William Todd Levinson was born in Kingston,N.Y. As a child,he had a keen interest in school plays,which lead to a quest in acting,and music,learning how to play the cello at age 8 and trombone by age 11,and becoming an accomplished musician playing multiple instruments by his teens. William,or Todd,as he is better known,would begin his film and stage acting career later in life,beginning with his small role in the independent film "Maiden of the Hospital Nights". This was followed by a role in the play "A Woodstock Century",a whimsical musical based on the rich history of the arts colony of Woodstock,N.Y.,which is a second home for Todd. Todd was pursuing his musical aspirations as well,performing with various musicians,and he continued to act,appearing in the film "Woodstock:Can't Get There from Here",a documentary about Woodstock,New York,as himself. His next role was in the remake of the film "War of the Worlds" in 2005,followed by a role as a state police investigator in the 2007 film "Racing Daylight",starring Melissa Leo and David Strathairn. Todd was also in the video for the rock group Blondie for their song "Mother" in 2011,as a club going zombie. In 2012,Todd appeared in the movie "Rhymes With Banana",and was the "Bass God" in Laurent Rejtö's film "Persephone",and provided voice-over talent for the movie "Bachelorette",starring Kirsten Dunst. In 2013,Todd appeared in the film "Frances Ha" and has an upcoming appearance in"The Sisterhood of Night", due out in 2014.
Name: William Todd Levinson
Known for: Persephone