Billy Crudup

Billy Crudup


  • Known For: Acting
  • Birthday: 08-07-1968
  • Gender: Male
  • Place of Birth: Manhasset, New York, USA
  • Also Known As:

    William Crudup
    William Gaither Crudup

  • Popularity: 21.60
  • Homepage: N/A


William Gaither Crudup (born July 8, 1968) is an American actor. He is a four-time Tony Award nominee, winning once for his performance in Tom Stoppard's play The Coast of Utopia in 2007. He has starred in numerous high-profile films, including Without Limits, Princess Mononoke, Almost Famous, Big Fish, Mission: Impossible III, Watchmen, Public Enemies, Spotlight, Jackie, The Stanford Prison Experiment, Justice League, and Alien: Covenant, in both lead and supporting roles. He has been nominated for an Independent Spirit Award for Best Male Lead for his performance in Jesus' Son, and received two Screen Actors Guild Award nominations as part of an ensemble cast for Almost Famous and Spotlight, winning for the latter. Crudup starred in the streaming television series Gypsy (2017) and The Morning Show (2019), the latter of which earned him a Primetime Emmy Award and a Critics' Choice Television Award.




Year Movie Character
1998 The Hi-Lo Country as Pete Calder
1998 Without Limits as Steve Prefontaine
1999 Jesus' Son as FH
2007 Dedication as Henry Roth
2000 Waking the Dead as Fielding Pierce
2002 World Traveler as Cal
1997 Grind as Eddie
2014 Rudderless as Sam Manning
2015 The Stanford Prison Experiment as Dr. Philip Zimbardo
2000 Almost Famous as Russell Hammond
1996 Sleepers as Tommy Marcano
2004 Stage Beauty as Ned Kynaston
2001 Charlotte Gray as Julien Levade
2013 Blood Ties as Frank
2014 Glass Chin as J.J. Cook
2017 Youth in Oregon as Brian Gleason
2017 1 Mile To You as Coach K
2019 Where'd You Go, Bernadette as Elgie Branch
2017 Alien: Covenant - Prologue: Crew Messages as Oram
2003 Big Fish as Will Bloom
2009 Watchmen as Jon Osterman / Dr. Manhattan
2005 Trust the Man as Tobey
2012 Thin Ice as Randy Kinney
2017 Alien: Covenant as Christopher Oram
2019 After the Wedding as Oscar
2006 Mission: Impossible III as John Musgrave
1997 Inventing the Abbotts as Jacey Holt
2010 Eat Pray Love as Steven
2011 Too Big to Fail as Timothy Geithner
2014 The Longest Week as Dylan Tate
2016 Jackie as The Journalist
2017 Alien: Covenant - Prologue: Last Supper as Christopher Oram
2017 Alien: Covenant - Prologue: Phobos as Christopher Oram
2017 From Jackie to Camelot as Himself
2006 The Good Shepherd as Arch Cummings
2009 The Phenomenon: The Comic That Changed Comics as Himself
2016 20th Century Women as William
2009 Public Enemies as J. Edgar Hoover
2015 Spotlight as Eric Macleish
2008 Pretty Bird as Curtis
2018 More Human Than Human as Himself
1996 Everyone Says I Love You as Ken
1998 Monument Ave. as Teddy
1997 Princess Mononoke as Ashitaka (voice)
2012 The Watch as Neighbor
2017 Justice League as Henry Allen (uncredited)
2021 Zack Snyder's Justice League as Henry Allen (uncredited)

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