Billy Dee Williams

BirthDay:

06 Apr 1937

BirthPlace:

New York City, New York, USA

BirthName:

William December Williams

Bio:

Billy Dee Williams was born William December Williams on April 6, 1937 in New York City. Billy Dee has notched up an impressive array of film and television appearances over the past 50+ years. He is easily best known to international film audiences as the roguish Lando Calrissian in the last two episodes of the original Star Wars-trilogy: Star Wars: Episode V - The Empire Strikes Back (1980) and Star Wars: Episode VI - Return of the Jedi (1983). Williams can also be seen on screen in Lady Sings the Blues (1972), Nighthawks (1981), Batman (1989), Moving Target (1996) and Undercover Brother (2002). A regular performer also in many fine quality television movies and television series.
Filmography

Actor ( 156 credits )

Star Wars: Detours (2016)  Lando Calrissian (2012) (voice)
Lego Star Wars: The Freemaker Adventures (2016)  Lando (1 episode, 2016)
The Man in 3B (2015) Cain
Lego Star Wars: Droid Tales (2015)  Lando Calrissian (2 episodes, 2015)
The Lego Movie (2014) Lando (voice)
Blood Lines (2014) Judge Devi
Star Wars Rebels (2014)  Lando Calrissian (2014) (unknown episodes)
The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon (2014)  Himself (1 episode, 2014)
The Rebels (2014)  Coach Paysinger (1 episode, 2014)
Fandom Workshop (2014)  Himself (1 episode, 2015)
The Drunken Peasants (2014)  Lando Calrissian (archive footage) (1 episode, 2015)
Unsung Hollywood (2014)  Himself (1 episode, 2015)
The Arsenio Hall Show (2013)  Himself - Guest (1 episode, 2014)
King of the Nerds (2013)  Himself - Judge (1 episode, 2014)
My Uncle Hector (2013) Himself
This Bitter Earth (2012) Joe Watkins
Reel Black Love (2012)
Key and Peele (2012)  Himself (1 episode, 2012)
The High Fructose Adventures of Annoying Orange (2012)  Old Carrot (1 episode, 2012)
Baggage Battles (2012) (1 episode, 2014)
Comic Book Men (2012)  Himself (1 episode, 2015)
Home & Family (2012)  Himself - Guest (1 episode, 2014)
The Con (2011) Himself
Dish Nation (2011) (1 episode, 2014)
Only in America with Larry the Cable Guy (2011)  Himself (1 episode, 2013)
The Most Interesting BLACK Man in the World (2011)  The Most Interesting Black Man in the World (1 episode
Man Up (2011)  Himself (1 episode, 2011)
A Football Life (2011)  Himself (1 episode, 2014)
Barry Munday (2010) Lonnie Green
Special Collector's Edition (2010)  Lando Calrissian (1 episode, 2014)
Access Hollywood Live (2010)  Himself (1 episode, 2014)
Mad (2010)  Attorney with a Booger / ... (1 episode, 2012)
Iron Core Talk (2010)  Himself (1 episode, 2011)
Fanboys (2009) Judge Reinhold
The Perfect Age of Rock 'n' Roll (2009) Ace Millstone
Modern Family (2009)  Billy Dee Williams (1 episode, 2013)
Glee (2009)  Andy Collins (1 episode, 2014)
White Collar (2009)  Bradford Toman / ... (1 episode, 2011)
The Cleveland Show (2009)  Lando Calrissian (1 episode, 2011)
Titan Maximum (2009)  Admiral Bitchface / ... (5 episodes, 2009)
Diary of a Single Mom (2009)  Uncle Bo (17 episodes, 2009-2011)
Red Carpet Report (2009)  Himself (1 episode, 2010)
iMurders (2008) Robert Delgado
Celebrity Ghost Stories (2008)  Himself (1 episode, 2012)
The Life & Times of Tim (2008)  Himself (1 episode, 2012)
Private Practice (2007)  Henry (1 episode, 2008)
Chelsea Lately (2007)  Himself - Contestant on 'Dancing with the Stars' (1 ep
General Hospital: Night Shift (2007)  Touissant DuBois / ... (25 episodes, 2007-2008)
Hood of Horror (2006) Pastor Charlie
FOX News First (2006)  Himself (1 episode, 2013)
Constellation (2005) Helms Boxer
The Boondocks (2005)  Himself (1 episode, 2010)
Dancing with the Stars (2005)  Himself - Contestant (9 episodes, 2014)
Robot Chicken (2005)  Fudge Turnover / ... (3 episodes, 2007-2014)
Weekends at the DL (2005)  God (1 episode, 2005)
In the Cutz (2005)  Himself - Guest (1 episode, 2006)
TV Land Confidential (2005)  Himself - Interviewee (1 episode, 2007)
Lost (2004)  Himself (1 episode, 2007)
Clubhouse (2004)  Billy Beaumont (1 episode, 2005)
Tavis Smiley (2004)  Himself (1 episode, 2007)
Oedipus (2004) Bartender (voice)
Today Will Be Yesterday Tomorrow (2003) Godot
NCIS (2003)  Leroy Jethro Moore (2 episodes, 2012-2014)
Jimmy Kimmel Live! (2003)  Himself / ... (7 episodes, 2006-2013)
Undercover Brother (2002) Gen. Warren Boutwell
The Last Place on Earth (2002) Dr. Davis
Half & Half (2002)  Otis 'Omar Funk' Wright (1 episode, 2004)
