William B. Davis Net Worth

William B. Davis Net Worth is
$2 Million

William B. Davis Biography

15 William Brice Davis can be an actor and director of Canadian nationality, known best for showing up as The Smoking Guy on the sci-fi group of television, The X-Data files. Born on the 13th of January, 1938, his expertise and lengthy experience in neuro-scientific acting has produced his bio and profession details searched by enthusiasts all around the globe. He has been regarded as married and provides been specialized in his spouse for days gone by 5 years. The name of his prior spouse isn’t known. He began his profession as actor at a little age group in the Canadian Broadcasting Company. He also educated himself at the LAMDA and proved helpful in the united kingdom as a director in theatre function. He was the associate director at The National Theatre of THE UK in UK before he shifted to Canada. The few tied the knot and provides been together since that time. his various other acting credits use in Showcase and Continuum. He’s also the founder of his very own acting school called The William Davis Center for Actors Research. After his stint as a faculty person in a university and a director for many theatres, his attempted his submit acting and obtained many minor functions. William B. He made an appearance as a recurring actor and he was presented with several functions in series like Smallville and Stargate SG-1. His looks and appealing character have produced him a hugely effective actor. He also proved helpful as a radio drama director and became the faculty person in the Humber University. The personal life of the versatile personality is well known so as his profession is. He was created to a mom who was simply a psychologist and a dad who was an attorney. He became a member of Britain’s National Theatre in 1964, dealing with greats Maggie Smith and Laurence Olivier after that returning to Montreal the next year to be Assistant Creative Director and, subsequently, Creative Director of the National Theatre College of Canada. He became the creative director of the Event Lennoxville after getting the freelance director at many Canadian theatres. They appear to be devoted to one another and have no various other extra marital affair however. Aside from her, he hasn’t been assumed to possess dated anybody from inside or beyond your acting fraternity. He nevertheless once was married. William was created in Toronto in Canada and was signed up for the University of Toronto for his educational amount of Bachelor of Arts in Philosophy. Along with his previous wife, he provides two daughter called Melinda and Rebecca. He’s also a grandfather of two grandchildren from his prior marriage. William’s performing and directing credits possess led him to build up a net worthy of of an impressive 2 million dollars and he certainly gets an enormous salary too. His elevation is 6 foot and 2 in .. He has directed 49th and Main, Waste materials, Hay Fever, Sherlock Holmes etc. The Smoking cigarettes Man was his most iconic function that was portrayed in the sci-fi tv series The X-Data files. Davis Net Value: William B. Davis is certainly a Canadian actor and director who includes a net worthy of of $2 million dollars. Born January 13, 1938 in Toronto, Ontario, Canada, and known for his iconic function as The USING TOBACCO Guy in The X-Data files (better referred to as Cancerman), he’s also respectable as a director in theatre aswell. On the tiny screen, a few of his credits consist of guest appearances on strike shows such as for example Human Supernatural, Caprica and Target. He was the creative director of the English Performing System at Canada’s National Theatre College and later on founded Vancouver’s The William Davis Center for Actor’s Research. Davis has also made an appearance in a string of movies opposite celebrities such as for example Penelope Ann Miller, Martin Sheen, Anne Archer, Margot Kidder, Matthew Perry, and Brian Dennehy. He wedded his previous girlfriend Emmanuelle Herpin on 2011. Davis spent a formative 12 months at The London Academy of Dramatic Artwork in Britain. A devoted drinking water skier and competitive snow skier, Davis attends lover conventions all over the world and provides talks on climate switch and skepticism. In September 2011, he wedded Emmanuelle Herpin and divides his time taken between Canada and France.

