William James "Bill" Pullman
(born December 17
) is an American actor who is well-known for his performance roles such as Captain Lone Starr
, Thomas J. Whitmore in Independence Day
, Joseph Korso
in Titan A.E.
, Dr. James Harvey
in the 1995
live-action film Casper
, and Standrich Dale Gilchrist in the NBC
sitcom 1600 Penn
For Disney, he portrayed Bryan Denton in the 1992 musical film Newsies and Commander Dolan in the 2004 Disney Channel Original Movie, Tiger Cruise. He also played Whitman Crawford in the 1996 Touchstone Pictures movie Mr. Wrong, Jack Callaghan in While You Were Sleeping, and Earl Mott in Ruthless People.
Bill Pullman attending the 2011 San Diego Comic Con.