William Christopher Stephens is a native of Dayton, OH and a graduate of AMDA (The American Musical & Dramatic Academy) in New York City. After a stint in the Army & the Ohio National Guard, William received an honorable discharge and decided to pursue his passion for performance art in NYC
Affectionately referred to as “The Dorky Denzel” by an acting mentor because of his love of theatre & video games, he made his onscreen debut in the Acapulco Black Film Festival & Urbanworld Film Festival’s award winning suspense thriller Uninvited Guest.
He has graced the stage alongside Broadway vets and appeared in numerous television & film productions, most notably, Marvel Studio’s The Avengers. As his career progresses, he continues to seek roles that illuminate the humanity, humor, and intelligence within challenging characters.
Will broke into film with his first lead role in 1999's Uninvited Guest, Directed by Timothy Wayne Folsome.
WILL LANDED A ROLE IN THE MEGA SUCCESSFUL MARVEL STUDIOS ``THE AVENGERS``, DIRECTED BY JOSS WHEDON
Starring in the major video game release: Battlefield: Hardline