Date of birth: January 10, 1944
Full name: William Sanderson
True Blood character: Sheriff Bud Dearborne
Hometown: Memphis, Tennessee
William Sanderson's Bio:
William Sanderson served two years in the US Army, and following his military service, attended Southern Methodist University. He earned both a BBA degree and a JD law degree from Memphis State University and later went to New York to try his luck as an actor. He studied his craft with Herbert Burghof and William Hickey. Sanderson began acting in off-Broadway stage productions and several independent pictures before moving to film and television. He currently appears on True Blood and lives in Burbank, California with his wife Sharon Wix.