William Langston Thornton is an American celebrity son. William Langston Thornton is best known as the son of Billy Bob Thornton and Pietra Dawn Cherniak. Moreover, his father is an actor, filmmaker, and singer.
Table of Biography
William Langston Thornton was born on the 27th of June 1993, in the United States of America. According to his birth date, he is 29 years old and holds an American nationality. Moreover, he has a zodiac sign of Virgo and he has mixed ethnicity.
In addition, he is the son of Billy Bob Thornton (father) and Pietra Dawn Cherniak (mother). His father is a famous actor, filmmaker, and singer whereas, his mother is a former Playboy model.
Moreover, his parents divorced in 1997, He has a younger brother whose name is Harry James Thornton. Moreover, he has other two half-siblings from his father’s side. And, their names are Amanda Brumfield and Bella Thornton.
Regarding his academic career, he went to a local high school nearby his hometown. Moreover, there is not much information regarding his further educational information.
Regarding William Langston Thornton’s professional career, there is no such detailed information regarding it.
Billy Bob Thornton
Billy Bob Thornton is an American actor who made his debut and co-wrote n the 1992 thriller One False Move, and received international attention after writing, directing, and starring in the independent drama film Sling Blade (1996). After Sling Blade, he starred in several important movie roles throughout the 1990s, such as the crime drama A Simple Plan, the political drama Primary Colors, the science fiction disaster movie Armageddon, and Oliver Stone’s neo-noir U-Turn.
In the 2000s, he appeared in the dramas Monster’s Ball (2001), The Man Who Wasn’t There (2001), and Friday Night Lights (2004); comedies Bandits (2001), Intolerable Cruelty (2003), and Bad Santa (2003); and action films Eagle Eye (2008) and Faster (2010).
As a Director and singer
He played Lorne Malvo in the first season of the anthology series Fargo in 2014. Moreover, he portrayed Goliath which is an Amazon original series, in 2016. He has co-written several movies with Tom Epperson, most of which are usually set in the Southern United States, such as A Family Thing (1996) and The Gift (2000). Following Sling Blade, he directed Daddy and Them (2001), All the Pretty Horses (2000), and Jayne Mansfield’s Car (2012).
He started a career as a singer-songwriter in addition to his work in movies. He is the vocalist for the blues-rock band The Boxmasters and has released four solo albums.
Awards and Net Worth
William has not yet received awards or honors. But his father, Billy has won some of them as an actor. He received the prestigious “Academy Award” in the category of “Best Adapted Screenplay” for the 1996 movie “Sling Blade.” He also received the “Edgar Poe Allen Award,” “National Board of Review Award,” “Independent Spirit Award,” and “Writer’s Guild of America Award” for his work in the film.
He received the “Golden Globe Award” for “Fargo” in the “Best Actor” category in 2015. For “Goliath,” he earned the same honor in 2017. In October 2004, he was awarded a star on the “Hollywood Walk of Fame.” He has been nominated for several accolades over the years, including the “Golden Globe Award,” “AFI Award,” “Satellite Award,” “Saturn Award,” “Screen Actors Guild Award,” and others, in several categories.
Regarding Willam’s net worth, he has not yet revealed his income, salary, and net worth, On the other hand, his father Billy has an estimated net worth of $15 million.
As of now, he is single and unmarried. Moreover, there is no information on whether William is in a relationship or not. He likes to live a private life and maintain a distance from rumors and controversy. So, William is not a part of controversy or rumors.
Body measurements and Social media
William is 6 feet 4 inches tall and weighs around 60 kg. Moreover, this man has brown eyes with brown hair and there is no information on his chest-waist-hip measurements, dress size, shoe size, biceps, and others.
This American celebrity kid is not active on social media platforms such as Instagram, Twitter, and Facebook.