William Louis Petersen (born February 21, 1953) is an American actor and producer. He is best known for his role as Gil Grissom in the CBS drama series CSI: Crime Scene Investigation (2000–2015), for which he won a Screen Actors Guild Award and was nominated for a Golden Globe Award; he was further nominated for three Primetime Emmy Awards as a producer of the show.
|Full name at birth||
William Louis Petersen
|Claim to fame||
CSI: Crime Scene Investigation, Manhunter
|Date of birth||
21 February 1953
|Place of birth||
Evanston, IL, USA
5' 11" (180 cm)
Bishop Kelly High School, Boise, ID
Idaho State University
Creative Artists Agency
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