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Quick Facts

Full NameWilliam B. Davis
Net Worth$2 Million
Date Of BirthJanuary 13, 1938
Height1.89 m
ProfessionScreenwriter, Editor, Film director, Actor, Teacher, Athlete
EducationUniversity of Toronto, London Academy of Music and Dramatic Art
SpouseEmmanuelle Davis
ChildrenMelinda Davis, Rebecca Davis
NominationsScreen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series
MoviesThe X-Files, The Tall Man, The Messengers, Look Who's Talking, Max Rules, Medium Raw: Night of the Wolf, Stonados, The Thaw, Dark Storm, Saint Sinner, Snakehead Terror, The Dead Zone, The Shortcut, The Cradle Will Fall, Amazon Falls, Voyage of Terror, Singularity Principle, Perpetrators of the Crime, Out of Line, Killing Moon, Beyond Suspicion, Mindstorm, The Package, Behemoth, The Secret of Hidden Lake, Numb, Possession, Passengers, Sisters, Goose on the Loose, The Proposal, Becoming Dick, 100 Days in the Jungle, Cost Of Living, Polished, Focus, Abduct, Motel de Gracia
TV ShowsThe X-Files, 49th & Main, Robson Arms

Interesting Facts

1 William Davis now divides his time between North America and France after he married Emmanuelle Herpin who lives and works there. Emmanuelle is the Director of Finance for the City of Hyèresin in the south of France [2006]
2 Hosting the CBC presentation of Steven Spielberg's Taken (2002). [June 2003]
3 Acting in Michael Frayn's "Copenhagen", a Montreal-based play co-starring James Kidnie and Carolyn Hetherington, as Danish physicist Niels Bohr. [July 2003]
4 He has made guest appearances on all three of the longest running North American science fiction series: The X-Files (1993), Stargate SG-1 (1997) and Smallville (2001).
5 Two daughters, Melinda and Rebecca, from his first marriage. Rebecca runs the Rebecca Davis Dance Company in Philadelphia. Melinda is completing a specialty in cardiology at Ann Arbor.
6 Unlike his character on "The X-Files," he is an avid non-smoker and is vocally skeptical of paranormal beliefs, serving as a spokesman for both causes. However, both he and his character are atheists and water-skiers.
7 His favorite The X-Files (1993) episode is The X-Files: Talitha Cumi (1996).
8 Former drama professor at Bishop's University, Canada, before opening up William Davis Centre for Acting Study.
9 Wrote the The X-Files: En Ami (2000), which delved into the history of his character, The Cigarette-Smoking Man.
10 Formerly owned and operated the Vancouver-based William Davis Centre for Actors' Study, an acting school for beginners and professionals.
11 A Canadian national champion water-skier in his division.
12 A spokesman for the Canadian Cancer Society.
13 Smoked herbal cigarettes while filming The X-Files (1993).
14 Quit smoking in the late 1970s.


Won Awards

Won awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovieAward shared with
2002 Jury Award Nickel Independent Film and Video Festival Actor Polished (2002)

Nominated Awards

Nominated awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovieAward shared with
1999 Actor Screen Actors Guild Awards Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series The X Files (1993) Gillian Anderson

David Duchovny

Chris Owens

James Pickens Jr.

Mitch Pileggi
1998 Actor Screen Actors Guild Awards Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series The X Files (1993) Gillian Anderson

David Duchovny

Mitch Pileggi
1997 Actor Screen Actors Guild Awards Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series The X Files (1993) Gillian Anderson

