|William Mapother Quick Info|
|Height||6 ft 1 in|
|Date of Birth||April 17, 1965|
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.
William Reibert Mapother Jr.
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.
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.
William Mapother Facts
- His last name is pronounced as “MAY-pah-ther”.
- Before he started his career in the acting industry, William Mapother worked as a school teacher in East Los Angeles for 3 years.
- 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.
- After fighting a battle against lung cancer and pulmonary fibrosis, his father passed away on June 22, 2006.
- William Mapother has also been elected to the National Board of the Screen Actors Guild.
- He co-starred as Dr. Jerrems in the psychological thriller film, Tell Me How I Die, in 2016.
- He is the co-founder of the film finance platform named Slated.
- William also co-founded the Flyover Film Festival in Louisville, Kentucky.
- He has done voiceover work in video games like Halo: Reach, Fallout: New Vegas, The Secret World, Lightning Returns: Final Fantasy XIII, and Hitman.
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