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William Mapother Height, Weight, Age, Body Statistics

William Mapother Quick Info
Height 6 ft 1 in
Weight 78 kg
Date of Birth April 17, 1965
Zodiac Sign Aries
Eye Color Blue

William Mapother is an American actor, voiceover artist, and producer who has been cast in roles like Richard Strout in the independent crime drama film In the Bedroom, Ethan Rom in the ABC drama series Lost, Jason Thomas in the docudrama disaster film World Trade Center, John Burroughs in the independent science-fiction drama film Another Earth, Richard Haibach in the CBS drama series The Mentalist, and Delroy Baker in the Western crime drama series Justified.

Born Name

William Reibert Mapother Jr.

Nick Name


William Mapother in October 2014
William Mapother in October 2014 (VailFilmFest / Wikimedia / CC BY-SA 4.0)

Sun Sign


Born Place

Louisville, Kentucky, United States





William Mapother studied at Saint Xavier High School, an all-male, college preparatory Xaverian Brothers-sponsored school in Louisville, Kentucky. After that, he got enrolled at the University of Notre Dame and graduated with a Bachelor of Arts degree in English.

Moreover, William is also a graduate of the Joanne Baron/D.W. Brown Acting School in Santa Monica, California.


Actor, Voiceover Artist, Producer


  • Father – William Reibert Mapother Sr (c.1938–2006) (Attorney, Bankruptcy Consultant, Judge in Louisville between 1967 and 1970)
  • Mother – Louisa (née Riehm)
  • Siblings – Katherine Mapother (Younger Sister) (Actress), Amy Mapother (Younger Sister) (Actress)
  • Others – Thomas Cruise Mapother II (Paternal Grandfather), Catherine Louise Reibert (Paternal Grandmother), Charles E. Riehm (Maternal Grandfather), Katherine Amelia Grigsby (Maternal Grandmother), Tom Cruise (whose birth name is Thomas Cruise Mapother IV) (Older First Cousin) (Actor, Producer), Lee Anne De Vette (Older First Cousin)


William Mapother has been signed with Don Buchwald & Associates L.A., Talent and Literary Agency, Los Angeles, California, United States.



William Mapother in Louisville, Kentucky in June 2017
William Mapother in Louisville, Kentucky in June 2017 (William Mapother / Instagram)


6 ft 1 in or 185.5 cm


78 kg or 172 lbs

Race / Ethnicity


William Mapother is of German, English, Irish, and Welsh descent.

Hair Color

Dark Brown

Eye Color


Sexual Orientation


Distinctive Features

Deep-set eyes

William Mapother at Antelope Valley California Poppy Reserve in May 2017
William Mapother at Antelope Valley California Poppy Reserve in May 2017 (William Mapother / Instagram)

William Mapother Facts

  1. His last name is pronounced as “MAY-pah-ther”.
  2. Before he started his career in the acting industry, William Mapother worked as a school teacher in East Los Angeles for 3 years.
  3. In 1989, he made his first theatrical film appearance in the biographical war drama film, Born on the Fourth of July, starring Tom Cruise, Kyra Sedgwick, Raymond J. Barry, Jerry Levine, Frank Whaley, and Willem Dafoe.
  4. After fighting a battle against lung cancer and pulmonary fibrosis, his father passed away on June 22, 2006.
  5. William Mapother has also been elected to the National Board of the Screen Actors Guild.
  6. He co-starred as Dr. Jerrems in the psychological thriller film, Tell Me How I Die, in 2016.
  7. He is the co-founder of the film finance platform named Slated.
  8. William also co-founded the Flyover Film Festival in Louisville, Kentucky.
  9. He has done voiceover work in video games like Halo: ReachFallout: New VegasThe Secret WorldLightning Returns: Final Fantasy XIII, and Hitman.

Featured Image by VailFilmFest / Wikimedia / CC BY-SA 4.0

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