Bill Paxton is an American actor, director and producer. He gained popularity through his starring roles in the films Tombstone, True Lies, Apollo 13 and Titanic. He got his big break in 1992 when he was cast as Dale "Hurricane" Dixon in the critically acclaimed film-noir One False Move.
Paxton starred in the HBO series "Big Love" from 2006 through 2011. He earned an Emmy nomination for his work in the miniseries "Hatfields & McCoys".