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William "Bill" Wiley is an American character actor possibly best known for the role of Reverend Amos Flavel in the 1986 movie, "Porky's II: The Next Day."
Born on November 1, 1928 in Gainesville, Florida, Wiley was the son of Henry Woodfin Phillips and Audrey Bowe-Philips. He served as a Corporal in the United States Army from 1950 to 1952 in the Member Players Club in Korea. He was married for a while to June Daniels from September 2, 1953 to April 1966 when they divorced. He later married Mary Linda Phillips on May 5, 1966. They have two children named William D. Wiley II and Henry Wiley. He received his Bachelor of Business Administration diploma from William and Mary in 1958.
As an actor, Wiley first appeared as a bellman in the 1980 movie, "Gloria," with Julie Carmen. Through the 80s, he played a string of eccentric and wild characters on TV shows such as "Eight Is Enough," "Taxi," "The Fall Guy," "Cheers" and "Newhart," but it was his role as the pseudo-pious Bible-thumping Reverend Amos Flavel in the raunchy 1983 high school comedy, "Porky's II: The Next Day," that made him prolific. He starred in the TV-Movie, "Gus Brown and Midnight Brewster," in 1985, and he had a starring role in the short-lived 1987 series, "All Is Forgiven." He continued to make several appearances in television with roles in "Knight Rider," "Punky Brewster," "Amazing Stories," "Mama's Family," "Marblehead Manor," "Full House," "Golden Girls," "Empty Nest," and "Wings" with Crystal Bernard. Besides comedies, he also had roles in "Dallas," "Dynasty," "L.A. Law," "Melrose Place," "Charmed" and "Days of Our Lives." He also appeared in the films, "Going to the Chapel," "The American Clock," "That Thing You Do!," "The Ransom of Red Chief," "Baby Geniuses," and "Punching Henry."
Listed as a notable actor by Marquis Who's Who, Bill Wiley enjoys playing golf, bridge and billiards in his down time.

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