SOUTH AFRICA'S TV WEBSITE
SIGN IN SEARCH MENU
SOUTH AFRICA'S TV WEBSITE


Bill Hader

Full / Real Name: William Hader
Born: 07 June 1978 (43 years old)
Gender: Male

Rate:

6.0

Add to Actor Favourites

Bio

Bill Hader is an American actor, comedian, producer and writer best known as a cast member on Saturday Night Live and for his supporting roles in comedy films such as Superbad, Hot Rod, Tropic Thunder, Adventureland, Paul, Forgetting Sarah Marshall and Night at the Museum: Battle of the Smithsonian.

Originally from Tulsa, Oklahoma, Hader made an early splash on SNL in 2005 with his uncanny impressions including, most notably, Al Pacino and Vincent Price.

Other fan favourites include the clueless Italian celebrity interviewer Vinny Vedecci, disgruntled news correspondent Herb Welch and Stefon, the hipster New York City nightlife correspondent on Weekend Update.

In 2009, Hader won an Emmy Award for Best Animated Series for his work on South Park.

Hader has segued into the feature film world with an impressive list of credits under his belt, including several Judd Apatow productions such as the hit comedies Superbad and Forgetting Sarah Marshall. He has also appeared in Apatow's Knocked Up and Pineapple Express.

In the feature film Hot Rod, directed by Akiva Schaffer, he was seen alongside SNL castmate Andy Samberg. In 2009, Hader co-starred in Greg Mottola's critically acclaimed feature film Adventureland, opposite SNL co-star Kristen Wiig; Hader co-starred in the box office hit Night at the Museum: Battle of the Smithsonian with Ben Stiller, and Tropic Thunder opposite Tom Cruise.

Hader was the lead voice in the 3-D animated film Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs opposite Anna Faris, which earned a Golden Globe nomination for Best Animated Feature.

Hader can also be heard as The Voice in the 2010 action comedy Scott Pilgrim vs. The World starring Michael Cera. He also appeared in the comedy feature film Paul, with Simon Pegg, Nick Frost and Kristen Wiig, directed by Mottola, the third collaboration between the actor and director.

In summer 2011 Hader completed production on The To Do List, a film written and directed by his wife Maggie Carey. In 2012, in the series premiere of The Mindy Project, Hader guest starred as Mindy's ex-boyfriend.

A Second City Los Angeles alum, Hader currently lives in New York with his wife and their daughter.



LATEST ARTICLES

New on TV today: Monday 27 September

An Unexpected Killer surfaces on CBS Justice as Travel revisits Destination Fear.


Idols 17: Monique feels the impact first

Monique's pretty smile becomes the first casualty of the Live Shows.


New on TV today: Sunday 26 September

Khuzani Bo! debuts on SABC1 as Strictly Come Dancing returns to BBC Brit with three South African dancers.


New on TV today: Saturday 25 September

Docuseries uShuni KaMaskandi starts on SABC1 and The Ultimate Braai Master returns to e.tv.


New on TV today: Friday 24 September

Blood & Water returns to Netflix and Curiosity goes Face to Face: Mandela vs De Klerk.


The Red Room Teasers - October 2021

Selvi breaks the shackles that keep her at home.


New! A Touch of Love Teasers - September 2021

Introducing the first teasers for Glow TV's new series, which switched times with A Love To Die For.


Lingashoni Teasers - October 2021

Prudence throws herself into the line of fire.


New on TV today: Thursday 23 September

There's a Storm Rising on Nat Geo as 12 strangers build The Bridge on M-Net.


The Queen Teasers - October 2021

Harriet and Hector are like magnets.

LATEST SITE ACTIVITY


More activity at TVSA Central



LATEST SOAPIE TEASERS



LATEST SOAPIE TEASERS






×
×

You browser doesn't have Flash, Silverlight, Gears, BrowserPlus or HTML5 support.