks hacking up young virgins.

Charley Brewster says: I believe in vampires.

Peter Vincent says: That's nice. If only there had been more of you, perhaps my ratings would've been higher.

Charley Brewster says: In fact, I have one living next door to me. Would you help me kill him?

Peter Vincent says: Pardon me?

Charley Brewster says: You know that murder a few days ago?

Peter Vincent says: Yes.

Charley Brewster says: The guy who lives next door to me did it, and he's a vampire.

Peter Vincent says: If this is your idea of a joke, I am not amused.

Judy Brewster says: Charley, this is our next-door neighbor...Jerry Dandrige.

Judy Brewster says: Charley, this is our next-door neighbor, Jerry Dandrige.

Jerry Dandridge says: Hello, Charley.

Judy Brewster says: Charley, don't be rude. Shake hands.

Charley Brewster says: (scared) - What's he doing here?

Charley Brewster says: (scared) What's he doing here?

Judy Brewster says: I invited him for a drink.

Charley Brewster says: You what?!

Judy Brewster says: I invited him over. Why?

Jerry Dandridge says: What's the matter, Charley? Afraid I'd never come over without being invited first? You're quite right. Of course, now that I've been made welcome... I'll probably drop by quite a bit. In fact, anytime I feel like it...With your mother's kind permission, of course.

Jerry Dandridge says: What's the matter, Charley? Afraid I'd never come over without being invited first? You're quite right. Of course, now that I've been made welcome I'll probably drop by quite a bit. In fact, anytime I feel like it, with your mother's kind permission, of course.

Judy Brewster says: Oh, Jerry, anytime.

Charley Brewster says: (runs into Evil's room for advice) - Evil!

Charley Brewster says: (runs into Evil's room for advice) Evil!

Evil Ed says: And to what do I owe this dubious pleasure?

Charley Brewster says: The vampire knows I know about him. Or at least he will when he wakes up tonight.

Evil Ed says: (laughs) - What are you talking about?

Evil Ed says: (laughs) What are you talking about?

Charley Brewster says: A vampire is living next door to me...and he's gonna kill me if I don't protect myself.

Charley Brewster says: A vampire is living next door to me, and he's gonna kill me if I don't protect myself.

Evil Ed says: What?

Charley Brewster says: I haven't got time to explain. Just tell me what to do to protect myself.

Evil Ed says: Very funny, Brewster

Charley Brewster says: Evil, please! I'm not kidding! Tell me what to do!

Evil Ed says: Don't call me Evil anymore...Why should I help you anyway?

Charley Brewster says: Look, I've got eight bucks. Help me and it's yours.

Evil Ed says: Far be it from me to turn down a fool's money...Where and when do you expect the vampire to attack?

Charley Brewster says: In my bedroom, tonight.

Charley Brewster says: (trying to convince the cop) - A coffin! That's what's down there. I saw them carry it in.

Detective Lennox says: What?!

Charley Brewster says: Jerry Dandrige is in it, sleeping the sleep of the undead.

Charley Brewster says: (talking about what he saw the night before from his bedroom window) - I don't need hot cocoa. I didn't have a nightmare. They did kill a girl over there.

Charley Brewster says: (talking about what he saw the night before from his bedroom window) I don't need hot cocoa. I didn't have a nightmare. They did kill a girl over there.

Judy Brewster says: How late did you stay up studying?

Charley Brewster says: Mom, I'm not sick! The guy did have fangs. A bat did fly over my head and a second later he stepped out of the shadows. Don't you see what that means?

Judy Brewster says: Wait, let me guess...What?

Charley Brewster says: He's a vampire!

Judy Brewster says: A what?!

Amy Peterson says: A what?!

Charley Brewster says: A vampire! Haven't you listened to anything I've said?

Amy Peterson says: Charley, is this some sort of a trick...to get me back?

Charley Brewster says: Forget it. I'm going to the police.

Billy Cole says: (after seeing Charley snooping around in his yard) - Hey, kid! - What are you doing?

Billy Cole says: (after seeing Charley snooping around in his yard) Hey, kid! What are you doing?

Charley Brewster says: Nothing.

Billy Cole says: Oh, yeah? Well, just make sure that it stays that way...kid.

Billy Cole says: Oh, yeah? Well, just make sure that it stays that way, kid.

Evil Ed says: (while hearing of a murder on the news) - That wasn't the only murder...The second in two days. And get this - both of them had their heads chopped off. Ha-ha-ha, can you believe it?

Evil Ed says: (while hearing of a murder on the news) That wasn't the only murder. The second in two days. And get this, both of them had their heads chopped off. Ha-ha-ha, can you believe it?

Charley Brewster says: (looks at Evil disgusted) - You're sick.

Charley Brewster says: (looks at Evil disgusted) You're sick.

Evil Ed says: (after Amy smashes food into Charley's face for not listening to her) - Ha-ha-ha-ha-ha-ha...Ohhh, you're so cool, Brewster!

Evil Ed says: (after Amy smashes food into Charley's face for not listening to her) Ha-ha-ha-ha-ha-ha. Ohhh, you're so cool, Brewster!

Charley Brewster says: (looks at his test paper) - That bastard! Why didn't he tell us he was gonna spring a pop quiz?

Evil Ed says: That's the point to a pop quiz - to surprise you.

Evil Ed says: That's the point to a pop quiz, to surprise you.

Charley Brewster says: (Amy walks past him) - Hey, Amy?!

Evil Ed says: Did she finally find out what you're really like?

Charley Brewster says: Buzz off, Evil.

Evil Ed says: Oh. Call me anything you want. Only you're the one failing trig, not me.

Charley Brewster says: (looking out his window) - There are two guys in the yard carrying a coffin.

Amy Peterson says: Sure. And they're on the moors, right?

Charley Brewster says: Amy, I'm serious.

Amy Peterson says: So am I. Do you want to make love or not?

Amy Peterson says: Charley, I said stop it!

Charley Brewster says: Jesus, Amy, give me a break! We've been going together almost a year. All I ever hear is "Charley, stop it."

Charley Brewster says: Jesus, Amy, give me a break! We've been going together almost a year. All I ever hear is 'Charley, stop it.'