|Born||Samuel William Hinzman
October 24, 1936
Coraopolis, Pennsylvania, U.S.
|Died||February 5, 2012
Darlington, Pennsylvania, U.S.
|Occupation||Actor, director, cinematographer, producer, editor and writer|
|Years active||1968 - 2011|
Samuel William "Bill" Hinzman (October 24, 1936 – February 5, 2012) was an American actor and film director.
Hinzman's first role was the cemetery zombie in the popular horror film Night of the Living Dead (1968). Hinzman also played roles in the films Legion of the Night (1985), Santa Claws (1996), Evil Ambitions (1996), and The Drunken Dead Guy (2005).
- "Early Art and Trailer: Kurt Angle's River of Darkness". DreadCentral.
- J.C. Maçek III (June 15, 2012). "The Zombification Family Tree: Legacy of the Living Dead". PopMatters.
- "Rest in Peace: Bill Hinzman". DreadCentral.