Paxton in August 2011
May 17, 1955
Fort Worth, Texas, U.S.
Kelly Rowan (1979-1980) (divorced)|
Louise Newbury (1987-present) 2 children
James (b. 1994)|
Lydia (b. 1997)
William "Bill" Paxton (born May 17, 1955) is an American actor and film director. He gained popularity after starring roles in the films Apollo 13, Twister, Aliens, True Lies, and Titanic. Paxton starred in the HBO series Big Love (2006–2011).