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William Holden

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia William Holden (April 17, 1918 – November 12, 1981) was an American actor. Holden won the Academy Award for Best Actor in 1953 and the Emmy Award for Best Actor in 1974. One of the biggest box office draws of the 1950s, he was named one of the "Top 10 Stars of the Year" six times (1954–1958, 1961) and appeared on the American Film Institute's AFI's 100 Years…100 Stars list as #25.   Description above from the Wikipedia article William Holden, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

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Apr 17, 1918 In O'Fallon, Illinois, USA
Movie/TV Credits:
First Appeared:
In the movie Fast Life 1929-09-01
Latest Project:
Movie Grace Kelly: Destiny of a Princess 2006-09-16
Known For
Poster of The Making of 'The Bridge on the River Kwai'
Poster of The Towering Inferno
Poster of The Wild Bunch
Poster of Casino Royale
Movie Grace Kelly: Destiny of a Princess Self - Actor (archive footage) 2006-09-16
Movie Sam Peckinpah's West: Legacy of a Hollywood Renegade Self (archive footage) 2004-07-25
Movie The Making of 'The Bridge on the River Kwai' Himself (archive footage) 2000-01-01
Movie Sad? Unknown 1996-01-01
Movie Barbara Stanwyck: Fire and Desire Himself (archive footage) 1991-07-15
Movie Preminger: Anatomy of a Filmmaker Unknown 1991-10-28
Movie S.O.B. Tim Culley 1981-07-01
Movie When Time Ran Out... Shelby Gilmore 1980-03-28
Movie The Earthling Patrick Foley 1980-07-24
Movie Ashanti Jim Sandell 1979-03-09
Movie Escape to Athena POW (uncredited) 1979-05-21
Movie Damien: Omen II Richard Thorn 1978-06-09
Movie Fedora Barry 'Dutch' Detweiler 1978-06-29
Movie 21 Hours at Munich Manfred Schreiber 1976-11-07
Movie Network Max Schumacher 1976-11-01
Movie Open Season Hal Wolkowski 1974-08-01
Movie The Towering Inferno Jim Duncan 1974-12-14
Movie The Blue Knight Bumper Morgan 1973-11-11
Movie Breezy Frank Harmon 1973-11-18
Movie The Revengers John Benedict 1972-06-21
Movie Wild Rovers Ross Bodine 1971-06-23
Movie The Christmas Tree Laurent S├ęgur 1969-09-25
Movie The Wild Bunch Pike Bishop 1969-06-17
Movie The Devil's Brigade Lt. Col. Robert T. Frederick 1968-05-15
Series The Dick Cavett Show Self - Guest 1968-06-06
Movie Casino Royale Ransome 1967-04-13
Movie Alvarez Kelly Alvarez Kelly 1966-10-06
Movie Paris When It Sizzles Richard Benson / Rick 1964-03-16
Movie The 7th Dawn Major Ferris 1964-09-02
Movie Hollywood Without Make-Up Unknown 1963-07-01
Movie Satan Never Sleeps Father O'Banion 1962-03-23
Movie The Lion Robert Hayward 1962-08-19
Movie The Counterfeit Traitor Eric Erickson 1962-04-17
Movie The World of Suzie Wong Robert Lomax 1960-11-10
Movie The Horse Soldiers Major 'Hank' Kendall 1959-06-11
Movie The Key Capt. David Ross 1958-05-28
Movie The Bridge on the River Kwai Cmdr. Shears 1957-10-11
Movie Picnic Hal Carter 1956-02-11
Movie The Proud and Profane Lt. Col. Colin Black 1956-06-13
Series The Steve Allen Show Unknown 1956-06-24
Movie Toward the Unknown Maj. Lincoln Bond 1956-09-27
Movie The Country Girl Bernie Dodd 1955-05-17
Movie Love Is a Many-Splendored Thing Mark Elliott 1955-08-18
Movie Executive Suite McDonald Walling 1954-04-30
Movie Sabrina David Larrabee 1954-09-10
Movie The Bridges at Toko-Ri Lt. Harry Brubaker 1954-12-01
Movie Stalag 17 Sgt. J.J. Sefton 1953-05-29
Series The Oscars Unknown 1953-03-18
Movie Forever Female Stanley Krown 1953-11-28
Movie The Moon Is Blue Donald Gresham 1953-07-08
Movie Escape from Fort Bravo Capt. Roper 1953-12-04
Movie Boots Malone Boots Malone 1952-01-11
Movie The Turning Point Jerry McKibbon 1952-11-15
Movie Force of Arms Sgt. Joe 'Pete' Peterson 1951-08-13
Movie Submarine Command Lt. Cmdr. Ken White 1951-11-01
Series I Love Lucy William Holden 1951-10-15
Movie Father Is a Bachelor Johnny Rutledge 1950-02-22
Movie You Can Change The World Himself 1950-02-25
Series What's My Line? Self - Mystery Guest 1950-02-02
Movie Sunset Boulevard Joe Gillis 1950-08-10
Movie Born Yesterday Paul Verrall 1950-12-25
Series The Jack Benny Program William Holden 1950-10-28
Movie Union Station Lt. William Calhoun 1950-10-04
Series The Colgate Comedy Hour Unknown 1950-09-10
Movie Miss Grant Takes Richmond Dick Richmond 1949-10-20
Movie Streets of Laredo Jim Dawkins 1949-05-27
Movie Dear Wife Bill Seacroft 1949-11-15
Series The Ed Sullivan Show Unknown 1948-06-20
Movie The Man from Colorado Capt. Del Stewart 1948-08-07
Movie Rachel and the Stranger David Harvey 1948-09-18
Movie The Dark Past Al Walker 1948-12-22
Movie Apartment for Peggy Jason Taylor 1948-09-30
Movie Blaze of Noon Colin McDonald 1947-05-02
Movie Variety Girl Himself 1947-08-29
Movie Dear Ruth Lt. William Seacroft 1947-06-10
Movie Reconnaissance Pilot Lt. Packard A. Cummings 1943-01-25
Movie Young and Willing Norman Reese 1943-02-05
Movie Wings Up Himself 1943-05-27
Movie The Fleet's In Casey Kirby 1942-01-24
Movie Meet the Stewarts Michael Stewart 1942-05-21
Movie The Remarkable Andrew Andrew Long 1942-03-05
Movie I Wanted Wings Al Ludlow 1941-03-26
Movie Texas Dan Thomas 1941-10-09
Movie Our Town Georges Gibbs 1940-05-24
Movie Those Were the Days! P. J. "Petey" Simmons 1940-07-14
Movie Arizona Peter Muncie 1940-12-25
Movie Golden Boy Joe Bonaparte 1939-09-05
Movie Invisible Stripes Tim Taylor 1939-12-30
Movie Prison Farm Prisoner 1938-06-17
Movie The Man Who Came Back Thomas Randolph 1931-01-11
Movie Framed Inspector 'Butch' McArthur 1930-03-16
Movie Holiday Edward Seton 1930-07-03
Movie What a Widow! Mr. Lodge 1930-09-12
Movie Three Faces East Sir Winston Chamberlain 1930-08-26
Movie Fast Life Governor 1929-09-01
Movie Dynamite Wise Fool 1929-12-13