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Bill Cable (I) (1946–1998)

Bill Cable was born on May 2, 1946 in Gary, Indiana, USA as William Cumpanas. He was an actor and writer, known for Basic Instinct (1992), Elvira: Mistress of the Dark (1988) and Pee-wee's Big Adventure (1985). He was married to shirley ann njos. He died on March 7, 1998 in Los Angeles, California, USA. See full bio »

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Basic Instinct Johnny Boz
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 1992 Basic Instinct
Johnny Boz
 1988 La posta in gioco
Captain Calò
 1987 What's Love
 1985 Pee-wee's Big Adventure
Policeman #1
 1985 Flesh and Bullets
 1984 Movie Macabre (TV Series)
The Hunk
- Frankenstein's Castle of Freaks (1984) ... The Hunk
 1978 Jungle Blue
Evor (as Bigg John)
 1973 The Last Tango in Acapulco
Miguel / Father
 1972 Bijou
Bearded man with whip (as Cable)
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 1987 What's Love (screenplay)

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Other Works:

Billed as Stoner, Bill Cable starred in the short "Cooling It" (directed by Rip Colt) in a non-sex role for Colt Studio

Alternate Names:

Cable | Bigg John


6' 3" (1.91 m)

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Was the cover model and appeared in the November 1974 issue of Playgirl magazine. See more »



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