Mostly Credited As: Will Patton
Birth Name: William Rankin Patton
Date Of Birth: June 14, 1954 (Age 61)
Country Of Birth: USA
Birth Place: Charleston, South Carolina
Height: 5' 10 ½" (1.79 m)
Will Patton is an American actor, and was born on June 14, 1954 in Charleston, South Carolina. Patton has been working consistently as a dependable character actor since the early 1980's. His first film role came in a 1981 telefilm about the infamous Kent State shootings. Within a few years he was landing roles in films like 'Silkwood', 'Desperately Seeking Susan', 'After Hours, and 'No Way Out'. In 1991, Patton played a memorable supporting role in the controversial religious drama 'The Rapture' with Mimi Rogers. Patton can currently be seen inhabiting the heroic character of Capt. Dan Weaver on TNT's 'Falling Skies'. Other assorted selections from Will's long list of credits include Remember The Titans, Armageddon, The Client, The Puppet Masters, Romeo is Bleeding, and Breakfast of Champions.