William Forsythe- Biography, Age, Height, Net Worth, Wife, Marriage

William Forsythe

William Forsythe is an American actor best known for playing gangsters and tough guys. He is most recognized for his roles in the television shows ‘Once Upon a Time in America,’ ‘Raising Arizona,’ ‘The Rock,’ ‘Direct Hit,’ and ‘The Bronx Bull.’

Quick Facts

Full Real NameWilliam Forsythe
Age68 years old
Date of birthJune 07, 1955
Place of BirthBrooklyn, New York City, New York, USA
WifeMelody Mundon (.d)
Net worth$8 million
Height (approx.)6 ft 0 inches
Weight (approx.)62 Kg

William Forsythe Age & Early Life

William Forsythe was born on June 7, 1955, in Bedford-Stuyvesant, Brooklyn, New York City, New York, USA. His nationality is American, and he is of mixed race (Italian (maternal grandfather), Scottish, English, Irish, and German ancestry). Johnny William Forsythe is his paternal grandpa, and Addis Irene is his maternal grandmother. Anthony Castellano is his maternal grandpa, and Dorothy King is his grandmother. He trained as an actor at The Beverly Hills Playhouse. His passion for acting was sparked when he was obliged to portray Caesar in a school performance of Shakespeare’s ‘Julius Caesar.’ He began performing when he was a youngster.

William Forsythe Height & Weight

William Forsythe has a nice height of 6 feet and an unknown body weight His hair is salt and pepper, and his eyes are blue. There is no mention of his shoe size.

William Forsythe

William Forsythe’s Net Worth

How much is William Forsythe’s net worth? It’s difficult to put a figure on his annual pay, although his net worth is reported to be $8 million as of November 2023.


In his early teens, Forsythe began acting in local musicals, eventually landing on and off-Broadway. He has been working in the industry since 1978 and has established himself as one of Hollywood’s most popular and skilled performers. In New York City, he made his debut at the age of 16. He has extended his wings in both the worlds of television and film, and he is equally at home in both.

William Forsythe

As an actor, he has gotten everything imaginable, including fame, money, adoration, love, and a better life, all of which are the result of his hard work and commitment. With his inherited physique shape, he is most suited for gangster and tough-guy roles. If you’re placed against Forsythe, you’ll have to work hard since his raw intensity and danger on-screen are unrivaled. In 1993, he was nominated for an Independent Spirit Award for Best Supporting Actor for his role in ‘Waterdance.’ He typically portrays strong criminals or police officers.

William Forsythe Wife & Marriage

Who is William Forsythe’s wife? When it comes to William Forsythe’s dating status, he is presently single. Previously, he was married to Melody Mundon, but their marriage did not endure long owing to a variety of factors, finally leading to divorce. There is no record of their marrying or divorcing.  They have blessed with three children throughout their marriage: Rebecca in 1990, Angelica in 1992, and Chloe in 1993.