William Conrad (John William Cann Jr., September 27, 1920 – February 11, 1994) was an American movie, television, stage, voice, radio actor, movie director, and movie producer. Conrad is known his television role as District Attorney J. L. "Fatman" McCabe in Jake and the Fatman.
Conrad was born on September 27, 1920 in Louisville, Kentucky. He was married to June Nelson from 1943 until her death in 1977. Then he was married to Tippy Stringer Huntly from 1980 until his death in 1994. He had a son, Christopher by his wife June. Conrad died on February 11, 1994 in Los Angeles, California from heart failure, aged 73.