(played by David Carradine
) is the fictional titular character for whom the movie Kill Bill
is named. In the film, he is the leader of the Deadly Viper Assassination Squad
, which included his brother, Budd
). Bill's codename is "Snake Charmer". At some point he became the student of legendary swordsmith Hattori Hanzō
) and kung fu master Pai Mei
Deeply saddened by the apparent murder of one of his assassins (and his lover) Beatrix "Black Mamba" Kiddo
, aka "The Bride" (Uma Thurman
), Bill personally seeks out her killers only to find that she is still very much alive, trying to clear her past, and to start a new life with her unborn child.
Bill surfaces unannounced at Kiddo's wedding rehearsal at the Two Pines Wedding Chapel and promises not to interfere with her new life. When Bill meets Kiddo's fiancé, Kiddo covers for Bill by saying Bill is her father. Bill wishes Kiddo the best of luck as he moves to the bride's side of the wedding chapel. At the same time, the remainder of his assassin squad moves in from outside and massacres the entire wedding party. Bill delivers a final speech to Kiddo, after which he performs the coup de grâce
by shooting her in the head. Before he fires, Kiddo tells him that he is the father of her unborn child.
Kiddo miraculously survives the ordeal, but... Read More