David Duchovny

Mitch Pileggi

Steven Williams



Residue 2016 post-production Lamont
2BR02B: To Be or Naught to Be 2016 Short completed Granddad
After Frankenstein announced
Abduct 2016 Zane
The X-Files 1993-2016 TV Series Smoking Man Cigarette Smoking Man CGB Spender ...
Continuum 2012-2015 TV Series Older Alec Sadler
Signed, Sealed, Delivered: The Impossible Dream 2015 TV Movie Harper
Signed, Sealed, Delivered: Truth Be Told 2015 TV Movie Harper
R.L. Stine's The Haunting Hour 2013-2014 TV Series Grandfather / Plumberg
Focus 2014/IV Mr. Grant
Stonados 2013 TV Movie Ben
Singularity Principle 2013 Lawrence Cason
The Package 2013/I Dr. Willhelm
The Tall Man 2012 Sheriff Chestnut
Rise of the Damned 2011 Doctor
Behemoth 2011 TV Movie William Walsh
Amazon Falls 2010 Calvin
Flowers for Norma 2010 Short Older Gentleman #2
Medium Raw: Night of the Wolf 2010 TV Movie Dr. Robert Parker
Human Target 2010 TV Series Whitey Doyle
Blob 2010 Short The Boss
Something Evil Comes 2009 TV Movie Mr. Dutton
Web of Desire 2009 TV Movie Dr. Charles Friedman
Damage 2009 Veltz
The Shortcut 2009 Benjamin Hartley
The Thaw 2009 Ted
Caprica 2009 TV Series Minister Chambers
Possession 2008 Dr. Creane
The Femme Fatale 2008 Video short Sam
Reverse 2008 Short Chris
Passengers 2008 Jack
A Pickle 2008 Short Mack
Fear Itself 2008 TV Series Father Chris
Masters of Science Fiction 2007 TV Series The President
Numb 2007/I Peter Milbank
Judicial Indiscretion 2007 TV Movie Senator Garland Wolf
The Messengers 2007 Colby Price
Canadian Comedy Shorts 2006 TV Series Finance Minister
The Secret of Hidden Lake 2006 TV Movie Judge Landers
Sisters 2006/I Dr. Lucas Bryant
Her Fatal Flaw 2006 TV Movie Richard O'Brien
Dark Storm 2006 TV Movie General Killion
The Janitors 2006 Short Harvey
Goose on the Loose 2006 Alphonse David
Supernatural 2006 TV Series College Professor
Stargate SG-1 2005-2006 TV Series Ori Prior Damaris Damaris
The Last Round 2005 Mitchell
Dark Pines 2005 TV Movie documentary Shannon Fraser
Robson Arms 2005 TV Series Dr. Carlisle Wainwright
Tilt 2005 TV Series Father Mike
The Cost of Living 2005/II Short Mark Mortinson
Packing Up 2004 Short Jenkins
Max Rules 2004 Rick Brinkley
The X Files: Resist or Serve 2004 Video Game Cigarette Smoking Man CGB Spender (voice)
The Murdoch Mysteries 2004 TV Series Alderman Godfrey Shepcote
Lyon King 2004 Short Finance Minister
The Cradle Will Fall 2004 TV Movie Dist. Atty. Alex Myerson
Kingdom Hospital 2004 TV Series Dean Swinton
Snakehead Terror 2004 TV Movie Doc Jenkins
Word of Honor 2003 TV Movie Lewis Kaplan - Tyson's Boss
Smallville 2002-2003 TV Series Mayor William 'Billy' Tate
Arbor Vitae 2003 Short Old Soul
Broken Saints 2003 Video Benjamin Palmer (voice)
Polished 2002 Short Philip
100 Days in the Jungle 2002 TV Movie
Saint Sinner 2002 TV Movie Father Michael
The Thing 2002 Video Game Col. Whitely (voice, as William Davis)
Body & Soul 2002 TV Series Dr. Edward A. Esseff
Damaged Care 2002 TV Movie Dr. Sam Verbush
Aftermath 2002 Deputy Director Edwards
Andromeda 2001 TV Series Professor Logitch
MythQuest 2001 TV Series Drossos
Anthrax 2001 Tye Crow
Out of Line 2001 Russell
Jay and Silent Bob Strike Back 2001 Cigarette Smoking Man (uncredited)
The Outer Limits 1995-2001 TV Series Dr. Frank Biemler / John Wymer / Ed
Mindstorm 2001/I Parish (as William Davis)
First Wave 2001 TV Series Sagon
The Proposal 2001 Agent Frank Gruning
The Fearing Mind 2000 TV Series Mitchell Cofax
Becoming Dick 2000 TV Movie Dr. Hardwin
Mentors 2000 TV Series Sir Arthur Conan Doyle
Killing Moon 2000 TV Movie Ed
Perpetrators of the Crime 1999 Henderson
Murder Most Likely 1999 TV Movie Detective Inspector
The Last Tzaddik 1998 Short Mr. Drazien
The X-Files Game 1998 Video Game Cigarette Smoking Man CGB Spender
Voyage of Terror 1998 TV Movie Dr. Norman Ellisy
The X Files 1998 The Cigarette-Smoking Man
The Limbic Region 1996 TV Movie Teacher
Poltergeist: The Legacy 1996 TV Series Dr. Bill Nigel
Unforgettable 1996 Dr. Smoot
When the Vows Break 1995 TV Movie Dr. Alexander
Sliders 1995 TV Series Prof. Myman
Circumstances Unknown 1995 TV Movie Gene Reuschel
Not Our Son 1995 TV Movie Police Chief (uncredited)
Dangerous Intentions 1995 Group Leader
Don't Talk to Strangers 1994 TV Movie Huddleston
Beyond Suspicion 1994 TV Movie Capt. Dick Roth
Heart of a Child 1994 TV Movie Vern
North of 60 1993 TV Series Inspector Neilsen
Nightmare Cafe 1992 TV Series Doctor
Street Justice 1992 TV Series Badgely
Diagnosis Murder 1992 TV Movie Marvin Parkins
The Commish 1991 TV Series Don Chesley
Omen IV: The Awakening 1991 TV Movie Lawyer (uncredited)
The Hitman 1991 Dr. Atkins (as William Davis)
MacGyver 1991 TV Series Judge
21 Jump Street 1987-1991 TV Series Judge Harrison / Mr. Wickenton / Mr. Weidlin
It 1990 TV Mini-Series Mr. Gedreau
Anything to Survive 1990 TV Movie Dr. Reynolds
Wiseguy 1988-1989 TV Series Inspector #2 / Curant
Look Who's Talking 1989 Drug Doctor
Matinee 1989 TV Movie Heath Harris
Beyond the Stars 1989 Hal Simon (as William Davis)
Danger Bay 1987-1988 TV Series Jack Kane / Norris
Captain Power and the Soldiers of the Future 1988 TV Series Arvin
The Little Match Girl 1987 TV Movie Dr. Sam Easton (as Bill Davis)
Airwolf 1987 TV Series Newman / F.I.R.M. Official
Sworn to Silence 1987 TV Movie Peter Massio
Deadly Deception 1987 TV Movie Lawyer
The Beachcombers 1986 TV Series Dave Douglas
The Cuckoo Bird 1985 TV Movie Ted
Head Office 1985 University Dean (as William Davis)
SCTV Channel 1984 TV Series Man On The Phone
The Dead Zone 1983 Ambulance Driver (as William Davis)


