From the iconic character actor who starred in such films and shows as Blade Runner, True Blood, Newhart, and Deadwood — I’m That Guy is an indelible rags-to-riches story that demonstrates the power of perseverance and fortitude in overcoming one's struggles.
This May, the Midtown Scholar Bookstore is thrilled to celebrate the launch of Hollywood Actor William Sanderson’s new book, I’m That Guy: The Rough-and-Tumble Life of a Character Actor. Book signing to follow discussion. This event is free and open to the public.
Book signing will immediately follow discussion. Books must be purchased through the Midtown Scholar Bookstore to gain entrance to the signing line. Books purchased in-store will be the only items available to be signed. One photo per-person will be allowed, and photos will only be permitted for attendees who purchase the book.
About the Book:
William Sanderson has enjoyed a prosperous career in Hollywood as a highly successful character actor whom everyone seems to recognize - but they aren't always certain from what. Spanning a variety of genres over nearly a half-century performing in TV, film and stage, Sanderson has inhabited such high-profile roles as E.B. Farnum in the HBO western "Deadwood," Sheriff Bud Dearborne in the HBO vampire series "True Blood," Larry in the classic CBS sitcom "Newhart" and J.F. Sebastian in the sci-fi film masterwork "Blade Runner."
Yes, I'm That Guy takes readers behind the scenes of these productions and many more including "Coal Miner's Daughter," "Lonesome Dove," "Lone Wolf McQuade" and "The Client," showcasing Sanderson's knack for making a memorable mark in each of his projects.
As you will learn in his memoir, Sanderson is far more than merely the sum of his characters. His tumultuous rags-to-riches story is instructive in demonstrating the power of perseverance and fortitude in overcoming one's struggles with self-doubt and self-sabotage and - thanks to the love of a good woman - ultimately carving out a positive, contented life.
About the Author:
William Sanderson is a beloved veteran character actor of film and television with a plethora of iconic roles to his credit. He lives in Harrisburg, PA with his wife, Sharon. "Yes, I'm That Guy" is his first book.