Street Time (2002)  Charles White (2 episodes, 2003)
Good Neighbor (2001) Sgt. Paul Davidson
Very Heavy Love (2001) Dante Brown
Scrubs (2001)  Himself (1 episode, 2006)
L.A. Pool Party (2001)  Himself (1 episode, 2001)
The Ladies Man (2000) Lester
The Visit (2000) Henry
Gideon's Crossing (2000)  Clark Boies (3 episodes, 2001)
18 Wheels of Justice (2000)  Burton Hardesty (26 episodes, 2000-2001)
The Contract (1999) Senator Harmon
Code Name: Eternity (1999)  Dr. Jim Graham (1 episode, 2000)
ESPN SportsCentury (1999)  Himself (1 episode, 2001)
Woo (1998) Himself (uncredited)
That '70s Show (1998)  Pastor Dan (1 episode, 2004)
The Hughleys (1998)  Jerry Rose (2 episodes, 1999-2001)
Hollywood Squares (1998)  Himself (5 episodes, 2002)
Steel Sharks (1997) Adm. Jim Perry
The View (1997)  Himself (1 episode, 2007)
The Prince (1996) Jamie Hicks
Moving Target (1996) Detective Don Racine
Mask of Death (1996) Agent Jeffries
Promised Land (1996)  Lennie Trebant (1 episode, 1999)
Lonesome Dove: The Series (1994)  Aaron Grayson (2 episodes, 1994)
Hollywood Beat (1993)  Himself - Guest (1 episode, 2001)
Late Night with Conan O'Brien (1993)  Himself (2 episodes, 1994-1995)
Giant Steps (1992) Slate Thompson
Martin (1992)  Himself (1 episode, 1993)
The Big Breakfast (1992)  Himself (1 episode, 2001)
The Jacksons: An American Dream (1992)  Berry Gordy (2 episodes, 1992)
Driving Me Crazy (1991) Max
Secret Agent OO Soul (1990) Secret Agent Zero
In Living Color (1990)  Himself (1 episode, 1990)
Batman (1989) Harvey Dent
The Arsenio Hall Show (1989)  Himself (2 episodes, 1989-1991)
Live with Kelly and Michael (1988)  Himself (2 episodes, 1989-1990)
Inside Edition (1988)  Himself (1 episode, 2014)
Deadly Illusion (1987) Hamberger
Number One with a Bullet (1987) Det. Hazeltine
A Different World (1987)  Langston Paige (1 episode, 1993)
Wiseguy (1987)  Jesse Hains (1 episode, 1990)
The Oprah Winfrey Show (1986)  Himself (1 episode, 2011)
Closeups (1986)  Himself (1 episode, 1999)
227 (1985)  Billy Dee Hasbro / ... (2 episodes, 1986-1989)
Double Dare (1985)  Billy Diamond (unknown episodes)
America (1985)  Himself (1 episode, 1985)
Fear City (1984) Al Wheeler
Marvin & Tige (1983) Richard Davis
Star Wars: Episode VI - Return of the Jedi (1983) Lando Calrissian
Ebony/Jet Showcase (1982)  Himself (1 episode, 1985)
CBS Early Morning News (1982)  Himself (1 episode, 1984)
Nighthawks (1981) Sgt. Matthew Fox
Dynasty (1981)  Brady Lloyd (5 episodes, 1984-1985)
Entertainment Tonight (1981)  Himself (1 episode, 2008)
Star Wars: Episode V - The Empire Strikes Back (1980) Lando Calrissian
The John Davidson Show (1980)  Himself (1 episode, 1980)
Kids Are People, Too (1978)  Himself (2 episodes, 1980-1982)
The Bingo Long Traveling All-Stars & Motor Kings (1976) Bingo Long (P)
Mahogany (1975) Brian
The Jeffersons (1975)  Billy Dee Williams (1 episode, 1978)
Good Morning America (1975)  Himself (1 episode, 1990)
Sammy and Company (1975)  Himself (1 episode, 1977)
Lola! (1975) (1 episode, 1976)
The Conversation (1974) Man in Yellow Hat (uncredited)
The Take (1974) Sneed
Dinah! (1974)  Himself (2 episodes, 1974-1976)
Hit! (1973) Nick Allen
Lady Sings the Blues (1972) Louis McKay
The Final Comedown (1972) Johnny Johnson
The Out of Towners (1970) Lost & Found - Boston
Dan August (1970)  Steve MacAdams (1 episode, 1971)
The Most Deadly Game (1970)  Claude Miles (1 episode, 1970)
Sesame Street (1969)  Himself (1 episode, 1988)
The New People (1969)  Heath (1 episode, 1969)
Mod Squad (1968)  Dr. Goodson (1 episode, 1971)
Premiere (1968)  Dan Gardner / ... (2 episodes, 1968)
Coronet Blue (1967)  The Second Technician (1 episode, 1967)
NBC Experiment in Television (1967) (1 episode, 1969)
New York, New York (1967)  Himself (1 episode, 1976)
Mission: Impossible (1966)  Hank Benton (1 episode, 1971)
The F.B.I. (1965)  Edward Tobin / ... (3 episodes, 1969-1970)
Another World (1964)  Assistant D.A. (1960s) (unknown episodes)
General Hospital (1963)  Toussiant DuBois / ... (5 episodes, 2009)
The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson (1962)  Himself (1 episode, 1991)
The Doctors and the Nurses (1962)  Patrolman Cash (1 episode, 1965)
The Defenders (1961)  Private Austin George (1 episode, 1964)
The Mike Douglas Show (1961)  Himself / ... (2 episodes, 1976-1980)
The Last Angry Man (1959) Josh Quincy
Look Up and Live (1954) (2 episodes, 1959)
Guiding Light (1952)  Dr. Jim Frazier #1 (1966) (unknown episodes)

Writer ( 1 credit )

The Jeffersons (1975) (1 episode, 1984)