Billy Campbell Biography

Updated On Feb 09, 2019 Published On Sep 06, 2015
Facts of Billy Campbell
Date of Birth: 1959 , July-7
Birth Nation: United States
Height: 6 Feet 4 Inch
Name Billy Campbell
Birth Name William Oliver Campbell
Nick Name Billy Campbell
Nationality American
Birth Place/City Charlottesville, Virginia, United States
Net Worth $2.5 million
Eye Color Blue
Hair Color Brown - Dark
Weight in KG 85 kg
Famous for Roles as Rick Sammler on Once and Again
Affair with Virginia Madsen(1981 - 88), Jennifer Connelly(1990 - 90)
Education Fork Union Military Academy
Awards People's Choice Award for Favorite Actor in a New TV Series
Online Presence Yes in Wiki and twitter
Movies More than 35 Movies
TV Show More Than 20 TV Show
Siblings David Campbell, John Campbell
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Billy Campbell, aka. William Oliver "Billy" Campbell, is an American actor. He is popular in the world for portraying his role in the movies like once and Again, Crime Story and The 4400.

Birth, Education, & Family Life

Billy was born in Charlottesville, Virginia, United States of America. He was also raised there. There is no information about his parents but there is some information about them but some bad news, that they were divorced when he was just two years old.

He also has two siblings and they are David Campbell and John Campbell. He received his formal education from Fork Union Military Academy and Western Albemarle High School.

Marriage, Affairs, & Children

Billy Campbell is not married yet, however, he is involved in romantic love affairs. He dated Jennifer Connelly from the start of 1991. She was also an actress and they were together as a co-star in the movie The Rocketeer. 

They remained in the love relationship for about half a decade and finally separated in 1996. They didn't have any children together. He was about to get married to her and make her a loving wife. 

Billy Campbell Career Details

Billy Campbell began his acting career since the start of the 1980s. He was interested in acting since his childhood days. He first appeared in the television shows, Family Ties, in 1980.

He gained his fame a little later when he played for Dynasty. He has also played his role in Star Trek: The Next Generation. He has also received lots of prestigious awards from his acting career.

What is Billy's net worth?

His net worth in 2019 is estimated at $1 million. Also, his wealth is expected to increase in the coming days. Likewise, his salary is also assumed to be high, but the details are unrevealed.

Billy Campbell facts on timeline

Born in Charlottesville, Virginia

July 7 , 1959

He was from a humble background. His parents got divorced when he was just two. Billy was born in Charlottesville, Virginia, United States of America. He was also raised there. He also has two siblings and they are David Campbell and John Campbell.

Born in Charlottesville, Virginia

July 7 , 1959

He was from a humble background. His parents got divorced when he was just two. Billy was born in Charlottesville, Virginia, United States of America. He was also raised there. He also has two siblings and they are David Campbell and John Campbell.

His parents got divorced

1961

There is no information about his parents but there is some information about them but some bad news, that they were divorced when he was just two years old. After that he was raised by her mother. He was also raised in Charlottesville, Virginia.

Began dating Jennifer Connelly

1991

Billy Campbell is not married yet, however, he is involved in romantic love affairs. He dated Jennifer Connelly from the start of 1991. She was also an actress and they were together as a co-star in the movie The Rocketeer. 

Broke up with Jennifer Connell

1996

He began his romantic relationship with Jennifer Connell from the start of 1991. They remained in the love relationship for about half a decade and finally separated in 1996. They didn't have any children together.

Began his acting career

1980

Billy Campbell began his acting career since the start of 1980s. He was interested in acting since his childhood days. He first appeared in the television shows, Family Ties, in 1980. Since then he appeared in several television shows.

First rose into prominence

1984

It was from the start of 1980, he began acting. However, during that time he didn't receive any fame and only got little money.  He gained his fame a little later when he played for Dynasty. He appeared in the fifth season of the Dynasty in 1985-1985.

Major movie role

1991

He started his acting career from the television series. It took him a decade to actually find his major movie role. In 1991, he appeared in The Rocketeer. It was a science fiction movie. He appeared in Bram Stoker's Dracula the following year.

Nominated in Online Film & Television Association

2000

In 2000, he was nominated in Online Film & Television Association for Best Actor in a New Drama Series. But he was not honored with this award. He was also nominated in this award the following year for Best Actor in a Drama Series.

Won People's Choice Awards, USA

2000

In 2000, he was honored by the People's Choice Awards, USA. He was nominated in this award for Favorite Male Performer in a New Television Series. The same year, he was also nominated in Golden Globes, USA.

Won Western Heritage Awards

2000

2000 was a year to remember for him. He was honored by several prestigious awards that year. He won Western Heritage Awards. He was nominated in this award for Fictional Television Drama. He shared this award with others.

Nominated in Satellite Awards

2002

He has been nominated in lots of prestigious awards from her acting career. In 2002, he was nominated in Satellite Awards for Best Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role in a Series. In 2000, he was also nominated in TV Guide Awards.

Listed in People magazine

2000

He has been actively involved in acting from the start of 1980. Since then he has made several television appearance and also made major movie role. In 2000, he was honored by People magazine; they listed him on their World's 50 Most Beautiful People list.

Took brake from acting career

2005

Billy Campbell full name William Oliver "Billy" Campbell is an American actor. He began acting since the start of 1980s. But after making him acting role for about two and half decade, in 2005 he took and break from his acting career. But it was just for a short time. 

Appeared as Abraham Lincoln

2013

In the honor of Abraham Lincoln, National Geographic television was making a movie relating to him. The story line of the movie was taken from the book of Bill O'Reilly and Martin Dugard's. In 2013, he appeared as Abraham Lincoln.