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William Utay
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William Utay played dual roles as eccentric tycoon turned hobo Phil Sanders and his twin brother Will Sanders on Night Court.
General Actor Information
Birth name: William Madans Utay
Born: (1947-12-07) December 7, 1947 (age 73)
Birthplace Dallas, Texas, U.S.
Years active: 1982-present
Appearances/Series information
Appeared on: Night Court
appeared in:
35 in Seasons 2-9
Appears as: Phil Sanders / Will Sanders / Ivan Brewster

William Utay (September 7, 1947) appears in two recurring roles on Night Court, first as stockbroker turned eccentric derelict Phil Sanders in Seasons 2 thru 9 (26 episodes), then as his evil twin brother, successful lawyer Will Sanders for eight more episodes in Season 9. He made his first appearance on the show as Ivan Brewster in the Season 2 episode "Pick a Number".


William first appeared on daytime in September 1997 as Dr. Rolf, one of Stefano's loyal henchmen, on Days of our Lives. Utay's Rolf was written off in June 2003 but made a return from June 2007 to September 2008. Utay appeared in 2012's What Are Friends For?.


  • Dr. Wilhelm Rolf on Days of our Lives (09/19/1997-06/18/2003; 06/04/2007-09/24/2008)

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