Character actor who played neurotic, psychotic characters in Taken 2 and Seven. He played James in Red Ribbon Blues and had many small roles in television shows.
His screen debut was in a 1991 episode of St. Elmo's Fire.
Director David Cronenberg named the two killers in the beginning of A History of Violence Leland Jones and William Orser in tribute to his legacy.
He had one child with actress and musician Jeanne Tripplehorn.
He appeared in Taken 2 with Liam Neeson.