Bill Pullman
Bill Pullman
Celebrated Name: Bill Pullman
Real Name/Full Name: William James Pullman
Gender: Male
Age: 70 years old
Birth Date: December 17, 1953
Birth Place: Hornell, New York
Nationality: American
Height: 1.87 m
Weight: 86 kg
Sexual Orientation: Straight
Marital Status: Married
Wife/Spouse (Name): Tamara Hurwitz
Children/Kids (Son and Daughter): Yes (Maesa, Jack, and Lewis)
Dating/Girlfriend (Name): N/A
Is Bill Pullman Gay?: No
Profession: Actor, Voice Actor, Film director
Salary: N/A
Net Worth in 2024: $20 million
Last Updated: July 2024

William James Pullman is an award-winning American actor voice actor and film director. He is famously known for his portrayal featuring President Thomas j. Whitemore in the movie ‘Independence Day.’ He also starred in other films and movies that have also been very successful such as Lost Highway, Spaceballs, While You Were Sleeping,’ The accidental tourist’ and ‘LBJ,’ ‘Casper,’ ‘Sleepless in Seattle,’ ‘Titan A.E,’ and much more.

Maybe you know about Bill Pullman very well, but do you know how old and tall is he and what is his net worth in 2024? If you do not know, we have prepared this article about details of Bill Pullman’s short biography-wiki, career, professional life, personal life, today’s net worth, age, height, weight, and more facts. Well, if you’re ready, let’s start.

Early Life & Biography

Bill Pullman was born in Hornell, New York, on December 17, 1953. His mother, Johanna Pullman, was a nurse, and his father James Pulls on was a doctor and a town coroner. Bill has six other siblings. After graduating from Hornell High School in 1971, he received a BA degree in theatre from the New York College at Oneonta. He further received an MFA in Directing and Theatre and an honorary Ph.D. from the University of Massachusetts.

Personal Life

Pullman got married to his long-time girlfriend Tamara Hurwitz, 1987, who is a professional modern dancer. They together have three children who are talented. Differently, Lewis, who is an actor, Maesa, is a singer-songwriter and Jack Pullman.

Age, Height, and Weight

Being born on December 17, 1953, Bill Pullman is 70 years old as of today’s date 25th July 2024. His height is 1.87m tall, and his weight is 86 kg.


Bill Pullman’s first job was at Montana state university as an assistant professor. His students later encouraged him to pursue his dream as an actor, and he gave it a shot, which landed him a role in the film ruthless people, which was his first debut in 1986.

Since then his acting career became very promising for he starred in the Spaceballs in 1987, the accidental tourist 1988, sleepless in Seattle in 1993, while you were sleeping in 1995, Casper in 1995, independence day 1996, he landed a major role in lost highway 1997 and lake placid in 1999.

His raspy and gravelly voice got him the opportunity to lend his voice for many films like Casper and animated post-apocalyptic film Titan A.E

His most recent projects film recordings include the grudge and scary movie 4.

Bill has also starred in plays from 2001-2002 like “the goat, or who is Sylvia.” The play was well received and earned several awards, such as Tony award for best play in 2002, drama desk award in an outstanding new play which he won in 2002, Pulitzer Prize for drama in 2003.

He has also received several nominations for 2002 drama desk award outstanding actor in a play.

Bill featured in the miniseries Revelations as Dr. Richard Massey; additionally, he starred in Albee’s play Peter and Jerry in New York. The exceptional performance, he received a nomination his second Drama Desk Award for Outstanding Actor in a Play in 2008.

Pullman has also written creative plays, his first being expedition 6, which has the theme of international space stations. The play was opened in September 2007 at the San Francisco’s magic theatre.

His movie LBJ is an American political drama film released in the year 2016. The movie received a lot of reviews worldwide.

Bill has featured in the USA network mystery series the sinner as detective Harry Ambrose, and the series premiered in 2017.

Awards & Achievements

Bill has also starred in plays from 2001-2002 like “the goat, or who is Sylvia.” The play was well received and earned several awards, such as Tony award for best play in 2002, drama desk award in an outstanding new play which he won in 2002, Pulitzer Prize for drama in 2003.

In 2008 he won the Master of Cinema award at the River Run International Film Festival.

He won the Excellence Award at the Locarno International Film Festival and also the Excellence in Acting Award at the Woodstock Film Festival In 2016,

Net Worth & Salary of Bill Pullman in 2024

Bill Pullman Net Worth
Bill Pullman Net Worth

For his exemplary works in over two decades has majorly earned his income acting and producing career. In 2017 he was ranked as one of the highest-paid actors. His movies while you were sleeping, Casper, Independence Day, and lost highway have independently earned significant amounts that contribute to the overall increase of his net worth.

Bill lends his gravelly and deep voice in animated movies.

As of July 2024, Billy Pullman has an estimated worth of $20 million, and figures are subject to change as there are still pending projects.

Despite losing his sense of smell through a head injury, Bill is generally a very comical person who can be easily identified by many. His role in Independence Day left the general public thinking that he is the president


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