William Abadie is a French actor. He is best known for roles in films such as Resident Evil: Extinction (2007), The Pink Panther (2006) and Unfaithful (2002). In 2013, he played Alan Bernard in the TV series Homeland.
William Abadie was honored with a Life Time Membership at the famed Actor Studio in 2000.
Two years later, during the run of his self-produced Off-Broadway production of Dennis McIntyre's MODIGLIANI (2002), William received positive reviews from the New York Times Theater Critic, Anita Gates. This milestone allowed him to attract established representation, which quickly led to his professional Film and TV career in the U.S.
William portrayed memorable characters in some of America's most acclaimed and iconic TV shows: SEX AND THE CITY, THE O.C, E.R, ENTOURAGE, UGLY BETTY, 90210, GOSSIP GIRL, and most recently, the Golden Globe award-winning show HOMELAND to name a few.
On the silver screen William has appeared in blockbusters including RESIDENT EVIL and Shawn Levy's THE PINK PANTHER in which he plays opposite Steve Martin.
William completed filming of the first season of Darren Star's new dramedy EMILY IN PARIS, slated to stream on Netflix in October 2020. He plays the role of Antoine Lambert. Through diverse athletic and event-oriented initiatives, William has supported such charitable organizations as MMFA, TEAM FOR KIDS, CITY HARVEST, and CULTURE FOR ONE. He is an accomplished Alpine snowboarder, triathlete, Lake Placid Iron-Man finisher, as well as a devoted Marathon runner with dozens of races under his belt.