Billy Crudup

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William Gaither Crudup (born July 8, 1968) is an American actor. He is known for supporting roles in films including Almost Famous, Big Fish, Mission: Impossible III, Watchmen, Public Enemies, Spotlight, and Alien: Covenant, as well as lead roles in films including Without Limits, Dedication, and the animated film Princess Mononoke. He appeared in the 2017 superhero film Justice League as Doctor Henry Allen.

He has also had an extensive stage acting career, appearing mostly on Broadway. He has been nominated four times for a Tony Award for his acting, and won once, for his role in Tom Stoppard's The Coast of Utopia in 2007.

From 1998 to 2005, Crudup was the narrator for "Priceless", a U.S. television ad campaign for MasterCard.

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

TV CREDITS:
1996: The Daily Show with Trevor Noah
2004: The Tony Danza Show
2010: Warren The Ape
2017: Michael Holloway - Gypsy
2019: Cory Ellison - The Morning Show
2006: Rachael Ray
2014: Himself - Off Camera with Sam Jones
2009: himself - Late Night with Jimmy Fallon