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Actor William Friedkin

William Friedkin

  • Date of Birth:

    Chicago, Illinois, USA

  • Height:

    6' (1.83 m)


Friedkin's mother was an operating room nurse. His father was a merchant seaman, semi-pro softball player and ultimately sold clothes in a men's discount chain. He never earned more than $50/week in his whole life and died indigent. Friedkin became infatuated with Orson Welles after seeing Citizen Kane (1941). He went to work for WGN TV immediately after graduating from high school where he started making documentaries, one of which won the Golden Gate Award at the 1962 San Francisco film festi... more

William Friedkin Filmography

Aсtor (6)



Movie Arbitrage Arbitrage

as (uncredited)

Movie A Decade Under the Influence A Decade Under the Influence

as Himself

Movie Without Limits Without Limits

as TV director