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Will Lyman



Will has had featured roles in What Doesn’t Kill You, Little Children, Mystic River, The Siege, A Perfect Murder, Welcome to the Dollhouse (Sundance Audience Award 1996), Celtic Pride, and The Crucible, as well as starring roles in Floating, The Gentleman from Boston, Dischord, and Alma Mater.

He has worked in countless short and/or experimental films for Boston area filmmakers including Ellie Lee’s Dog Days and Dana Glazer’s Intermezzo (Student Academy Award).

Will’s television work includes the dead President Bridges in the ABC series Commander-in-Chief, as well as starring roles in Threat Matrix, three seasons of The Adventures of William Tell aka Crossbow; and the NBC series Hull High; in addition, there have been guest star appearances in Law and Order: Criminal Intent; the original Law and Order, Ed, Spenser: For Hire (twice), Murder, She Wrote, and Mann and Machine.

TV miniseries include the memorable Three Sovereigns for Sarah, with Vanessa Redgrave, and George Washington. His first television appearance was in 1976: the title role in PBS’ Kosciuszko: An American Portrait.

Daytime television includes Another World, The Doctors, Guiding Light, All My Children, Loving, Ryan’s Hope.


Will Lyman