William Vail

William Vail

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    • November 30th, 1950
Wlliam Vail (born November 30, 1950) is an American set decorator and actorbest known for his role as "Kirk" in the 1974 American horror classic The Texas Chain Saw Massacre. Vail was born in San Antonio, Texas. He began his film career in 1974, when he played the character of "Kirk" in the Texas Chainsaw Massacre. He then starred in three more films titled Poltergeist (1982), Mausoleum (1983), and Glitch! (1988). He then decided to switch as a Set Decorator in the film, A Cry for Help: The Tracey Thurman Story (1989). He continues to work as a Set Decorator, and has recently helped with the TV Movie, The Craigslist Killer (2011).

Starring William Vail on Plex

  • Glitch!
    Angry Valet


Acting (5 Credits)

2013Texas Chainsaw as Kirk (archive footage)
1988Glitch! as Angry Valet
1983Mausoleum as The Final Demon (as Bill Vail)
1982Poltergeist as Implosion Man
1974The Texas Chain Saw Massacre as Kirk

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