William Devane

William Joseph Devane (born September 5, 1937) is an American film, television and theatre actor, known for his role as Greg Sumner on the primetime soap opera Knots Landing (1983–1993) and as James Heller on the Fox serial drama 24 (2005–2007), the role he reprised in Live Another Day (2014). He is also known for his supporting roles in films such as McCabe & Mrs. Miller (1971), Marathon Man (1976), and Space Cowboys (2000). Read more on wikipedia

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William Devane relives 1981 National Championship - WYFF Greenville


WYFF Greenville

William Devane relives 1981 National Championship
WYFF Greenville
"You put your heart and soul everything into this, and when you come up short like they did last season it was tough," Devane said. The loss "will motivate you. It's motivation because now they know, and Alabama knows, that Clemson is not afraid of ...

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Four Questions with Hart County coach William DeVane - Atlanta Journal Constitution (blog)


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Four Questions with Hart County coach William DeVane
Atlanta Journal Constitution (blog)
Football, Four GHSF Daily asked Georgia head coaches to answer these four questions. We'll report from a different head coach each day. William DeVane, Hart County. 1. What is the most memorable game you've been a part of as a player or coach?“I don't ...

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William Devane on The Grinder, 24, Alfred Hitchcock, and Ava Gardner - A.V. Club (blog)


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William Devane on The Grinder, 24, Alfred Hitchcock, and Ava Gardner
A.V. Club (blog)
Although he was ensconced within Knots Landing throughout the majority of the '80s, Devane has continued to work in both movies and TV ever since. He can currently be seen taking a rare comedic turn on Fox's The Grinder, and took time out to speak to ...

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John F. Kennedy and the movies: From Cliff Robertson to William Devane, from Martin Sheen to Patrick Dempsey ... - Plain Dealer (blog)


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John F. Kennedy and the movies: From Cliff Robertson to William Devane, from Martin Sheen to Patrick Dempsey ...
Plain Dealer (blog)
In addition to Devane, Sheen and Lowe, he has been played by James Franciscus, James Marsden, Greg Kinnear, Tim Matheson, Patrick Dempsey, Stephen Collins, William Peterson and Bruce Greenwood, among others. (Ossie Davis played him, sort of, ...

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