Daedalus 2017 Short post-production
Reverse 2008 Short
49th and Main 2006 TV Series
Packing Up 2004 Short
Exchange 2003/II Short


Reverse 2008 Short writer
49th and Main 2006 TV Series
Packing Up 2004 Short
Exchange 2003/II Short
The X-Files 2000 TV Series written by - 1 episode


Packing Up 2004 Short
Exchange 2003/II Short


49th and Main 2006 TV Series executive producer
Exchange 2003/II Short producer


Cold Side of the Pillow 2017 thanks post-production
The X-Files: Re-Opened 2015 TV Special documentary short thanks
Says Who? 2012 Short special thanks - as Wm B Davis
The Jester 2008/I Short very special thanks


TV's Nastiest Villains 2014 TV Movie documentary Himself / The Smoking Man
The Mountain Runners 2012 Documentary Henry Engberg
Exhuming 'The Messengers' 2007 Video documentary short Himself
The X Files: The Making of 'The Truth' 2004 Video documentary Himself / Cigarette Smoking Man
The 4th Annual Leo Awards 2002 TV Special Himself - Presenter
Critical Eye 2002 TV Series documentary Himself - Host
The 3rd Annual Leo Awards 2001 TV Special Himself - Presenter
2nd Annual Leo Awards 2000 TV Special Himself - Presenter
Smoking: Why Can't I Quit? 2000 TV Movie documentary Host
The Cigarette Smoking Man Revealed 1999 Video documentary short Himself / Cigarette Smoking Man
Terminal City 1998 TV Series Himself
The X-Files Movie Special 1998 TV Special documentary Cigarette Smoking Man CGB Spender
Inside the X Files 1998 TV Special documentary Himself
The Jack Docherty Show 1998 TV Series Himself - Guest
43:45 - The Makings of a Struggle 2016 Video documentary Himself - 'Cigarette Smoking Man'
Season X 2016 Video documentary Himself - 'Cigarette Smoking Man'
The X-Files: Re-Opened 2015 TV Special documentary short Himself - Cigarette Smoking Man

Archive Footage

The X-Files 2002 TV Series Smoking Man
Secrets of the X Files, Part 2 1996 TV Special documentary Cigarette Smoking Man CGB Spender (uncredited)
Secrets of the X Files, Part 1 1995 TV Special documentary Cigarette Smoking Man CGB Spender (uncredited)

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