William Frankfather was an American film and television actor, best known for Mousehunt, Death Becomes Her, Cool World, and The Rocketeer. Other film credits include When a Man Loves a Woman, Family of Spies, I Know My First Name is Steven, The Women of Brewster Place, War Party, Harry and the Hendersons, Baby Boom, Alamo Bay, Flashpoint, Why Me?, Pennies from Heaven, Inside Moves, This Year’s Blonde, and Foul Play.
Television credits include guest appearances on Lifetime’s Any Day Now, ABC’s NYPD Blue, NBC’s Wings, NBC’s Empty Nest, FOX’s Melrose Place, NBC’s St. Elsewhere, ABC’s Dynasty, NBC’s Mama’s Place, NBC’s The A-Team, ABC’s The Greatest American Hero, and CBS’ Trapper John, M.D.
Broadway theatre credits include Mr. Franklin in Children of a Lesser God (Longacre Theatre).